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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 125 109 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -21
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 4 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.19% 0.69% 1.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.20% 6.57% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 7
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
125 198 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.04% 10.47% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 103 176 117
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 December 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) E-business
5 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) SSL

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DBA
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) E-business
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) OCP
1 1 (14.29%) OCA
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft