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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 123 133 120
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 37 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 1.04% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.08% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 24
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
2925 3325 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.23% 95.74% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 2184 1766
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +7 25 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Edinburgh +11 10 £60,000 +26.31% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £36,500 -
Highlands - 1 £60,000 -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 84 (100.00%) Oracle
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 57 (67.86%) Performance Tuning
3 53 (63.10%) Oracle RAC
3 53 (63.10%) SQL
4 46 (54.76%) PL/SQL
5 41 (48.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 39 (46.43%) Oracle RMAN
7 35 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 30 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 28 (33.33%) Data Guard
10 26 (30.95%) UNIX
10 26 (30.95%) Oracle Certification
11 24 (28.57%) Linux
12 23 (27.38%) WebLogic
12 23 (27.38%) OCP
13 20 (23.81%) Degree
14 19 (22.62%) Oracle Database 12c
15 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
15 17 (20.24%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 16 (19.05%) Finance
16 16 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
16 16 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 16 (19.05%) RDBMS
17 15 (17.86%) ITIL
18 14 (16.67%) Validation
18 14 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
19 13 (15.48%) Oracle Reports
20 12 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 23 (27.38%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Beehive
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle Utilities
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) SAN
2 5 (5.95%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) LDAP
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 41 (48.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 35 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 30 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (22.62%) Oracle Database 12c
6 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
7 16 (19.05%) RDBMS
8 14 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
9 13 (15.48%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
11 9 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
13 6 (7.14%) TimesTen
13 6 (7.14%) MarkLogic
13 6 (7.14%) MySQL
14 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (5.95%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 5 (5.95%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (3.57%) BODI
16 1 (1.19%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Toad
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.19%) Banking
2 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (3.57%) Middleware
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (5.95%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.95%) UNIX
2 24 (28.57%) Linux
3 8 (9.52%) Solaris
4 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.14%) Windows
5 3 (3.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.86%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (17.86%) ITIL
4 14 (16.67%) Validation
5 11 (13.10%) Performance Analysis
6 10 (11.90%) Migration
6 10 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.52%) Service Management
8 7 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (5.95%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.95%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.57%) SOA
10 3 (3.57%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.38%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (63.10%) SQL
2 46 (54.76%) PL/SQL
3 11 (13.10%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.14%) Bourne shell
4 6 (7.14%) sed
4 6 (7.14%) Perl
4 6 (7.14%) AWK
5 3 (3.57%) Java
6 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (30.95%) Oracle Certification
2 23 (27.38%) OCP
3 20 (23.81%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) VCP4
4 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (63.10%) Oracle RAC
2 39 (46.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (5.95%) Firmware
4 2 (2.38%) RACF
5 1 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 28 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 16 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.38%) Foglight
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (7.14%) Vertica
2 6 (7.14%) MapR
2 6 (7.14%) Sybase
2 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.38%) Imperva
4 2 (2.38%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.19%) Sun
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago