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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 107 140 128
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 48 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 0.61% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.64% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 22
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
2924 3112 2986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.05% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1980 2122
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,104 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +2 21 £57,500 - 2
Glasgow - 11 £42,500 -
Highlands - 8 £60,000 -
Aberdeen - 7 - -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 80 (100.00%) Oracle
1 80 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 61 (76.25%) Oracle RAC
3 46 (57.50%) Performance Tuning
4 39 (48.75%) SQL
5 38 (47.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 37 (46.25%) PL/SQL
7 35 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 32 (40.00%) Data Guard
9 31 (38.75%) WebLogic
10 27 (33.75%) Linux
11 25 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
12 24 (30.00%) Degree
12 24 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (26.25%) UNIX
14 20 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
15 19 (23.75%) Oracle Certification
15 19 (23.75%) Oracle Database 12c
16 18 (22.50%) OCP
16 18 (22.50%) SLA
17 17 (21.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 17 (21.25%) Disaster Recovery
18 16 (20.00%) Windows
19 15 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
20 13 (16.25%) Oracle 11i
21 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
22 11 (13.75%) Relational Database
23 10 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
23 10 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 31 (38.75%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle Beehive
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (16.25%) Oracle 11i
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 35 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 24 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 19 (23.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 15 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (13.75%) Relational Database
9 10 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
9 10 (12.50%) RDBMS
10 7 (8.75%) Oracle Discoverer
11 6 (7.50%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (6.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
14 1 (1.25%) BODI
14 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (12.50%) Toad
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (8.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) Middleware
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Exalogic
3 1 (1.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Linux
2 21 (26.25%) UNIX
3 16 (20.00%) Windows
4 10 (12.50%) AIX
5 8 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (21.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.50%) SOA
4 10 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (11.25%) ITIL
6 8 (10.00%) Validation
6 8 (10.00%) Migration
6 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.75%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.25%) Service Management
8 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.75%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.75%) Database Tuning
10 2 (2.50%) ETL
10 2 (2.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) SQL
2 37 (46.25%) PL/SQL
3 9 (11.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.25%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (30.00%) Degree
2 19 (23.75%) Oracle Certification
3 18 (22.50%) OCP
4 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (76.25%) Oracle RAC
2 38 (47.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (6.25%) Firmware
4 1 (1.25%) RACF
Systems Management
1 32 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.50%) Foglight
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) Imperva
4 1 (1.25%) Sun
4 1 (1.25%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago