The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 146 136 146
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 24 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.62% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.48% 12.84% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 10
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Data Guard
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
209 148 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.76% 4.79% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 141 74 91
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 Scotland

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Guard
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Data Guard Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Guard
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Guard across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Data Guard Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Guard
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Edinburgh - 17 £32,500 -
Glasgow -25 5 £42,500 - 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Data Guard
UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (100.00%) Oracle
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 31 (96.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (56.25%) Windows
3 18 (56.25%) Linux
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 15 (46.88%) SOA
5 15 (46.88%) WebLogic
5 15 (46.88%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (46.88%) Oracle Applications
5 15 (46.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (40.63%) Relational Database
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) Oracle 11i
6 13 (40.63%) RDBMS
6 13 (40.63%) SLA
7 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (37.50%) Solaris
8 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (25.00%) UNIX
8 8 (25.00%) AIX
8 8 (25.00%) Informatica
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (25.00%) VMware
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle SOA Suite

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (46.88%) WebLogic
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (40.63%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LDAP
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (40.63%) Relational Database
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
3 13 (40.63%) RDBMS
4 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (21.88%) Oracle Discoverer
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (12.50%) SQLPlus
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.13%) Toad
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail Banking
1 4 (12.50%) International Banking
1 4 (12.50%) Banking
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Oracle DBA
1 28 (87.50%) DBA
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 7 (21.88%) Junior DBA
3 7 (21.88%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 7 (21.88%) Junior
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Fusion
1 7 (21.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Solaris
3 8 (25.00%) UNIX
3 8 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (3.13%) HPUX
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) SOA
2 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) Coaching
3 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.13%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) OCP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 31 (96.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Informatica
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat