Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Certification
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1040 1027 996
Rank change year-on-year -13 -31 -21
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Certification 137 160 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.095% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.38% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 128 69 239
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £34,075 £32,900 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Oracle Certification 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 41,015 42,151 55,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.59% 24.94% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31,044 33,056 44,635
UK median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% -1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,898 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.90% -1.18% +6.25%

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Certification.

Salary trend for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Certification over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 25 May 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 -25 122 £50,000 +5.26% 23
UK excluding London -12 102 £50,000 +5.26% 26
South East -19 42 £52,500 -4.55% 6
London -12 30 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North of England +5 23 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Yorkshire +23 19 £35,750 +19.17% 2
Midlands +8 10 £44,375 +9.56% 2
East of England -37 10 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South West -11 9 £42,500 - 5
Scotland -38 8 £50,000 +53.85% 2
West Midlands +13 7 £43,750 +8.02% 2
East Midlands -1 3 £37,500 -3.23%
North East - 3 £37,500 - 3
Wales +8 2 £48,750 +10.80% 2
North West -13 2 £37,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification.

1 132 (96.35%) Oracle
2 100 (72.99%) Oracle Database
3 95 (69.34%) SQL
4 78 (56.93%) OCP
5 73 (53.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 65 (47.45%) Performance Tuning
7 64 (46.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 60 (43.80%) SQL Server
8 60 (43.80%) PL/SQL
9 51 (37.23%) Data Guard
10 46 (33.58%) Microsoft
11 44 (32.12%) Oracle RMAN
12 40 (29.20%) Oracle RAC
13 39 (28.47%) Oracle Database 10g
14 37 (27.01%) Degree
15 33 (24.09%) Linux
16 28 (20.44%) WebLogic
17 27 (19.71%) Java
17 27 (19.71%) Finance
18 25 (18.25%) RDBMS
18 25 (18.25%) Relational Database
19 24 (17.52%) MySQL
20 23 (16.79%) ITIL
21 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (15.33%) Disaster Recovery
21 21 (15.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
22 20 (14.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 19 (13.87%) Sun
24 18 (13.14%) OOP
24 18 (13.14%) Data Centre

