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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 606 600 467
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -133
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 354 401 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.36% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.38% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 267 321 535
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median 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 £68,500 £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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -4 311 £50,000 -4.76% 28
London -65 115 £60,000 - 7
South West +46 39 £43,750 +68.26% 5
Yorkshire +26 39 £40,000 +6.66% 2
South East -23 32 £47,500 - 5
East of England +35 31 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Yorkshire +32 24 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands -10 19 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Leeds - 19 £37,500 - 1
North West +30 18 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Somerset - 16 £43,750 -
Essex +17 14 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands +16 12 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Hertfordshire +21 11 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Cheshire +30 10 £55,000 +22.22%
City of London +3 10 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Scotland -18 10 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Milton Keynes - 10 £47,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 10 £47,500 - 1
Wales +3 9 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South Wales +1 9 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Birmingham -13 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Glasgow -20 9 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Wiltshire - 9 £46,750 - 1
Watford +18 8 £72,500 -
South Yorkshire +15 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Colchester - 8 £42,500 -
Swindon - 8 £46,750 - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 6 £57,500 +121.15% 2
Surrey -10 6 £50,000 +11.11%

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 876 (100.00%) Oracle
2 811 (92.58%) Oracle Database
3 532 (60.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 515 (58.79%) SQL
5 479 (54.68%) Oracle RAC
6 421 (48.06%) Oracle Database 12c
7 412 (47.03%) Performance Tuning
8 395 (45.09%) Oracle RMAN
9 388 (44.29%) Data Guard
10 341 (38.93%) PL/SQL
11 327 (37.33%) Relational Database
12 320 (36.53%) Linux
13 285 (32.53%) RDBMS
14 275 (31.39%) Oracle Database 10g
15 262 (29.91%) Unix
16 248 (28.31%) SQL Server
17 224 (25.57%) Shell Script
18 215 (24.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 215 (24.54%) WebLogic
19 195 (22.26%) Finance
20 190 (21.69%) Oracle Certification
21 181 (20.66%) Oracle EBS
22 172 (19.63%) Oracle Applications
23 163 (18.61%) OCP
24 159 (18.15%) High Availability
25 144 (16.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
26 125 (14.27%) Disaster Recovery
26 125 (14.27%) Windows
26 125 (14.27%) Oracle Exadata
27 122 (13.93%) Middleware

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
1 215 (24.54%) WebLogic
2 38 (4.34%) Oracle Application Server
3 21 (2.40%) Apache
4 17 (1.94%) OpenStack
4 17 (1.94%) Oracle Spatial
5 12 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.80%) IIS
7 6 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.57%) JBoss
8 5 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle UPK
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 51 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 181 (20.66%) Oracle EBS
2 172 (19.63%) Oracle Applications
3 107 (12.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 64 (7.31%) Oracle 11i
5 26 (2.97%) Oracle ERP
6 20 (2.28%) Oracle ASCP
7 12 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.80%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 7 (0.80%) SimCorp Dimension
9 6 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle Utilities
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
12 1 (0.11%) FastStats
12 1 (0.11%) FastStats PeopleStage
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.80%) PaaS
3 6 (0.68%) SaaS
4 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.42%) SAN
2 20 (2.28%) LDAP
3 18 (2.05%) NAS
4 17 (1.94%) Internet
5 7 (0.80%) DNS
5 7 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.34%) DHCP
6 3 (0.34%) LAN
6 3 (0.34%) WAN
7 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.23%) VPN
8 1 (0.11%) 2G
8 1 (0.11%) Firewall
8 1 (0.11%) HTTP
8 1 (0.11%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.11%) VLAN
8 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 811 (92.58%) Oracle Database
2 532 (60.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 421 (48.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 327 (37.33%) Relational Database
5 285 (32.53%) RDBMS
6 275 (31.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 248 (28.31%) SQL Server
8 125 (14.27%) Oracle Exadata
9 106 (12.10%) Oracle9i Database
10 73 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
11 69 (7.88%) Data Warehouse
12 57 (6.51%) Oracle BI EE
13 52 (5.94%) MySQL
14 35 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
16 29 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 27 (3.08%) NoSQL
18 26 (2.97%) Oracle Discoverer
19 25 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (1.83%) Toad
3 12 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (0.68%) Hudson
4 6 (0.68%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.34%) ERwin
7 2 (0.23%) Ant
7 2 (0.23%) JIRA
7 2 (0.23%) ProC
8 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.11%) JUnit
8 1 (0.11%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.11%) Maven
General
1 195 (22.26%) Finance
2 46 (5.25%) Manufacturing
3 34 (3.88%) Banking
4 18 (2.05%) Games
5 17 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.48%) Retail
7 9 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.57%) Advertising
9 5 (0.57%) Marketing
10 3 (0.34%) Back Office
10 3 (0.34%) Legal
11 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.11%) Electronics
12 1 (0.11%) Local Government
12 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (16.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 122 (13.93%) Middleware
3 47 (5.37%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (1.14%) J2EE
5 9 (1.03%) ODBC
5 9 (1.03%) Oracle Streams
6 6 (0.68%) Web Services
6 6 (0.68%) XML
7 5 (0.57%) SAP Basis
7 5 (0.57%) WebCenter
8 4 (0.46%) .NET
8 4 (0.46%) REST
9 3 (0.34%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.23%) CGI
10 2 (0.23%) RESTful
11 1 (0.11%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (0.11%) ELK Stack
11 1 (0.11%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.11%) OC4J
11 1 (0.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.47%) Replication
2 51 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (5.14%) Computer Science
4 43 (4.91%) Clustering
5 19 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 17 (1.94%) CMDB
7 13 (1.48%) Online Games
8 11 (1.26%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (1.26%) Oracle Exalogic
8 11 (1.26%) Statistics
9 10 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (0.91%) Mathematics
10 8 (0.91%) Physics
11 7 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.68%) Fintech
13 5 (0.57%) iPad
14 4 (0.46%) Fixed Income
15 3 (0.34%) BBC
15 3 (0.34%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 320 (36.53%) Linux
2 262 (29.91%) Unix
3 125 (14.27%) Windows
4 72 (8.22%) Solaris
5 56 (6.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (5.48%) AIX
7 47 (5.37%) Windows Server
8 36 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (2.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 17 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (1.37%) SUSE
13 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.11%) CentOS
15 1 (0.11%) HPUX
15 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (47.03%) Performance Tuning
2 159 (18.15%) High Availability
3 125 (14.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 116 (13.24%) ITIL
5 85 (9.70%) Capacity Planning
6 57 (6.51%) Business Intelligence
7 49 (5.59%) ERP
8 42 (4.79%) Database Tuning
9 41 (4.68%) Performance Monitoring
10 40 (4.57%) SOA
11 36 (4.11%) Change Management
11 36 (4.11%) Incident Management
12 35 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
14 30 (3.42%) Migration
15 29 (3.31%) Configuration Management
16 27 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (2.74%) Patch Management
19 23 (2.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 515 (58.79%) SQL
2 341 (38.93%) PL/SQL
3 224 (25.57%) Shell Script
4 49 (5.59%) Perl
5 34 (3.88%) T-SQL
6 32 (3.65%) Java
7 26 (2.97%) Bash Shell
8 20 (2.28%) Python
9 18 (2.05%) C
10 12 (1.37%) AWK
10 12 (1.37%) Bourne shell
10 12 (1.37%) Korn
10 12 (1.37%) sed
11 4 (0.46%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 2 (0.23%) C#
12 2 (0.23%) PHP
13 1 (0.11%) C++
13 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 190 (21.69%) Oracle Certification
2 163 (18.61%) OCP
3 109 (12.44%) Security Cleared
4 85 (9.70%) SC Cleared
5 56 (6.39%) Degree
6 20 (2.28%) DV Cleared
7 17 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.34%) MCSA
11 2 (0.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.02%) SLA
2 5 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.46%) COBIT
3 4 (0.46%) QA
4 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 479 (54.68%) Oracle RAC
2 37 (4.22%) Oracle Clusterware
3 34 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.83%) Ceph
5 13 (1.48%) Firmware
6 6 (0.68%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.34%) Docker
8 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.11%) RACF
8 1 (0.11%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 395 (45.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 388 (44.29%) Data Guard
3 215 (24.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 45 (5.14%) Oracle Flashback
5 34 (3.88%) NetBackup
6 20 (2.28%) Puppet
7 12 (1.37%) HP SIM
8 9 (1.03%) Foglight
9 7 (0.80%) Oracle ZFS
10 6 (0.68%) Oracle Statspack
11 5 (0.57%) SCOM
12 4 (0.46%) Legato
12 4 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
14 2 (0.23%) Nagios
15 1 (0.11%) Ansible
15 1 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
15 1 (0.11%) logstash
15 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 876 (100.00%) Oracle
2 115 (13.13%) Microsoft
3 80 (9.13%) VMware
4 45 (5.14%) Red Hat
5 41 (4.68%) NetApp
6 27 (3.08%) SAP
7 23 (2.63%) Remedy
8 20 (2.28%) Sun
8 20 (2.28%) Sybase
9 18 (2.05%) IBM
10 16 (1.83%) Hyperion
10 16 (1.83%) IFS
11 10 (1.14%) SolarWinds
12 9 (1.03%) Imperva
12 9 (1.03%) Retek
13 8 (0.91%) Teradata
14 7 (0.80%) 3PAR
14 7 (0.80%) SimCorp
15 6 (0.68%) Siebel
16 5 (0.57%) Computacenter
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum £36k - £42k + £5k bonus & benefits
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Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
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