The first table below looks at the demand for Data Guard skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 31 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 of the Systems Management category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank - 85 77
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.75% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category - 15.69% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £48,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.90%
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.26%
Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.15% 4.81% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 23
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
Data Guard
South East

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Data Guard
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Data Guard Salary Trend in Kent

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) SRDF
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) HACMP
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) OCP
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DBA
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (50.00%) Senior DBA
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 2 (33.33%) Consultant
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Administrator
5 1 (16.67%) Database Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 3 (50.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (50.00%) OCP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (50.00%) SRDF
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase