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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 797 854 821
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -33
Permanent jobs citing OCP 105 84 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.071% 0.058%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 101 68 54
Average salary £60,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
30106 32256 29975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.20% 27.31% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23879 25494 24281
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

OCP Salary Histogram in the UK

OCP
Top 23 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 3 July 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 +50 102 £60,000 +33.33% 4
London +85 77 £60,000 +9.09% 3
City of London +53 25 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Warrington - 9 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 9 £45,000 -
North West - 9 £45,000 -
South East +6 8 £53,500 -17.69% 1
Berkshire -7 4 £54,250 -16.53%
Surrey +10 3 £42,500 +26.86%
Glasgow +8 3 £45,000 -
Scotland +1 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Reading -8 3 £55,000 -15.38%
Liverpool - 3 £45,000 -
St Helens - 3 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire -11 1 £57,500 -22.03% 1
Yorkshire -22 1 £29,500 -26.25%
South Yorkshire - 1 £29,500 -
Winchester - 1 £57,500 -
Staines - 1 £46,000 -
Redhill - 1 £42,500 -
Reigate - 1 £42,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £29,500 -

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 188 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 187 (99.47%) Oracle
3 165 (87.77%) Oracle Database
4 143 (76.06%) SQL
5 118 (62.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 102 (54.26%) Oracle RAC
7 100 (53.19%) SQL Server
8 94 (50.00%) Linux
9 87 (46.28%) PL/SQL
10 71 (37.77%) Performance Tuning
11 69 (36.70%) Oracle Database 12c
12 68 (36.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 68 (36.17%) Finance
13 66 (35.11%) Data Guard
14 63 (33.51%) Oracle RMAN
14 63 (33.51%) ITIL
15 58 (30.85%) Relational Database
16 57 (30.32%) RDBMS
17 48 (25.53%) Database Security
18 45 (23.94%) UNIX
19 44 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
20 42 (22.34%) Windows
21 37 (19.68%) ETL
22 36 (19.15%) Banking
23 35 (18.62%) WebLogic
23 35 (18.62%) Oracle EBS
24 34 (18.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 34 (18.09%) Clustering
25 33 (17.55%) Oracle Exadata
26 32 (17.02%) Microsoft

OCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (18.62%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.13%) Tuxedo
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle 9iAS
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (1.60%) Lync
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.60%) ProjectWise
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (18.62%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (15.96%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (4.26%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (3.19%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (1.60%) Primavera
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.98%) SaaS
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.60%) DNS
2 3 (1.60%) SSL
2 3 (1.60%) LDAP
2 3 (1.60%) LAN
2 3 (1.60%) WAN
2 3 (1.60%) DHCP
2 3 (1.60%) DMZ
3 2 (1.06%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) SAN
4 1 (0.53%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (87.77%) Oracle Database
2 118 (62.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 100 (53.19%) SQL Server
4 69 (36.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 68 (36.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 58 (30.85%) Relational Database
7 57 (30.32%) RDBMS
8 44 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (18.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (17.55%) Oracle Exadata
11 30 (15.96%) MySQL
12 23 (12.23%) OLTP
13 19 (10.11%) Data Mining
13 19 (10.11%) OLAP
13 19 (10.11%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (10.11%) Oracle OLAP
14 17 (9.04%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (8.51%) Oracle9i Database
15 16 (8.51%) NoSQL
16 14 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.32%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.19%) Toad
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.53%) PeopleTools
4 1 (0.53%) ProC
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.53%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (36.17%) Finance
2 36 (19.15%) Banking
3 6 (3.19%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.53%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 126 (67.02%) DBA
2 105 (55.85%) Oracle DBA
3 48 (25.53%) Administrator
4 43 (22.87%) Developer
5 32 (17.02%) Senior DBA
6 29 (15.43%) Oracle Developer
6 29 (15.43%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 25 (13.30%) Senior Developer
8 19 (10.11%) SQL DBA
9 18 (9.57%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 14 (7.45%) SQL Server DBA
11 13 (6.91%) Java Developer
12 12 (6.38%) Team Leader
12 12 (6.38%) Oracle Team Leader
13 8 (4.26%) PostgreSQL DBA
14 7 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
14 7 (3.72%) Oracle Database Developer
14 7 (3.72%) Server Administrator
14 7 (3.72%) Database Developer
14 7 (3.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 13 (6.91%) Java SE
3 9 (4.79%) Middleware
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.60%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.06%) J2EE
5 2 (1.06%) Velocity
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (0.53%) OC4J
6 1 (0.53%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.09%) Clustering
2 27 (14.36%) Replication
3 16 (8.51%) Kindle
4 11 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.72%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.72%) Physics
8 6 (3.19%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.66%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.13%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.60%) Life Science
11 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 94 (50.00%) Linux
2 45 (23.94%) UNIX
3 42 (22.34%) Windows
4 23 (12.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.66%) Solaris
6 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.53%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.77%) Performance Tuning
2 63 (33.51%) ITIL
3 48 (25.53%) Database Security
4 37 (19.68%) ETL
5 29 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (14.36%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (13.83%) Capacity Planning
8 23 (12.23%) Data Modelling
9 20 (10.64%) Data Architecture
10 18 (9.57%) Service Management
11 17 (9.04%) Change Control
12 16 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
12 16 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (7.45%) TDD
13 14 (7.45%) Service Delivery
13 14 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (6.91%) UML
14 13 (6.91%) OO
15 11 (5.85%) ERP
16 10 (5.32%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 143 (76.06%) SQL
2 87 (46.28%) PL/SQL
3 30 (15.96%) C
4 27 (14.36%) Shell Script
5 24 (12.77%) Java
6 12 (6.38%) Scala
7 9 (4.79%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.79%) Perl
8 5 (2.66%) Python
8 5 (2.66%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.13%) sed
9 4 (2.13%) AWK
9 4 (2.13%) Korn
9 4 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.60%) Prolog
11 1 (0.53%) Uniface
11 1 (0.53%) PeopleCode
11 1 (0.53%) C#
11 1 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 188 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 27 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (13.30%) MCITP
4 21 (11.17%) Degree
5 20 (10.64%) OCA
6 16 (8.51%) IBM Certification
7 9 (4.79%) MCTS
8 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.06%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.53%) MCP
10 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.51%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.60%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 102 (54.26%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.60%) OCFS2
3 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.60%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 66 (35.11%) Data Guard
2 63 (33.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 28 (14.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.13%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (1.60%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.60%) Legato
6 2 (1.06%) Ansible
6 2 (1.06%) logstash
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 187 (99.47%) Oracle
2 32 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.23%) Red Hat
4 16 (8.51%) IBM
5 15 (7.98%) VMware
6 5 (2.66%) Veritas
7 4 (2.13%) CommVault
7 4 (2.13%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.13%) Siebel
8 3 (1.60%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.06%) Sun
9 2 (1.06%) Splunk
10 1 (0.53%) Tieto
10 1 (0.53%) Informatica
10 1 (0.53%) NetApp
10 1 (0.53%) Compuware
10 1 (0.53%) HP
10 1 (0.53%) EMC
10 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft
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