Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Data Guard
UK
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 623 974 993
Rank change year-on-year +351 +19 +79
Permanent jobs citing Data Guard 62 95 169
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.78% 0.54% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 122
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £36,243 £36,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £82,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +13.64%

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 7,947 17,653 17,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.27% 12.97% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6,539 13,351 13,847
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,834 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

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 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Guard in the UK

Data Guard
Top 14 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 25 October 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 +342 55 £50,000 -9.09% 8
UK excluding London +312 54 £47,500 -5.00% 9
South East +213 22 £37,800 -24.40% 1
Midlands +144 21 £50,000 -
East Midlands +102 11 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 10 - -
London +229 8 £50,000 -37.50% 2
Wales - 6 £43,500 - 3
Work from Home - 5 £42,650 -
North of England +170 2 £56,250 +50.00% 4
Yorkshire +122 2 £56,250 +32.35%
East of England +136 1 £57,500 +4.55% 1
South West +128 1 - -
Scotland +97 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 55 (88.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 41 (66.13%) Oracle Database
4 39 (62.90%) Linux
5 30 (48.39%) Unix
6 28 (45.16%) Azure
7 25 (40.32%) Oracle RAC
8 24 (38.71%) AIX
8 24 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (37.10%) AWS
10 22 (35.48%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (32.26%) SAP Basis
11 20 (32.26%) SAP
11 20 (32.26%) ABAP
11 20 (32.26%) Java
11 20 (32.26%) SQL
11 20 (32.26%) Apache Flex
11 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (25.81%) Oracle Certification
13 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
13 15 (24.19%) WebLogic
13 15 (24.19%) Windows
14 14 (22.58%) OCA
15 13 (20.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (19.35%) OCP
17 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 12c
18 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
18 10 (16.13%) PL/SQL
19 9 (14.52%) Replication

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 15 (24.19%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Fuse
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 28 (45.16%) Azure
2 23 (37.10%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (66.13%) Oracle Database
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
3 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (9.68%) DTS
5 6 (9.68%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.45%) OLAP
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (8.06%) Retail
2 4 (6.45%) Automotive
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
2 4 (6.45%) Publishing
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Local Government
4 2 (3.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) DBA
2 31 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 21 (33.87%) Consultant
4 20 (32.26%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 20 (32.26%) SAP Consultant
5 10 (16.13%) Administrator
6 8 (12.90%) Senior DBA
6 8 (12.90%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 4 (6.45%) Database Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Remote Support Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Cloud Administrator
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials DBA
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials Support
9 1 (1.61%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.61%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.61%) Technical Support
9 1 (1.61%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) Apache Flex
1 20 (32.26%) SAP Basis
2 5 (8.06%) Middleware
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (4.84%) PostGIS
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Replication
2 8 (12.90%) Clustering
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) FMCG
4 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) LIMS
5 1 (1.61%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 39 (62.90%) Linux
2 30 (48.39%) Unix
3 24 (38.71%) AIX
4 15 (24.19%) Windows
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (6.45%) Solaris
5 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (35.48%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.90%) Security Patching
5 7 (11.29%) Database Tuning
6 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.06%) Migration
8 4 (6.45%) Change Data Capture
8 4 (6.45%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (6.45%) E-business
8 4 (6.45%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (6.45%) Logistics
8 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.45%) SOA
8 4 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (4.84%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (3.23%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) ABAP
1 20 (32.26%) Java
1 20 (32.26%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) PL/SQL
3 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.61%) Korn
5 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle Certification
2 14 (22.58%) OCA
3 12 (19.35%) OCP
4 3 (4.84%) Degree
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.61%) MCP
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (40.32%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 55 (88.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (20.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.45%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Statspack
4 2 (3.23%) Perfmon
4 2 (3.23%) SCOM
4 2 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (32.26%) SAP
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.06%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (1.61%) Capita