Period
to 21 January 2021

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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 716 959 954
Rank change year-on-year +243 -5 +63
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 53 85 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.067% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.53% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 53 47 126
Median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £36,750 £28,350 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% +8.88%

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 10,451 16,123 17,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.39% 12.77% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8,592 12,445 13,575
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,075 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 21 January 2021.

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 21 January 2021. 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 +215 38 £50,000 -20.00% 6
UK excluding London +183 38 £46,000 -8.00% 7
London +196 15 £50,000 -37.50%
South East +155 13 £37,800 -31.27% 2
Wales - 10 £43,500 - 1
Work from Home - 10 £46,250 - 1
Midlands +91 8 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +60 8 £50,000 +81.82% 2
Scotland +51 5 £45,000 +20.00%
East of England +111 1 £57,500 +11.11%
North of England +82 1 £57,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 49 (92.45%) Oracle Database
3 35 (66.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 29 (54.72%) Linux
4 29 (54.72%) Oracle RAC
5 27 (50.94%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
7 19 (35.85%) SQL
7 19 (35.85%) WebLogic
7 19 (35.85%) Windows
8 18 (33.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 15 (28.30%) Unix
9 15 (28.30%) Replication
10 14 (26.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
11 13 (24.53%) Oracle Certification
11 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (22.64%) Azure
12 12 (22.64%) Shell Script
12 12 (22.64%) Clustering
12 12 (22.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 11 (20.75%) OCA
13 11 (20.75%) Red Hat
14 10 (18.87%) VMware
14 10 (18.87%) Oracle EBS
14 10 (18.87%) Database Tuning
14 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
14 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database 12c
15 9 (16.98%) Banking
15 9 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 19 (35.85%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Fuse
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Azure
2 8 (15.09%) AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
1 4 (7.55%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (92.45%) Oracle Database
2 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
3 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (16.98%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (11.32%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (9.43%) DTS
7 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (7.55%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (5.66%) Data Vault
9 3 (5.66%) OLAP
9 3 (5.66%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (5.66%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.77%) Toad
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (16.98%) Banking
2 7 (13.21%) Automotive
3 6 (11.32%) Publishing
3 6 (11.32%) Retail
4 5 (9.43%) Finance
5 2 (3.77%) Local Government
5 2 (3.77%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) DBA
2 35 (66.04%) Oracle DBA
3 14 (26.42%) Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 6 (11.32%) Senior DBA
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 6 (11.32%) Technical Support
6 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Database Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Oracle Financials DBA
7 4 (7.55%) Oracle Financials Support
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) AIX Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Support
8 2 (3.77%) Remote Support Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (13.21%) Middleware
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (5.66%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Replication
2 12 (22.64%) Clustering
3 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (11.32%) FMCG
4 6 (11.32%) LIMS
5 2 (3.77%) CMDB
5 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.77%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Linux
2 19 (35.85%) Windows
3 15 (28.30%) Unix
4 9 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.21%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (9.43%) AIX
7 3 (5.66%) Solaris
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (26.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
3 10 (18.87%) Database Tuning
4 8 (15.09%) High Availability
5 7 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (13.21%) Security Patching
6 6 (11.32%) E-business
6 6 (11.32%) Information Management
6 6 (11.32%) Logistics
6 6 (11.32%) SOA
7 5 (9.43%) ERP
7 5 (9.43%) Migration
7 5 (9.43%) Patch Management
8 4 (7.55%) Hardware Maintenance
8 4 (7.55%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (7.55%) Presales
8 4 (7.55%) Server Building
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.66%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) Shell Script
3 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
4 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.21%) Korn
5 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle Certification
2 11 (20.75%) OCA
3 8 (15.09%) OCP
4 7 (13.21%) Degree
5 4 (7.55%) MCP
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.77%) IBM Certification
6 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (54.72%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.77%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 35 (66.04%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Statspack
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (5.66%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.77%) Perfmon
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.75%) Red Hat
4 10 (18.87%) VMware
5 3 (5.66%) Informatica
6 2 (3.77%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.89%) Capita
7 1 (1.89%) IFS