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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 783 770 806
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +36
Permanent jobs citing OCP 92 67 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.067% 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 84 59 64
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.15% -
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
28763 26677 31812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.98% 26.79% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22617 21986 27103
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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
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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +9 31 £45,000 +32.35%
South East -6 21 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Yorkshire -16 21 £30,000 -25.00%
London -14 20 £57,500 - 4
West Midlands +2 12 £65,000 +62.50%
East Midlands -22 3 £50,000 -
OCP
UK

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 170 (99.42%) Oracle
3 160 (93.57%) Oracle Database
4 117 (68.42%) SQL
5 108 (63.16%) Oracle RAC
6 100 (58.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 95 (55.56%) PL/SQL
8 80 (46.78%) Linux
9 79 (46.20%) UNIX
10 71 (41.52%) Relational Database
11 70 (40.94%) RDBMS
12 66 (38.60%) Oracle Database 10g
12 66 (38.60%) Oracle RMAN
13 64 (37.43%) Windows
14 61 (35.67%) Performance Tuning
15 54 (31.58%) Data Guard
16 49 (28.65%) Oracle EBS
17 48 (28.07%) Oracle Reports
18 38 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 37 (21.64%) Business Intelligence
19 37 (21.64%) SQL Server
20 35 (20.47%) Shell Script
21 32 (18.71%) OCA
21 32 (18.71%) Microsoft
22 31 (18.13%) Red Hat
22 31 (18.13%) Finance
23 30 (17.54%) ITIL
24 27 (15.79%) SOA
25 25 (14.62%) SQLPlus
26 24 (14.04%) Oracle EBS R12

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 18 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (8.77%) WebLogic
2 15 (8.77%) Apache
2 15 (8.77%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.75%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.58%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (2.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 49 (28.65%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (14.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (6.43%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (4.68%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.17%) Summit
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.77%) DNS
2 13 (7.60%) DHCP
3 9 (5.26%) SAN
3 9 (5.26%) Internet
4 6 (3.51%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.75%) LDAP
6 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (93.57%) Oracle Database
2 100 (58.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 71 (41.52%) Relational Database
4 70 (40.94%) RDBMS
5 66 (38.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 48 (28.07%) Oracle Reports
7 37 (21.64%) SQL Server
8 25 (14.62%) SQLPlus
9 21 (12.28%) Oracle9i Database
10 20 (11.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 16 (9.36%) Oracle Database 12c
12 15 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (8.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (5.85%) Oracle Discoverer
15 9 (5.26%) MySQL
15 9 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (4.68%) Oracle Exadata
16 8 (4.68%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (2.92%) OLTP
18 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.70%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.75%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.75%) Toad
3 3 (1.75%) PeopleTools
General
1 31 (18.13%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (7.02%) Retail
4 6 (3.51%) Back Office
5 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.34%) Banking
5 4 (2.34%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.58%) French Language
6 1 (0.58%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 109 (63.74%) DBA
2 101 (59.06%) Oracle DBA
3 46 (26.90%) Administrator
4 23 (13.45%) Consultant
4 23 (13.45%) Developer
5 22 (12.87%) Oracle Consultant
6 20 (11.70%) Team Leader
6 20 (11.70%) Oracle Team Leader
7 18 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
8 13 (7.60%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.60%) Linux Administrator
9 12 (7.02%) Development Team Leader
10 11 (6.43%) SQL Developer
10 11 (6.43%) PL/SQL Developer
10 11 (6.43%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 11 (6.43%) Senior Developer
10 11 (6.43%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
10 11 (6.43%) Senior SQL Developer
11 10 (5.85%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.53%) Middleware
2 10 (5.85%) HTML
3 9 (5.26%) XML
4 6 (3.51%) Ajax
5 5 (2.92%) J2EE
6 4 (2.34%) CSS
6 4 (2.34%) Struts
6 4 (2.34%) Web Services
6 4 (2.34%) jQuery
6 4 (2.34%) WebCenter
6 4 (2.34%) HTML5
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.75%) EJB
7 3 (1.75%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.75%) SWT
7 3 (1.75%) Apache Flex
7 3 (1.75%) JDBC
7 3 (1.75%) XSLT
7 3 (1.75%) Swing
7 3 (1.75%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.45%) Clustering
2 18 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.36%) Replication
4 15 (8.77%) Data Integration
5 13 (7.60%) PKI
6 4 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.75%) Statistics
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 80 (46.78%) Linux
2 79 (46.20%) UNIX
3 64 (37.43%) Windows
4 19 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (8.77%) Solaris
6 10 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.85%) CentOS
7 6 (3.51%) AIX
8 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.67%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (21.64%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (17.54%) ITIL
4 27 (15.79%) SOA
5 22 (12.87%) Mentoring
6 20 (11.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (11.70%) Migration
7 19 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 15 (8.77%) Workflow
9 12 (7.02%) Database Security
9 12 (7.02%) High Availability
10 11 (6.43%) ERP
11 10 (5.85%) Business Continuity
12 9 (5.26%) Problem Management
13 8 (4.68%) Release Management
14 6 (3.51%) E-Commerce
14 6 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
15 5 (2.92%) E-business
15 5 (2.92%) Change Management
15 5 (2.92%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 117 (68.42%) SQL
2 95 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 35 (20.47%) Shell Script
4 23 (13.45%) Java
4 23 (13.45%) Perl
5 17 (9.94%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.85%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.51%) Korn
7 6 (3.51%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.17%) C
8 2 (1.17%) PeopleCode
8 2 (1.17%) SQR
9 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 171 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 32 (18.71%) OCA
3 21 (12.28%) SC Cleared
3 21 (12.28%) Security Cleared
4 16 (9.36%) Degree
5 13 (7.60%) RHCE
6 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.34%) Sun Certification
8 4 (2.34%) HND
9 3 (1.75%) IBM Certification
9 3 (1.75%) MCITP
10 2 (1.17%) MCSE
10 2 (1.17%) MCSA
11 1 (0.58%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.58%) MCSD
11 1 (0.58%) ACCA
11 1 (0.58%) CISA
11 1 (0.58%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 108 (63.16%) Oracle RAC
2 66 (38.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (8.19%) Active Directory
4 13 (7.60%) VMware ESX
4 13 (7.60%) vSphere
5 3 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 54 (31.58%) Data Guard
2 38 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (7.60%) EMC NetWorker
4 11 (6.43%) SCOM
5 10 (5.85%) SCCM
6 9 (5.26%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 170 (99.42%) Oracle
2 32 (18.71%) Microsoft
3 31 (18.13%) Red Hat
4 18 (10.53%) EMC
5 16 (9.36%) VMware
6 11 (6.43%) SAP
7 9 (5.26%) JBoss
8 8 (4.68%) IBM
9 6 (3.51%) Sun
9 6 (3.51%) ATG
10 5 (2.92%) NetApp
10 5 (2.92%) HP
11 4 (2.34%) Hyperion
11 4 (2.34%) Netezza
12 3 (1.75%) CommVault
12 3 (1.75%) Cisco
12 3 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (1.17%) Veritas
13 2 (1.17%) McAfee
13 2 (1.17%) Computacenter
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
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