The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 385 351 462
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +111
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 268 304 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.68% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.73% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 240 273 162
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
Oracle DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42753 41632 47612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35655 35019 41251
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in London

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in London

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in London

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
City of London +18 80 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Romford - 2 £40,000 -
Croydon -7 1 £57,500 +9.52%
Carshalton - 1 £47,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £85,000 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 496 (100.00%) Oracle
2 476 (95.97%) Oracle Database
3 343 (69.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 296 (59.68%) Oracle RAC
5 285 (57.46%) Data Guard
6 243 (48.99%) Linux
7 237 (47.78%) SQL
8 214 (43.15%) Oracle Database 10g
9 202 (40.73%) Oracle RMAN
10 182 (36.69%) Finance
11 164 (33.06%) Oracle EBS
11 164 (33.06%) UNIX
12 163 (32.86%) SQL Server
13 159 (32.06%) Performance Tuning
14 150 (30.24%) Oracle EBS R12
15 141 (28.43%) PL/SQL
16 139 (28.02%) Oracle Applications
17 127 (25.60%) WebLogic
18 97 (19.56%) Shell Script
18 97 (19.56%) Oracle BI EE
19 84 (16.94%) Windows
20 82 (16.53%) Relational Database
21 77 (15.52%) SOA
22 76 (15.32%) RDBMS
23 74 (14.92%) Oracle Exadata
24 71 (14.31%) Banking
25 70 (14.11%) Middleware
26 69 (13.91%) Clustering
27 64 (12.90%) Red Hat
28 59 (11.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 127 (25.60%) WebLogic
2 46 (9.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (3.83%) Oracle Application Server
4 13 (2.62%) Oracle UPK
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.20%) Jetty
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (0.81%) MS Office
1 4 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 164 (33.06%) Oracle EBS
2 150 (30.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 139 (28.02%) Oracle Applications
4 39 (7.86%) Oracle 11i
5 15 (3.02%) Oracle General Ledger
5 15 (3.02%) Oracle Payables
5 15 (3.02%) Oracle Receivables
6 12 (2.42%) HFM
7 10 (2.02%) Oracle ERP
8 8 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.87%) SAN
2 20 (4.03%) Internet
3 2 (0.40%) LDAP
3 2 (0.40%) InfiniBand
4 1 (0.20%) SMTP
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
4 1 (0.20%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 476 (95.97%) Oracle Database
2 343 (69.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 214 (43.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 163 (32.86%) SQL Server
5 97 (19.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 82 (16.53%) Relational Database
7 76 (15.32%) RDBMS
8 74 (14.92%) Oracle Exadata
9 47 (9.48%) Oracle Database 12c
10 42 (8.47%) SQLPlus
11 41 (8.27%) Oracle9i Database
12 34 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
12 34 (6.85%) Oracle Discoverer
13 31 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (5.65%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (5.24%) MySQL
16 23 (4.64%) OLTP
17 22 (4.44%) OLAP
17 22 (4.44%) Oracle OLAP
18 20 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (3.02%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (2.02%) Toad
3 6 (1.21%) Maven
3 6 (1.21%) JIRA
3 6 (1.21%) Ant
4 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.40%) Subversion
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 182 (36.69%) Finance
2 71 (14.31%) Banking
3 15 (3.02%) Investment Banking
4 11 (2.22%) Retail
5 9 (1.81%) Law
6 8 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.21%) Games
8 4 (0.81%) Online Betting
8 4 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.60%) Marketing
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
10 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (14.11%) Middleware
2 59 (11.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (1.61%) XML
4 6 (1.21%) Java EE
5 4 (0.81%) JDBC
6 3 (0.60%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.40%) Django
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle Streams
7 2 (0.40%) HTML
8 1 (0.20%) .NET
8 1 (0.20%) J2EE
8 1 (0.20%) COM
8 1 (0.20%) SOAP
8 1 (0.20%) ODBC
8 1 (0.20%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.91%) Clustering
2 26 (5.24%) Oracle Exalogic
3 21 (4.23%) Replication
4 15 (3.02%) Firmware
5 12 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.02%) Hedge funds
7 9 (1.81%) Spread Betting
8 6 (1.21%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.21%) Statistics
9 4 (0.81%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.81%) HACMP
10 2 (0.40%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.20%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.20%) Streaming Media
11 1 (0.20%) Derivative
11 1 (0.20%) DTV
11 1 (0.20%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 243 (48.99%) Linux
2 164 (33.06%) UNIX
3 84 (16.94%) Windows
4 49 (9.88%) Solaris
5 42 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (5.85%) AIX
7 17 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (3.02%) SUSE
9 8 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (1.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (32.06%) Performance Tuning
2 77 (15.52%) SOA
3 58 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
4 56 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (5.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 27 (5.44%) High Availability
7 26 (5.24%) Performance Monitoring
8 24 (4.84%) Incident Management
8 24 (4.84%) Problem Management
9 23 (4.64%) E-Commerce
9 23 (4.64%) Performance Management
10 22 (4.44%) Migration
11 21 (4.23%) ERP
11 21 (4.23%) ITIL
12 20 (4.03%) Capacity Planning
13 18 (3.63%) Change Management
14 17 (3.43%) ETL
14 17 (3.43%) Mentoring
15 16 (3.23%) Database Tuning
15 16 (3.23%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 237 (47.78%) SQL
2 141 (28.43%) PL/SQL
3 97 (19.56%) Shell Script
4 32 (6.45%) Perl
5 17 (3.43%) Java
6 15 (3.02%) AWK
6 15 (3.02%) Bourne shell
6 15 (3.02%) sed
7 13 (2.62%) Python
8 12 (2.42%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.21%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.01%) PowerHouse
10 5 (1.01%) C
11 4 (0.81%) Korn
12 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.40%) Clojure
13 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (8.87%) Security Cleared
2 40 (8.06%) Oracle Certification
3 27 (5.44%) OCP
4 20 (4.03%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.23%) Degree
6 11 (2.22%) OCA
7 2 (0.40%) ACCA
7 2 (0.40%) CIMA
8 1 (0.20%) MCTS
8 1 (0.20%) MCITP
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.01%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.60%) SLA
2 3 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 296 (59.68%) Oracle RAC
2 202 (40.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.81%) PowerHA
5 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 285 (57.46%) Data Guard
2 59 (11.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (3.02%) HP SIM
4 13 (2.62%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (1.21%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (1.01%) Foglight
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 496 (100.00%) Oracle
2 64 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 35 (7.06%) NetApp
4 22 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 20 (4.03%) Sybase
6 17 (3.43%) Informatica
7 16 (3.23%) Hyperion
8 13 (2.62%) Retek
9 7 (1.41%) IBM
10 5 (1.01%) Murex
10 5 (1.01%) HP
10 5 (1.01%) VMware
10 5 (1.01%) Netezza
11 3 (0.60%) BI-SAM
12 2 (0.40%) Vertica
12 2 (0.40%) BMC
12 2 (0.40%) Sun
12 2 (0.40%) SAP
12 2 (0.40%) Pegasus
13 1 (0.20%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
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Salary: £54000 - £57000 per annum
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Salary: £52000 - £54000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus package
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35,000 per year
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Salary: £350 - £500 per day
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