The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 81 61 77
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 12 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.26% 1.54% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.58% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 6
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -39.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £28,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
Oracle DBA
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
923 761 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.65% 97.56% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 796 590 818
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Sheffield -17 11 £40,000 +42.85%
Oracle DBA
Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 24 (100.00%) Oracle
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 23 (95.83%) Oracle Database 11g
2 23 (95.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (83.33%) Data Guard
4 17 (70.83%) SQL
5 15 (62.50%) Linux
6 14 (58.33%) UNIX
6 14 (58.33%) Solaris
6 14 (58.33%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (50.00%) PL/SQL
8 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
8 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (37.50%) WebLogic
9 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (33.33%) Windows
10 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (33.33%) Middleware
11 7 (29.17%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (29.17%) JBoss
11 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
11 7 (29.17%) NetBackup
11 7 (29.17%) VMware
11 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (29.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 7 (29.17%) CommVault
11 7 (29.17%) HPUX
12 6 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 9 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 7 (29.17%) JBoss
2 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 23 (95.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (29.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Middleware
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) UNIX
2 14 (58.33%) Solaris
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) HPUX
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.33%) Project Management
2 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (20.83%) COBOL
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) OCP
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (58.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (83.33%) Data Guard
2 7 (29.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) CommVault
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft