Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 21 January 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 130 130
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 5 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.26% 0.84% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.87% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 14
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +46.30%
10th Percentile £34,350 £36,650 £37,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £48,750 £49,625
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,833 2,286 2,604
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 96.33% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,532 1,997 2,249
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £55,290 £52,500
UK 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 Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Wales

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in Wales

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in Wales over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Oracle DBA in Wales

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
South Wales +16 5 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Oracle DBA
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Wales region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (40.00%) Law
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Ingres
4 1 (20.00%) SMS
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Ingres
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Actian
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk