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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 815 801 820
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs citing OCP 89 108 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.095% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 78 96 50
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%

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
29721 30793 28509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.00% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24107 23920 23183
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 2015 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 4 September 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
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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 -4 83 £54,000 +2.85% 2
London +20 41 £60,000 +4.34% 2
South East 0 13 £35,000 -46.15%
City of London +42 12 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire +11 5 £35,000 -46.15%
Kent - 4 £32,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £32,000 -
North West - 4 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -15 3 £57,500 -11.53%
East of England -30 3 £57,500 +27.77%
Warrington - 3 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire +13 2 £44,750 +5.29%
Scotland 0 2 £45,000 -10.00%
East Midlands -3 2 £32,000 -36.00%
Reading -3 2 £50,000 -23.07%
West Sussex -8 2 £45,000 -8.16%
Derbyshire -16 2 £32,000 -36.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £57,500 -
Derby +6 1 - -
Surrey +5 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Glasgow +2 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Edinburgh -10 1 - -
Yorkshire -11 1 £45,000 +28.57%
West Yorkshire -12 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Aldershot - 1 £32,000 -
Winchester - 1 £57,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £32,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £32,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £32,000 -

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 202 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 195 (96.53%) Oracle
3 167 (82.67%) Oracle Database
4 149 (73.76%) SQL
5 139 (68.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 102 (50.50%) PL/SQL
7 98 (48.51%) Oracle Database 12c
8 96 (47.52%) Relational Database
8 96 (47.52%) Oracle RAC
9 93 (46.04%) Linux
10 91 (45.05%) RDBMS
11 88 (43.56%) Oracle RMAN
12 84 (41.58%) SQL Server
13 76 (37.62%) Performance Tuning
14 65 (32.18%) Data Guard
15 59 (29.21%) Finance
16 53 (26.24%) UNIX
17 52 (25.74%) WebLogic
18 51 (25.25%) Oracle Database 10g
19 50 (24.75%) Data Warehouse
19 50 (24.75%) Oracle Exadata
20 48 (23.76%) ITIL
21 45 (22.28%) Oracle EBS
21 45 (22.28%) Windows
22 42 (20.79%) ETL
23 41 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
23 41 (20.30%) Java
24 37 (18.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
25 36 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
25 36 (17.82%) Shell Script

OCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 52 (25.74%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.48%) Node.js
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (1.49%) Lync
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle 9iAS
4 2 (0.99%) Tuxedo
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.50%) SAS
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) ProjectWise
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (22.28%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (14.85%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.49%) Primavera
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.90%) SaaS
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.97%) SAN
2 4 (1.98%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.49%) DNS
3 3 (1.49%) LAN
3 3 (1.49%) WAN
3 3 (1.49%) DHCP
3 3 (1.49%) NAS
4 2 (0.99%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) Firewall
5 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (82.67%) Oracle Database
2 139 (68.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 98 (48.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 96 (47.52%) Relational Database
5 91 (45.05%) RDBMS
6 84 (41.58%) SQL Server
7 51 (25.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 50 (24.75%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (24.75%) Oracle Exadata
9 30 (14.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (14.85%) MySQL
10 24 (11.88%) OLTP
11 22 (10.89%) NoSQL
12 19 (9.41%) Oracle OLAP
12 19 (9.41%) Data Mining
12 19 (9.41%) OLAP
13 14 (6.93%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (6.93%) Oracle9i Database
14 10 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Eclipse
1 7 (3.47%) Visual Studio
1 7 (3.47%) Subversion
1 7 (3.47%) JIRA
1 7 (3.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.48%) Toad
3 3 (1.49%) PeopleTools
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.50%) ProC
General
1 59 (29.21%) Finance
2 31 (15.35%) Banking
3 5 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 124 (61.39%) DBA
2 105 (51.98%) Oracle DBA
3 55 (27.23%) Developer
4 47 (23.27%) Administrator
5 38 (18.81%) Senior DBA
6 35 (17.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 35 (17.33%) Oracle Developer
7 29 (14.36%) Senior Developer
8 18 (8.91%) Java Developer
8 18 (8.91%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 15 (7.43%) Database Developer
9 15 (7.43%) Oracle Database Developer
10 12 (5.94%) Oracle Team Leader
10 12 (5.94%) Team Leader
11 11 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (4.46%) SQL DBA
13 8 (3.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (3.47%) Lead Developer
14 7 (3.47%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 18 (8.91%) Java SE
3 7 (3.47%) POSIX
4 6 (2.97%) Middleware
5 3 (1.49%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.99%) Velocity
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Streams
7 1 (0.50%) OC4J
7 1 (0.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.37%) Clustering
2 23 (11.39%) Replication
3 20 (9.90%) Computer Science
4 17 (8.42%) Data Structures
5 15 (7.43%) Mathematics
5 15 (7.43%) Physics
6 10 (4.95%) Kindle
7 8 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.98%) Oracle Exalogic
9 4 (1.98%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.49%) Life Science
10 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.99%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 93 (46.04%) Linux
2 53 (26.24%) UNIX
3 45 (22.28%) Windows
4 18 (8.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (6.93%) Solaris
6 7 (3.47%) FreeBSD
6 7 (3.47%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (37.62%) Performance Tuning
2 48 (23.76%) ITIL
3 42 (20.79%) ETL
4 41 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (16.83%) Database Security
7 25 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (12.38%) Capacity Planning
7 25 (12.38%) TDD
8 21 (10.40%) Data Architecture
9 19 (9.41%) Data Modelling
10 18 (8.91%) UML
10 18 (8.91%) OO
11 15 (7.43%) E-business
11 15 (7.43%) Time Management
11 15 (7.43%) Data Analytics
11 15 (7.43%) Analytics
12 14 (6.93%) Service Management
13 12 (5.94%) Mentoring
14 10 (4.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 149 (73.76%) SQL
2 102 (50.50%) PL/SQL
3 41 (20.30%) Java
4 36 (17.82%) Shell Script
5 26 (12.87%) C
6 20 (9.90%) Perl
7 13 (6.44%) Scala
8 10 (4.95%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.95%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.46%) Python
10 7 (3.47%) C#
10 7 (3.47%) C++
10 7 (3.47%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.48%) Groovy
11 5 (2.48%) Go
12 3 (1.49%) PeopleCode
12 3 (1.49%) Prolog
13 2 (0.99%) SQR
13 2 (0.99%) AWK
13 2 (0.99%) Korn
Qualifications
1 202 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 32 (15.84%) OCA
3 22 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (10.40%) MCITP
5 18 (8.91%) Degree
6 11 (5.45%) Security Cleared
6 11 (5.45%) MCTS
7 10 (4.95%) IBM Certification
8 7 (3.47%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.49%) RHCSA
9 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.50%) MCSE
10 1 (0.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.95%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 96 (47.52%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.49%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 88 (43.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 65 (32.18%) Data Guard
3 33 (16.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.49%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 195 (96.53%) Oracle
2 18 (8.91%) Red Hat
3 16 (7.92%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.45%) Veritas
5 10 (4.95%) IBM
6 9 (4.46%) VMware
7 5 (2.48%) CommVault
8 3 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.99%) Siebel
9 2 (0.99%) Sun
9 2 (0.99%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.99%) NetApp
9 2 (0.99%) HP
9 2 (0.99%) EMC
10 1 (0.50%) Compuware
10 1 (0.50%) Tieto
10 1 (0.50%) Remedy
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oracle
Posted: 9 days ago