The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 790 795 783
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing OCP 84 63 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.062% 0.078%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68 52 70
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29561 27812 30636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.11% 27.23% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23384 22809 26512
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 £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
OCP
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 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
Yorkshire -18 27 £37,500 -3.22% 2
East of England +18 25 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South East +1 17 £65,000 +18.18% 3
London -44 13 £55,000 - 4
West Midlands +5 8 £65,000 +52.94%
East Midlands -28 3 £66,250 +89.28% 1
OCP
UK

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 195 (98.98%) Oracle
3 184 (93.40%) Oracle Database
4 136 (69.04%) Oracle RAC
5 131 (66.50%) SQL
6 115 (58.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 107 (54.31%) PL/SQL
8 106 (53.81%) UNIX
9 102 (51.78%) Linux
10 92 (46.70%) Oracle RMAN
11 89 (45.18%) Performance Tuning
11 89 (45.18%) Relational Database
12 87 (44.16%) Windows
12 87 (44.16%) RDBMS
13 78 (39.59%) Data Guard
14 74 (37.56%) Oracle Database 10g
15 65 (32.99%) SQL Server
16 49 (24.87%) SQLPlus
17 43 (21.83%) Shell Script
18 40 (20.30%) Oracle EBS
19 36 (18.27%) Business Intelligence
19 36 (18.27%) Finance
20 34 (17.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 34 (17.26%) Middleware
21 33 (16.75%) Oracle Reports
22 31 (15.74%) Disaster Recovery
23 30 (15.23%) SQL Server 2008
24 29 (14.72%) Data Warehouse
24 29 (14.72%) ITIL
24 29 (14.72%) OCA

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 17 (8.63%) WebLogic
2 15 (7.61%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (3.05%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (3.05%) Apache
3 6 (3.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.52%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.51%) CICS
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 40 (20.30%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (12.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (6.09%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (3.55%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.51%) Summit
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.05%) DHCP
1 6 (3.05%) DNS
2 5 (2.54%) SAN
2 5 (2.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (93.40%) Oracle Database
2 115 (58.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 89 (45.18%) Relational Database
4 87 (44.16%) RDBMS
5 74 (37.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 65 (32.99%) SQL Server
7 49 (24.87%) SQLPlus
8 33 (16.75%) Oracle Reports
9 30 (15.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (14.72%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (13.20%) Oracle9i Database
12 25 (12.69%) Oracle Database 12c
13 20 (10.15%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (9.64%) MySQL
15 16 (8.12%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (6.60%) Oracle Exadata
17 10 (5.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 9 (4.57%) NoSQL
18 9 (4.57%) Hadoop
18 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (4.57%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (2.03%) Toad
4 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.52%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (1.02%) PeopleTools
General
1 36 (18.27%) Finance
2 10 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (5.08%) Banking
3 8 (4.06%) Retail
4 5 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.03%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.02%) French Language
7 1 (0.51%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (77.16%) DBA
2 138 (70.05%) Oracle DBA
3 46 (23.35%) Consultant
4 42 (21.32%) Oracle Consultant
5 38 (19.29%) Administrator
6 18 (9.14%) Team Leader
7 17 (8.63%) Oracle Team Leader
8 15 (7.61%) Developer
9 11 (5.58%) SQL DBA
9 11 (5.58%) Professional Services Consultant
10 10 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (3.55%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 7 (3.55%) Java Developer
12 6 (3.05%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (3.05%) Oracle Developer
12 6 (3.05%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.05%) DBA Manager
12 6 (3.05%) Development Consultant
12 6 (3.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.05%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (17.26%) Middleware
2 10 (5.08%) HTML
3 9 (4.57%) XML
4 8 (4.06%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (3.55%) Struts
6 6 (3.05%) Web Services
6 6 (3.05%) J2EE
6 6 (3.05%) EJB
6 6 (3.05%) Ajax
6 6 (3.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.03%) jQuery
7 4 (2.03%) HTML5
7 4 (2.03%) CSS
8 3 (1.52%) JDBC
8 3 (1.52%) Java EE
8 3 (1.52%) SWT
8 3 (1.52%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.52%) XSLT
8 3 (1.52%) Swing
8 3 (1.52%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.71%) Clustering
2 17 (8.63%) Replication
3 11 (5.58%) Oracle Exalogic
4 6 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.05%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.05%) PKI
5 3 (1.52%) HACMP
6 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.51%) EPoS
6 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 106 (53.81%) UNIX
2 102 (51.78%) Linux
3 87 (44.16%) Windows
4 24 (12.18%) Solaris
5 17 (8.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (6.60%) AIX
7 6 (3.05%) CentOS
8 5 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.02%) HPUX
9 2 (1.02%) Tru64
10 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (45.18%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (18.27%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (15.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (14.72%) ITIL
5 23 (11.68%) SOA
6 19 (9.64%) Migration
6 19 (9.64%) Database Security
7 15 (7.61%) Problem Management
8 13 (6.60%) Business Continuity
9 11 (5.58%) High Availability
10 9 (4.57%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (4.57%) Release Management
11 8 (4.06%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (3.55%) ERP
12 7 (3.55%) Change Management
12 7 (3.55%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (3.05%) Workflow
13 6 (3.05%) ETL
13 6 (3.05%) Data Architecture
13 6 (3.05%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 131 (66.50%) SQL
2 107 (54.31%) PL/SQL
3 43 (21.83%) Shell Script
4 21 (10.66%) Perl
5 16 (8.12%) Java
6 13 (6.60%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.08%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.08%) Korn
7 10 (5.08%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.55%) C
9 3 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.02%) PeopleCode
10 2 (1.02%) SQR
11 1 (0.51%) C#
11 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 197 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 29 (14.72%) OCA
3 12 (6.09%) Degree
4 9 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.06%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.06%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.05%) RHCE
8 4 (2.03%) Sun Certification
8 4 (2.03%) HND
8 4 (2.03%) MCSE
9 3 (1.52%) MCSA
10 2 (1.02%) MCDBA
10 2 (1.02%) MCSD
11 1 (0.51%) MCP
11 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.51%) CCNA
11 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.51%) ACCA
11 1 (0.51%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.06%) SLA
System Software
1 136 (69.04%) Oracle RAC
2 92 (46.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.05%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.05%) vSphere
5 4 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.52%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 78 (39.59%) Data Guard
2 34 (17.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (9.14%) NetBackup
4 8 (4.06%) SCOM
5 6 (3.05%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (3.05%) SCCM
5 6 (3.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.51%) Foglight
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 195 (98.98%) Oracle
2 27 (13.71%) Red Hat
3 22 (11.17%) Microsoft
4 20 (10.15%) EMC
5 11 (5.58%) NetApp
6 10 (5.08%) ATG
6 10 (5.08%) VMware
7 9 (4.57%) Sun
7 9 (4.57%) HP
8 8 (4.06%) SAP
8 8 (4.06%) IBM
9 4 (2.03%) Netezza
9 4 (2.03%) CommVault
10 3 (1.52%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.52%) JBoss
11 2 (1.02%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.02%) Cisco
11 2 (1.02%) Veritas
11 2 (1.02%) Mercator
12 1 (0.51%) McAfee
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