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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 861 845 846
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing OCA 27 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.008% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.092% 0.030% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 39
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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
29271 26901 31346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.93% 27.03% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22897 22080 26790
Average salary £45,000 £44,145 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.93% +3.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 - 12 £45,000 - 1
London +7 10 £57,500 -4.16% 1
South East - 4 - -
West Midlands -13 1 £50,000 +17.64%
OCA
UK

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 67 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 66 (98.51%) Oracle
3 50 (74.63%) UNIX
4 45 (67.16%) Linux
5 37 (55.22%) Oracle Database
6 33 (49.25%) SQL
7 32 (47.76%) OCP
7 32 (47.76%) RDBMS
7 32 (47.76%) Relational Database
8 30 (44.78%) Data Guard
8 30 (44.78%) Oracle RAC
9 28 (41.79%) Telecoms
10 26 (38.81%) Oracle RMAN
10 26 (38.81%) PL/SQL
11 21 (31.34%) Windows
11 21 (31.34%) SQLPlus
11 21 (31.34%) Infrastructure Management
12 19 (28.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (26.87%) Back Office
14 17 (25.37%) Management Information System
14 17 (25.37%) Degree
14 17 (25.37%) Computer Science
15 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database 10g
17 12 (17.91%) High Availability
17 12 (17.91%) Clustering
18 10 (14.93%) Internet
18 10 (14.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 9 (13.43%) Oracle Discoverer
19 9 (13.43%) Oracle9i Database

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.99%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.49%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.99%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) SAN
3 2 (2.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (55.22%) Oracle Database
2 32 (47.76%) Relational Database
2 32 (47.76%) RDBMS
3 21 (31.34%) SQLPlus
4 19 (28.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (13.43%) Oracle9i Database
6 9 (13.43%) Oracle Discoverer
6 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (8.96%) MySQL
8 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.49%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 28 (41.79%) Telecoms
2 18 (26.87%) Back Office
3 5 (7.46%) Front Office
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (49.25%) DBA
2 32 (47.76%) Oracle DBA
3 15 (22.39%) Junior
4 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Consultant
5 10 (14.93%) Junior DBA
5 10 (14.93%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 9 (13.43%) Oracle Consultant
7 8 (11.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (10.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (8.96%) Administrator
10 5 (7.46%) Junior Consultant
10 5 (7.46%) OSS Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
12 2 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
12 2 (2.99%) Support Engineer
12 2 (2.99%) Telecoms Engineer
12 2 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 2 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) HTML
1 1 (1.49%) J2EE
1 1 (1.49%) CSS
1 1 (1.49%) JDBC
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
1 1 (1.49%) XSL
1 1 (1.49%) XSLT
1 1 (1.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Management Information System
1 17 (25.37%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.91%) Clustering
3 8 (11.94%) Firmware
4 3 (4.48%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) AS400
5 1 (1.49%) Tandem
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (74.63%) UNIX
2 45 (67.16%) Linux
3 21 (31.34%) Windows
4 4 (5.97%) Solaris
5 1 (1.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Infrastructure Management
2 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (17.91%) High Availability
4 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.46%) E-business
5 5 (7.46%) Service Management
5 5 (7.46%) Change Management
6 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.48%) Database Tuning
6 3 (4.48%) Security Management
6 3 (4.48%) Migration
6 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.49%) Web Development
8 1 (1.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.49%) Analytics
8 1 (1.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) SQL
2 26 (38.81%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.96%) Perl
3 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.46%) Korn
5 2 (2.99%) C
6 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 32 (47.76%) OCP
3 17 (25.37%) Degree
4 5 (7.46%) MOS
5 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.49%) MCSE
6 1 (1.49%) MCSA
6 1 (1.49%) ACCA
6 1 (1.49%) CISA
6 1 (1.49%) CISM
6 1 (1.49%) QiCA
6 1 (1.49%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (44.78%) Oracle RAC
2 26 (38.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (11.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.49%) RACF
5 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (1.49%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 30 (44.78%) Data Guard
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.49%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 66 (98.51%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) Remedy
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.48%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) EMC
5 2 (2.99%) NetApp
5 2 (2.99%) McAfee
5 2 (2.99%) VMware
5 2 (2.99%) Computacenter
5 2 (2.99%) Huawei
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco
London
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £18,993 pa
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £7,800 per year
Posted: 15 days ago