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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 81 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 2 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.25% 0.34% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.35% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 16
Average salary £29,500 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.80% +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
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
774 856 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.91% 97.94% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 660 744 743
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,300 £52,500
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 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Kindle
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
1 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle