Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 722 979 1017
Rank change year-on-year +257 +38 +37
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 53 110 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.080% 0.077% 0.097%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 0.60% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 98 104
Median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - +12.36%
10th Percentile £27,750 £32,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £73,313 £78,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,800 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.00% -10.00% +12.36%

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 9,954 18,455 18,006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.96% 12.90% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7,954 14,037 14,238
Median annual salary £62,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.26% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,068 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Guard.

Salary trend for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Guard over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Top 12 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 4 August 2020. 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 +269 53 £48,750 -2.50% 3
UK excluding London +270 47 £37,800 -16.00% 4
Midlands +143 25 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +174 17 £37,800 +13.68%
East Midlands +89 14 £47,500 -5.00%
West Midlands - 10 - -
London +168 6 £69,375 +35.37%
East of England +94 3 - - 1
Work from Home - 2 £37,800 -
North of England +157 1 £55,000 +46.67% 1
Yorkshire +131 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
South West +98 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, 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 with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (88.68%) Oracle RMAN
3 37 (69.81%) Linux
4 33 (62.26%) Oracle Database
5 30 (56.60%) Unix
6 26 (49.06%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (47.17%) AIX
8 24 (45.28%) Oracle RAC
8 24 (45.28%) Azure
9 22 (41.51%) SQL
9 22 (41.51%) AWS
10 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (39.62%) Java
11 20 (37.74%) ABAP
11 20 (37.74%) SAP
11 20 (37.74%) SAP Basis
11 20 (37.74%) Apache Flex
12 18 (33.96%) PL/SQL
13 17 (32.08%) Oracle Certification
13 17 (32.08%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (30.19%) Windows
15 15 (28.30%) OCP
16 14 (26.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 12 (22.64%) WebLogic
18 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database 11g
19 10 (18.87%) OCA
20 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
21 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
21 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database 12c
22 7 (13.21%) High Availability

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 12 (22.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 24 (45.28%) Azure
2 22 (41.51%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (62.26%) Oracle Database
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2017
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) DBA
2 23 (43.40%) Consultant
2 23 (43.40%) Oracle DBA
3 20 (37.74%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 20 (37.74%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Senior DBA
5 4 (7.55%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Database Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Remote Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.89%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Junior DBA
8 1 (1.89%) Junior Oracle DBA
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) Apache Flex
1 20 (37.74%) SAP Basis
2 5 (9.43%) Middleware
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (5.66%) PostGIS
5 1 (1.89%) LDAP
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.89%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Replication
2 4 (7.55%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) Linux
2 30 (56.60%) Unix
3 25 (47.17%) AIX
4 16 (30.19%) Windows
5 5 (9.43%) Solaris
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.08%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (13.21%) High Availability
5 5 (9.43%) Migration
6 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.55%) ITIL
6 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.77%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (3.77%) IT Strategy
7 2 (3.77%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.77%) Security Patching
7 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.77%) Storage Management
7 2 (3.77%) Validation
7 2 (3.77%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) SQL
2 21 (39.62%) Java
3 20 (37.74%) ABAP
4 18 (33.96%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.77%) Korn
8 1 (1.89%) Perl
8 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Oracle Certification
2 15 (28.30%) OCP
3 10 (18.87%) OCA
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) RHCE
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (45.28%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (88.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.77%) Ansible
3 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Statspack
3 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.89%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (37.74%) SAP
3 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.77%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft