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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 142 125 145
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 31 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 1.02% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.08% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 11
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
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
3447 2872 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 94.54% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 1884 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh - 18 £45,000 -
Glasgow -21 11 £42,500 - 3
West Lothian - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 53 (88.33%) Oracle Database
3 45 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
4 33 (55.00%) Oracle EBS
5 31 (51.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 28 (46.67%) Data Guard
7 26 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (43.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 23 (38.33%) PL/SQL
8 23 (38.33%) Linux
8 23 (38.33%) Oracle Applications
9 22 (36.67%) RDBMS
9 22 (36.67%) Relational Database
10 21 (35.00%) WebLogic
11 20 (33.33%) SQL
11 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 20 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 20 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (31.67%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
13 16 (26.67%) SOA
13 16 (26.67%) UNIX
14 15 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
15 14 (23.33%) Windows
15 14 (23.33%) Oracle 11i
16 13 (21.67%) SLA
16 13 (21.67%) Oracle Reports
17 12 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
18 10 (16.67%) Degree
19 9 (15.00%) AIX

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 21 (35.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 33 (55.00%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (38.33%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (23.33%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (88.33%) Oracle Database
2 26 (43.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 22 (36.67%) RDBMS
3 22 (36.67%) Relational Database
4 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 19 (31.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (21.67%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (8.33%) OLTP
11 2 (3.33%) MySQL
11 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
11 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.33%) Couchbase
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) Middleware
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.33%) Reference Data
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Linux
2 16 (26.67%) UNIX
3 14 (23.33%) Windows
4 9 (15.00%) AIX
5 8 (13.33%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (26.67%) SOA
4 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.67%) High Availability
6 6 (10.00%) Database Tuning
7 5 (8.33%) Database Security
7 5 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.67%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (1.67%) Inmon Methodology
9 1 (1.67%) Memory Management
9 1 (1.67%) ETL
9 1 (1.67%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) PL/SQL
2 20 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Perl
4 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (16.67%) Degree
3 6 (10.00%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) SLA
2 5 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 31 (51.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (46.67%) Data Guard
2 20 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Informatica
2 8 (13.33%) VMware
3 5 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (5.00%) Sun
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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