The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 84 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 13 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.18% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%
Oracle DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1069 1002 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.09% 96.91% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 945 908 922
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Kent

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 11 £32,500 -
Oracle DBA
South East

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 25 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (73.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 22 (73.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 19 (63.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 19 (63.33%) Oracle EBS
5 19 (63.33%) SOA
5 19 (63.33%) Hyperion
5 19 (63.33%) Middleware
5 19 (63.33%) Oracle Discoverer
5 19 (63.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 19 (63.33%) RDBMS
6 18 (60.00%) Solaris
6 18 (60.00%) Linux
6 18 (60.00%) Unix
6 18 (60.00%) Sun
6 18 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (56.67%) SC Cleared
8 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 9 (30.00%) Manufacturing
10 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (26.67%) Degree
11 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (20.00%) Data Structures
13 5 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
13 5 (16.67%) SQL Server

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 25 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 19 (63.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 19 (63.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 19 (63.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (6.67%) OLTP
8 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (20.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (10.00%) BBC
6 2 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
1 18 (60.00%) Solaris
1 18 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) SOA
2 4 (13.33%) People Management
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
1 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 17 (56.67%) SC Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (13.33%) OCA
5 4 (13.33%) OCP
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.67%) MCSA
7 2 (6.67%) MCSE
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (73.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (63.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (63.33%) Hyperion
3 18 (60.00%) Sun
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Red Gate
6 3 (10.00%) Capita