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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 161 145 149
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 55 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 1.13% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.19% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 39 36
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
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
5110 4608 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.97% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4529 3881 3988
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Birmingham -20 14 £42,500 - 1
Solihull -10 13 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £36,000 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Oracle
2 102 (96.23%) Oracle Database
3 63 (59.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 60 (56.60%) SQL
5 58 (54.72%) PL/SQL
5 58 (54.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 57 (53.77%) Performance Tuning
7 55 (51.89%) Linux
8 54 (50.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 46 (43.40%) UNIX
9 46 (43.40%) Oracle EBS
10 41 (38.68%) Oracle RAC
11 40 (37.74%) Oracle EBS R12
12 37 (34.91%) SQL Server
13 36 (33.96%) Oracle BI EE
14 35 (33.02%) Hyperion
15 34 (32.08%) WebLogic
15 34 (32.08%) Data Guard
16 32 (30.19%) Relational Database
17 31 (29.25%) RDBMS
18 30 (28.30%) Oracle Discoverer
19 29 (27.36%) Essbase
19 29 (27.36%) Oracle Exadata
20 26 (24.53%) SQL Server 2005
21 24 (22.64%) Finance
22 23 (21.70%) SQL Server 2008
23 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
23 21 (19.81%) Security Cleared
23 21 (19.81%) Capacity Planning
24 20 (18.87%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (32.08%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.83%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 46 (43.40%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (37.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (11.32%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (7.55%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) SSL
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (96.23%) Oracle Database
2 58 (54.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 54 (50.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 37 (34.91%) SQL Server
5 36 (33.96%) Oracle BI EE
6 32 (30.19%) Relational Database
7 31 (29.25%) RDBMS
8 30 (28.30%) Oracle Discoverer
9 29 (27.36%) Essbase
9 29 (27.36%) Oracle Exadata
10 26 (24.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (21.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (10.38%) Oracle9i Database
13 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (4.72%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (4.72%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 12c
16 4 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Toad
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.77%) ClearCase
3 4 (3.77%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Retail
2 16 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) .NET
2 4 (3.77%) Middleware
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) VAX
2 6 (5.66%) Clustering
3 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) Replication
4 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (51.89%) Linux
2 46 (43.40%) UNIX
3 15 (14.15%) Solaris
4 7 (6.60%) Windows
4 7 (6.60%) VMS
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (53.77%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (19.81%) Capacity Planning
3 20 (18.87%) Mentoring
4 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (11.32%) Time Management
6 11 (10.38%) SOA
7 9 (8.49%) High Availability
8 8 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.66%) ETL
10 4 (3.77%) Migration
11 3 (2.83%) E-business
12 2 (1.89%) Resource Management
12 2 (1.89%) ITIL
12 2 (1.89%) Change Control
12 2 (1.89%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (56.60%) SQL
2 58 (54.72%) PL/SQL
3 13 (12.26%) T-SQL
4 9 (8.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (19.81%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.21%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (9.43%) Degree
5 9 (8.49%) OCA
6 6 (5.66%) OCP
System Software
1 63 (59.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 41 (38.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 34 (32.08%) Data Guard
2 8 (7.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) Oracle
2 35 (33.02%) Hyperion
3 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
4 16 (15.09%) Fujitsu
5 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.94%) Netezza
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago