The first table below looks at the demand for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank - 242 235
Permanent jobs citing OCP 0 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.068% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.29% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Average salary - £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1577 1719 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.57% 23.28% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1203 1446 1602
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
OCP
England

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OCP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OCP Salary Trend in the North West

OCP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Data Security
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Database Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Database Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle