The first table below looks at the demand for OCP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 804 821 796
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing OCP 101 58 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.053% 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85 46 81
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,250 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31805 29645 33019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.25% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24911 23846 28317
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OCP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OCP
Salary Trend

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

OCP Salary Trend in the UK

OCP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

OCP Salary Histogram in the UK

OCP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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 +7 93 £45,000 -5.26% 9
East of England +25 31 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire -16 29 £37,500 -10.71% 2
West Yorkshire -12 25 £37,500 -10.71% 2
South East 0 18 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Leeds -20 18 £37,500 -11.24% 2
London -43 15 £55,000 - 3
Essex +11 12 £43,750 -27.08%
Cambridge - 10 £42,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 10 £42,000 - 1
Berkshire +12 9 £65,000 +4.00%
West Midlands -2 9 £65,000 +52.94%
Hertfordshire - 9 £65,000 -
Reading - 9 £65,000 -
Birmingham +6 7 £65,000 +52.94%
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £65,000 -
Scotland - 7 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire - 6 £73,750 -
Edinburgh - 5 £50,000 -
Southampton - 5 £80,000 -
City of London -15 3 £47,500 -13.63%
East Midlands -19 3 £66,250 +76.66% 1
Derbyshire -11 2 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 £45,000 -
Solihull - 2 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Chelmsford - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey -7 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Leicestershire - 1 £82,500 -

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 210 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 209 (99.52%) Oracle
3 194 (92.38%) Oracle Database
4 145 (69.05%) SQL
5 132 (62.86%) Oracle RAC
6 126 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 121 (57.62%) PL/SQL
8 106 (50.48%) UNIX
9 105 (50.00%) Linux
10 95 (45.24%) Oracle RMAN
11 90 (42.86%) Relational Database
12 88 (41.90%) RDBMS
13 87 (41.43%) Performance Tuning
14 81 (38.57%) Windows
15 78 (37.14%) Oracle Database 10g
15 78 (37.14%) Data Guard
16 58 (27.62%) SQL Server
17 52 (24.76%) Oracle EBS
18 51 (24.29%) Shell Script
19 46 (21.90%) SQLPlus
20 43 (20.48%) Oracle Reports
21 42 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
22 41 (19.52%) Finance
23 40 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
24 39 (18.57%) ITIL
25 33 (15.71%) Microsoft
25 33 (15.71%) Middleware
25 33 (15.71%) Oracle EBS R12
26 32 (15.24%) OCA
27 31 (14.76%) Red Hat

OCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
2 14 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 13 (6.19%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.76%) Apache
5 9 (4.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.43%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.48%) CICS
Applications
1 13 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 52 (24.76%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (15.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (5.24%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (4.29%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (3.81%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.95%) Summit
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.76%) DHCP
1 10 (4.76%) DNS
2 7 (3.33%) Internet
3 5 (2.38%) SAN
4 1 (0.48%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (92.38%) Oracle Database
2 126 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 90 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 88 (41.90%) RDBMS
5 78 (37.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 58 (27.62%) SQL Server
7 46 (21.90%) SQLPlus
8 43 (20.48%) Oracle Reports
9 28 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (12.86%) Oracle9i Database
10 27 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (12.86%) Oracle Database 12c
11 20 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (8.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 16 (7.62%) MySQL
14 14 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
15 11 (5.24%) Oracle Exadata
16 10 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (8.10%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.90%) Toad
4 3 (1.43%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.43%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (0.95%) PeopleTools
General
1 41 (19.52%) Finance
2 12 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.76%) Banking
4 7 (3.33%) Retail
5 5 (2.38%) General Ledger
5 5 (2.38%) Marketing
6 4 (1.90%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.95%) French Language
8 1 (0.48%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 150 (71.43%) DBA
2 133 (63.33%) Oracle DBA
3 44 (20.95%) Administrator
4 42 (20.00%) Consultant
5 38 (18.10%) Oracle Consultant
6 21 (10.00%) Team Leader
7 20 (9.52%) Oracle Team Leader
8 18 (8.57%) Developer
9 12 (5.71%) SQL DBA
10 11 (5.24%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (5.24%) SQL Server DBA
11 10 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
12 9 (4.29%) Technical Consultant
12 9 (4.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 9 (4.29%) Development Team Leader
13 7 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
13 7 (3.33%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.71%) Middleware
2 16 (7.62%) XML
3 15 (7.14%) HTML
4 10 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (4.29%) HTML5
5 9 (4.29%) jQuery
5 9 (4.29%) CSS
6 8 (3.81%) Web Services
7 6 (2.86%) Ajax
8 5 (2.38%) CSS3
8 5 (2.38%) XSL
8 5 (2.38%) Struts
9 4 (1.90%) EJB
9 4 (1.90%) J2EE
9 4 (1.90%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.43%) JavaBeans
10 3 (1.43%) XSLT
10 3 (1.43%) Swing
10 3 (1.43%) JDBC
10 3 (1.43%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.43%) Clustering
2 18 (8.57%) Replication
3 10 (4.76%) PKI
4 9 (4.29%) Data Integration
4 9 (4.29%) Oracle Exalogic
5 6 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.38%) Blog
6 5 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.43%) HACMP
8 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) EPoS
8 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 106 (50.48%) UNIX
2 105 (50.00%) Linux
3 81 (38.57%) Windows
4 23 (10.95%) Solaris
5 20 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (6.19%) AIX
7 8 (3.81%) CentOS
8 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.95%) Tru64
10 2 (0.95%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.43%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (18.57%) ITIL
4 29 (13.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (11.90%) SOA
6 23 (10.95%) Migration
7 20 (9.52%) Database Security
8 15 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 14 (6.67%) Release Management
9 14 (6.67%) Workflow
10 13 (6.19%) High Availability
10 13 (6.19%) Business Continuity
11 11 (5.24%) Data Analysis
12 9 (4.29%) ERP
12 9 (4.29%) Project Management
12 9 (4.29%) Service Delivery
12 9 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (3.81%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 145 (69.05%) SQL
2 121 (57.62%) PL/SQL
3 51 (24.29%) Shell Script
4 25 (11.90%) Perl
5 19 (9.05%) T-SQL
6 17 (8.10%) Java
7 15 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.76%) Korn
8 10 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.81%) C
10 3 (1.43%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.95%) PeopleCode
11 2 (0.95%) SQR
12 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 210 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 32 (15.24%) OCA
3 17 (8.10%) Degree
4 13 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 11 (5.24%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (4.76%) RHCE
8 5 (2.38%) MBA
9 4 (1.90%) Sun Certification
9 4 (1.90%) HND
9 4 (1.90%) MCSA
10 3 (1.43%) MCSE
10 3 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.95%) MCTS
11 2 (0.95%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.48%) CCNA
12 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.48%) MCSD
12 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.71%) SLA
2 5 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 132 (62.86%) Oracle RAC
2 95 (45.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (5.24%) Active Directory
4 10 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 10 (4.76%) vSphere
5 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.43%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 78 (37.14%) Data Guard
2 40 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (8.57%) NetBackup
4 10 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
4 10 (4.76%) SCOM
5 9 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (3.81%) SCCM
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.48%) Foglight
7 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 209 (99.52%) Oracle
2 33 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 31 (14.76%) Red Hat
4 25 (11.90%) EMC
5 15 (7.14%) VMware
6 12 (5.71%) NetApp
7 11 (5.24%) Sun
7 11 (5.24%) HP
8 10 (4.76%) SAP
8 10 (4.76%) ATG
9 8 (3.81%) IBM
10 7 (3.33%) CommVault
11 4 (1.90%) JBoss
11 4 (1.90%) Netezza
12 3 (1.43%) Cisco
12 3 (1.43%) Hyperion
13 2 (0.95%) Mercator
13 2 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (0.95%) Computacenter
13 2 (0.95%) McAfee
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40k - 42k per year
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
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Avios
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Salary: Up to UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
East Kilbride
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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