The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 290 341 307
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 151 87 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.40% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.42% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 127 65 140
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £44,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Oracle DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20724 20627 21233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 94.93% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16449 17008 18211
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the South East region.

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the South East

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the South East

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 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
Hampshire +82 105 £48,000 +7.26% 3
Surrey -12 30 £42,000 -6.66% 2
Berkshire +18 10 £60,000 +4.34% 2
West Sussex -11 8 £49,000 +1.55%
Thames Valley +2 1 £46,000 -12.38%
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 285 (100.00%) Oracle
2 273 (95.79%) Oracle Database
3 201 (70.53%) Oracle RAC
4 144 (50.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 143 (50.18%) Data Guard
6 136 (47.72%) SQL
7 120 (42.11%) PL/SQL
8 110 (38.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 108 (37.89%) WebLogic
10 95 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
11 94 (32.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 91 (31.93%) Replication
13 88 (30.88%) Linux
14 80 (28.07%) Windows
15 74 (25.96%) Oracle RMAN
16 73 (25.61%) Security Cleared
17 69 (24.21%) Oracle Applications
18 65 (22.81%) SQL Server
19 63 (22.11%) UNIX
20 61 (21.40%) Middleware
21 60 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
22 57 (20.00%) Shell Script
23 56 (19.65%) Red Hat
24 55 (19.30%) Oracle EBS
24 55 (19.30%) ITIL
25 54 (18.95%) Clustering
26 52 (18.25%) Finance
27 51 (17.89%) Microsoft
28 49 (17.19%) Oracle Discoverer
28 49 (17.19%) SC Cleared

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 108 (37.89%) WebLogic
2 33 (11.58%) JBoss
3 15 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 15 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (4.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (3.16%) Apache
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (0.70%) iPlanet
Applications
1 3 (1.05%) MS Office
1 3 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 69 (24.21%) Oracle Applications
2 55 (19.30%) Oracle EBS
3 39 (13.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.35%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 40 (14.04%) SAN
2 33 (11.58%) iSCSI
3 7 (2.46%) Internet
4 5 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.75%) DNS
5 3 (1.05%) LDAP
6 1 (0.35%) LAN
6 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (95.79%) Oracle Database
2 144 (50.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 110 (38.60%) Oracle Database 10g
4 65 (22.81%) SQL Server
5 49 (17.19%) Oracle Discoverer
6 39 (13.68%) Oracle Reports
7 33 (11.58%) Oracle Database 12c
8 25 (8.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 24 (8.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (8.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (7.02%) SQLPlus
11 18 (6.32%) Oracle Exadata
12 16 (5.61%) Relational Database
12 16 (5.61%) RDBMS
13 15 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
13 15 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (4.21%) DB2
15 11 (3.86%) OLAP
15 11 (3.86%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (1.05%) Subversion
1 3 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.70%) JConsole
3 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (18.25%) Finance
2 8 (2.81%) Banking
3 5 (1.75%) Retail
4 3 (1.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.35%) Advertising
6 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (21.40%) Middleware
2 60 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
3 24 (8.42%) J2EE
4 15 (5.26%) WebCenter
5 13 (4.56%) .NET
6 7 (2.46%) JDBC
7 2 (0.70%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 91 (31.93%) Replication
2 54 (18.95%) Clustering
3 13 (4.56%) Statistics
4 10 (3.51%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.46%) Social Media
5 7 (2.46%) Kindle
6 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 88 (30.88%) Linux
2 80 (28.07%) Windows
3 63 (22.11%) UNIX
4 45 (15.79%) HPUX
5 37 (12.98%) Solaris
5 37 (12.98%) AIX
5 37 (12.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.16%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 55 (19.30%) ITIL
3 44 (15.44%) Load Balancing
4 37 (12.98%) E-business
5 26 (9.12%) SOA
5 26 (9.12%) Data Analysis
6 24 (8.42%) BCP
7 22 (7.72%) Incident Management
8 17 (5.96%) Migration
9 14 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (3.86%) ETL
11 8 (2.81%) E-Commerce
11 8 (2.81%) Mentoring
12 7 (2.46%) Social Media Monitoring
12 7 (2.46%) Business Development
12 7 (2.46%) Release Management
13 6 (2.11%) Database Tuning
13 6 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.11%) Change Management
13 6 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 136 (47.72%) SQL
2 120 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 57 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 23 (8.07%) T-SQL
4 23 (8.07%) Perl
5 11 (3.86%) Java
6 6 (2.11%) Korn
7 4 (1.40%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.05%) C
9 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (25.61%) Security Cleared
2 49 (17.19%) SC Cleared
3 47 (16.49%) DV Cleared
4 39 (13.68%) Oracle Certification
5 17 (5.96%) OCP
6 14 (4.91%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 201 (70.53%) Oracle RAC
2 74 (25.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 143 (50.18%) Data Guard
2 94 (32.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (2.46%) Ansible
4 7 (2.46%) Puppet
5 3 (1.05%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.70%) Foglight
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 285 (100.00%) Oracle
2 56 (19.65%) Red Hat
3 51 (17.89%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.26%) Siebel
5 10 (3.51%) Hyperion
6 6 (2.11%) Remedy
6 6 (2.11%) Sybase
7 4 (1.40%) SAP
7 4 (1.40%) HP
8 3 (1.05%) Citrix
8 3 (1.05%) Sun
8 3 (1.05%) ATG
9 2 (0.70%) Retek
9 2 (0.70%) Veritas
9 2 (0.70%) IBM
10 1 (0.35%) BMC
10 1 (0.35%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.35%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.35%) Netezza
10 1 (0.35%) Red Gate
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