The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 413 369 434
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +65
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 689 704 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.65% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.69% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 578 609 458
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 31 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -41 633 £50,000 - 33
London -83 256 £55,000 - 11
South East +34 134 £52,000 +13.04% 7
City of London -7 85 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Yorkshire +1 75 £40,000 +2.56% 5
Hampshire +57 71 £48,000 +23.87% 2
East of England +42 63 £40,000 +6.66%
West Yorkshire -24 56 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Leeds -21 49 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Surrey +1 46 £52,000 +12.43% 2
Essex +24 34 £40,000 +14.28%
West Midlands -11 33 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Camberley +17 18 £52,000 -5.45% 1
North West -28 18 £42,500 +3.65% 3
East Midlands -41 17 £42,500 -15.00% 1
South West -15 16 £45,000 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 16 £41,250 - 1
North East - 16 £41,250 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 16 £41,250 - 1
Southampton +15 14 £42,000 +10.53% 1
Portsmouth - 14 £48,000 -
Manchester -15 12 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Milton Keynes +5 11 £50,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire -3 11 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £29,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 11 £42,000 -
Luton - 11 £42,000 -
Coventry +15 10 £48,833 -21.86%
Scotland -28 9 £38,750 -8.82% 1
Chelmsford - 9 £32,500 -

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Oracle DBA 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 DBA in their job title.

1 1310 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1222 (93.28%) Oracle Database
3 801 (61.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 756 (57.71%) Oracle RAC
5 660 (50.38%) Data Guard
6 645 (49.24%) SQL
7 562 (42.90%) Linux
8 529 (40.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 497 (37.94%) Oracle RMAN
10 483 (36.87%) PL/SQL
11 442 (33.74%) UNIX
12 439 (33.51%) Performance Tuning
13 347 (26.49%) Finance
14 331 (25.27%) SQL Server
15 322 (24.58%) Oracle EBS
16 296 (22.60%) Relational Database
17 289 (22.06%) RDBMS
18 283 (21.60%) Windows
19 261 (19.92%) Oracle Applications
20 250 (19.08%) WebLogic
21 245 (18.70%) Oracle EBS R12
22 227 (17.33%) Shell Script
23 192 (14.66%) Oracle Certification
24 190 (14.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
25 180 (13.74%) Oracle Database 12c
26 177 (13.51%) Middleware
27 154 (11.76%) Red Hat
28 151 (11.53%) Solaris
29 147 (11.22%) Replication
29 147 (11.22%) Clustering

