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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 18 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.81% 1.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,700 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -5.11%
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
102 222 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.93% 89.16% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 58 158 135
Average salary £46,750 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,600 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) OCP
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (50.00%) SQLPlus
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Exalogic
7 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (25.00%) Middleware
7 2 (25.00%) MySQL
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (25.00%) OCA

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
3 4 (50.00%) SQLPlus
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (12.50%) Essbase
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) OCP
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (25.00%) OCA
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Hyperion