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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 19 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.95% 2.38% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 2.59% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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 Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89 193 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 84.76% 91.90% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 144 160
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the Midlands

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) Essbase
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Essbase
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft