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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 596 502 582
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +80
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 316 475 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.97% 6.15% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 217 396 259
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
7956 7726 6860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.19% 6.72% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6457 6152 5563
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -93 281 £50,000 -3.84% 17
London -68 111 £60,000 +9.09% 5
South East -39 42 £50,000 -3.84% 1
North West +36 41 £41,000 -18.00% 5
East of England +15 40 £45,000 +7.14%
City of London -4 35 £48,250 -3.50% 2
Bedfordshire +23 32 £45,000 +7.14%
Dunstable +7 31 £45,000 -
Scotland -8 22 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Edinburgh 0 20 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Yorkshire -20 17 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Manchester +9 14 £46,500 +9.41% 1
West Midlands -29 14 £45,000 -
South West -12 13 - - 3
Cumbria - 13 £32,500 - 2
Berkshire +8 9 £50,000 -16.66%
North Yorkshire +6 9 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Reading -3 9 £50,000 -16.66%
Surrey -20 9 £47,500 +13.09% 1
Hertfordshire +2 8 £50,000 -1.96%
East Sussex - 8 £50,000 -
Brighton - 8 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire -12 7 £34,000 -32.00%
West Yorkshire -12 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Gloucestershire - 7 - -
Birmingham +6 6 £43,750 -16.66%
Dorset -3 6 - -
Bournemouth -7 6 - -
Milton Keynes -15 6 £34,000 -32.00%
Hampshire -26 5 £45,250 -21.30%

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 591 (100.00%) Oracle
2 558 (94.42%) Oracle Database
3 517 (87.48%) Oracle RAC
4 413 (69.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 369 (62.44%) Oracle RMAN
6 329 (55.67%) Linux
7 308 (52.12%) SQL
8 288 (48.73%) Performance Tuning
9 273 (46.19%) UNIX
10 211 (35.70%) Relational Database
11 204 (34.52%) PL/SQL
12 203 (34.35%) Finance
13 198 (33.50%) Oracle Database 10g
14 191 (32.32%) RDBMS
15 173 (29.27%) WebLogic
16 172 (29.10%) Oracle EBS
17 164 (27.75%) Oracle Database 12c
18 160 (27.07%) SQL Server
18 160 (27.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 143 (24.20%) Oracle Applications
20 120 (20.30%) Shell Script
21 115 (19.46%) Oracle Exadata
22 113 (19.12%) Solaris
23 112 (18.95%) Clustering
24 109 (18.44%) ITIL
25 106 (17.94%) Banking
26 102 (17.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
27 100 (16.92%) Oracle EBS R12
27 100 (16.92%) Disaster Recovery
28 99 (16.75%) Oracle Application Server

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 173 (29.27%) WebLogic
2 99 (16.75%) Oracle Application Server
3 35 (5.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 24 (4.06%) Oracle Coherence
5 14 (2.37%) JBoss
6 13 (2.20%) WebSphere
6 13 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.35%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.18%) Oracle Spatial
9 6 (1.02%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (0.85%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.68%) IIS
12 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.51%) Apache
13 2 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.34%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 17 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 172 (29.10%) Oracle EBS
2 143 (24.20%) Oracle Applications
3 100 (16.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (3.72%) Oracle 11i
5 16 (2.71%) Oracle BPM
6 15 (2.54%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (1.35%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 4 (0.68%) Maximo
8 4 (0.68%) Oracle Utilities
8 4 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.52%) SaaS
2 8 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.09%) SAN
2 24 (4.06%) Internet
3 16 (2.71%) LDAP
4 15 (2.54%) Firewall
5 6 (1.02%) SSL
5 6 (1.02%) NAS
6 5 (0.85%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.68%) HTTP
7 4 (0.68%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) LAN
8 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 558 (94.42%) Oracle Database
2 413 (69.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 211 (35.70%) Relational Database
4 198 (33.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 191 (32.32%) RDBMS
6 164 (27.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 160 (27.07%) SQL Server
8 115 (19.46%) Oracle Exadata
9 81 (13.71%) Oracle BI EE
10 55 (9.31%) Oracle9i Database
11 52 (8.80%) Data Warehouse
12 51 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 43 (7.28%) Oracle Reports
14 39 (6.60%) SQL Server 2005
15 31 (5.25%) OLTP
16 24 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 23 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 22 (3.72%) MySQL
19 20 (3.38%) SQLPlus
20 19 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (1.69%) ProC
2 10 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (1.52%) Toad
4 8 (1.35%) Subversion
5 7 (1.18%) Mercurial
5 7 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (1.18%) Ant
6 6 (1.02%) ERwin
6 6 (1.02%) JConsole
7 2 (0.34%) Hudson
7 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.17%) PVCS
8 1 (0.17%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.17%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.17%) Maven
General
1 203 (34.35%) Finance
2 106 (17.94%) Banking
3 36 (6.09%) Retail
4 20 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.71%) Games
6 5 (0.85%) Military
6 5 (0.85%) Law
7 4 (0.68%) International Banking
8 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 481 (81.39%) DBA
2 432 (73.10%) Oracle DBA
3 170 (28.76%) Administrator
4 106 (17.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 58 (9.81%) Senior DBA
6 55 (9.31%) SQL DBA
7 44 (7.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 36 (6.09%) UNIX Administrator
9 28 (4.74%) Developer
10 23 (3.89%) Oracle Applications Consultant
10 23 (3.89%) Oracle Consultant
10 23 (3.89%) Applications Consultant
10 23 (3.89%) Consultant
11 20 (3.38%) SQL Server DBA
12 15 (2.54%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 15 (2.54%) Linux Administrator
12 15 (2.54%) AIX Administrator
13 14 (2.37%) SQL Developer
13 14 (2.37%) Database Engineer
13 14 (2.37%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (17.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 94 (15.91%) Middleware
3 62 (10.49%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (3.05%) JDBC
5 11 (1.86%) .NET
6 8 (1.35%) HTML
6 8 (1.35%) XML
6 8 (1.35%) WebCenter
6 8 (1.35%) JPA
7 7 (1.18%) XSD
7 7 (1.18%) XSLT
7 7 (1.18%) XML Schema
8 6 (1.02%) JRockit
8 6 (1.02%) JMS
9 4 (0.68%) J2EE
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Streams
11 1 (0.17%) OC4J
11 1 (0.17%) CSS
11 1 (0.17%) SOAP
11 1 (0.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 112 (18.95%) Clustering
2 68 (11.51%) Replication
3 64 (10.83%) Oracle Exalogic
4 26 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (3.21%) Data Structures
7 18 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (3.05%) HACMP
8 13 (2.20%) Derivative
9 12 (2.03%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.69%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.52%) SWIFT
12 8 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.35%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
13 7 (1.18%) W3C
14 4 (0.68%) Statistics
14 4 (0.68%) Online Banking
14 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
15 3 (0.51%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 329 (55.67%) Linux
2 273 (46.19%) UNIX
3 113 (19.12%) Solaris
4 77 (13.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 73 (12.35%) Windows
6 41 (6.94%) AIX
7 17 (2.88%) Oracle Linux
8 14 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.18%) SUSE
10 4 (0.68%) Debian
10 4 (0.68%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (48.73%) Performance Tuning
2 109 (18.44%) ITIL
3 100 (16.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 94 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
5 83 (14.04%) SOA
6 62 (10.49%) Configuration Management
7 61 (10.32%) Performance Monitoring
8 58 (9.81%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (8.97%) Change Management
9 53 (8.97%) High Availability
10 41 (6.94%) ERP
11 37 (6.26%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (6.09%) Migration
13 26 (4.40%) Change Control
14 25 (4.23%) Database Tuning
14 25 (4.23%) Problem Management
15 23 (3.89%) ETL
16 21 (3.55%) SDLC
17 20 (3.38%) Data Modelling
18 19 (3.21%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 308 (52.12%) SQL
2 204 (34.52%) PL/SQL
3 120 (20.30%) Shell Script
4 72 (12.18%) Perl
5 65 (11.00%) Bash Shell
6 54 (9.14%) Java
7 46 (7.78%) Korn
8 40 (6.77%) AWK
9 29 (4.91%) Python
9 29 (4.91%) C-shell
10 24 (4.06%) C
11 19 (3.21%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.54%) T-SQL
13 13 (2.20%) Ruby
14 9 (1.52%) C#
15 7 (1.18%) sed
15 7 (1.18%) XPath
16 6 (1.02%) Jython
16 6 (1.02%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 92 (15.57%) Security Cleared
2 88 (14.89%) Oracle Certification
3 67 (11.34%) OCP
4 50 (8.46%) SC Cleared
5 46 (7.78%) Degree
6 16 (2.71%) DV Cleared
7 15 (2.54%) HND
8 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.34%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.26%) SLA
2 30 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (2.71%) QA
4 7 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 517 (87.48%) Oracle RAC
2 50 (8.46%) Oracle Clusterware
3 26 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.51%) PowerHA
5 3 (0.51%) Firmware
6 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.17%) Ceph
7 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 369 (62.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 160 (27.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 35 (5.92%) Oracle Flashback
4 20 (3.38%) Oracle Statspack
5 14 (2.37%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (1.02%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.51%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.34%) Foglight
9 2 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 591 (100.00%) Oracle
2 81 (13.71%) Red Hat
3 51 (8.63%) Microsoft
4 36 (6.09%) VMware
5 32 (5.41%) IBM
6 26 (4.40%) NetApp
7 21 (3.55%) HP
8 19 (3.21%) Sun
9 16 (2.71%) SAP
10 14 (2.37%) EMC
11 13 (2.20%) Veritas
12 9 (1.52%) Remedy
13 5 (0.85%) F5
13 5 (0.85%) Informatica
13 5 (0.85%) ESRI
14 4 (0.68%) Netezza
14 4 (0.68%) CommVault
15 3 (0.51%) Vertica
15 3 (0.51%) MapR
15 3 (0.51%) Sybase
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oracle
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Oracle
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience plus bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £41000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £41000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus Scheme + Generous Holiday Scheme
Posted: 25 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits + Overtime + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Ripon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 28 days ago