The median annual salary for a Oracle DBA was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 March 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 256 263
Rank change year-on-year +36 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 12 13 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.18% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 43
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4912 6830 9955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.81% 95.66% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4511 6105 8479
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the City of London

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in the City of London

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 City of London region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle Database
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
4 18 (78.26%) Finance
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (52.17%) Linux
7 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
8 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (34.78%) Financial Institution
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 7 (30.43%) Data Guard
10 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (26.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 6 (26.09%) Replication
11 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
11 6 (26.09%) Windows
11 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
12 4 (17.39%) Sybase
12 4 (17.39%) High Availability
12 4 (17.39%) Banking
13 3 (13.04%) DevOps
13 3 (13.04%) Data Management
13 3 (13.04%) Migration
13 3 (13.04%) Clustering
13 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle Database
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Financial Institution
3 4 (17.39%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (8.70%) ODBC
2 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
3 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) High Availability
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL V2
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) OCP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Sybase
4 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago