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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 77 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 4 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.51% 0.13% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.13% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,992 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.13% +10.74%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
766 776 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.72% 97.98% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 681 740 786
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
5 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 6 (31.58%) ITIL
9 5 (26.32%) UNIX
9 5 (26.32%) Perl
9 5 (26.32%) AIX
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
9 5 (26.32%) Clustering
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
9 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (26.32%) BCP
9 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
9 5 (26.32%) Kindle
9 5 (26.32%) Korn
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (10.53%) JConsole
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (21.05%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
1 5 (26.32%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 5 (26.32%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (26.32%) BCP
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
4 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Line Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
3 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 5 (26.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) OCP
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
2 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) ATG
4 1 (5.26%) Pegasus
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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