The table below looks at the statistics for OCA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 849 846 824
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing OCA 5 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.039% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.018% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 31
Average salary £37,500 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £35,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
OCA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27102 29981 28056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.20% 27.34% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21480 24264 22837
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in England

OCA
Salary Trend in England

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

OCA Salary Trend in England

OCA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCA across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

OCA Salary Histogram in England

OCA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCA within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
London +43 2 £44,750 -10.50% 1
South East -27 2 - -
OCA
UK

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OCA 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 OCA.

1 34 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 33 (97.06%) Oracle
3 22 (64.71%) Linux
4 21 (61.76%) SQL
4 21 (61.76%) Red Hat
4 21 (61.76%) Oracle Database
5 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 17 (50.00%) OCP
7 16 (47.06%) Degree
8 15 (44.12%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (44.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (44.12%) Data Guard
8 15 (44.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 14 (41.18%) Finance
10 13 (38.24%) UNIX
11 12 (35.29%) Solaris
11 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
12 11 (32.35%) Time Management
12 11 (32.35%) Clustering
12 11 (32.35%) Windows
12 11 (32.35%) PL/SQL
12 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
12 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (29.41%) Perl
13 10 (29.41%) VMware
14 9 (26.47%) MySQL
14 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
15 7 (20.59%) Java

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OCA 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 OCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) NAS
3 4 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) Oracle Database
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
3 9 (26.47%) MySQL
3 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (11.76%) MS Access
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.94%) OLTP
8 1 (2.94%) DB2
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Marketing
3 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) DBA
2 10 (29.41%) Administrator
3 9 (26.47%) Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Database Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
7 3 (8.82%) Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) XML
1 4 (11.76%) ODBC
2 2 (5.88%) Java SE
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 11 (32.35%) Clustering
3 5 (14.71%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (14.71%) Freedom of Information Act
3 5 (14.71%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Physics
5 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (38.24%) UNIX
4 12 (35.29%) Solaris
5 11 (32.35%) Windows
6 1 (2.94%) HPUX
6 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Time Management
1 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Line Management
3 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
3 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
3 5 (14.71%) Database Security
3 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) Web Development
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.94%) SOA
6 1 (2.94%) ETL
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) E-business
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) PL/SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Perl
4 7 (20.59%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.82%) C++
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) XPath
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 17 (50.00%) OCP
3 16 (47.06%) Degree
4 6 (17.65%) RHCSA
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (11.76%) MCDBA
6 4 (11.76%) MCP
7 2 (5.88%) OCAJ
8 1 (2.94%) MCTS
8 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) Data Guard
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Oracle
2 21 (61.76%) Red Hat
3 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 10 (29.41%) VMware
5 6 (17.65%) Veritas
6 4 (11.76%) LANDesk
6 4 (11.76%) Business Objects
7 3 (8.82%) Remedy
7 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.94%) Sun
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) EMC
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco
8 1 (2.94%) F5
City of London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago