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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 677 583 552
Rank change year-on-year
-94 -31
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 227 380 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.00% 5.06% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 164 291 263
Average salary £52,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
7565 7507 6635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.83% 6.22% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6045 5942 5105
Average salary £48,438 £45,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -84 202 £55,000 +20.21% 21
London +3 126 £57,500 +9.52% 10
City of London +16 44 £55,000 +4.76% 4
South East -12 29 £48,500 +7.77% 4
Scotland +2 17 £42,500 -8.60%
Hampshire +12 14 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Hertfordshire +10 13 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England +8 13 £50,000 +42.85%
Glasgow -8 13 £42,500 -8.60%
North West -37 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Surrey +15 12 £45,000 +22.44% 1
Cheshire +4 9 £50,000 +23.45%
Yorkshire -35 9 £52,500 +23.52%
Southampton +2 8 £35,500 -32.38%
Harrow - 7 £47,500 -
East Midlands +18 6 £33,000 -
Nottinghamshire +9 6 £33,000 -
Nottingham +5 6 £33,000 -
Knutsford -8 6 £52,500 +23.52%
West Yorkshire -28 5 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £40,000 -
South Wales - 5 £40,000 -
Wales - 5 £40,000 -
West Midlands -20 4 £43,250 -3.88% 1
Manchester -30 4 £48,750 +24.20% 1
Edinburgh +14 3 £47,500 -
Birmingham +2 3 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire -10 3 £55,000 +18.15% 2
Redhill - 3 £45,000 -
Reigate - 3 £45,000 - 1

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 440 (100.00%) Oracle
2 428 (97.27%) Oracle Database
3 382 (86.82%) Oracle RAC
4 278 (63.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 269 (61.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 242 (55.00%) SQL
7 228 (51.82%) Performance Tuning
8 200 (45.45%) Linux
9 197 (44.77%) Oracle Database 10g
10 171 (38.86%) PL/SQL
11 170 (38.64%) UNIX
12 166 (37.73%) Finance
13 160 (36.36%) SQL Server
14 122 (27.73%) Oracle Database 12c
15 103 (23.41%) Windows
16 101 (22.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 94 (21.36%) Shell Script
18 86 (19.55%) Clustering
19 84 (19.09%) Oracle Certification
20 82 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
21 79 (17.95%) Relational Database
22 76 (17.27%) RDBMS
23 73 (16.59%) Red Hat
24 72 (16.36%) ITIL
24 72 (16.36%) WebLogic
25 71 (16.14%) Microsoft
26 66 (15.00%) OCP
27 63 (14.32%) Perl
27 63 (14.32%) Replication
28 62 (14.09%) High Availability

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 72 (16.36%) WebLogic
2 31 (7.05%) Oracle Coherence
3 22 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 16 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.50%) JBoss
6 6 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.14%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.68%) IIS
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.45%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.45%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Beehive
Applications
1 22 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 48 (10.91%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (6.14%) Oracle Applications
3 25 (5.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (2.05%) Oracle ERP
4 9 (2.05%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (1.82%) Oracle Utilities
6 6 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.32%) SAN
2 15 (3.41%) Internet
3 13 (2.95%) LDAP
4 6 (1.36%) SSL
5 5 (1.14%) LAN
5 5 (1.14%) WAN
6 4 (0.91%) DMZ
6 4 (0.91%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.68%) DNS
7 3 (0.68%) HTTP
7 3 (0.68%) NAS
8 1 (0.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 428 (97.27%) Oracle Database
2 269 (61.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 197 (44.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 160 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 122 (27.73%) Oracle Database 12c
6 79 (17.95%) Relational Database
7 76 (17.27%) RDBMS
8 58 (13.18%) Oracle Exadata
9 57 (12.95%) Oracle Reports
10 49 (11.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 47 (10.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (10.68%) MySQL
12 42 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 41 (9.32%) Oracle9i Database
14 39 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 37 (8.41%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 26 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (5.68%) SQLPlus
19 20 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 24 (5.45%) Toad
2 22 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (2.27%) ProC
4 9 (2.05%) Subversion
5 4 (0.91%) Ant
6 3 (0.68%) PVCS
6 3 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.68%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.68%) CruiseControl
6 3 (0.68%) JDeveloper
6 3 (0.68%) Maven
6 3 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.68%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.23%) JConsole
General
1 166 (37.73%) Finance
2 49 (11.14%) Banking
