Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 938 948 1028
Rank change year-on-year +10 +80 -105
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 85 167 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.11% 0.098%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 0.97% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 49 119 141
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +13.64% -7.85%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +1.01% +14.45% -8.95%

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 16,065 17,137 15,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.79% 11.34% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12,260 13,388 12,706
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 2020. 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 +53 84 £57,500 +9.52% 14
UK excluding London +11 49 £50,000 +1.01% 13
London +68 36 £80,000 +52.38% 5
South East +18 23 £52,500 - 5
Midlands +44 16 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands +19 13 £27,500 -38.89%
South West +17 5 £50,000 +2.04%
West Midlands +35 3 £45,000 - 1
East of England +61 2 £51,750 -13.75% 1
North West +47 2 - - 2
North of England +44 2 - - 2
Scotland +6 1 £37,500 -6.25% 4

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 85 (100.00%) Oracle
2 57 (67.06%) SQL
3 56 (65.88%) Oracle Database
4 50 (58.82%) High Availability
5 43 (50.59%) Linux
6 40 (47.06%) Bash Shell
7 38 (44.71%) Unix
8 35 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
9 34 (40.00%) Finance
10 33 (38.82%) ITIL
11 29 (34.12%) PL/SQL
11 29 (34.12%) Windows
11 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
12 26 (30.59%) Oracle RMAN
12 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (30.59%) Firmware
13 25 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (27.06%) Red Hat
15 21 (24.71%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (24.71%) Solaris
16 20 (23.53%) ServiceNow
16 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
16 20 (23.53%) Security Hardening
17 19 (22.35%) Degree
17 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
18 18 (21.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 17 (20.00%) Information Security
20 16 (18.82%) RDBMS
20 16 (18.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database 12c

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 10 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.35%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) JBoss
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.18%) JCAPS
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.18%) SAS
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.65%) Azure
2 2 (2.35%) AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.18%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (1.18%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) PaaS
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) SAN
2 9 (10.59%) NAS
3 6 (7.06%) LAN
3 6 (7.06%) WAN
4 5 (5.88%) Firewall
5 3 (3.53%) DHCP
5 3 (3.53%) DNS
5 3 (3.53%) FTP
6 2 (2.35%) Internet
6 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.18%) PPTP
7 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (65.88%) Oracle Database
2 21 (24.71%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
5 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 16 (18.82%) RDBMS
6 15 (17.65%) Oracle Exadata
7 13 (15.29%) NoSQL
8 11 (12.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2017
9 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
10 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (7.06%) HBase
11 6 (7.06%) InfluxDB
11 6 (7.06%) OpenTSDB
12 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (2.35%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
1 8 (9.41%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (9.41%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.18%) Toad
General
1 34 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Police
Job Titles
1 55 (64.71%) DBA
2 53 (62.35%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (12.94%) Administrator
4 9 (10.59%) Oracle Financials DBA
5 7 (8.24%) Technical Leader
6 6 (7.06%) Database Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Operations Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior DBA
7 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Support Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) Flash
2 11 (12.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (8.24%) Middleware
4 2 (2.35%) LDAP
4 2 (2.35%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.18%) Kafka
5 1 (1.18%) LAMP
5 1 (1.18%) Spring
5 1 (1.18%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Replication
2 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.06%) Clustering
4 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.18%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.18%) CMDB
6 1 (1.18%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (50.59%) Linux
2 38 (44.71%) Unix
3 29 (34.12%) Windows
4 21 (24.71%) Solaris
5 16 (18.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.24%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (7.06%) AIX
7 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.82%) High Availability
2 33 (38.82%) ITIL
3 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (23.53%) Security Hardening
6 17 (20.00%) Information Security
7 15 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (15.29%) Ticket Management
9 12 (14.12%) Capacity Management
10 11 (12.94%) Statistics
11 10 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (11.76%) Configuration Management
12 9 (10.59%) DevOps
12 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
12 9 (10.59%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (9.41%) CRM
13 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
13 8 (9.41%) Patch Management
13 8 (9.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (67.06%) SQL
2 40 (47.06%) Bash Shell
3 29 (34.12%) PL/SQL
4 9 (10.59%) Python
4 9 (10.59%) Shell Script
5 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.06%) Korn
7 2 (2.35%) C
7 2 (2.35%) Java
8 1 (1.18%) Perl
8 1 (1.18%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Degree
2 14 (16.47%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (15.29%) OCP
4 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.24%) MCP
6 4 (4.71%) OCA
7 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.35%) MCSE
7 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.18%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (1.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
2 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
3 26 (30.59%) Firmware
4 6 (7.06%) Docker
5 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (2.35%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.18%) NFS
8 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (30.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (21.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 14 (16.47%) Ansible
4 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 6 (7.06%) Grafana
5 6 (7.06%) Prometheus
6 5 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.53%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (2.35%) Puppet
8 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (2.35%) SCCM
8 2 (2.35%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (1.18%) AppManager
9 1 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (27.06%) Red Hat
3 20 (23.53%) ServiceNow
4 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.94%) VMware
5 7 (8.24%) Splunk
5 7 (8.24%) Sybase
6 5 (5.88%) IBM
7 3 (3.53%) JDA
8 2 (2.35%) Citrix
8 2 (2.35%) EMC
8 2 (2.35%) Forcepoint
8 2 (2.35%) HP
8 2 (2.35%) NetApp
8 2 (2.35%) Remedy
9 1 (1.18%) Avaya
9 1 (1.18%) Informatica
9 1 (1.18%) SAP
9 1 (1.18%) Sun
9 1 (1.18%) Veritas