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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 808 808 855
Rank change year-on-year
0 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 94 68 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.064% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.068% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 80 59 39
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,450 £47,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 81 £52,500 - 8
London -18 47 £60,000 +9.09% 4
South East +2 24 £52,000 +9.47% 2
Hampshire +8 16 £60,000 +30.43% 2
City of London +12 14 £72,500 +7.40%
West Midlands - 6 £49,000 -
Scotland -14 5 £60,000 +60.00%
Milton Keynes - 5 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 £60,000 -
Coventry - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey +1 3 £52,000 -3.70%
Southampton - 3 £40,000 -
Camberley - 3 £52,000 -
Havant - 2 £53,750 - 2
Manchester - 2 £52,500 -
North West - 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire -33 1 - - 2
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Croydon - 1 £57,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £48,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Oracle
2 139 (89.10%) Oracle Database
3 89 (57.05%) Oracle RAC
4 82 (52.56%) Data Guard
5 73 (46.79%) SQL
6 70 (44.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 60 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 60 (38.46%) Linux
8 55 (35.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 55 (35.26%) Oracle RMAN
9 49 (31.41%) Finance
10 47 (30.13%) UNIX
11 42 (26.92%) WebLogic
12 41 (26.28%) PL/SQL
13 40 (25.64%) Solaris
14 39 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
15 30 (19.23%) Red Hat
15 30 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (17.95%) Replication
17 27 (17.31%) ITIL
18 23 (14.74%) Middleware
18 23 (14.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 23 (14.74%) Oracle Applications
19 21 (13.46%) SC Cleared
19 21 (13.46%) Security Cleared
19 21 (13.46%) Oracle Certification
19 21 (13.46%) AIX
20 20 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
21 18 (11.54%) Windows
21 18 (11.54%) Clustering

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 42 (26.92%) WebLogic
2 13 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (7.69%) Oracle UPK
4 5 (3.21%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 39 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (14.74%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (10.26%) Oracle 11i
4 15 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.69%) Firewall
2 5 (3.21%) iSCSI
2 5 (3.21%) SAN
3 1 (0.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (89.10%) Oracle Database
2 70 (44.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 60 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 55 (35.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
7 15 (9.62%) MySQL
8 13 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
10 10 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (6.41%) DB2
10 10 (6.41%) OLAP
10 10 (6.41%) Oracle OLAP
11 8 (5.13%) SQLPlus
12 7 (4.49%) RDBMS
12 7 (4.49%) Oracle Exadata
12 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Ant
1 6 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (3.85%) Maven
1 6 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 49 (31.41%) Finance
2 9 (5.77%) Law
2 9 (5.77%) Banking
3 8 (5.13%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.85%) Games
5 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.74%) Middleware
2 17 (10.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (4.49%) .NET
4 6 (3.85%) Java EE
5 5 (3.21%) J2EE
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (0.64%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.95%) Replication
2 18 (11.54%) Clustering
3 9 (5.77%) Spread Betting
4 3 (1.92%) Kindle
5 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (38.46%) Linux
2 47 (30.13%) UNIX
3 40 (25.64%) Solaris
4 21 (13.46%) AIX
5 18 (11.54%) Windows
6 10 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (17.31%) ITIL
3 15 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (6.41%) ETL
4 10 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (5.13%) Performance Improvement
5 8 (5.13%) BCP
6 7 (4.49%) Mentoring
7 6 (3.85%) DevOps
7 6 (3.85%) Performance Management
8 5 (3.21%) Release Management
9 4 (2.56%) Database Tuning
9 4 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (2.56%) Migration
10 3 (1.92%) PRINCE2
10 3 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (1.92%) Line Management
10 3 (1.92%) Coaching
10 3 (1.92%) ITIL V3
11 2 (1.28%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 73 (46.79%) SQL
2 41 (26.28%) PL/SQL
3 12 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 11 (7.05%) Shell Script
5 9 (5.77%) Perl
6 6 (3.85%) Java
6 6 (3.85%) Python
6 6 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (13.46%) Oracle Certification
1 21 (13.46%) SC Cleared
1 21 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.62%) Degree
3 12 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 12 (7.69%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 89 (57.05%) Oracle RAC
2 55 (35.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 82 (52.56%) Data Guard
2 23 (14.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (5.13%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 156 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 15 (9.62%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.33%) Retek
5 9 (5.77%) Sun
5 9 (5.77%) HP
6 6 (3.85%) Sybase
6 6 (3.85%) JBoss
7 3 (1.92%) VMware
8 2 (1.28%) IBM
9 1 (0.64%) Netezza
9 1 (0.64%) Siebel
9 1 (0.64%) Citrix
9 1 (0.64%) Hyperion
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + 12% bonus & Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Pro DBA Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits + pension
Posted: 24 days ago