The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank 418 - 419
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OCA 33 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% - 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 20
Average salary £39,000 - £34,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7890 7500 8050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.79% 32.86% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6220 5975 7045
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,873
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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England

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

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Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCA across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

OCA Salary Histogram in the South East

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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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 32 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £28,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) Oracle
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 35 (97.22%) UNIX
2 35 (97.22%) Linux
3 32 (88.89%) Telecoms
4 27 (75.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 22 (61.11%) Degree
5 22 (61.11%) Computer Science
5 22 (61.11%) Management Information System
6 20 (55.56%) Back Office
7 13 (36.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (36.11%) Data Guard
8 8 (22.22%) Firmware
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (19.44%) Clustering
10 5 (13.89%) MOS
10 5 (13.89%) Korn
10 5 (13.89%) Perl
10 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.89%) SLA
10 5 (13.89%) MySQL
10 5 (13.89%) Remedy
10 5 (13.89%) Front Office
10 5 (13.89%) Service Management
11 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
12 2 (5.56%) Sun
12 2 (5.56%) CCNA
12 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 32 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 20 (55.56%) Back Office
3 5 (13.89%) Front Office
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (19.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (13.89%) OSS Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Junior
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) OSS Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) BSS Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.78%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) J2EE
1 1 (2.78%) EJB
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
1 1 (2.78%) JDBC
1 1 (2.78%) JSP
1 1 (2.78%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (61.11%) Management Information System
1 22 (61.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.22%) Firmware
3 7 (19.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) UNIX
1 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.89%) Service Management
3 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.78%) Security Management
4 1 (2.78%) Workflow
4 1 (2.78%) Validation
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Perl
2 5 (13.89%) Korn
3 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 22 (61.11%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) MOS
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) CCNA
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) OCP
5 1 (2.78%) RHCE
5 1 (2.78%) Sun Certification
5 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (19.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.78%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Remedy
3 2 (5.56%) Huawei
3 2 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) VMware