Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Data Guard skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Guard over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 784 779 784
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 52 121 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.066% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.58% 1.39% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32 89 116
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.64% -7.37%
10th Percentile £32,050 £36,650 £31,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,750 £56,313
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +13.64% -20.00%

Data Guard is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,939 8,730 7,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 11.34% 9.45% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6,623 6,783 6,279
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,800
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Data Guard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in the UK excluding London

Data Guard
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Guard in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Data Guard in the UK excluding London

Data Guard
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Guard in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Guard in the UK excluding London

Data Guard
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +26 26 £50,000 -4.76%
North of England +8 8 £37,500 -16.67% 2
East of England +54 7 £55,000 +15.79% 1
North West +35 7 £36,250 -25.64%
Midlands +38 4 £50,000 -6.10% 6
East Midlands +30 4 £50,000 +100.00% 4
Scotland +9 4 £36,500 -27.00% 2
South West +6 3 £50,000 - 2
Yorkshire -5 1 £42,500 +10.39%
Data Guard
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing Data Guard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 35 (67.31%) Oracle Database
3 28 (53.85%) SQL
4 26 (50.00%) Unix
5 24 (46.15%) ITIL
5 24 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 23 (44.23%) Performance Tuning
6 23 (44.23%) High Availability
7 20 (38.46%) Solaris
7 20 (38.46%) Linux
8 18 (34.62%) Windows
8 18 (34.62%) Oracle RAC
8 18 (34.62%) Oracle Database 12c
9 17 (32.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (32.69%) PL/SQL
10 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 16 (30.77%) Relational Database
11 15 (28.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (26.92%) Finance
12 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
13 13 (25.00%) SLA
13 13 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
13 13 (25.00%) Degree
13 13 (25.00%) Azure
13 13 (25.00%) Bash Shell
14 12 (23.08%) Ticket Management
14 12 (23.08%) Security Hardening
14 12 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (21.15%) WebLogic

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
2 7 (13.46%) JBoss
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.92%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Azure
2 3 (5.77%) AWS
2 3 (5.77%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) IaaS
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Firewall
1 5 (9.62%) LAN
1 5 (9.62%) WAN
2 3 (5.77%) NAS
2 3 (5.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.85%) DHCP
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (67.31%) Oracle Database
2 18 (34.62%) Oracle Database 12c
3 17 (32.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 9 (17.31%) RDBMS
6 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (7.69%) Couchbase
7 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (5.77%) Big Data
8 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.77%) MySQL
9 2 (3.85%) Ingres
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (3.85%) TKPROF
10 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Advertising
2 2 (3.85%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Public Sector
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Police
Job Titles
1 41 (78.85%) DBA
2 33 (63.46%) Oracle DBA
3 17 (32.69%) Administrator
4 10 (19.23%) Senior DBA
5 5 (9.62%) Operations Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 4 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Middleware Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) MySQL Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Middleware
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (7.69%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.69%) Backbone.js
3 4 (7.69%) CSS
3 4 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (7.69%) jQuery
4 2 (3.85%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.92%) COM
5 1 (1.92%) LDAP
5 1 (1.92%) Spring
5 1 (1.92%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) CMDB
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Unix
2 20 (38.46%) Linux
2 20 (38.46%) Solaris
3 18 (34.62%) Windows
4 7 (13.46%) AIX
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) ITIL
2 23 (44.23%) High Availability
2 23 (44.23%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.08%) Security Hardening
4 12 (23.08%) Ticket Management
5 10 (19.23%) Information Security
6 9 (17.31%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (11.54%) Change Management
8 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (11.54%) Migration
8 6 (11.54%) Statistics
9 5 (9.62%) Business Continuity
9 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
10 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (5.77%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) SQL
2 17 (32.69%) PL/SQL
3 13 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (5.77%) OCP
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) OCA
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 11 (21.15%) Firmware
4 2 (3.85%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.92%) NFS
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Statspack
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (3.85%) SCCM
7 1 (1.92%) AppManager
7 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (21.15%) ServiceNow
3 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.69%) IBM
4 4 (7.69%) Splunk
5 3 (5.77%) NetApp
5 3 (5.77%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) Actian
6 2 (3.85%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.85%) EMC
6 2 (3.85%) Forcepoint
6 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.92%) Avaya
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) Delphix
7 1 (1.92%) Remedy
7 1 (1.92%) Sun