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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 781 788 797
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing OCP 93 57 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.056% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 45 66
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 £61,500 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29737 27676 30969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23485 22525 26770
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 25 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 25 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
East of England +25 31 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire -16 29 £37,500 -10.71% 2
South East 0 18 £65,000 +36.84% 1
London -43 15 £55,000 - 3
West Midlands -2 9 £65,000 +52.94%
East Midlands -19 3 £66,250 +76.66% 1
OCP
UK

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 191 (99.48%) Oracle
3 182 (94.79%) Oracle Database
4 128 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
5 127 (66.15%) SQL
6 114 (59.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 104 (54.17%) PL/SQL
8 103 (53.65%) UNIX
9 98 (51.04%) Linux
10 88 (45.83%) Oracle RMAN
11 87 (45.31%) Relational Database
12 85 (44.27%) RDBMS
13 81 (42.19%) Windows
13 81 (42.19%) Performance Tuning
14 73 (38.02%) Data Guard
15 72 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
16 56 (29.17%) SQL Server
17 44 (22.92%) Shell Script
17 44 (22.92%) Oracle EBS
18 42 (21.88%) SQLPlus
19 40 (20.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 38 (19.79%) Oracle Reports
21 37 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
22 34 (17.71%) Finance
23 33 (17.19%) ITIL
24 31 (16.15%) Red Hat
25 30 (15.63%) OCA
25 30 (15.63%) Middleware
26 29 (15.10%) Disaster Recovery
27 27 (14.06%) Microsoft

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 15 (7.81%) Oracle Application Server
2 13 (6.77%) WebLogic
3 10 (5.21%) Apache
4 9 (4.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.56%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.52%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 44 (22.92%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (13.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (5.73%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (4.69%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (1.04%) Summit
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.21%) DHCP
1 10 (5.21%) DNS
2 7 (3.65%) Internet
3 5 (2.60%) SAN
4 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (94.79%) Oracle Database
2 114 (59.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 87 (45.31%) Relational Database
4 85 (44.27%) RDBMS
5 72 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 56 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 42 (21.88%) SQLPlus
8 38 (19.79%) Oracle Reports
9 27 (14.06%) Oracle Database 12c
10 26 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (13.02%) Oracle9i Database
11 25 (13.02%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (8.33%) MySQL
14 14 (7.29%) SQL Server 2000
15 13 (6.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 11 (5.73%) Oracle Exadata
17 8 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.77%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (2.08%) Toad
4 3 (1.56%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.56%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (1.04%) PeopleTools
General
1 34 (17.71%) Finance
2 12 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (5.21%) Banking
4 7 (3.65%) Retail
5 5 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.08%) Online Betting
7 2 (1.04%) French Language
8 1 (0.52%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (72.92%) DBA
2 125 (65.10%) Oracle DBA
3 44 (22.92%) Administrator
4 37 (19.27%) Consultant
5 33 (17.19%) Oracle Consultant
6 21 (10.94%) Team Leader
7 20 (10.42%) Oracle Team Leader
8 15 (7.81%) Developer
9 11 (5.73%) SQL DBA
10 10 (5.21%) SQL Server DBA
10 10 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.21%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (4.69%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 9 (4.69%) Development Team Leader
11 9 (4.69%) Oracle Developer
12 7 (3.65%) Professional Services Consultant
13 6 (3.13%) DBA Manager
13 6 (3.13%) Development Consultant
13 6 (3.13%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.63%) Middleware
2 10 (5.21%) HTML
3 9 (4.69%) XML
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (3.13%) Ajax
5 6 (3.13%) Web Services
6 5 (2.60%) Struts
7 4 (2.08%) J2EE
7 4 (2.08%) EJB
7 4 (2.08%) CSS
7 4 (2.08%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.08%) HTML5
7 4 (2.08%) jQuery
8 3 (1.56%) JavaBeans
8 3 (1.56%) SWT
8 3 (1.56%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.56%) WebCenter
8 3 (1.56%) XSLT
8 3 (1.56%) Swing
8 3 (1.56%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.50%) Clustering
2 18 (9.38%) Replication
3 10 (5.21%) PKI
4 9 (4.69%) Data Integration
4 9 (4.69%) Oracle Exalogic
5 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.56%) HACMP
7 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) EPoS
7 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.52%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 103 (53.65%) UNIX
2 98 (51.04%) Linux
3 81 (42.19%) Windows
4 23 (11.98%) Solaris
5 20 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (6.77%) AIX
7 8 (4.17%) CentOS
8 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.04%) Tru64
10 2 (1.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (42.19%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (17.19%) ITIL
4 29 (15.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (13.02%) SOA
6 23 (11.98%) Migration
7 18 (9.38%) Database Security
8 15 (7.81%) Problem Management
9 13 (6.77%) Business Continuity
9 13 (6.77%) High Availability
10 11 (5.73%) Data Analysis
11 9 (4.69%) Release Management
11 9 (4.69%) ERP
11 9 (4.69%) Workflow
11 9 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (3.13%) Change Management
13 6 (3.13%) Data Architecture
14 5 (2.60%) Database Tuning
14 5 (2.60%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 127 (66.15%) SQL
2 104 (54.17%) PL/SQL
3 44 (22.92%) Shell Script
4 25 (13.02%) Perl
5 17 (8.85%) Java
5 17 (8.85%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.21%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.21%) Korn
6 10 (5.21%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.17%) C
8 3 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.04%) PeopleCode
9 2 (1.04%) SQR
10 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 192 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 30 (15.63%) OCA
3 12 (6.25%) Degree
4 11 (5.73%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.73%) Security Cleared
5 10 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.21%) RHCE
6 7 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.08%) HND
7 4 (2.08%) MCSA
7 4 (2.08%) Sun Certification
8 3 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.56%) MCSE
9 2 (1.04%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.52%) CCNA
10 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.52%) MCSD
10 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.52%) ACCA
10 1 (0.52%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.65%) SLA
System Software
1 128 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 88 (45.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (5.73%) Active Directory
4 10 (5.21%) VMware ESX
4 10 (5.21%) vSphere
5 4 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.56%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 73 (38.02%) Data Guard
2 40 (20.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (9.38%) NetBackup
4 10 (5.21%) EMC NetWorker
4 10 (5.21%) SCOM
5 8 (4.17%) SCCM
6 6 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.52%) Foglight
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 191 (99.48%) Oracle
2 31 (16.15%) Red Hat
3 27 (14.06%) Microsoft
4 22 (11.46%) EMC
5 14 (7.29%) VMware
6 10 (5.21%) ATG
6 10 (5.21%) SAP
7 9 (4.69%) NetApp
8 8 (4.17%) IBM
8 8 (4.17%) Sun
8 8 (4.17%) HP
9 4 (2.08%) JBoss
9 4 (2.08%) CommVault
9 4 (2.08%) Netezza
10 3 (1.56%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.56%) Cisco
11 2 (1.04%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.04%) Veritas
11 2 (1.04%) Mercator
11 2 (1.04%) McAfee
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