The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 849 836 833
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing OCA 32 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.019% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.069% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 48
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +44.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +11.84%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29706 27697 30988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.21% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23439 22567 26764
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
OCA
UK

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 28 July 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 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
East of England - 16 £35,000 - 1
London -64 9 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South East - 6 - -
West Midlands -13 1 £50,000 +17.64%
OCA
UK

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 75 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 74 (98.67%) Oracle
3 59 (78.67%) UNIX
4 54 (72.00%) Linux
5 37 (49.33%) Telecoms
6 34 (45.33%) SQL
6 34 (45.33%) Oracle Database
7 31 (41.33%) RDBMS
7 31 (41.33%) Relational Database
7 31 (41.33%) Data Guard
8 30 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 30 (40.00%) OCP
9 28 (37.33%) Oracle RAC
10 27 (36.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 27 (36.00%) PL/SQL
11 25 (33.33%) Management Information System
11 25 (33.33%) Degree
11 25 (33.33%) Computer Science
12 22 (29.33%) Back Office
12 22 (29.33%) SQLPlus
13 21 (28.00%) Windows
14 16 (21.33%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (16.00%) Clustering
16 11 (14.67%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (13.33%) Firmware
18 9 (12.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 9 (12.00%) High Availability
19 8 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
19 8 (10.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) Oracle Database
2 31 (41.33%) RDBMS
2 31 (41.33%) Relational Database
3 22 (29.33%) SQLPlus
4 16 (21.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (14.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (9.33%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (9.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (8.00%) MySQL
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 37 (49.33%) Telecoms
2 22 (29.33%) Back Office
3 5 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) DBA
2 31 (41.33%) Oracle DBA
3 20 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (21.33%) Junior
5 10 (13.33%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 10 (13.33%) Junior DBA
6 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (12.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (10.67%) Oracle Consultant
7 8 (10.67%) Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 6 (8.00%) Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) Junior Consultant
9 5 (6.67%) OSS Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (2.67%) OSS Support Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Linux Administrator
11 2 (2.67%) Telecoms Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) HTML
1 1 (1.33%) CSS
1 1 (1.33%) Web Services
1 1 (1.33%) XSL
1 1 (1.33%) XSLT
1 1 (1.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 25 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.00%) Clustering
3 10 (13.33%) Firmware
4 2 (2.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 59 (78.67%) UNIX
2 54 (72.00%) Linux
3 21 (28.00%) Windows
4 3 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 12 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (12.00%) High Availability
4 8 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.00%) Change Management
6 5 (6.67%) Service Management
6 5 (6.67%) E-business
7 2 (2.67%) Database Tuning
7 2 (2.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.67%) Migration
7 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.67%) Security Management
8 1 (1.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.33%) CRM
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL
8 1 (1.33%) Web Development
8 1 (1.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.33%) Time Management
8 1 (1.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) SQL
2 27 (36.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.00%) Perl
4 5 (6.67%) Korn
5 2 (2.67%) C
6 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) VBScript
6 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 30 (40.00%) OCP
3 25 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) MOS
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) MCSE
7 1 (1.33%) ACCA
7 1 (1.33%) CISA
7 1 (1.33%) CISM
7 1 (1.33%) QiCA
7 1 (1.33%) CIMA
7 1 (1.33%) MCSA
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (37.33%) Oracle RAC
2 27 (36.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (12.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (41.33%) Data Guard
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.33%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 74 (98.67%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Remedy
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Huawei
4 2 (2.67%) Computacenter
4 2 (2.67%) VMware
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco
4 2 (2.67%) HP
4 2 (2.67%) EMC
4 2 (2.67%) McAfee
4 2 (2.67%) NetApp
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Posted: 18 days ago
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Posted: 18 days ago
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