The first table below looks at the demand for OCA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 23 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 Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 335 316 322
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing OCA 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.084% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.033% 0.34% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3062 2983 3144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.97% 24.98% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2605 2578 2828
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,850 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OCA
London

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OCA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCA across the City of London region.

OCA Salary Trend in the City of London

OCA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OCA 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 OCA.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OCA 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 OCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat