Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 997 926 775
Rank change year-on-year -71 -151 -40
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 179 267 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.16% 1.76% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 152 135 399
UK median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% -9.52% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.95% -5.00% +11.11%

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 15,376 15,145 16,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.56% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12,543 12,273 13,400
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,700
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.39% +4.15%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Top 16 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 19 January 2018. 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 -75 164 £44,000 -12.00% 22
UK excluding London -24 150 £43,250 -8.95% 18
North of England +13 48 £41,500 -13.95% 8
South East -18 34 £47,000 -6.00% 5
Yorkshire +42 31 £40,000 - 7
East of England -1 29 £47,000 -6.00% 1
London -41 28 £52,500 -4.55% 4
Midlands +27 23 £43,625 +10.44% 3
East Midlands +35 18 £43,250 - 1
North West -13 9 £55,000 - 1
North East -12 8 £50,491 +4.69%
Scotland - 7 £37,500 -
West Midlands +19 5 £52,000 +31.65% 2
Wales +10 5 £38,500 -14.44%
South West -13 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Northern Ireland -15 3 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 179 (100.00%) Oracle
1 179 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 147 (82.12%) Oracle Database 12c
3 120 (67.04%) Performance Tuning
4 118 (65.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 116 (64.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 103 (57.54%) SQL
7 99 (55.31%) Oracle RAC
8 83 (46.37%) PL/SQL
9 78 (43.58%) Unix
9 78 (43.58%) Linux
10 62 (34.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 57 (31.84%) Oracle Certification
12 53 (29.61%) RDBMS
12 53 (29.61%) Relational Database
13 51 (28.49%) Shell Script
14 48 (26.82%) Oracle Database 10g
15 43 (24.02%) SQL Server
16 42 (23.46%) OCP
17 40 (22.35%) Windows
18 36 (20.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
19 35 (19.55%) WebLogic
20 31 (17.32%) High Availability
21 30 (16.76%) Java
22 28 (15.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
23 25 (13.97%) Disaster Recovery
24 24 (13.41%) Finance
25 23 (12.85%) Clustering
25 23 (12.85%) ITIL
26 22 (12.29%) Solaris

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 35 (19.55%) WebLogic
2 9 (5.03%) Apache
2 9 (5.03%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (3.35%) JBoss
4 5 (2.79%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 17 (9.50%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (8.94%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.68%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.56%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.68%) Firewall
1 3 (1.68%) HTTP
1 3 (1.68%) Internet
1 3 (1.68%) LAN
1 3 (1.68%) SAN
1 3 (1.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 147 (82.12%) Oracle Database 12c
3 118 (65.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 53 (29.61%) RDBMS
4 53 (29.61%) Relational Database
5 48 (26.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 43 (24.02%) SQL Server
7 22 (12.29%) Oracle9i Database
8 15 (8.38%) Oracle Exadata
8 15 (8.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (6.70%) MySQL
9 12 (6.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (6.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (4.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (4.47%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (3.91%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 7 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (3.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (7.26%) Oracle APEX
2 10 (5.59%) Subversion
3 8 (4.47%) Toad
4 6 (3.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (13.41%) Finance
2 15 (8.38%) Automotive
2 15 (8.38%) Publishing
2 15 (8.38%) Retail
3 9 (5.03%) Banking
4 3 (1.68%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.68%) Law
5 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Local Government
6 1 (0.56%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 146 (81.56%) DBA
2 137 (76.54%) Oracle DBA
3 71 (39.66%) Administrator
4 19 (10.61%) Senior DBA
5 18 (10.06%) Consultant
6 16 (8.94%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 14 (7.82%) Analyst
8 12 (6.70%) SAP Analyst
8 12 (6.70%) SAP Basis Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) SAP Administrator
10 10 (5.59%) Development DBA
10 10 (5.59%) Oracle Development DBA
11 9 (5.03%) SAP Basis Administrator
11 9 (5.03%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 9 (5.03%) SAP Consultant
12 8 (4.47%) Oracle Consultant
13 7 (3.91%) Technical Consultant
14 6 (3.35%) Oracle Technical Consultant
14 6 (3.35%) SQL DBA
15 5 (2.79%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 17 (9.50%) Middleware
3 12 (6.70%) SAP Basis
4 7 (3.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (2.79%) Java EE
6 4 (2.23%) Castor
7 3 (1.68%) J2EE
8 1 (0.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.85%) Clustering
2 22 (12.29%) Replication
3 12 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.35%) Fintech
6 5 (2.79%) FMCG
7 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.68%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.12%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.56%) CMDB
9 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 78 (43.58%) Linux
1 78 (43.58%) Unix
2 40 (22.35%) Windows
3 22 (12.29%) Solaris
4 21 (11.73%) Windows Server
5 14 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.70%) AIX
7 7 (3.91%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (67.04%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (17.32%) High Availability
3 25 (13.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (12.85%) ITIL
5 22 (12.29%) Migration
6 21 (11.73%) Change Management
7 17 (9.50%) Logistics
8 16 (8.94%) Database Tuning
8 16 (8.94%) Problem Management
9 15 (8.38%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (7.82%) Incident Management
11 13 (7.26%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (6.70%) CRM
12 12 (6.70%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.15%) Analytics
14 10 (5.59%) Data Analytics
14 10 (5.59%) Server Building
14 10 (5.59%) Software Engineering
15 9 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (4.47%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 103 (57.54%) SQL
2 83 (46.37%) PL/SQL
3 51 (28.49%) Shell Script
4 30 (16.76%) Java
5 14 (7.82%) Korn
6 12 (6.70%) ABAP
7 7 (3.91%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.79%) Perl
9 4 (2.23%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.68%) Bourne shell
10 3 (1.68%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.68%) Python
11 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (31.84%) Oracle Certification
2 42 (23.46%) OCP
3 14 (7.82%) Degree
4 10 (5.59%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.68%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.12%) OCA
8 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) SLA
2 4 (2.23%) QA
3 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 99 (55.31%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (5.59%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.23%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 116 (64.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 62 (34.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 28 (15.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (3.35%) Foglight
4 6 (3.35%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.79%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (1.12%) SCOM
6 2 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.56%) Ansible
7 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) Grafana
7 1 (0.56%) Netcool
7 1 (0.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.56%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 179 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (12.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.82%) SAP
4 12 (6.70%) IBM
5 11 (6.15%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.35%) Sun
6 6 (3.35%) VMware
7 5 (2.79%) Dell
7 5 (2.79%) HP
8 4 (2.23%) Siebel
9 3 (1.68%) EMC
9 3 (1.68%) Sybase
10 2 (1.12%) Cisco
10 2 (1.12%) Misys
10 2 (1.12%) Sophis
11 1 (0.56%) Imperva
11 1 (0.56%) Murex
11 1 (0.56%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.56%) WorldPay