Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 17 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 138 123
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 20 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.01% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.42% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 3
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +20.00% +17.65%
Scotland median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.33% -25.00% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,916 2,122 1,836
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.76% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,373 1,405 1,089
Glasgow median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,425 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.75% +0.59%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Glasgow

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Glasgow region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (85.00%) Data Guard
3 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
4 15 (75.00%) Unix
4 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 15 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (65.00%) High Availability
5 13 (65.00%) Oracle Clusterware
5 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
7 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (40.00%) Change Control
8 8 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (20.00%) Migration
10 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (15.00%) Network Security
12 2 (10.00%) Clustering
13 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (5.00%) ITIL
13 1 (5.00%) Service Management
13 1 (5.00%) Microsoft

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Unix
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (65.00%) High Availability
3 8 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (40.00%) Change Control
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Data Guard
2 10 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft