The median annual salary for a Oracle DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database Administrator
England / West Midlands
Rank - 236 202
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 0 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 10
Median salary - £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4575 5932 4964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.89% 96.39% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4827 4246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Midlands region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (71.43%) OCP
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
6 1 (14.29%) HPUX
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (14.29%) Korn

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) AIX
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) OCP
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Clusterware
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat