The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 557 630 569
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -61
Permanent jobs citing OCP 50 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.019% 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.073% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 5 25
Average salary £58,750 £60,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +21.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £49,300 £36,641
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £67,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
OCP
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
11871 10971 11209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.76% 25.52% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9689 8831 9313
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in London

OCP
Salary Trend in London

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

OCP Salary Trend in London

OCP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCP across the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

OCP Salary Histogram in London

OCP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
City of London +6 8 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Harrow - 4 £47,500 -
OCP
England

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 92 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 84 (91.30%) Oracle
3 72 (78.26%) Oracle Database
4 68 (73.91%) Oracle RAC
5 58 (63.04%) SQL
6 51 (55.43%) SQL Server
7 50 (54.35%) Linux
8 44 (47.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 44 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
8 44 (47.83%) Data Guard
9 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
9 36 (39.13%) PL/SQL
10 32 (34.78%) Red Hat
10 32 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (33.70%) Oracle RMAN
11 31 (33.70%) Finance
11 31 (33.70%) Oracle Database 11g
12 30 (32.61%) Degree
13 29 (31.52%) Windows
14 27 (29.35%) OCA
15 25 (27.17%) Clustering
16 21 (22.83%) ITIL
17 19 (20.65%) MySQL
18 18 (19.57%) SAN
19 17 (18.48%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (18.48%) Database Security
20 16 (17.39%) UNIX
20 16 (17.39%) Perl
20 16 (17.39%) VMware
20 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (11.96%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.57%) SAN
2 10 (10.87%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (78.26%) Oracle Database
2 51 (55.43%) SQL Server
3 44 (47.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 31 (33.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (20.65%) MySQL
6 17 (18.48%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (6.52%) Oracle OWB
9 6 (6.52%) OLTP
10 5 (5.43%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.17%) DB2
11 2 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.17%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) ProC
General
1 31 (33.70%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Financial Institution
3 8 (8.70%) Banking
4 6 (6.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 63 (68.48%) DBA
2 54 (58.70%) Oracle DBA
3 27 (29.35%) Administrator
4 14 (15.22%) Senior DBA
5 12 (13.04%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 10 (10.87%) Graduate
6 10 (10.87%) Junior
6 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Junior DBA
6 10 (10.87%) Junior Oracle DBA
7 9 (9.78%) SQL DBA
8 8 (8.70%) Server Administrator
8 8 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (8.70%) Developer
9 6 (6.52%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Database Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) REST
3 1 (1.09%) J2EE
3 1 (1.09%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Clustering
2 15 (16.30%) Computer Science
3 14 (15.22%) Replication
4 10 (10.87%) Mathematics
4 10 (10.87%) Physics
5 8 (8.70%) Kindle
6 6 (6.52%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (6.52%) Open Source
7 5 (5.43%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (5.43%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (5.43%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.09%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 50 (54.35%) Linux
2 32 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (31.52%) Windows
4 16 (17.39%) UNIX
5 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (11.96%) Solaris
6 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.09%) VMS
8 1 (1.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.83%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (22.83%) ITIL
3 17 (18.48%) Database Security
4 12 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
4 12 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (10.87%) Time Management
5 10 (10.87%) Database Theory
6 9 (9.78%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.70%) Data Management
8 7 (7.61%) Change Control
8 7 (7.61%) Single Responsibility Principle
8 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.61%) OOD
8 7 (7.61%) ETL
8 7 (7.61%) OOP
8 7 (7.61%) OO
8 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.61%) TDD
9 6 (6.52%) Programme Management
9 6 (6.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.04%) SQL
2 36 (39.13%) PL/SQL
3 16 (17.39%) Perl
4 10 (10.87%) C
5 7 (7.61%) C#
6 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 30 (32.61%) Degree
3 27 (29.35%) OCA
4 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.87%) RHCSA
5 8 (8.70%) MCITP
5 8 (8.70%) IBM Certification
6 2 (2.17%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.09%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) ISO 9001
2 7 (7.61%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 68 (73.91%) Oracle RAC
2 31 (33.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 44 (47.83%) Data Guard
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Statspack
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.17%) logstash
3 2 (2.17%) Ansible
4 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 84 (91.30%) Oracle
2 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 32 (34.78%) Red Hat
4 16 (17.39%) VMware
5 10 (10.87%) Veritas
6 8 (8.70%) IBM
7 3 (3.26%) EMC
8 2 (2.17%) SAP
8 2 (2.17%) NetApp
8 2 (2.17%) Splunk
8 2 (2.17%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.09%) F5
9 1 (1.09%) Remedy
9 1 (1.09%) Informatica
9 1 (1.09%) Cisco
9 1 (1.09%) Sun
9 1 (1.09%) HP
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