Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands 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 > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 376 368
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 -61
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 33 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.22% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 43
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +27.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,750 £38,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £54,000 £58,250 £49,750
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 the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14798 17620 18049
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.74% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12224 13951 14876
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
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 the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the Midlands

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in the Midlands

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Oracle DBA in the Midlands

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Midlands 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 Midlands +24 19 £50,000 -1.96%
East Midlands +23 14 £40,000 -17.95% 1
Oracle DBA
England

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

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 Midlands region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
3 17 (51.52%) PL/SQL
4 16 (48.48%) Oracle Database 12c
5 15 (45.45%) Unix
5 15 (45.45%) Linux
6 14 (42.42%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (39.39%) Data Guard
7 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
8 12 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
8 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (33.33%) Windows
10 10 (30.30%) Finance
11 9 (27.27%) AIX
11 9 (27.27%) Data Protection
11 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (21.21%) Solaris
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
12 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (21.21%) Billing
12 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
13 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
14 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
15 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
15 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
15 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 4 (12.12%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (48.48%) Oracle Database 12c
3 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
4 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (6.06%) DB2
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
10 1 (3.03%) MySQL
10 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
1 15 (45.45%) Unix
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (27.27%) AIX
4 7 (21.21%) Solaris
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Data Protection
1 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.06%) High Availability
5 2 (6.06%) Presales
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Database Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Internal Audit
6 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) System Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) PL/SQL
3 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) OCP
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (9.09%) OCA
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Data Guard
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) HP