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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 136 144 139
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 18 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.05% 9.22% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 3
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
199 206 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.35% 6.02% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 126 119 81
Average salary £46,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.02% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(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
Glasgow +15 16 £42,500 +1.19%
Edinburgh 0 2 £50,000 -
Data Guard
UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
3 27 (93.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 26 (89.66%) Oracle RAC
5 21 (72.41%) PL/SQL
5 21 (72.41%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (65.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (58.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 14 (48.28%) Finance
9 13 (44.83%) SQL
10 12 (41.38%) UNIX
10 12 (41.38%) Oracle Exadata
11 11 (37.93%) Performance Analysis
11 11 (37.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
13 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
13 8 (27.59%) Solaris
13 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
14 7 (24.14%) Linux
14 7 (24.14%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (24.14%) Perl
14 7 (24.14%) Oracle Certification
14 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (20.69%) Bourne shell
15 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
15 6 (20.69%) AWK

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Beehive
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 27 (93.10%) Oracle Database 10g
3 19 (65.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle Exadata
5 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (20.69%) MySQL
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
7 6 (20.69%) TimesTen
7 6 (20.69%) MarkLogic
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.45%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Toad
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) DBA
1 28 (96.55%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Junior
4 1 (3.45%) Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.45%) Junior DBA
4 1 (3.45%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) UNIX
2 8 (27.59%) Solaris
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (37.93%) Performance Analysis
2 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.69%) Validation
3 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Database Security
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) PL/SQL
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) 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 7 (24.14%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (20.69%) OCP
3 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 26 (89.66%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (17.24%) Firmware
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.90%) Foglight
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
3 2 (6.90%) Imperva
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas