Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 21 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 137 130
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 15 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.78% 0.51% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.52% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 17
Wales median annual salary £44,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.38% -23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £39,250 £29,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £48,500 £43,750 £51,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% -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 1,867 2,100 2,648
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.89% 97.22% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,547 1,803 2,246
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,300 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,967 £56,250 £53,375
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
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in Wales over the 6 months to 21 July 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 July 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 +19 13 £44,000 +35.38% 4
West Wales - 2 £47,500 -
Oracle DBA
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (33.33%) OCA
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Database Security
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) CMDB
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (26.67%) High Availability
6 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (26.67%) Remedy
6 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) ITSM
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

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 (6.67%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) CMDB
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Database Security
2 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) ITSM
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (6.67%) E-business
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (33.33%) OCA
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) OCP
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) SAP