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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 780 710 733
Rank change year-on-year -70 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 84 242 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.21% 2.90% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 41 180 165
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -  

Data Guard is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6968 8347 8042
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.24% 8.07% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5662 6722 6398
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Data Guard as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -58 79 £46,500 -7.00% 5
East of England +27 25 £44,500 -28.80% 1
South East +61 23 £50,000 - 2
South West +19 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Cambridgeshire +22 13 £44,500 -
Wiltshire +22 11 £45,000 -6.25%
Hampshire +13 9 - - 1
Salisbury - 9 £45,000 -
Kent - 7 £50,000 -
Surrey +45 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
West Yorkshire +34 6 £52,500 +16.66%
Hertfordshire +6 6 £75,000 +3.44% 1
London -3 6 £60,000 +6.19% 1
Yorkshire -14 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Edinburgh - 5 £37,500 - 1
Scotland - 5 £37,500 - 2
Essex +15 4 - -
Hounslow - 3 - -
City of London +44 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Leatherhead - 2 £48,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire +35 1 £60,000 -9.43%
Leeds +18 1 £52,500 +2.43%
Nottingham +10 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +6 1 - - 1
East Midlands +3 1 - - 1
Watford -10 1 £75,000 +3.44%
North West -21 1 £43,000 -21.81%
Uxbridge - 1 £42,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £50,000 -

Data Guard
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Oracle
2 231 (99.57%) Oracle Database
3 186 (80.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 155 (66.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 151 (65.09%) Oracle RAC
6 127 (54.74%) Oracle Database 12c
7 119 (51.29%) SQL
8 118 (50.86%) Performance Tuning
9 107 (46.12%) PL/SQL
10 97 (41.81%) Linux
11 94 (40.52%) Unix
12 87 (37.50%) RDBMS
12 87 (37.50%) Relational Database
13 85 (36.64%) OCP
13 85 (36.64%) Oracle Certification
14 83 (35.78%) Shell Script
15 74 (31.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 64 (27.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
17 63 (27.16%) WebLogic
18 54 (23.28%) Oracle EBS
19 49 (21.12%) High Availability
20 44 (18.97%) SQL Server
21 43 (18.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
22 42 (18.10%) Oracle Applications
23 41 (17.67%) Windows
24 39 (16.81%) ITIL
25 38 (16.38%) Oracle Database 10g
26 35 (15.09%) MySQL
27 33 (14.22%) Replication
28 32 (13.79%) Finance

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 63 (27.16%) WebLogic
2 6 (2.59%) JBoss
2 6 (2.59%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) Liferay
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.43%) SAS
4 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (3.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 54 (23.28%) Oracle EBS
2 42 (18.10%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (6.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (5.60%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.72%) Internet
1 4 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (0.43%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) LAN
2 1 (0.43%) SAN
2 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (99.57%) Oracle Database
2 155 (66.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 127 (54.74%) Oracle Database 12c
4 87 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 87 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 44 (18.97%) SQL Server
6 38 (16.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 35 (15.09%) MySQL
8 27 (11.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 24 (10.34%) Oracle9i Database
10 21 (9.05%) Oracle OWB
11 19 (8.19%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (3.88%) Oracle ODI
14 7 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
17 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
17 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (10.34%) Toad
2 21 (9.05%) PeopleTools
3 3 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.43%) JIRA
4 1 (0.43%) JUnit
General
1 32 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (0.86%) Banking
2 2 (0.86%) Marketing
3 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 223 (96.12%) DBA
2 221 (95.26%) Oracle DBA
3 88 (37.93%) Administrator
4 36 (15.52%) Senior DBA
5 34 (14.66%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 26 (11.21%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 8 (3.45%) SQL DBA
8 6 (2.59%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
8 6 (2.59%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (2.16%) Oracle Financials DBA
9 5 (2.16%) Unix Administrator
10 4 (1.72%) Oracle Financials Support
10 4 (1.72%) Oracle Production DBA
10 4 (1.72%) Production DBA
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Production DBA
11 3 (1.29%) Development DBA
11 3 (1.29%) Oracle Development DBA
11 3 (1.29%) Solaris Administrator
11 3 (1.29%) Unix DBA
12 2 (0.86%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 24 (10.34%) Middleware
3 6 (2.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (2.59%) XML
4 2 (0.86%) ODBC
5 1 (0.43%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) COM
5 1 (0.43%) iBATIS
5 1 (0.43%) ICEfaces
5 1 (0.43%) JSF
5 1 (0.43%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.22%) Replication
2 7 (3.02%) Clustering
3 4 (1.72%) CMDB
3 4 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (0.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (0.86%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.43%) Fintech
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (0.43%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 97 (41.81%) Linux
2 94 (40.52%) Unix
3 41 (17.67%) Windows
4 16 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 15 (6.47%) Solaris
6 11 (4.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (50.86%) Performance Tuning
2 49 (21.12%) High Availability
3 39 (16.81%) ITIL
4 26 (11.21%) Infrastructure Management
5 22 (9.48%) ITIL V3
6 18 (7.76%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (5.17%) ETL
9 11 (4.74%) DevOps
9 11 (4.74%) Ticket Management
10 10 (4.31%) BPEL
10 10 (4.31%) Change Management
11 9 (3.88%) ERP
12 8 (3.45%) Security Patching
13 7 (3.02%) Migration
14 6 (2.59%) Service Management
15 5 (2.16%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (2.16%) Data Modelling
15 5 (2.16%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (51.29%) SQL
2 107 (46.12%) PL/SQL
3 83 (35.78%) Shell Script
4 21 (9.05%) SQR
5 20 (8.62%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.45%) Perl
7 7 (3.02%) AWK
7 7 (3.02%) Bash Shell
7 7 (3.02%) C-shell
8 5 (2.16%) Java
9 4 (1.72%) VBA
10 3 (1.29%) Korn
10 3 (1.29%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (36.64%) OCP
1 85 (36.64%) Oracle Certification
2 32 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 29 (12.50%) OCA
4 23 (9.91%) SC Cleared
5 21 (9.05%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.86%) Degree
6 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.36%) SLA
2 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.43%) DICOM
3 1 (0.43%) HL7
System Software
1 151 (65.09%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.43%) Veritas File System
3 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 186 (80.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 74 (31.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 64 (27.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 25 (10.78%) Tivoli
5 24 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 22 (9.48%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.43%) Puppet
8 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 232 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (12.93%) PeopleSoft
3 26 (11.21%) IBM
4 11 (4.74%) Siebel
5 8 (3.45%) Cognos
6 7 (3.02%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.02%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.02%) VMware
7 6 (2.59%) SAP
8 4 (1.72%) Sybase
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco
9 1 (0.43%) EMC
9 1 (0.43%) Netezza
9 1 (0.43%) Remedy
9 1 (0.43%) Sun
9 1 (0.43%) Thales
9 1 (0.43%) Veritas
9 1 (0.43%) Vertica
9 1 (0.43%) Zerto
Edinburgh & Lothians
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago