The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 519 544 475
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -69
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 466 461 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.44% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.46% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 386 404 463
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
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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 +31 404 £47,500 -5.00% 28
South East +88 159 £47,500 -1.04% 4
London -38 117 £55,000 -12.00% 10
Hampshire +36 59 £47,500 -5.00%
Berkshire +41 50 £45,000 - 2
South West +35 42 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire +7 32 £40,000 - 3
North West +20 23 £51,250 +12.63%
Cheshire +32 17 £52,500 -
City of London +35 16 £60,000 -4.00% 2
East of England +4 16 £47,500 - 3
Scotland -27 16 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Somerset - 15 £37,500 -
Havant +3 13 £53,879 -6.29%
Surrey +11 12 £47,500 +5.55%
Southampton +15 11 £42,500 -
Kent - 11 £43,750 -
Oxfordshire - 11 £50,000 -
Reading +10 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Yorkshire -6 10 £31,500 -22.22%
West Sussex - 10 £49,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 10 £32,500 -
Glasgow -31 9 £42,500 - 1
Leeds -8 8 £31,500 -22.22%
West Midlands -39 8 £45,000 - 1
Bristol - 8 £55,000 -
Wales -8 7 £45,000 +54.90%
Andover +8 6 £43,500 +4.81%
East Midlands -11 6 £45,000 +36.36% 3
Essex +5 5 £40,000 +3.22%

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1102 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1028 (93.28%) Oracle Database
3 679 (61.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 609 (55.26%) SQL
5 537 (48.73%) Oracle RAC
6 491 (44.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 468 (42.47%) Oracle RMAN
8 418 (37.93%) Data Guard
9 414 (37.57%) Linux
10 402 (36.48%) Performance Tuning
11 389 (35.30%) PL/SQL
12 371 (33.67%) Unix
13 370 (33.58%) Relational Database
14 343 (31.13%) Oracle Database 10g
15 326 (29.58%) RDBMS
16 303 (27.50%) WebLogic
17 296 (26.86%) SQL Server
18 272 (24.68%) Shell Script
19 250 (22.69%) Finance
20 243 (22.05%) Oracle EBS
21 239 (21.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
22 236 (21.42%) Oracle Applications
23 202 (18.33%) Oracle Certification
24 195 (17.70%) Middleware
25 163 (14.79%) OCP
26 160 (14.52%) Security Cleared
27 157 (14.25%) Oracle Exadata
28 155 (14.07%) Microsoft
29 151 (13.70%) Oracle EBS R12
30 150 (13.61%) ITIL

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 303 (27.50%) WebLogic
2 67 (6.08%) Oracle Application Server
3 63 (5.72%) Apache
4 20 (1.81%) Oracle Service Bus
4 20 (1.81%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.36%) Oracle Spatial
6 13 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 10 (0.91%) IIS
8 8 (0.73%) Oracle UPK
8 8 (0.73%) WordPress
9 7 (0.64%) JBoss
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.18%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.18%) Confluence
12 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.091%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.091%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.091%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.091%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 67 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.091%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 243 (22.05%) Oracle EBS
2 236 (21.42%) Oracle Applications
3 151 (13.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 79 (7.17%) Oracle 11i
5 26 (2.36%) Oracle ERP
6 23 (2.09%) Oracle Financials
7 21 (1.91%) Oracle ASCP
8 18 (1.63%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Utilities
10 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.18%) Temenos T24
11 1 (0.091%) FastStats
11 1 (0.091%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 1 (0.091%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.091%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.45%) SaaS
3 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.091%) IaaS
5 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.81%) SAN
2 19 (1.72%) LDAP
3 17 (1.54%) Internet
4 12 (1.09%) NAS
5 9 (0.82%) DNS
5 9 (0.82%) Firewall
6 7 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.45%) HTTP
7 5 (0.45%) SSL
7 5 (0.45%) VPN
8 3 (0.27%) DHCP
8 3 (0.27%) LAN
8 3 (0.27%) VLAN
9 2 (0.18%) WAN
10 1 (0.091%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.091%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1028 (93.28%) Oracle Database
2 679 (61.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 491 (44.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 370 (33.58%) Relational Database
5 343 (31.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 326 (29.58%) RDBMS
7 296 (26.86%) SQL Server
8 157 (14.25%) Oracle Exadata
9 129 (11.71%) Oracle9i Database
10 109 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
11 108 (9.80%) Oracle BI EE
12 71 (6.44%) MySQL
12 71 (6.44%) Oracle Discoverer
13 70 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
14 35 (3.18%) SQL Server 2014
15 34 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 31 (2.81%) OLAP
16 31 (2.81%) Oracle OLAP
16 31 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
17 30 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (4.63%) Oracle Forms
2 27 (2.45%) Toad
3 11 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (0.82%) ERwin
5 8 (0.73%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.54%) Hudson
7 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.18%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.18%) JIRA
9 1 (0.091%) ProC
9 1 (0.091%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 250 (22.69%) Finance
2 62 (5.63%) Banking
3 38 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 36 (3.27%) Retail
5 19 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 10 (0.91%) Investment Banking
7 9 (0.82%) Games
8 7 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.54%) Advertising
10 5 (0.45%) Marketing
11 3 (0.27%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.18%) Back Office
12 2 (0.18%) Electronics
12 2 (0.18%) Legal
13 1 (0.091%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.091%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (17.70%) Middleware
2 133 (12.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 85 (7.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 32 (2.90%) XML
5 16 (1.45%) J2EE
6 8 (0.73%) CGI
7 7 (0.64%) ODBC
8 6 (0.54%) WebCenter
9 5 (0.45%) REST
9 5 (0.45%) SAP Basis
10 4 (0.36%) .NET
11 3 (0.27%) ELK Stack
12 2 (0.18%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.18%) Catalyst
13 1 (0.091%) COM
13 1 (0.091%) COM+
13 1 (0.091%) JPA
13 1 (0.091%) OC4J
13 1 (0.091%) Web Services
13 1 (0.091%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 100 (9.07%) Replication
2 73 (6.62%) Clustering
3 71 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (5.35%) Computer Science
5 42 (3.81%) Data Structures
6 33 (2.99%) Oracle Exalogic
7 30 (2.72%) Data Centre
8 29 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.91%) CMDB
10 14 (1.27%) Statistics
11 13 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
12 11 (1.00%) BBC
13 7 (0.64%) AS400
13 7 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.64%) Fintech
13 7 (0.64%) Online Games
13 7 (0.64%) Public Cloud
14 5 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (0.36%) Client/Server
16 3 (0.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 414 (37.57%) Linux
2 371 (33.67%) Unix
3 133 (12.07%) Solaris
4 131 (11.89%) Windows
5 68 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (5.54%) AIX
7 49 (4.45%) Windows Server
8 31 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (1.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 16 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
12 11 (1.00%) SUSE
13 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.27%) CentOS
14 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.091%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (36.48%) Performance Tuning
2 150 (13.61%) ITIL
3 149 (13.52%) High Availability
4 132 (11.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 99 (8.98%) SOA
6 90 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
7 85 (7.71%) Capacity Planning
8 75 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (5.63%) Performance Monitoring
10 55 (4.99%) Change Management
10 55 (4.99%) Database Tuning
11 53 (4.81%) Root Cause Analysis
12 50 (4.54%) ERP
13 48 (4.36%) Incident Management
14 43 (3.90%) Migration
15 36 (3.27%) Patch Management
16 34 (3.09%) Service Management
17 33 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
18 32 (2.90%) Database Security
19 31 (2.81%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 609 (55.26%) SQL
2 389 (35.30%) PL/SQL
3 272 (24.68%) Shell Script
4 89 (8.08%) Perl
5 40 (3.63%) T-SQL
6 37 (3.36%) Korn
7 32 (2.90%) Java
8 31 (2.81%) Bash Shell
9 26 (2.36%) C
10 22 (2.00%) Python
11 11 (1.00%) PHP
11 11 (1.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 10 (0.91%) AWK
12 10 (0.91%) Bourne shell
12 10 (0.91%) sed
13 3 (0.27%) C#
13 3 (0.27%) C++
14 1 (0.091%) JCL
Qualifications
1 202 (18.33%) Oracle Certification
2 163 (14.79%) OCP
3 160 (14.52%) Security Cleared
4 132 (11.98%) SC Cleared
5 70 (6.35%) Degree
6 33 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 24 (2.18%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.64%) OCA
9 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.27%) MCSA
10 3 (0.27%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.18%) MCSE
11 2 (0.18%) RHCE
12 1 (0.091%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.45%) SLA
2 10 (0.91%) QA
3 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.45%) COBIT
5 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.27%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 537 (48.73%) Oracle RAC
2 30 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.54%) Oracle Clusterware
4 21 (1.91%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.91%) Ceph
5 10 (0.91%) Firmware
6 1 (0.091%) RACF
6 1 (0.091%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 468 (42.47%) Oracle RMAN
2 418 (37.93%) Data Guard
3 239 (21.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 41 (3.72%) Oracle Flashback
5 32 (2.90%) NetBackup
6 21 (1.91%) Puppet
7 13 (1.18%) Foglight
8 10 (0.91%) HP SIM
9 8 (0.73%) Nagios
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.27%) Ansible
11 3 (0.27%) Legato
11 3 (0.27%) logstash
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.091%) EMC TimeFinder
13 1 (0.091%) HP Data Protector
13 1 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1102 (100.00%) Oracle
2 155 (14.07%) Microsoft
3 78 (7.08%) VMware
4 70 (6.35%) Red Hat
5 43 (3.90%) Sybase
6 41 (3.72%) Sun
7 36 (3.27%) SAP
8 33 (2.99%) Hyperion
9 28 (2.54%) NetApp
10 25 (2.27%) IBM
10 25 (2.27%) Siebel
11 16 (1.45%) IFS
12 15 (1.36%) Retek
13 14 (1.27%) Remedy
14 12 (1.09%) Imperva
15 11 (1.00%) Capita
16 7 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
16 7 (0.64%) Zerto
17 6 (0.54%) EMC
17 6 (0.54%) Teradata
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £31,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago