The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 18 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing OCP 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.95% 1.90% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +9.65%
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 Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27 40 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.71% 18.96% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 62
Average salary £37,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

OCP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

OCP Salary Trend in the Midlands

OCP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleTools
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleCode
1 1 (100.00%) SQR
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleTools
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleCode
1 1 (100.00%) SQR
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft