Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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

Oracle Database Administrator
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 839 839 731
Rank change year-on-year 0 -108 -192
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 250 341 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 176 297 293
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +1.06% -6.00%
10th Percentile £37,223 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £69,375 £70,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +6.32% +3.26% -8.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 135,078 156,592 161,625
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.14% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109,113 128,186 135,580
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,296 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in England

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in England

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Oracle DBA in England

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
London +50 88 £55,000 -18.52% 5
South East +38 88 £52,500 +10.53% 5
Midlands +36 35 £43,750 -12.50% 4
North of England +1 30 £42,500 +6.25% 5
East Midlands +24 24 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Yorkshire +5 20 £42,500 +21.43% 3
West Midlands +27 11 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East of England -17 6 £60,000 +26.32% 1
North East +10 5 £37,000 -26.72% 1
North West -4 5 £42,500 -5.56% 1
South West +31 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Oracle DBA
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 England region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 250 (100.00%) Oracle
2 237 (94.80%) Oracle Database
3 139 (55.60%) SQL
4 126 (50.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 122 (48.80%) Linux
6 116 (46.40%) Oracle RAC
7 105 (42.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 100 (40.00%) Data Guard
9 85 (34.00%) SQL Server
9 85 (34.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 77 (30.80%) PL/SQL
11 76 (30.40%) Performance Tuning
12 74 (29.60%) Unix
13 60 (24.00%) Windows
14 55 (22.00%) Relational Database
15 51 (20.40%) RDBMS
16 44 (17.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 42 (16.80%) Oracle EBS
18 41 (16.40%) Middleware
19 40 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
20 39 (15.60%) Oracle Applications
21 38 (15.20%) Finance
22 37 (14.80%) ITIL
23 36 (14.40%) Microsoft
24 35 (14.00%) WebLogic
25 32 (12.80%) Disaster Recovery
25 32 (12.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
25 32 (12.80%) Windows Server
26 31 (12.40%) Oracle Database 10g
27 29 (11.60%) Red Hat

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 35 (14.00%) WebLogic
2 15 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (5.20%) IIS
4 12 (4.80%) Oracle Application Server
5 10 (4.00%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (0.80%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.80%) JBoss
6 2 (0.80%) SAS
6 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 42 (16.80%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (15.60%) Oracle Applications
3 21 (8.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 20 (8.00%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (2.80%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.20%) IaaS
2 7 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.00%) SaaS
4 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.20%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.60%) Firewall
1 4 (1.60%) LAN
1 4 (1.60%) WAN
2 3 (1.20%) SAN
3 2 (0.80%) NAS
4 1 (0.40%) InfiniBand
4 1 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (94.80%) Oracle Database
2 126 (50.40%) Oracle Database 11g
3 105 (42.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 85 (34.00%) SQL Server
5 55 (22.00%) Relational Database
6 51 (20.40%) RDBMS
7 40 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
8 31 (12.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 28 (11.20%) Oracle BI EE
10 20 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
11 19 (7.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (5.60%) MySQL
14 12 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (2.80%) MongoDB
16 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
18 3 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
18 3 (1.20%) Informix
Development Applications
1 17 (6.80%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (3.20%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.00%) JIRA
3 5 (2.00%) Subversion
4 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.80%) JDeveloper
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (15.20%) Finance
2 22 (8.80%) Retail
3 8 (3.20%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.80%) Advertising
4 7 (2.80%) Games
5 3 (1.20%) Electronics
5 3 (1.20%) Marketing
5 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.40%) Middleware
2 32 (12.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 10 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (4.00%) Oracle Streams
4 8 (3.20%) .NET
5 6 (2.40%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (1.20%) Velocity
7 2 (0.80%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.80%) HTML
7 2 (0.80%) J2EE
7 2 (0.80%) Web Services
7 2 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.40%) Fintech
2 12 (4.80%) Clustering
2 12 (4.80%) Private Cloud
3 9 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.60%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.60%) Replication
4 5 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.20%) NHS
6 2 (0.80%) CMDB
6 2 (0.80%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (0.80%) Tandem
6 2 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.40%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 122 (48.80%) Linux
2 74 (29.60%) Unix
3 60 (24.00%) Windows
4 32 (12.80%) Windows Server
5 29 (11.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (6.40%) AIX
7 9 (3.60%) Solaris
8 7 (2.80%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (30.40%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (14.80%) ITIL
3 32 (12.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (10.40%) Problem Management
5 25 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 22 (8.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (8.00%) Database Tuning
7 20 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (7.60%) Migration
9 18 (7.20%) BPEL
10 16 (6.40%) Logistics
10 16 (6.40%) Service Management
11 15 (6.00%) SOA
11 15 (6.00%) Statistics
11 15 (6.00%) Trend Analysis
12 14 (5.60%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (5.20%) Incident Management
13 13 (5.20%) Service Delivery
13 13 (5.20%) Storage Management
14 12 (4.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (55.60%) SQL
2 77 (30.80%) PL/SQL
3 29 (11.60%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.20%) C#
5 6 (2.40%) C
6 5 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.60%) Python
8 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.20%) Java
8 3 (1.20%) Korn
9 2 (0.80%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.40%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (11.20%) Oracle Certification
2 25 (10.00%) OCP
3 23 (9.20%) Degree
4 14 (5.60%) OCA
5 9 (3.60%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.40%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.20%) HND
8 2 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.60%) SLA
2 3 (1.20%) QA
3 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 116 (46.40%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.40%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 100 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 85 (34.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 44 (17.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.00%) Ansible
5 4 (1.60%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.80%) Control-M
6 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.80%) Puppet
6 2 (0.80%) Terraform
7 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 250 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (14.40%) Microsoft
3 29 (11.60%) Red Hat
4 13 (5.20%) VMware
5 12 (4.80%) BMC
5 12 (4.80%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.60%) Cognos
7 3 (1.20%) Remedy
7 3 (1.20%) SAP
8 2 (0.80%) Murex
9 1 (0.40%) Google
9 1 (0.40%) IDERA
9 1 (0.40%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.40%) RedGate
9 1 (0.40%) Teradata
9 1 (0.40%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.40%) Zerto