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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 311 325 335
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing OCP 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.027% 0.049% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.23% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +11.36%
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
2718 2651 3088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.77% 21.83% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2287 2305 2771
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 22 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) IBM Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) SQLPlus
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
4 3 (50.00%) Statistics
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
5 2 (33.33%) OCA
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft