The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank - 152 178
Permanent jobs citing OCP 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.19% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.73% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £51,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -10.00%
OCP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
766 824 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.66% 26.18% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 480 507 635
Average salary £45,000 £42,926 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OCP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OCP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCP across the Scotland region.

OCP Salary Trend in Scotland

OCP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle