Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 761 649 568
Rank change year-on-year -112 -81 -121
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 83 196 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.26% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.27% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 66 150 323
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in London

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in London

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle DBA in London

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
West London +20 11 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Central London -31 7 £51,250 -6.82%
East London +3 2 £46,750 +3.89%
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 76 (91.57%) SQL
3 67 (80.72%) Oracle Database
4 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
5 43 (51.81%) PL/SQL
6 42 (50.60%) Linux
7 38 (45.78%) Oracle Database 12c
8 32 (38.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 27 (32.53%) Unix
10 26 (31.33%) Performance Tuning
11 25 (30.12%) Oracle Database 10g
12 24 (28.92%) Windows
13 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
14 21 (25.30%) Finance
15 20 (24.10%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (22.89%) Oracle RMAN
16 19 (22.89%) Shell Script
17 18 (21.69%) Banking
17 18 (21.69%) Red Hat
17 18 (21.69%) Java
18 17 (20.48%) Oracle EBS
19 16 (19.28%) MySQL
20 15 (18.07%) WebLogic
20 15 (18.07%) Solaris
20 15 (18.07%) Migration
20 15 (18.07%) Data Guard
20 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
21 14 (16.87%) Relational Database
21 14 (16.87%) DevOps
21 14 (16.87%) MongoDB

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 15 (18.07%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (6.02%) Apache
3 5 (6.02%) SAS
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.20%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) JRun
6 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (16.87%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.23%) DHCP
2 6 (7.23%) DNS
2 6 (7.23%) NAS
2 6 (7.23%) SAN
3 2 (2.41%) HTTP
3 2 (2.41%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.41%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) SMTP
4 1 (1.20%) Firewall
4 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (80.72%) Oracle Database
2 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
3 38 (45.78%) Oracle Database 12c
4 32 (38.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (30.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (24.10%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (19.28%) MySQL
8 14 (16.87%) MongoDB
8 14 (16.87%) RDBMS
8 14 (16.87%) Relational Database
9 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (10.84%) NoSQL
10 8 (9.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (7.23%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (6.02%) Power BI
12 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 18 (21.69%) Banking
3 5 (6.02%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.05%) .NET
2 8 (9.64%) Middleware
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (4.82%) JDBC
3 4 (4.82%) ODBC
4 1 (1.20%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Clustering
2 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.61%) Replication
4 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.41%) Fintech
4 2 (2.41%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) CMDB
5 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.60%) Linux
2 27 (32.53%) Unix
3 24 (28.92%) Windows
4 15 (18.07%) Solaris
4 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
5 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.41%) AIX
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (18.07%) Migration
3 14 (16.87%) DevOps
4 13 (15.66%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (14.46%) High Availability
6 10 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (12.05%) ITIL
6 10 (12.05%) Microservices
6 10 (12.05%) SOA
7 8 (9.64%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (8.43%) Database Tuning
8 7 (8.43%) Open Source
9 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.23%) Analytics
9 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.23%) Change Control
9 6 (7.23%) Data Analytics
9 6 (7.23%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.02%) Data Conversion
10 5 (6.02%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (91.57%) SQL
2 43 (51.81%) PL/SQL
3 19 (22.89%) Shell Script
4 18 (21.69%) Java
5 11 (13.25%) Python
6 8 (9.64%) PHP
7 7 (8.43%) T-SQL
8 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.02%) Korn
10 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.82%) Perl
11 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.02%) Master's Degree
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (4.82%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (22.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (18.07%) Data Guard
3 13 (15.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (3.61%) Ansible
4 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.61%) Puppet
5 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.41%) SCOM
6 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.20%) Grafana
6 1 (1.20%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
3 18 (21.69%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.64%) VMware
5 5 (6.02%) Cognizant
5 5 (6.02%) Sybase
6 3 (3.61%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (2.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.41%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.41%) Siebel
7 2 (2.41%) Sun
8 1 (1.20%) Actuate
8 1 (1.20%) EMC
8 1 (1.20%) Murex
8 1 (1.20%) Veritas