The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 96 101 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.50% 2.20% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,100 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.88% +5.25%
Data Guard
Scotland

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

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
80 91 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.07% 6.43% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 25
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% -22.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Guard
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard across the Edinburgh region.

Data Guard Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle Beehive
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (50.00%) Migration
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (50.00%) HTTP
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (50.00%) Firmware
6 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) Solaris
8 2 (20.00%) Foglight
8 2 (20.00%) RDBMS

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Beehive
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle DBA
1 9 (90.00%) DBA
2 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Database Security
3 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (50.00%) Firmware
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Imperva
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas