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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 491 556 608
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +52
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 486 330 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.55% 4.87% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 407 265 243
Average salary £52,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

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
7415 6777 6312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.33% 6.24% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5902 5501 5132
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 August 2014 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 August 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
(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 +77 435 £52,000 +6.12% 36
London +59 194 £55,000 - 20
South East +26 101 £52,000 +9.47% 4
City of London +16 59 £50,000 -13.04% 14
Hampshire +43 57 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Yorkshire -38 40 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Surrey +19 35 £42,250 -8.64% 1
East of England +36 34 £42,000 +5.00% 2
West Midlands -13 27 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Yorkshire -51 25 £42,500 +0.59% 2
Scotland -20 21 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Bedfordshire - 20 £42,000 - 1
South West -5 19 £75,000 -6.25% 2
Leeds -40 18 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Edinburgh - 17 £32,500 -
Luton - 16 £42,000 -
Camberley - 14 £52,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -3 13 £29,000 +3.57% 2
Dorset -3 11 £75,000 -6.25%
Bournemouth -5 11 £75,000 -6.25%
Coventry +8 10 £48,833 -21.86%
Berkshire -2 10 £60,000 -4.00%
Sheffield -7 10 £29,000 +3.57% 2
Essex - 10 £40,000 -
Reading +5 8 £60,000 -4.00%
Manchester -5 8 £42,500 +6.25%
North West -32 8 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Worcestershire - 8 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £50,000 -

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 837 (100.00%) Oracle
2 777 (92.83%) Oracle Database
3 695 (83.03%) Oracle RAC
4 626 (74.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 487 (58.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 411 (49.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 384 (45.88%) Linux
8 365 (43.61%) SQL
9 280 (33.45%) UNIX
10 278 (33.21%) Performance Tuning
11 266 (31.78%) PL/SQL
12 239 (28.55%) Finance
13 218 (26.05%) SQL Server
14 205 (24.49%) Windows
15 204 (24.37%) Oracle EBS
16 189 (22.58%) WebLogic
17 182 (21.74%) Replication
18 179 (21.39%) Relational Database
19 178 (21.27%) RDBMS
20 165 (19.71%) Clustering
21 153 (18.28%) Shell Script
22 149 (17.80%) Red Hat
22 149 (17.80%) Oracle Applications
23 144 (17.20%) SAN
23 144 (17.20%) SOA
24 142 (16.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
25 132 (15.77%) Oracle EBS R12
26 125 (14.93%) Microsoft
27 122 (14.58%) Oracle BI EE
28 120 (14.34%) Oracle Database 12c

