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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 877 889 878
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 38 67 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.061% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.064% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 84
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £51,459 £47,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -8.65%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +34 38 £55,000 +10.00% 1
London +60 29 £55,000 -6.38%
City of London +83 20 £55,000 +10.00%
South East -11 5 £55,000 +2.80% 1
Hampshire -9 4 £55,000 +2.08% 1
Yorkshire +32 1 £39,000 -
North West +17 1 £40,000 -10.11%
Manchester +11 1 £40,000 -13.97%
West Midlands - 1 £51,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £51,459 -
Shropshire - 1 £51,000 -
North East - 1 £51,459 -
Stockport - 1 £40,000 -
Southampton - 1 £57,500 -
Telford - 1 £51,000 -
Leeds - 1 £39,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £39,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £51,459 -

Senior Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 56 (93.33%) Oracle Database
3 47 (78.33%) Performance Tuning
4 45 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
4 45 (75.00%) SQL
5 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
6 40 (66.67%) Data Guard
7 37 (61.67%) High Availability
8 33 (55.00%) Finance
9 28 (46.67%) Clustering
10 27 (45.00%) Banking
10 27 (45.00%) Oracle Coherence
11 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 12 (20.00%) Linux
12 12 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 11 (18.33%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (15.00%) Windows
14 9 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
15 8 (13.33%) Shell Script
16 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
17 6 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 6 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
17 6 (10.00%) Unix
17 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
18 5 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
18 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
18 5 (8.33%) iPad

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 27 (45.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) 2G
1 1 (1.67%) NAS
1 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (93.33%) Oracle Database
2 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (18.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
8 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.67%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 33 (55.00%) Finance
2 27 (45.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Law
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (3.33%) CGI
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (1.67%) Middleware
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (46.67%) Clustering
2 5 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) Windows
3 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Unix
4 3 (5.00%) Solaris
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (78.33%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (61.67%) High Availability
3 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (8.33%) SOA
5 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Database Tuning
6 3 (5.00%) DevOps
6 3 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (3.33%) Case Management
7 2 (3.33%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (3.33%) ITSM
7 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.33%) Open Source
7 2 (3.33%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (1.67%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.67%) Change Control
8 1 (1.67%) Change Data Capture
8 1 (1.67%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 40 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Puppet
5 3 (5.00%) Ambari
5 3 (5.00%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.67%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) VMware
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) NetApp
4 3 (5.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Sybase