The median annual salary for a Oracle DBA was £46,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Oracle Database Administrator
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 101 90
Rank change year-on-year +19 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.51% 0.36% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.37% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £46,500 £26,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.84% -45.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 763 1088 926
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.95% 98.37% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 635 950 833
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Kent

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in Kent

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 Kent region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 30 (90.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 30 (90.91%) Data Guard
3 29 (87.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 29 (87.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 24 (72.73%) High Availability
5 23 (69.70%) Toad
5 23 (69.70%) Replication
5 23 (69.70%) IBM
5 23 (69.70%) Tivoli
5 23 (69.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 23 (69.70%) Shell Script
6 21 (63.64%) RDBMS
6 21 (63.64%) Relational Database
7 20 (60.61%) Finance
8 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
8 17 (51.52%) Unix
8 17 (51.52%) Windows
9 14 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (24.24%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (24.24%) Security Patching
10 8 (24.24%) Ticket Management
10 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
11 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (18.18%) SQL
12 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Utilities
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 21 (63.64%) RDBMS
2 21 (63.64%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Toad
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Unix
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) High Availability
2 14 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (24.24%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (24.24%) Security Patching
3 8 (24.24%) Ticket Management
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 3 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Shell Script
2 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) OCA
1 6 (18.18%) OCP
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 30 (90.91%) Data Guard
1 30 (90.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 29 (87.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 29 (87.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 23 (69.70%) Tivoli
3 23 (69.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (69.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft