The table below looks at the statistics for OCA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 438 407 438
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +31
Permanent jobs citing OCA 3 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.015% 0.062% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.043% 0.20% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £36,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -35.00%
OCA
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7012 6619 7239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.94% 31.51% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5456 5103 5973
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OCA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OCA Salary Trend in the South East

OCA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCA within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Berkshire -8 3 - - 4
OCA
England

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OCA 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 OCA.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (75.00%) MCDBA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) ODBC
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (50.00%) VCP4

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OCA 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 OCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) MCDBA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VCP4
4 1 (25.00%) OCP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) LANDesk
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
QA Limited
Salary: £144.38 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
QA Limited
Salary: £230.62 per week
Posted: 20 days ago