The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 790 799 784
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing OCP 78 102 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.092% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 73 77 58
Average salary £60,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £35,704
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
OCP
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
28329 30094 28835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.38% 27.19% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22322 24284 23479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OCP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OCP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCP across the England region.

OCP Salary Trend in England

OCP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

OCP Salary Histogram in England

OCP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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
London +67 60 £62,500 +8.69% 4
South East -6 9 £53,500 +4.39%
Yorkshire 0 5 £37,500 -11.76%
North West +4 3 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +9 1 £35,000 -33.33%
OCP
UK

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 163 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 159 (97.55%) Oracle
3 142 (87.12%) Oracle Database
4 109 (66.87%) Linux
5 105 (64.42%) SQL
6 104 (63.80%) Oracle RAC
7 85 (52.15%) SQL Server
8 83 (50.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 70 (42.94%) Oracle Database 10g
10 69 (42.33%) PL/SQL
11 67 (41.10%) Finance
12 63 (38.65%) Windows
12 63 (38.65%) Data Guard
13 54 (33.13%) Performance Tuning
14 49 (30.06%) ITIL
15 48 (29.45%) Microsoft
16 47 (28.83%) Oracle RMAN
17 44 (26.99%) Database Security
18 41 (25.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 41 (25.15%) Red Hat
18 41 (25.15%) UNIX
19 38 (23.31%) Data Warehouse
19 38 (23.31%) Clustering
20 34 (20.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 34 (20.86%) Oracle Database 12c
20 34 (20.86%) Relational Database
21 33 (20.25%) RDBMS
22 30 (18.40%) Degree
23 27 (16.56%) MySQL
24 26 (15.95%) Banking

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (9.82%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.45%) Tuxedo
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.23%) Apache
3 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.61%) JBoss
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 15 (9.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (11.66%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (9.82%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (3.68%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.98%) SAN
2 9 (5.52%) NAS
3 4 (2.45%) SSL
3 4 (2.45%) DMZ
3 4 (2.45%) LDAP
4 1 (0.61%) HTTP
4 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (87.12%) Oracle Database
2 85 (52.15%) SQL Server
3 83 (50.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 70 (42.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 38 (23.31%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (20.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (20.86%) Relational Database
6 34 (20.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 33 (20.25%) RDBMS
8 27 (16.56%) MySQL
9 23 (14.11%) Oracle Reports
10 19 (11.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (11.04%) OLTP
12 15 (9.20%) OLAP
12 15 (9.20%) Oracle OLAP
13 14 (8.59%) Data Mining
13 14 (8.59%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (7.98%) Oracle9i Database
14 13 (7.98%) Oracle Exadata
15 9 (5.52%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.84%) ProC
3 1 (0.61%) PeopleTools
General
1 67 (41.10%) Finance
2 26 (15.95%) Banking
3 9 (5.52%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.68%) Marketing
5 4 (2.45%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Law
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 122 (74.85%) DBA
2 105 (64.42%) Oracle DBA
3 46 (28.22%) Administrator
4 22 (13.50%) Developer
5 17 (10.43%) Senior DBA
6 15 (9.20%) Oracle Developer
7 14 (8.59%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.59%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 13 (7.98%) Oracle Consultant
8 13 (7.98%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 13 (7.98%) Database Consultant
8 13 (7.98%) Consultant
9 12 (7.36%) SQL DBA
10 11 (6.75%) SQL Server DBA
11 10 (6.13%) Team Leader
11 10 (6.13%) Junior DBA
11 10 (6.13%) Junior Oracle DBA
11 10 (6.13%) Graduate
11 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.13%) Middleware
2 8 (4.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (2.45%) .NET
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.84%) REST
4 3 (1.84%) J2EE
5 2 (1.23%) Java SE
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (0.61%) OC4J
6 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.31%) Clustering
2 19 (11.66%) Computer Science
3 16 (9.82%) Replication
4 14 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.75%) Kindle
6 10 (6.13%) Mathematics
6 10 (6.13%) Physics
7 5 (3.07%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (3.07%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (3.07%) Freedom of Information Act
7 5 (3.07%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.84%) Open Source
8 3 (1.84%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Exalogic
10 1 (0.61%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 109 (66.87%) Linux
2 63 (38.65%) Windows
3 41 (25.15%) UNIX
3 41 (25.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (9.20%) Solaris
5 11 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.84%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.61%) VMS
8 1 (0.61%) HPUX
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.13%) Performance Tuning
2 49 (30.06%) ITIL
3 44 (26.99%) Database Security
4 25 (15.34%) ETL
5 19 (11.66%) Mentoring
6 18 (11.04%) Performance Analysis
7 16 (9.82%) Data Architecture
7 16 (9.82%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (9.82%) Change Control
7 16 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (9.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (8.59%) Data Modelling
9 12 (7.36%) ERP
9 12 (7.36%) SOA
10 11 (6.75%) Service Management
10 11 (6.75%) Service Delivery
11 10 (6.13%) High Availability
11 10 (6.13%) Time Management
11 10 (6.13%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 105 (64.42%) SQL
2 69 (42.33%) PL/SQL
3 20 (12.27%) C
4 16 (9.82%) Perl
5 7 (4.29%) Java
6 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.45%) AWK
7 4 (2.45%) Korn
7 4 (2.45%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.45%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.45%) sed
7 4 (2.45%) Python
8 3 (1.84%) C#
9 1 (0.61%) Uniface
9 1 (0.61%) PeopleCode
9 1 (0.61%) SQR
9 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 163 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 30 (18.40%) Degree
3 22 (13.50%) OCA
4 18 (11.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (9.20%) MCITP
6 11 (6.75%) IBM Certification
7 9 (5.52%) RHCSA
8 4 (2.45%) MCTS
9 2 (1.23%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) MCSE
10 1 (0.61%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.75%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 104 (63.80%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.45%) OCFS2
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 63 (38.65%) Data Guard
2 47 (28.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (6.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (3.07%) Oracle Flashback
5 4 (2.45%) Legato
6 2 (1.23%) Ansible
6 2 (1.23%) logstash
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 159 (97.55%) Oracle
2 48 (29.45%) Microsoft
3 41 (25.15%) Red Hat
4 20 (12.27%) VMware
5 13 (7.98%) Veritas
6 11 (6.75%) IBM
7 4 (2.45%) Siebel
7 4 (2.45%) EMC
7 4 (2.45%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.84%) NetApp
8 3 (1.84%) Sun
9 2 (1.23%) SAP
9 2 (1.23%) HP
9 2 (1.23%) Splunk
9 2 (1.23%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.61%) Tieto
10 1 (0.61%) F5
10 1 (0.61%) Remedy
10 1 (0.61%) Informatica
10 1 (0.61%) CommVault
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Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 20 days ago