The first table below looks at the demand for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 116 121 111
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing OCP 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 0.099% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.07% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -20.93%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
657 634 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.37% 31.43% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 577 568 392
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
OCP
West Midlands

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OCP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

OCP Salary Trend in Birmingham

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (84.62%) RDBMS
2 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (53.85%) SOA
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) UNIX
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (53.85%) Workflow
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (53.85%) Data Integration
4 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (46.15%) Clustering
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (84.62%) RDBMS
2 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Team Leader
1 7 (53.85%) Development Team Leader
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) Replication
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Mercator