The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Apps Support
Rank 856 848 865
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle Applications Support 24 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.029% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.030% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 24
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -9.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Applications Support in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications Support
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Applications Support within the UK.

Oracle Applications Support Salary Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Applications Support over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Oracle Applications Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle Applications Support
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications Support within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
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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 -7 21 £42,500 +3.03%
North East - 8 £30,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £30,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £30,000 -
London -7 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Scotland +13 3 £42,500 -
South East - 3 £31,500 -
Edinburgh +1 2 £48,750 +14.70%
Slough - 2 £31,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £31,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £37,500 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Essex - 1 £42,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £42,500 -
Harlow - 1 £42,500 -
Linlithgow - 1 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £40,000 -

Oracle Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Applications Support in their job title 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 with Oracle Applications Support in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 25 (69.44%) UNIX
4 22 (61.11%) Oracle Applications
5 19 (52.78%) Finance
6 15 (41.67%) PL/SQL
7 13 (36.11%) Oracle EBS
8 12 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 8 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (19.44%) Business Objects
11 7 (19.44%) Windows
11 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (19.44%) Retek
11 7 (19.44%) Workflow
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (19.44%) Retail
11 7 (19.44%) QA
11 7 (19.44%) System Testing
11 7 (19.44%) Change Control
11 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 5 (13.89%) PVCS
13 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
13 5 (13.89%) UML

Oracle Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Applications Support in their job title 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 with Oracle Applications Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (13.89%) Toad
2 5 (13.89%) JDeveloper
2 5 (13.89%) TestDirector
2 5 (13.89%) PVCS
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Billing
3 2 (5.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (2.78%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) UNIX
2 7 (19.44%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Workflow
1 7 (19.44%) System Testing
1 7 (19.44%) Change Control
1 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
2 5 (13.89%) UML
2 5 (13.89%) RAD
2 5 (13.89%) SSADM
3 2 (5.56%) CRM
3 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (5.56%) Cash Management
3 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.78%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) Logistics
4 1 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Business Objects
2 7 (19.44%) Retek
3 5 (13.89%) Serena
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat