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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 234 231 212
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 18 8 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.12% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.06% 2.52% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 44
Average salary £70,000 £46,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £33,000 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Data Guard
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
356 318 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.87% 4.74% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 290 251 375
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Guard
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard across the North West region.

Data Guard Salary Trend in the North West

Data Guard
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Guard across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Data Guard Salary Histogram in the North West

Data Guard
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cheshire +9 11 £70,000 +51.35%
Manchester -11 7 £62,000 +18.09%
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard.

1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 51 (96.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 47 (88.68%) Oracle RMAN
4 43 (81.13%) ITIL
5 42 (79.25%) Finance
6 40 (75.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 40 (75.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 39 (73.58%) Performance Tuning
8 37 (69.81%) Oracle9i Database
8 37 (69.81%) Foglight
8 37 (69.81%) Database Tuning
8 37 (69.81%) Imperva
8 37 (69.81%) Capacity Management
9 30 (56.60%) Service Delivery
10 13 (24.53%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (18.87%) Business Continuity
11 10 (18.87%) Change Control
12 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (16.98%) Incident Management
12 9 (16.98%) Database Security
13 7 (13.21%) Retail
14 6 (11.32%) Change Management
14 6 (11.32%) Banking
14 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
15 4 (7.55%) UNIX
15 4 (7.55%) Linux
15 4 (7.55%) HACMP
15 4 (7.55%) PowerHA

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 51 (96.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 40 (75.47%) Oracle Database 10g
3 40 (75.47%) Oracle Database 12c
4 37 (69.81%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Toad
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 42 (79.25%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Retail
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (98.11%) DBA
1 52 (98.11%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (18.87%) Administrator
3 3 (5.66%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 3 (5.66%) Senior DBA
4 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Team Leader
4 2 (3.77%) DBA Manager
4 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (1.89%) Operations Manager
5 1 (1.89%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) HACMP
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) UNIX
1 4 (7.55%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) AIX
2 3 (5.66%) Solaris
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) ITIL
2 39 (73.58%) Performance Tuning
3 37 (69.81%) Database Tuning
3 37 (69.81%) Capacity Management
4 30 (56.60%) Service Delivery
5 10 (18.87%) Business Continuity
5 10 (18.87%) Change Control
5 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (16.98%) Database Security
6 9 (16.98%) Incident Management
6 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.32%) Change Management
8 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) SOA
9 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.89%) E-business
10 1 (1.89%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (88.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 37 (69.81%) Foglight
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (69.81%) Imperva
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) i-GRasp
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Informatica