The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Oracle DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 633 545 467
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -78
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 297 476 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.43% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.45% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 204 390 586
Median salary £52,500 £51,250 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +5.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the UK

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -78 256 £50,000 -9.09% 20
London -70 101 £60,000 - 5
South East -23 34 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Yorkshire +29 28 £44,250 -17.67% 1
East of England +58 27 £42,500 -15.00% 2
West Yorkshire +29 25 £40,000 -20.00% 1
City of London -11 21 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Midlands -15 19 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Scotland -13 18 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Glasgow -15 17 £60,000 +33.33% 2
South West +16 16 £47,500 +5.55% 2
North West -1 16 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Leeds +30 12 £39,500 - 1
Surrey -4 12 £42,000 -6.66%
Hampshire +2 10 £47,500 +11.76% 2
East Midlands +15 9 £52,500 +9.94% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 9 £55,000 +111.53%
Wales +9 8 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Cambridge +9 8 £55,000 -
South Wales +5 8 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Suffolk - 8 £32,500 - 1
Ipswich - 7 £32,500 -
Wiltshire +19 6 £46,250 +3.93%
Nottinghamshire +14 6 £55,000 +15.18% 1
Cardiff +1 6 £43,750 +9.37% 6
Shropshire -15 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Birmingham -16 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Milton Keynes +34 5 £48,750 -11.36%
Buckinghamshire +29 5 £48,750 -11.36%
Hertfordshire +26 5 £40,000 -27.27%

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Oracle DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 689 (100.00%) Oracle
2 639 (92.74%) Oracle Database
3 411 (59.65%) SQL
4 393 (57.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 387 (56.17%) Oracle RAC
6 347 (50.36%) Performance Tuning
7 330 (47.90%) Data Guard
8 304 (44.12%) Oracle Database 12c
9 301 (43.69%) Oracle RMAN
10 251 (36.43%) PL/SQL
11 245 (35.56%) Relational Database
12 244 (35.41%) SQL Server
13 238 (34.54%) Linux
14 214 (31.06%) RDBMS
15 212 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
16 190 (27.58%) Unix
17 151 (21.92%) Oracle Applications
18 150 (21.77%) Finance
19 149 (21.63%) WebLogic
20 147 (21.34%) High Availability
21 145 (21.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 145 (21.04%) Oracle EBS
22 144 (20.90%) Shell Script
23 136 (19.74%) Oracle Certification
24 118 (17.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
25 116 (16.84%) OCP
26 110 (15.97%) Windows
27 105 (15.24%) Disaster Recovery
28 98 (14.22%) Oracle9i Database
29 96 (13.93%) Oracle Exadata

