The first table below looks at the demand for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 230 244 254
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing OCP 30 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.039% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% 0.13% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 17
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -20.93%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2384 2225 2617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.91% 28.93% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1832 2286
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
OCP
England

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OCP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

OCP Salary Trend in the East of England

OCP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

OCP Salary Histogram in the East of England

OCP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +6 11 £45,000 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire - 10 £42,000 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £65,000 -
OCP
England

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 36 (100.00%) Oracle
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 35 (97.22%) SQL
3 34 (94.44%) Oracle Database
4 25 (69.44%) PL/SQL
5 24 (66.67%) UNIX
6 23 (63.89%) RDBMS
6 23 (63.89%) Relational Database
7 21 (58.33%) Linux
8 17 (47.22%) Oracle RAC
9 16 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (44.44%) Windows
10 15 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
10 15 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (33.33%) OCA
13 11 (30.56%) SQLPlus
13 11 (30.56%) ITIL
13 11 (30.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
14 10 (27.78%) RHCE
14 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
14 10 (27.78%) EMC
14 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
14 10 (27.78%) Apache
14 10 (27.78%) DHCP
14 10 (27.78%) DNS
14 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
14 10 (27.78%) Perl
14 10 (27.78%) Migration

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (27.78%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) DHCP
1 10 (27.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (94.44%) Oracle Database
2 23 (63.89%) RDBMS
2 23 (63.89%) Relational Database
3 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (30.56%) SQLPlus
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) DBA
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (27.78%) Administrator
3 10 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (27.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 9 (25.00%) Consultant
5 7 (19.44%) Team Leader
5 7 (19.44%) Development Team Leader
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle Team Leader
6 5 (13.89%) Junior Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 5 (13.89%) Junior DBA
6 5 (13.89%) Junior
7 4 (11.11%) Professional Services Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) PKI
2 7 (19.44%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) UNIX
2 21 (58.33%) Linux
3 16 (44.44%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (22.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (30.56%) ITIL
3 10 (27.78%) Migration
3 10 (27.78%) Data Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) ERP
5 7 (19.44%) SOA
5 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (19.44%) Workflow
6 5 (13.89%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) E-business
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Database Security
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) SQL
2 25 (69.44%) PL/SQL
3 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Perl
4 7 (19.44%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (33.33%) OCA
3 10 (27.78%) RHCE
4 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 10 (27.78%) VMware ESX
3 10 (27.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (27.78%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (22.22%) SCCM
3 8 (22.22%) SCOM
4 5 (13.89%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) EMC
2 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
2 10 (27.78%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) SAP