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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 601 518 411
Rank change year-on-year
-83 -107
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 307 533 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.49% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.51% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 192 418 667
Median salary £51,459 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.91% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -69 283 £52,500 +5.00% 14
London -5 106 £55,000 -8.33% 4
South East -62 42 £49,000 +14.36% 3
East of England +29 35 £32,500 -35.00% 2
City of London +44 34 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Hampshire +3 26 £51,250 +19.61% 3
East Midlands +17 25 £52,500 +55.55%
North West -23 25 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +23 21 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Yorkshire +22 21 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Nottingham +20 10 £52,500 +5.00%
Nottinghamshire +19 10 £52,500 +22.80%
Cardiff +17 10 £44,250 +10.62%
South Wales +10 10 £44,250 +10.62%
Wales +6 10 £44,250 +10.62%
Suffolk - 10 £32,500 -
Merseyside -6 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Liverpool -8 9 £47,500 +11.76%
South West -15 8 £45,000 - 2
Ipswich - 8 £32,500 -
Southampton +1 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Scotland -14 7 £60,000 +33.33% 1
North East - 7 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £40,000 -
Glasgow -2 6 £60,000 +33.33%
Surrey +20 5 £38,500 -14.44%
West Midlands -17 5 £51,000 +7.36% 2
Manchester -29 5 £40,000 -14.89%
Leeds +31 4 £44,250 -11.50% 1

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 647 (100.00%) Oracle
2 593 (91.65%) Oracle Database
3 406 (62.75%) SQL
4 360 (55.64%) Oracle RAC
5 324 (50.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 311 (48.07%) Performance Tuning
7 298 (46.06%) Data Guard
8 293 (45.29%) SQL Server
9 286 (44.20%) Oracle Database 12c
10 254 (39.26%) Oracle RMAN
11 220 (34.00%) PL/SQL
12 211 (32.61%) Relational Database
13 190 (29.37%) RDBMS
14 182 (28.13%) Linux
15 179 (27.67%) Oracle Database 10g
16 160 (24.73%) Unix
17 156 (24.11%) Oracle EBS
18 152 (23.49%) Oracle Applications
19 145 (22.41%) Finance
20 131 (20.25%) High Availability
21 128 (19.78%) WebLogic
22 118 (18.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 109 (16.85%) Windows
24 107 (16.54%) Oracle Certification
25 103 (15.92%) Shell Script
26 95 (14.68%) Oracle EBS R12
27 92 (14.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
28 88 (13.60%) Oracle Exadata
29 86 (13.29%) OCP
30 83 (12.83%) 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
1 128 (19.78%) WebLogic
2 37 (5.72%) Oracle Coherence
3 15 (2.32%) Oracle Application Server
4 13 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (1.24%) OpenStack
5 8 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle UPK
10 3 (0.46%) SAS
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle 10gAS
12 1 (0.15%) Apache
12 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.15%) IIS
12 1 (0.15%) JCAPS
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 37 (5.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 156 (24.11%) Oracle EBS
2 152 (23.49%) Oracle Applications
3 95 (14.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 70 (10.82%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (1.55%) SimCorp Dimension
6 7 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle ASCP
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payroll
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.78%) SAN
2 13 (2.01%) NAS
3 7 (1.08%) Internet
4 6 (0.93%) LDAP
5 2 (0.31%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.31%) LAN
5 2 (0.31%) VPN
5 2 (0.31%) WAN
6 1 (0.15%) 2G
6 1 (0.15%) DHCP
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) HTTP
6 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (91.65%) Oracle Database
2 324 (50.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 293 (45.29%) SQL Server
4 286 (44.20%) Oracle Database 12c
5 211 (32.61%) Relational Database
6 190 (29.37%) RDBMS
7 179 (27.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 88 (13.60%) Oracle Exadata
9 83 (12.83%) Oracle9i Database
10 71 (10.97%) Oracle Reports
11 51 (7.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 46 (7.11%) MySQL
13 37 (5.72%) Data Warehouse
14 36 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
14 36 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 29 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (3.40%) MongoDB
18 21 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 18 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (4.02%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (1.08%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.93%) JIRA
3 6 (0.93%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.31%) Ant
5 2 (0.31%) Subversion
5 2 (0.31%) Toad
6 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.15%) Hudson
6 1 (0.15%) JUnit
6 1 (0.15%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.15%) Maven
6 1 (0.15%) ProC
6 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 145 (22.41%) Finance
2 50 (7.73%) Banking
3 13 (2.01%) Games
3 13 (2.01%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 6 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 5 (0.77%) Retail
7 4 (0.62%) Legal
7 4 (0.62%) Publishing
8 3 (0.46%) Back Office
9 2 (0.31%) Law
9 2 (0.31%) Local Government
10 1 (0.15%) Marketing
10 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (14.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 74 (11.44%) Middleware
3 50 (7.73%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (1.55%) Oracle Streams
5 9 (1.39%) JDBC
6 6 (0.93%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (0.77%) Web Services
8 4 (0.62%) .NET
8 4 (0.62%) Castor
9 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.31%) CGI
9 2 (0.31%) RESTful
9 2 (0.31%) WebCenter
9 2 (0.31%) XML
10 1 (0.15%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.15%) JSF
10 1 (0.15%) ODBC
10 1 (0.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.59%) Clustering
2 54 (8.35%) Replication
3 35 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.40%) CMDB
5 14 (2.16%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.70%) Statistics
8 9 (1.39%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.24%) iPad
9 8 (1.24%) Online Games
10 7 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.93%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.93%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.77%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.77%) Oracle Exalogic
12 5 (0.77%) Physics
13 4 (0.62%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.62%) Grid Computing
14 3 (0.46%) Fintech
14 3 (0.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 182 (28.13%) Linux
2 160 (24.73%) Unix
3 109 (16.85%) Windows
4 82 (12.67%) AIX
5 72 (11.13%) Solaris
6 42 (6.49%) Windows Server
7 38 (5.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (3.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.31%) SUSE
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (48.07%) Performance Tuning
2 131 (20.25%) High Availability
3 79 (12.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 62 (9.58%) ITIL
5 56 (8.66%) Capacity Planning
6 39 (6.03%) SOA
7 32 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (4.95%) Migration
8 31 (4.79%) Performance Monitoring
9 23 (3.55%) Database Tuning
10 22 (3.40%) DevOps
11 20 (3.09%) Data Migration
11 20 (3.09%) Project Management
12 18 (2.78%) ETL
13 17 (2.63%) Virtual Environments
14 16 (2.47%) Configuration Management
14 16 (2.47%) Open Source
15 15 (2.32%) Asset Management
15 15 (2.32%) Change Management
16 14 (2.16%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 406 (62.75%) SQL
2 220 (34.00%) PL/SQL
3 103 (15.92%) Shell Script
4 24 (3.71%) Java
5 20 (3.09%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.01%) PowerShell
7 11 (1.70%) Perl
8 8 (1.24%) Python
9 7 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.08%) C
10 4 (0.62%) AWK
11 3 (0.46%) Korn
12 2 (0.31%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.31%) C-shell
12 2 (0.31%) PHP
12 2 (0.31%) sed
13 1 (0.15%) C#
13 1 (0.15%) C++
13 1 (0.15%) R
13 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 107 (16.54%) Oracle Certification
2 86 (13.29%) OCP
3 52 (8.04%) Security Cleared
4 39 (6.03%) SC Cleared
5 34 (5.26%) Degree
6 14 (2.16%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.77%) OCA
8 3 (0.46%) HND
9 2 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.95%) SLA
2 7 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.46%) QA
3 3 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.46%) SAS 70
4 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 360 (55.64%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (2.78%) Oracle Clusterware
3 18 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (1.24%) Ceph
6 5 (0.77%) Firmware
7 3 (0.46%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.46%) Docker
8 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.15%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 298 (46.06%) Data Guard
2 254 (39.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 118 (18.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 18 (2.78%) Puppet
5 17 (2.63%) Oracle Flashback
6 11 (1.70%) SCOM
7 9 (1.39%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.08%) Oracle Statspack
9 5 (0.77%) Ambari
9 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (0.77%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (0.77%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.31%) HP SIM
12 2 (0.31%) Nagios
13 1 (0.15%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 647 (100.00%) Oracle
2 69 (10.66%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.56%) Sybase
4 34 (5.26%) VMware
5 22 (3.40%) Red Hat
6 19 (2.94%) Retek
7 18 (2.78%) NetApp
8 17 (2.63%) Veritas
9 15 (2.32%) Remedy
10 13 (2.01%) Computacenter
11 11 (1.70%) IBM
12 10 (1.55%) Cognizant
12 10 (1.55%) SimCorp
13 8 (1.24%) Teradata
13 8 (1.24%) Zerto
14 7 (1.08%) Informatica
15 6 (0.93%) SolarWinds
16 5 (0.77%) Netezza
17 4 (0.62%) Citrix
17 4 (0.62%) EMC
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £39632 - £47559 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 12 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Flex benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + private medical + more
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago