The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 249 - 231
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OCP 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.087% - 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £38,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £48,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1918 1857 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.45% 30.95% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1503 1285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,850 £52,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OCP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OCP Salary Trend in the South West

OCP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCP across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

OCP Salary Histogram in the South West

OCP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £40,000 -
OCP
England

OCP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) OCA
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (40.00%) Database Theory
3 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Database Theory
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) OCA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle