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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 202 166 161
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 19 50 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.92% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.96% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 39
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,800
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
5367 5205 5172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.99% 95.43% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4474 4311 4391
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Birmingham +5 10 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Solihull -5 2 £47,500 +30.13%
Staffordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (84.62%) Oracle Database
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (57.69%) UNIX
5 14 (53.85%) Linux
5 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (50.00%) SQL
7 12 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (42.31%) Finance
8 11 (42.31%) Data Guard
9 10 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (34.62%) Oracle Applications
10 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
10 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
10 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
11 8 (30.77%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (30.77%) Middleware
12 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
13 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
13 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (19.23%) SOA
14 5 (19.23%) Windows
14 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
14 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
15 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
15 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) SAS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) Oracle Database
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
4 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (7.69%) Informix
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) UNIX
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) AIX
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (19.23%) SOA
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Server Building
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.85%) Database Security
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.54%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) Korn
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Data Guard
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.85%) Foglight
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
3 4 (15.38%) Pegasus
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) Remedy
4 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago