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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank - 104 101
Permanent jobs citing OCP 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.19% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.69% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +13.63%
OCP
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
586 436 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.63% 27.93% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 515 386 433
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (55.56%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) ETL
4 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (33.33%) Workflow
6 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DBA
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) ETL
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) OCA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle