The table below looks at the statistics for OCA in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OCA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -11.11%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1829 1882 1633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.21% 30.43% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1435 1338
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OCA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OCA Salary Trend in the South West

OCA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OCP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Degree

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OCP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle