The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 118 134 136
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 23 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% 0.12% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.13% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 2
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £58,000 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Oracle DBA
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2108 2289 2111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.07% 92.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1621 1676
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Reading

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (100.00%) Oracle
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 30 (96.77%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (74.19%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (45.16%) Database Tuning
7 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (35.48%) Middleware
8 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
8 11 (35.48%) Linux
8 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
8 11 (35.48%) Data Guard
9 10 (32.26%) Oracle9i Database
10 9 (29.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (29.03%) RDBMS
10 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
11 8 (25.81%) Clustering
12 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
12 6 (19.35%) Open Source
12 6 (19.35%) SaaS
12 6 (19.35%) PaaS
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Applications
12 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 6 (19.35%) Public Cloud
13 5 (16.13%) User Experience
13 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (16.13%) Degree

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
2 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) SaaS
1 6 (19.35%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (32.26%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (29.03%) RDBMS
5 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
6 5 (16.13%) MySQL
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Middleware
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) Clustering
3 6 (19.35%) Public Cloud
4 5 (16.13%) User Experience
4 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Solaris
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (45.16%) Database Tuning
3 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (19.35%) Open Source
4 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
1 5 (16.13%) Perl
1 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) OCP
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Data Guard
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Veritas
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat