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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 430 425 432
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing OCP 13 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.10% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.31% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 4
Average salary £35,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £46,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +16.47%
OCP
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
6498 7470 6831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.27% 33.23% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5206 5694 5511
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OCP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OCP Salary Trend in the South East

OCP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCP across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

OCP Salary Histogram in the South East

OCP
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 OCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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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 +7 5 £35,000 -46.15%
Kent - 4 £32,000 -
Hampshire +20 2 £44,750 +5.29%
West Sussex -15 2 £45,000 -8.16%
Surrey +16 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Oxfordshire - 1 £32,000 -
OCP
England

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 22 (100.00%) Oracle
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 21 (95.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 21 (95.45%) Oracle Database
3 18 (81.82%) Relational Database
4 15 (68.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 14 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (59.09%) Data Structures
6 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 13 (59.09%) RDBMS
7 12 (54.55%) SQL
7 12 (54.55%) Linux
8 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
10 9 (40.91%) UNIX
10 9 (40.91%) Data Guard
11 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
12 6 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 6 (27.27%) Degree
12 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (22.73%) Windows
13 5 (22.73%) Solaris
13 5 (22.73%) ITIL
13 5 (22.73%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (22.73%) MySQL
13 5 (22.73%) Finance
13 5 (22.73%) OCA
13 5 (22.73%) Veritas
13 5 (22.73%) Computer Science

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 21 (95.45%) Oracle Database
2 18 (81.82%) Relational Database
3 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 13 (59.09%) RDBMS
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (22.73%) MySQL
7 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.64%) OLTP
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (9.09%) SQLPlus
10 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.55%) Toad
1 1 (4.55%) ProC
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) DBA
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (27.27%) Administrator
4 5 (22.73%) Senior DBA
5 4 (18.18%) Junior DBA
5 4 (18.18%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 4 (18.18%) Junior
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Database Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Data Structures
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 3 (13.64%) Clustering
5 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Database Tuning
3 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Data Security
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 5 (22.73%) OCA
4 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.55%) MCSE
7 1 (4.55%) MCSA
7 1 (4.55%) MCTS
7 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (40.91%) Data Guard
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Veritas
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Sun
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) CommVault
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Compuware
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Tieto