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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 169 170 171
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 61 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.75% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.79% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 17
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
5477 5094 4392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.24% 95.75% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4733 4362 3787
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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
(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 +13 21 £55,000 - 1
Birmingham -12 17 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 5 £36,000 - 1
Warwickshire +2 3 £36,500 +12.30%
Shropshire - 2 - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 94 (100.00%) Oracle
2 90 (95.74%) Oracle Database
3 62 (65.96%) Performance Tuning
4 60 (63.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 56 (59.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 55 (58.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 48 (51.06%) SQL
8 46 (48.94%) PL/SQL
8 46 (48.94%) Linux
9 42 (44.68%) Oracle EBS
10 40 (42.55%) UNIX
11 37 (39.36%) Oracle RAC
12 35 (37.23%) Oracle EBS R12
13 34 (36.17%) SQL Server
14 32 (34.04%) Data Guard
15 31 (32.98%) Oracle BI EE
16 30 (31.91%) WebLogic
16 30 (31.91%) Hyperion
17 28 (29.79%) Oracle Discoverer
17 28 (29.79%) Oracle Exadata
17 28 (29.79%) Relational Database
18 27 (28.72%) RDBMS
18 27 (28.72%) Essbase
19 23 (24.47%) Finance
20 22 (23.40%) SQL Server 2005
21 19 (20.21%) Mentoring
22 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
22 18 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
23 17 (18.09%) Capacity Planning
24 16 (17.02%) Fujitsu

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 30 (31.91%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 42 (44.68%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (37.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (11.70%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) SSL
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (95.74%) Oracle Database
2 60 (63.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 56 (59.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 34 (36.17%) SQL Server
5 31 (32.98%) Oracle BI EE
6 28 (29.79%) Oracle Discoverer
6 28 (29.79%) Relational Database
6 28 (29.79%) Oracle Exadata
7 27 (28.72%) RDBMS
7 27 (28.72%) Essbase
8 22 (23.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (13.83%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (7.45%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (7.45%) Big Data
12 7 (7.45%) OLTP
13 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Toad
2 7 (7.45%) Mercurial
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (7.45%) ClearCase
General
1 23 (24.47%) Finance
2 16 (17.02%) Retail
2 16 (17.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) .NET
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle Streams
2 4 (4.26%) Middleware
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Replication
1 7 (7.45%) VAX
1 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
1 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.32%) Clustering
3 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (48.94%) Linux
2 40 (42.55%) UNIX
3 10 (10.64%) Windows
4 8 (8.51%) Solaris
5 7 (7.45%) VMS
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.06%) AIX
7 1 (1.06%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (65.96%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (20.21%) Mentoring
3 17 (18.09%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (9.57%) High Availability
6 7 (7.45%) Time Management
6 7 (7.45%) SOA
6 7 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.32%) ETL
8 3 (3.19%) E-business
8 3 (3.19%) Migration
8 3 (3.19%) ITIL
9 2 (2.13%) Change Control
9 2 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.13%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.06%) SQL
2 46 (48.94%) PL/SQL
3 13 (13.83%) Shell Script
4 9 (9.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.83%) Degree
3 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.38%) OCP
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.06%) OCA
System Software
1 55 (58.51%) Oracle RMAN
2 37 (39.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (34.04%) Data Guard
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (31.91%) Hyperion
3 16 (17.02%) Fujitsu
4 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.06%) Sun
5 1 (1.06%) Sybase
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) webMethods
5 1 (1.06%) Netezza
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago