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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 131 147 123
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 38 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 0.67% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.71% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 21
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £32,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3106 3542 2927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.92% 94.83% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 2278 1926
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 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
(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
Glasgow +21 19 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Edinburgh -1 16 £51,250 +13.88% 2
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £36,500 -
Moray - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 69 (100.00%) Oracle
1 69 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 50 (72.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 37 (53.62%) Oracle RMAN
4 36 (52.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 32 (46.38%) SQL
6 31 (44.93%) ITIL
6 31 (44.93%) RDBMS
6 31 (44.93%) Relational Database
7 30 (43.48%) Oracle RAC
7 30 (43.48%) Linux
8 28 (40.58%) Data Guard
9 27 (39.13%) UNIX
9 27 (39.13%) Finance
10 25 (36.23%) PL/SQL
11 23 (33.33%) Solaris
11 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 17 (24.64%) AIX
12 17 (24.64%) Shell Script
13 16 (23.19%) Middleware
13 16 (23.19%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
14 15 (21.74%) WebLogic
15 14 (20.29%) Oracle 11i
16 13 (18.84%) SQLPlus
16 13 (18.84%) Oracle Fusion
16 13 (18.84%) Oracle EBS R12
17 12 (17.39%) Oracle9i Database
18 11 (15.94%) Windows
18 11 (15.94%) Oracle Linux

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (21.74%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (20.29%) Oracle 11i
3 13 (18.84%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) LDAP
1 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 50 (72.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 36 (52.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 31 (44.93%) Relational Database
4 31 (44.93%) RDBMS
5 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (18.84%) SQLPlus
7 12 (17.39%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.90%) Big Data
9 2 (2.90%) MySQL
10 1 (1.45%) Informix
10 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.45%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.45%) BODI
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Toad
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.80%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) Middleware
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Clustering
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (43.48%) Linux
2 27 (39.13%) UNIX
3 23 (33.33%) Solaris
4 17 (24.64%) AIX
5 11 (15.94%) Windows
5 11 (15.94%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) ITIL
2 16 (23.19%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (11.59%) Problem Management
4 8 (11.59%) Service Management
5 5 (7.25%) ERP
6 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) SOA
7 3 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.90%) CRM
8 2 (2.90%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.45%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.45%) Database Tuning
9 1 (1.45%) Release Management
9 1 (1.45%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.45%) Migration
9 1 (1.45%) Data Management
9 1 (1.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) PL/SQL
3 17 (24.64%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.45%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) Perl
5 1 (1.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (7.25%) OCP
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (43.48%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 37 (53.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 28 (40.58%) Data Guard
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) Cognizant
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience plus bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £41000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago