Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 986 1000 1067
Rank change year-on-year +14 +67 -132
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 91 171 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.50% 0.98% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60 113 125
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +12.36% -19.09%
10th Percentile £31,925 £37,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £62,250 £58,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -7.37%

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 18,304 17,368 15,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.07% 10.51% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13,755 13,829 12,792
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 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
England +2 84 £52,500 +5.00% 11
UK excluding London -18 59 £50,000 - 10
London +65 32 £80,000 +45.45% 2
South East +19 27 £41,000 -21.90% 5
North of England +6 10 £37,500 -16.67%
East of England +47 9 £53,500 +12.63% 2
North West +28 9 £36,250 -19.44%
Scotland +19 7 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Midlands +34 4 £50,000 -6.10% 2
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 - 1
South West +8 2 £41,643 -16.71%
Yorkshire -21 1 £42,500 +10.39%

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 91 (100.00%) Oracle
2 55 (60.44%) SQL
3 51 (56.04%) Oracle Database
4 48 (52.75%) High Availability
5 42 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
6 38 (41.76%) ITIL
7 35 (38.46%) Unix
7 35 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
8 32 (35.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 30 (32.97%) Finance
9 30 (32.97%) SQL Server
10 27 (29.67%) Solaris
11 26 (28.57%) Linux
12 25 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (27.47%) Oracle Database 12c
12 25 (27.47%) Oracle Exadata
13 23 (25.27%) Windows
13 23 (25.27%) Active Directory
13 23 (25.27%) Firmware
14 22 (24.18%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (24.18%) Oracle Database 11g
14 22 (24.18%) Relational Database
15 20 (21.98%) Degree
16 18 (19.78%) Bash Shell
16 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
16 18 (19.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 18 (19.78%) PL/SQL
17 17 (18.68%) Oracle Forms
17 17 (18.68%) Oracle EBS
17 17 (18.68%) ServiceNow

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 13 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.79%) JBoss
2 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) Azure
2 7 (7.69%) PaaS
3 6 (6.59%) IaaS
4 5 (5.49%) AWS
5 3 (3.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) NAS
1 6 (6.59%) SAN
2 4 (4.40%) Firewall
2 4 (4.40%) LAN
2 4 (4.40%) WAN
3 1 (1.10%) DHCP
3 1 (1.10%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.10%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (56.04%) Oracle Database
2 30 (32.97%) SQL Server
3 25 (27.47%) Oracle Database 12c
3 25 (27.47%) Oracle Exadata
4 22 (24.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (24.18%) Relational Database
5 16 (17.58%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (16.48%) RDBMS
7 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
8 6 (6.59%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2017
8 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
9 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (4.40%) Couchbase
10 4 (4.40%) Ingres
10 4 (4.40%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (3.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.30%) JIRA
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (32.97%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (4.40%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
4 2 (2.20%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Police
Job Titles
1 62 (68.13%) DBA
2 52 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
3 24 (26.37%) Administrator
4 14 (15.38%) Senior DBA
5 7 (7.69%) Oracle Financials DBA
6 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 6 (6.59%) SQL DBA
6 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.49%) Operations Support Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Database Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Junior Oracle DBA
10 2 (2.20%) MySQL DBA
10 2 (2.20%) Oracle Architect
10 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) Flash
2 8 (8.79%) .NET
2 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET
2 8 (8.79%) Backbone.js
2 8 (8.79%) CSS
2 8 (8.79%) HTML
2 8 (8.79%) jQuery
3 7 (7.69%) Middleware
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.10%) COM
5 1 (1.10%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.10%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Clustering
2 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Replication
4 2 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.10%) CMDB
5 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.10%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.46%) Unix
2 27 (29.67%) Solaris
3 26 (28.57%) Linux
4 23 (25.27%) Windows
5 7 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.59%) AIX
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.49%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.75%) High Availability
2 38 (41.76%) ITIL
3 35 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (24.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (18.68%) Security Hardening
7 16 (17.58%) Information Security
8 12 (13.19%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (13.19%) Ticket Management
9 11 (12.09%) Capacity Management
9 11 (12.09%) Statistics
10 10 (10.99%) Change Management
10 10 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.99%) Migration
11 9 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (9.89%) Service Management
12 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
13 7 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 55 (60.44%) SQL
2 18 (19.78%) Bash Shell
2 18 (19.78%) PL/SQL
3 15 (16.48%) PowerShell
4 10 (10.99%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.79%) C#
6 6 (6.59%) Java
7 2 (2.20%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) Korn
8 1 (1.10%) Python
8 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Degree
2 9 (9.89%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (8.79%) OCP
4 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.59%) MCP
6 3 (3.30%) OCA
7 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.10%) MCSE
8 1 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (25.27%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.27%) Firmware
3 5 (5.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.10%) Gluster
4 1 (1.10%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (35.16%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (19.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (13.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 5 (5.49%) Ansible
4 5 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (4.40%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Statspack
7 2 (2.20%) Foglight
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (1.10%) AppManager
8 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.68%) ServiceNow
4 10 (10.99%) Splunk
5 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.59%) Sybase
5 6 (6.59%) VMware
6 4 (4.40%) Actian
6 4 (4.40%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.20%) Cisco
7 2 (2.20%) Dell
7 2 (2.20%) IBM
7 2 (2.20%) NetApp
8 1 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.10%) Citrix
8 1 (1.10%) Delphix
8 1 (1.10%) EMC
8 1 (1.10%) Forcepoint