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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 590 632 616
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -16
Permanent jobs citing OCA 22 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.035% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 5
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,907 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.66% +6.59%
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
11267 11406 12348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.12% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9222 9165 10383
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 - 4 - -
OCA
England

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 32 (96.97%) OCP
3 31 (93.94%) Oracle
4 21 (63.64%) Linux
4 21 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (60.61%) Oracle Database
6 18 (54.55%) Data Guard
7 17 (51.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 17 (51.52%) SAN
8 16 (48.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (48.48%) Perl
8 16 (48.48%) Red Hat
9 15 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
10 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (39.39%) UNIX
11 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
11 13 (39.39%) Clustering
12 12 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (33.33%) SQL
13 11 (33.33%) Solaris
13 11 (33.33%) Finance
14 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (30.30%) RHCSA
14 10 (30.30%) Windows
14 10 (30.30%) NAS
14 10 (30.30%) VMware
14 10 (30.30%) Veritas
15 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
15 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
15 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) SAN
2 10 (30.30%) NAS
3 6 (18.18%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) Oracle Database
2 17 (51.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
5 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
5 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (18.18%) MySQL
6 6 (18.18%) OLTP
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (9.09%) SQLPlus
8 2 (6.06%) DB2
9 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) DBA
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 4 (12.12%) Data Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Database Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior DBA
7 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Clustering
2 7 (21.21%) Replication
3 5 (15.15%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (15.15%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (15.15%) Freedom of Information Act
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (39.39%) UNIX
4 11 (33.33%) Solaris
5 10 (30.30%) Windows
6 1 (3.03%) HPUX
6 1 (3.03%) VMS
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.21%) High Availability
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.15%) Capacity Management
4 5 (15.15%) Database Security
4 5 (15.15%) Line Management
5 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Security Management
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.03%) Content Management
6 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Perl
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 32 (96.97%) OCP
3 10 (30.30%) RHCSA
4 7 (21.21%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) Data Guard
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) Oracle
2 16 (48.48%) Red Hat
3 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 10 (30.30%) Veritas
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 1 (3.03%) Remedy
6 1 (3.03%) Sun
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) F5
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