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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 134 142 135
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 25 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.50% 0.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.21% 9.94% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 21
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 £42,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
223 161 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.67% 5.08% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136 88 118
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +9 18 £42,500 -29.16%
Glasgow -8 5 £42,500 +2.40% 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Data Guard
UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Database
2 31 (96.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 30 (93.75%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (56.25%) Windows
5 18 (56.25%) Linux
6 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
7 13 (40.63%) Oracle 11i
7 13 (40.63%) Solaris
7 13 (40.63%) SLA
8 12 (37.50%) Finance
8 12 (37.50%) WebLogic
8 12 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (28.13%) UNIX
10 8 (25.00%) AIX
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (21.88%) SOA
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 12 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Beehive
Business Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 4 (12.50%) LDAP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
5 12 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle Discoverer
8 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 4 (12.50%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.13%) Toad
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail Banking
2 4 (12.50%) International Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Oracle DBA
1 27 (84.38%) DBA
2 7 (21.88%) Junior
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 7 (21.88%) Junior DBA
2 7 (21.88%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Fusion
1 7 (21.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Clustering
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exalogic
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Solaris
3 9 (28.13%) UNIX
4 8 (25.00%) AIX
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) HPUX
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.88%) SOA
2 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Database Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Database Security
5 2 (6.25%) Change Control
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Korn
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
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 31 (96.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 30 (93.75%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (15.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.25%) Foglight
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Imperva
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat