Period
to 1 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
UK
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 669 1019 1122
Rank change year-on-year +350 +103 +3
Permanent jobs citing OCP 20 57 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.041% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 61 48
Median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +39.86%
10th Percentile £30,000 £40,383 £36,250
90th Percentile £89,000 £63,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% -0.95% +40.00%

OCP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10,588 32,841 39,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.04% 23.42% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7,804 23,920 29,038
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £31,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

OCP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OCP in the UK

OCP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OCP.

Salary trend for OCP in the UK

OCP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing OCP over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for OCP in the UK

OCP
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the UK over the 6 months to 1 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 +370 20 £50,000 -3.85% 1
UK excluding London +321 17 £50,000 -3.85% 1
Midlands +150 13 £50,000 +17.65% 1
East Midlands +104 13 £50,000 -6.98% 1
London +268 3 £120,000 +77.78%
South East +219 3 £77,500 +24.00%
North of England +192 1 £77,500 +63.16%
North West +129 1 £77,500 +63.16%
Work from Home +47 1 £55,000 -8.33%

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, IT jobs citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (60.00%) Data Guard
3 12 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (60.00%) OCA
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 4 (20.00%) Azure
8 3 (15.00%) Python
8 3 (15.00%) Unix
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) Ansible
8 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) Skype
8 3 (15.00%) Terraform
8 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (10.00%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (10.00%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (10.00%) Relational Database

OCP
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 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EKS
2 2 (10.00%) AWS
2 2 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (10.00%) GCP
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 2 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Ant
1 2 (10.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) GitLab
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) DBA
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Senior DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (5.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (10.00%) Coaching
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps
2 2 (10.00%) High Availability
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) BPEL
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (60.00%) OCA
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (15.00%) Ansible
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Terraform
4 2 (10.00%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (10.00%) Puppet
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) Perforce
4 1 (5.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft