Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 130 125
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 19 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.94% 0.25% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.26% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 15
Wales median annual salary £44,000 £31,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.68% -27.59% +7.41%
10th Percentile £35,500 £28,579 £34,500
90th Percentile £48,500 £42,550 £48,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.70% -6.00% -

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 1,963 1,914 2,536
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.55% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,619 1,661 2,177
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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
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 16 October 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 +8 18 £44,000 +39.68%
West Wales - 1 £52,500 -
Oracle DBA
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Wales region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (63.16%) Unix
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (36.84%) OCA
6 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (36.84%) Database Security
6 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
7 6 (31.58%) Security Patching
7 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) CMDB
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (15.79%) Migration
10 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
10 2 (10.53%) High Availability
10 2 (10.53%) OCP
11 1 (5.26%) AIX
11 1 (5.26%) Solaris
11 1 (5.26%) RHCE
11 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
11 1 (5.26%) Remedy
11 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL

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 (5.26%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) CMDB
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) Database Security
2 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 6 (31.58%) Security Patching
3 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) E-business
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Management
6 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (36.84%) OCA
3 6 (31.58%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) OCP
5 1 (5.26%) RHCE
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (5.26%) SAP