The first table below looks at the demand for Data Guard skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 113 104 99
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.81% 0.069%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.47% 8.64% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
136 162 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.50% 9.32% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 129 126 81
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Data Guard
West Midlands

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Guard
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard across the Birmingham region.

Data Guard Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Guard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Guard.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Replication
4 5 (55.56%) Clustering
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (33.33%) Database Tuning
6 3 (33.33%) Workflow
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Sun
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Solaris
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Sybase
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
7 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) Mercator

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Guard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Guard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) DTS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle DBA
1 7 (77.78%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) DBA Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Database Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Replication
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Solaris
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) OCP
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Sun
2 3 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (22.22%) Mercator