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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 902 894 919
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 46 48 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.045% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.047% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 37 46 24
Average salary £54,500 £60,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.16% +24.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,025 £42,102
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,879 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +20.00%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 18 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 9 February 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 +37 46 £54,500 -9.16% 1
South East +30 33 £54,189 -9.68%
Hampshire +22 18 £53,879 -10.20%
London +7 11 £57,500 -11.53%
Havant +1 10 £53,879 -4.41%
West Sussex - 8 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £60,000 -
City of London +60 2 £56,250 -15.09%
Cheshire +22 2 £45,000 -5.26%
North West +22 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Kent - 2 £55,000 -
Reading - 2 £60,000 -
Crewe - 2 £45,000 -
Southampton - 2 £52,500 -
Staines - 1 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Oracle
2 128 (96.24%) Oracle Database
3 73 (54.89%) WebLogic
4 71 (53.38%) SQL
5 65 (48.87%) Oracle RAC
6 64 (48.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 62 (46.62%) Oracle Database 12c
8 61 (45.86%) SQL Server
9 60 (45.11%) Performance Tuning
10 58 (43.61%) Data Guard
11 57 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
12 50 (37.59%) Business Intelligence
13 43 (32.33%) PL/SQL
14 42 (31.58%) Shell Script
14 42 (31.58%) Oracle Applications
15 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
15 39 (29.32%) Microsoft
16 38 (28.57%) Perl
16 38 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 36 (27.07%) SOA
17 36 (27.07%) Middleware
18 35 (26.32%) Finance
18 35 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
18 35 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
19 34 (25.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 32 (24.06%) Oracle Exadata
21 30 (22.56%) Root Cause Analysis
22 27 (20.30%) Data Warehouse
22 27 (20.30%) Oracle Certification
22 27 (20.30%) XML

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 73 (54.89%) WebLogic
2 25 (18.80%) Apache
3 8 (6.02%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (3.01%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.50%) IIS
5 2 (1.50%) JBoss
5 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 42 (31.58%) Oracle Applications
2 35 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (12.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (3.01%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.50%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Firewall
1 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (96.24%) Oracle Database
2 64 (48.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 62 (46.62%) Oracle Database 12c
4 61 (45.86%) SQL Server
5 35 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 32 (24.06%) Oracle Exadata
7 27 (20.30%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (18.80%) Relational Database
9 23 (17.29%) Oracle Discoverer
9 23 (17.29%) RDBMS
10 19 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
11 15 (11.28%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (9.77%) OLTP
14 12 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (9.02%) SQLPlus
15 10 (7.52%) OLAP
15 10 (7.52%) Oracle OLAP
16 9 (6.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (18.05%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.01%) ERwin
2 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (26.32%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Retail
3 5 (3.76%) Banking
4 3 (2.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 36 (27.07%) Middleware
3 27 (20.30%) XML
4 10 (7.52%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.50%) .NET
5 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.75%) OC4J
6 1 (0.75%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.75%) XSD
6 1 (0.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.05%) Data Structures
2 23 (17.29%) Replication
3 5 (3.76%) CMDB
3 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.26%) Clustering
5 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.26%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.75%) Fintech
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.29%) Unix
2 18 (13.53%) Linux
3 9 (6.77%) Windows
4 5 (3.76%) Solaris
5 3 (2.26%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.50%) AIX
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (45.11%) Performance Tuning
2 50 (37.59%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (27.07%) SOA
5 30 (22.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 25 (18.80%) Patch Management
7 23 (17.29%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (9.02%) BCP
8 12 (9.02%) Database Mirroring
8 12 (9.02%) High Availability
9 10 (7.52%) ITIL
9 10 (7.52%) Migration
10 9 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (6.77%) ETL
11 8 (6.02%) Database Tuning
11 8 (6.02%) E-business
12 6 (4.51%) Change Management
12 6 (4.51%) Data Modelling
13 5 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (53.38%) SQL
2 43 (32.33%) PL/SQL
3 42 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 38 (28.57%) Perl
5 25 (18.80%) Korn
6 18 (13.53%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.01%) Java
8 2 (1.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (20.30%) Oracle Certification
2 22 (16.54%) OCP
3 6 (4.51%) Degree
4 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.50%) MCSA
4 2 (1.50%) MCSE
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) SLA
2 6 (4.51%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 65 (48.87%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (9.02%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 58 (43.61%) Data Guard
2 57 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 34 (25.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (9.02%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (29.32%) Microsoft
3 23 (17.29%) Siebel
4 5 (3.76%) Sybase
4 5 (3.76%) Zerto
5 3 (2.26%) IBM
6 2 (1.50%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.75%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.75%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.75%) Remedy
7 1 (0.75%) Sun
7 1 (0.75%) Temenos
7 1 (0.75%) Vertica
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