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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 121 125 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 31 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.05% 1.25% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.32% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 20
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.11%
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
2758 3633 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.40% 94.83% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 2378 1810
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 -9 19 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Edinburgh +19 11 £42,750 -9.04%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £36,500 -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 70 (100.00%) Oracle
1 70 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 49 (70.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 46 (65.71%) SQL
4 45 (64.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 45 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
5 43 (61.43%) Oracle RAC
5 43 (61.43%) PL/SQL
6 36 (51.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 32 (45.71%) SQL Server
8 31 (44.29%) Data Guard
9 29 (41.43%) UNIX
10 23 (32.86%) Linux
11 22 (31.43%) Oracle Certification
12 20 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 19 (27.14%) ITIL
14 18 (25.71%) OCP
15 17 (24.29%) RDBMS
15 17 (24.29%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (24.29%) Relational Database
16 16 (22.86%) Finance
17 15 (21.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
18 14 (20.00%) Toad
19 13 (18.57%) Solaris
19 13 (18.57%) Windows
20 12 (17.14%) Oracle Reports
21 11 (15.71%) Oracle9i Database
22 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
23 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Software
23 9 (12.86%) Degree

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle Utilities
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) SAN
2 4 (5.71%) LDAP
2 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 45 (64.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 36 (51.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (45.71%) SQL Server
5 17 (24.29%) RDBMS
5 17 (24.29%) Relational Database
6 12 (17.14%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (15.71%) Oracle9i Database
8 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
9 7 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (8.57%) MarkLogic
10 6 (8.57%) TimesTen
10 6 (8.57%) MySQL
10 6 (8.57%) SQLPlus
11 3 (4.29%) BODI
12 2 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (1.43%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
13 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Toad
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (5.71%) Middleware
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.57%) Clustering
3 4 (5.71%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) UNIX
2 23 (32.86%) Linux
3 13 (18.57%) Solaris
3 13 (18.57%) Windows
4 7 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (27.14%) ITIL
3 17 (24.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (12.86%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.43%) Validation
6 7 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.57%) Service Management
8 4 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.29%) SOA
9 3 (4.29%) Migration
9 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.29%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.86%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.86%) Project Management
11 1 (1.43%) Identity Management
11 1 (1.43%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.43%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (65.71%) SQL
2 43 (61.43%) PL/SQL
3 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 7 (10.00%) Perl
5 6 (8.57%) sed
5 6 (8.57%) Bourne shell
5 6 (8.57%) AWK
6 3 (4.29%) Java
6 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle Certification
2 18 (25.71%) OCP
3 9 (12.86%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (61.43%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.86%) RACF
Systems Management
1 49 (70.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 31 (44.29%) Data Guard
3 20 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.57%) Vertica
3 6 (8.57%) MapR
3 6 (8.57%) Sybase
3 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.86%) Cognizant
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