Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

Oracle Database Administrator
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 258 302 316
Rank change year-on-year +44 +14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 12 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 6
West Midlands median annual salary £40,750 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.50% -0.99% +12.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,175 £40,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,875 £53,237
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.06% -6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 7,415 9,484 10,150
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 96.78% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,650 7,602 8,064
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in the West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Oracle DBA in the West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Shropshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Coventry +17 3 £39,000 -22.00%
Birmingham 0 2 £51,000 +2.00%
West Bromwich +8 1 £51,000 +2.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 West Midlands region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) PL/SQL
4 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (50.00%) Unix
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (33.33%) Windows
8 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (25.00%) Change Management
9 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (25.00%) Statistics
9 3 (25.00%) Database Security
10 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (16.67%) Principle of Least Privilege
10 2 (16.67%) Clustering
10 2 (16.67%) Change Control
10 2 (16.67%) SSDT
10 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (16.67%) Finance
10 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 2 (16.67%) ITIL
11 1 (8.33%) Linux
11 1 (8.33%) Games

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (16.67%) SSDT
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Database Security
1 3 (25.00%) Statistics
1 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Principle of Least Privilege
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) OCP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle