The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 22 June 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 92 104
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 3 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.30% 0.78% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.79% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 975 1260 1400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.31% 97.83% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1079 1157
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 3 months to 22 June 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
South Wales +8 3 £32,500 -23.52%
Oracle DBA
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Wales region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Replication
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (22.22%) Redis
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science

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 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 2 (22.22%) Redis
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) OLTP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) VMware