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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 582 506 599
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +93
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 342 462 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.43% 6.12% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 250 390 253
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
7716 7552 7043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.07% 6.48% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6188 6052 5647
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
(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 -48 308 £52,500 +0.96% 36
London +6 148 £60,000 +4.34% 15
South East -37 51 £47,500 -8.65% 6
City of London +36 49 £52,500 - 6
East of England +2 33 £45,000 +12.50%
Scotland +24 28 £51,250 +57.69% 1
North West +19 28 £41,500 -2.35% 3
Bedfordshire +1 24 £45,000 +7.14%
Dunstable +8 22 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +11 21 £51,250 +57.69% 1
South West -13 16 - - 3
Yorkshire -23 16 £60,000 +41.17% 8
Surrey -23 16 £45,000 -13.46%
West Midlands -24 16 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +19 13 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Berkshire +10 12 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Reading +3 11 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Manchester +9 10 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Dorset +4 9 - -
Buckinghamshire +3 9 £34,000 -32.00%
Bournemouth +3 9 - -
Hertfordshire +2 9 £50,000 +19.04%
Cumbria - 8 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire - 7 - -
Birmingham -8 6 £43,750 -16.66%
Milton Keynes -10 6 £34,000 -32.00%
Brighton - 6 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 6 £53,750 -
Hampshire -35 5 £40,000 -25.48% 1

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 593 (100.00%) Oracle
2 559 (94.27%) Oracle Database
3 522 (88.03%) Oracle RAC
4 391 (65.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 354 (59.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 324 (54.64%) Linux
7 313 (52.78%) SQL
8 288 (48.57%) Performance Tuning
9 265 (44.69%) UNIX
10 221 (37.27%) Finance
11 206 (34.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 203 (34.23%) PL/SQL
12 203 (34.23%) Relational Database
13 194 (32.72%) SQL Server
14 183 (30.86%) RDBMS
15 159 (26.81%) Oracle EBS
15 159 (26.81%) Oracle Database 12c
16 153 (25.80%) WebLogic
17 146 (24.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 127 (21.42%) Clustering
19 125 (21.08%) Oracle Applications
20 118 (19.90%) Shell Script
21 112 (18.89%) Oracle Exadata
22 108 (18.21%) ITIL
23 105 (17.71%) Disaster Recovery
24 101 (17.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
25 99 (16.69%) Solaris
26 97 (16.36%) Middleware
27 96 (16.19%) Red Hat
28 94 (15.85%) Oracle EBS R12

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 153 (25.80%) WebLogic
2 82 (13.83%) Oracle Application Server
3 34 (5.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 33 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
5 13 (2.19%) JBoss
6 12 (2.02%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (1.18%) GlassFish
7 7 (1.18%) Oracle Spatial
7 7 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.01%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (0.84%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.67%) IIS
11 3 (0.51%) Apache
11 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.34%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 22 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 159 (26.81%) Oracle EBS
2 125 (21.08%) Oracle Applications
3 94 (15.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (3.04%) Oracle 11i
5 15 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
5 15 (2.53%) Oracle ERP
6 8 (1.35%) Oracle Utilities
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.67%) Maximo
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.35%) SaaS
2 7 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.75%) SAN
2 20 (3.37%) Internet
3 14 (2.36%) Firewall
3 14 (2.36%) LDAP
4 6 (1.01%) NAS
4 6 (1.01%) SSL
5 4 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.67%) LAN
5 4 (0.67%) WAN
6 3 (0.51%) DNS
7 1 (0.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 559 (94.27%) Oracle Database
2 391 (65.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 206 (34.74%) Oracle Database 10g
4 203 (34.23%) Relational Database
5 194 (32.72%) SQL Server
6 183 (30.86%) RDBMS
7 159 (26.81%) Oracle Database 12c
8 112 (18.89%) Oracle Exadata
9 73 (12.31%) Oracle BI EE
10 65 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 52 (8.77%) Oracle Reports
12 47 (7.93%) SQL Server 2005
13 44 (7.42%) Oracle9i Database
14 43 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
15 38 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 35 (5.90%) MySQL
17 34 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 27 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 26 (4.38%) OLTP
20 25 (4.22%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (2.19%) ProC
2 11 (1.85%) Toad
3 10 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (1.18%) Subversion
4 7 (1.18%) Ant
5 6 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (1.01%) Mercurial
5 6 (1.01%) JConsole
6 4 (0.67%) ERwin
7 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.17%) Hudson
8 1 (0.17%) Maven
8 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.17%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.17%) PVCS
8 1 (0.17%) ClearCase
General
1 221 (37.27%) Finance
2 93 (15.68%) Banking
3 33 (5.56%) Retail
4 20 (3.37%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.53%) Games
6 6 (1.01%) Law
6 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.84%) Military
