The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 210 190 163
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -27
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 4 9 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.076% 0.18% 0.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.40% 2.95% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 30
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £42,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,050 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Data Guard
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
285 305 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.42% 6.23% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 219 254 256
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Guard
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard across the West Midlands region.

Data Guard Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Guard
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Guard across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Data Guard Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Guard
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(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
Birmingham +2 3 £42,500 - 1
Coventry -17 1 £45,500 -9.00%
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (91.67%) UNIX
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) OCA
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (66.67%) Time Management
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Guard 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 Data Guard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) DBA
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (66.67%) Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) UNIX
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) OCA
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Netezza