Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 272 310
Rank change year-on-year -17 +38 +85
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 64 91 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.54% 0.73% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.75% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42 73 56
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% -1.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,827 £31,850 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -4.76%

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 11,565 12,108 13,583
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 97.03% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,832 9,771 11,287
East of England median annual salary £46,056 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -23 23 £60,000 +14.29%
Bedfordshire +24 16 £47,500 -2.56%
Cambridgeshire -1 12 £28,750 -35.39%
Essex +15 10 £45,000 +23.29%
Suffolk - 2 £37,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £38,358 - 1
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (84.38%) Oracle Database
3 52 (81.25%) Linux
4 40 (62.50%) Unix
5 34 (53.13%) SQL
5 34 (53.13%) Oracle RAC
6 31 (48.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 29 (45.31%) Data Guard
7 29 (45.31%) Oracle RMAN
8 28 (43.75%) Solaris
9 22 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (34.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (32.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 21 (32.81%) PL/SQL
11 17 (26.56%) Shell Script
12 14 (21.88%) Finance
12 14 (21.88%) RDBMS
12 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
13 13 (20.31%) Oracle Exadata
13 13 (20.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (20.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 12 (18.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 12 (18.75%) Configuration Management
14 12 (18.75%) Oracle Application Server
15 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (17.19%) Windows
16 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
16 10 (15.63%) PCI DSS
16 10 (15.63%) Database Security
16 10 (15.63%) WorldPay

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 (18.75%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (9.38%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) DHCP
1 2 (3.13%) DNS
1 2 (3.13%) SAN
1 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (84.38%) Oracle Database
2 31 (48.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 22 (34.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (21.88%) RDBMS
4 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
5 13 (20.31%) Oracle Exadata
6 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 7 (10.94%) MySQL
9 5 (7.81%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (7.81%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (7.81%) MariaDB
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (4.69%) Subversion
2 2 (3.13%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.56%) PROIV
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Advertising
3 4 (6.25%) Automotive
4 3 (4.69%) Publishing
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 9 (14.06%) Middleware
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (7.81%) REST
3 5 (7.81%) SOAP
3 5 (7.81%) Web Services
3 5 (7.81%) XML
3 5 (7.81%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Clustering
3 4 (6.25%) Spread Betting
4 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.13%) Replication
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 52 (81.25%) Linux
2 40 (62.50%) Unix
3 28 (43.75%) Solaris
4 11 (17.19%) Windows
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 10 (15.63%) Database Security
4 9 (14.06%) SOA
5 7 (10.94%) DevOps
5 7 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (7.81%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.81%) Data Integration
7 5 (7.81%) ITIL
7 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.81%) Task Automation
7 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.69%) Data Analytics
9 3 (4.69%) Database Tuning
9 3 (4.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) PL/SQL
3 17 (26.56%) Shell Script
4 7 (10.94%) Korn
5 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.81%) Python
7 4 (6.25%) AWK
7 4 (6.25%) C-shell
7 4 (6.25%) Java
7 4 (6.25%) Perl
8 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.56%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) OCA
3 1 (1.56%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (15.63%) PCI DSS
3 7 (10.94%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (53.13%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (45.31%) Data Guard
1 29 (45.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (32.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (18.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (1.56%) Grafana
5 1 (1.56%) Graphite
5 1 (1.56%) Kibana
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) WorldPay
3 5 (7.81%) IBM
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) NetApp
4 2 (3.13%) Google
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.56%) Progress