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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 835 842 827
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 57 87 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.074% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.079% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 49 71 40
Average salary £55,000 £53,683 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.45% -2.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £48,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 54 £55,000 +5.26% 12
London +21 23 £60,000 - 3
South West - 15 £45,000 - 5
South East -19 13 £51,250 -1.44% 2
Wiltshire - 11 £45,000 - 4
Chippenham - 9 £45,000 - 2
Hampshire -8 4 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Milton Keynes -9 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Bournemouth - 3 - -
Brighton - 3 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Dorset - 3 - -
City of London +12 2 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Surrey +4 2 £50,000 -3.84%
North West -3 2 £44,500 +12.68%
Glasgow - 2 £62,500 -
Scotland - 2 £62,500 -
Cheshire +1 1 £42,500 +7.62%
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Manchester - 1 £46,500 -
Wigan - 1 £46,500 -
Warrington - 1 £42,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £55,000 -
Winchester - 1 £57,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 96 (100.00%) Oracle
2 95 (98.96%) Oracle Database
3 60 (62.50%) SQL
4 56 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 53 (55.21%) Oracle RAC
6 52 (54.17%) PL/SQL
7 48 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
8 42 (43.75%) Data Guard
9 41 (42.71%) SQL Server
10 40 (41.67%) Finance
11 38 (39.58%) Oracle RMAN
12 37 (38.54%) Oracle Database 12c
13 36 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
14 34 (35.42%) WebLogic
14 34 (35.42%) Relational Database
15 33 (34.38%) RDBMS
15 33 (34.38%) Oracle EBS
16 30 (31.25%) OCP
17 24 (25.00%) UNIX
17 24 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 24 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
18 19 (19.79%) Linux
18 19 (19.79%) Oracle Database 10g
18 19 (19.79%) Oracle Applications
19 17 (17.71%) Banking
20 16 (16.67%) Mentoring
21 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
22 12 (12.50%) Replication
22 12 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
23 10 (10.42%) Telecoms

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (35.42%) WebLogic
2 9 (9.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.08%) JBoss
4 2 (2.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle 9iAS
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.04%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 33 (34.38%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (19.79%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle Utilities
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (1.04%) Temenos T24
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
1 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) SAN
1 4 (4.17%) Internet
2 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.08%) DNS
3 2 (2.08%) LDAP
4 1 (1.04%) LAN
4 1 (1.04%) WAN
4 1 (1.04%) DHCP
4 1 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (98.96%) Oracle Database
2 56 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 41 (42.71%) SQL Server
4 37 (38.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 34 (35.42%) Relational Database
6 33 (34.38%) RDBMS
7 24 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 19 (19.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (8.33%) SQLPlus
10 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (7.29%) OLTP
12 6 (6.25%) OLAP
12 6 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (5.21%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (3.13%) ERwin
2 1 (1.04%) Toad
General
1 40 (41.67%) Finance
2 17 (17.71%) Banking
3 10 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 4 (4.17%) International Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Advertising
7 1 (1.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (6.25%) Middleware
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (4.17%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.04%) .NET
4 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.04%) XML
4 1 (1.04%) XSD
4 1 (1.04%) XSLT
4 1 (1.04%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Replication
2 9 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 7 (7.29%) Clustering
4 4 (4.17%) Online Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.04%) NHS
7 1 (1.04%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) UNIX
2 19 (19.79%) Linux
3 9 (9.38%) Solaris
4 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.21%) Windows
6 4 (4.17%) AIX
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (7.29%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (7.29%) ITIL
6 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.25%) SOA
7 6 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (5.21%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (5.21%) Database Tuning
9 4 (4.17%) Migration
9 4 (4.17%) ETL
9 4 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.17%) BCP
9 4 (4.17%) ERP
10 3 (3.13%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (62.50%) SQL
2 52 (54.17%) PL/SQL
3 10 (10.42%) Perl
4 8 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.29%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.13%) AWK
6 3 (3.13%) Bourne shell
6 3 (3.13%) sed
7 2 (2.08%) Java
8 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
2 30 (31.25%) OCP
3 9 (9.38%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) MCSE
4 1 (1.04%) MCSA
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) EMIR
2 1 (1.04%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 53 (55.21%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 42 (43.75%) Data Guard
2 38 (39.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (9.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.21%) Sybase
5 3 (3.13%) Siebel
5 3 (3.13%) IBM
5 3 (3.13%) HP
5 3 (3.13%) Sun
5 3 (3.13%) VMware
5 3 (3.13%) Vertica
5 3 (3.13%) MapR
6 2 (2.08%) EMC
6 2 (2.08%) CommVault
6 2 (2.08%) NetApp
6 2 (2.08%) Veritas
7 1 (1.04%) Brocade
7 1 (1.04%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.04%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.04%) Temenos
7 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
Swindon, Wiltshire
Madison Talent Sourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £46,434 to £61,323 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Circa £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London (North Greenwich)
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: Circa £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wiltshire
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + pension, benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London or Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago