The table below looks at the statistics for OCA in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 597 626 598
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -28
Permanent jobs citing OCA 15 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.005% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.018% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 9
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £55,000 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -31.00%
OCA
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11564 10924 11641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.48% 25.38% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9413 8758 9715
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in London

OCA
Salary Trend in London

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

OCA Salary Trend in London

OCA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCA across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

OCA Salary Histogram in London

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing OCA 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 OCA.

1 32 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 30 (93.75%) Oracle
3 27 (84.38%) OCP
4 24 (75.00%) Linux
5 22 (68.75%) Red Hat
5 22 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (56.25%) Oracle RAC
6 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 18 (56.25%) Perl
7 17 (53.13%) Finance
7 17 (53.13%) Data Guard
7 17 (53.13%) Oracle Database
8 16 (50.00%) Clustering
8 16 (50.00%) SAN
8 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (46.88%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (40.63%) SQL
10 13 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (37.50%) MySQL
11 12 (37.50%) Windows
11 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
12 11 (34.38%) Solaris
12 11 (34.38%) UNIX
12 11 (34.38%) Degree
13 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (31.25%) NAS
13 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (31.25%) RHCSA
13 10 (31.25%) Veritas

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing OCA 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 OCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) SAN
2 10 (31.25%) NAS
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) Oracle Database
3 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (37.50%) MySQL
5 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (18.75%) OLTP
8 2 (6.25%) DB2
9 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (3.13%) SQLPlus
9 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) DBA
3 8 (25.00%) Administrator
4 7 (21.88%) Database Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Data Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (3.13%) Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) SQL DBA
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior DBA
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Clustering
2 6 (18.75%) Replication
3 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.63%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (15.63%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (15.63%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (37.50%) Windows
4 11 (34.38%) UNIX
4 11 (34.38%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) HPUX
5 1 (3.13%) VMS
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.88%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (21.88%) Database Security
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
4 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
4 5 (15.63%) Line Management
5 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Perl
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.25%) XPath
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 27 (84.38%) OCP
3 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 10 (31.25%) RHCSA
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (53.13%) Data Guard
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Oracle
2 22 (68.75%) Red Hat
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) VMware
4 10 (31.25%) Veritas
5 3 (9.38%) Remedy
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Sun
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) EMC
Croydon, Surrey
QA Limited
Salary: £250.12 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 6 days ago