The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 828 834 850
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing OCP 107 103 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.097% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 93 90 64
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% -11.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%

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
28359 29471 28730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.00% 27.69% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22649 23557 22514
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

OCP Salary Histogram in the UK

OCP
Top 28 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 12 February 2016. 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
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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 +35 99 £47,500 +5.55% 5
South East +66 60 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Berkshire - 34 £47,500 -
London -26 20 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Hampshire +30 9 £44,000 +12.82% 2
Surrey +11 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Yorkshire +1 8 £46,250 +15.62%
West Sussex - 8 £49,000 -
City of London +53 7 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South West - 5 £38,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Andover - 3 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +1 2 £42,500 - 1
North West - 2 £55,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 £49,000 -
Gatwick - 2 £49,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £55,000 -
East of England - 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -5 1 £38,500 -38.40%
Scotland -12 1 £38,500 -35.83%
Fareham - 1 £65,000 -
Northampton - 1 £42,500 -
Wellingborough - 1 £42,500 - 1

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 215 (98.17%) Oracle
3 186 (84.93%) Oracle Database
4 168 (76.71%) SQL
5 160 (73.06%) PL/SQL
6 159 (72.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 154 (70.32%) Relational Database
8 144 (65.75%) RDBMS
9 136 (62.10%) Oracle RAC
10 135 (61.64%) Performance Tuning
11 134 (61.19%) Oracle Database 12c
12 129 (58.90%) Oracle RMAN
13 97 (44.29%) WebLogic
14 95 (43.38%) Data Guard
15 71 (32.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 66 (30.14%) Unix
17 65 (29.68%) Oracle Exadata
18 62 (28.31%) Shell Script
19 53 (24.20%) Linux
20 52 (23.74%) Middleware
21 42 (19.18%) SQL Server
22 41 (18.72%) Oracle EBS
23 40 (18.26%) Finance
23 40 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
24 38 (17.35%) Java
25 33 (15.07%) Oracle Database 10g
25 33 (15.07%) Oracle Applications
26 30 (13.70%) MySQL
27 27 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
27 27 (12.33%) High Availability

OCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 97 (44.29%) WebLogic
2 17 (7.76%) Node.js
3 4 (1.83%) Apache
4 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (4.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 41 (18.72%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (15.07%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (5.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.91%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.76%) SaaS
2 3 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) Boomi
3 1 (0.46%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.28%) SAN
2 4 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.91%) DNS
3 2 (0.91%) HTTP
3 2 (0.91%) LDAP
3 2 (0.91%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (84.93%) Oracle Database
2 159 (72.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 154 (70.32%) Relational Database
4 144 (65.75%) RDBMS
5 134 (61.19%) Oracle Database 12c
6 65 (29.68%) Oracle Exadata
7 42 (19.18%) SQL Server
8 33 (15.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 30 (13.70%) MySQL
10 27 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (11.42%) NoSQL
12 7 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (3.20%) SQLPlus
13 5 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
16 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
16 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Eclipse
1 3 (1.37%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.37%) Hudson
1 3 (1.37%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.37%) JIRA
1 3 (1.37%) Subversion
1 3 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.91%) PeopleTools
2 2 (0.91%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (0.91%) Toad
3 1 (0.46%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.46%) ProC
General
1 40 (18.26%) Finance
2 1 (0.46%) Banking
2 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 176 (80.37%) DBA
2 165 (75.34%) Oracle DBA
3 118 (53.88%) Administrator
4 44 (20.09%) SQL DBA
5 28 (12.79%) Unix DBA
6 24 (10.96%) Senior DBA
7 23 (10.50%) Developer
8 22 (10.05%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 17 (7.76%) Java Developer
9 17 (7.76%) Senior Developer
9 17 (7.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (7.31%) Development DBA
10 16 (7.31%) Oracle Development DBA
11 11 (5.02%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 6 (2.74%) Junior
12 6 (2.74%) Junior DBA
12 6 (2.74%) Junior Oracle DBA
13 5 (2.28%) Consultant
13 5 (2.28%) Oracle Consultant
14 4 (1.83%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (32.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 52 (23.74%) Middleware
3 18 (8.22%) Java SE
4 11 (5.02%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.83%) J2EE
6 3 (1.37%) .NET
6 3 (1.37%) POSIX
7 2 (0.91%) ODBC
7 2 (0.91%) Oracle Streams
7 2 (0.91%) REST
7 2 (0.91%) Web Services
7 2 (0.91%) XML
7 2 (0.91%) XSLT
8 1 (0.46%) SAML
8 1 (0.46%) SOAP
8 1 (0.46%) Swagger
8 1 (0.46%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.96%) Data Structures
2 10 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.20%) Oracle Exalogic
6 5 (2.28%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.28%) Physics
7 4 (1.83%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.37%) Clustering
8 3 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.91%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.91%) NHS
10 1 (0.46%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.14%) Unix
2 53 (24.20%) Linux
3 19 (8.68%) Windows
4 12 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.65%) Solaris
6 3 (1.37%) FreeBSD
6 3 (1.37%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) AIX
8 1 (0.46%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (61.64%) Performance Tuning
2 40 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (12.33%) High Availability
4 22 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (9.59%) TDD
6 20 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (8.22%) OO
7 18 (8.22%) UML
8 16 (7.31%) Load Testing
9 9 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (4.11%) Security Hardening
10 8 (3.65%) Database Tuning
11 7 (3.20%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.20%) ITIL
12 6 (2.74%) Change Management
12 6 (2.74%) E-Commerce
12 6 (2.74%) Service Management
13 5 (2.28%) Identity Management
13 5 (2.28%) Time Management
14 4 (1.83%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 168 (76.71%) SQL
2 160 (73.06%) PL/SQL
3 62 (28.31%) Shell Script
4 38 (17.35%) Java
5 17 (7.76%) Go
5 17 (7.76%) Groovy
6 7 (3.20%) C
7 6 (2.74%) Perl
8 4 (1.83%) C#
9 3 (1.37%) C++
9 3 (1.37%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.37%) Python
10 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.91%) PeopleCode
10 2 (0.91%) SQR
10 2 (0.91%) Tcl
10 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 219 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 18 (8.22%) OCA
3 10 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.11%) Degree
5 6 (2.74%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (2.28%) MCITP
7 4 (1.83%) MCSA
7 4 (1.83%) MCSE
8 3 (1.37%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.91%) MCTS
9 2 (0.91%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.91%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.46%) MCP
10 1 (0.46%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.91%) DICOM
1 2 (0.91%) HL7
2 1 (0.46%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 136 (62.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 129 (58.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 95 (43.38%) Data Guard
3 12 (5.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 215 (98.17%) Oracle
2 14 (6.39%) Red Hat
3 4 (1.83%) Hitachi
4 3 (1.37%) Veritas
5 2 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (0.91%) SAP
5 2 (0.91%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.46%) Dell
6 1 (0.46%) EMC
6 1 (0.46%) HP
6 1 (0.46%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.46%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.46%) NetApp
6 1 (0.46%) Remedy
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago