The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 933 937 961
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 23 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.038% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.039% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 21
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA within the UK.

Senior Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Senior Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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 -11 19 £60,000 - 5
East of England +16 8 £71,250 +42.50% 2
Hertfordshire +14 6 £72,500 +45.00%
Watford - 6 £72,500 -
South East +23 4 £60,000 -
South Wales +10 3 £52,500 +80.71%
Wales +9 3 £52,500 +80.71%
London -6 3 £62,500 -3.84% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £38,000 -
Bridgend - 3 £52,500 -
City of London +45 2 £62,500 -
Leeds - 2 £37,250 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £37,250 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £55,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 £55,000 - 2
Edinburgh +9 1 £50,000 +31.57%
Surrey -3 1 - -
Scotland -7 1 £50,000 -0.49%
Somerset - 1 £33,500 -
South West - 1 £33,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
Taunton - 1 £33,500 -
Staines - 1 - -

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in their job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Oracle
2 76 (97.44%) Oracle Database
3 50 (64.10%) Oracle RAC
3 50 (64.10%) SQL
4 44 (56.41%) Data Guard
5 41 (52.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 40 (51.28%) SQL Server
7 39 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 38 (48.72%) Oracle Database 12c
9 35 (44.87%) Performance Tuning
10 30 (38.46%) PL/SQL
10 30 (38.46%) WebLogic
11 28 (35.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 23 (29.49%) Oracle Exadata
12 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
12 23 (29.49%) Perl
13 22 (28.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 22 (28.21%) Shell Script
14 20 (25.64%) Finance
15 17 (21.79%) Replication
15 17 (21.79%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
16 16 (20.51%) Unix
16 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database 10g
16 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (19.23%) Linux
18 14 (17.95%) Windows
18 14 (17.95%) Database Mirroring
19 13 (16.67%) Oracle Flashback
19 13 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) PaaS
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (97.44%) Oracle Database
2 41 (52.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 40 (51.28%) SQL Server
4 38 (48.72%) Oracle Database 12c
5 23 (29.49%) Oracle Exadata
6 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (14.10%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (14.10%) Relational Database
8 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (14.10%) SQLPlus
9 9 (11.54%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (11.54%) RDBMS
10 6 (7.69%) OLTP
10 6 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
10 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.28%) ERwin
General
1 20 (25.64%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Games
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Law
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (10.26%) Middleware
3 6 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (2.56%) .NET
4 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.56%) CGI
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (1.28%) OC4J
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Replication
2 9 (11.54%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) CMDB
3 3 (3.85%) Semantic Web
4 2 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Unix
2 15 (19.23%) Linux
3 14 (17.95%) Windows
4 6 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.13%) Solaris
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (21.79%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.95%) Database Mirroring
5 13 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (16.67%) High Availability
6 11 (14.10%) BCP
6 11 (14.10%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (12.82%) Migration
7 10 (12.82%) SOA
8 9 (11.54%) Database Tuning
8 9 (11.54%) Patch Management
9 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (10.26%) ETL
9 8 (10.26%) ITIL
10 7 (8.97%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
12 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
12 3 (3.85%) Database Security
12 3 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.10%) SQL
2 30 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 23 (29.49%) Perl
4 22 (28.21%) Shell Script
5 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.69%) Korn
7 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) Java
8 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
2 11 (14.10%) OCP
3 5 (6.41%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) MCSA
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 50 (64.10%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (56.41%) Data Guard
2 39 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 22 (28.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (16.67%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) Siebel
3 6 (7.69%) VMware
4 5 (6.41%) 3PAR
4 5 (6.41%) NetApp
5 3 (3.85%) Zerto
6 2 (2.56%) RedGate
6 2 (2.56%) Remedy
7 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.28%) Sybase
7 1 (1.28%) Vertica
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