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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 147 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing OCP 3 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.60% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 0
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +16.47%
OCP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
804 803 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.37% 34.32% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 701 664 468
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £32,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OCP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OCP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

OCP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
(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
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £57,500 -
OCP
East of England

OCP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exalogic
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQLPlus
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQLPlus
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exalogic
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle