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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank - 145 156
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 0 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category - 7.81% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 4
Average salary - £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
175 192 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.87% 6.30% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 109 121 107
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
6 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (45.45%) SQLPlus
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
9 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 2 (18.18%) Toad
9 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (18.18%) Retail
10 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (9.09%) Big Data
10 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (9.09%) Finance
10 1 (9.09%) Replication
10 1 (9.09%) EMC TimeFinder
10 1 (9.09%) Clustering
10 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
10 1 (9.09%) Service Management

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (45.45%) SQLPlus
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Toad
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) DBA
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas