The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 242 243
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 0 22 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.34% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.36% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 74
Median salary - £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

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 4929 6144 9676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.34% 96.14% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4401 5597 8291
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (66.67%) Financial Institution
4 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Sybase
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Data Guard
8 2 (16.67%) Replication
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (8.33%) Migration
9 1 (8.33%) Unix
9 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Sybase