The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 171 140 139
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 33 52 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 1.20% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.27% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 38
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Oracle DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the West Midlands region.

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Solihull -11 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Birmingham -17 8 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £36,000 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Oracle DBA in their job title.

1 88 (100.00%) Oracle
2 87 (98.86%) Oracle Database
3 57 (64.77%) SQL
4 55 (62.50%) PL/SQL
5 50 (56.82%) Oracle RMAN
6 46 (52.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 46 (52.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 45 (51.14%) Linux
8 43 (48.86%) Performance Tuning
9 38 (43.18%) UNIX
10 36 (40.91%) Oracle EBS
11 34 (38.64%) Oracle EBS R12
12 33 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
12 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
13 31 (35.23%) Hyperion
13 31 (35.23%) Oracle BI EE
14 28 (31.82%) Relational Database
15 27 (30.68%) WebLogic
15 27 (30.68%) RDBMS
16 26 (29.55%) Oracle Discoverer
17 25 (28.41%) Essbase
17 25 (28.41%) Oracle Exadata
18 23 (26.14%) SQL Server 2005
19 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
19 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
20 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
21 17 (19.32%) Mentoring
22 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
22 16 (18.18%) Data Guard
22 16 (18.18%) Finance

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Oracle DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (30.68%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 36 (40.91%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (38.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) SSL
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (98.86%) Oracle Database
2 46 (52.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 46 (52.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 31 (35.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 28 (31.82%) Relational Database
6 27 (30.68%) RDBMS
7 26 (29.55%) Oracle Discoverer
8 25 (28.41%) Essbase
8 25 (28.41%) Oracle Exadata
9 23 (26.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (10.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (5.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (3.41%) SQLPlus
16 2 (2.27%) Informix
17 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Toad
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (18.18%) Finance
2 13 (14.77%) Telecoms
2 13 (14.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) VAX
2 6 (6.82%) Clustering
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (51.14%) Linux
2 38 (43.18%) UNIX
3 12 (13.64%) Solaris
4 8 (9.09%) VMS
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.86%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (19.32%) Mentoring
3 15 (17.05%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (11.36%) SOA
4 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.09%) Time Management
6 6 (6.82%) ETL
6 6 (6.82%) High Availability
7 4 (4.55%) Migration
8 3 (3.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.27%) ITIL
9 2 (2.27%) E-business
9 2 (2.27%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.14%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (1.14%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 57 (64.77%) SQL
2 55 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 13 (14.77%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.91%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (10.23%) OCA
5 6 (6.82%) OCP
6 3 (3.41%) Degree
System Software
1 50 (56.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 33 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (18.18%) Data Guard
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.14%) Foglight
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (35.23%) Hyperion
3 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.77%) Fujitsu
5 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.14%) Dell
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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