The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 122 142 154
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 19 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.84% 0.60% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.33% 6.90% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.29% +7.05%
Data Guard
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
184 203 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.18% 8.68% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 137 146 115
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Guard
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Guard Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Guard
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Watford +17 9 £72,500 +45.00%
Data Guard
East of England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard.

1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (88.89%) Oracle Database
3 19 (70.37%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 18 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (55.56%) High Availability
6 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (51.85%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (48.15%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (44.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 11 (40.74%) Oracle Exadata
10 10 (37.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (37.04%) NetApp
10 10 (37.04%) Unix
11 9 (33.33%) Windows
11 9 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
11 9 (33.33%) Finance
11 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (29.63%) VMware
12 8 (29.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 8 (29.63%) 3PAR
12 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (25.93%) Google
13 7 (25.93%) Operations Management
13 7 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (25.93%) Amazon DynamoDB

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.70%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (25.93%) PaaS
2 6 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 6 (22.22%) Google App Engine
2 6 (22.22%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 18 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (40.74%) Oracle Exadata
5 9 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (25.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
7 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (14.81%) DataStax
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
10 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) DBA
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (22.22%) Senior DBA
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.81%) Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Database Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Database Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Development Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Development Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (25.93%) Middleware
2 7 (25.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 3 (11.11%) Physics
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Unix
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (3.70%) HPUX
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) High Availability
2 13 (48.15%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (37.04%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (25.93%) Operations Management
6 6 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (18.52%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (14.81%) Open Source
9 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.11%) Service Management
10 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
10 2 (7.41%) ITSM
10 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
10 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
10 2 (7.41%) Scrum
10 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
11 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
11 1 (3.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Perl
2 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Ceph
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (37.04%) NetApp
3 8 (29.63%) 3PAR
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 7 (25.93%) Google
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) Teradata
7 2 (7.41%) Axway
7 2 (7.41%) Kofax
7 2 (7.41%) Lotus
8 1 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat