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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 851 844 912
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +68
Permanent jobs citing OCP 66 107 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.10% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 102 68
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +4.65%

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
26665 29396 32773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.55% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21456 23097 26261
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

OCP Salary Histogram in the UK

OCP
Top 25 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 31 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 -10 62 £50,000 -16.66% 5
London -46 25 £62,500 - 3
Yorkshire +27 19 £40,000 +19.40% 1
West Yorkshire +9 12 £37,500 - 1
City of London +27 6 £61,250 -2.00% 3
South West - 5 £22,500 -
East of England - 4 £41,500 -
Leeds - 4 £37,500 - 1
Essex - 4 £41,500 -
North West +19 3 £45,000 -
South East +18 3 £75,000 +40.18%
Somerset - 3 - -
Berkshire +6 2 £75,000 +38.24%
South Wales - 2 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Northampton - 2 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £75,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £35,000 -
Manchester - 2 £35,000 -
Wales - 2 £55,000 -
Cheshire +20 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Winchester +18 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Hampshire +3 1 £55,000 -4.34%
South Coast - 1 £50,000 -
Devon - 1 - -

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 173 (99.43%) Oracle
3 153 (87.93%) Oracle Database
4 128 (73.56%) SQL
5 126 (72.41%) Performance Tuning
6 124 (71.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 123 (70.69%) Oracle RAC
8 118 (67.82%) PL/SQL
9 117 (67.24%) Relational Database
10 112 (64.37%) RDBMS
11 106 (60.92%) Data Guard
12 103 (59.20%) Oracle Database 12c
13 102 (58.62%) Oracle RMAN
14 80 (45.98%) WebLogic
15 60 (34.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 52 (29.89%) Oracle Exadata
17 51 (29.31%) SQL Server
18 44 (25.29%) Unix
19 41 (23.56%) Oracle Database 10g
20 40 (22.99%) Linux
20 40 (22.99%) Oracle EBS
21 39 (22.41%) Shell Script
22 36 (20.69%) Middleware
22 36 (20.69%) Oracle Applications
23 33 (18.97%) Java
24 25 (14.37%) MySQL
24 25 (14.37%) High Availability
25 23 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
26 22 (12.64%) Finance
27 20 (11.49%) 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 80 (45.98%) WebLogic
2 13 (7.47%) Node.js
3 4 (2.30%) Apache
4 3 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.57%) Drupal
6 1 (0.57%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.57%) Moodle
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 40 (22.99%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (20.69%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.15%) Lorenzo
3 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.15%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.62%) SaaS
2 6 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Boomi
3 1 (0.57%) Force.com
3 1 (0.57%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.72%) Firewall
1 3 (1.72%) HTTP
1 3 (1.72%) LAN
1 3 (1.72%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (0.57%) DNS
2 1 (0.57%) LDAP
2 1 (0.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (87.93%) Oracle Database
2 124 (71.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 117 (67.24%) Relational Database
4 112 (64.37%) RDBMS
5 103 (59.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 52 (29.89%) Oracle Exadata
7 51 (29.31%) SQL Server
8 41 (23.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 25 (14.37%) MySQL
10 14 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (7.47%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (2.30%) SQLPlus
14 3 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
15 2 (1.15%) Big Data
16 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
16 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
16 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.87%) Cucumber
2 5 (2.87%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.87%) JUnit
3 4 (2.30%) Hudson
3 4 (2.30%) Mockito
3 4 (2.30%) RSpec
3 4 (2.30%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.57%) Checkstyle
5 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.57%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.57%) Gradle
5 1 (0.57%) JIRA
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.57%) ProC
5 1 (0.57%) Selenium
5 1 (0.57%) Subversion
5 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (12.64%) Finance
2 3 (1.72%) Games
2 3 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (0.57%) Banking
3 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 146 (83.91%) DBA
2 134 (77.01%) Oracle DBA
3 86 (49.43%) Administrator
4 36 (20.69%) SQL DBA
5 19 (10.92%) Unix DBA
6 16 (9.20%) Developer
7 14 (8.05%) Java Developer
8 12 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Development DBA
9 8 (4.60%) Oracle Development DBA
10 6 (3.45%) Senior DBA
10 6 (3.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 5 (2.87%) Graduate
11 5 (2.87%) Graduate DBA
11 5 (2.87%) Graduate Oracle DBA
11 5 (2.87%) Junior
11 5 (2.87%) Junior DBA
11 5 (2.87%) Junior Oracle DBA
12 4 (2.30%) Senior Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (34.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 36 (20.69%) Middleware
3 16 (9.20%) Oracle Fusion
4 15 (8.62%) Java SE
5 6 (3.45%) REST
6 4 (2.30%) .NET
7 3 (1.72%) J2EE
7 3 (1.72%) Web Services
7 3 (1.72%) XML
8 2 (1.15%) Castor
8 2 (1.15%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.15%) ODBC
8 2 (1.15%) Spring
8 2 (1.15%) XSLT
9 1 (0.57%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.57%) Java EE
9 1 (0.57%) jBPM
9 1 (0.57%) JPA
9 1 (0.57%) jQuery
9 1 (0.57%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.60%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.60%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.60%) Mathematics
2 8 (4.60%) Physics
3 4 (2.30%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.30%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.30%) Oracle Exalogic
4 3 (1.72%) Statistics
5 2 (1.15%) Clustering
5 2 (1.15%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.15%) NHS
5 2 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.57%) Life Science
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.29%) Unix
2 40 (22.99%) Linux
3 8 (4.60%) Windows
4 3 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.15%) AIX
6 1 (0.57%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (72.41%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (14.37%) High Availability
3 23 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (9.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (8.62%) UML
6 14 (8.05%) OO
6 14 (8.05%) TDD
7 13 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (7.47%) Database Tuning
8 8 (4.60%) Database Theory
8 8 (4.60%) DevOps
8 8 (4.60%) Load Testing
8 8 (4.60%) Service Management
8 8 (4.60%) SOA
8 8 (4.60%) Time Management
9 7 (4.02%) Change Management
9 7 (4.02%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.02%) ITIL
10 6 (3.45%) BDD
10 6 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 128 (73.56%) SQL
2 118 (67.82%) PL/SQL
3 39 (22.41%) Shell Script
4 33 (18.97%) Java
5 14 (8.05%) Groovy
6 13 (7.47%) Go
7 5 (2.87%) C
8 4 (2.30%) Scala
9 2 (1.15%) C#
9 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.15%) Tcl
10 1 (0.57%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.57%) PHP
10 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 174 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.45%) Degree
4 4 (2.30%) OCA
5 3 (1.72%) MCITP
5 3 (1.72%) MCSE
6 2 (1.15%) MCSA
6 2 (1.15%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.57%) MCSD
7 1 (0.57%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.15%) DICOM
1 2 (1.15%) HL7
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.57%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 123 (70.69%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 106 (60.92%) Data Guard
2 102 (58.62%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (11.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.87%) Ansible
4 5 (2.87%) Puppet
5 4 (2.30%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 173 (99.43%) Oracle
2 9 (5.17%) VMware
3 5 (2.87%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.30%) Hitachi
5 2 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.57%) Arqiva
6 1 (0.57%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.57%) Dell
6 1 (0.57%) EMC
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.57%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.57%) NetApp
6 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.57%) SAP
6 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago