Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1024 921 767
Rank change year-on-year -103 -154 -92
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 165 302 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.05% 1.86% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 144 152 421
UK median annual salary £44,000 £51,152 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.98% -2.57% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.37% - +5.56%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15758 16262 16831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.77% 8.69% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12923 13142 13660
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Guard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Guard over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Top 15 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
England -88 149 £44,000 -16.19% 8
UK excluding London -1 148 £44,000 -7.37% 4
North of England +1 43 £42,500 -5.56% 2
South East +29 36 £47,000 -1.05%
East of England -1 34 £44,500 -11.00% 1
Midlands +15 23 £43,250 -12.63%
North East +13 20 £50,491 +44.26%
East Midlands +33 19 £41,500 -24.55%
Yorkshire +1 16 £37,500 -11.76% 1
London -106 14 £42,750 -22.27% 3
Scotland - 9 £37,500 -
North West -25 7 £55,000 - 1
South West +8 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wales +4 5 £38,500 -14.44%
West Midlands +4 4 £52,500 +19.32%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Guard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 165 (100.00%) Oracle
1 165 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 136 (82.42%) Oracle Database 12c
3 105 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 102 (61.82%) Oracle RMAN
5 100 (60.61%) Performance Tuning
6 89 (53.94%) Oracle RAC
6 89 (53.94%) SQL
7 79 (47.88%) Linux
8 76 (46.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 74 (44.85%) Unix
10 73 (44.24%) PL/SQL
11 53 (32.12%) Shell Script
12 52 (31.52%) Oracle Certification
13 47 (28.48%) RDBMS
13 47 (28.48%) Relational Database
14 44 (26.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 40 (24.24%) SQL Server
16 34 (20.61%) OCP
16 34 (20.61%) High Availability
17 33 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
17 33 (20.00%) Windows
18 31 (18.79%) WebLogic
19 27 (16.36%) ITIL
20 26 (15.76%) Disaster Recovery
21 25 (15.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
22 22 (13.33%) Change Management
22 22 (13.33%) Java
22 22 (13.33%) Security Cleared
22 22 (13.33%) Degree

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (18.79%) WebLogic
2 10 (6.06%) Apache
3 9 (5.45%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (4.85%) JBoss
5 4 (2.42%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 19 (11.52%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (8.48%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.82%) iTrent
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.61%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) HTTP
2 2 (1.21%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) LAN
3 1 (0.61%) SAN
3 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 136 (82.42%) Oracle Database 12c
3 105 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 47 (28.48%) RDBMS
4 47 (28.48%) Relational Database
5 40 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 33 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 20 (12.12%) Oracle9i Database
8 16 (9.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (9.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (7.88%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (5.45%) MySQL
11 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (4.24%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (4.24%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 6 (3.64%) DB2
13 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (8.48%) Oracle APEX
2 12 (7.27%) Subversion
3 8 (4.85%) Toad
4 5 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (10.91%) Finance
2 12 (7.27%) Automotive
2 12 (7.27%) Publishing
2 12 (7.27%) Retail
3 4 (2.42%) Banking
4 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Law
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Local Government
5 1 (0.61%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 143 (86.67%) DBA
2 136 (82.42%) Oracle DBA
3 62 (37.58%) Administrator
4 23 (13.94%) Senior DBA
5 20 (12.12%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 12 (7.27%) Analyst
6 12 (7.27%) Consultant
6 12 (7.27%) Development DBA
6 12 (7.27%) Oracle Development DBA
7 10 (6.06%) SAP Analyst
7 10 (6.06%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 8 (4.85%) SAP Administrator
8 8 (4.85%) SAP Basis Administrator
8 8 (4.85%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 8 (4.85%) SAP Consultant
9 7 (4.24%) DBA Manager
10 6 (3.64%) ITIL Manager
10 6 (3.64%) Linux Support
10 6 (3.64%) Technical Manager
11 5 (3.03%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 13 (7.88%) Middleware
3 10 (6.06%) SAP Basis
4 6 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (2.42%) Java EE
6 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) Clustering
2 14 (8.48%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.27%) Replication
4 6 (3.64%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.03%) Fintech
6 3 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.61%) CMDB
7 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 79 (47.88%) Linux
2 74 (44.85%) Unix
3 33 (20.00%) Windows
4 20 (12.12%) AIX
4 20 (12.12%) Solaris
5 19 (11.52%) Oracle Linux
6 16 (9.70%) Windows Server
7 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (60.61%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (20.61%) High Availability
3 27 (16.36%) ITIL
4 26 (15.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (13.33%) Change Management
6 19 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (10.91%) Database Tuning
7 18 (10.91%) Mentoring
8 15 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (8.48%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (7.88%) Analytics
10 13 (7.88%) Problem Management
11 12 (7.27%) Data Analytics
11 12 (7.27%) Logistics
11 12 (7.27%) Server Building
11 12 (7.27%) Software Engineering
12 11 (6.67%) DevOps
12 11 (6.67%) ERP
13 10 (6.06%) Incident Management
13 10 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (53.94%) SQL
2 73 (44.24%) PL/SQL
3 53 (32.12%) Shell Script
4 22 (13.33%) Java
5 13 (7.88%) Korn
6 10 (6.06%) ABAP
7 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.82%) Python
9 2 (1.21%) Perl
9 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (31.52%) Oracle Certification
2 34 (20.61%) OCP
3 22 (13.33%) Degree
3 22 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.82%) OCA
5 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) SLA
2 4 (2.42%) QA
3 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 89 (53.94%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (10.30%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 102 (61.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 76 (46.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 25 (15.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 14 (8.48%) NetBackup
5 9 (5.45%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (2.42%) SCOM
8 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.21%) Oracle Flashback
9 1 (0.61%) Ansible
9 1 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.61%) Grafana
9 1 (0.61%) Netcool
9 1 (0.61%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.61%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 165 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.09%) IBM
4 10 (6.06%) SAP
5 6 (3.64%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.64%) Sun
6 4 (2.42%) Siebel
6 4 (2.42%) VMware
7 3 (1.82%) Cognos
7 3 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.21%) EMC
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco
9 1 (0.61%) HP
9 1 (0.61%) Murex
9 1 (0.61%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.61%) WorldPay