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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 424 438 442
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing OCP 9 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.073% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.22% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 7
Average salary £53,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.95% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
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
6477 7785 7320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.23% 33.65% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4886 6210 5896
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 June 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 June 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
Surrey +23 4 £42,500 +26.86%
Berkshire - 4 £54,250 -
Hampshire -6 1 £57,500 -8.00%
OCP
England

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle Database
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
5 10 (62.50%) ITIL
6 9 (56.25%) Linux
7 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (43.75%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (43.75%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
8 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
9 6 (37.50%) Data Analysis
9 6 (37.50%) Data Guard
9 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
10 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
10 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (31.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (31.25%) UNIX
11 4 (25.00%) MySQL
11 4 (25.00%) Solaris
11 4 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (25.00%) Veritas
11 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
12 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
12 3 (18.75%) Finance

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle Database
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (18.75%) OLTP
8 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
8 1 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.25%) ProC
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle DBA
1 14 (87.50%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Database Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Data Security
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (37.50%) Data Guard
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Veritas
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) Compuware
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Tieto
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft