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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 843 815 824
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 56 95 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.082% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.086% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 43 80 47
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £48,000 £48,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.50%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Senior Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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 -9 50 £50,000 -3.84% 3
South East +10 26 £53,500 +2.88%
Hampshire +20 13 £53,879 -5.21%
South West - 13 £45,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
London -39 6 £61,250 +2.08%
East Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Brighton - 6 £50,000 -
Chippenham - 6 £45,000 -
Havant -1 3 £53,879 +1.48%
Milton Keynes -15 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Buckinghamshire -21 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Bournemouth - 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Dorset - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 £52,500 -
North West +3 2 £44,500 - 1
East of England - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
City of London +17 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
Scotland +5 1 - -
Surrey +4 1 £55,000 +5.76%
Manchester +3 1 £46,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £45,000 -
Doncaster - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Oracle
2 104 (99.05%) Oracle Database
3 62 (59.05%) Performance Tuning
3 62 (59.05%) SQL
4 59 (56.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 51 (48.57%) Oracle RAC
5 51 (48.57%) PL/SQL
6 46 (43.81%) Finance
6 46 (43.81%) Data Guard
7 44 (41.90%) WebLogic
8 43 (40.95%) Oracle Certification
8 43 (40.95%) Oracle Database 12c
9 41 (39.05%) SQL Server
10 40 (38.10%) Oracle RMAN
11 37 (35.24%) Oracle EBS
12 36 (34.29%) Relational Database
13 35 (33.33%) OCP
13 35 (33.33%) RDBMS
14 34 (32.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 30 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
16 29 (27.62%) Oracle Applications
17 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
19 20 (19.05%) Mentoring
19 20 (19.05%) Banking
19 20 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
20 19 (18.10%) Oracle Database 10g
21 18 (17.14%) UNIX
22 17 (16.19%) Linux
22 17 (16.19%) Data Structures

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 44 (41.90%) WebLogic
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle Application Server
3 9 (8.57%) Apache
4 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.86%) JBoss
5 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (1.90%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.95%) IIS
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (35.24%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (27.62%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Utilities
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.90%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
1 2 (1.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) Internet
2 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.86%) SAN
3 2 (1.90%) DNS
3 2 (1.90%) Firewall
3 2 (1.90%) LDAP
4 1 (0.95%) LAN
4 1 (0.95%) WAN
4 1 (0.95%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (99.05%) Oracle Database
2 59 (56.19%) Oracle Database 11g
3 43 (40.95%) Oracle Database 12c
4 41 (39.05%) SQL Server
5 36 (34.29%) Relational Database
6 35 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 30 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
8 19 (18.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 16 (15.24%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (8.57%) OLTP
10 9 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (7.62%) Oracle OLAP
11 8 (7.62%) OLAP
12 7 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (5.71%) Oracle Discoverer
14 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (3.81%) SQLPlus
16 3 (2.86%) MySQL
16 3 (2.86%) DB2
16 3 (2.86%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (4.76%) ERwin
3 1 (0.95%) Toad
General
1 46 (43.81%) Finance
2 20 (19.05%) Banking
3 11 (10.48%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.81%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.81%) Retail
4 4 (3.81%) International Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 13 (12.38%) Middleware
3 9 (8.57%) XML
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.90%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.95%) XSD
6 1 (0.95%) XSLT
6 1 (0.95%) .NET
6 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Data Structures
2 11 (10.48%) Replication
3 7 (6.67%) Clustering
4 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.81%) Online Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.90%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.95%) NHS
7 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) UNIX
2 17 (16.19%) Linux
3 8 (7.62%) Solaris
4 6 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.81%) Windows
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (59.05%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 20 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (10.48%) SOA
6 8 (7.62%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (7.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (4.76%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (4.76%) ITIL
9 5 (4.76%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.81%) ERP
10 4 (3.81%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.81%) Migration
10 4 (3.81%) Database Tuning
10 4 (3.81%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (59.05%) SQL
2 51 (48.57%) PL/SQL
3 12 (11.43%) Perl
3 12 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 7 (6.67%) Korn
5 4 (3.81%) Java
6 3 (2.86%) Bourne shell
6 3 (2.86%) sed
6 3 (2.86%) AWK
7 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (40.95%) Oracle Certification
2 35 (33.33%) OCP
3 11 (10.48%) Degree
4 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) MCSE
4 1 (0.95%) MCSA
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) EMIR
3 1 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 51 (48.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 46 (43.81%) Data Guard
2 40 (38.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 105 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.76%) Sybase
4 5 (4.76%) Siebel
5 3 (2.86%) Sun
5 3 (2.86%) Vertica
5 3 (2.86%) MapR
6 2 (1.90%) VMware
6 2 (1.90%) HP
6 2 (1.90%) EMC
6 2 (1.90%) CommVault
6 2 (1.90%) NetApp
6 2 (1.90%) Veritas
7 1 (0.95%) IBM
7 1 (0.95%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.95%) Temenos
7 1 (0.95%) JD Edwards
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago