The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 648 589 538
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -51
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 238 321 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.32% 4.89% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 191 244 242
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,363 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7166 6559 6032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.69% 6.23% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5721 5130 4697
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Guard
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard within the UK.

Data Guard Salary Trend in the UK

Data Guard
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Guard over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Data Guard Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England -67 216 £52,500 +13.51% 16
London +47 125 £57,500 +4.54% 9
City of London -6 32 £57,500 +4.54% 4
South East -18 23 £60,000 +33.33% 3
North West -21 21 £50,000 +20.48%
Scotland +8 18 £42,500 +13.33%
Glasgow +15 16 £42,500 +1.19%
Hampshire +2 15 £60,000 +10.09% 3
Yorkshire -53 13 £43,750 +9.37% 2
East Midlands +33 12 £33,000 -
Nottinghamshire +15 12 £33,000 -
Nottingham +13 12 £33,000 -
Cheshire -1 12 £52,500 +31.25%
West Yorkshire -37 12 £45,000 +1.69% 1
East of England -23 11 £50,000 +39.86% 1
Leeds -26 11 £45,000 +3.44%
Hertfordshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
Manchester -10 9 £43,000 -4.44%
Knutsford - 9 £55,000 -
Surrey -6 6 £49,250 +62.80%
Southampton - 6 £35,500 - 3
West Midlands -33 5 £45,000 -
South West -20 3 - - 1
Watford - 3 £50,000 -
Harrow - 3 £47,500 -
Edinburgh 0 2 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £51,000 -
Wigan - 2 £39,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard.

1 545 (100.00%) Oracle
2 529 (97.06%) Oracle Database
3 442 (81.10%) Oracle RAC
4 365 (66.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 351 (64.40%) Oracle RMAN
6 275 (50.46%) SQL
7 269 (49.36%) Performance Tuning
8 255 (46.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 235 (43.12%) Linux
10 205 (37.61%) PL/SQL
11 204 (37.43%) Finance
12 174 (31.93%) UNIX
13 164 (30.09%) SQL Server
14 145 (26.61%) Oracle Database 12c
15 117 (21.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 116 (21.28%) Windows
17 108 (19.82%) WebLogic
18 105 (19.27%) ITIL
19 102 (18.72%) Shell Script
20 91 (16.70%) Clustering
21 89 (16.33%) Replication
21 89 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
22 87 (15.96%) Red Hat
22 87 (15.96%) Oracle Certification
23 83 (15.23%) Oracle9i Database
24 81 (14.86%) Relational Database
25 78 (14.31%) Oracle Exadata
25 78 (14.31%) RDBMS
26 77 (14.13%) Microsoft
27 71 (13.03%) Oracle EBS

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 108 (19.82%) WebLogic
2 37 (6.79%) Oracle Application Server
3 19 (3.49%) Oracle Coherence
4 15 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (2.75%) JBoss
5 11 (2.02%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (0.92%) Oracle Spatial
8 5 (0.92%) Oracle Beehive
9 4 (0.73%) Oracle 10gAS
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.55%) IIS
11 2 (0.37%) Apache
11 2 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.18%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 18 (3.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 71 (13.03%) Oracle EBS
2 49 (8.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 41 (7.52%) Oracle Applications
4 20 (3.67%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
6 8 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (1.47%) Oracle Utilities
7 6 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.07%) SAN
2 19 (3.49%) Internet
3 14 (2.57%) LDAP
4 7 (1.28%) HTTP
5 6 (1.10%) SSL
6 4 (0.73%) iSCSI
6 4 (0.73%) NAS
6 4 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.73%) DNS
6 4 (0.73%) LAN
6 4 (0.73%) WAN
6 4 (0.73%) DMZ
7 2 (0.37%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 529 (97.06%) Oracle Database
2 365 (66.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 255 (46.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 164 (30.09%) SQL Server
5 145 (26.61%) Oracle Database 12c
6 83 (15.23%) Oracle9i Database
7 81 (14.86%) Relational Database
8 78 (14.31%) Oracle Exadata
8 78 (14.31%) RDBMS
9 59 (10.83%) Oracle Reports
10 51 (9.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 45 (8.26%) MySQL
13 44 (8.07%) Data Warehouse
14 43 (7.89%) Oracle BI EE
15 42 (7.71%) SQLPlus
16 37 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
17 33 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
18 32 (5.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 24 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (4.95%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (3.85%) Toad
3 10 (1.83%) Subversion
4 8 (1.47%) ProC
5 7 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.55%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.55%) Maven
6 3 (0.55%) CruiseControl
6 3 (0.55%) JDeveloper
6 3 (0.55%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.55%) Ant
6 3 (0.55%) PVCS
6 3 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 204 (37.43%) Finance
2 52 (9.54%) Banking
3 19 (3.49%) Retail
4 13 (2.39%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.02%) Games
6 9 (1.65%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.73%) Local Government
7 4 (0.73%) Back Office
7 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.55%) Advertising
8 3 (0.55%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 491 (90.09%) DBA
2 450 (82.57%) Oracle DBA
3 98 (17.98%) Administrator
4 61 (11.19%) SQL DBA
5 47 (8.62%) Senior DBA
6 44 (8.07%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 44 (8.07%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 36 (6.61%) SQL Server DBA
8 20 (3.67%) Architect
9 18 (3.30%) Consultant
10 17 (3.12%) Junior
10 17 (3.12%) Oracle Consultant
10 17 (3.12%) Junior DBA
10 17 (3.12%) Junior Oracle DBA
11 12 (2.20%) Database Engineer
11 12 (2.20%) Developer
12 11 (2.02%) Technical Architect
13 10 (1.83%) Graduate
13 10 (1.83%) Oracle Database Engineer
14 9 (1.65%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (10.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 53 (9.72%) Middleware
3 42 (7.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 14 (2.57%) .NET
4 14 (2.57%) JDBC
5 9 (1.65%) HTML
6 7 (1.28%) J2EE
7 6 (1.10%) XML
8 4 (0.73%) CGI
9 3 (0.55%) CSS
9 3 (0.55%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.55%) Spring
9 3 (0.55%) XSD
9 3 (0.55%) XSLT
9 3 (0.55%) WSDL
9 3 (0.55%) XML Schema
9 3 (0.55%) SOAP
9 3 (0.55%) Struts
9 3 (0.55%) Web Services
9 3 (0.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.70%) Clustering
2 89 (16.33%) Replication
3 15 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 15 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.39%) Oracle Exalogic
5 11 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.83%) Mathematics
6 10 (1.83%) Physics
6 10 (1.83%) Derivative
7 8 (1.47%) HACMP
8 7 (1.28%) Spread Betting
9 6 (1.10%) Statistics
10 5 (0.92%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.92%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.73%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.73%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.73%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (0.73%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.73%) Kindle
12 3 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 235 (43.12%) Linux
2 174 (31.93%) UNIX
3 116 (21.28%) Windows
4 68 (12.48%) Solaris
5 55 (10.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (4.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (4.22%) AIX
7 21 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (2.39%) SUSE
9 12 (2.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.55%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (49.36%) Performance Tuning
2 105 (19.27%) ITIL
3 89 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 62 (11.38%) Database Tuning
5 58 (10.64%) High Availability
6 47 (8.62%) Capacity Management
7 43 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 42 (7.71%) Capacity Planning
9 37 (6.79%) SOA
10 33 (6.06%) Database Security
11 26 (4.77%) Incident Management
11 26 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
13 23 (4.22%) Change Control
13 23 (4.22%) Problem Management
13 23 (4.22%) BCP
14 22 (4.04%) Performance Monitoring
15 20 (3.67%) Configuration Management
15 20 (3.67%) Change Management
15 20 (3.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 275 (50.46%) SQL
2 205 (37.61%) PL/SQL
3 102 (18.72%) Shell Script
4 68 (12.48%) Perl
5 47 (8.62%) T-SQL
6 42 (7.71%) Java
7 20 (3.67%) Bash Shell
8 18 (3.30%) AWK
9 16 (2.94%) Python
9 16 (2.94%) sed
10 15 (2.75%) Bourne shell
11 12 (2.20%) C
12 11 (2.02%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.65%) Ruby
13 9 (1.65%) Korn
14 7 (1.28%) JavaScript
15 6 (1.10%) COBOL
16 3 (0.55%) XPath
16 3 (0.55%) C#
16 3 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (15.96%) Oracle Certification
2 61 (11.19%) OCP
3 43 (7.89%) Degree
4 35 (6.42%) Security Cleared
5 27 (4.95%) OCA
6 21 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.47%) HND
8 7 (1.28%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.22%) SLA
2 14 (2.57%) QA
3 9 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 442 (81.10%) Oracle RAC
2 351 (64.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (2.57%) Firmware
4 9 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.47%) PowerHA
6 5 (0.92%) XenApp
6 5 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.73%) OCFS2
8 1 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 117 (21.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 42 (7.71%) Foglight
3 13 (2.39%) Oracle Statspack
4 9 (1.65%) HP SIM
5 6 (1.10%) Legato
6 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 545 (100.00%) Oracle
2 87 (15.96%) Red Hat
3 77 (14.13%) Microsoft
4 40 (7.34%) Imperva
5 34 (6.24%) NetApp
6 20 (3.67%) EMC
7 18 (3.30%) IBM
7 18 (3.30%) VMware
8 13 (2.39%) HP
9 9 (1.65%) Sybase
10 8 (1.47%) 3PAR
11 7 (1.28%) Remedy
11 7 (1.28%) SAP
11 7 (1.28%) Sun
12 6 (1.10%) Vertica
12 6 (1.10%) MapR
13 5 (0.92%) Google
13 5 (0.92%) Informatica
13 5 (0.92%) Siebel
13 5 (0.92%) Cisco
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Salary: Highly Competitive
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Posted: 3 days ago
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Specsavers
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