The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 137 136 130
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.044% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.56% 0.40% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £70,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +115.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Data Guard
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
257 250 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.22% 10.91% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 166 191 111
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Guard
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Data Guard Salary Trend in Reading

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) UNIX
2 11 (78.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (64.29%) Clustering
4 9 (64.29%) Firmware
5 8 (57.14%) Back Office
6 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 7 (50.00%) OCA
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
8 5 (35.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (28.57%) Firewall
9 4 (28.57%) SLA
10 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (21.43%) MySQL
10 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
10 3 (21.43%) Windows
10 3 (21.43%) Solaris
10 3 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
11 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (57.14%) Back Office
2 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Junior
2 3 (21.43%) DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Database Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (64.29%) Clustering
2 9 (64.29%) Firmware
3 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (50.00%) OCA
4 2 (14.29%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (35.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Veritas
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat