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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 145 139 144
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 26 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.98% 11.88% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 14
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
- -3.74%
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
217 160 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.96% 5.10% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 140 81 112
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,800 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 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 29 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 +3 19 £37,500 -
Glasgow -16 5 £42,500 -1.73% 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Data Guard
UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 29 (96.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (60.00%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) Linux
4 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (43.33%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (43.33%) Solaris
5 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
5 13 (43.33%) SLA
6 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 12 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 12 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (36.67%) SOA
7 11 (36.67%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (36.67%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 9 (30.00%) UNIX
10 8 (26.67%) AIX
10 8 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
11 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 7 (23.33%) Middleware
11 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Beehive
Business Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LDAP
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle Discoverer
8 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (13.33%) SQLPlus
10 2 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.33%) Toad
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Retail Banking
2 4 (13.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) DBA
1 25 (83.33%) Oracle DBA
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 7 (23.33%) Junior DBA
3 7 (23.33%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 7 (23.33%) Junior
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Middleware
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Solaris
3 9 (30.00%) UNIX
4 8 (26.67%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) SOA
2 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Memory Management
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) Korn
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) OCP
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 29 (96.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Informatica
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Veritas
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat