The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank - 66 69
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.49% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.51% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.02%
Oracle DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
569 590 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.36% 96.88% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 465 513 554
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Merseyside

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Database Security
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle