The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Oracle DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 904 908 964
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 22 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.047% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.048% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 34
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £44,300 £48,950
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -15.09%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Oracle DBA in the job title.

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 25 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -2 18 £55,000 -4.34% 2
East of England - 8 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £55,000 -
Watford - 4 £74,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £74,000 -
South East +8 3 £62,500 +38.88%
London -22 3 £65,000 - 1
Bridgend - 3 £52,500 -
South Wales - 3 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £38,000 -
Wales - 3 £52,500 -
City of London +43 2 £62,500 - 1
Reading - 2 £62,500 -
Leeds - 2 £37,250 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £37,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £62,500 -
South West +9 1 £33,500 -23.86%
Edinburgh +4 1 £50,000 +31.57%
Scotland -9 1 £50,000 -6.97%
Somerset - 1 £33,500 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Taunton - 1 £33,500 -

Senior Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 59 (98.33%) Oracle Database
3 40 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
4 39 (65.00%) SQL
5 33 (55.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 33 (55.00%) Data Guard
6 31 (51.67%) SQL Server
7 28 (46.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 28 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 26 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 22 (36.67%) PL/SQL
11 19 (31.67%) Linux
12 17 (28.33%) Shell Script
12 17 (28.33%) Oracle Exadata
13 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
13 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (26.67%) WebLogic
14 15 (25.00%) Perl
14 15 (25.00%) Finance
15 14 (23.33%) Unix
15 14 (23.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 12 (20.00%) Windows
17 11 (18.33%) T-SQL
17 11 (18.33%) High Availability
18 10 (16.67%) Replication
19 9 (15.00%) Migration
19 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
19 9 (15.00%) Database Mirroring

Senior 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 16 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) PaaS
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (98.33%) Oracle Database
2 33 (55.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 31 (51.67%) SQL Server
4 28 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 17 (28.33%) Oracle Exadata
6 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 8 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (11.67%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (10.00%) SQLPlus
11 5 (8.33%) RDBMS
12 4 (6.67%) MySQL
12 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (3.33%) CGI
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) .NET
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.67%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Replication
2 4 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.67%) iPad
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) CMDB
4 1 (1.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) Unix
3 12 (20.00%) Windows
4 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.33%) Solaris
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.67%) AIX
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (18.33%) High Availability
3 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.00%) Database Mirroring
3 9 (15.00%) Migration
4 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.67%) Database Tuning
5 7 (11.67%) ETL
5 7 (11.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (10.00%) BCP
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL
6 6 (10.00%) Patch Management
6 6 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.00%) Database Security
8 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) SQL
2 22 (36.67%) PL/SQL
3 17 (28.33%) Shell Script
4 15 (25.00%) Perl
5 11 (18.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.33%) Korn
6 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) Java
7 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (10.00%) OCP
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCSA
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 40 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (55.00%) Data Guard
2 28 (46.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (23.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (13.33%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.00%) VMware
4 5 (8.33%) 3PAR
4 5 (8.33%) NetApp
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
5 2 (3.33%) Siebel
5 2 (3.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) RedGate
6 1 (1.67%) Vertica
6 1 (1.67%) Zerto