The table below looks at the statistics for OCA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
UK
Rank 806 947 930
Rank change year-on-year
+141 -17
Permanent jobs citing OCA 38 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.009% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.032% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 26
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,950 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £41,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £87,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20988 28186 29416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.77% 27.96% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16603 22559 23458
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OCA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OCA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCA within the UK.

OCA Salary Trend in the UK

OCA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCA over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

OCA Salary Histogram in the UK

OCA
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCA within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +130 37 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East of England - 18 - -
South East - 13 £87,500 -
Hertfordshire - 8 - -
London +54 6 £40,500 -4.70% 1
Kent - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire - 6 - -
Hampshire - 5 - -
Brentwood - 4 - -
Essex - 4 - -
Surrey - 2 £87,500 -
Wales - 1 - -

OCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing OCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OCA.

1 48 (100.00%) Oracle
1 48 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 41 (85.42%) Oracle Database
3 40 (83.33%) SQL
4 38 (79.17%) PL/SQL
5 35 (72.92%) OCP
6 34 (70.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 33 (68.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 25 (52.08%) Oracle RMAN
8 25 (52.08%) Data Guard
9 20 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (39.58%) Oracle RAC
10 19 (39.58%) Shell Script
11 17 (35.42%) Unix
12 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
12 14 (29.17%) WebLogic
13 11 (22.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 10 (20.83%) Linux
15 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
16 8 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
16 8 (16.67%) Migration
16 8 (16.67%) Data Analysis
16 8 (16.67%) Data Migration
16 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
16 8 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
16 8 (16.67%) Data Structures
17 7 (14.58%) Oracle Applications
17 7 (14.58%) Java
18 6 (12.50%) JavaScript

OCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (85.42%) Oracle Database
2 34 (70.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 33 (68.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
5 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.17%) Big Data
7 2 (4.17%) Couchbase
7 2 (4.17%) DB2
7 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.17%) MariaDB
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) DBA
1 40 (83.33%) Oracle DBA
2 30 (62.50%) Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 5 (10.42%) Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Presales Solution Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Junior
8 1 (2.08%) Junior DBA
8 1 (2.08%) Junior Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Presales Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Solutions Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) CSS
1 6 (12.50%) XML
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
3 4 (8.33%) XSLT
4 2 (4.17%) JCE
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) JSF
5 1 (2.08%) Middleware
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Unix
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 8 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 8 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
2 8 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (12.50%) High Availability
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) Web Development
5 3 (6.25%) Presales
6 2 (4.17%) CAPI
6 2 (4.17%) Cryptography
6 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.17%) Information Security
6 2 (4.17%) SIEM
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.08%) BPEL
7 1 (2.08%) Database Tuning
7 1 (2.08%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (83.33%) SQL
2 38 (79.17%) PL/SQL
3 19 (39.58%) Shell Script
4 7 (14.58%) Java
5 6 (12.50%) C++
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.42%) C
6 5 (10.42%) C#
6 5 (10.42%) PHP
6 5 (10.42%) Ruby
6 5 (10.42%) XPath
6 5 (10.42%) XQuery
7 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 35 (72.92%) OCP
3 2 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.17%) HDFS
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (52.08%) Data Guard
1 25 (52.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
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