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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 845 855 830
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing OCA 22 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.030% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.080% 0.11% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 16
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
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
27641 29633 27661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.09% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22189 23380 22518
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +19 7 £52,500 +5.00% 4
South East +9 4 £35,750 - 3
East Midlands - 1 £32,000 -
North West - 1 £32,000 - 2
OCA
UK

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 36 (100.00%) Oracle
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 25 (69.44%) Oracle Database
4 24 (66.67%) Linux
5 23 (63.89%) OCP
6 19 (52.78%) UNIX
6 19 (52.78%) Java
7 18 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 17 (47.22%) Computer Science
9 16 (44.44%) Relational Database
10 15 (41.67%) Time Management
10 15 (41.67%) RDBMS
11 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (38.89%) Mathematics
12 13 (36.11%) Shell Script
13 12 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (33.33%) ETL
14 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (30.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 11 (30.56%) Physics
14 11 (30.56%) Oracle Exadata
14 11 (30.56%) E-business
14 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (30.56%) Data Analytics
14 11 (30.56%) Analytics
14 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 12c
15 10 (27.78%) Degree
16 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 9 (25.00%) SQL Server

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (13.89%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle Database
2 16 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 15 (41.67%) RDBMS
4 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (30.56%) Oracle Exadata
6 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (19.44%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (13.89%) MySQL
11 4 (11.11%) MS Access
11 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (5.56%) OLTP
14 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (8.33%) Toad
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
1 3 (8.33%) Maven
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
1 3 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Database Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database Developer
3 7 (19.44%) DBA
3 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Database Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) XML
2 4 (11.11%) ODBC
2 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (8.33%) JDBC
3 3 (8.33%) JSP
3 3 (8.33%) Servlets
3 3 (8.33%) Struts
3 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) J2EE
3 3 (8.33%) EJB
4 2 (5.56%) Velocity
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) Java SE
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Computer Science
2 14 (38.89%) Mathematics
3 11 (30.56%) Physics
4 6 (16.67%) Clustering
5 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
6 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.56%) Replication
7 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) UNIX
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 4 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Time Management
2 12 (33.33%) ETL
3 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (30.56%) E-business
3 11 (30.56%) Data Analytics
3 11 (30.56%) Analytics
3 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Workflow
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.33%) OOD
9 2 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) Shell Script
4 8 (22.22%) Perl
4 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) PHP
6 3 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 23 (63.89%) OCP
3 10 (27.78%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (11.11%) MCP
4 4 (11.11%) MCDBA
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.33%) Sun Certification
6 1 (2.78%) OCAJ
6 1 (2.78%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Data Guard
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.11%) Remedy
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 3 (8.33%) Sun
5 3 (8.33%) Veritas
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London, North Greenwich
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago