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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 216 234 235
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 13 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.49% 5.13% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 17
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,363 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
373 390 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.66% 5.53% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 276 315 297
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
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 9 February 2016. 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 +21 6 £55,000 +2.32%
Manchester +10 2 £55,000 +26.43%
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 50 (94.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 49 (92.45%) Oracle RAC
3 49 (92.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 45 (84.91%) Oracle Database 12c
5 42 (79.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 40 (75.47%) Oracle9i Database
7 30 (56.60%) SQL
7 30 (56.60%) Unix
8 28 (52.83%) WebLogic
9 25 (47.17%) Oracle Applications
10 22 (41.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 21 (39.62%) Finance
12 20 (37.74%) RDBMS
12 20 (37.74%) Relational Database
13 19 (35.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (33.96%) Oracle EBS
14 18 (33.96%) Middleware
14 18 (33.96%) Oracle 11i
14 18 (33.96%) Oracle OWB
14 18 (33.96%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
14 18 (33.96%) Release Management
14 18 (33.96%) Oracle Fusion
14 18 (33.96%) Oracle EBS R12
14 18 (33.96%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (32.08%) ITIL
16 12 (22.64%) Linux
16 12 (22.64%) Foglight
16 12 (22.64%) Imperva

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 28 (52.83%) WebLogic
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle 11i
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 50 (94.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 45 (84.91%) Oracle Database 12c
4 42 (79.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 40 (75.47%) Oracle9i Database
6 20 (37.74%) RDBMS
6 20 (37.74%) Relational Database
7 18 (33.96%) Oracle OWB
8 10 (18.87%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
8 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (16.98%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 21 (39.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (100.00%) DBA
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 12 (22.64%) SQL DBA
4 11 (20.75%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Junior
5 4 (7.55%) Junior DBA
5 4 (7.55%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 2 (3.77%) Junior SQL DBA
6 2 (3.77%) Trainee
6 2 (3.77%) Trainee Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Unix DBA
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (1.89%) Senior DBA
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (1.89%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Middleware
1 18 (33.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Clustering
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) Replication
4 3 (5.66%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Unix
2 12 (22.64%) Linux
3 10 (18.87%) AIX
3 10 (18.87%) Solaris
3 10 (18.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (33.96%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (33.96%) Release Management
3 17 (32.08%) ITIL
4 12 (22.64%) Business Continuity
5 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
6 8 (15.09%) Change Control
6 8 (15.09%) Change Management
6 8 (15.09%) High Availability
7 5 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
9 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.66%) Data Security
10 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.77%) Database Tuning
10 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (1.89%) Database Security
11 1 (1.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.77%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (92.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (92.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (41.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (22.64%) Foglight
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (22.64%) Imperva
3 10 (18.87%) IBM
3 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Sun