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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 608 614 609
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing OCA 16 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.002% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.009% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £46,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.45% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -5.80%
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
10651 10804 11757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.70% 25.28% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8725 8630 9892
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 23 January 2015.

OCA Salary Histogram in London

OCA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCA within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Greenwich - 3 - -
OCA
England

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 28 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 27 (96.43%) OCP
3 26 (92.86%) Oracle
4 19 (67.86%) Linux
5 17 (60.71%) SAN
6 16 (57.14%) Perl
6 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
6 16 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (53.57%) Data Guard
7 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database
8 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
9 13 (46.43%) Clustering
10 12 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (39.29%) Finance
11 11 (39.29%) UNIX
11 11 (39.29%) Solaris
12 10 (35.71%) Veritas
12 10 (35.71%) VMware
12 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (35.71%) NAS
12 10 (35.71%) RHCSA
13 9 (32.14%) SQL
14 8 (28.57%) Windows
15 7 (25.00%) Replication
15 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
15 7 (25.00%) Degree

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) SAN
2 10 (35.71%) NAS
3 3 (10.71%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (21.43%) OLTP
5 6 (21.43%) MySQL
6 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (7.14%) DB2
9 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) DBA
1 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Data Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Database Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Clustering
2 7 (25.00%) Replication
3 5 (17.86%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (17.86%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (17.86%) Freedom of Information Act
3 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Solaris
3 11 (39.29%) UNIX
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (3.57%) HPUX
5 1 (3.57%) VMS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
3 5 (17.86%) Database Security
3 5 (17.86%) Line Management
4 4 (14.29%) High Availability
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) Security Management
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.57%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Perl
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 27 (96.43%) OCP
3 10 (35.71%) RHCSA
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (53.57%) Data Guard
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Statspack
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Oracle
2 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) Veritas
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) F5