Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 478 522 339
Rank change year-on-year +44 -183 +49
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 77 76 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.22% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.22% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 82 39 281
South East median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,750 £59,000 £61,000
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29733 34136 40912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.98% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24803 28632 34129
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the South East

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in the South East

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle DBA in the South East

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley +51 29 £47,000 +4.44%
Berkshire +44 18 £47,500 +5.56%
Hampshire -7 18 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Kent +28 17 £44,000 -9.74%
Buckinghamshire +18 11 £47,000 -6.00%
East Sussex - 10 £47,500 - 1
Surrey -1 3 £52,500 +25.00%
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 77 (100.00%) Oracle
2 75 (97.40%) Oracle Database
3 53 (68.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 45 (58.44%) Oracle Database 12c
5 43 (55.84%) SQL
6 36 (46.75%) Data Guard
7 34 (44.16%) Performance Tuning
7 34 (44.16%) Shell Script
8 29 (37.66%) Unix
8 29 (37.66%) Oracle RAC
9 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
9 26 (33.77%) Linux
9 26 (33.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 25 (32.47%) Oracle RMAN
11 23 (29.87%) Oracle Database 10g
12 22 (28.57%) Database Tuning
13 19 (24.68%) PL/SQL
14 17 (22.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 16 (20.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
15 16 (20.78%) Relational Database
16 15 (19.48%) Capacity Planning
16 15 (19.48%) Replication
17 14 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
17 14 (18.18%) RDBMS
18 13 (16.88%) Clustering
19 12 (15.58%) OCP
19 12 (15.58%) MySQL
19 12 (15.58%) Oracle9i Database
19 12 (15.58%) Oracle Exadata
20 11 (14.29%) High Availability

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.19%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.90%) JBoss
2 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Akamai
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) IaaS
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) SMS
2 1 (1.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) LAN
2 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (97.40%) Oracle Database
2 53 (68.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 45 (58.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
5 23 (29.87%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (20.78%) Relational Database
7 14 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 12 (15.58%) MySQL
8 12 (15.58%) Oracle Exadata
8 12 (15.58%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (7.79%) OLTP
11 3 (3.90%) Ingres
11 3 (3.90%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle APEX
2 9 (11.69%) Subversion
3 5 (6.49%) Toad
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (11.69%) Automotive
1 9 (11.69%) Publishing
1 9 (11.69%) Retail
2 8 (10.39%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (6.49%) Middleware
3 3 (3.90%) WSH
4 2 (2.60%) .NET
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.60%) RESTful
4 2 (2.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Replication
2 13 (16.88%) Clustering
3 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.60%) Online Games
5 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.66%) Unix
2 26 (33.77%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 4 (5.19%) Solaris
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.30%) AIX
6 1 (1.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (28.57%) Database Tuning
3 15 (19.48%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (14.29%) High Availability
5 10 (12.99%) Analytics
5 10 (12.99%) Data Modelling
5 10 (12.99%) Statistics
6 9 (11.69%) Data Analytics
6 9 (11.69%) Logistics
6 9 (11.69%) Server Building
6 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (7.79%) Change Data Capture
8 6 (7.79%) Database Optimisation
8 6 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.79%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (6.49%) ITIL
10 4 (5.19%) Database Security
11 3 (3.90%) Database Mirroring
11 3 (3.90%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.84%) SQL
2 34 (44.16%) Shell Script
3 19 (24.68%) PL/SQL
4 11 (14.29%) Java
5 10 (12.99%) Korn
6 7 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.90%) VBScript
8 1 (1.30%) C
8 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (15.58%) OCP
3 2 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.60%) Degree
3 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 29 (37.66%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) Docker
3 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (46.75%) Data Guard
2 26 (33.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 25 (32.47%) Oracle RMAN
4 16 (20.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (3.90%) Tivoli
5 3 (3.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.30%) Ansible
6 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.90%) Actian
3 3 (3.90%) IBM
3 3 (3.90%) VMware
4 2 (2.60%) Siebel
5 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.30%) Dell
5 1 (1.30%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.30%) Symantec