The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank - 85 73
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.74% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.77% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £48,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1086 1038 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.66% 96.29% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 955 893 650
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Oracle DBA
South East

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Kent region.

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Kent

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Oracle DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Oracle DBA in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) Data Guard
2 6 (85.71%) Replication
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) SRDF
4 4 (57.14%) HACMP
4 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) EMC
4 4 (57.14%) AIX
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (42.86%) OCP
5 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Oracle DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Oracle DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 4 (57.14%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (42.86%) OCP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (57.14%) SRDF
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Data Guard
2 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) EMC