The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 81 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 8 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.84% 1.54% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.61% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 30
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Oracle DBA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
910 869 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.69% 95.81% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 706 768 718
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Southampton

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (80.00%) Data Guard
2 8 (80.00%) Database Tuning
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (60.00%) SLA
3 6 (60.00%) Sun
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) EMC
3 6 (60.00%) CommVault
3 6 (60.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (60.00%) Middleware
3 6 (60.00%) SQLPlus
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (60.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) Replication

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (60.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (60.00%) Replication
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
1 6 (60.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Database Tuning
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
1 6 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Data Guard
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Sun
2 6 (60.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) EMC
2 6 (60.00%) CommVault
2 6 (60.00%) NetApp