The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 194 221 190
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 66 38 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.98% 0.51% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.54% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 57 29 42
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,800 £50,644
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6406 7073 6487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.55% 94.76% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5333 5773 5586
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the North West

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the North West

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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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
Manchester +20 32 £45,000 - 2
Cumbria - 17 £32,500 - 2
Lancashire - 4 £32,000 -
Cheshire -13 3 £48,750 +1.29%
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 86 (100.00%) Oracle
2 85 (98.84%) Oracle Database
3 75 (87.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 64 (74.42%) Oracle Database 10g
5 47 (54.65%) Oracle9i Database
5 47 (54.65%) Data Guard
5 47 (54.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 45 (52.33%) SQL
6 45 (52.33%) UNIX
7 43 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
8 42 (48.84%) Oracle Applications
9 35 (40.70%) WebLogic
10 32 (37.21%) Oracle Database 12c
11 30 (34.88%) Linux
12 29 (33.72%) Oracle EBS
13 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
13 28 (32.56%) Oracle 11i
13 28 (32.56%) Performance Tuning
14 26 (30.23%) Relational Database
14 26 (30.23%) Oracle EBS R12
14 26 (30.23%) Oracle Application Server
15 24 (27.91%) SC Cleared
15 24 (27.91%) Security Cleared
16 22 (25.58%) AIX
16 22 (25.58%) Solaris
16 22 (25.58%) Finance
17 20 (23.26%) Clustering
17 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
17 20 (23.26%) Windows
17 20 (23.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 35 (40.70%) WebLogic
2 26 (30.23%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle 9iAS
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 42 (48.84%) Oracle Applications
2 29 (33.72%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (32.56%) Oracle 11i
4 26 (30.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (9.30%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.16%) LAN
3 1 (1.16%) WAN
3 1 (1.16%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (98.84%) Oracle Database
2 75 (87.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 64 (74.42%) Oracle Database 10g
4 47 (54.65%) Oracle9i Database
5 32 (37.21%) Oracle Database 12c
6 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
7 26 (30.23%) Relational Database
8 17 (19.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 13 (15.12%) RDBMS
10 12 (13.95%) Oracle Discoverer
11 8 (9.30%) Oracle OWB
12 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (4.65%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.16%) Toad
General
1 22 (25.58%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) Middleware
2 12 (13.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.16%) J2EE
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Clustering
2 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.14%) Replication
4 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.49%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.33%) UNIX
2 30 (34.88%) Linux
3 22 (25.58%) AIX
3 22 (25.58%) Solaris
4 20 (23.26%) Windows
5 1 (1.16%) Android
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (19.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (16.28%) Change Control
4 13 (15.12%) Change Management
5 12 (13.95%) Release Management
5 12 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (11.63%) ITIL
7 9 (10.47%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (8.14%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (8.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.98%) Migration
10 5 (5.81%) E-business
10 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.65%) Capacity Management
11 4 (4.65%) Database Tuning
12 3 (3.49%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.49%) Data Security
13 2 (2.33%) Information Security
14 1 (1.16%) Technical Architecture
14 1 (1.16%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) SQL
2 8 (9.30%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.33%) Java
3 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (27.91%) SC Cleared
1 24 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MOS
3 1 (1.16%) Degree
3 1 (1.16%) OCP
3 1 (1.16%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 47 (54.65%) Oracle RMAN
1 47 (54.65%) Data Guard
2 20 (23.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.33%) Foglight
4 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.16%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (1.16%) Puppet
4 1 (1.16%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
3 17 (19.77%) Sun
3 17 (19.77%) IBM
4 11 (12.79%) Hyperion
5 6 (6.98%) VMware
6 3 (3.49%) Retek
7 2 (2.33%) Imperva
7 2 (2.33%) NetApp
7 2 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (1.16%) EMC
8 1 (1.16%) Veritas
8 1 (1.16%) Pegasus
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Overtime + On Call Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 10 days ago