3 22 (5.00%) Retail
4 12 (2.73%) Games
5 11 (2.50%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.05%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.91%) International Banking
8 4 (0.91%) Local Government
8 4 (0.91%) Back Office
9 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.68%) Advertising
10 2 (0.45%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 386 (87.73%) DBA
2 340 (77.27%) Oracle DBA
3 82 (18.64%) Administrator
4 57 (12.95%) SQL DBA
5 40 (9.09%) Senior DBA
6 37 (8.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 28 (6.36%) SQL Server DBA
8 27 (6.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 23 (5.23%) Database Engineer
10 19 (4.32%) Consultant
11 18 (4.09%) Oracle Consultant
12 17 (3.86%) Architect
12 17 (3.86%) Developer
13 15 (3.41%) Oracle Database Engineer
14 13 (2.95%) Junior DBA
14 13 (2.95%) Junior Oracle DBA
14 13 (2.95%) Junior
15 12 (2.73%) SQL Developer
16 10 (2.27%) Graduate
17 7 (1.59%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (11.59%) Middleware
2 48 (10.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 30 (6.82%) Oracle Fusion
4 23 (5.23%) JDBC
5 9 (2.05%) HTML
5 9 (2.05%) .NET
6 6 (1.36%) XML
7 5 (1.14%) J2EE
8 4 (0.91%) CGI
9 3 (0.68%) WSDL
9 3 (0.68%) XML Schema
9 3 (0.68%) XSD
9 3 (0.68%) XSLT
9 3 (0.68%) CSS
9 3 (0.68%) SOAP
9 3 (0.68%) Struts
9 3 (0.68%) Web Services
9 3 (0.68%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.68%) Spring
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 86 (19.55%) Clustering
2 63 (14.32%) Replication
3 16 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.41%) Derivative
4 15 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.27%) Physics
7 8 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.59%) Oracle Exalogic
8 7 (1.59%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.14%) HACMP
9 5 (1.14%) CMDB
9 5 (1.14%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.91%) Kindle
10 4 (0.91%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.68%) W3C
11 3 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.45%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 200 (45.45%) Linux
2 170 (38.64%) UNIX
3 103 (23.41%) Windows
4 60 (13.64%) Solaris
4 60 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (5.00%) AIX
6 20 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.05%) SUSE
8 9 (2.05%) Oracle Linux
8 9 (2.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (51.82%) Performance Tuning
2 82 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 72 (16.36%) ITIL
4 62 (14.09%) High Availability
5 44 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 37 (8.41%) Database Tuning
7 34 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (7.73%) Database Mirroring
8 33 (7.50%) Database Security
9 25 (5.68%) SOA
10 24 (5.45%) Configuration Management
10 24 (5.45%) Service Delivery
11 22 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 21 (4.77%) Change Control
13 18 (4.09%) Problem Management
13 18 (4.09%) Time Management
13 18 (4.09%) Change Management
14 17 (3.86%) Root Cause Analysis
15 16 (3.64%) Performance Analysis
16 15 (3.41%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 242 (55.00%) SQL
2 171 (38.86%) PL/SQL
3 94 (21.36%) Shell Script
4 63 (14.32%) Perl
5 55 (12.50%) Java
6 34 (7.73%) T-SQL
7 28 (6.36%) Python
8 22 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 19 (4.32%) Korn
10 14 (3.18%) sed
10 14 (3.18%) AWK
10 14 (3.18%) C
11 13 (2.95%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.73%) Bourne shell
13 11 (2.50%) Ruby
14 7 (1.59%) JavaScript
15 6 (1.36%) COBOL
16 3 (0.68%) C#
16 3 (0.68%) VBScript
16 3 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 84 (19.09%) Oracle Certification
2 66 (15.00%) OCP
3 43 (9.77%) Degree
4 34 (7.73%) Security Cleared
5 21 (4.77%) OCA
6 18 (4.09%) SC Cleared
7 14 (3.18%) HND
8 8 (1.82%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.91%) SLA
2 15 (3.41%) QA
3 6 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.91%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 382 (86.82%) Oracle RAC
2 48 (10.91%) Oracle Clusterware
3 9 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.59%) Firmware
5 5 (1.14%) PowerHA
5 5 (1.14%) XenApp
5 5 (1.14%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.91%) OCFS2
7 3 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 278 (63.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 101 (22.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 43 (9.77%) Oracle Flashback
4 12 (2.73%) Foglight
5 9 (2.05%) Oracle Statspack
6 6 (1.36%) HP SIM
6 6 (1.36%) Legato
7 2 (0.45%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.23%) Nagios
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 440 (100.00%) Oracle
2 73 (16.59%) Red Hat
3 71 (16.14%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.45%) EMC
5 23 (5.23%) NetApp
6 22 (5.00%) VMware
7 19 (4.32%) HP
8 17 (3.86%) IBM
9 14 (3.18%) SAP
10 11 (2.50%) Imperva
11 9 (2.05%) Sybase
11 9 (2.05%) Sun
11 9 (2.05%) Veritas
12 8 (1.82%) 3PAR
13 7 (1.59%) WorldPay
14 6 (1.36%) Vertica
14 6 (1.36%) MapR
14 6 (1.36%) CommVault
14 6 (1.36%) Siebel
15 5 (1.14%) Cisco
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