7 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.67%) International Banking
9 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 490 (82.63%) DBA
2 426 (71.84%) Oracle DBA
3 155 (26.14%) Administrator
4 97 (16.36%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 68 (11.47%) SQL DBA
6 57 (9.61%) Senior DBA
7 42 (7.08%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 31 (5.23%) Developer
9 29 (4.89%) SQL Server DBA
10 26 (4.38%) UNIX Administrator
11 22 (3.71%) Consultant
11 22 (3.71%) Applications Consultant
11 22 (3.71%) Oracle Consultant
11 22 (3.71%) Oracle Applications Consultant
12 21 (3.54%) Database Engineer
13 18 (3.04%) SQL Developer
14 15 (2.53%) Linux Administrator
14 15 (2.53%) AIX Administrator
14 15 (2.53%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 13 (2.19%) Oracle Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (17.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 97 (16.36%) Middleware
3 58 (9.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 25 (4.22%) JDBC
5 9 (1.52%) .NET
6 7 (1.18%) XML
6 7 (1.18%) HTML
6 7 (1.18%) WebCenter
7 6 (1.01%) JRockit
7 6 (1.01%) XML Schema
7 6 (1.01%) JPA
7 6 (1.01%) XSD
7 6 (1.01%) XSLT
7 6 (1.01%) JMS
8 4 (0.67%) J2EE
9 2 (0.34%) CGI
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Streams
10 1 (0.17%) OC4J
10 1 (0.17%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 127 (21.42%) Clustering
2 71 (11.97%) Replication
3 56 (9.44%) Oracle Exalogic
4 24 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.37%) HACMP
6 18 (3.04%) Derivative
6 18 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.70%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (1.85%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.52%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
11 7 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.18%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.01%) W3C
13 5 (0.84%) Statistics
13 5 (0.84%) CMDB
13 5 (0.84%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.67%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 324 (54.64%) Linux
2 265 (44.69%) UNIX
3 99 (16.69%) Solaris
4 89 (15.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 71 (11.97%) Windows
6 41 (6.91%) AIX
7 16 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
8 14 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.35%) SUSE
9 8 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.67%) Debian
10 4 (0.67%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.34%) Android
11 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (48.57%) Performance Tuning
2 108 (18.21%) ITIL
3 105 (17.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 92 (15.51%) Capacity Planning
5 76 (12.82%) SOA
6 63 (10.62%) High Availability
7 56 (9.44%) Performance Monitoring
8 53 (8.94%) Change Management
9 52 (8.77%) Configuration Management
10 50 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (6.58%) ERP
12 33 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (5.56%) Migration
13 30 (5.06%) Database Tuning
14 28 (4.72%) Problem Management
15 26 (4.38%) Change Control
16 25 (4.22%) Database Mirroring
17 22 (3.71%) Database Security
18 21 (3.54%) SDLC
19 19 (3.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 313 (52.78%) SQL
2 203 (34.23%) PL/SQL
3 118 (19.90%) Shell Script
4 75 (12.65%) Perl
5 67 (11.30%) Java
6 58 (9.78%) Bash Shell
7 39 (6.58%) Python
7 39 (6.58%) Korn
8 34 (5.73%) AWK
9 26 (4.38%) C
9 26 (4.38%) T-SQL
10 24 (4.05%) PowerShell
11 18 (3.04%) Ruby
11 18 (3.04%) C-shell
12 12 (2.02%) sed
13 10 (1.69%) Bourne shell
14 7 (1.18%) C#
15 6 (1.01%) XPath
15 6 (1.01%) Jython
15 6 (1.01%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 89 (15.01%) Oracle Certification
2 79 (13.32%) Security Cleared
3 68 (11.47%) OCP
4 47 (7.93%) Degree
5 38 (6.41%) SC Cleared
6 19 (3.20%) HND
7 13 (2.19%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.01%) OCA
10 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.58%) SLA
2 22 (3.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (3.04%) QA
4 6 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 522 (88.03%) Oracle RAC
2 59 (9.95%) Oracle Clusterware
3 26 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.84%) PowerHA
5 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.51%) Firmware
7 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.17%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 354 (59.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 146 (24.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 40 (6.75%) Oracle Flashback
4 19 (3.20%) Oracle Statspack
5 18 (3.04%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (1.01%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.51%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.34%) Puppet
9 2 (0.34%) Foglight
10 1 (0.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 593 (100.00%) Oracle
2 96 (16.19%) Red Hat
3 52 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 37 (6.24%) VMware
5 33 (5.56%) IBM
5 33 (5.56%) NetApp
6 32 (5.40%) HP
7 19 (3.20%) EMC
7 19 (3.20%) SAP
8 17 (2.87%) Sun
9 12 (2.02%) Veritas
10 8 (1.35%) CommVault
10 8 (1.35%) Remedy
11 7 (1.18%) Sybase
11 7 (1.18%) Vertica
11 7 (1.18%) MapR
12 6 (1.01%) Informatica
13 5 (0.84%) 3PAR
13 5 (0.84%) F5
13 5 (0.84%) Netezza
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £36000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 and Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ripon, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £50510 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £50510 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Upto £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Circa £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago