Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 933 1041 995
Rank change year-on-year +108 -46 -138
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 149 165 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.84% 0.96% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 118 108 111
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% -6.00%
10th Percentile £38,250 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 17,735 17,134 14,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.29% 9.98% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13,661 13,565 11,948
UK median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 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 +77 127 £45,000 -10.00% 3
UK excluding London +28 83 £45,000 -5.26% 2
London +90 60 £45,000 -29.41% 1
South East +31 23 £47,500 -9.52% 1
South West +52 14 £45,000 -
Scotland +13 14 £42,500 -15.00%
East of England +50 12 £60,000 +26.32%
North of England +21 11 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Midlands +22 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire -14 6 £46,250 +20.13%
East Midlands +31 5 £45,000 +1.41%
North West +22 4 £35,000 -6.67%
West Midlands +20 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Northern Ireland -26 2 £50,000 -23.08%
North East - 1 £84,218 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 149 (100.00%) Oracle
2 117 (78.52%) Oracle Database
3 89 (59.73%) Performance Tuning
4 83 (55.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 77 (51.68%) SQL
5 77 (51.68%) Oracle RAC
6 74 (49.66%) Linux
7 69 (46.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 63 (42.28%) Oracle Database 12c
9 49 (32.89%) PL/SQL
10 40 (26.85%) Shell Script
10 40 (26.85%) SQL Server
11 39 (26.17%) Security Cleared
12 38 (25.50%) Unix
13 36 (24.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 36 (24.16%) OCP
13 36 (24.16%) Oracle Certification
14 35 (23.49%) MySQL
15 32 (21.48%) Relational Database
16 30 (20.13%) Disaster Recovery
17 27 (18.12%) Windows
18 26 (17.45%) Finance
19 23 (15.44%) PostgreSQL
20 22 (14.77%) RDBMS
20 22 (14.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
21 21 (14.09%) ITIL
21 21 (14.09%) Oracle 11i
22 20 (13.42%) Tomcat
23 19 (12.75%) High Availability
23 19 (12.75%) Freedom of Information

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 20 (13.42%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.07%) WebLogic
3 14 (9.40%) IIS
4 11 (7.38%) Apache
5 8 (5.37%) ColdFusion
5 8 (5.37%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.03%) JBoss
6 6 (4.03%) MS Exchange
7 5 (3.36%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.68%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (2.01%) WordPress
10 2 (1.34%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (3.36%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (14.09%) Oracle 11i
2 17 (11.41%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (11.41%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (10.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.36%) SaaS
3 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.34%) IaaS
4 2 (1.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.41%) Internet
2 11 (7.38%) Firewall
2 11 (7.38%) SAN
3 9 (6.04%) NAS
4 6 (4.03%) VLAN
5 5 (3.36%) LAN
5 5 (3.36%) Network Security
5 5 (3.36%) WAN
6 3 (2.01%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.67%) InfiniBand
7 1 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (78.52%) Oracle Database
2 69 (46.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 63 (42.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 40 (26.85%) SQL Server
5 35 (23.49%) MySQL
6 32 (21.48%) Relational Database
7 23 (15.44%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (14.77%) RDBMS
9 18 (12.08%) Oracle Exadata
10 13 (8.72%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (8.05%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (7.38%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (2.68%) VLDB
16 2 (1.34%) Ingres
16 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
16 2 (1.34%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (4.70%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.36%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.68%) JIRA
6 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (17.45%) Finance
2 12 (8.05%) Banking
3 11 (7.38%) Marketing
4 6 (4.03%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.03%) Military
4 6 (4.03%) Retail
4 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.36%) Electronics
5 5 (3.36%) Local Government
6 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.67%) Games
7 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (73.15%) DBA
2 99 (66.44%) Oracle DBA
3 45 (30.20%) Administrator
4 11 (7.38%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 10 (6.71%) Analyst
5 10 (6.71%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (6.04%) Consultant
6 9 (6.04%) Senior DBA
7 8 (5.37%) Architect
7 8 (5.37%) Oracle Consultant
7 8 (5.37%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 8 (5.37%) SQL DBA
7 8 (5.37%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (4.70%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (4.03%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 6 (4.03%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.03%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.36%) Database Engineer
11 4 (2.68%) Junior DBA
11 4 (2.68%) Junior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 14 (9.40%) .NET
2 14 (9.40%) Middleware
3 13 (8.72%) ASP.NET
3 13 (8.72%) CSS
3 13 (8.72%) HTML
3 13 (8.72%) jQuery
4 9 (6.04%) XML
5 8 (5.37%) LAMP
5 8 (5.37%) Web Services
6 6 (4.03%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (3.36%) Backbone.js
8 4 (2.68%) Velocity
9 2 (1.34%) JDBC
10 1 (0.67%) CGI
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) Freedom of Information
2 11 (7.38%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.71%) Replication
4 9 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.70%) Clustering
6 6 (4.03%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.01%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.01%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.34%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.67%) CMDB
9 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (49.66%) Linux
2 38 (25.50%) Unix
3 27 (18.12%) Windows
4 16 (10.74%) Windows Server
5 12 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.37%) Solaris
7 7 (4.70%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (3.36%) AIX
9 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (59.73%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (20.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (14.09%) ITIL
4 19 (12.75%) High Availability
5 17 (11.41%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (10.74%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (10.07%) Migration
8 13 (8.72%) Change Control
9 11 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.71%) DevOps
10 10 (6.71%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.37%) OO
12 7 (4.70%) Change Management
12 7 (4.70%) Computer Science
12 7 (4.70%) Performance Engineering
13 6 (4.03%) Presales
13 6 (4.03%) Proactive Monitoring
13 6 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (51.68%) SQL
2 49 (32.89%) PL/SQL
3 40 (26.85%) Shell Script
4 12 (8.05%) Java
5 11 (7.38%) PHP
6 9 (6.04%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.37%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.70%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.70%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.70%) Python
9 5 (3.36%) C#
10 4 (2.68%) Korn
10 4 (2.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (26.17%) Security Cleared
2 36 (24.16%) OCP
2 36 (24.16%) Oracle Certification
3 18 (12.08%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.05%) Degree
5 8 (5.37%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.36%) OCA
7 3 (2.01%) RHCE
8 2 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.34%) QA
1 2 (1.34%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (51.68%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (8.72%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.03%) Oracle Clusterware
4 6 (4.03%) XenApp
4 6 (4.03%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.34%) Gluster
6 1 (0.67%) Firmware
6 1 (0.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 83 (55.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 36 (24.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (8.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (4.03%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (2.68%) Ansible
5 4 (2.68%) Foglight
6 3 (2.01%) Puppet
7 2 (1.34%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (10.74%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.40%) VMware
4 13 (8.72%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.37%) Adobe
6 7 (4.70%) Cisco
7 6 (4.03%) Citrix
8 5 (3.36%) SAP
8 5 (3.36%) Veeam
9 4 (2.68%) Dell
10 3 (2.01%) IBM
11 2 (1.34%) Actian
11 2 (1.34%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.34%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.34%) Remedy
11 2 (1.34%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
12 1 (0.67%) Hitachi
12 1 (0.67%) Micro Focus
12 1 (0.67%) RedGate