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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1123 964 739
Rank change year-on-year -159 -225 +274
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 89 54 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.047% 0.082%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.30% 0.27% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 21
10th Percentile £46,050 £43,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £36,225
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.00% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £88,500 £67,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £37,800
% change year-on-year +21.05% +25.66% -16.00%

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 29,927 19,655 9,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.72% 17.18% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13,800 13,083 7,940
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,525
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,515 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.41% +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% -

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 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London -45 71 £57,500 +21.05% 4
England -185 62 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East of England - 21 - -
Work from Home -246 15 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South East -55 14 £55,000 +15.79%
Scotland - 14 £58,000 - 2
London -208 10 £90,000 +80.00% 1
South West - 9 - -
North of England -60 7 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Yorkshire -27 5 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Wales - 3 - -
North West -69 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 £85,000 - 1
West Midlands -71 1 £55,000 -6.38%
Midlands -77 1 £55,000 +10.00%

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 89 (100.00%) Oracle
2 82 (92.13%) Linux
3 81 (91.01%) Oracle Database
4 75 (84.27%) SQL
5 74 (83.15%) Oracle RAC
6 69 (77.53%) Oracle RMAN
7 63 (70.79%) Unix
8 60 (67.42%) Performance Tuning
9 55 (61.80%) Oracle Database 12c
10 52 (58.43%) Solaris
11 49 (55.06%) PL/SQL
12 47 (52.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 42 (47.19%) Degree
14 41 (46.07%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
15 38 (42.70%) Finance
15 38 (42.70%) Shell Script
16 33 (37.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 32 (35.96%) ITIL
18 31 (34.83%) SQL Server
19 30 (33.71%) Social Skills
20 28 (31.46%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (31.46%) Problem-Solving
21 27 (30.34%) Oracle Database 10g
21 27 (30.34%) Database Tuning
22 26 (29.21%) E-Commerce
22 26 (29.21%) Database Security
23 25 (28.09%) FIS
23 25 (28.09%) Payment Gateway
23 25 (28.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
23 25 (28.09%) PCI DSS

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 (13.48%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.62%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (28.09%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (3.37%) Primavera
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) AWS
2 8 (8.99%) Nutanix
3 7 (7.87%) Azure
3 7 (7.87%) IaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) DNS
1 4 (4.49%) HTTP
1 4 (4.49%) SNMP
2 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (91.01%) Oracle Database
2 55 (61.80%) Oracle Database 12c
3 47 (52.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 31 (34.83%) SQL Server
5 27 (30.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 17 (19.10%) Oracle Exadata
7 15 (16.85%) Relational Database
8 11 (12.36%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (11.24%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (11.24%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (8.99%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (7.87%) MySQL
11 7 (7.87%) RDBMS
12 6 (6.74%) Amazon Aurora
12 6 (6.74%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (6.74%) Essbase
12 6 (6.74%) MariaDB
13 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
14 4 (4.49%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 21 (23.60%) Toad
2 17 (19.10%) RStudio
3 13 (14.61%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (5.62%) ERwin
6 4 (4.49%) ClearCase
6 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.49%) PROIV
6 4 (4.49%) Subversion
6 4 (4.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.12%) GitLab
General
1 38 (42.70%) Finance
2 30 (33.71%) Social Skills
3 28 (31.46%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (19.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (14.61%) Banking
6 7 (7.87%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (84.27%) DBA
2 71 (79.78%) Oracle DBA
3 32 (35.96%) Administrator
4 17 (19.10%) Senior DBA
4 17 (19.10%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 8 (8.99%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 6 (6.74%) Consultant
6 6 (6.74%) Database Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Development Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Development Support Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Financials Support
7 4 (4.49%) Product Development Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) SQL DBA
7 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) AWS Administrator
8 2 (2.25%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 17 (19.10%) Middleware
3 8 (8.99%) JDBC
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (4.49%) HTML
5 4 (4.49%) LDAP
5 4 (4.49%) ODBC
5 4 (4.49%) XML
5 4 (4.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Life Science
2 8 (8.99%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.74%) CMDB
3 6 (6.74%) Public Cloud
4 5 (5.62%) Replication
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 82 (92.13%) Linux
2 63 (70.79%) Unix
3 52 (58.43%) Solaris
4 12 (13.48%) Windows
5 9 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.62%) AIX
7 4 (4.49%) HPUX
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (4.49%) Windows 2000
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.37%) CentOS
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
10 1 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (67.42%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (35.96%) ITIL
3 28 (31.46%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (30.34%) Database Tuning
5 26 (29.21%) Database Security
5 26 (29.21%) E-Commerce
6 25 (28.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
6 25 (28.09%) Validation
7 24 (26.97%) Data Modelling
8 20 (22.47%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (21.35%) Migration
10 17 (19.10%) Computer Science
10 17 (19.10%) Impact Analysis
10 17 (19.10%) Performance Analysis
10 17 (19.10%) Proactive Monitoring
11 12 (13.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (13.48%) High Availability
12 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (10.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 75 (84.27%) SQL
2 49 (55.06%) PL/SQL
3 38 (42.70%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.62%) Perl
4 5 (5.62%) Python
4 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.49%) AWK
5 4 (4.49%) COBOL
5 4 (4.49%) Java
5 4 (4.49%) Korn
5 4 (4.49%) sed
6 3 (3.37%) Bash
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (47.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (28.09%) PCI DSS
1 25 (28.09%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (83.15%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (22.47%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (21.35%) Oracle Clusterware
4 6 (6.74%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (4.49%) Samba
6 3 (3.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 69 (77.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 41 (46.07%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 21 (23.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 17 (19.10%) NetBackup
4 17 (19.10%) Oracle ZFS
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (4.49%) Ansible
6 4 (4.49%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (4.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.12%) Control-M
7 1 (1.12%) Grafana
7 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (28.09%) FIS
2 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.60%) Commvault
4 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.87%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (6.74%) Hyperion
7 4 (4.49%) Perforce
8 3 (3.37%) IFS
9 1 (1.12%) Citrix
9 1 (1.12%) Delphix
9 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.12%) Sybase
9 1 (1.12%) Veritas