Period
to 27 September 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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 985 633 1009
Rank change year-on-year -352 +376 +14
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 44 51 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.11% 0.067%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.65% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 61
10th Percentile £46,000 £36,330 £32,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £40,875 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £75,000
90th Percentile " £58,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -

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 20,666 7,841 18,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.93% 16.45% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13,317 6,545 14,129
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.84% +7.83% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -328 37 £50,000 - 8
UK excluding London -262 29 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Midlands -134 12 £50,000 - 1
South East -184 12 £47,500 +25.66% 3
West Midlands -104 9 £47,500 -
London -248 8 £50,000 - 3
Work from Home -283 7 £65,000 +71.96%
North of England -126 5 £50,000 -11.11% 1
North West - 4 - - 1
East Midlands -86 3 £57,500 +15.00% 1
South West -98 3 - -
Yorkshire -103 1 £50,000 -11.11%

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 44 (100.00%) Oracle
1 44 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 37 (84.09%) Oracle RAC
3 29 (65.91%) Oracle RMAN
4 25 (56.82%) Linux
5 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
5 21 (47.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (43.18%) Replication
6 19 (43.18%) SC Cleared
6 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
6 19 (43.18%) SQL
6 19 (43.18%) Unix
7 17 (38.64%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (31.82%) PL/SQL
8 14 (31.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 14 (31.82%) Middleware
8 14 (31.82%) Azure
9 13 (29.55%) WebLogic
9 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
11 11 (25.00%) Social Skills
12 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
12 10 (22.73%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (22.73%) AWS
12 10 (22.73%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (22.73%) Capacity Management
13 9 (20.45%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (20.45%) Change Management
13 9 (20.45%) RDBMS
13 9 (20.45%) Microsoft

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 13 (29.55%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Fuse
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle 9iAS
6 1 (2.27%) Apache
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Azure
2 10 (22.73%) AWS
3 7 (15.91%) GCP
3 7 (15.91%) IaaS
4 4 (9.09%) Snowflake
5 2 (4.55%) PaaS
6 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) DMZ
1 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 21 (47.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
3 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (20.45%) RDBMS
4 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
5 8 (18.18%) MySQL
6 7 (15.91%) Ingres
6 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (15.91%) VoltDB
7 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (11.36%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (11.36%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (9.09%) DTS
9 4 (9.09%) OLTP
9 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (9.09%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.27%) GitLab
General
1 11 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.36%) Automotive
3 5 (11.36%) Documentation Skills
3 5 (11.36%) Publishing
3 5 (11.36%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Finance
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) DBA
2 33 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (20.45%) Administrator
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 7 (15.91%) Senior DBA
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Junior
9 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Middleware
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Replication
2 8 (18.18%) Clustering
3 5 (11.36%) FMCG
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) Unix
3 6 (13.64%) AIX
3 6 (13.64%) Solaris
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (22.73%) Capacity Management
2 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 9 (20.45%) Change Management
4 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (15.91%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (15.91%) High Availability
6 6 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (13.64%) SOA
7 5 (11.36%) BCP
7 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (11.36%) E-business
7 5 (11.36%) ITSM
7 5 (11.36%) Logistics
7 5 (11.36%) Presales
8 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.09%) Data Ingestion
8 4 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) PL/SQL
3 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) SC Cleared
1 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (13.64%) OCP
4 3 (6.82%) OCA
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 29 (65.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) Google
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.09%) Remedy
6 3 (6.82%) Hyperion
7 2 (4.55%) EMC
7 2 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.27%) Percona
8 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas