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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 781 822 810
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -12
Permanent jobs citing OCP 116 68 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.062% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 101 58 61
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £41,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,250 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +13.63%

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
31098 29633 32739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.06% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24921 23376 27486
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +33 98 £45,000 -12.19% 4
London +60 56 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Yorkshire -7 21 £40,000 -15.78%
West Yorkshire +1 18 £40,000 -20.00%
Leeds +10 17 £40,000 -
Scotland +15 12 £60,000 +71.42%
South East +9 12 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Edinburgh +6 10 £61,250 +75.00%
Surrey -1 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Camberley - 8 £42,500 - 1
Greenwich - 4 - -
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £29,500 -
Sheffield - 3 £29,500 -
City of London +29 2 £63,750 +27.50% 1
East Midlands +24 2 - -
East of England -18 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Hampshire -27 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire +4 1 - -
Nottingham +3 1 - -
Midlands -4 1 £55,000 -
Isle of Man - 1 £50,000 -
Bradford - 1 £42,500 -
Derby - 1 - -
Staines - 1 £46,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 217 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 209 (96.31%) Oracle
3 186 (85.71%) Oracle Database
4 148 (68.20%) SQL
5 124 (57.14%) PL/SQL
6 123 (56.68%) Oracle RAC
7 105 (48.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 88 (40.55%) Performance Tuning
9 85 (39.17%) Linux
10 81 (37.33%) Oracle Database 10g
11 79 (36.41%) UNIX
12 75 (34.56%) SQL Server
13 73 (33.64%) Oracle EBS
14 68 (31.34%) Relational Database
15 67 (30.88%) RDBMS
16 64 (29.49%) Windows
17 63 (29.03%) Oracle Reports
18 60 (27.65%) Oracle RMAN
19 57 (26.27%) Data Guard
20 53 (24.42%) Microsoft
21 46 (21.20%) Degree
22 45 (20.74%) Finance
23 43 (19.82%) OCA
24 42 (19.35%) ITIL
24 42 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
25 38 (17.51%) Red Hat
26 35 (16.13%) SOA
27 32 (14.75%) WebLogic
27 32 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 31 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12

OCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (14.75%) WebLogic
2 26 (11.98%) Oracle Workflow
2 26 (11.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (5.53%) Apache
4 6 (2.76%) JBoss
5 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 73 (33.64%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (3.69%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (2.30%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.92%) Summit
8 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.90%) SAN
2 12 (5.53%) DNS
3 10 (4.61%) DHCP
3 10 (4.61%) NAS
4 7 (3.23%) Internet
5 6 (2.76%) iSCSI
6 3 (1.38%) LDAP
7 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.46%) HTTP
8 1 (0.46%) SSL
8 1 (0.46%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 105 (48.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 81 (37.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 75 (34.56%) SQL Server
5 68 (31.34%) Relational Database
6 67 (30.88%) RDBMS
7 63 (29.03%) Oracle Reports
8 27 (12.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 22 (10.14%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (7.37%) Oracle9i Database
11 12 (5.53%) MySQL
12 11 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (4.15%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (4.15%) Oracle Discoverer
14 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (3.69%) OLTP
15 7 (3.23%) SQLPlus
16 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (13.36%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (6.91%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.84%) PeopleTools
4 3 (1.38%) ProC
4 3 (1.38%) Toad
General
1 45 (20.74%) Finance
2 10 (4.61%) Back Office
2 10 (4.61%) Marketing
3 9 (4.15%) Retail
4 7 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.84%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (61.29%) DBA
2 121 (55.76%) Oracle DBA
3 48 (22.12%) Administrator
4 32 (14.75%) Senior DBA
5 31 (14.29%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 29 (13.36%) Developer
7 25 (11.52%) Consultant
7 25 (11.52%) Oracle Consultant
8 21 (9.68%) Team Leader
9 19 (8.76%) Oracle Team Leader
10 18 (8.29%) Oracle Developer
11 16 (7.37%) Database Consultant
11 16 (7.37%) Development Team Leader
12 10 (4.61%) SQL Developer
12 10 (4.61%) PL/SQL Developer
12 10 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.61%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (4.15%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.61%) .NET
2 8 (3.69%) Middleware
3 7 (3.23%) XML
4 6 (2.76%) REST
5 4 (1.84%) CSS3
5 4 (1.84%) HTML
5 4 (1.84%) XSL
5 4 (1.84%) jQuery
5 4 (1.84%) J2EE
5 4 (1.84%) CSS
5 4 (1.84%) HTML5
6 3 (1.38%) WebCenter
7 2 (0.92%) Web Services
8 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.46%) Java SE
8 1 (0.46%) WCF
8 1 (0.46%) OC4J
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.82%) Clustering
2 25 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (10.14%) Data Integration
4 20 (9.22%) Replication
5 19 (8.76%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.61%) PKI
7 9 (4.15%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (4.15%) Mathematics
7 9 (4.15%) Physics
8 6 (2.76%) Open Source
8 6 (2.76%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (2.30%) Freedom of Information Act
9 5 (2.30%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (1.84%) Blog
10 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.38%) Statistics
12 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.46%) CLARiiON
13 1 (0.46%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 85 (39.17%) Linux
2 79 (36.41%) UNIX
3 64 (29.49%) Windows
4 32 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (7.83%) Solaris
6 16 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.23%) CentOS
9 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.46%) HPUX
9 1 (0.46%) VMS
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (40.55%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (19.35%) ITIL
2 42 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (16.13%) SOA
4 26 (11.98%) Workflow
5 24 (11.06%) Data Analysis
6 23 (10.60%) Mentoring
7 16 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (6.91%) Migration
8 15 (6.91%) High Availability
9 14 (6.45%) Data Protection
10 12 (5.53%) Service Delivery
11 10 (4.61%) ETL
11 10 (4.61%) Database Security
12 9 (4.15%) Database Theory
12 9 (4.15%) Time Management
12 9 (4.15%) E-Commerce
12 9 (4.15%) ERP
13 7 (3.23%) OO
13 7 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 148 (68.20%) SQL
2 124 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 30 (13.82%) Shell Script
4 27 (12.44%) Perl
4 27 (12.44%) Java
5 13 (5.99%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.23%) C
6 7 (3.23%) C#
7 5 (2.30%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.38%) PeopleCode
8 3 (1.38%) SQR
9 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.46%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 217 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 46 (21.20%) Degree
3 43 (19.82%) OCA
4 29 (13.36%) SC Cleared
4 29 (13.36%) Security Cleared
5 11 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (4.61%) RHCE
6 10 (4.61%) RHCSA
7 9 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.76%) MCITP
9 4 (1.84%) IBM Certification
9 4 (1.84%) MBA
10 3 (1.38%) MCTS
11 2 (0.92%) MCSE
12 1 (0.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.99%) SLA
2 5 (2.30%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.84%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.92%) QA
5 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 123 (56.68%) Oracle RAC
2 60 (27.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.07%) VMware ESX
5 10 (4.61%) Active Directory
5 10 (4.61%) vSphere
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.46%) OCFS2
6 1 (0.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 57 (26.27%) Data Guard
2 25 (11.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (4.61%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (3.23%) SCCM
4 7 (3.23%) SCOM
5 6 (2.76%) Oracle Statspack
6 3 (1.38%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.46%) Legato
7 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 209 (96.31%) Oracle
2 53 (24.42%) Microsoft
3 38 (17.51%) Red Hat
4 23 (10.60%) VMware
5 15 (6.91%) EMC
6 10 (4.61%) Veritas
7 9 (4.15%) SAP
8 4 (1.84%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.84%) IBM
8 4 (1.84%) NetApp
9 3 (1.38%) HP
9 3 (1.38%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.38%) Cisco
10 2 (0.92%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.92%) Computacenter
10 2 (0.92%) Remedy
10 2 (0.92%) McAfee
10 2 (0.92%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.46%) Tieto
11 1 (0.46%) F5
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 27 days holiday, banking bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 18 days ago