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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 439 459 457
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing OCP 18 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.042% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.13% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 22
Average salary £44,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.75% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,800 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -14.28%
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
6037 6781 7785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.24% 31.27% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4884 5074 6167
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +22 8 £35,000 -35.48%
Hampshire +16 8 £44,000 -8.80%
East Sussex - 2 - -
OCP
England

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 85 (100.00%) Oracle
1 85 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 83 (97.65%) Oracle Database
3 78 (91.76%) SQL
4 77 (90.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 75 (88.24%) PL/SQL
6 70 (82.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 68 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
8 64 (75.29%) Oracle RAC
9 60 (70.59%) Relational Database
10 59 (69.41%) Oracle RMAN
10 59 (69.41%) RDBMS
11 44 (51.76%) WebLogic
12 40 (47.06%) Data Guard
13 36 (42.35%) Middleware
14 35 (41.18%) Shell Script
14 35 (41.18%) Unix
14 35 (41.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 22 (25.88%) Linux
16 18 (21.18%) Oracle Exadata
17 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database 10g
18 15 (17.65%) Finance
19 11 (12.94%) Load Testing
20 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
20 10 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
20 10 (11.76%) Java
21 9 (10.59%) High Availability
22 8 (9.41%) Oracle Fusion
22 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
22 8 (9.41%) Data Structures

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 44 (51.76%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.53%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Boomi
2 1 (1.18%) Force.com
2 1 (1.18%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Firewall
1 3 (3.53%) LAN
1 3 (3.53%) WAN
2 2 (2.35%) DNS
2 2 (2.35%) LDAP
2 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (97.65%) Oracle Database
2 77 (90.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 70 (82.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 60 (70.59%) Relational Database
5 59 (69.41%) RDBMS
6 18 (21.18%) Oracle Exadata
7 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
10 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.18%) MySQL
11 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Hudson
1 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) Checkstyle
2 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.18%) FindBugs
2 1 (1.18%) Flyway
2 1 (1.18%) Gradle
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) JMeter
2 1 (1.18%) JUnit
2 1 (1.18%) Liquibase
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.18%) Selenium
2 1 (1.18%) Subversion
2 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (94.12%) DBA
2 77 (90.59%) Oracle DBA
3 47 (55.29%) Administrator
4 26 (30.59%) SQL DBA
5 18 (21.18%) Unix DBA
6 11 (12.94%) Development DBA
6 11 (12.94%) Oracle Development DBA
6 11 (12.94%) Senior DBA
6 11 (12.94%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 6 (7.06%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 4 (4.71%) Project Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) Database Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Oracle Specialist
10 1 (1.18%) Architect
10 1 (1.18%) Developer
10 1 (1.18%) Digital Architect
10 1 (1.18%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.18%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.18%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.35%) Middleware
2 35 (41.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.35%) J2EE
4 2 (2.35%) Java SE
5 1 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.18%) CSS
5 1 (1.18%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.18%) HTML
5 1 (1.18%) Java EE
5 1 (1.18%) jBPM
5 1 (1.18%) JPA
5 1 (1.18%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.18%) SAML
5 1 (1.18%) SOAP
5 1 (1.18%) Spring
5 1 (1.18%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.18%) WSDL
5 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) Statistics
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.18%) Unix
2 22 (25.88%) Linux
3 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Windows
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.35%) Solaris
7 1 (1.18%) Android
7 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (12.94%) Load Testing
3 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.59%) High Availability
5 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.88%) Security Hardening
7 4 (4.71%) ITIL
7 4 (4.71%) Service Management
8 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.53%) Data Management
8 3 (3.53%) Database Tuning
8 3 (3.53%) DevOps
8 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.53%) Logistics
8 3 (3.53%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.53%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (2.35%) Change Data Capture
9 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.35%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (91.76%) SQL
2 75 (88.24%) PL/SQL
3 35 (41.18%) Shell Script
4 10 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.18%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.18%) Groovy
6 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) OCA
2 1 (1.18%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 64 (75.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 59 (69.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 40 (47.06%) Data Guard
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.18%) Arqiva
3 1 (1.18%) Dell
3 1 (1.18%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com