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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
1 189 (22.58%) WebLogic
2 59 (7.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 48 (5.73%) Oracle Application Server
4 28 (3.35%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
5 11 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.31%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.08%) Oracle 10gAS
6 9 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (0.96%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (0.48%) CMS
8 4 (0.48%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.48%) Apache
9 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.24%) iPlanet
10 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (2.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 204 (24.37%) Oracle EBS
2 149 (17.80%) Oracle Applications
3 132 (15.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 43 (5.14%) Oracle 11i
5 20 (2.39%) Oracle BPM
6 16 (1.91%) Oracle General Ledger
6 16 (1.91%) Oracle Payables
6 16 (1.91%) Oracle Receivables
7 9 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.48%) Compiere
10 3 (0.36%) Summit
11 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 1 (0.12%) assyst
12 1 (0.12%) HFM
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (17.20%) SAN
2 40 (4.78%) iSCSI
3 33 (3.94%) Firewall
3 33 (3.94%) Internet
4 24 (2.87%) NAS
5 22 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 19 (2.27%) WAN
7 18 (2.15%) DNS
8 15 (1.79%) LDAP
9 9 (1.08%) VPN
9 9 (1.08%) DHCP
9 9 (1.08%) VLAN
10 8 (0.96%) LAN
11 4 (0.48%) HTTP
11 4 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (0.36%) SSL
13 2 (0.24%) FTP
13 2 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
14 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 777 (92.83%) Oracle Database
2 626 (74.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 411 (49.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 218 (26.05%) SQL Server
5 179 (21.39%) Relational Database
6 178 (21.27%) RDBMS
7 122 (14.58%) Oracle BI EE
8 120 (14.34%) Oracle Database 12c
9 95 (11.35%) Oracle9i Database
10 93 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
11 55 (6.57%) SQLPlus
12 51 (6.09%) Oracle Reports
13 41 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 40 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
15 38 (4.54%) OLTP
16 36 (4.30%) MySQL
17 32 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 32 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 30 (3.58%) Oracle OLAP
18 30 (3.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (1.55%) Toad
3 8 (0.96%) ClearCase
3 8 (0.96%) Mercurial
3 8 (0.96%) JConsole
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 239 (28.55%) Finance
2 96 (11.47%) Banking
3 22 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.63%) Retail
4 16 (1.91%) Investment Banking
5 15 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.55%) Back Office
7 9 (1.08%) Advertising
8 7 (0.84%) Law
9 6 (0.72%) Electronics
10 4 (0.48%) Automotive
10 4 (0.48%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.48%) International Banking
10 4 (0.48%) Marketing
10 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.48%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.24%) Games
11 2 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 732 (87.46%) DBA
2 693 (82.80%) Oracle DBA
3 182 (21.74%) Administrator
4 146 (17.44%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 91 (10.87%) Senior DBA
6 86 (10.27%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 75 (8.96%) Consultant
8 70 (8.36%) Oracle Consultant
9 39 (4.66%) Oracle Team Leader
9 39 (4.66%) Team Leader
10 34 (4.06%) SQL DBA
11 29 (3.46%) Architect
12 28 (3.35%) Junior
13 24 (2.87%) Oracle Applications Consultant
14 22 (2.63%) Junior Oracle DBA
14 22 (2.63%) Junior DBA
15 17 (2.03%) SQL Server DBA
16 15 (1.79%) Infrastructure Architect
16 15 (1.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 14 (1.67%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (8.12%) Middleware
2 45 (5.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 33 (3.94%) .NET
4 25 (2.99%) J2EE
5 16 (1.91%) XML
6 14 (1.67%) Oracle Streams
7 12 (1.43%) WebCenter
8 8 (0.96%) JRockit
9 6 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (0.72%) COM
10 5 (0.60%) HTML
11 4 (0.48%) OCX
11 4 (0.48%) JDBC
11 4 (0.48%) Web Services
11 4 (0.48%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.36%) Apache Flex
12 3 (0.36%) REST
12 3 (0.36%) SOAP
13 2 (0.24%) OC4J
14 1 (0.12%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 182 (21.74%) Replication
2 165 (19.71%) Clustering
3 40 (4.78%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.23%) Firmware
5 25 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 23 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.51%) Oracle Exalogic
8 7 (0.84%) Spread Betting
8 7 (0.84%) HACMP
9 5 (0.60%) Kindle
9 5 (0.60%) PACS
10 4 (0.48%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.48%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.36%) Statistics
12 2 (0.24%) Streaming Media
12 2 (0.24%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.24%) DTV
12 2 (0.24%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.24%) FMCG
13 1 (0.12%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 384 (45.88%) Linux
2 280 (33.45%) UNIX
3 205 (24.49%) Windows
4 100 (11.95%) Solaris
5 66 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (4.54%) AIX
8 36 (4.30%) Oracle Linux
9 29 (3.46%) SUSE
10 22 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.55%) HPUX
12 8 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.12%) CentOS
13 1 (0.12%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (33.21%) Performance Tuning
2 144 (17.20%) SOA
3 104 (12.43%) ITIL
4 84 (10.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 73 (8.72%) Incident Management
6 65 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
7 53 (6.33%) High Availability
8 38 (4.54%) Capacity Planning
9 35 (4.18%) Root Cause Analysis
10 33 (3.94%) Migration
11 32 (3.82%) Database Tuning
12 27 (3.23%) Business Continuity
12 27 (3.23%) Data Analysis
12 27 (3.23%) Problem Management
12 27 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (3.11%) Configuration Management
14 23 (2.75%) Change Management
14 23 (2.75%) Database Security
15 22 (2.63%) Service Delivery
15 22 (2.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 365 (43.61%) SQL
2 266 (31.78%) PL/SQL
3 153 (18.28%) Shell Script
4 62 (7.41%) Perl
5 27 (3.23%) AWK
5 27 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 26 (3.11%) T-SQL
7 18 (2.15%) Korn
8 15 (1.79%) C
9 14 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 13 (1.55%) sed
10 13 (1.55%) Bourne shell
10 13 (1.55%) C-shell
11 6 (0.72%) Java
12 5 (0.60%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 4 (0.48%) Python
14 2 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 103 (12.31%) Oracle Certification
2 91 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 61 (7.29%) OCP
4 54 (6.45%) Degree
5 46 (5.50%) SC Cleared
6 36 (4.30%) DV Cleared
7 34 (4.06%) OCA
8 19 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 25 (2.99%) SLA
3 10 (1.19%) QA
4 5 (0.60%) HL7
4 5 (0.60%) DICOM
4 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 695 (83.03%) Oracle RAC
2 487 (58.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 25 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (2.63%) Active Directory
5 13 (1.55%) vSphere
6 10 (1.19%) PowerHA
7 9 (1.08%) Xen
7 9 (1.08%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.48%) RHEV
9 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.24%) NFS
9 2 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 142 (16.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 18 (2.15%) NetBackup
3 13 (1.55%) HP SIM
4 11 (1.31%) Oracle Statspack
4 11 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Management
5 9 (1.08%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.72%) Foglight
7 4 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.24%) OpenView
8 2 (0.24%) Nagios
8 2 (0.24%) OpenSSO
8 2 (0.24%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 837 (100.00%) Oracle
2 149 (17.80%) Red Hat
3 125 (14.93%) Microsoft
4 49 (5.85%) NetApp
5 43 (5.14%) VMware
6 42 (5.02%) JBoss
7 28 (3.35%) Informatica
8 20 (2.39%) Sybase
9 18 (2.15%) HP
10 17 (2.03%) Siebel
11 14 (1.67%) CommVault
12 12 (1.43%) Sun
13 10 (1.19%) Remedy
14 9 (1.08%) Charles River
14 9 (1.08%) Cisco
14 9 (1.08%) IBM
14 9 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (0.96%) Netezza
15 8 (0.96%) Citrix
16 7 (0.84%) SAP
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 hours ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Channel Systems Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 plus call out of 4,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago