The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 180 169 181
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 33 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.65% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.68% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £35,000 £34,625
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5112 5273 4625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.79% 94.70% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4276 4428 4017
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Oracle DBA
England

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 July 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 July 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
Coventry +15 10 £48,833 -21.86%
Birmingham -15 7 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 7 £45,000 -
Solihull - 5 £36,500 - 1
Warwickshire +14 3 £43,000 +32.30% 1
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 58 (93.55%) Oracle Database
3 48 (77.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 41 (66.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 32 (51.61%) SQL
6 31 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 31 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (46.77%) PL/SQL
8 27 (43.55%) Data Guard
9 18 (29.03%) Linux
9 18 (29.03%) UNIX
10 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
10 16 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
10 16 (25.81%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (19.35%) Finance
12 11 (17.74%) Shell Script
12 11 (17.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (17.74%) WebLogic
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
13 10 (16.13%) Degree
13 10 (16.13%) Time Management
13 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (16.13%) RDBMS
14 9 (14.52%) Solaris
14 9 (14.52%) Oracle9i Database
14 9 (14.52%) Windows
14 9 (14.52%) Oracle EBS R12

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (17.74%) WebLogic
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (14.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (93.55%) Oracle Database
2 48 (77.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 41 (66.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 11 (17.74%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
6 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (16.13%) RDBMS
7 9 (14.52%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (11.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (11.29%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (11.29%) Big Data
8 7 (11.29%) OLTP
9 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (8.06%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (6.45%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (6.45%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Mercurial
1 7 (11.29%) ClearCase
1 7 (11.29%) Toad
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.61%) ProC
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle Streams
1 7 (11.29%) Middleware
2 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.29%) Replication
2 5 (8.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Linux
1 18 (29.03%) UNIX
2 9 (14.52%) Solaris
2 9 (14.52%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.61%) AIX
4 1 (1.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (16.13%) Time Management
3 7 (11.29%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.45%) ITIL
4 4 (6.45%) ETL
5 3 (4.84%) High Availability
6 2 (3.23%) ERP
6 2 (3.23%) SOA
6 2 (3.23%) Change Control
7 1 (1.61%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) Database Tuning
7 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.61%) Change Management
7 1 (1.61%) E-business
7 1 (1.61%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) SQL
2 29 (46.77%) PL/SQL
3 11 (17.74%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.61%) C
4 1 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) OCP
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 31 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (25.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (43.55%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) Hyperion
3 3 (4.84%) Fujitsu
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) Netezza
4 1 (1.61%) webMethods
4 1 (1.61%) Sun
4 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) Sybase
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £31000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago