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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 486 576 594
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 481 314 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.45% 4.84% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 393 248 266
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
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
7461 6491 6552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.54% 6.11% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5905 5226 5309
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +95 443 £50,000 +5.26% 30
London +57 191 £55,000 - 15
South East +21 94 £49,000 +3.15% 5
Hampshire +45 58 £53,683 +16.70% 3
City of London +8 54 £50,000 -14.89% 8
Yorkshire -28 47 £40,000 -2.14% 3
North West -4 32 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East of England -1 29 £42,000 -6.66% 1
West Yorkshire -32 29 £40,000 -4.19% 2
Surrey +6 27 £42,000 -6.66% 2
Scotland -10 24 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Midlands -13 24 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Leeds -30 23 £37,500 -6.25% 2
South West -11 19 £75,000 -3.22%
Bedfordshire - 19 £42,000 - 1
Manchester -7 17 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Edinburgh - 17 £32,500 -
Cheshire -8 15 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Luton - 13 £42,000 -
South Yorkshire -11 12 £29,000 +3.57%
Camberley - 12 £43,250 - 1
Dorset +1 11 £75,000 -3.22%
Bournemouth -2 11 £75,000 -3.22%
Sheffield -11 9 £29,000 +3.57%
Coventry -2 8 £47,665 -
Berkshire +3 7 £60,000 -14.28%
Essex - 7 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 7 £36,500 - 1
Basingstoke +3 6 £42,500 -7.60% 1
Dunstable - 6 - - 1

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 850 (100.00%) Oracle
2 802 (94.35%) Oracle Database
3 706 (83.06%) Oracle RAC
4 644 (75.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 494 (58.12%) Oracle RMAN
6 429 (50.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 374 (44.00%) Linux
8 369 (43.41%) SQL
9 304 (35.76%) Performance Tuning
10 283 (33.29%) PL/SQL
11 281 (33.06%) UNIX
12 241 (28.35%) Finance
13 217 (25.53%) SQL Server
14 205 (24.12%) Windows
15 197 (23.18%) Oracle EBS
16 183 (21.53%) WebLogic
17 178 (20.94%) Replication
18 162 (19.06%) Clustering
18 162 (19.06%) Relational Database
19 161 (18.94%) RDBMS
20 156 (18.35%) Shell Script
21 150 (17.65%) Red Hat
22 145 (17.06%) SAN
23 141 (16.59%) Oracle Applications
24 134 (15.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
24 134 (15.76%) Oracle EBS R12
25 132 (15.53%) Oracle Database 12c
26 130 (15.29%) SOA
27 125 (14.71%) ITIL
28 122 (14.35%) Microsoft

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 183 (21.53%) WebLogic
2 53 (6.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 52 (6.12%) Oracle Application Server
4 27 (3.18%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
5 11 (1.29%) Oracle 10gAS
5 11 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.29%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.94%) Oracle Spatial
8 6 (0.71%) Apache
9 4 (0.47%) CMS
9 4 (0.47%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.35%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.24%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 197 (23.18%) Oracle EBS
2 141 (16.59%) Oracle Applications
3 134 (15.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 39 (4.59%) Oracle 11i
5 18 (2.12%) Oracle Receivables
5 18 (2.12%) Oracle Payables
5 18 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
5 18 (2.12%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.47%) Compiere
7 4 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.24%) Summit
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (17.06%) SAN
2 43 (5.06%) iSCSI
3 35 (4.12%) Internet
4 33 (3.88%) Firewall
5 25 (2.94%) NAS
6 24 (2.82%) TCP/IP
7 20 (2.35%) DNS
8 16 (1.88%) LDAP
9 11 (1.29%) WAN
10 9 (1.06%) DHCP
10 9 (1.06%) VPN
10 9 (1.06%) VLAN
11 8 (0.94%) LAN
12 4 (0.47%) HTTP
12 4 (0.47%) SSL
12 4 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
13 2 (0.24%) FTP
13 2 (0.24%) DAB
13 2 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 802 (94.35%) Oracle Database
2 644 (75.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 429 (50.47%) Oracle Database 10g
4 217 (25.53%) SQL Server
5 162 (19.06%) Relational Database
6 161 (18.94%) RDBMS
7 132 (15.53%) Oracle Database 12c
8 116 (13.65%) Oracle BI EE
9 104 (12.24%) Oracle9i Database
10 102 (12.00%) Oracle Exadata
11 59 (6.94%) SQLPlus
12 51 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
13 41 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 40 (4.71%) OLTP
15 39 (4.59%) MySQL
16 38 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
17 31 (3.65%) Oracle OLAP
17 31 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
17 31 (3.65%) OLAP
18 29 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (3.41%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (1.76%) Toad
3 8 (0.94%) ClearCase
3 8 (0.94%) Mercurial
3 8 (0.94%) JConsole
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 241 (28.35%) Finance
2 101 (11.88%) Banking
3 26 (3.06%) Retail
4 15 (1.76%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.65%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.06%) Law
7 9 (1.06%) Back Office
8 7 (0.82%) Advertising
9 6 (0.71%) Electronics
10 4 (0.47%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.47%) International Banking
