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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 802 846 828
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 91 65 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.059% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.062% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 79 55 51
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £38,500
% 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 21 November 2014 within the UK.

Senior Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 28 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 21 November 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 -2 78 £60,000 +9.09% 7
London -5 43 £65,000 +8.33% 3
South East -4 21 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Hampshire - 21 £60,000 -
Edinburgh - 10 £60,000 -
Scotland - 10 £60,000 -
South West - 7 £47,500 - 1
City of London +22 5 £70,000 - 1
Havant - 5 £52,500 -
North West -19 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Somerset - 4 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire -7 2 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Yorkshire -37 2 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Swindon - 2 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £47,500 -
Barry - 2 £28,425 -
South Wales - 2 £28,425 -
Wales - 2 £28,425 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £28,425 -
East Midlands -2 1 £46,250 -7.50%
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 £52,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £46,250 -
Portsmouth - 1 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £46,250 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Oracle
2 175 (94.09%) Oracle Database
3 126 (67.74%) Oracle RAC
4 102 (54.84%) SQL
5 94 (50.54%) SQL Server
6 88 (47.31%) Data Guard
7 79 (42.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 75 (40.32%) Oracle RMAN
9 69 (37.10%) WebLogic
10 67 (36.02%) PL/SQL
11 59 (31.72%) Oracle Database 10g
12 56 (30.11%) Linux
13 55 (29.57%) Oracle EBS
14 47 (25.27%) Finance
14 47 (25.27%) Performance Tuning
15 41 (22.04%) UNIX
16 38 (20.43%) Oracle Certification
17 36 (19.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 36 (19.35%) Oracle Reports
18 35 (18.82%) Replication
19 34 (18.28%) Degree
20 33 (17.74%) Solaris
21 28 (15.05%) OCP
22 25 (13.44%) Red Hat
22 25 (13.44%) AIX
22 25 (13.44%) ITIL
22 25 (13.44%) MySQL
23 24 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 24 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 23 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 69 (37.10%) WebLogic
2 13 (6.99%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (6.45%) Oracle UPK
4 4 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 55 (29.57%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (10.75%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (8.60%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.45%) Firewall
2 3 (1.61%) SAN
3 2 (1.08%) LDAP
4 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (94.09%) Oracle Database
2 94 (50.54%) SQL Server
3 79 (42.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 59 (31.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 36 (19.35%) Oracle Reports
6 25 (13.44%) MySQL
7 24 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (10.75%) SQLPlus
11 18 (9.68%) Oracle BI EE
12 15 (8.06%) DB2
13 14 (7.53%) Oracle Discoverer
13 14 (7.53%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (5.38%) Relational Database
14 10 (5.38%) Oracle Exadata
14 10 (5.38%) RDBMS
15 7 (3.76%) OLAP
15 7 (3.76%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (6.45%) Ant
1 12 (6.45%) Maven
1 12 (6.45%) JIRA
2 5 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (25.27%) Finance
2 12 (6.45%) Games
2 12 (6.45%) Banking
3 11 (5.91%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.84%) Law
5 4 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.37%) Middleware
2 21 (11.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (6.45%) Java EE
4 4 (2.15%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.08%) .NET
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.82%) Replication
2 14 (7.53%) Clustering
3 9 (4.84%) Spread Betting
4 3 (1.61%) Kindle
5 2 (1.08%) Life Science
6 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 56 (30.11%) Linux
2 41 (22.04%) UNIX
3 33 (17.74%) Solaris
4 25 (13.44%) AIX
5 22 (11.83%) Windows
6 10 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.27%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (13.44%) ITIL
3 21 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (10.22%) BCP
5 12 (6.45%) DevOps
5 12 (6.45%) Performance Management
6 8 (4.30%) ERP
6 8 (4.30%) ETL
7 7 (3.76%) SOA
7 7 (3.76%) Migration
8 6 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (2.69%) Database Security
9 5 (2.69%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (2.69%) Release Management
10 4 (2.15%) Database Tuning
10 4 (2.15%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (2.15%) ITIL V3
11 3 (1.61%) High Availability
11 3 (1.61%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (54.84%) SQL
2 67 (36.02%) PL/SQL
3 23 (12.37%) T-SQL
4 21 (11.29%) Perl
5 13 (6.99%) Shell Script
6 12 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 12 (6.45%) Java
6 12 (6.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (20.43%) Oracle Certification
2 34 (18.28%) Degree
3 28 (15.05%) OCP
4 12 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) SLA
2 3 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 126 (67.74%) Oracle RAC
2 75 (40.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 88 (47.31%) Data Guard
2 36 (19.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.15%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.54%) Foglight
Vendors
1 186 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (13.44%) Red Hat
3 19 (10.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.99%) Retek
5 8 (4.30%) IBM
6 5 (2.69%) Sybase
7 4 (2.15%) Siebel
8 2 (1.08%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.54%) Citrix
9 1 (0.54%) Remedy
9 1 (0.54%) VMware
9 1 (0.54%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.54%) Netezza
9 1 (0.54%) Imperva
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