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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 680 607 576
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -31
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 209 275 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.94% 4.26% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 183 215 229
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,018 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
7104 6450 6074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.73% 6.21% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5735 5083 4927
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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 23 January 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 23 January 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
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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 -46 192 £50,000 +5.26% 12
London -11 98 £57,500 +9.52% 6
Yorkshire -54 24 £42,500 +6.25% 1
City of London -15 22 £57,500 +4.54% 2
South East -35 22 £60,000 +26.31% 1
North West +1 16 £55,000 +27.75% 2
Scotland +15 13 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Hampshire -8 13 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Leeds -24 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Yorkshire -35 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Glasgow - 10 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +26 9 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Nottingham +16 9 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Nottinghamshire +15 9 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Manchester -3 9 £43,000 -7.52% 1
East of England -11 9 £50,625 +19.11%
South Yorkshire -16 9 £40,000 +40.35%
Sheffield -17 9 £40,000 +40.35%
Hertfordshire - 9 £50,625 -
West Midlands -36 8 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Cheshire -7 7 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Knutsford - 6 £65,000 - 1
Surrey -13 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Camberley - 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £62,000 -
North Yorkshire +2 2 £48,750 +14.70%
Edinburgh -3 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Surbiton -6 2 £65,000 +36.84%
South West -9 2 - -
Wales - 2 £38,750 - 1

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 633 (100.00%) Oracle
2 616 (97.31%) Oracle Database
3 507 (80.09%) Oracle RAC
4 462 (72.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 409 (64.61%) Oracle RMAN
6 306 (48.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 301 (47.55%) SQL
8 295 (46.60%) Performance Tuning
9 251 (39.65%) Linux
10 239 (37.76%) PL/SQL
11 194 (30.65%) Finance
12 192 (30.33%) UNIX
13 166 (26.22%) SQL Server
14 142 (22.43%) Oracle Database 12c
15 141 (22.27%) Windows
16 137 (21.64%) WebLogic
17 122 (19.27%) ITIL
18 117 (18.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 117 (18.48%) Shell Script
19 115 (18.17%) Replication
20 103 (16.27%) Oracle EBS
21 95 (15.01%) Oracle9i Database
22 94 (14.85%) Red Hat
23 93 (14.69%) Clustering
24 90 (14.22%) Microsoft
25 89 (14.06%) Disaster Recovery
26 88 (13.90%) Relational Database
26 88 (13.90%) Oracle Exadata
27 85 (13.43%) RDBMS
28 84 (13.27%) Oracle Certification

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 137 (21.64%) WebLogic
2 40 (6.32%) Oracle Application Server
3 30 (4.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 30 (4.74%) JBoss
4 11 (1.74%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.58%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (0.95%) Oracle 10gAS
8 5 (0.79%) Oracle Beehive
9 4 (0.63%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.32%) Apache
11 2 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (2.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 103 (16.27%) Oracle EBS
2 82 (12.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 80 (12.64%) Oracle Applications
4 23 (3.63%) Oracle 11i
5 20 (3.16%) Oracle ERP
6 8 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (1.26%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (1.26%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 66 (10.43%) SAN
2 21 (3.32%) Internet
3 19 (3.00%) iSCSI
4 14 (2.21%) LDAP
5 8 (1.26%) SSL
6 7 (1.11%) HTTP
7 5 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.79%) DNS
7 5 (0.79%) Firewall
7 5 (0.79%) NAS
8 4 (0.63%) DMZ
9 2 (0.32%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 616 (97.31%) Oracle Database
2 462 (72.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 306 (48.34%) Oracle Database 10g
4 166 (26.22%) SQL Server
5 142 (22.43%) Oracle Database 12c
6 95 (15.01%) Oracle9i Database
7 88 (13.90%) Oracle Exadata
7 88 (13.90%) Relational Database
8 85 (13.43%) RDBMS
9 73 (11.53%) Oracle BI EE
10 55 (8.69%) Oracle Reports
11 44 (6.95%) SQLPlus
12 40 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
13 36 (5.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 36 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 36 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 31 (4.90%) MySQL
15 26 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 25 (3.95%) Oracle ODI
17 22 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (6.16%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (3.32%) Toad
3 10 (1.58%) Subversion
4 8 (1.26%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.63%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.63%) ProC
5 4 (0.63%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.47%) Ant
6 3 (0.47%) PVCS
6 3 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.47%) CruiseControl
6 3 (0.47%) JDeveloper
6 3 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 194 (30.65%) Finance
2 75 (11.85%) Banking
3 18 (2.84%) Retail
4 13 (2.05%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.58%) Games
6 8 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.79%) Back Office
7 5 (0.79%) Law
8 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.32%) Local Government
8 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.16%) International Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Advertising
9 1 (0.16%) Publishing
9 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 573 (90.52%) DBA
2 548 (86.57%) Oracle DBA
3 121 (19.12%) Administrator
4 75 (11.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 59 (9.32%) Senior DBA
6 54 (8.53%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 38 (6.00%) SQL DBA
8 33 (5.21%) Consultant
9 32 (5.06%) Oracle Consultant
10 25 (3.95%) SQL Server DBA
11 23 (3.63%) Junior
11 23 (3.63%) Junior DBA
11 23 (3.63%) Junior Oracle DBA
12 17 (2.69%) Architect
13 16 (2.53%) Team Leader
14 15 (2.37%) Oracle Team Leader
15 11 (1.74%) Senior SQL DBA
16 10 (1.58%) UNIX Administrator
16 10 (1.58%) Graduate
16 10 (1.58%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.42%) Middleware
2 44 (6.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (2.69%) .NET
4 10 (1.58%) WebCenter
5 8 (1.26%) HTML
5 8 (1.26%) XML
6 7 (1.11%) J2EE
6 7 (1.11%) JDBC
7 3 (0.47%) SOAP
7 3 (0.47%) Struts
7 3 (0.47%) Web Services
7 3 (0.47%) CSS
7 3 (0.47%) XSD
7 3 (0.47%) XSLT
7 3 (0.47%) WSDL
7 3 (0.47%) XML Schema
7 3 (0.47%) Hibernate
7 3 (0.47%) Spring
7 3 (0.47%) Oracle Streams
7 3 (0.47%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 115 (18.17%) Replication
2 93 (14.69%) Clustering
3 22 (3.48%) Oracle Exalogic
4 16 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.58%) Mathematics
6 10 (1.58%) Physics
7 9 (1.42%) Spread Betting
7 9 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.11%) HACMP
9 5 (0.79%) Statistics
9 5 (0.79%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.63%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.63%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.47%) W3C
11 3 (0.47%) Derivative
11 3 (0.47%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.32%) Kindle
12 2 (0.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 251 (39.65%) Linux
2 192 (30.33%) UNIX
3 141 (22.27%) Windows
4 82 (12.95%) Solaris
5 43 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (5.06%) AIX
8 26 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (2.69%) SUSE
10 14 (2.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 11 (1.74%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.79%) HPUX
13 2 (0.32%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (46.60%) Performance Tuning
2 122 (19.27%) ITIL
3 89 (14.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 67 (10.58%) Database Tuning
5 64 (10.11%) SOA
6 57 (9.00%) Capacity Management
7 51 (8.06%) High Availability
8 47 (7.42%) Incident Management
8 47 (7.42%) Service Delivery
9 35 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (4.90%) Capacity Planning
11 29 (4.58%) Database Security
12 28 (4.42%) Problem Management
13 25 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
14 23 (3.63%) Performance Monitoring
15 22 (3.48%) Change Control
15 22 (3.48%) ERP
15 22 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (3.32%) BCP
16 21 (3.32%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 301 (47.55%) SQL
2 239 (37.76%) PL/SQL
3 117 (18.48%) Shell Script
4 62 (9.79%) Perl
5 37 (5.85%) T-SQL
6 24 (3.79%) Java
7 20 (3.16%) AWK
8 16 (2.53%) Bash Shell
9 13 (2.05%) sed
9 13 (2.05%) Bourne shell
10 9 (1.42%) Korn
11 8 (1.26%) C
12 7 (1.11%) C-shell
13 6 (0.95%) COBOL
14 5 (0.79%) Python
15 4 (0.63%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.63%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.47%) XPath
16 3 (0.47%) C#
17 2 (0.32%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 84 (13.27%) Oracle Certification
2 57 (9.00%) OCP
3 52 (8.21%) Security Cleared
4 39 (6.16%) Degree
5 28 (4.42%) SC Cleared
6 26 (4.11%) OCA
7 17 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (2.21%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.11%) SLA
2 15 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (1.58%) QA
4 6 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 507 (80.09%) Oracle RAC
2 409 (64.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 19 (3.00%) Firmware
4 8 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.11%) PowerHA
6 5 (0.79%) XenApp
6 5 (0.79%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.63%) OCFS2
8 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 117 (18.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 49 (7.74%) Foglight
3 14 (2.21%) Oracle Statspack
4 13 (2.05%) HP SIM
5 10 (1.58%) Oracle Identity Management
6 6 (0.95%) Legato
7 4 (0.63%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.32%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 633 (100.00%) Oracle
2 94 (14.85%) Red Hat
3 90 (14.22%) Microsoft
4 47 (7.42%) Imperva
5 28 (4.42%) NetApp
6 18 (2.84%) VMware
7 13 (2.05%) Siebel
8 12 (1.90%) EMC
9 9 (1.42%) IBM
10 8 (1.26%) Informatica
11 7 (1.11%) Google
12 6 (0.95%) Remedy
13 5 (0.79%) Cisco
13 5 (0.79%) Citrix
13 5 (0.79%) Sybase
14 4 (0.63%) CommVault
15 3 (0.47%) BEA
15 3 (0.47%) PeopleSoft
15 3 (0.47%) SAP
15 3 (0.47%) Sun
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £36,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + health + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-45K + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago