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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 146 148 158
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 17 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.79% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.44% 15.17% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 2
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% -13.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £36,000 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £62,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
180 211 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.67% 5.23% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 113 123 88
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Glasgow -8 13 £42,500 -8.60%
Edinburgh +14 3 £47,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Data Guard
UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 28 (96.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 28 (96.55%) Oracle RAC
3 25 (86.21%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (82.76%) PL/SQL
5 23 (79.31%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (58.62%) UNIX
7 16 (55.17%) SQL
7 16 (55.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (55.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 15 (51.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 11 (37.93%) Windows
9 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (34.48%) Linux
10 10 (34.48%) RDBMS
10 10 (34.48%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
11 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
11 9 (31.03%) OCP
11 9 (31.03%) Solaris
11 9 (31.03%) Finance
12 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
12 8 (27.59%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (27.59%) Toad
12 8 (27.59%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (24.14%) Performance Analysis
13 7 (24.14%) MySQL

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Beehive
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (86.21%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (55.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (34.48%) RDBMS
4 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle Exadata
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (24.14%) MySQL
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (20.69%) TimesTen
7 6 (20.69%) MarkLogic
7 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (6.90%) SQLPlus
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Toad
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) DBA
2 28 (96.55%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
3 1 (3.45%) Junior DBA
3 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
3 1 (3.45%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Team Leader
3 1 (3.45%) Administrator
3 1 (3.45%) Architect
3 1 (3.45%) Junior
3 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) UNIX
2 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 10 (34.48%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) Solaris
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
4 7 (24.14%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Validation
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Data Management
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) PL/SQL
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
4 7 (24.14%) Perl
5 6 (20.69%) Bourne shell
5 6 (20.69%) sed
5 6 (20.69%) AWK
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (31.03%) OCP
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 28 (96.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (51.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) Sybase
2 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.69%) Vertica
2 6 (20.69%) MapR