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 149 (21.63%) WebLogic
2 28 (4.06%) Oracle Application Server
3 21 (3.05%) Oracle Coherence
4 16 (2.32%) OpenStack
5 14 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (1.60%) Oracle Spatial
7 5 (0.73%) Apache
7 5 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
10 1 (0.15%) JCAPS
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 42 (6.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 151 (21.92%) Oracle Applications
2 145 (21.04%) Oracle EBS
3 92 (13.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 60 (8.71%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (1.31%) SimCorp Dimension
7 8 (1.16%) Oracle ASCP
8 7 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (0.15%) FastStats
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.87%) PaaS
2 6 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.92%) SAN
2 14 (2.03%) NAS
3 13 (1.89%) Internet
3 13 (1.89%) LDAP
4 4 (0.58%) DHCP
4 4 (0.58%) DNS
4 4 (0.58%) LAN
4 4 (0.58%) WAN
5 3 (0.44%) VPN
6 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) 2G
7 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 639 (92.74%) Oracle Database
2 393 (57.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 304 (44.12%) Oracle Database 12c
4 245 (35.56%) Relational Database
5 244 (35.41%) SQL Server
6 214 (31.06%) RDBMS
7 212 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 98 (14.22%) Oracle9i Database
9 96 (13.93%) Oracle Exadata
10 68 (9.87%) Oracle Reports
11 48 (6.97%) Data Warehouse
12 43 (6.24%) MySQL
13 42 (6.10%) Oracle BI EE
14 35 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
16 23 (3.34%) NoSQL
16 23 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
18 19 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 18 (2.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (4.50%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (1.45%) Toad
3 7 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.58%) Hudson
4 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.29%) Ant
5 2 (0.29%) JIRA
5 2 (0.29%) ProC
6 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.15%) ERwin
6 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.15%) JUnit
6 1 (0.15%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.15%) Maven
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 150 (21.77%) Finance
2 35 (5.08%) Banking
3 30 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 15 (2.18%) Games
5 14 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.58%) Legal
8 4 (0.58%) Retail
9 3 (0.44%) Advertising
9 3 (0.44%) Back Office
9 3 (0.44%) Marketing
10 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.29%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (17.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 77 (11.18%) Middleware
3 42 (6.10%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (1.45%) Oracle Streams
5 7 (1.02%) Web Services
6 6 (0.87%) JDBC
7 5 (0.73%) SAP Basis
8 4 (0.58%) Castor
8 4 (0.58%) J2EE
9 3 (0.44%) .NET
9 3 (0.44%) ODBC
10 2 (0.29%) CGI
10 2 (0.29%) RESTful
11 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.15%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.15%) JSF
11 1 (0.15%) OC4J
11 1 (0.15%) Spring
11 1 (0.15%) WebCenter
11 1 (0.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.13%) Replication
2 55 (7.98%) Clustering
3 41 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (4.64%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.47%) CMDB
6 10 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 10 (1.45%) Online Games
7 9 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (1.16%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.16%) Physics
9 7 (1.02%) iPad
9 7 (1.02%) Oracle Exalogic
10 6 (0.87%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.73%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.73%) Fintech
11 5 (0.73%) Statistics
12 4 (0.58%) Grid Computing
13 3 (0.44%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.29%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 238 (34.54%) Linux
2 190 (27.58%) Unix
3 110 (15.97%) Windows
4 62 (9.00%) AIX
5 60 (8.71%) Solaris
6 39 (5.66%) Windows Server
7 36 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
10 11 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.87%) SUSE
13 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (50.36%) Performance Tuning
2 147 (21.34%) High Availability
3 105 (15.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 81 (11.76%) ITIL
5 65 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
6 45 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (4.50%) Database Tuning
7 31 (4.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 31 (4.50%) SOA
8 26 (3.77%) Open Source
9 25 (3.63%) Incident Management
10 24 (3.48%) Change Management
10 24 (3.48%) Migration
11 23 (3.34%) Configuration Management
12 19 (2.76%) ETL
13 18 (2.61%) ERP
13 18 (2.61%) Operations Management
14 16 (2.32%) Change Control
14 16 (2.32%) Project Management
14 16 (2.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 411 (59.65%) SQL
2 251 (36.43%) PL/SQL
3 144 (20.90%) Shell Script
4 35 (5.08%) Java
5 27 (3.92%) Perl
6 20 (2.90%) T-SQL
7 17 (2.47%) C
7 17 (2.47%) Python
8 14 (2.03%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.16%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.87%) AWK
10 6 (0.87%) Bourne shell
10 6 (0.87%) sed
11 5 (0.73%) Korn
12 3 (0.44%) C#
13 2 (0.29%) PHP
14 1 (0.15%) C++
14 1 (0.15%) R
14 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 136 (19.74%) Oracle Certification
2 116 (16.84%) OCP
3 65 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 46 (6.68%) SC Cleared
5 39 (5.66%) Degree
6 19 (2.76%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.10%) SLA
2 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.29%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.15%) COBIT
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 387 (56.17%) Oracle RAC
2 29 (4.21%) Oracle Clusterware
3 27 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.32%) Ceph
5 12 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.31%) Firmware
7 5 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.44%) Docker
9 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.15%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 330 (47.90%) Data Guard
2 301 (43.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 145 (21.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 26 (3.77%) Oracle Flashback
5 19 (2.76%) Puppet
6 17 (2.47%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (1.02%) Oracle Statspack
7 7 (1.02%) SCOM
8 6 (0.87%) HP SIM
8 6 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (0.58%) Foglight
10 3 (0.44%) Legato
10 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.29%) Nagios
12 1 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 689 (100.00%) Oracle
2 76 (11.03%) Microsoft
3 48 (6.97%) VMware
4 34 (4.93%) Red Hat
5 27 (3.92%) NetApp
6 22 (3.19%) Sybase
7 20 (2.90%) Remedy
8 15 (2.18%) IBM
9 13 (1.89%) SAP
10 12 (1.74%) Retek
11 9 (1.31%) SimCorp
11 9 (1.31%) Teradata
12 8 (1.16%) Cognizant
12 8 (1.16%) Veritas
13 6 (0.87%) 3PAR
13 6 (0.87%) Computacenter
13 6 (0.87%) Hyperion
13 6 (0.87%) SolarWinds
13 6 (0.87%) Sun
14 5 (0.73%) Zerto
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