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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 638 623 554
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -69
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 265 283 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.50% 4.17% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 233 218 302
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
7580 6787 6583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.77% 6.20% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6132 5342 5441
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 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -11 249 £55,000 +15.78% 15
London +49 134 £57,500 +4.54% 11
South East +8 37 £60,000 +26.31%
City of London +9 30 £55,000 - 3
Yorkshire -57 26 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hampshire -11 24 £60,000 +41.59%
North West +3 18 £70,000 +51.35% 1
West Midlands -18 16 £45,000 +7.14%
Scotland +4 13 £42,500 -22.72%
Cheshire +1 11 £70,000 +51.35%
Leeds -17 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Yorkshire -34 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Edinburgh -6 9 £42,500 -22.72%
East of England -14 9 £60,000 +31.86%
Sheffield -25 9 £40,000 +42.85%
South Yorkshire -29 9 £40,000 +42.85%
Hertfordshire - 8 £60,000 -
Surrey -2 7 £45,000 -14.28%
Manchester -10 7 £62,000 +18.09% 1
North Yorkshire -3 6 £43,750 +2.94%
Camberley - 6 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 6 £65,000 -
Surbiton -4 5 £65,000 +36.84%
Birmingham -16 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Knutsford - 4 £72,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £62,000 -
East Midlands +23 3 £39,625 -0.93% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 3 £39,625 -11.94% 1
Nottingham +4 3 £39,625 -11.94% 1
Warwickshire -1 3 £42,000 -

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 744 (100.00%) Oracle
2 718 (96.51%) Oracle Database
3 593 (79.70%) Oracle RAC
4 550 (73.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 467 (62.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 347 (46.64%) SQL
7 344 (46.24%) Oracle Database 10g
8 322 (43.28%) Linux
9 310 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
10 273 (36.69%) PL/SQL
11 246 (33.06%) UNIX
12 227 (30.51%) Finance
13 197 (26.48%) SQL Server
14 163 (21.91%) Windows
15 160 (21.51%) WebLogic
16 148 (19.89%) Shell Script
17 146 (19.62%) Replication
18 144 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
19 142 (19.09%) Oracle EBS
20 131 (17.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 126 (16.94%) ITIL
22 125 (16.80%) Relational Database
23 123 (16.53%) RDBMS
24 118 (15.86%) Oracle Exadata
25 115 (15.46%) Clustering
26 112 (15.05%) Oracle EBS R12
26 112 (15.05%) Microsoft
27 111 (14.92%) Red Hat
27 111 (14.92%) Oracle Applications
28 110 (14.78%) Solaris

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 160 (21.51%) WebLogic
2 43 (5.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 37 (4.97%) Oracle Application Server
4 31 (4.17%) JBoss
5 12 (1.61%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (0.67%) Oracle 10gAS
7 5 (0.67%) Oracle Beehive
8 4 (0.54%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.54%) CMS
8 4 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.27%) Apache
10 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.13%) iPlanet
Applications
1 11 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 142 (19.09%) Oracle EBS
2 112 (15.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 111 (14.92%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (3.76%) Oracle 11i
5 16 (2.15%) Oracle ERP
6 12 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
6 12 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.27%) Summit
8 2 (0.27%) Compiere
9 1 (0.13%) assyst
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 99 (13.31%) SAN
2 25 (3.36%) Internet
3 22 (2.96%) iSCSI
4 13 (1.75%) Firewall
5 12 (1.61%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.48%) LDAP
7 9 (1.21%) NAS
8 8 (1.08%) DNS
9 7 (0.94%) HTTP
10 5 (0.67%) SSL
11 3 (0.40%) LAN
11 3 (0.40%) WAN
12 2 (0.27%) DAB
12 2 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
13 1 (0.13%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 718 (96.51%) Oracle Database
2 550 (73.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 344 (46.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 197 (26.48%) SQL Server
5 144 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
6 125 (16.80%) Relational Database
7 123 (16.53%) RDBMS
8 118 (15.86%) Oracle Exadata
9 106 (14.25%) Oracle9i Database
10 98 (13.17%) Oracle BI EE
11 57 (7.66%) Oracle Reports
11 57 (7.66%) SQLPlus
12 43 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 42 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 40 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
15 36 (4.84%) MySQL
16 34 (4.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 33 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
18 32 (4.30%) Oracle ODI
19 30 (4.03%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 43 (5.78%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (2.42%) Toad
3 8 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (0.81%) Subversion
5 5 (0.67%) Mercurial
5 5 (0.67%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.54%) ProC
7 2 (0.27%) JConsole
8 1 (0.13%) Maven
8 1 (0.13%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.13%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.13%) Ant
8 1 (0.13%) PVCS
8 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 227 (30.51%) Finance
2 98 (13.17%) Banking
3 20 (2.69%) Retail
4 15 (2.02%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.08%) Games
6 7 (0.94%) Financial Institution
6 7 (0.94%) Law
7 5 (0.67%) Back Office
8 4 (0.54%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.54%) International Banking
9 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.13%) Advertising
10 1 (0.13%) Publishing
10 1 (0.13%) Local Government
10 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 657 (88.31%) DBA
2 631 (84.81%) Oracle DBA
3 135 (18.15%) Administrator
4 105 (14.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 83 (11.16%) Senior DBA
6 77 (10.35%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 48 (6.45%) Consultant
8 45 (6.05%) Oracle Consultant
9 32 (4.30%) SQL DBA
10 30 (4.03%) Team Leader
11 29 (3.90%) Oracle Team Leader
12 24 (3.23%) Junior Oracle DBA
12 24 (3.23%) Junior DBA
12 24 (3.23%) Architect
12 24 (3.23%) Junior
13 18 (2.42%) SQL Server DBA
14 17 (2.28%) Oracle Applications Consultant
15 13 (1.75%) Senior SQL DBA
15 13 (1.75%) Applications Consultant
16 12 (1.61%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (7.53%) Middleware
2 50 (6.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 20 (2.69%) .NET
4 12 (1.61%) WebCenter
5 8 (1.08%) J2EE
6 6 (0.81%) XML
6 6 (0.81%) Oracle Streams
7 4 (0.54%) Web Services
7 4 (0.54%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.27%) JRockit
8 2 (0.27%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.27%) HTML
8 2 (0.27%) COM
8 2 (0.27%) OC4J
9 1 (0.13%) JPA
9 1 (0.13%) CSS
9 1 (0.13%) JDBC
9 1 (0.13%) SOAP
9 1 (0.13%) Struts
9 1 (0.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 146 (19.62%) Replication
2 115 (15.46%) Clustering
3 29 (3.90%) Oracle Exalogic
4 22 (2.96%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.34%) Spread Betting
7 9 (1.21%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.21%) Physics
7 9 (1.21%) HACMP
8 5 (0.67%) Statistics
8 5 (0.67%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.54%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.54%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.40%) Kindle
11 2 (0.27%) Life Science
11 2 (0.27%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 322 (43.28%) Linux
2 246 (33.06%) UNIX
3 163 (21.91%) Windows
4 110 (14.78%) Solaris
5 49 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (4.97%) AIX
7 35 (4.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (3.09%) SUSE
10 22 (2.96%) Oracle Linux
11 15 (2.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 8 (1.08%) HPUX
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 126 (16.94%) ITIL
3 93 (12.50%) SOA
4 90 (12.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 66 (8.87%) Database Tuning
6 60 (8.06%) Incident Management
7 51 (6.85%) Capacity Management
8 50 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (6.59%) High Availability
10 39 (5.24%) Service Delivery
11 37 (4.97%) Capacity Planning
11 37 (4.97%) Root Cause Analysis
12 31 (4.17%) Database Security
13 27 (3.63%) Problem Management
14 25 (3.36%) Data Analysis
14 25 (3.36%) Performance Monitoring
15 24 (3.23%) Configuration Management
16 23 (3.09%) ERP
16 23 (3.09%) Migration
17 22 (2.96%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 347 (46.64%) SQL
2 273 (36.69%) PL/SQL
3 148 (19.89%) Shell Script
4 68 (9.14%) Perl
5 38 (5.11%) T-SQL
6 26 (3.49%) AWK
7 15 (2.02%) Bourne shell
7 15 (2.02%) Bash Shell
7 15 (2.02%) sed
8 13 (1.75%) Korn
9 11 (1.48%) Java
9 11 (1.48%) C-shell
10 8 (1.08%) C
11 7 (0.94%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.81%) COBOL
13 4 (0.54%) Python
14 2 (0.27%) Uniface
14 2 (0.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 1 (0.13%) XPath
15 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 88 (11.83%) Oracle Certification
2 60 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 57 (7.66%) OCP
4 38 (5.11%) Degree
5 33 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 31 (4.17%) OCA
7 17 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (1.75%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.17%) SLA
2 24 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (1.21%) QA
4 6 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) HL7
7 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 593 (79.70%) Oracle RAC
2 467 (62.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 24 (3.23%) Firmware
4 11 (1.48%) PowerHA
5 7 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (0.67%) XenApp
7 5 (0.67%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.54%) vSphere
9 2 (0.27%) RHEV
10 1 (0.13%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 131 (17.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 44 (5.91%) Foglight
3 15 (2.02%) HP SIM
4 14 (1.88%) Oracle Statspack
5 12 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
6 11 (1.48%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.40%) Legato
9 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 744 (100.00%) Oracle
2 112 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 111 (14.92%) Red Hat
4 39 (5.24%) Imperva
5 34 (4.57%) NetApp
6 20 (2.69%) VMware
7 15 (2.02%) Siebel
8 14 (1.88%) EMC
9 13 (1.75%) Sybase
10 11 (1.48%) CommVault
11 10 (1.34%) Informatica
12 9 (1.21%) Cisco
12 9 (1.21%) Google
13 7 (0.94%) Citrix
14 5 (0.67%) Sun
14 5 (0.67%) Remedy
15 4 (0.54%) IBM
15 4 (0.54%) SAP
15 4 (0.54%) ESRI
16 3 (0.40%) Veritas
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