The median annual salary for a Senior Oracle DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior Oracle Database Administrator
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 922 927
Rank change year-on-year +98 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 28 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.028% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 27
Median salary £60,000 £56,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.09% +9.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Oracle DBA in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Oracle DBA in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Oracle DBA in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 22 £58,750 - 4
South West +36 10 £60,000 +79.10%
South East +63 8 £53,750 -1.37%
Kent - 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire +40 3 £60,000 -
East of England +16 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire +8 3 - - 1
Somerset -5 3 £60,000 +79.10%
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -
Hatfield - 3 - - 1
Surrey +44 1 £57,500 -
South Wales +12 1 £43,000 -18.09%
Wales +2 1 £43,000 -18.09%
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Cardiff - 1 £43,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Reigate - 1 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1

Senior Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Oracle
1 61 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 43 (70.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 35 (57.38%) Data Guard
4 34 (55.74%) Relational Database
4 34 (55.74%) RDBMS
5 33 (54.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 31 (50.82%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (47.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 28 (45.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 28 (45.90%) Shell Script
9 27 (44.26%) Finance
9 27 (44.26%) High Availability
10 26 (42.62%) IBM
11 24 (39.34%) Replication
12 23 (37.70%) Tivoli
12 23 (37.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 23 (37.70%) Toad
12 23 (37.70%) Unix
13 19 (31.15%) Oracle RAC
14 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
14 17 (27.87%) Oracle Database 12c
14 17 (27.87%) Windows
15 16 (26.23%) Linux
16 15 (24.59%) PL/SQL
16 15 (24.59%) Oracle EBS
16 15 (24.59%) Oracle Applications
17 13 (21.31%) SQL
18 11 (18.03%) Capacity Planning
18 11 (18.03%) SQL Server

Senior Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Utilities
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 34 (55.74%) RDBMS
2 34 (55.74%) Relational Database
3 28 (45.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (27.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.92%) GIS
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.64%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) Toad
2 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
1 3 (4.92%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.64%) J2EE
3 1 (1.64%) Middleware
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.64%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Replication
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Fintech
3 3 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.70%) Unix
2 17 (27.87%) Windows
3 16 (26.23%) Linux
4 5 (8.20%) AIX
5 4 (6.56%) Solaris
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (44.26%) High Availability
3 11 (18.03%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (13.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (13.11%) Security Patching
5 8 (13.11%) Ticket Management
6 6 (9.84%) ERP
7 5 (8.20%) ETL
7 5 (8.20%) OpenUP
7 5 (8.20%) Project Management
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) Data Integration
8 3 (4.92%) Database Tuning
8 3 (4.92%) DevOps
8 3 (4.92%) Validation
9 2 (3.28%) ITIL
9 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.64%) Data Modelling
10 1 (1.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) Shell Script
2 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
3 15 (24.59%) PL/SQL
4 13 (21.31%) SQL
5 5 (8.20%) C#
6 4 (6.56%) Java
7 3 (4.92%) C++
7 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (8.20%) OCP
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (31.15%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Clusterware
2 5 (8.20%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (70.49%) Oracle RMAN
2 35 (57.38%) Data Guard
3 33 (54.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 29 (47.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 23 (37.70%) Tivoli
5 23 (37.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (42.62%) IBM
3 9 (14.75%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.64%) SAP
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