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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database Administrator
UK
Rank 611 466 527
Rank change year-on-year
-145 +61
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 244 554 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.58% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 149 452 445
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,300 £67,500
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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -121 226 £47,500 -5.00% 17
London +3 57 £52,500 -8.69% 3
East of England +56 53 £50,000 +25.00% 2
South East -87 52 £50,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +28 29 £55,000 +10.00%
Kent +20 28 £50,000 -9.09%
South West -9 27 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Wiltshire - 21 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +11 19 £33,106 -14.56% 3
West Yorkshire +44 18 £36,553 +6.72% 2
Berkshire -22 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Hounslow - 12 - -
City of London +25 11 £43,250 -27.91% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 11 £44,500 -1.11%
Salisbury - 11 £45,000 -
Leeds +28 9 £36,553 +0.14% 2
North West -32 9 £41,750 -16.50% 2
Reading +24 7 £33,500 -21.17%
Manchester -15 7 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Essex +18 6 £57,500 +43.75%
Wales +7 6 £41,291 -8.24%
West Midlands +6 5 £51,459 +21.08%
Suffolk +4 5 £30,000 +39.53%
Hampshire -53 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Altrincham - 5 £42,500 -
Ipswich +23 4 £31,250 +45.34%
Surrey +22 4 £48,000 +1.05% 2
Portsmouth +4 4 £45,000 +7.98%
Letchworth - 4 £55,000 -
Brentwood - 4 - -

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 508 (100.00%) Oracle
2 466 (91.73%) Oracle Database
3 264 (51.97%) SQL
4 238 (46.85%) Oracle RAC
5 234 (46.06%) Data Guard
6 227 (44.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 227 (44.69%) Oracle RMAN
7 217 (42.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 194 (38.19%) Performance Tuning
9 186 (36.61%) Linux
10 171 (33.66%) SQL Server
11 158 (31.10%) PL/SQL
12 157 (30.91%) Relational Database
13 149 (29.33%) RDBMS
14 146 (28.74%) Unix
15 114 (22.44%) Oracle EBS
16 113 (22.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 108 (21.26%) Oracle Certification
18 107 (21.06%) Shell Script
19 105 (20.67%) WebLogic
20 100 (19.69%) Finance
21 99 (19.49%) OCP
22 96 (18.90%) Windows
23 94 (18.50%) Oracle Database 10g
24 85 (16.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
25 80 (15.75%) High Availability
26 75 (14.76%) Oracle Applications
27 72 (14.17%) Oracle EBS R12
28 67 (13.19%) Middleware
29 64 (12.60%) ITIL

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
1 105 (20.67%) WebLogic
2 41 (8.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 28 (5.51%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (1.38%) SAS
6 6 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.79%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.79%) Oracle UPK
8 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.20%) JBoss
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 31 (6.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 114 (22.44%) Oracle EBS
2 75 (14.76%) Oracle Applications
3 72 (14.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 34 (6.69%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.59%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.59%) Responsys
2 3 (0.59%) SaaS
2 3 (0.59%) Taleo
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.18%) NAS
2 4 (0.79%) Internet
2 4 (0.79%) LDAP
3 2 (0.39%) SAN
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (91.73%) Oracle Database
2 227 (44.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 217 (42.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 171 (33.66%) SQL Server
5 157 (30.91%) Relational Database
6 149 (29.33%) RDBMS
7 94 (18.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 62 (12.20%) MySQL
9 50 (9.84%) Oracle9i Database
10 43 (8.46%) Oracle Exadata
10 43 (8.46%) Oracle Reports
11 29 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
14 19 (3.74%) MongoDB
14 19 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (2.95%) Oracle OWB
15 15 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (4.13%) Toad
2 15 (2.95%) PeopleTools
3 12 (2.36%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (1.38%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.18%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (0.79%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.79%) ClearQuest
6 4 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.39%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.39%) JIRA
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.39%) Subversion
7 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.20%) JUnit
General
1 100 (19.69%) Finance
2 17 (3.35%) Banking
3 8 (1.57%) Advertising
4 4 (0.79%) Publishing
5 3 (0.59%) Marketing
5 3 (0.59%) Retail
6 2 (0.39%) Automotive
6 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.20%) Local Government
7 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (13.19%) Middleware
2 55 (10.83%) Oracle Fusion
3 46 (9.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 14 (2.76%) XML
5 8 (1.57%) Web Services
6 6 (1.18%) JDBC
6 6 (1.18%) REST
6 6 (1.18%) SOAP
6 6 (1.18%) XML Messaging
7 4 (0.79%) DCOM
7 4 (0.79%) ODBC
8 2 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.39%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.20%) .NET
9 1 (0.20%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.20%) iBATIS
9 1 (0.20%) ICEfaces
9 1 (0.20%) J2EE
9 1 (0.20%) JSF
9 1 (0.20%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.24%) Replication
2 29 (5.71%) Clustering
3 18 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.35%) CMDB
5 14 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (2.36%) Statistics
7 9 (1.77%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.57%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.18%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.79%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.59%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.59%) Fintech
11 3 (0.59%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.59%) Physics
12 2 (0.39%) Digital TV
12 2 (0.39%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.39%) iDTV
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 186 (36.61%) Linux
2 146 (28.74%) Unix
3 96 (18.90%) Windows
4 58 (11.42%) Solaris
5 40 (7.87%) Windows Server
6 33 (6.50%) AIX
7 24 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.98%) CentOS
11 3 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.39%) Debian
12 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (38.19%) Performance Tuning
2 80 (15.75%) High Availability
3 64 (12.60%) ITIL
4 47 (9.25%) DevOps
5 42 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 41 (8.07%) SOA
7 34 (6.69%) Capacity Planning
8 33 (6.50%) Change Management
8 33 (6.50%) Migration
9 31 (6.10%) ITIL V3
10 28 (5.51%) Performance Monitoring
11 26 (5.12%) ETL
12 21 (4.13%) Business Activity Monitoring
12 21 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (3.94%) Database Security
14 19 (3.74%) Database Tuning
15 18 (3.54%) Data Migration
16 16 (3.15%) Data Modelling
16 16 (3.15%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (2.95%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 264 (51.97%) SQL
2 158 (31.10%) PL/SQL
3 107 (21.06%) Shell Script
4 24 (4.72%) PowerShell
5 15 (2.95%) Java
5 15 (2.95%) SQR
6 10 (1.97%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.57%) Perl
8 7 (1.38%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.18%) AWK
9 6 (1.18%) C
9 6 (1.18%) C-shell
10 5 (0.98%) Python
11 4 (0.79%) Korn
11 4 (0.79%) VBA
12 3 (0.59%) C#
13 1 (0.20%) PHP
13 1 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 108 (21.26%) Oracle Certification
2 99 (19.49%) OCP
3 50 (9.84%) Security Cleared
4 46 (9.06%) Degree
5 28 (5.51%) SC Cleared
6 26 (5.12%) OCA
7 21 (4.13%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.59%) HND
8 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.68%) SLA
2 7 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.18%) ISO 9000
4 4 (0.79%) QA
4 4 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.59%) SAS 70
System Software
1 238 (46.85%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (4.13%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (1.38%) Oracle Clusterware
4 7 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.59%) XenServer
6 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 234 (46.06%) Data Guard
2 227 (44.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 113 (22.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 85 (16.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 21 (4.13%) Tivoli
5 21 (4.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 18 (3.54%) NetBackup
7 13 (2.56%) Puppet
8 6 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (0.59%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.39%) Ambari
10 2 (0.39%) Ansible
10 2 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle Flashback
10 2 (0.39%) SCOM
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Statspack
11 1 (0.20%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 508 (100.00%) Oracle
2 51 (10.04%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.72%) IBM
4 22 (4.33%) PeopleSoft
5 21 (4.13%) Red Hat
5 21 (4.13%) Sybase
5 21 (4.13%) VMware
6 11 (2.17%) Siebel
7 10 (1.97%) SAP
8 7 (1.38%) Retek
8 7 (1.38%) Sun
9 6 (1.18%) Cognos
9 6 (1.18%) NetApp
10 5 (0.98%) Remedy
11 4 (0.79%) Veritas
11 4 (0.79%) Zerto
12 3 (0.59%) HP
12 3 (0.59%) Hyperion
13 2 (0.39%) IDERA
13 2 (0.39%) Pegasus
Chard, Somerset
Pegasus - Resource
Posted: 12 hours ago
Antrim, County Antrim
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £115000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chard, Somerset
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits packages
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 13 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago