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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 436 338 456
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +118
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 645 823 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.74% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.78% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 502 665 460
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £34,850 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -109 569 £47,500 +5.55% 56
London -100 213 £52,500 - 20
North West -10 86 £40,000 -1.23% 7
City of London -36 68 £57,500 +4.54% 7
East of England -12 64 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South East -121 63 £50,000 +19.04% 9
Scotland 0 61 £46,500 +14.81% 2
Yorkshire -32 60 £40,000 - 6
Manchester -22 53 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Glasgow +23 52 £46,500 +13.41%
West Yorkshire -40 47 £41,500 +3.75% 6
West Midlands -11 34 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Leeds -37 31 £40,000 - 4
Essex -2 26 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Birmingham +13 24 £42,500 -15.00%
Hampshire -25 24 £55,000 +59.42% 4
Surrey -31 23 £50,000 +13.63% 2
Cheshire +10 19 £41,000 +2.50% 4
Hertfordshire +11 18 £39,000 -8.23%
South West -17 17 £45,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire +1 14 £47,500 +5.55%
East Midlands -26 14 £52,500 +17.97% 1
South Yorkshire -6 13 £28,000 -
Sheffield -6 13 £28,000 -
Stockport +1 12 £42,500 +4.93% 1
Southampton -19 12 £53,750 +58.08% 1
Midlands +10 11 £55,000 -15.38%
Letchworth - 11 £39,000 -
Wiltshire -11 10 £47,500 +9.19%
Sale +7 8 £32,500 +16.07% 1

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1191 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1095 (91.94%) Oracle Database
3 768 (64.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 688 (57.77%) Oracle RAC
5 633 (53.15%) SQL
6 520 (43.66%) Data Guard
7 504 (42.32%) Oracle RMAN
8 500 (41.98%) Linux
9 497 (41.73%) Oracle Database 10g
10 475 (39.88%) UNIX
11 446 (37.45%) PL/SQL
12 417 (35.01%) Performance Tuning
13 371 (31.15%) Finance
14 346 (29.05%) Oracle EBS
15 287 (24.10%) WebLogic
15 287 (24.10%) Oracle EBS R12
16 285 (23.93%) Relational Database
17 281 (23.59%) SQL Server
18 276 (23.17%) RDBMS
19 257 (21.58%) Windows
19 257 (21.58%) Oracle Applications
20 242 (20.32%) Shell Script
21 231 (19.40%) Oracle Certification
22 188 (15.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 184 (15.45%) Middleware
24 174 (14.61%) Oracle BI EE
25 159 (13.35%) Solaris
26 152 (12.76%) SOA
27 143 (12.01%) OCP
28 137 (11.50%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 287 (24.10%) WebLogic
2 69 (5.79%) Oracle Application Server
3 55 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (1.18%) Oracle 10gAS
5 11 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.50%) Apache
7 6 (0.50%) SAS
7 6 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.42%) CMS
8 5 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
9 3 (0.25%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.25%) IIS
9 3 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.084%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.084%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.084%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.084%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 346 (29.05%) Oracle EBS
2 287 (24.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 257 (21.58%) Oracle Applications
4 101 (8.48%) Oracle 11i
5 36 (3.02%) Oracle Financials
6 22 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
7 21 (1.76%) Oracle ERP
8 11 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 10 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
10 5 (0.42%) Siebel Analytics
11 3 (0.25%) HFM
12 1 (0.084%) ENOVIA
12 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
12 1 (0.084%) SAP ERP
12 1 (0.084%) Summit
12 1 (0.084%) Agresso
12 1 (0.084%) LongView
12 1 (0.084%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 88 (7.39%) SAN
2 13 (1.09%) LDAP
3 11 (0.92%) Internet
4 10 (0.84%) LAN
4 10 (0.84%) WAN
5 9 (0.76%) iSCSI
6 6 (0.50%) NAS
7 5 (0.42%) HTTP
8 3 (0.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.25%) DNS
8 3 (0.25%) Firewall
9 2 (0.17%) Network Security
9 2 (0.17%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.17%) SSL
10 1 (0.084%) SMTP
10 1 (0.084%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1095 (91.94%) Oracle Database
2 768 (64.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 497 (41.73%) Oracle Database 10g
4 285 (23.93%) Relational Database
5 281 (23.59%) SQL Server
6 276 (23.17%) RDBMS
7 174 (14.61%) Oracle BI EE
8 137 (11.50%) Oracle Database 12c
9 115 (9.66%) Oracle9i Database
10 89 (7.47%) Oracle Exadata
11 85 (7.14%) MySQL
12 70 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
13 69 (5.79%) SQLPlus
14 51 (4.28%) SQL Server 2005
15 50 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
16 47 (3.95%) Oracle Discoverer
16 47 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
17 40 (3.36%) Essbase
18 30 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
19 27 (2.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 24 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (1.26%) Toad
3 11 (0.92%) ProC
4 5 (0.42%) Subversion
4 5 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (0.42%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.17%) PeopleTools
6 1 (0.084%) ERwin
6 1 (0.084%) JDeveloper
General
1 371 (31.15%) Finance
2 78 (6.55%) Retail
3 68 (5.71%) Banking
4 51 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 23 (1.93%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (1.09%) Back Office
9 8 (0.67%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.59%) Advertising
11 6 (0.50%) Automotive
12 4 (0.34%) Legal
12 4 (0.34%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.25%) Publishing
13 3 (0.25%) Marketing
13 3 (0.25%) Billing
14 2 (0.17%) French Language
14 2 (0.17%) Front Office
15 1 (0.084%) Electronics
15 1 (0.084%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (15.45%) Middleware
2 111 (9.32%) Oracle Fusion
3 19 (1.60%) .NET
4 18 (1.51%) XML
4 18 (1.51%) Oracle Streams
5 14 (1.18%) J2EE
6 10 (0.84%) ODBC
7 8 (0.67%) OLE
7 8 (0.67%) HTML
8 5 (0.42%) SOAP
8 5 (0.42%) Web Services
8 5 (0.42%) LAMP
8 5 (0.42%) Smarty
9 4 (0.34%) WebCenter
9 4 (0.34%) WSDL
9 4 (0.34%) XSD
10 3 (0.25%) JDBC
10 3 (0.25%) Apache Flex
10 3 (0.25%) Django
10 3 (0.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 114 (9.57%) Clustering
2 64 (5.37%) Replication
3 33 (2.77%) Client/Server
4 31 (2.60%) Oracle Exalytics
5 24 (2.02%) Oracle Exalogic
6 14 (1.18%) Firmware
7 12 (1.01%) Thin Client
7 12 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 11 (0.92%) Hedge funds
8 11 (0.92%) HACMP
9 10 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 9 (0.76%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.50%) Derivative
11 6 (0.50%) Telematics
12 5 (0.42%) Statistics
13 3 (0.25%) Streaming Media
13 3 (0.25%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.25%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.25%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.17%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 500 (41.98%) Linux
2 475 (39.88%) UNIX
3 257 (21.58%) Windows
4 159 (13.35%) Solaris
5 92 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 51 (4.28%) AIX
7 37 (3.11%) Oracle Linux
8 26 (2.18%) HPUX
9 25 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (1.60%) SUSE
12 5 (0.42%) Tru64
13 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.17%) CentOS
15 1 (0.084%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (35.01%) Performance Tuning
2 152 (12.76%) SOA
3 116 (9.74%) ITIL
4 109 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 76 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (5.04%) High Availability
7 53 (4.45%) Change Management
8 47 (3.95%) Migration
8 47 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 44 (3.69%) Capacity Planning
10 40 (3.36%) Database Tuning
11 37 (3.11%) Problem Management
12 36 (3.02%) Database Security
13 35 (2.94%) Incident Management
14 34 (2.85%) ERP
15 33 (2.77%) Service Delivery
16 29 (2.43%) Performance Monitoring
17 28 (2.35%) Performance Improvement
17 28 (2.35%) Project Management
18 24 (2.02%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 633 (53.15%) SQL
2 446 (37.45%) PL/SQL
3 242 (20.32%) Shell Script
4 65 (5.46%) Perl
5 39 (3.27%) T-SQL
6 37 (3.11%) Java
7 25 (2.10%) Bash Shell
8 18 (1.51%) AWK
9 17 (1.43%) sed
9 17 (1.43%) Bourne shell
10 16 (1.34%) C
11 13 (1.09%) Korn
12 8 (0.67%) C++
12 8 (0.67%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.59%) Python
14 6 (0.50%) XQuery
14 6 (0.50%) Uniface
14 6 (0.50%) PHP
15 5 (0.42%) PHP5
16 3 (0.25%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 231 (19.40%) Oracle Certification
2 143 (12.01%) OCP
3 95 (7.98%) Security Cleared
4 87 (7.30%) SC Cleared
5 49 (4.11%) Degree
6 14 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (0.92%) HND
8 9 (0.76%) OCA
9 5 (0.42%) MCP
9 5 (0.42%) HNC
9 5 (0.42%) CCNA
9 5 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.42%) RHCE
9 5 (0.42%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.17%) MCTS
10 2 (0.17%) MCITP
10 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.60%) SLA
2 14 (1.18%) QA
3 8 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.67%) COBIT
4 7 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 688 (57.77%) Oracle RAC
2 504 (42.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (1.43%) OCFS2
4 13 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.50%) PowerHA
6 4 (0.34%) SRDF
6 4 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 520 (43.66%) Data Guard
2 188 (15.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 34 (2.85%) NetBackup
4 22 (1.85%) Oracle Statspack
5 14 (1.18%) HP SIM
6 13 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Management
7 12 (1.01%) Legato
8 10 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.34%) OpenView
11 3 (0.25%) Nagios
11 3 (0.25%) Foglight
11 3 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
11 3 (0.25%) Zenoss
12 2 (0.17%) SCOM
12 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1191 (100.00%) Oracle
2 125 (10.50%) Red Hat
3 73 (6.13%) NetApp
4 70 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 63 (5.29%) Hyperion
6 45 (3.78%) Informatica
7 36 (3.02%) VMware
8 35 (2.94%) Fujitsu
9 28 (2.35%) Sun
9 28 (2.35%) Siebel
10 27 (2.27%) EMC
11 26 (2.18%) HP
12 24 (2.02%) Sybase
13 21 (1.76%) CommVault
14 16 (1.34%) IBM
15 12 (1.01%) SAP
16 11 (0.92%) ATG
17 10 (0.84%) JBoss
18 9 (0.76%) Citrix
19 8 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
Fareham, Hampshire
Talent Source Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi-Time, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £33000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
People Source Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus , Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: offer competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago