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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 143 154 137
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 12 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.37% 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.63% 7.19% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 16
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
181 167 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.88% 5.11% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 104 89 115
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
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 24 December 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 -4 8 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Glasgow - 3 £42,500 - 1
Data Guard
UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 37 (100.00%) Oracle
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 35 (94.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 34 (91.89%) Oracle RAC
4 24 (64.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (54.05%) Windows
6 18 (48.65%) Linux
6 18 (48.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
7 13 (35.14%) Solaris
7 13 (35.14%) Oracle 11i
7 13 (35.14%) SLA
7 13 (35.14%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (32.43%) WebLogic
8 12 (32.43%) Finance
8 12 (32.43%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (29.73%) PL/SQL
9 11 (29.73%) UNIX
10 10 (27.03%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (27.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (21.62%) AIX
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (18.92%) SOA
12 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle Discoverer
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (32.43%) WebLogic
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Beehive
Business Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (64.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 18 (48.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (27.03%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (21.62%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (18.92%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
9 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
9 6 (16.22%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 4 (10.81%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (8.11%) Toad
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Retail Banking
2 4 (10.81%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) DBA
1 32 (86.49%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (18.92%) Junior
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 7 (18.92%) Junior DBA
2 7 (18.92%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Middleware
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 13 (35.14%) Solaris
4 11 (29.73%) UNIX
5 8 (21.62%) AIX
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (18.92%) SOA
3 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Database Tuning
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
6 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.41%) Change Control
6 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.41%) Database Security
7 1 (2.70%) Memory Management
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) PL/SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Korn
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) OCP
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (94.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 34 (91.89%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (13.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.41%) Foglight
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Imperva
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
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