Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1034 915 737
Rank change year-on-year -119 -178 -77
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 144 310 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.93% 1.88% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 128 149 465
UK median annual salary £44,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,831 £40,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,000 £70,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 15415 16525 16789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.65% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12597 13351 13567
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -99 131 £44,000 -20.00% 4
UK excluding London -5 130 £44,000 -7.37% 1
South East +53 41 £47,000 -1.05%
East of England +17 37 £47,000 -6.00%
North of England -22 27 £42,500 -5.56%
Midlands +39 20 £43,000 -3.37%
North East +33 20 £50,491 +44.26%
East Midlands +41 16 £40,000 -27.27%
London -84 12 £40,500 -26.36% 3
Scotland - 9 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +2 6 £38,250 -10.00%
South West +4 5 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +13 4 £51,875 +28.09%
Wales +10 2 £38,500 -14.44%
North West -45 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Oracle
1 144 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 114 (79.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 93 (64.58%) Oracle RMAN
4 89 (61.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 83 (57.64%) Performance Tuning
6 82 (56.94%) Oracle RAC
7 79 (54.86%) SQL
8 74 (51.39%) Linux
8 74 (51.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 67 (46.53%) Unix
10 64 (44.44%) PL/SQL
11 50 (34.72%) Shell Script
12 46 (31.94%) Oracle Certification
13 41 (28.47%) RDBMS
13 41 (28.47%) Relational Database
14 38 (26.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 37 (25.69%) SQL Server
16 33 (22.92%) High Availability
17 32 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
18 29 (20.14%) OCP
19 28 (19.44%) ITIL
20 25 (17.36%) Disaster Recovery
21 24 (16.67%) WebLogic
22 22 (15.28%) Security Cleared
23 21 (14.58%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
24 20 (13.89%) Degree
24 20 (13.89%) Windows
25 19 (13.19%) AIX
25 19 (13.19%) Oracle9i Database

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 24 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 12 (8.33%) Apache
3 10 (6.94%) JBoss
3 10 (6.94%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (4.86%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 18 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (7.64%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.08%) iTrent
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.69%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.69%) Firewall
3 1 (0.69%) LAN
3 1 (0.69%) SAN
3 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 114 (79.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 89 (61.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 41 (28.47%) RDBMS
4 41 (28.47%) Relational Database
5 37 (25.69%) SQL Server
6 32 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (13.19%) Oracle9i Database
8 15 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (4.86%) MySQL
11 7 (4.86%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (4.86%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (9.03%) Oracle APEX
2 11 (7.64%) Subversion
3 6 (4.17%) Toad
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (9.72%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Automotive
2 11 (7.64%) Publishing
2 11 (7.64%) Retail
3 3 (2.08%) Banking
4 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Law
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Local Government
5 1 (0.69%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 131 (90.97%) DBA
2 126 (87.50%) Oracle DBA
3 49 (34.03%) Administrator
4 19 (13.19%) Senior DBA
5 16 (11.11%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 11 (7.64%) Development DBA
6 11 (7.64%) Oracle Development DBA
7 7 (4.86%) Architect
7 7 (4.86%) DBA Manager
7 7 (4.86%) Technical Manager
8 6 (4.17%) ITIL Manager
8 6 (4.17%) Linux Support
8 6 (4.17%) Middleware Architect
8 6 (4.17%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.47%) Junior
9 5 (3.47%) Junior DBA
9 5 (3.47%) Junior Oracle DBA
9 5 (3.47%) SQL DBA
10 4 (2.78%) Database Manager
10 4 (2.78%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (26.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 13 (9.03%) Middleware
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.39%) Java EE
5 1 (0.69%) .NET
5 1 (0.69%) HTML
5 1 (0.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Clustering
2 12 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.94%) Replication
4 6 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.47%) Fintech
6 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 74 (51.39%) Linux
2 67 (46.53%) Unix
3 20 (13.89%) Windows
4 19 (13.19%) AIX
5 18 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
6 16 (11.11%) Solaris
7 4 (2.78%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (57.64%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (22.92%) High Availability
3 28 (19.44%) ITIL
4 25 (17.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (11.81%) Mentoring
7 16 (11.11%) Database Tuning
8 15 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (9.72%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (8.33%) Project Management
11 11 (7.64%) Analytics
11 11 (7.64%) Change Management
11 11 (7.64%) Data Analytics
11 11 (7.64%) ERP
11 11 (7.64%) Logistics
11 11 (7.64%) Server Building
11 11 (7.64%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.25%) DevOps
13 7 (4.86%) Change Control
13 7 (4.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 79 (54.86%) SQL
2 64 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 50 (34.72%) Shell Script
4 11 (7.64%) Java
4 11 (7.64%) Korn
5 4 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.78%) Python
6 3 (2.08%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.39%) Perl
7 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (31.94%) Oracle Certification
2 29 (20.14%) OCP
3 22 (15.28%) Security Cleared
4 20 (13.89%) Degree
5 12 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.47%) OCA
7 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) SLA
2 3 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 82 (56.94%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (10.42%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 93 (64.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 74 (51.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (14.58%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 14 (9.72%) NetBackup
5 11 (7.64%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (2.78%) SCOM
8 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.69%) Ansible
9 1 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.69%) Grafana
9 1 (0.69%) Netcool
9 1 (0.69%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Flashback
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.69%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.69%) Puppet
9 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 144 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (12.50%) IBM
3 14 (9.72%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.17%) Sun
5 5 (3.47%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.78%) Siebel
7 3 (2.08%) Cognos
7 3 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.08%) VMware
8 2 (1.39%) EMC
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco
9 1 (0.69%) HP
9 1 (0.69%) Netezza
9 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow