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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 620 580 614
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +34
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 270 353 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.67% 4.90% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 199 289 231
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,100 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.40% +0.23%

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
7364 7199 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.89% 6.13% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5889 5780 5148
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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
England -25 242 £55,000 +15.78% 25
London +70 152 £60,000 +9.09% 14
City of London +54 58 £60,000 +14.28% 5
South East -21 41 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Scotland +24 21 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Surrey +11 21 £45,000 -13.46%
Yorkshire -14 14 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Glasgow 0 13 £45,000 -3.22%
East of England +4 12 £51,250 +35.76% 1
Hertfordshire +3 11 £52,500 +31.25%
Hampshire -4 11 £40,000 -8.04% 1
Berkshire -4 9 £53,500 +24.12% 1
Redhill - 9 £45,000 -
Reigate - 9 £45,000 -
West Midlands -2 8 £44,500 -11.00% 1
South West -6 8 £45,000 -33.33% 2
North Yorkshire - 8 £60,000 - 1
Reading -15 7 £53,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 7 £45,000 - 1
Dorset +11 6 - - 2
Bournemouth -2 6 - - 2
North West -30 6 £48,750 +28.28% 2
Harrow - 6 £47,500 -
Aldershot +6 5 £40,000 -27.27%
West Yorkshire -7 4 - -
South Wales +8 3 - -
Cardiff +7 3 - -
Wales +5 3 - -
Southampton -2 3 - -
Cheshire -5 3 £42,000 +0.59%

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 507 (100.00%) Oracle
2 499 (98.42%) Oracle Database
3 448 (88.36%) Oracle RAC
4 317 (62.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 308 (60.75%) Oracle RMAN
6 273 (53.85%) SQL
7 248 (48.92%) Linux
8 247 (48.72%) Performance Tuning
9 220 (43.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 203 (40.04%) UNIX
11 197 (38.86%) Finance
12 184 (36.29%) SQL Server
13 182 (35.90%) PL/SQL
14 130 (25.64%) Oracle Database 12c
15 126 (24.85%) Relational Database
16 122 (24.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 113 (22.29%) RDBMS
18 111 (21.89%) Clustering
19 104 (20.51%) WebLogic
20 102 (20.12%) ITIL
21 99 (19.53%) Shell Script
21 99 (19.53%) Oracle EBS
22 98 (19.33%) Oracle Certification
23 97 (19.13%) Windows
24 96 (18.93%) Red Hat
25 93 (18.34%) Disaster Recovery
26 82 (16.17%) OCP
27 80 (15.78%) Oracle Exadata
28 73 (14.40%) High Availability
28 73 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 104 (20.51%) WebLogic
2 47 (9.27%) Oracle Application Server
3 36 (7.10%) Oracle Coherence
4 26 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (2.17%) JBoss
6 7 (1.38%) Oracle Spatial
6 7 (1.38%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (0.79%) IIS
8 4 (0.79%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.59%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.39%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.20%) MS Office
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 99 (19.53%) Oracle EBS
2 70 (13.81%) Oracle Applications
3 66 (13.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 21 (4.14%) Oracle ERP
5 16 (3.16%) Oracle 11i
6 8 (1.58%) Oracle Utilities
7 7 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.20%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.39%) SaaS
1 2 (0.39%) PaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.72%) SAN
2 18 (3.55%) Internet
3 15 (2.96%) LDAP
4 9 (1.78%) Firewall
4 9 (1.78%) SSL
5 5 (0.99%) LAN
5 5 (0.99%) WAN
5 5 (0.99%) NAS
6 4 (0.79%) DMZ
6 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.59%) DNS
7 3 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 499 (98.42%) Oracle Database
2 317 (62.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 220 (43.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 184 (36.29%) SQL Server
5 130 (25.64%) Oracle Database 12c
6 126 (24.85%) Relational Database
7 113 (22.29%) RDBMS
8 80 (15.78%) Oracle Exadata
9 61 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 56 (11.05%) Oracle Reports
11 50 (9.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 46 (9.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 45 (8.88%) Oracle BI EE
14 43 (8.48%) MySQL
15 41 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 38 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
17 36 (7.10%) Oracle9i Database
18 29 (5.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 28 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
20 27 (5.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 23 (4.54%) Toad
2 14 (2.76%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (2.56%) ProC
4 8 (1.58%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (1.58%) Subversion
5 7 (1.38%) Ant
6 4 (0.79%) JConsole
7 3 (0.59%) CruiseControl
7 3 (0.59%) Maven
7 3 (0.59%) JDeveloper
7 3 (0.59%) PVCS
7 3 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.59%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.59%) Mercurial
General
1 197 (38.86%) Finance
2 58 (11.44%) Banking
3 20 (3.94%) Retail
4 16 (3.16%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.76%) Games
6 10 (1.97%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.79%) Back Office
8 4 (0.79%) International Banking
8 4 (0.79%) Local Government
9 3 (0.59%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.59%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 446 (87.97%) DBA
2 386 (76.13%) Oracle DBA
3 106 (20.91%) Administrator
4 72 (14.20%) SQL DBA
5 58 (11.44%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 46 (9.07%) Senior DBA
7 37 (7.30%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 36 (7.10%) SQL Server DBA
9 24 (4.73%) Database Engineer
10 21 (4.14%) Developer
11 16 (3.16%) Oracle Consultant
11 16 (3.16%) Junior DBA
11 16 (3.16%) Junior
11 16 (3.16%) Consultant
12 15 (2.96%) SQL Developer
12 15 (2.96%) Oracle Database Engineer
13 12 (2.37%) Architect
13 12 (2.37%) Junior Oracle DBA
14 11 (2.17%) Oracle Applications Consultant
14 11 (2.17%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (14.00%) Middleware
2 66 (13.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 37 (7.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 27 (5.33%) JDBC
5 10 (1.97%) .NET
6 9 (1.78%) HTML
7 8 (1.58%) J2EE
8 6 (1.18%) XML
9 4 (0.79%) Oracle Streams
9 4 (0.79%) JMS
9 4 (0.79%) JRockit
9 4 (0.79%) CGI
10 3 (0.59%) Spring
10 3 (0.59%) Hibernate
10 3 (0.59%) WSDL
10 3 (0.59%) XML Schema
10 3 (0.59%) XSD
10 3 (0.59%) XSLT
10 3 (0.59%) CSS
10 3 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (21.89%) Clustering
2 62 (12.23%) Replication
3 27 (5.33%) Oracle Exalogic
4 17 (3.35%) Derivative
4 17 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.97%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.78%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.78%) Physics
10 6 (1.18%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.99%) HACMP
11 5 (0.99%) Open Source
11 5 (0.99%) CMDB
11 5 (0.99%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.79%) Statistics
12 4 (0.79%) Online Banking
13 3 (0.59%) W3C
14 2 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 248 (48.92%) Linux
2 203 (40.04%) UNIX
3 97 (19.13%) Windows
4 73 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 52 (10.26%) Solaris
6 21 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (3.75%) AIX
8 16 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (2.37%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.38%) SUSE
10 7 (1.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.79%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.39%) Android
12 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (48.72%) Performance Tuning
2 102 (20.12%) ITIL
3 93 (18.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 73 (14.40%) High Availability
5 61 (12.03%) Capacity Planning
6 50 (9.86%) SOA
7 38 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (7.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 35 (6.90%) Database Tuning
10 34 (6.71%) Database Mirroring
11 31 (6.11%) Configuration Management
12 30 (5.92%) ERP
13 29 (5.72%) Database Security
14 28 (5.52%) Service Delivery
15 25 (4.93%) Change Management
15 25 (4.93%) Change Control
16 24 (4.73%) Problem Management
17 23 (4.54%) Migration
18 18 (3.55%) Capacity Management
18 18 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 273 (53.85%) SQL
2 182 (35.90%) PL/SQL
3 99 (19.53%) Shell Script
4 67 (13.21%) Java
5 59 (11.64%) Perl
6 34 (6.71%) T-SQL
7 33 (6.51%) Python
8 31 (6.11%) Bash Shell
9 23 (4.54%) PowerShell
10 22 (4.34%) Korn
11 20 (3.94%) C
12 18 (3.55%) Ruby
13 13 (2.56%) AWK
14 12 (2.37%) sed
15 10 (1.97%) Bourne shell
16 7 (1.38%) JavaScript
17 4 (0.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 4 (0.79%) Go
17 4 (0.79%) C#
17 4 (0.79%) Jython
Qualifications
1 98 (19.33%) Oracle Certification
2 82 (16.17%) OCP
3 50 (9.86%) Degree
4 43 (8.48%) Security Cleared
5 19 (3.75%) HND
5 19 (3.75%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.96%) OCA
7 9 (1.78%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.13%) SLA
2 18 (3.55%) QA
3 8 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.59%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 448 (88.36%) Oracle RAC
2 51 (10.06%) Oracle Clusterware
3 10 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.99%) PowerHA
5 4 (0.79%) OCFS2
5 4 (0.79%) Firmware
6 3 (0.59%) XenApp
6 3 (0.59%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 308 (60.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 122 (24.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 41 (8.09%) Oracle Flashback
4 11 (2.17%) Foglight
5 10 (1.97%) Oracle Statspack
6 6 (1.18%) Legato
7 5 (0.99%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.79%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.39%) Puppet
11 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 507 (100.00%) Oracle
2 96 (18.93%) Red Hat
3 71 (14.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (4.93%) NetApp
5 23 (4.54%) IBM
6 22 (4.34%) EMC
7 20 (3.94%) HP
7 20 (3.94%) VMware
8 16 (3.16%) SAP
9 12 (2.37%) Veritas
10 11 (2.17%) Imperva
11 9 (1.78%) Sun
12 8 (1.58%) 3PAR
13 7 (1.38%) Sybase
14 6 (1.18%) MapR
14 6 (1.18%) Vertica
14 6 (1.18%) CommVault
15 5 (0.99%) Netezza
15 5 (0.99%) Remedy
15 5 (0.99%) Siebel
London
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Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £42930 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago