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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 131 122 140
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 38 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.06% 1.16% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.23% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
3419 2933 2999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.24% 94.43% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2162 1901 2068
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +4 23 £45,000 -25.00%
Glasgow -13 13 £42,500 - 4
West Lothian - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 53 (96.36%) Oracle Database
3 42 (76.36%) Oracle RAC
4 29 (52.73%) Oracle RMAN
5 28 (50.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 27 (49.09%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (47.27%) Data Guard
7 26 (47.27%) Oracle EBS
8 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
8 23 (41.82%) PL/SQL
9 22 (40.00%) Linux
10 21 (38.18%) SQL
10 21 (38.18%) WebLogic
10 21 (38.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (30.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 15 (27.27%) RDBMS
12 15 (27.27%) Relational Database
13 14 (25.45%) Oracle BI EE
13 14 (25.45%) UNIX
13 14 (25.45%) Windows
13 14 (25.45%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (25.45%) Oracle Applications
14 13 (23.64%) SLA
14 13 (23.64%) Oracle 11i
15 12 (21.82%) SOA
15 12 (21.82%) Degree
16 11 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
16 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (18.18%) AIX

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (38.18%) WebLogic
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Beehive
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (47.27%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (25.45%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (23.64%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (96.36%) Oracle Database
2 28 (50.91%) Oracle Database 10g
3 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
4 21 (38.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 15 (27.27%) RDBMS
6 14 (25.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (25.45%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (12.73%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (12.73%) Oracle Discoverer
9 5 (9.09%) OLTP
10 3 (5.45%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
11 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.64%) MySQL
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (3.64%) Couchbase
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (9.09%) Toad
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) Middleware
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.09%) Reference Data
1 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exalogic
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) UNIX
2 14 (25.45%) Windows
3 10 (18.18%) AIX
4 8 (14.55%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (30.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (21.82%) SOA
4 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.73%) Database Tuning
6 6 (10.91%) Database Security
7 4 (7.27%) High Availability
7 4 (7.27%) Migration
8 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.64%) ETL
8 2 (3.64%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (3.64%) Inmon Methodology
8 2 (3.64%) Coaching
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.82%) Memory Management
9 1 (1.82%) Change Control
9 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) PL/SQL
2 21 (38.18%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) Perl
4 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (14.55%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) SLA
2 5 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (76.36%) Oracle RAC
2 29 (52.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.64%) Firmware
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (47.27%) Data Guard
2 15 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.82%) Foglight
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (5.45%) Informatica
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Imperva
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) Sun
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