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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 223 211 176
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 18 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.19% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.19% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 27
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6017 5166 4758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.85% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 4376 3985
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 April 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
(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
Birmingham -12 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Shropshire -11 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Staffordshire +8 2 - -
Coventry - 1 £42,500 - 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) Unix
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (28.00%) Data Guard
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (16.00%) Solaris
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) Middleware
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
10 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (4.00%) Informix
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Middleware
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Data Guard
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Progress
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago