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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
UK / England
Rank 806 903 902
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -1
Permanent jobs citing OCA 20 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.002% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.008% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 17
Median salary £64,250 £47,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.97% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £39,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+127.84% -12.22%

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
19889 25499 27175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.22% 27.77% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15777 20626 21858
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OCA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

OCA Salary Histogram in England

OCA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCA within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 12 - -
South East +65 7 £90,000 +127.84%
London +76 1 £38,500 -30.00%
OCA
UK

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing OCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OCA.

1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 31 (86.11%) Oracle Database
3 27 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 26 (72.22%) SQL
5 25 (69.44%) PL/SQL
5 25 (69.44%) OCP
6 21 (58.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 15 (41.67%) Unix
8 14 (38.89%) Oracle RMAN
8 14 (38.89%) Data Guard
9 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (30.56%) WebLogic
10 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
10 11 (30.56%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 10 (27.78%) CSS
12 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 7 (19.44%) Windows
13 7 (19.44%) Migration
13 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
13 7 (19.44%) Data Structures
13 7 (19.44%) Presales
13 7 (19.44%) Database Optimisation
13 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
14 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (16.67%) JSF
14 6 (16.67%) BPEL

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (30.56%) WebLogic
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (86.11%) Oracle Database
2 27 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (58.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
6 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.78%) Big Data
7 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.78%) DB2
7 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.78%) MariaDB
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) DBA
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle DBA
2 18 (50.00%) Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Presales Solution Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (19.44%) SQL DBA
4 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Presales Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) SOA Architect
4 6 (16.67%) SOA Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) CSS
2 6 (16.67%) JSF
2 6 (16.67%) Middleware
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
3 5 (13.89%) XML
4 4 (11.11%) HTML
5 3 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (2.78%) .NET
6 1 (2.78%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Unix
2 7 (19.44%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
2 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Database Optimisation
2 7 (19.44%) Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Presales
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) BPEL
3 6 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.33%) High Availability
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) CAPI
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security
6 1 (2.78%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 25 (69.44%) PL/SQL
3 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
4 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) C++
5 5 (13.89%) Java
6 4 (11.11%) C
6 4 (11.11%) C#
6 4 (11.11%) PHP
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby
6 4 (11.11%) XPath
6 4 (11.11%) XQuery
7 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 25 (69.44%) OCP
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.78%) HDFS
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) Data Guard
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) VMware