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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 610 526 436
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -90
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 313 519 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.47% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.49% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 201 430 610
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,511 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 July 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 July 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 -82 283 £55,000 +4.76% 22
London -66 107 £55,000 -8.33% 8
South East -27 51 £48,250 +7.22% 2
East of England +61 32 £32,500 -40.90% 1
City of London +14 28 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire +36 27 £42,500 -26.08%
West Yorkshire +37 26 £42,500 -15.00%
Hampshire +4 25 £47,500 +16.56% 2
North West -5 20 £45,000 +3.44% 6
East Midlands +18 18 £57,500 +34.50% 2
Scotland -26 12 £60,000 +33.33%
South West +3 11 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow -18 11 £60,000 +33.33%
Suffolk - 11 £32,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +17 10 £55,000 +28.65% 2
Surrey +10 10 £38,500 -14.44%
Nottingham +25 9 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Ipswich - 9 £32,500 -
Cardiff +14 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Wales +13 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Southampton +4 8 £47,500 +18.75%
Wales +3 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Wiltshire +5 7 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands -4 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Leeds +32 6 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +21 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £40,000 -
North East - 6 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +12 5 £55,000 -

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 677 (100.00%) Oracle
2 625 (92.32%) Oracle Database
3 417 (61.60%) SQL
4 385 (56.87%) Oracle RAC
5 366 (54.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 348 (51.40%) Performance Tuning
7 331 (48.89%) Data Guard
8 309 (45.64%) Oracle Database 12c
9 277 (40.92%) SQL Server
10 276 (40.77%) Oracle RMAN
11 242 (35.75%) PL/SQL
12 240 (35.45%) Relational Database
13 215 (31.76%) RDBMS
14 199 (29.39%) Linux
15 195 (28.80%) Oracle Database 10g
16 173 (25.55%) Unix
17 153 (22.60%) Oracle EBS
17 153 (22.60%) Finance
18 152 (22.45%) Oracle Applications
19 144 (21.27%) High Availability
20 140 (20.68%) WebLogic
21 131 (19.35%) Oracle Certification
22 125 (18.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 118 (17.43%) Shell Script
24 111 (16.40%) OCP
24 111 (16.40%) Windows
25 108 (15.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
26 93 (13.74%) Oracle Exadata
27 92 (13.59%) Disaster Recovery
28 90 (13.29%) Oracle EBS R12

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
1 140 (20.68%) WebLogic
2 34 (5.02%) Oracle Coherence
3 19 (2.81%) Oracle Application Server
4 13 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (1.62%) OpenStack
6 7 (1.03%) Oracle Spatial
7 6 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.44%) Apache
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.15%) IIS
11 1 (0.15%) JBoss
11 1 (0.15%) JCAPS
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle UPK
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 36 (5.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 153 (22.60%) Oracle EBS
2 152 (22.45%) Oracle Applications
3 90 (13.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 70 (10.34%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (1.48%) SimCorp Dimension
6 9 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
7 7 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.59%) Oracle ASCP
11 3 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
13 1 (0.15%) FastStats
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.89%) PaaS
3 5 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.25%) SAN
2 10 (1.48%) NAS
3 9 (1.33%) Internet
3 9 (1.33%) LDAP
4 3 (0.44%) LAN
4 3 (0.44%) VPN
4 3 (0.44%) WAN
5 2 (0.30%) DHCP
5 2 (0.30%) DNS
5 2 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) 2G
6 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 625 (92.32%) Oracle Database
2 366 (54.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 309 (45.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 277 (40.92%) SQL Server
5 240 (35.45%) Relational Database
6 215 (31.76%) RDBMS
7 195 (28.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 93 (13.74%) Oracle Exadata
9 89 (13.15%) Oracle9i Database
10 63 (9.31%) Oracle Reports
11 47 (6.94%) MySQL
12 46 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 45 (6.65%) Data Warehouse
14 37 (5.47%) Oracle BI EE
15 28 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (3.84%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (2.95%) DB2
17 20 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (2.66%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (4.14%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (1.03%) JIRA
2 7 (1.03%) Toad
3 6 (0.89%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.30%) Ant
5 2 (0.30%) 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%) Hudson
6 1 (0.15%) JUnit
6 1 (0.15%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.15%) Maven
6 1 (0.15%) Subversion
6 1 (0.15%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 153 (22.60%) Finance
2 52 (7.68%) Banking
3 21 (3.10%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.07%) Games
5 12 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.74%) Retail
8 4 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.59%) Legal
9 3 (0.44%) Back Office
10 2 (0.30%) Law
10 2 (0.30%) Marketing
11 1 (0.15%) Local Government
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (15.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 76 (11.23%) Middleware
3 49 (7.24%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (1.48%) Oracle Streams
5 7 (1.03%) JDBC
5 7 (1.03%) Web Services
6 6 (0.89%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (0.59%) .NET
7 4 (0.59%) Castor
8 3 (0.44%) ODBC
9 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.30%) CGI
9 2 (0.30%) J2EE
9 2 (0.30%) RESTful
10 1 (0.15%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.15%) JSF
10 1 (0.15%) Spring
10 1 (0.15%) WebCenter
10 1 (0.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.04%) Clustering
2 53 (7.83%) Replication
3 37 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (2.95%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.51%) CMDB
6 10 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (1.33%) Online Games
8 8 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.18%) iPad
8 8 (1.18%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.18%) Physics
9 7 (1.03%) Statistics
10 6 (0.89%) Fixed Income
10 6 (0.89%) Oracle Exalogic
11 5 (0.74%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.74%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.59%) Fintech
12 4 (0.59%) Grid Computing
13 3 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 199 (29.39%) Linux
2 173 (25.55%) Unix
3 111 (16.40%) Windows
4 76 (11.23%) AIX
5 66 (9.75%) Solaris
6 38 (5.61%) Windows Server
7 37 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.59%) SUSE
14 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (51.40%) Performance Tuning
2 144 (21.27%) High Availability
3 92 (13.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 68 (10.04%) ITIL
5 62 (9.16%) Capacity Planning
6 40 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (5.32%) SOA
8 35 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
9 29 (4.28%) Migration
10 24 (3.55%) Database Tuning
11 20 (2.95%) Project Management
12 19 (2.81%) Change Management
12 19 (2.81%) Open Source
13 18 (2.66%) DevOps
14 17 (2.51%) Configuration Management
14 17 (2.51%) Data Migration
14 17 (2.51%) Data Modelling
14 17 (2.51%) ETL
14 17 (2.51%) Incident Management
15 16 (2.36%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 417 (61.60%) SQL
2 242 (35.75%) PL/SQL
3 118 (17.43%) Shell Script
4 32 (4.73%) Java
5 18 (2.66%) T-SQL
6 16 (2.36%) Perl
7 11 (1.62%) C
7 11 (1.62%) Python
8 10 (1.48%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.33%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.74%) AWK
10 5 (0.74%) Korn
11 4 (0.59%) Bourne shell
11 4 (0.59%) sed
12 2 (0.30%) C#
12 2 (0.30%) PHP
13 1 (0.15%) C++
13 1 (0.15%) C-shell
13 1 (0.15%) R
13 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 131 (19.35%) Oracle Certification
2 111 (16.40%) OCP
3 57 (8.42%) Security Cleared
4 41 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 34 (5.02%) Degree
6 16 (2.36%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.44%) OCA
8 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) HND
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.76%) SLA
2 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.44%) QA
3 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.15%) SAS 70
System Software
1 385 (56.87%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (3.40%) Oracle Clusterware
3 22 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.62%) Ceph
6 7 (1.03%) Firmware
7 4 (0.59%) 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
1 331 (48.89%) Data Guard
2 276 (40.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 125 (18.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 20 (2.95%) Puppet
5 19 (2.81%) Oracle Flashback
6 11 (1.62%) NetBackup
7 10 (1.48%) SCOM
8 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (1.03%) Oracle Statspack
9 5 (0.74%) Ambari
9 5 (0.74%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (0.74%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.59%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.30%) Legato
12 2 (0.30%) Nagios
13 1 (0.15%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 677 (100.00%) Oracle
2 70 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 38 (5.61%) VMware
4 33 (4.87%) Sybase
5 27 (3.99%) Red Hat
6 23 (3.40%) NetApp
7 17 (2.51%) Remedy
8 16 (2.36%) Retek
9 15 (2.22%) Veritas
10 14 (2.07%) IBM
11 13 (1.92%) Computacenter
12 11 (1.62%) Cognizant
13 10 (1.48%) SimCorp
14 8 (1.18%) Teradata
15 7 (1.03%) Informatica
15 7 (1.03%) Zerto
16 6 (0.89%) 3PAR
16 6 (0.89%) SolarWinds
17 5 (0.74%) Citrix
17 5 (0.74%) EMC
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Flexi-Time, Pension, Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Cumbria
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England
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Manchester
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Hampshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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