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Oracle DBA 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 250 (19.08%) WebLogic
2 83 (6.34%) Oracle Application Server
3 48 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 27 (2.06%) WebSphere
5 21 (1.60%) Oracle 10gAS
6 5 (0.38%) CMS
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle UPK
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle Spatial
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.31%) SAS
7 4 (0.31%) Apache
8 3 (0.23%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.15%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.076%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.076%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.076%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.076%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.076%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 45 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 322 (24.58%) Oracle EBS
2 261 (19.92%) Oracle Applications
3 245 (18.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 90 (6.87%) Oracle 11i
5 20 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
6 15 (1.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 15 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
6 15 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
7 13 (0.99%) HFM
8 12 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
9 11 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 1 (0.076%) Oracle CRM
13 1 (0.076%) Oracle HRMS
13 1 (0.076%) Oracle Payroll
13 1 (0.076%) Summit
13 1 (0.076%) ENOVIA
13 1 (0.076%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 106 (8.09%) SAN
2 33 (2.52%) iSCSI
3 28 (2.14%) Internet
4 15 (1.15%) NAS
5 11 (0.84%) Firewall
6 5 (0.38%) LDAP
6 5 (0.38%) DNS
6 5 (0.38%) HTTP
7 4 (0.31%) WAN
8 3 (0.23%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.23%) LAN
9 2 (0.15%) InfiniBand
9 2 (0.15%) DHCP
10 1 (0.076%) SSL
10 1 (0.076%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.076%) SMTP
10 1 (0.076%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.076%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1222 (93.28%) Oracle Database
2 801 (61.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 529 (40.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 331 (25.27%) SQL Server
5 296 (22.60%) Relational Database
6 289 (22.06%) RDBMS
7 180 (13.74%) Oracle Database 12c
8 139 (10.61%) Oracle BI EE
9 116 (8.85%) Oracle9i Database
10 101 (7.71%) MySQL
11 98 (7.48%) SQLPlus
12 92 (7.02%) Oracle Reports
13 78 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
14 76 (5.80%) Oracle Exadata
15 66 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
16 62 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
17 50 (3.82%) Oracle Discoverer
18 48 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
19 45 (3.44%) OLTP
20 31 (2.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 40 (3.05%) Oracle Forms
2 27 (2.06%) Toad
3 8 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (0.61%) Subversion
4 7 (0.53%) ClearCase
4 7 (0.53%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.15%) JConsole
6 1 (0.076%) ERwin
6 1 (0.076%) ProC
6 1 (0.076%) Ant
6 1 (0.076%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.076%) Maven
6 1 (0.076%) JIRA
General
1 347 (26.49%) Finance
2 96 (7.33%) Banking
3 42 (3.21%) Retail
4 24 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 24 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 19 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 15 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (0.46%) Automotive
7 6 (0.46%) Advertising
7 6 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.46%) Back Office
8 5 (0.38%) Law
8 5 (0.38%) Legal
8 5 (0.38%) Electronics
8 5 (0.38%) Marketing
9 4 (0.31%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.15%) French Language
10 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.15%) Publishing
10 2 (0.15%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (13.51%) Middleware
2 131 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 34 (2.60%) .NET
4 28 (2.14%) J2EE
5 19 (1.45%) Oracle Streams
6 17 (1.30%) XML
7 10 (0.76%) JDBC
8 8 (0.61%) ODBC
8 8 (0.61%) HTML
9 5 (0.38%) LAMP
9 5 (0.38%) Web Services
9 5 (0.38%) Smarty
10 4 (0.31%) WebCenter
11 3 (0.23%) HTML5
11 3 (0.23%) Apache Flex
11 3 (0.23%) Django
12 2 (0.15%) CGI
12 2 (0.15%) JRockit
13 1 (0.076%) COM
13 1 (0.076%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 147 (11.22%) Replication
1 147 (11.22%) Clustering
2 40 (3.05%) Client/Server
3 28 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 26 (1.98%) N-Tier
5 25 (1.91%) Oracle Exalogic
6 14 (1.07%) Hedge funds
7 12 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 11 (0.84%) Firmware
9 10 (0.76%) HACMP
10 8 (0.61%) Statistics
11 7 (0.53%) Thin Client
11 7 (0.53%) Social Media
11 7 (0.53%) Fat Client
12 6 (0.46%) Spread Betting
13 5 (0.38%) Reference Data
14 4 (0.31%) Telematics
15 3 (0.23%) DTV
15 3 (0.23%) Kindle
15 3 (0.23%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 562 (42.90%) Linux
2 442 (33.74%) UNIX
3 283 (21.60%) Windows
4 151 (11.53%) Solaris
5 86 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 68 (5.19%) AIX
7 48 (3.66%) HPUX
8 44 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
10 26 (1.98%) SUSE
11 18 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.23%) Tru64
14 1 (0.076%) zOS
14 1 (0.076%) MVS
14 1 (0.076%) NetWare
14 1 (0.076%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (33.51%) Performance Tuning
2 139 (10.61%) SOA
3 117 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 115 (8.78%) ITIL
5 77 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 65 (4.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 55 (4.20%) Incident Management
7 55 (4.20%) High Availability
8 54 (4.12%) Migration
9 50 (3.82%) Capacity Planning
10 45 (3.44%) E-Commerce
11 41 (3.13%) E-business
11 41 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
12 40 (3.05%) Database Security
13 37 (2.82%) ETL
14 34 (2.60%) Change Management
14 34 (2.60%) Database Tuning
15 30 (2.29%) Systems Analysis
16 29 (2.21%) Problem Management
17 28 (2.14%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 645 (49.24%) SQL
2 483 (36.87%) PL/SQL
3 227 (17.33%) Shell Script
4 67 (5.11%) Perl
5 48 (3.66%) T-SQL
6 31 (2.37%) Java
7 25 (1.91%) Bash Shell
8 17 (1.30%) Korn
9 14 (1.07%) C
10 12 (0.92%) Bourne shell
10 12 (0.92%) sed
10 12 (0.92%) AWK
11 8 (0.61%) PowerShell
11 8 (0.61%) Python
12 7 (0.53%) PHP
13 5 (0.38%) PHP5
14 3 (0.23%) Clojure
15 1 (0.076%) C++
15 1 (0.076%) REXX
15 1 (0.076%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 192 (14.66%) Oracle Certification
2 124 (9.47%) Security Cleared
3 123 (9.39%) OCP
4 71 (5.42%) SC Cleared
5 53 (4.05%) Degree
6 51 (3.89%) DV Cleared
7 30 (2.29%) OCA
8 11 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.31%) HND
10 2 (0.15%) MCTS
10 2 (0.15%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (1.37%) QA
3 16 (1.22%) SLA
4 9 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.076%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.076%) COBIT
System Software
1 756 (57.71%) Oracle RAC
2 497 (37.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 21 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.53%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.46%) PowerHA
6 3 (0.23%) SRDF
7 2 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 660 (50.38%) Data Guard
2 190 (14.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 31 (2.37%) Oracle Identity Management
4 26 (1.98%) NetBackup
5 13 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
6 11 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 11 (0.84%) HP SIM
7 10 (0.76%) Oracle Statspack
8 8 (0.61%) Foglight
9 7 (0.53%) Puppet
9 7 (0.53%) Ansible
10 4 (0.31%) OpenView
11 3 (0.23%) Nagios
11 3 (0.23%) Zenoss
12 2 (0.15%) SCOM
13 1 (0.076%) Legato
13 1 (0.076%) OMEGAMON
13 1 (0.076%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1310 (100.00%) Oracle
2 154 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 89 (6.79%) Microsoft
4 60 (4.58%) NetApp
5 44 (3.36%) Informatica
5 44 (3.36%) VMware
6 38 (2.90%) HP
7 35 (2.67%) JBoss
8 32 (2.44%) Sybase
9 31 (2.37%) Hyperion
10 26 (1.98%) Sun
11 23 (1.76%) EnterpriseDB
12 17 (1.30%) CommVault
13 14 (1.07%) EMC
13 14 (1.07%) SAP
14 11 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
15 10 (0.76%) IBM
15 10 (0.76%) ATG
16 8 (0.61%) Netezza
17 7 (0.53%) Siebel
Buckinghamshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £59000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £31000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago