Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 238 322
Rank change year-on-year -56 +84 +56
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 78 115 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.94% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.97% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 67 64 51
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £39,250 £42,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -

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 12,517 11,835 14,054
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 96.97% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9,875 9,622 11,493
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -31 41 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Essex +9 22 £45,000 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire -47 11 £50,000 +12.36%
Suffolk +4 2 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Norfolk - 2 £47,500 -
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, Oracle DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Oracle
2 64 (82.05%) Oracle Database
3 58 (74.36%) SQL
4 54 (69.23%) Linux
5 41 (52.56%) Performance Tuning
6 35 (44.87%) Oracle Database 12c
7 34 (43.59%) PL/SQL
8 29 (37.18%) Unix
9 24 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
9 24 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
10 23 (29.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (28.21%) Data Guard
11 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
12 20 (25.64%) RDBMS
12 20 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (25.64%) Relational Database
13 19 (24.36%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (21.79%) Shell Script
14 17 (21.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database 10g
15 16 (20.51%) Advertising
16 14 (17.95%) Finance
16 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (17.95%) Windows
16 14 (17.95%) Solaris
16 14 (17.95%) DevOps
16 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
17 13 (16.67%) Clustering
18 12 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 12 (15.38%) SOA

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 12 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (10.26%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.28%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.28%) JBoss
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (24.36%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) DHCP
1 6 (7.69%) DNS
1 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (82.05%) Oracle Database
2 35 (44.87%) Oracle Database 12c
3 23 (29.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
5 20 (25.64%) RDBMS
5 20 (25.64%) Relational Database
6 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (12.82%) MySQL
8 9 (11.54%) Oracle Exadata
9 7 (8.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (8.97%) MariaDB
9 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (5.13%) OLAP
10 4 (5.13%) OLTP
10 4 (5.13%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (5.13%) Power BI
10 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.85%) Subversion
2 3 (3.85%) Toad
3 2 (2.56%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.28%) PROIV
General
1 16 (20.51%) Advertising
2 14 (17.95%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Automotive
4 3 (3.85%) Publishing
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) Middleware
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (10.26%) REST
3 8 (10.26%) SOAP
3 8 (10.26%) Web Services
3 8 (10.26%) XML
3 8 (10.26%) XML Messaging
4 4 (5.13%) .NET
4 4 (5.13%) WPF
5 2 (2.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Clustering
2 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.69%) Replication
4 4 (5.13%) Spread Betting
5 2 (2.56%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (69.23%) Linux
2 29 (37.18%) Unix
3 14 (17.95%) Solaris
3 14 (17.95%) Windows
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.13%) CentOS
5 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (17.95%) DevOps
2 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (15.38%) SOA
4 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (10.26%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.26%) Data Integration
6 8 (10.26%) High Availability
6 8 (10.26%) ITIL
6 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.26%) Task Automation
7 6 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 6 (7.69%) Database Security
7 6 (7.69%) Migration
7 6 (7.69%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (74.36%) SQL
2 34 (43.59%) PL/SQL
3 17 (21.79%) Shell Script
4 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
5 10 (12.82%) Python
6 4 (5.13%) C#
6 4 (5.13%) Java
6 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.26%) OCP
4 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.28%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) SLA
2 6 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (28.21%) Data Guard
3 17 (21.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (5.13%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (5.13%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (1.28%) Grafana
7 1 (1.28%) Graphite
7 1 (1.28%) Kibana
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.54%) NetApp
4 8 (10.26%) IBM
5 6 (7.69%) Google
5 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.69%) VMware
5 6 (7.69%) WorldPay
6 4 (5.13%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.56%) Progress