The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 84 103 76
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 10 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.88% 0.087% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.092% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Average salary £26,713 £20,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.56% -55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
Oracle DBA
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1100 1086 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.09% 94.68% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 966 986 816
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in South Wales

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in South Wales

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 19 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
Cardiff - 6 £25,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan +4 2 £28,425 +42.12%
Bridgend - 1 £37,500 -
Newport - 1 £29,000 -
Oracle DBA
Wales

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
4 6 (37.50%) UNIX
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (31.25%) Middleware
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
5 5 (31.25%) Use Case
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (6.25%) Replication
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
8 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Use Case
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata