The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 78 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Permanent jobs citing OCP 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.27% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 0.81% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £29,500 £29,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.35%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.50% +13.63%
OCP
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
152 124 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.29% 28.70% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 131 105 196
Average salary £50,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,150 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

OCP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

OCP Salary Trend in Sheffield

OCP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle