The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 220 221 209
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing OCP 4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.069% 0.056% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.16% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £49,750 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.38% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.55%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1636 1868 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.18% 34.80% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1607 1866
Average salary £40,000 £38,414 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.13% -3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OCP
England

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
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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -10 4 £49,750 +24.37%
OCP
England

OCP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Ingres
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Ingres
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DBA
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (85.71%) Team Leader
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle