The table below looks at the statistics for OCP 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 OCP over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 311 316 338
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing OCP 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.026% 0.034% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.16% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
OCP
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2814 2518 3164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.84% 21.38% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 2213 2843
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OCP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

OCP Salary Trend in the City of London

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (50.00%) Data Guard
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Solaris
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (30.00%) UNIX
7 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) IBM Certification
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) SQLPlus
7 3 (30.00%) Retail
7 3 (30.00%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (30.00%) SQLPlus
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (20.00%) OLTP
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Online Betting
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) DBA
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) DBA Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Team Leader
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Database Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JDBC
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exalogic
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (30.00%) IBM Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) OCA
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Netezza
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Siebel