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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 466 457 382
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -75
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 170 201 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.41% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.44% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 143 164 236
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,077 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
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
41807 46178 42162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.82% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35269 38303 35650
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 +36 65 £60,000 +14.28% 6
Harrow - 6 £47,500 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

1 318 (100.00%) Oracle
2 317 (99.69%) Oracle Database
3 231 (72.64%) Oracle RAC
4 199 (62.58%) SQL
5 184 (57.86%) Data Guard
6 178 (55.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 143 (44.97%) Linux
8 139 (43.71%) Performance Tuning
9 130 (40.88%) Finance
10 125 (39.31%) SQL Server
11 109 (34.28%) UNIX
12 105 (33.02%) Oracle Database 10g
13 102 (32.08%) PL/SQL
14 98 (30.82%) Oracle RMAN
15 75 (23.58%) Oracle Certification
16 73 (22.96%) OCP
17 61 (19.18%) Disaster Recovery
18 59 (18.55%) Red Hat
19 58 (18.24%) Banking
20 57 (17.92%) WebLogic
21 55 (17.30%) Oracle EBS
22 54 (16.98%) High Availability
23 53 (16.67%) Clustering
24 51 (16.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 51 (16.04%) Shell Script
24 51 (16.04%) Oracle Database 12c
25 50 (15.72%) Oracle Exadata
26 48 (15.09%) Windows
27 46 (14.47%) ITIL
28 43 (13.52%) Oracle Applications

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 57 (17.92%) WebLogic
2 35 (11.01%) Oracle Coherence
3 15 (4.72%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (3.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.89%) IIS
6 4 (1.26%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (0.63%) JBoss
7 2 (0.63%) Apache
7 2 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 55 (17.30%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (13.52%) Oracle Applications
3 42 (13.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (2.20%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (1.57%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 4 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.46%) SAN
1 11 (3.46%) Internet
2 7 (2.20%) DNS
3 6 (1.89%) LDAP
4 4 (1.26%) LAN
4 4 (1.26%) WAN
4 4 (1.26%) NAS
5 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.63%) Firewall
7 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (99.69%) Oracle Database
2 178 (55.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 125 (39.31%) SQL Server
4 105 (33.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 51 (16.04%) Oracle Database 12c
6 50 (15.72%) Oracle Exadata
7 42 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (12.26%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (11.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 36 (11.32%) Oracle BI EE
11 34 (10.69%) Relational Database
12 33 (10.38%) Oracle Reports
13 25 (7.86%) RDBMS
14 18 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (5.03%) MySQL
16 13 (4.09%) Oracle9i Database
17 12 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
18 11 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 9 (2.83%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.94%) Subversion
2 3 (0.94%) ProC
3 1 (0.31%) JIRA
3 1 (0.31%) Maven
3 1 (0.31%) Ant
General
1 130 (40.88%) Finance
2 58 (18.24%) Banking
3 18 (5.66%) Financial Institution
4 11 (3.46%) Retail
5 9 (2.83%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.26%) International Banking
6 4 (1.26%) Private Banking
7 3 (0.94%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.49%) JDBC
2 23 (7.23%) Middleware
2 23 (7.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 19 (5.97%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.26%) CGI
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (0.31%) OC4J
6 1 (0.31%) Java EE
6 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.31%) Web Services
6 1 (0.31%) XML
6 1 (0.31%) XSL
6 1 (0.31%) XSLT
6 1 (0.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.67%) Clustering
2 41 (12.89%) Replication
3 17 (5.35%) Oracle Exalogic
4 16 (5.03%) Derivative
5 14 (4.40%) Statistics
5 14 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.09%) Kindle
7 10 (3.14%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.14%) Physics
8 7 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.57%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.57%) CMDB
9 5 (1.57%) HACMP
10 4 (1.26%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.94%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.63%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 143 (44.97%) Linux
2 109 (34.28%) UNIX
3 51 (16.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (15.09%) Windows
5 26 (8.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (5.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (4.40%) AIX
8 11 (3.46%) Solaris
9 6 (1.89%) SUSE
9 6 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (43.71%) Performance Tuning
2 61 (19.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 54 (16.98%) High Availability
4 46 (14.47%) ITIL
5 30 (9.43%) Database Security
6 25 (7.86%) Database Tuning
7 23 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (6.92%) Migration
8 22 (6.92%) Change Management
8 22 (6.92%) SOA
9 19 (5.97%) Performance Analysis
9 19 (5.97%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (5.35%) Change Control
11 16 (5.03%) ERP
12 15 (4.72%) Configuration Management
13 13 (4.09%) ETL
14 12 (3.77%) Performance Management
14 12 (3.77%) Database Mirroring
15 11 (3.46%) Data Management
15 11 (3.46%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 199 (62.58%) SQL
2 102 (32.08%) PL/SQL
3 51 (16.04%) Shell Script
4 36 (11.32%) Java
5 19 (5.97%) Perl
6 18 (5.66%) C
7 9 (2.83%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.52%) Korn
8 8 (2.52%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.20%) Python
10 6 (1.89%) AWK
10 6 (1.89%) sed
10 6 (1.89%) Bourne shell
11 4 (1.26%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.31%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 75 (23.58%) Oracle Certification
2 73 (22.96%) OCP
3 39 (12.26%) Degree
4 34 (10.69%) Security Cleared
5 19 (5.97%) HND
5 19 (5.97%) SC Cleared
6 13 (4.09%) IBM Certification
6 13 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (4.09%) MCITP
7 12 (3.77%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.31%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.97%) SLA
2 13 (4.09%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.52%) QA
4 5 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 231 (72.64%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (6.29%) Oracle Clusterware
3 6 (1.89%) Firmware
4 5 (1.57%) PowerHA
4 5 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 184 (57.86%) Data Guard
2 98 (30.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (5.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (5.03%) Oracle Flashback
5 6 (1.89%) HP SIM
6 5 (1.57%) SCCM
6 5 (1.57%) WSUS
6 5 (1.57%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.31%) Puppet
8 1 (0.31%) Nagios
8 1 (0.31%) Foglight
Vendors
1 318 (100.00%) Oracle
2 59 (18.55%) Red Hat
3 36 (11.32%) Microsoft
4 28 (8.81%) VMware
5 27 (8.49%) IBM
6 20 (6.29%) Hyperion
7 13 (4.09%) HP
8 8 (2.52%) NetApp
8 8 (2.52%) 3PAR
9 7 (2.20%) Hitachi
10 5 (1.57%) Symantec
10 5 (1.57%) Remedy
10 5 (1.57%) CA
11 4 (1.26%) EMC
11 4 (1.26%) Informatica
11 4 (1.26%) Brocade
12 3 (0.94%) Sybase
12 3 (0.94%) SAP
13 2 (0.63%) Veritas
13 2 (0.63%) Tableau
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