The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 122 128 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 6 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.19% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.75% 3.54% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 25
Average salary £43,750 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £44,100 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Data Guard
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
160 113 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.07% 5.30% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 142 108 234
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Guard across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Data Guard Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (77.78%) UNIX
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (66.67%) Middleware
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
6 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 4 (44.44%) SAP
6 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
6 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Oracle Flashback
7 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DBA
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) SAP