Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Oracle Database Administrator
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 253 331
Rank change year-on-year -43 +78 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 59 100 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.50% 0.80% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.83% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 51 43
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% -6.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,466 12,033 14,226
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.78% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9,416 9,928 11,782
East of England median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Oracle DBA in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 30 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Essex +26 20 £33,000 -43.83%
Norfolk - 6 £51,250 -
Cambridgeshire -39 3 £50,000 +12.36% 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 East of England region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 53 (89.83%) SQL
3 52 (88.14%) Oracle Database
4 45 (76.27%) Performance Tuning
5 44 (74.58%) Linux
6 37 (62.71%) PL/SQL
7 36 (61.02%) Oracle Database 12c
8 32 (54.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 31 (52.54%) Unix
10 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
11 27 (45.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 26 (44.07%) Data Guard
13 23 (38.98%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (35.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 18 (30.51%) Oracle Database 10g
15 18 (30.51%) Oracle Certification
16 16 (27.12%) ITIL
16 16 (27.12%) Shell Script
17 15 (25.42%) OCP
17 15 (25.42%) Oracle RAC
17 15 (25.42%) RDBMS
17 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (25.42%) High Availability
17 15 (25.42%) Relational Database
18 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
19 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2014
20 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
20 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
20 11 (18.64%) Advertising

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (10.17%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (10.17%) WebLogic
1 6 (10.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) DHCP
1 4 (6.78%) DNS
1 4 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (6.78%) Firewall
1 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (88.14%) Oracle Database
2 36 (61.02%) Oracle Database 12c
3 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
4 27 (45.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (30.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (25.42%) RDBMS
6 15 (25.42%) Relational Database
7 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (13.56%) Oracle Exadata
9 7 (11.86%) MySQL
10 6 (10.17%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (10.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (10.17%) MariaDB
10 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (6.78%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
12 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (13.56%) Subversion
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (5.08%) Toad
General
1 11 (18.64%) Advertising
2 9 (15.25%) Automotive
3 8 (13.56%) Publishing
3 8 (13.56%) Retail
4 4 (6.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (10.17%) Middleware
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (10.17%) REST
2 6 (10.17%) SOAP
2 6 (10.17%) Web Services
2 6 (10.17%) XML
2 6 (10.17%) XML Messaging
3 3 (5.08%) .NET
3 3 (5.08%) WPF
4 1 (1.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Clustering
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Linux
2 31 (52.54%) Unix
3 9 (15.25%) Windows
4 6 (10.17%) Solaris
5 4 (6.78%) CentOS
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (38.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (27.12%) ITIL
4 15 (25.42%) High Availability
5 10 (16.95%) DevOps
6 8 (13.56%) Analytics
6 8 (13.56%) Data Analytics
6 8 (13.56%) Database Tuning
6 8 (13.56%) Logistics
6 8 (13.56%) Server Building
6 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.17%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.17%) Data Integration
7 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
7 6 (10.17%) Migration
7 6 (10.17%) SOA
7 6 (10.17%) Task Automation
8 4 (6.78%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) SQL
2 37 (62.71%) PL/SQL
3 16 (27.12%) Shell Script
4 8 (13.56%) Java
4 8 (13.56%) Korn
5 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.47%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) C#
7 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Oracle Certification
2 15 (25.42%) OCP
3 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
3 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) Docker
2 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (54.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 26 (44.07%) Data Guard
3 21 (35.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) IBM
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) 3PAR
3 4 (6.78%) Google
3 4 (6.78%) NetApp
3 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Progress