Period
to 22 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1033 882 762
Rank change year-on-year -151 -120 -100
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 154 367 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.00% 2.17% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 126 197 428
UK median annual salary £44,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.24% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.32% +5.56% +4.41%

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 15399 16937 16595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.75% 8.60% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12448 13789 13253
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,625 £29,597
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Top 13 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 August 2017. 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
UK excluding London -26 143 £44,500 -6.32% 5
England -143 135 £44,750 -18.64% 6
South East +84 46 £47,000 -6.00% 3
East of England +4 43 £47,000 -16.07%
North of England -73 21 £50,491 +26.23% 1
North East +34 20 £50,491 +53.00%
Scotland - 17 £37,500 -
Midlands +17 14 £39,875 -8.33% 1
East Midlands +19 11 £39,750 -9.14% 1
South West -5 11 £45,000 +28.57%
London -99 9 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands +10 3 £47,625 +9.48%
North West -49 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Oracle
1 154 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 114 (74.03%) Oracle Database 12c
3 103 (66.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 102 (66.23%) Oracle RAC
5 95 (61.69%) SQL
6 87 (56.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 83 (53.90%) Performance Tuning
8 79 (51.30%) Linux
9 72 (46.75%) PL/SQL
10 69 (44.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 63 (40.91%) Unix
12 55 (35.71%) Shell Script
13 52 (33.77%) Relational Database
14 50 (32.47%) RDBMS
15 48 (31.17%) Oracle Certification
16 37 (24.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 34 (22.08%) OCP
18 31 (20.13%) High Availability
19 29 (18.83%) Oracle Database 10g
20 28 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
21 27 (17.53%) SQL Server
22 26 (16.88%) WebLogic
22 26 (16.88%) Oracle9i Database
23 25 (16.23%) Security Cleared
24 24 (15.58%) ITIL
24 24 (15.58%) Disaster Recovery
25 20 (12.99%) Windows
25 20 (12.99%) SLA
26 18 (11.69%) Agile Software Development

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 26 (16.88%) WebLogic
2 17 (11.04%) JBoss
3 11 (7.14%) Apache
4 8 (5.19%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (3.90%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (3.25%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.65%) Liferay
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 28 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (10.39%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (5.84%) iTrent
4 4 (2.60%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.65%) Siebel CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.30%) Firewall
1 2 (1.30%) Internet
1 2 (1.30%) SAN
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) LAN
2 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 114 (74.03%) Oracle Database 12c
3 87 (56.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 52 (33.77%) Relational Database
5 50 (32.47%) RDBMS
6 29 (18.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 27 (17.53%) SQL Server
8 26 (16.88%) Oracle9i Database
9 15 (9.74%) Oracle BI EE
10 14 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
10 14 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (7.79%) Oracle Exadata
12 7 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 6 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (3.90%) DB2
14 5 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (2.60%) MySQL
16 3 (1.95%) Amazon Redshift
16 3 (1.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Oracle APEX
1 9 (5.84%) Subversion
2 6 (3.90%) Toad
3 2 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.65%) PeopleTools
General
1 9 (5.84%) Automotive
1 9 (5.84%) Publishing
1 9 (5.84%) Retail
2 7 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 145 (94.16%) DBA
2 142 (92.21%) Oracle DBA
3 48 (31.17%) Administrator
4 21 (13.64%) Senior DBA
5 19 (12.34%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 9 (5.84%) Development DBA
6 9 (5.84%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 9 (5.84%) Oracle Development DBA
7 7 (4.55%) DBA Manager
7 7 (4.55%) Technical Manager
8 6 (3.90%) Architect
8 6 (3.90%) ITIL Manager
8 6 (3.90%) Linux Support
9 5 (3.25%) Middleware Architect
9 5 (3.25%) Technical Architect
10 3 (1.95%) Consultant
10 3 (1.95%) SQL DBA
11 2 (1.30%) Database Manager
11 2 (1.30%) Junior Oracle DBA
11 2 (1.30%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (24.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 11 (7.14%) Middleware
3 2 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.65%) .NET
4 1 (0.65%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.79%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.14%) Clustering
2 11 (7.14%) Replication
3 6 (3.90%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.60%) Fintech
5 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 79 (51.30%) Linux
2 63 (40.91%) Unix
3 20 (12.99%) Windows
4 18 (11.69%) Oracle Linux
5 15 (9.74%) AIX
6 14 (9.09%) Solaris
7 5 (3.25%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.65%) SUSE
9 1 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.90%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (20.13%) High Availability
3 24 (15.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (15.58%) ITIL
4 18 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (11.04%) ERP
6 15 (9.74%) Change Management
6 15 (9.74%) Database Tuning
6 15 (9.74%) Mentoring
7 14 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (8.44%) Infrastructure Management
9 12 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (7.79%) Security Management
10 11 (7.14%) ETL
10 11 (7.14%) Project Management
11 9 (5.84%) Analytics
11 9 (5.84%) Data Analytics
11 9 (5.84%) Logistics
11 9 (5.84%) Server Building
11 9 (5.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 95 (61.69%) SQL
2 72 (46.75%) PL/SQL
3 55 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 9 (5.84%) Java
4 9 (5.84%) Korn
5 3 (1.95%) Perl
5 3 (1.95%) Python
6 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.65%) AWK
7 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.65%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) sed
7 1 (0.65%) SQR
Qualifications
1 48 (31.17%) Oracle Certification
2 34 (22.08%) OCP
3 25 (16.23%) Security Cleared
4 18 (11.69%) Degree
5 14 (9.09%) OCA
6 12 (7.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 102 (66.23%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (8.44%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.95%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 103 (66.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 69 (44.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (11.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 15 (9.74%) NetBackup
5 10 (6.49%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.30%) SCOM
8 1 (0.65%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 154 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (11.04%) IBM
3 10 (6.49%) PeopleSoft
4 9 (5.84%) Cognos
5 7 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.90%) Sun
6 6 (3.90%) VMware
7 4 (2.60%) Siebel
8 3 (1.95%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) HP
9 1 (0.65%) NetApp
9 1 (0.65%) Netezza
9 1 (0.65%) Thales