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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 225 204 217
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 19 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.71% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.81% 12.37% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 32
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,363 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
327 396 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.95% 5.72% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 252 297 254
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 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
Cheshire +7 11 £51,250 +28.12%
Manchester -18 8 £46,750 +16.87%
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Oracle
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 31 (91.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 30 (88.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (82.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 25 (73.53%) Finance
6 24 (70.59%) Oracle Database 12c
7 23 (67.65%) Database Tuning
8 22 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (64.71%) ITIL
9 21 (61.76%) Capacity Management
10 20 (58.82%) Imperva
10 20 (58.82%) Oracle9i Database
10 20 (58.82%) Foglight
11 17 (50.00%) Service Delivery
12 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
13 7 (20.59%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (20.59%) Windows
14 6 (17.65%) SQL
15 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
15 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
15 5 (14.71%) Linux
15 5 (14.71%) Change Control
15 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (11.76%) Database Security
16 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
16 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
17 3 (8.82%) SUSE

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 30 (88.24%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (82.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (70.59%) Oracle Database 12c
5 20 (58.82%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Toad
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Local Government
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) DBA
2 31 (91.18%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (20.59%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Senior DBA
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) SUSE
3 3 (8.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.88%) AIX
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Database Tuning
2 22 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (64.71%) ITIL
3 21 (61.76%) Capacity Management
4 17 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
6 5 (14.71%) Change Control
7 4 (11.76%) Database Security
7 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
7 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 31 (91.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (58.82%) Foglight
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (58.82%) Imperva