The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 207 207 202
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 31 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5715 5829 4833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.20% 95.26% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4820 4167
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the South West

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the South West

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Wiltshire +9 10 £45,000 - 1
Dorset +2 8 - -
Bristol -8 8 £46,250 +5.71% 2
Gloucestershire - 4 £55,000 -
Somerset 0 1 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (97.44%) Oracle Database
3 18 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (43.59%) Finance
5 16 (41.03%) Banking
5 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (35.90%) Linux
6 14 (35.90%) SQL
7 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
9 11 (28.21%) UNIX
9 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
9 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
10 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
11 9 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (17.95%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (15.38%) AWK
13 6 (15.38%) Validation
13 6 (15.38%) Java
13 6 (15.38%) Solaris
13 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (15.38%) sed
13 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
14 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (12.82%) Data Guard
14 5 (12.82%) Windows
14 5 (12.82%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (12.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) NAS
4 1 (2.56%) LDAP
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (97.44%) Oracle Database
2 18 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
6 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (10.26%) MySQL
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 3 (7.69%) TimesTen
8 3 (7.69%) MarkLogic
8 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Banking
3 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (7.69%) WebCenter
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) UNIX
3 6 (15.38%) Solaris
4 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.82%) Windows
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
1 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
2 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (15.38%) Validation
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.26%) Change Management
4 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps
5 3 (7.69%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.56%) High Availability
6 1 (2.56%) BPEL
6 1 (2.56%) Kanban
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.38%) sed
3 6 (15.38%) AWK
3 6 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) Perl
4 3 (7.69%) C
4 3 (7.69%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (12.82%) Data Guard
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.69%) Sybase
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Vertica
3 3 (7.69%) Jaspersoft
3 3 (7.69%) MapR
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) HP
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
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