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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 583 638 554
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -84
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 330 282 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.23% 4.21% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 280 220 304
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -2.17%

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
7802 6701 6333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.85% 6.06% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 5348 5206
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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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 +35 316 £55,000 +15.78% 18
London +24 147 £57,500 +4.54% 9
South East -9 52 £53,100 +11.78% 3
North West +20 48 £54,000 +13.68% 2
City of London +6 37 £55,000 - 4
Yorkshire -51 34 £42,500 +2.10% 3
Hampshire +9 33 £60,000 +50.00%
Cheshire +18 26 £54,000 +27.05%
Manchester 0 22 £54,000 +10.76% 2
East of England -11 17 £57,500 +27.77%
Leeds -16 15 £37,500 -16.66% 1
West Yorkshire -31 15 £37,500 -16.66% 1
West Midlands -8 14 £44,000 +10.00%
Scotland +1 12 £42,500 -22.72%
Surrey +13 11 £41,500 -20.95% 2
North Yorkshire -5 10 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Sheffield -28 9 £40,000 +42.85%
South Yorkshire -35 9 £40,000 +42.85%
Hertfordshire - 9 £60,000 -
Knutsford - 9 £50,000 -
Camberley - 9 £41,500 - 1
Edinburgh -6 8 £42,500 -22.72%
Warwickshire - 6 £42,000 -
Wimbledon - 6 £65,000 -
Surbiton 0 5 £65,000 +36.84%
Birmingham -21 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Basingstoke - 5 £42,500 -
Berkshire +19 4 £62,000 +3.33% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £42,000 -
Essex -5 3 £55,000 +69.23%

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 811 (100.00%) Oracle
2 778 (95.93%) Oracle Database
3 659 (81.26%) Oracle RAC
4 609 (75.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 500 (61.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 388 (47.84%) Oracle Database 10g
7 358 (44.14%) SQL
8 348 (42.91%) Linux
9 327 (40.32%) Performance Tuning
10 290 (35.76%) PL/SQL
11 276 (34.03%) UNIX
12 241 (29.72%) Finance
13 214 (26.39%) SQL Server
14 178 (21.95%) Windows
15 172 (21.21%) WebLogic
16 171 (21.09%) Replication
17 165 (20.35%) Shell Script
17 165 (20.35%) Oracle EBS
18 160 (19.73%) Oracle Database 12c
19 159 (19.61%) Relational Database
19 159 (19.61%) RDBMS
20 144 (17.76%) ITIL
21 143 (17.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
22 136 (16.77%) Clustering
23 131 (16.15%) Oracle Exadata
23 131 (16.15%) Oracle EBS R12
24 129 (15.91%) Oracle Applications
25 126 (15.54%) Red Hat
26 122 (15.04%) Solaris
27 121 (14.92%) Oracle9i Database

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 172 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 47 (5.80%) Oracle Application Server
2 47 (5.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 37 (4.56%) JBoss
4 18 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (0.86%) Oracle 10gAS
8 5 (0.62%) Oracle Beehive
9 4 (0.49%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.49%) CMS
10 3 (0.37%) Apache
10 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle UPK
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.12%) iPlanet
Applications
1 12 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 165 (20.35%) Oracle EBS
2 131 (16.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 129 (15.91%) Oracle Applications
4 32 (3.95%) Oracle 11i
5 16 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
5 16 (1.97%) Oracle Receivables
5 16 (1.97%) Oracle General Ledger
6 15 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.49%) Compiere
9 2 (0.25%) Summit
9 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.12%) assyst
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 116 (14.30%) SAN
2 32 (3.95%) Internet
3 30 (3.70%) iSCSI
4 20 (2.47%) Firewall
5 14 (1.73%) LDAP
6 13 (1.60%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.36%) NAS
8 9 (1.11%) HTTP
8 9 (1.11%) DNS
9 5 (0.62%) LAN
9 5 (0.62%) WAN
10 4 (0.49%) OpenLDAP
11 3 (0.37%) SSL
12 2 (0.25%) DAB
13 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 778 (95.93%) Oracle Database
2 609 (75.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 388 (47.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 214 (26.39%) SQL Server
5 160 (19.73%) Oracle Database 12c
6 159 (19.61%) Relational Database
6 159 (19.61%) RDBMS
7 131 (16.15%) Oracle Exadata
8 121 (14.92%) Oracle9i Database
9 108 (13.32%) Oracle BI EE
10 70 (8.63%) SQLPlus
11 64 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
12 44 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
13 42 (5.18%) OLTP
14 39 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 38 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 37 (4.56%) Oracle ODI
17 35 (4.32%) MySQL
17 35 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 35 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (4.93%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (2.10%) Toad
3 8 (0.99%) ClearCase
3 8 (0.99%) Mercurial
4 6 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.49%) JConsole
6 2 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 241 (29.72%) Finance
2 99 (12.21%) Banking
3 23 (2.84%) Retail
4 16 (1.97%) Investment Banking
5 9 (1.11%) Law
6 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.74%) Games
7 5 (0.62%) Back Office
8 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.49%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.49%) International Banking
9 3 (0.37%) Electronics
10 2 (0.25%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.12%) Advertising
11 1 (0.12%) Publishing
11 1 (0.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 723 (89.15%) DBA
2 695 (85.70%) Oracle DBA
3 168 (20.72%) Administrator
4 122 (15.04%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 94 (11.59%) Senior DBA
6 88 (10.85%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 61 (7.52%) Consultant
8 57 (7.03%) Oracle Consultant
9 36 (4.44%) SQL DBA
10 34 (4.19%) Team Leader
11 33 (4.07%) Oracle Team Leader
12 22 (2.71%) Architect
13 20 (2.47%) Junior
13 20 (2.47%) SQL Server DBA
14 19 (2.34%) Junior Oracle DBA
14 19 (2.34%) Oracle Applications Consultant
14 19 (2.34%) Junior DBA
15 16 (1.97%) Senior SQL DBA
16 14 (1.73%) Applications Consultant
17 12 (1.48%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (6.78%) Middleware
2 48 (5.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 26 (3.21%) .NET
4 14 (1.73%) J2EE
5 12 (1.48%) XML
5 12 (1.48%) WebCenter
6 11 (1.36%) Oracle Streams
7 4 (0.49%) JRockit
7 4 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (0.49%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.37%) Web Services
8 3 (0.37%) COM
9 2 (0.25%) HTML
9 2 (0.25%) OCX
10 1 (0.12%) REST
10 1 (0.12%) ODBC
10 1 (0.12%) JDBC
10 1 (0.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 171 (21.09%) Replication
2 136 (16.77%) Clustering
3 30 (3.70%) Oracle Exalogic
4 22 (2.71%) Computer Science
5 15 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (1.48%) Spread Betting
7 9 (1.11%) HACMP
8 8 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.74%) Statistics
10 5 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.62%) Kindle
11 4 (0.49%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.49%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.49%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.49%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.37%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.25%) Mobile Payment
13 2 (0.25%) PACS
13 2 (0.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 348 (42.91%) Linux
2 276 (34.03%) UNIX
3 178 (21.95%) Windows
4 122 (15.04%) Solaris
5 51 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (4.69%) AIX
8 26 (3.21%) Oracle Linux
9 23 (2.84%) SUSE
10 19 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 10 (1.23%) HPUX
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (40.32%) Performance Tuning
2 144 (17.76%) ITIL
3 102 (12.58%) SOA
4 88 (10.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 71 (8.75%) Incident Management
5 71 (8.75%) Database Tuning
6 61 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
7 55 (6.78%) High Availability
8 52 (6.41%) Capacity Management
9 40 (4.93%) Capacity Planning
10 37 (4.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 37 (4.56%) Service Delivery
11 29 (3.58%) Data Analysis
11 29 (3.58%) Migration
12 28 (3.45%) ERP
12 28 (3.45%) Database Security
13 25 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (3.08%) Configuration Management
14 24 (2.96%) Problem Management
15 23 (2.84%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 358 (44.14%) SQL
2 290 (35.76%) PL/SQL
3 165 (20.35%) Shell Script
4 71 (8.75%) Perl
5 42 (5.18%) T-SQL
6 27 (3.33%) AWK
7 17 (2.10%) Korn
7 17 (2.10%) Bash Shell
8 14 (1.73%) C-shell
9 13 (1.60%) Bourne shell
9 13 (1.60%) sed
10 5 (0.62%) COBOL
11 4 (0.49%) C
11 4 (0.49%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.37%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 3 (0.37%) Python
12 3 (0.37%) Java
13 1 (0.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 76 (9.37%) Oracle Certification
2 73 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 49 (6.04%) OCP
4 41 (5.06%) Degree
5 37 (4.56%) SC Cleared
6 28 (3.45%) OCA
7 26 (3.21%) DV Cleared
8 18 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.32%) SLA
2 27 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.49%) QA
5 2 (0.25%) HL7
5 2 (0.25%) DICOM
5 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 659 (81.26%) Oracle RAC
2 500 (61.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 23 (2.84%) Firmware
4 13 (1.60%) PowerHA
5 10 (1.23%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.49%) vSphere
7 4 (0.49%) RHEV
8 2 (0.25%) XenApp
8 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 143 (17.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 45 (5.55%) Foglight
3 17 (2.10%) Oracle Statspack
4 15 (1.85%) NetBackup
5 13 (1.60%) HP SIM
6 12 (1.48%) Oracle Identity Management
7 4 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 811 (100.00%) Oracle
2 126 (15.54%) Red Hat
3 100 (12.33%) Microsoft
4 38 (4.69%) Imperva
5 37 (4.56%) NetApp
6 17 (2.10%) VMware
7 16 (1.97%) Sybase
7 16 (1.97%) Siebel
8 13 (1.60%) CommVault
9 12 (1.48%) Informatica
9 12 (1.48%) Sun
10 10 (1.23%) Google
11 8 (0.99%) Cisco
12 7 (0.86%) EMC
12 7 (0.86%) Veritas
13 6 (0.74%) Citrix
14 5 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (0.62%) Remedy
15 4 (0.49%) SAP
15 4 (0.49%) Epiphany
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000 (inc On Call) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus extensive package.
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum - Car when up to speed + PHI + 6% pen +
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
UK Wide (flexible location)
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
MRP Global
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Laptop, Mobile, Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago