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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database Administrator
UK
Rank 594 542 536
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 273 452 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.46% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 171 379 406
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -40 249 £50,000 +5.26% 23
East of England +68 64 £45,250 +13.12% 2
South East -5 62 £50,000 +5.26% 8
London +11 55 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South West +10 33 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Hertfordshire +36 28 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Kent +37 22 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +23 21 £44,500 -
North West -34 16 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Yorkshire +16 15 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Berkshire +15 15 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Yorkshire +34 14 £47,500 +50.79% 1
Wiltshire +29 14 £45,000 +15.38%
City of London +24 14 £60,000 -
Manchester -7 13 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Hampshire -24 13 £45,000 -2.70% 4
Somerset -9 11 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Salisbury - 11 £45,000 -
Reading +41 10 - -
Surrey +53 9 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Essex +23 8 £53,750 +34.37% 1
Wales +13 8 £40,082 -10.92%
Hounslow - 8 - -
Altrincham - 8 £42,500 -
South Wales +23 7 £40,082 -6.24%
Leeds +31 5 £47,500 +50.79% 1
Suffolk +15 5 £30,000 -7.69%
Cardiff +14 5 £42,500 -0.58%
Cambridge +14 5 £46,000 -
Northern Ireland - 5 £40,000 -

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 516 (100.00%) Oracle
2 482 (93.41%) Oracle Database
3 267 (51.74%) SQL
4 246 (47.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 241 (46.71%) Oracle RMAN
6 231 (44.77%) Data Guard
7 222 (43.02%) Linux
8 220 (42.64%) Oracle RAC
9 206 (39.92%) Oracle Database 12c
10 197 (38.18%) Performance Tuning
11 179 (34.69%) PL/SQL
12 155 (30.04%) Unix
13 153 (29.65%) SQL Server
14 141 (27.33%) Relational Database
15 135 (26.16%) RDBMS
16 123 (23.84%) Oracle EBS
17 122 (23.64%) Shell Script
18 116 (22.48%) Oracle Certification
19 104 (20.16%) OCP
19 104 (20.16%) Windows
19 104 (20.16%) WebLogic
20 103 (19.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 100 (19.38%) Finance
22 92 (17.83%) Oracle Database 10g
23 89 (17.25%) High Availability
24 84 (16.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
25 79 (15.31%) Oracle EBS R12
26 75 (14.53%) Oracle Applications
27 69 (13.37%) ITIL
28 62 (12.02%) MySQL

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
1 104 (20.16%) WebLogic
2 33 (6.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 30 (5.81%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (0.97%) JBoss
6 4 (0.78%) ArcGIS
6 4 (0.78%) SAS
7 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.39%) IIS
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 27 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 123 (23.84%) Oracle EBS
2 79 (15.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 75 (14.53%) Oracle Applications
4 32 (6.20%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (1.55%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.97%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.97%) Responsys
2 5 (0.97%) SaaS
2 5 (0.97%) Taleo
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.36%) Internet
2 4 (0.78%) LDAP
3 2 (0.39%) DNS
3 2 (0.39%) SAN
3 2 (0.39%) SMTP
3 2 (0.39%) SNMP
3 2 (0.39%) SSH
3 2 (0.39%) SSL
4 1 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (93.41%) Oracle Database
2 246 (47.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 206 (39.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 153 (29.65%) SQL Server
5 141 (27.33%) Relational Database
6 135 (26.16%) RDBMS
7 92 (17.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 62 (12.02%) MySQL
9 42 (8.14%) Oracle9i Database
10 41 (7.95%) Oracle Exadata
11 33 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (5.81%) Oracle BI EE
13 27 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
14 23 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (3.88%) Oracle OWB
16 17 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (2.52%) NoSQL
18 11 (2.13%) MongoDB
18 11 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (4.46%) Toad
2 20 (3.88%) PeopleTools
3 13 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.78%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.78%) ClearQuest
7 3 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.39%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.19%) JIRA
9 1 (0.19%) JUnit
General
1 100 (19.38%) Finance
2 15 (2.91%) Banking
3 10 (1.94%) Advertising
4 9 (1.74%) Financial Institution
5 8 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.58%) Marketing
7 2 (0.39%) Automotive
8 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.19%) Retail
8 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (11.63%) Middleware
2 51 (9.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 48 (9.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 13 (2.52%) XML
5 8 (1.55%) Web Services
6 7 (1.36%) .NET
6 7 (1.36%) DCOM
7 6 (1.16%) REST
7 6 (1.16%) SOAP
7 6 (1.16%) XML Messaging
8 4 (0.78%) JDBC
8 4 (0.78%) ODBC
8 4 (0.78%) SAP Basis
9 3 (0.58%) MSMQ
10 2 (0.39%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.39%) J2EE
11 1 (0.19%) iBATIS
11 1 (0.19%) ICEfaces
11 1 (0.19%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.50%) Replication
2 21 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.68%) Clustering
4 13 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.94%) CMDB
5 10 (1.94%) Data Structures
5 10 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (1.36%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.16%) Fintech
9 4 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.58%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.58%) Oracle Exalogic
11 2 (0.39%) Digital TV
11 2 (0.39%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.39%) iDTV
12 1 (0.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 222 (43.02%) Linux
2 155 (30.04%) Unix
3 104 (20.16%) Windows
4 56 (10.85%) Solaris
5 33 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (5.81%) Windows Server
7 24 (4.65%) AIX
8 10 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.36%) CentOS
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.39%) Debian
12 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (38.18%) Performance Tuning
2 89 (17.25%) High Availability
3 69 (13.37%) ITIL
4 48 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 45 (8.72%) DevOps
6 42 (8.14%) Change Management
7 39 (7.56%) ETL
8 38 (7.36%) Capacity Planning
9 36 (6.98%) ITIL V3
10 33 (6.40%) SOA
11 30 (5.81%) Performance Monitoring
12 28 (5.43%) Migration
13 26 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (4.84%) Business Activity Monitoring
14 25 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (4.26%) Database Tuning
16 21 (4.07%) Data Modelling
16 21 (4.07%) ERP
17 20 (3.88%) Database Security
17 20 (3.88%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 267 (51.74%) SQL
2 179 (34.69%) PL/SQL
3 122 (23.64%) Shell Script
4 24 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 20 (3.88%) SQR
6 18 (3.49%) Java
7 11 (2.13%) Perl
7 11 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.55%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.36%) C#
10 6 (1.16%) PHP
10 6 (1.16%) Python
11 5 (0.97%) AWK
11 5 (0.97%) C
11 5 (0.97%) C-shell
12 4 (0.78%) C++
12 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.78%) VBA
13 2 (0.39%) Korn
14 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 116 (22.48%) Oracle Certification
2 104 (20.16%) OCP
3 52 (10.08%) Security Cleared
4 46 (8.91%) Degree
5 40 (7.75%) OCA
6 29 (5.62%) SC Cleared
7 24 (4.65%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.14%) SLA
2 9 (1.74%) ISO 9000
3 6 (1.16%) QA
4 5 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 220 (42.64%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (1.74%) Oracle Clusterware
4 8 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.97%) XenServer
6 4 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 241 (46.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 231 (44.77%) Data Guard
3 103 (19.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 84 (16.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 28 (5.43%) NetBackup
6 23 (4.46%) Tivoli
6 23 (4.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 12 (2.33%) Puppet
8 8 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle Flashback
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.39%) Ansible
10 2 (0.39%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.39%) Netcool
11 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Statspack
11 1 (0.19%) SCOM
11 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 516 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.59%) VMware
4 31 (6.01%) PeopleSoft
5 29 (5.62%) Red Hat
6 28 (5.43%) IBM
7 16 (3.10%) SAP
8 13 (2.52%) Sybase
9 12 (2.33%) Siebel
10 10 (1.94%) Cognos
11 9 (1.74%) HP
12 8 (1.55%) Sun
13 5 (0.97%) Pegasus
13 5 (0.97%) Veeam
14 4 (0.78%) Retek
15 3 (0.58%) Hyperion
16 2 (0.39%) EMC
16 2 (0.39%) hybris
16 2 (0.39%) Remedy
16 2 (0.39%) Vertica
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