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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 846 866 845
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing OCA 20 7 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.007% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.069% 0.026% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 38
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
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
28874 26629 31837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.06% 26.64% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22749 21991 27082
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 September 2014.

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 September 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
London +3 11 £57,500 +4.54% 1
East of England - 6 £45,000 -
South East - 2 - -
West Midlands -9 1 £50,000 +17.64%
OCA
UK

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 55 (96.49%) Oracle
3 39 (68.42%) UNIX
4 35 (61.40%) Oracle Database
5 34 (59.65%) Linux
6 31 (54.39%) SQL
7 30 (52.63%) RDBMS
7 30 (52.63%) OCP
7 30 (52.63%) Relational Database
8 29 (50.88%) Oracle RAC
9 25 (43.86%) Data Guard
9 25 (43.86%) PL/SQL
10 22 (38.60%) Oracle RMAN
11 19 (33.33%) Telecoms
11 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (33.33%) Windows
11 19 (33.33%) SQLPlus
12 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Management
13 12 (21.05%) High Availability
14 11 (19.30%) Back Office
15 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
15 10 (17.54%) Degree
15 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
15 10 (17.54%) Internet
16 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (15.79%) Oracle Discoverer
16 9 (15.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 9 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Internet
2 4 (7.02%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) LDAP
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) SSL
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (61.40%) Oracle Database
2 30 (52.63%) RDBMS
2 30 (52.63%) Relational Database
3 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (33.33%) SQLPlus
4 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (15.79%) Oracle Discoverer
5 9 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (8.77%) MySQL
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.75%) OLTP
8 1 (1.75%) NonStop SQL
General
1 19 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 11 (19.30%) Back Office
3 4 (7.02%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) DBA
2 29 (50.88%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (22.81%) Junior
4 10 (17.54%) Junior DBA
4 10 (17.54%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 9 (15.79%) Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 8 (14.04%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Junior Consultant
8 4 (7.02%) OSS Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Telecoms Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
1 1 (1.75%) J2EE
1 1 (1.75%) CSS
1 1 (1.75%) JDBC
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
1 1 (1.75%) XSL
1 1 (1.75%) XSLT
1 1 (1.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
1 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.04%) Clustering
3 5 (8.77%) Firmware
4 4 (7.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Tandem
5 1 (1.75%) AS400
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (68.42%) UNIX
2 34 (59.65%) Linux
3 19 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (7.02%) Solaris
5 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Management
2 12 (21.05%) High Availability
3 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.77%) E-business
4 5 (8.77%) Change Management
5 4 (7.02%) Service Management
5 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.26%) Migration
6 3 (5.26%) Security Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.26%) Database Tuning
7 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.75%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.75%) Analytics
8 1 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.75%) CRM
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL
8 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.75%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 25 (43.86%) PL/SQL
3 6 (10.53%) Perl
4 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.02%) Korn
6 2 (3.51%) C
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) VBScript
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 30 (52.63%) OCP
3 10 (17.54%) Degree
4 4 (7.02%) MOS
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) MCSA
6 1 (1.75%) CISA
6 1 (1.75%) CISM
6 1 (1.75%) QiCA
6 1 (1.75%) CIMA
6 1 (1.75%) ACCA
6 1 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) Oracle RAC
2 22 (38.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (8.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.75%) ACF2
5 1 (1.75%) RACF
5 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 25 (43.86%) Data Guard
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.75%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 55 (96.49%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Remedy
3 3 (5.26%) HP
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) Huawei
4 2 (3.51%) Computacenter
4 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) EMC
4 2 (3.51%) NetApp
4 2 (3.51%) McAfee
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