10 4 (0.47%) Marketing
10 4 (0.47%) Automotive
10 4 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.47%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.35%) Games
12 2 (0.24%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 752 (88.47%) DBA
2 722 (84.94%) Oracle DBA
3 180 (21.18%) Administrator
4 137 (16.12%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 88 (10.35%) Senior DBA
6 83 (9.76%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 73 (8.59%) Consultant
8 68 (8.00%) Oracle Consultant
9 40 (4.71%) Oracle Team Leader
9 40 (4.71%) Team Leader
10 32 (3.76%) SQL DBA
11 28 (3.29%) Architect
12 25 (2.94%) Junior
12 25 (2.94%) Oracle Applications Consultant
13 22 (2.59%) Junior DBA
13 22 (2.59%) Junior Oracle DBA
14 16 (1.88%) SQL Server DBA
15 15 (1.76%) Infrastructure Architect
16 13 (1.53%) Oracle Architect
16 13 (1.53%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (7.53%) Middleware
2 43 (5.06%) Oracle Fusion
3 33 (3.88%) .NET
4 26 (3.06%) J2EE
5 16 (1.88%) XML
6 14 (1.65%) Oracle Streams
7 12 (1.41%) WebCenter
8 8 (0.94%) JRockit
9 6 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (0.71%) COM
10 5 (0.59%) HTML
11 4 (0.47%) JDBC
11 4 (0.47%) Web Services
11 4 (0.47%) OCX
11 4 (0.47%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.35%) Apache Flex
12 3 (0.35%) REST
12 3 (0.35%) SOAP
13 2 (0.24%) OC4J
14 1 (0.12%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 178 (20.94%) Replication
2 162 (19.06%) Clustering
3 32 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 25 (2.94%) Firmware
4 25 (2.94%) Oracle Exalogic
5 23 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 15 (1.76%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.18%) HACMP
9 9 (1.06%) Spread Betting
10 5 (0.59%) Kindle
10 5 (0.59%) PACS
11 4 (0.47%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.35%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.35%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.24%) Statistics
13 2 (0.24%) Streaming Media
13 2 (0.24%) DTV
13 2 (0.24%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 374 (44.00%) Linux
2 281 (33.06%) UNIX
3 205 (24.12%) Windows
4 100 (11.76%) Solaris
5 59 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (4.24%) AIX
7 36 (4.24%) Oracle Linux
8 31 (3.65%) SUSE
9 25 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (1.53%) HPUX
11 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (35.76%) Performance Tuning
2 130 (15.29%) SOA
3 125 (14.71%) ITIL
4 98 (11.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 82 (9.65%) Incident Management
6 58 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (5.88%) Database Tuning
7 50 (5.88%) High Availability
8 40 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 39 (4.59%) Capacity Planning
10 32 (3.76%) Migration
11 31 (3.65%) Problem Management
11 31 (3.65%) Mentoring
11 31 (3.65%) Data Analysis
12 30 (3.53%) Service Delivery
12 30 (3.53%) Capacity Management
13 29 (3.41%) Business Continuity
14 27 (3.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (3.06%) Change Management
15 26 (3.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 369 (43.41%) SQL
2 283 (33.29%) PL/SQL
3 156 (18.35%) Shell Script
4 58 (6.82%) Perl
5 31 (3.65%) T-SQL
6 30 (3.53%) AWK
7 20 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 17 (2.00%) Korn
9 16 (1.88%) Bourne shell
9 16 (1.88%) sed
10 13 (1.53%) C-shell
10 13 (1.53%) C
11 7 (0.82%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 5 (0.59%) Java
13 4 (0.47%) Python
14 3 (0.35%) PowerHouse
15 2 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 93 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 91 (10.71%) Oracle Certification
3 58 (6.82%) OCP
4 47 (5.53%) SC Cleared
4 47 (5.53%) Degree
5 35 (4.12%) DV Cleared
6 27 (3.18%) OCA
7 20 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 25 (2.94%) SLA
3 6 (0.71%) QA
4 5 (0.59%) HL7
4 5 (0.59%) DICOM
4 5 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 706 (83.06%) Oracle RAC
2 494 (58.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 22 (2.59%) Active Directory
4 21 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (1.65%) PowerHA
6 13 (1.53%) vSphere
7 9 (1.06%) Xen
7 9 (1.06%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.47%) RHEV
10 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.24%) NFS
10 2 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 134 (15.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 25 (2.94%) Foglight
3 16 (1.88%) NetBackup
3 16 (1.88%) HP SIM
4 11 (1.29%) Oracle Identity Management
5 9 (1.06%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.94%) Oracle Statspack
7 4 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.24%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 850 (100.00%) Oracle
2 150 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 122 (14.35%) Microsoft
4 45 (5.29%) JBoss
5 44 (5.18%) NetApp
6 33 (3.88%) VMware
7 21 (2.47%) Informatica
8 19 (2.24%) Sybase
9 18 (2.12%) Imperva
10 17 (2.00%) Siebel
11 14 (1.65%) HP
12 13 (1.53%) CommVault
13 12 (1.41%) Sun
14 9 (1.06%) IBM
15 8 (0.94%) Cisco
15 8 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (0.94%) Citrix
16 7 (0.82%) SAP
16 7 (0.82%) Google
16 7 (0.82%) Netezza
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + much more
Posted: 5 days ago
Titchfield, Hampshire
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 13 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago