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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 601 593 476
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -117
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 335 402 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.38% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.39% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 244 328 518
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 May 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 May 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 -19 294 £50,000 -4.76% 20
London -86 107 £60,000 - 3
Yorkshire +16 36 £39,000 -1.26% 2
South East -23 35 £47,500 +5.55% 7
South West +38 34 £45,000 +2.27% 2
East of England +58 33 £47,500 +31.03% 2
West Yorkshire +19 27 £38,000 +1.33% 2
West Midlands -9 19 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Leeds - 19 £38,000 - 1
North West +15 15 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Scotland -24 14 £60,000 +33.33%
Glasgow -18 13 £60,000 +33.33%
Somerset - 13 £42,500 -
Surrey -18 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hertfordshire +27 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands +17 10 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Essex +16 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Wiltshire +11 10 £46,750 +6.25%
Birmingham +4 10 £50,000 +17.64%
City of London -29 10 £69,500 +15.83% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 9 £55,000 +111.53%
South Wales +3 9 £42,500 - 1
Wales +2 9 £42,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 9 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 9 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 8 £55,000 -
Swindon - 8 £46,750 -
South Yorkshire +18 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Watford +11 5 £74,000 -
Colchester +4 5 £42,500 +6.25%

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 767 (100.00%) Oracle
2 707 (92.18%) Oracle Database
3 461 (60.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 458 (59.71%) SQL
5 421 (54.89%) Oracle RAC
6 373 (48.63%) Performance Tuning
7 355 (46.28%) Data Guard
8 352 (45.89%) Oracle Database 12c
9 350 (45.63%) Oracle RMAN
10 296 (38.59%) PL/SQL
11 285 (37.16%) Relational Database
12 280 (36.51%) Linux
13 256 (33.38%) Oracle Database 10g
14 247 (32.20%) RDBMS
15 240 (31.29%) SQL Server
16 232 (30.25%) Unix
17 196 (25.55%) Shell Script
18 186 (24.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 179 (23.34%) WebLogic
20 163 (21.25%) Oracle EBS
21 162 (21.12%) Oracle Certification
22 161 (20.99%) Finance
23 158 (20.60%) Oracle Applications
24 155 (20.21%) High Availability
25 136 (17.73%) OCP
26 135 (17.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
27 114 (14.86%) Oracle Exadata
28 112 (14.60%) Windows
28 112 (14.60%) Disaster Recovery
29 106 (13.82%) Oracle9i Database

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
1 179 (23.34%) WebLogic
2 31 (4.04%) Oracle Application Server
3 18 (2.35%) OpenStack
4 14 (1.83%) Oracle Spatial
5 10 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (1.04%) Apache
7 5 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.52%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle UPK
11 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.13%) IIS
11 1 (0.13%) JBoss
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 50 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 163 (21.25%) Oracle EBS
2 158 (20.60%) Oracle Applications
3 99 (12.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 62 (8.08%) Oracle 11i
5 17 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
6 12 (1.56%) Oracle ASCP
7 9 (1.17%) SimCorp Dimension
8 8 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.39%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
10 3 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
12 1 (0.13%) FastStats
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.78%) PaaS
2 6 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.65%) SAN
2 17 (2.22%) LDAP
3 16 (2.09%) NAS
4 15 (1.96%) Internet
5 5 (0.65%) DNS
6 4 (0.52%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.39%) DHCP
7 3 (0.39%) LAN
7 3 (0.39%) WAN
8 2 (0.26%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.26%) VPN
9 1 (0.13%) 2G
9 1 (0.13%) HTTP
9 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 707 (92.18%) Oracle Database
2 461 (60.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 352 (45.89%) Oracle Database 12c
4 285 (37.16%) Relational Database
5 256 (33.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 247 (32.20%) RDBMS
7 240 (31.29%) SQL Server
8 114 (14.86%) Oracle Exadata
9 106 (13.82%) Oracle9i Database
10 74 (9.65%) Oracle Reports
11 58 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
12 47 (6.13%) Oracle BI EE
13 45 (5.87%) MySQL
14 33 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 31 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
17 26 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 25 (3.26%) NoSQL
19 22 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 20 (2.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (4.04%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (2.09%) Toad
3 10 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (0.78%) Hudson
4 6 (0.78%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.26%) Ant
6 2 (0.26%) JIRA
6 2 (0.26%) ProC
7 1 (0.13%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.13%) ERwin
7 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.13%) JUnit
7 1 (0.13%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.13%) Maven
General
1 161 (20.99%) Finance
2 37 (4.82%) Manufacturing
3 22 (2.87%) Banking
4 18 (2.35%) Games
5 16 (2.09%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.91%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.65%) Advertising
8 5 (0.65%) Retail
9 4 (0.52%) Legal
9 4 (0.52%) Marketing
10 3 (0.39%) Back Office
11 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.26%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (17.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 97 (12.65%) Middleware
3 41 (5.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (1.30%) Oracle Streams
5 6 (0.78%) Web Services
6 5 (0.65%) J2EE
6 5 (0.65%) ODBC
6 5 (0.65%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.39%) .NET
7 3 (0.39%) WebCenter
7 3 (0.39%) XML
8 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.26%) CGI
8 2 (0.26%) RESTful
9 1 (0.13%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.13%) Castor
9 1 (0.13%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.13%) OC4J
9 1 (0.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.74%) Replication
2 44 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (5.08%) Clustering
3 39 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 18 (2.35%) CMDB
5 16 (2.09%) Data Centre
6 13 (1.69%) Online Games
7 10 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.04%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.04%) Oracle Exalogic
9 8 (1.04%) Physics
9 8 (1.04%) Statistics
10 7 (0.91%) iPad
11 6 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.78%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.65%) Fintech
13 4 (0.52%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.39%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.26%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 280 (36.51%) Linux
2 232 (30.25%) Unix
3 112 (14.60%) Windows
4 65 (8.47%) Solaris
5 53 (6.91%) AIX
6 42 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (5.35%) Windows Server
8 31 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
11 14 (1.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.17%) SUSE
13 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.13%) HPUX
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (48.63%) Performance Tuning
2 155 (20.21%) High Availability
3 112 (14.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 100 (13.04%) ITIL
5 78 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
6 56 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (5.87%) Performance Monitoring
8 37 (4.82%) Database Tuning
9 34 (4.43%) ERP
10 33 (4.30%) SOA
11 32 (4.17%) Change Management
11 32 (4.17%) Incident Management
12 30 (3.91%) Migration
13 27 (3.52%) Configuration Management
14 26 (3.39%) Open Source
15 24 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
16 23 (3.00%) Operations Management
17 22 (2.87%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (2.74%) ETL
18 21 (2.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 458 (59.71%) SQL
2 296 (38.59%) PL/SQL
3 196 (25.55%) Shell Script
4 37 (4.82%) Perl
5 30 (3.91%) T-SQL
6 29 (3.78%) Java
7 20 (2.61%) Python
8 18 (2.35%) C
9 17 (2.22%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.17%) AWK
10 9 (1.17%) Bourne shell
10 9 (1.17%) sed
11 7 (0.91%) Korn
11 7 (0.91%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.26%) C#
12 2 (0.26%) PHP
13 1 (0.13%) C++
13 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 162 (21.12%) Oracle Certification
2 136 (17.73%) OCP
3 86 (11.21%) Security Cleared
4 65 (8.47%) SC Cleared
5 51 (6.65%) Degree
6 20 (2.61%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.26%) MCSA
11 1 (0.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.87%) SLA
2 5 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.39%) QA
4 2 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 421 (54.89%) Oracle RAC
2 31 (4.04%) Oracle Clusterware
3 30 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (2.35%) Ceph
5 12 (1.56%) Firmware
6 4 (0.52%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.39%) Docker
8 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.13%) RACF
8 1 (0.13%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 355 (46.28%) Data Guard
2 350 (45.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 186 (24.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 35 (4.56%) Oracle Flashback
5 23 (3.00%) NetBackup
6 21 (2.74%) Puppet
7 9 (1.17%) HP SIM
8 7 (0.91%) Oracle Statspack
9 6 (0.78%) Oracle ZFS
10 5 (0.65%) SCOM
11 4 (0.52%) Foglight
12 3 (0.39%) Legato
12 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
13 2 (0.26%) Nagios
14 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
14 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 767 (100.00%) Oracle
2 94 (12.26%) Microsoft
3 58 (7.56%) VMware
4 37 (4.82%) Red Hat
5 31 (4.04%) NetApp
6 22 (2.87%) Remedy
7 21 (2.74%) SAP
8 17 (2.22%) IBM
9 15 (1.96%) Sybase
10 13 (1.69%) Teradata
11 12 (1.56%) IFS
11 12 (1.56%) Sun
12 11 (1.43%) Retek
13 9 (1.17%) Hyperion
13 9 (1.17%) SimCorp
14 8 (1.04%) Cognizant
14 8 (1.04%) SolarWinds
15 7 (0.91%) 3PAR
16 5 (0.65%) Computacenter
16 5 (0.65%) Pegasus
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