Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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 > North West
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 358 311
Rank change year-on-year +6 -47 -53
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 8 17 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.067% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 16
North West median annual salary £37,500 £44,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.25% -1.67% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £47,300 £53,750 £50,625
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 11,527 12,750 11,603
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 96.68% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9,335 10,271 9,820
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the North West

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in the North West

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the North West over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Oracle DBA in the North West

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Manchester +17 6 £44,500 +0.56% 3
Cheshire -2 2 £37,500 -28.57%
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 North West region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (50.00%) Data Guard
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Apache

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) OCP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) VMware