Period
to 15 December 2017

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Database Administrator
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 97 106
Rank change year-on-year +19 +9 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 4 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.49% 0.89% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.90% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 10
Cardiff median annual salary £46,250 £43,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.56% +6.17% +8.00%
10th Percentile £41,625 £40,199 £37,450
90th Percentile £54,875 £48,750 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year - +1.80% +19.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 802 1327 1521
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.01% 98.66% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 720 1210 1315
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,225 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Oracle DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Cardiff

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in Cardiff

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in Cardiff over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle DBA in Cardiff

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Oracle DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Document Management
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) SMS
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle