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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 850 882 904
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +22
Permanent jobs citing OCP 94 91 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.082% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 63 86 80
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -12.19%

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
28018 30426 33062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.58% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22591 23759 26450
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +26 89 £45,000 -25.00% 3
London -29 31 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Yorkshire +20 18 £40,000 +19.40% 1
South East +31 16 £44,000 -17.75%
West Yorkshire +20 9 £37,500 - 1
City of London +51 8 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South West - 8 £22,500 -
North West +33 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Berkshire +19 7 £35,000 -35.48%
Hampshire +15 7 £44,000 -8.80%
East of England - 6 £41,500 -
Essex - 6 £41,500 -
Cheshire +32 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Leeds - 4 £37,500 - 1
Somerset - 3 - -
Maidenhead - 3 £75,000 -
Northamptonshire +12 2 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +12 2 £35,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £55,000 -
Northampton - 2 £35,000 -
South Wales - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Winchester +21 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Andover - 1 £45,000 -
Fareham - 1 £65,000 -
Devon - 1 - -
South Coast - 1 £50,000 -

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 206 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 205 (99.51%) Oracle
3 181 (87.86%) Oracle Database
4 159 (77.18%) SQL
5 153 (74.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 148 (71.84%) PL/SQL
7 146 (70.87%) Performance Tuning
8 144 (69.90%) Oracle RAC
9 139 (67.48%) Relational Database
10 134 (65.05%) RDBMS
11 127 (61.65%) Oracle Database 12c
12 120 (58.25%) Oracle RMAN
13 117 (56.80%) Data Guard
14 95 (46.12%) WebLogic
15 73 (35.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 59 (28.64%) Oracle Exadata
17 55 (26.70%) Unix
18 51 (24.76%) Shell Script
19 50 (24.27%) SQL Server
20 49 (23.79%) Middleware
21 48 (23.30%) Oracle Database 10g
22 45 (21.84%) Linux
23 41 (19.90%) Oracle EBS
24 37 (17.96%) Oracle Applications
25 36 (17.48%) Java
26 30 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
27 29 (14.08%) Finance
28 28 (13.59%) High Availability
29 27 (13.11%) MySQL
30 20 (9.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

OCP
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 95 (46.12%) WebLogic
2 16 (7.77%) Node.js
3 5 (2.43%) Apache
4 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.49%) Drupal
6 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.49%) Moodle
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 41 (19.90%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (17.96%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (2.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.97%) Lorenzo
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.74%) SaaS
2 5 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) Boomi
3 1 (0.49%) Force.com
3 1 (0.49%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.46%) Firewall
2 3 (1.46%) HTTP
2 3 (1.46%) LAN
2 3 (1.46%) SAN
2 3 (1.46%) WAN
3 2 (0.97%) DNS
3 2 (0.97%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (87.86%) Oracle Database
2 153 (74.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 139 (67.48%) Relational Database
4 134 (65.05%) RDBMS
5 127 (61.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 59 (28.64%) Oracle Exadata
7 50 (24.27%) SQL Server
8 48 (23.30%) Oracle Database 10g
9 27 (13.11%) MySQL
10 19 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (8.74%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.43%) SQLPlus
13 3 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.49%) OLTP
15 1 (0.49%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.94%) Cucumber
2 4 (1.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.94%) Hudson
2 4 (1.94%) JUnit
3 3 (1.46%) Mockito
3 3 (1.46%) RSpec
3 3 (1.46%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.97%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.49%) Checkstyle
5 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.49%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.49%) Flyway
5 1 (0.49%) Gradle
5 1 (0.49%) JMeter
5 1 (0.49%) Liquibase
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.49%) ProC
5 1 (0.49%) Subversion
5 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (14.08%) Finance
2 3 (1.46%) Retail
3 2 (0.97%) Games
4 1 (0.49%) Banking
4 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 175 (84.95%) DBA
2 163 (79.13%) Oracle DBA
3 106 (51.46%) Administrator
4 42 (20.39%) SQL DBA
5 24 (11.65%) Unix DBA
6 19 (9.22%) Developer
7 17 (8.25%) Java Developer
8 16 (7.77%) Senior Developer
8 16 (7.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (6.31%) Development DBA
9 13 (6.31%) Oracle Development DBA
10 11 (5.34%) Senior DBA
10 11 (5.34%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 7 (3.40%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 5 (2.43%) Graduate
12 5 (2.43%) Graduate DBA
12 5 (2.43%) Graduate Oracle DBA
12 5 (2.43%) Junior
12 5 (2.43%) Junior DBA
12 5 (2.43%) Junior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (35.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 49 (23.79%) Middleware
3 18 (8.74%) Java SE
4 16 (7.77%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (2.43%) REST
6 4 (1.94%) .NET
6 4 (1.94%) J2EE
7 3 (1.46%) Web Services
7 3 (1.46%) XML
8 2 (0.97%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.97%) ODBC
8 2 (0.97%) Spring
8 2 (0.97%) XSLT
9 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.49%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.49%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.49%) jBPM
9 1 (0.49%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.49%) Swagger
9 1 (0.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.88%) Computer Science
1 8 (3.88%) Data Structures
1 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
1 8 (3.88%) Mathematics
1 8 (3.88%) Physics
2 7 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.43%) Oracle Exalogic
4 4 (1.94%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.46%) Statistics
6 2 (0.97%) NHS
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.49%) Life Science
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (26.70%) Unix
2 45 (21.84%) Linux
3 10 (4.85%) Windows
4 6 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.46%) AIX
5 3 (1.46%) Solaris
5 3 (1.46%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.49%) Android
6 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (70.87%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (13.59%) High Availability
4 18 (8.74%) UML
5 17 (8.25%) OO
5 17 (8.25%) TDD
6 16 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (6.31%) Database Tuning
7 13 (6.31%) Load Testing
8 9 (4.37%) Service Management
9 8 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (3.88%) Database Theory
9 8 (3.88%) ITIL
9 8 (3.88%) Time Management
10 7 (3.40%) Change Management
10 7 (3.40%) Configuration Management
10 7 (3.40%) DevOps
10 7 (3.40%) SOA
11 5 (2.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 159 (77.18%) SQL
2 148 (71.84%) PL/SQL
3 51 (24.76%) Shell Script
4 36 (17.48%) Java
5 17 (8.25%) Groovy
6 16 (7.77%) Go
7 5 (2.43%) C
8 3 (1.46%) Scala
9 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.97%) C#
9 2 (0.97%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.97%) Tcl
10 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.49%) Perl
10 1 (0.49%) PHP
10 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 206 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.91%) Degree
4 5 (2.43%) OCA
5 3 (1.46%) MCITP
5 3 (1.46%) MCSE
6 2 (0.97%) MCSA
6 2 (0.97%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) MCSD
7 1 (0.49%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.97%) DICOM
1 2 (0.97%) HL7
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.49%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 144 (69.90%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 120 (58.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 117 (56.80%) Data Guard
3 20 (9.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.94%) Ansible
4 4 (1.94%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (1.94%) Puppet
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 205 (99.51%) Oracle
2 9 (4.37%) VMware
3 8 (3.88%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.94%) Hitachi
5 2 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (0.97%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.49%) Arqiva
6 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.49%) Dell
6 1 (0.49%) EMC
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.49%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.49%) NetApp
6 1 (0.49%) Remedy
6 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.49%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 21 days ago