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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 473 473 414
Rank change year-on-year
0 -59
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 142 141 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.33% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.36% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 128 113 196
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 34 £58,750 +17.50% 6
Surbiton -7 1 £65,000 +36.84%
Harrow - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £65,000 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 420 (100.00%) Oracle
2 411 (97.86%) Oracle Database
3 285 (67.86%) Oracle RAC
4 258 (61.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 234 (55.71%) Data Guard
6 224 (53.33%) SQL
7 196 (46.67%) Linux
8 173 (41.19%) Oracle RMAN
9 158 (37.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 155 (36.90%) Performance Tuning
11 142 (33.81%) Finance
12 127 (30.24%) SQL Server
13 123 (29.29%) PL/SQL
14 121 (28.81%) UNIX
15 116 (27.62%) Oracle EBS
16 101 (24.05%) WebLogic
17 90 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
18 81 (19.29%) Oracle Applications
19 77 (18.33%) Shell Script
20 76 (18.10%) Windows
21 72 (17.14%) Oracle Exadata
22 67 (15.95%) Banking
23 66 (15.71%) Oracle BI EE
24 55 (13.10%) Disaster Recovery
25 51 (12.14%) Oracle Certification
26 49 (11.67%) Clustering
27 47 (11.19%) OCP
27 47 (11.19%) Red Hat
28 46 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
29 45 (10.71%) Replication

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 101 (24.05%) WebLogic
2 22 (5.24%) Oracle Application Server
3 13 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (2.14%) Oracle Coherence
5 8 (1.90%) Oracle UPK
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (0.71%) IIS
7 2 (0.48%) Apache
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 116 (27.62%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 81 (19.29%) Oracle Applications
4 19 (4.52%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (3.10%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (2.14%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (1.90%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.71%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.95%) SAN
2 13 (3.10%) Internet
3 4 (0.95%) LDAP
4 3 (0.71%) NAS
4 3 (0.71%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) HTTP
5 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (97.86%) Oracle Database
2 258 (61.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 158 (37.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 127 (30.24%) SQL Server
5 72 (17.14%) Oracle Exadata
6 66 (15.71%) Oracle BI EE
7 46 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
9 41 (9.76%) Oracle Database 12c
10 36 (8.57%) Relational Database
11 32 (7.62%) MySQL
12 27 (6.43%) Oracle Discoverer
13 26 (6.19%) RDBMS
14 18 (4.29%) SQLPlus
15 16 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (3.81%) Oracle9i Database
16 13 (3.10%) Essbase
17 12 (2.86%) OLAP
18 11 (2.62%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (2.62%) Maven
2 11 (2.62%) JIRA
2 11 (2.62%) Ant
3 4 (0.95%) Subversion
4 3 (0.71%) ProC
5 2 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 142 (33.81%) Finance
2 67 (15.95%) Banking
3 13 (3.10%) Games
4 12 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.67%) Retail
5 7 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.19%) Law
7 4 (0.95%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.24%) Middleware
2 42 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (2.62%) Java EE
4 9 (2.14%) JDBC
5 4 (0.95%) COM
6 2 (0.48%) J2EE
7 1 (0.24%) OC4J
7 1 (0.24%) Web Services
7 1 (0.24%) XML
7 1 (0.24%) XSL
7 1 (0.24%) XSLT
7 1 (0.24%) ODBC
7 1 (0.24%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.67%) Clustering
2 45 (10.71%) Replication
3 20 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.52%) Oracle Exalogic
5 18 (4.29%) Statistics
6 10 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.38%) Physics
7 9 (2.14%) Spread Betting
8 6 (1.43%) Kindle
9 4 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.95%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.95%) Derivative
9 4 (0.95%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.71%) HACMP
10 3 (0.71%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.24%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.24%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 196 (46.67%) Linux
2 121 (28.81%) UNIX
3 76 (18.10%) Windows
4 34 (8.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (6.67%) Solaris
7 16 (3.81%) AIX
8 15 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (3.10%) SUSE
9 13 (3.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.48%) HPUX
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (36.90%) Performance Tuning
2 55 (13.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (9.29%) Performance Management
4 35 (8.33%) High Availability
4 35 (8.33%) SOA
5 28 (6.67%) ITIL
6 25 (5.95%) Incident Management
6 25 (5.95%) Database Tuning
7 24 (5.71%) Change Management
8 23 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (4.76%) ERP
9 20 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 20 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
10 19 (4.52%) Database Security
11 18 (4.29%) Problem Management
12 15 (3.57%) Migration
13 11 (2.62%) Mentoring
13 11 (2.62%) DevOps
14 10 (2.38%) Database Theory
14 10 (2.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 224 (53.33%) SQL
2 123 (29.29%) PL/SQL
3 77 (18.33%) Shell Script
4 29 (6.90%) Perl
5 28 (6.67%) Java
6 16 (3.81%) Python
7 15 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 13 (3.10%) Bourne shell
8 13 (3.10%) AWK
8 13 (3.10%) sed
9 10 (2.38%) C
10 4 (0.95%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.24%) Korn
11 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.24%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 51 (12.14%) Oracle Certification
2 47 (11.19%) OCP
3 44 (10.48%) Degree
3 44 (10.48%) Security Cleared
4 29 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.62%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.90%) CIMA
6 8 (1.90%) ACCA
7 6 (1.43%) IBM Certification
7 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.43%) MCITP
8 5 (1.19%) OCA
9 4 (0.95%) HND
10 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.24%) SLA
2 8 (1.90%) QA
3 6 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 285 (67.86%) Oracle RAC
2 173 (41.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (3.10%) Firmware
4 4 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.71%) PowerHA
6 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 234 (55.71%) Data Guard
2 36 (8.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (3.10%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.48%) Foglight
4 2 (0.48%) Unicenter
4 2 (0.48%) SCCM
4 2 (0.48%) WSUS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 420 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (11.19%) Red Hat
3 41 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.71%) NetApp
5 20 (4.76%) IBM
5 20 (4.76%) Hyperion
6 10 (2.38%) Sybase
7 9 (2.14%) Retek
8 7 (1.67%) VMware
9 6 (1.43%) Hitachi
9 6 (1.43%) Remedy
9 6 (1.43%) Informatica
10 5 (1.19%) EMC
11 3 (0.71%) SAP
11 3 (0.71%) Symantec
12 2 (0.48%) CA
12 2 (0.48%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.24%) MapR
13 1 (0.24%) Tableau
13 1 (0.24%) 3PAR
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