Oracle Certification
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 28 (20.44%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.11%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (5.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.92%) SAS
4 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.73%) Apache
5 1 (0.73%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.73%) JBoss
5 1 (0.73%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.92%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (2.92%) SAP GRC
3 4 (2.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (2.19%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.73%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.76%) SaaS
2 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.73%) IaaS
4 1 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) LAN
2 2 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (1.46%) SAN
2 2 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.46%) WLAN
3 1 (0.73%) Firewall
3 1 (0.73%) Intranet
3 1 (0.73%) SNMP
3 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (72.99%) Oracle Database
2 73 (53.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 64 (46.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 60 (43.80%) SQL Server
5 39 (28.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 25 (18.25%) RDBMS
6 25 (18.25%) Relational Database
7 24 (17.52%) MySQL
8 9 (6.57%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (5.11%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (3.65%) Power BI
12 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (2.19%) MongoDB
13 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
13 3 (2.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 3 (2.19%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (2.19%) SAP HANA
13 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (1.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.19%) Toad
3 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.73%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.73%) JUnit
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.73%) PROIV
3 1 (0.73%) TestNG
3 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (19.71%) Finance
2 15 (10.95%) Marketing
3 14 (10.22%) Telecoms
4 11 (8.03%) Electronics
4 11 (8.03%) Manufacturing
5 9 (6.57%) Retail
6 3 (2.19%) Advertising
6 3 (2.19%) Banking
7 2 (1.46%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 91 (66.42%) DBA
2 84 (61.31%) Oracle DBA
3 67 (48.91%) Administrator
4 32 (23.36%) Developer
5 22 (16.06%) Java Developer
6 20 (14.60%) Senior DBA
7 17 (12.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 14 (10.22%) SQL DBA
9 11 (8.03%) Agile Developer
9 11 (8.03%) Agile Java Developer
10 10 (7.30%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (6.57%) Java Software Developer
11 9 (6.57%) PL/SQL Developer
11 9 (6.57%) Senior SQL DBA
11 9 (6.57%) Software Developer
11 9 (6.57%) SQL Developer
12 8 (5.84%) Senior Agile Developer
12 8 (5.84%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 8 (5.84%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.84%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 17 (12.41%) Spring
3 16 (11.68%) REST
4 12 (8.76%) Java EE
5 11 (8.03%) .NET
5 11 (8.03%) Hibernate
5 11 (8.03%) SOAP
5 11 (8.03%) Web Services
6 4 (2.92%) Akka
6 4 (2.92%) Java SE
6 4 (2.92%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (2.92%) XML
7 3 (2.19%) HTML
7 3 (2.19%) Middleware
8 2 (1.46%) J2EE
8 2 (1.46%) WSH
9 1 (0.73%) CSS
9 1 (0.73%) Java ME
9 1 (0.73%) JSON
9 1 (0.73%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.14%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.49%) Clustering
4 8 (5.84%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (4.38%) Replication
6 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.92%) FMCG
6 4 (2.92%) Life Science
7 3 (2.19%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.19%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.73%) CMDB
9 1 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.09%) Linux
2 12 (8.76%) Solaris
3 11 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (8.03%) Unix
4 8 (5.84%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (2.92%) Windows
6 3 (2.19%) CentOS
7 2 (1.46%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.73%) HPUX
8 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (47.45%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (16.79%) ITIL
3 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (15.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (13.14%) OOP
5 17 (12.41%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (12.41%) Mentoring
5 17 (12.41%) Scrum
6 15 (10.95%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (10.95%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (10.22%) Migration
8 13 (9.49%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (9.49%) High Availability
9 12 (8.76%) Change Management
9 12 (8.76%) TDD
10 11 (8.03%) Programme Management
11 8 (5.84%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (5.11%) Data Centre Operations
12 7 (5.11%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 95 (69.34%) SQL
2 60 (43.80%) PL/SQL
3 27 (19.71%) Java
4 13 (9.49%) Java 8
5 9 (6.57%) C#
6 6 (4.38%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.65%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.92%) Scala
9 3 (2.19%) Korn
9 3 (2.19%) Perl
9 3 (2.19%) PHP
10 2 (1.46%) AWK
10 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.46%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.46%) Python
11 1 (0.73%) R
11 1 (0.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 78 (56.93%) OCP
2 37 (27.01%) Degree
3 17 (12.41%) OCA
4 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.65%) MCDBA
5 5 (3.65%) RHCE
6 4 (2.92%) CISA
6 4 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.92%) MCSE
7 2 (1.46%) CCDA
7 2 (1.46%) CCNA
7 2 (1.46%) CCNP
7 2 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.46%) HP ASE
7 2 (1.46%) HPE ATP
7 2 (1.46%) RHCSA
7 2 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.46%) VTSP
8 1 (0.73%) MCSD
8 1 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.03%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.46%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 40 (29.20%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.84%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.46%) GlusterFS
4 2 (1.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 51 (37.23%) Data Guard
2 44 (32.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (14.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.19%) Ansible
4 3 (2.19%) Puppet
4 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (1.46%) Foglight
5 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 132 (96.35%) Oracle
2 46 (33.58%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.87%) Sun
4 15 (10.95%) SAP
4 15 (10.95%) VMware
5 11 (8.03%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.92%) Alteryx
6 4 (2.92%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.92%) Citrix
6 4 (2.92%) EMC
6 4 (2.92%) IBM
6 4 (2.92%) SolarWinds
6 4 (2.92%) Tableau
7 3 (2.19%) HP
8 2 (1.46%) Cisco
8 2 (1.46%) Dell
8 2 (1.46%) Imperva
8 2 (1.46%) NetApp
8 2 (1.46%) StorageTek
8 2 (1.46%) Veritas