The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 115 108 122
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 35 62 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.11% 1.55% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.63% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 25
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £36,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
Oracle DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2959 3794 2989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.00% 95.02% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 2476 1744
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,319
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Scotland

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Scotland

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Glasgow -16 23 £42,500 -8.60% 1
Edinburgh +17 10 £56,250 +19.04% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £36,500 -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 75 (100.00%) Oracle
1 75 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 51 (68.00%) Performance Tuning
3 50 (66.67%) SQL
4 46 (61.33%) Oracle RAC
5 45 (60.00%) PL/SQL
5 45 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 40 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 34 (45.33%) SQL Server
8 32 (42.67%) UNIX
9 29 (38.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 27 (36.00%) Data Guard
10 27 (36.00%) Linux
11 23 (30.67%) Oracle Certification
12 20 (26.67%) ITIL
13 19 (25.33%) OCP
14 18 (24.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 18 (24.00%) RDBMS
14 18 (24.00%) Relational Database
15 15 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 15 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (20.00%) Finance
16 13 (17.33%) Toad
16 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database 12c
17 12 (16.00%) Degree
17 12 (16.00%) Solaris
17 12 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
17 12 (16.00%) Validation
18 11 (14.67%) Service Management
18 11 (14.67%) Oracle9i Database

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) SAN
2 3 (4.00%) LDAP
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 40 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 34 (45.33%) SQL Server
4 29 (38.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (24.00%) RDBMS
5 18 (24.00%) Relational Database
6 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (14.67%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (10.67%) MongoDB
10 7 (9.33%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (8.00%) TimesTen
11 6 (8.00%) MarkLogic
11 6 (8.00%) MySQL
12 4 (5.33%) BODI
13 3 (4.00%) SQLPlus
14 2 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
15 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
15 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Toad
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (5.33%) Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.67%) UNIX
2 27 (36.00%) Linux
3 12 (16.00%) Solaris
4 11 (14.67%) Windows
5 7 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.00%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (26.67%) ITIL
3 15 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (16.00%) Validation
5 11 (14.67%) Service Management
6 8 (10.67%) Service Delivery
6 8 (10.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
9 5 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.33%) Migration
10 4 (5.33%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (1.33%) Performance Management
12 1 (1.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (66.67%) SQL
2 45 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (9.33%) Perl
5 6 (8.00%) AWK
5 6 (8.00%) Bourne shell
5 6 (8.00%) sed
6 4 (5.33%) Java
7 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Oracle Certification
2 19 (25.33%) OCP
3 12 (16.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (61.33%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.00%) RACF
3 2 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 45 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 27 (36.00%) Data Guard
3 18 (24.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) Sybase
3 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.00%) Vertica
3 6 (8.00%) MapR
4 3 (4.00%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.33%) Sun
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 12 days ago