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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 367 387 448
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +61
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 285 261 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.61% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 258 235 170
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
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 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +38 84 £55,000 -6.38% 8
Wimbledon - 4 £60,000 -
Surbiton - 3 £65,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -8 2 £53,750 +13.15% 1
Docklands, London - 2 £75,250 -
Romford - 1 £40,000 -
Carshalton - 1 £47,500 -
Croydon - 1 £57,500 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 534 (100.00%) Oracle
2 512 (95.88%) Oracle Database
3 364 (68.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 337 (63.11%) Oracle RAC
5 306 (57.30%) Data Guard
6 257 (48.13%) Linux
7 247 (46.25%) SQL
8 219 (41.01%) Oracle RMAN
9 216 (40.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 193 (36.14%) Finance
11 183 (34.27%) Oracle EBS
12 178 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 178 (33.33%) UNIX
13 165 (30.90%) Performance Tuning
14 160 (29.96%) Oracle EBS R12
15 154 (28.84%) Oracle Applications
16 139 (26.03%) PL/SQL
17 136 (25.47%) WebLogic
18 104 (19.48%) Oracle BI EE
19 102 (19.10%) Shell Script
20 95 (17.79%) Oracle Exadata
21 88 (16.48%) Windows
22 86 (16.10%) Relational Database
23 82 (15.36%) RDBMS
24 77 (14.42%) SOA
25 76 (14.23%) Middleware
26 73 (13.67%) Banking
27 69 (12.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
28 68 (12.73%) Oracle Fusion
29 60 (11.24%) Clustering

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 136 (25.47%) WebLogic
2 39 (7.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 25 (4.68%) Oracle Application Server
4 13 (2.43%) Oracle UPK
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 183 (34.27%) Oracle EBS
2 160 (29.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 154 (28.84%) Oracle Applications
4 39 (7.30%) Oracle 11i
5 17 (3.18%) Oracle Payables
5 17 (3.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 17 (3.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 15 (2.81%) Oracle ERP
7 13 (2.43%) Oracle Financials
8 10 (1.87%) HFM
9 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.68%) SAN
2 24 (4.49%) Internet
3 3 (0.56%) LDAP
4 2 (0.37%) InfiniBand
5 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.19%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (95.88%) Oracle Database
2 364 (68.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 216 (40.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 178 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 104 (19.48%) Oracle BI EE
6 95 (17.79%) Oracle Exadata
7 86 (16.10%) Relational Database
8 82 (15.36%) RDBMS
9 59 (11.05%) Oracle Database 12c
10 45 (8.43%) SQLPlus
11 44 (8.24%) Oracle9i Database
12 43 (8.05%) Oracle Discoverer
13 35 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
14 34 (6.37%) Oracle Reports
15 28 (5.24%) MySQL
15 28 (5.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (4.31%) Oracle OLAP
16 23 (4.31%) OLAP
17 20 (3.75%) OLTP
18 19 (3.56%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 14 (2.62%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (2.25%) Toad
3 10 (1.87%) Maven
3 10 (1.87%) JIRA
3 10 (1.87%) Ant
4 3 (0.56%) Subversion
5 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 193 (36.14%) Finance
2 73 (13.67%) Banking
3 18 (3.37%) Investment Banking
4 10 (1.87%) Law
4 10 (1.87%) Games
5 7 (1.31%) Retail
6 4 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Electronics
9 1 (0.19%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (14.23%) Middleware
2 68 (12.73%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (1.87%) Java EE
4 6 (1.12%) XML
5 2 (0.37%) COM
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (0.19%) J2EE
6 1 (0.19%) JDBC
6 1 (0.19%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.24%) Clustering
2 30 (5.62%) Oracle Exalogic
3 26 (4.87%) Replication
4 13 (2.43%) Spread Betting
5 12 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.87%) Statistics
7 8 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.94%) Fat Client
8 5 (0.94%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.75%) HACMP
9 4 (0.75%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.37%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.37%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.37%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.37%) Derivative
11 1 (0.19%) DTV
11 1 (0.19%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 257 (48.13%) Linux
2 178 (33.33%) UNIX
3 88 (16.48%) Windows
4 49 (9.18%) Solaris
5 42 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (5.81%) AIX
7 13 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.43%) SUSE
8 8 (1.50%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (1.31%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (30.90%) Performance Tuning
2 77 (14.42%) SOA
3 60 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (6.18%) Performance Management
5 33 (6.18%) High Availability
6 28 (5.24%) Root Cause Analysis
6 28 (5.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 26 (4.87%) ERP
8 25 (4.68%) Incident Management
9 22 (4.12%) Change Management
9 22 (4.12%) Database Tuning
10 21 (3.93%) Migration
11 20 (3.75%) Problem Management
12 19 (3.56%) E-Commerce
12 19 (3.56%) ITIL
13 18 (3.37%) ETL
14 15 (2.81%) Database Security
14 15 (2.81%) Mentoring
15 13 (2.43%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 247 (46.25%) SQL
2 139 (26.03%) PL/SQL
3 102 (19.10%) Shell Script
4 29 (5.43%) Perl
5 16 (3.00%) PowerHouse
6 15 (2.81%) Java
7 14 (2.62%) Python
8 13 (2.43%) sed
8 13 (2.43%) Bourne shell
8 13 (2.43%) AWK
9 10 (1.87%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.12%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.94%) Korn
11 5 (0.94%) C
12 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (8.61%) Security Cleared
2 29 (5.43%) Oracle Certification
3 28 (5.24%) Degree
4 24 (4.49%) OCP
5 21 (3.93%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.06%) OCA
7 8 (1.50%) ACCA
7 8 (1.50%) CIMA
8 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.31%) SLA
2 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 337 (63.11%) Oracle RAC
2 219 (41.01%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (2.43%) Firmware
4 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.75%) PowerHA
6 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 306 (57.30%) Data Guard
2 69 (12.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (2.43%) HP SIM
4 7 (1.31%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (0.94%) Foglight
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 534 (100.00%) Oracle
2 59 (11.05%) Red Hat
3 32 (5.99%) NetApp
4 26 (4.87%) Microsoft
5 19 (3.56%) Hyperion
5 19 (3.56%) Informatica
6 15 (2.81%) Sybase
7 13 (2.43%) Retek
8 9 (1.69%) IBM
9 5 (0.94%) Murex
9 5 (0.94%) HP
9 5 (0.94%) VMware
10 3 (0.56%) BI-SAM
11 2 (0.37%) BMC
11 2 (0.37%) Sun
11 2 (0.37%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.37%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.37%) Symantec
11 2 (0.37%) Remedy
12 1 (0.19%) SAP
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits and 5k+ on call
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + pension, bonus, holiday
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, overtime, holiday
Posted: 26 days ago