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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 102 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 8 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.67% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.76% 13.16% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -2.17%
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
82 76 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.49% 5.08% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 16
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 21 November 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 23 (92.00%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (52.00%) Oracle 11i
6 13 (52.00%) SLA
6 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (48.00%) WebLogic
7 12 (48.00%) Solaris
7 12 (48.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (48.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (28.00%) Middleware
9 7 (28.00%) UNIX
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (28.00%) AIX
9 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (28.00%) SOA
9 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 12 (48.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Beehive
Business Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (48.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (16.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
2 4 (16.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) DBA
1 20 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (28.00%) Junior
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 7 (28.00%) Junior DBA
2 7 (28.00%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Middleware
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Solaris
3 7 (28.00%) UNIX
3 7 (28.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) SOA
1 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.00%) Database Security
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.00%) Korn
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (92.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Imperva
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas