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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 786 786 782
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing OCP 95 106 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 78 63
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £37,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £51,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.07% +20.58%

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
31391 28720 30137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.33% 27.26% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24987 22543 24799
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 27 February 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -30 78 £47,500 -9.52% 2
London +62 53 £56,250 -2.17% 1
Scotland - 13 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -3 10 £40,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire -5 9 £40,000 -11.11%
South East -29 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
City of London +8 8 £62,500 +4.16%
Leeds -5 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey -7 8 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Camberley - 7 £42,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 7 £60,000 -
East Midlands +18 6 £35,000 -33.33%
Glasgow - 6 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire +7 4 - -
Nottingham +5 4 - -
Isle of Man - 4 £50,000 -
Harrow - 3 £47,500 -
South Yorkshire -4 1 £29,500 -
Bradford -7 1 - -
Sheffield -13 1 £29,500 -
Hampshire -17 1 £39,000 -33.61%
Northamptonshire - 1 £35,000 -
Staines - 1 £46,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 184 (95.83%) Oracle
3 162 (84.38%) Oracle Database
4 128 (66.67%) SQL
5 121 (63.02%) Oracle RAC
6 101 (52.60%) PL/SQL
7 91 (47.40%) SQL Server
8 83 (43.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 82 (42.71%) Performance Tuning
10 81 (42.19%) Linux
10 81 (42.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 62 (32.29%) UNIX
12 61 (31.77%) Data Guard
13 56 (29.17%) Windows
14 51 (26.56%) Oracle RMAN
15 49 (25.52%) Degree
16 48 (25.00%) Finance
16 48 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 46 (23.96%) Oracle EBS
18 45 (23.44%) Oracle Reports
19 41 (21.35%) ITIL
20 38 (19.79%) Relational Database
21 37 (19.27%) RDBMS
22 36 (18.75%) OCA
23 35 (18.23%) Red Hat
24 33 (17.19%) Clustering
25 32 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 30 (15.63%) WebLogic
27 28 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
28 26 (13.54%) Shell Script

OCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 17 (8.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (5.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.08%) JBoss
4 4 (2.08%) Apache
5 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.52%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 15 (7.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 46 (23.96%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.46%) SAN
2 10 (5.21%) NAS
3 6 (3.13%) LDAP
4 4 (2.08%) DMZ
4 4 (2.08%) SSL
5 3 (1.56%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.04%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.04%) DNS
7 1 (0.52%) HTTP
7 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (84.38%) Oracle Database
2 91 (47.40%) SQL Server
3 83 (43.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 81 (42.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 45 (23.44%) Oracle Reports
6 38 (19.79%) Relational Database
7 37 (19.27%) RDBMS
8 28 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (10.42%) MySQL
10 16 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 9 (4.69%) Oracle9i Database
13 8 (4.17%) OLTP
14 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
15 6 (3.13%) Oracle OWB
15 6 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
16 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (10.42%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (2.60%) Toad
4 3 (1.56%) PeopleTools
4 3 (1.56%) ProC
General
1 48 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (5.73%) Back Office
3 9 (4.69%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.17%) Banking
5 7 (3.65%) Retail
6 6 (3.13%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 138 (71.88%) DBA
2 124 (64.58%) Oracle DBA
3 47 (24.48%) Administrator
4 30 (15.63%) Senior DBA
5 27 (14.06%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 20 (10.42%) Developer
7 16 (8.33%) Consultant
7 16 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
8 15 (7.81%) Database Consultant
9 14 (7.29%) SQL DBA
10 13 (6.77%) SQL Server DBA
11 11 (5.73%) Junior
11 11 (5.73%) Junior DBA
11 11 (5.73%) Junior Oracle DBA
12 10 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.21%) Graduate
13 9 (4.69%) Oracle Developer
14 8 (4.17%) Team Leader
14 8 (4.17%) Server Administrator
15 6 (3.13%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.69%) .NET
2 8 (4.17%) Middleware
3 6 (3.13%) REST
3 6 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (2.60%) J2EE
5 4 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.04%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.04%) XML
7 1 (0.52%) Java SE
7 1 (0.52%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.19%) Clustering
2 22 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.90%) Computer Science
4 18 (9.38%) Replication
5 11 (5.73%) Data Integration
6 10 (5.21%) Mathematics
6 10 (5.21%) Physics
7 8 (4.17%) Kindle
8 6 (3.13%) Open Source
8 6 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (2.60%) Freedom of Information Act
9 5 (2.60%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.52%) Statistics
12 1 (0.52%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 81 (42.19%) Linux
2 62 (32.29%) UNIX
3 56 (29.17%) Windows
4 32 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (7.81%) Solaris
6 13 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (5.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.52%) HPUX
9 1 (0.52%) VMS
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (42.71%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (21.35%) ITIL
3 25 (13.02%) SOA
4 21 (10.94%) Database Security
5 18 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 16 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 11 (5.73%) Performance Analysis
7 11 (5.73%) High Availability
7 11 (5.73%) Service Delivery
7 11 (5.73%) Workflow
7 11 (5.73%) ETL
8 10 (5.21%) Time Management
8 10 (5.21%) Database Theory
9 9 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (4.69%) Change Control
9 9 (4.69%) E-Commerce
9 9 (4.69%) ERP
10 8 (4.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (66.67%) SQL
2 101 (52.60%) PL/SQL
3 26 (13.54%) Shell Script
4 18 (9.38%) Perl
4 18 (9.38%) Java
5 16 (8.33%) C
6 7 (3.65%) C#
7 5 (2.60%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.04%) PeopleCode
8 2 (1.04%) SQR
9 1 (0.52%) AWK
9 1 (0.52%) Korn
9 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.52%) sed
9 1 (0.52%) Python
9 1 (0.52%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 192 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 49 (25.52%) Degree
3 36 (18.75%) OCA
4 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.77%) SC Cleared
5 13 (6.77%) Security Cleared
6 10 (5.21%) MCITP
6 10 (5.21%) RHCSA
7 9 (4.69%) IBM Certification
8 3 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.04%) MCSE
9 2 (1.04%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.52%) MCP
10 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.52%) MCTS
10 1 (0.52%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 7 (3.65%) SLA
3 4 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.04%) QA
5 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 121 (63.02%) Oracle RAC
2 51 (26.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.08%) OCFS2
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 61 (31.77%) Data Guard
2 14 (7.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (3.13%) Oracle Statspack
4 4 (2.08%) Legato
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (1.04%) Ansible
5 2 (1.04%) logstash
6 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 184 (95.83%) Oracle
2 48 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 35 (18.23%) Red Hat
4 14 (7.29%) VMware
5 10 (5.21%) Veritas
6 9 (4.69%) IBM
7 3 (1.56%) EMC
7 3 (1.56%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.04%) SAP
8 2 (1.04%) Sun
8 2 (1.04%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.04%) NetApp
8 2 (1.04%) Splunk
8 2 (1.04%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.52%) Tieto
9 1 (0.52%) F5
9 1 (0.52%) Remedy
9 1 (0.52%) Informatica
9 1 (0.52%) Compuware
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
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