The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 210 191 181
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 12 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.40% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.42% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 33
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £38,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5806 4980 5350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.22% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4811 4331 4729
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Oracle DBA
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
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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
Wiltshire -6 6 £45,000 +6.19%
Bristol -11 2 £42,000 +40.00%
Dorset -19 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £32,500 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (65.52%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) PL/SQL
3 18 (62.07%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (41.38%) Data Guard
4 12 (41.38%) Solaris
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 9 (31.03%) UNIX
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
8 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
8 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
9 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (20.69%) MySQL
9 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (17.24%) ITIL
10 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
10 5 (17.24%) SLA
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (13.79%) OCP
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (13.79%) Hyperion

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (13.79%) Ingres
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (3.45%) TimesTen
7 1 (3.45%) MarkLogic
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.45%) JDeveloper
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Streams
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Solaris
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) UNIX
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) HPUX
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) E-business
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) BPEL
5 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) AWK
4 1 (3.45%) Korn
4 1 (3.45%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) sed
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) OCP
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.45%) OpenView
3 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Hyperion
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Vertica
4 1 (3.45%) MapR
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Micro Focus
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) BMC