The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Database Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Engineer
Rank 889 920 -
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle Database Engineer 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.008% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.008% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £47,500 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK.

Oracle Database Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
England +13 3 £47,500 -34.48%
South East -1 1 £52,500 -4.54%
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £52,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Royston - 1 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Dorset - 1 - -

Oracle Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Database Engineer 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 Database Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (80.00%) Data Guard
4 13 (65.00%) Linux
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (45.00%) Clustering
6 9 (45.00%) MySQL
6 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) UNIX
8 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
9 6 (30.00%) OCA
9 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 6 (30.00%) Solaris
9 6 (30.00%) Finance
10 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Oracle Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Database Engineer 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 Database Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (45.00%) MySQL
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (5.00%) MS Access
10 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (5.00%) DTS
10 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
10 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Kindle
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (40.00%) UNIX
4 6 (30.00%) Windows
4 6 (30.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Database Security
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Communications Security
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) Korn
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (30.00%) OCA
3 5 (25.00%) OCP
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) MCP
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (80.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) Veritas
4 2 (10.00%) VMware