Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Certification
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 995 1063 1049
Rank change year-on-year +68 -14 0
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Certification 82 108 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.065% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71 91 93
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £39,750 £36,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.47% +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 32,821 39,001 43,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.44% 23.59% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23,835 28,921 33,066
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Top 14 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 23 September 2019. 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 +55 64 £52,000 -0.95% 11
UK excluding London +28 52 £52,000 +9.47% 9
London +62 16 £58,750 +2.17% 3
South East +36 16 £62,500 +13.64% 3
South West +18 15 £52,000 +22.35%
Midlands +43 8 £46,250 +23.33% 1
East of England +72 5 £41,500 -7.78%
East Midlands +25 4 £52,500 +40.00%
Scotland +16 4 £60,000 +9.09%
West Midlands +35 3 £40,500 +8.00% 1
North of England -1 3 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Yorkshire -21 2 - -
North West +23 1 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Wales -2 1 £50,000 +11.11%

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 65 (79.27%) Oracle
2 58 (70.73%) OCP
3 47 (57.32%) Linux
4 44 (53.66%) SQL
5 41 (50.00%) Unix
6 38 (46.34%) Java
7 33 (40.24%) Relational Database
8 29 (35.37%) OCA
9 26 (31.71%) Oracle Database
10 22 (26.83%) PL/SQL
10 22 (26.83%) HP
10 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
11 19 (23.17%) Shell Script
12 18 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (20.73%) Solaris
13 17 (20.73%) Degree
14 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Excel
14 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (19.51%) OO
15 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
15 15 (18.29%) RHCE
15 15 (18.29%) Tomcat
15 15 (18.29%) Security Cleared
15 15 (18.29%) CentOS
16 14 (17.07%) Android
16 14 (17.07%) Test Management
16 14 (17.07%) Test Scripting
16 14 (17.07%) HP Quality Center
16 14 (17.07%) Psychology
16 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering

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 15 (18.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.22%) Apache
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.44%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (8.54%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) AWS
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon ECS
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (2.44%) IaaS
3 2 (2.44%) Office 365
3 2 (2.44%) PaaS
3 2 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.22%) Azure
4 1 (1.22%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.22%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) Fibre Channel
1 9 (10.98%) SAN
2 8 (9.76%) Firewall
2 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (40.24%) Relational Database
2 26 (31.71%) Oracle Database
3 18 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.10%) MySQL
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (3.66%) Big Data
6 3 (3.66%) MariaDB
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.44%) MS Access
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) HP UFT
1 14 (17.07%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.66%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) Toad
General
1 11 (13.41%) Public Sector
2 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Billing
3 2 (2.44%) Games
3 2 (2.44%) Local Government
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Administrator
2 19 (23.17%) Developer
3 18 (21.95%) DBA
4 16 (19.51%) Analyst
4 16 (19.51%) Java Developer
4 16 (19.51%) Technical Analyst
5 14 (17.07%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (15.85%) Technical Test Analyst
6 13 (15.85%) Test Analyst
7 9 (10.98%) Unix Administrator
8 7 (8.54%) Consultant
8 7 (8.54%) Solaris Administrator
9 5 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.88%) Oracle Consultant
11 3 (3.66%) Architect
11 3 (3.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.66%) Oracle Technical Consultant
11 3 (3.66%) Senior DBA
11 3 (3.66%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) Servlets
1 14 (17.07%) Swing
2 3 (3.66%) .NET
3 2 (2.44%) CSS
3 2 (2.44%) HTML
3 2 (2.44%) J2EE
3 2 (2.44%) Spring
3 2 (2.44%) Spring Boot
3 2 (2.44%) Spring MVC
3 2 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (1.22%) Middleware
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.22%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (57.32%) Linux
2 41 (50.00%) Unix
3 17 (20.73%) Solaris
4 15 (18.29%) CentOS
5 14 (17.07%) Android
5 14 (17.07%) Apple iOS
6 10 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (9.76%) Windows
8 2 (2.44%) AIX
8 2 (2.44%) SUSE
9 1 (1.22%) HPUX
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) OO
2 14 (17.07%) Android Development
2 14 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (17.07%) Defect Management
2 14 (17.07%) iOS Development
2 14 (17.07%) Mobile Application Development
2 14 (17.07%) OOA/OOD
2 14 (17.07%) Psychology
2 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering
2 14 (17.07%) Test Management
2 14 (17.07%) Test Scripting
2 14 (17.07%) Test Strategy
3 13 (15.85%) Software Testing
4 11 (13.41%) Mathematics
5 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.54%) Benchmarking
6 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
6 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
6 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.32%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.66%) SQL
2 38 (46.34%) Java
3 22 (26.83%) PL/SQL
4 19 (23.17%) Shell Script
5 14 (17.07%) C
5 14 (17.07%) VB
6 9 (10.98%) AWK
6 9 (10.98%) Bourne shell
6 9 (10.98%) Korn
6 9 (10.98%) Perl
7 3 (3.66%) Python
8 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.44%) Java 8
8 2 (2.44%) Java 9
8 2 (2.44%) VBA
9 1 (1.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 58 (70.73%) OCP
2 29 (35.37%) OCA
3 17 (20.73%) Degree
4 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (18.29%) RHCE
5 15 (18.29%) Security Cleared
6 14 (17.07%) MCP
6 14 (17.07%) SAP Certification
7 13 (15.85%) DV Cleared
8 12 (14.63%) ISTQB
9 9 (10.98%) RHCSA
10 6 (7.32%) Sun Certification
11 2 (2.44%) CCNA
11 2 (2.44%) CCNP
11 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (2.44%) MCSE
12 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) GDPR
1 2 (2.44%) PMO
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.63%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (10.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (8.54%) GlusterFS
4 4 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (17.07%) HP ALM
1 14 (17.07%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (10.98%) Data Guard
2 9 (10.98%) NetBackup
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (10.98%) Red Hat Satellite
2 9 (10.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 8 (9.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (8.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (4.88%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (4.88%) Terraform
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (2.44%) Ansible
8 1 (1.22%) Control-M
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 65 (79.27%) Oracle
2 22 (26.83%) HP
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
4 14 (17.07%) SAP
5 9 (10.98%) Brocade
5 9 (10.98%) Centrify
5 9 (10.98%) Sun
5 9 (10.98%) Veritas
5 9 (10.98%) VMware
6 7 (8.54%) EMC
6 7 (8.54%) StorageTek
7 2 (2.44%) BT
7 2 (2.44%) Cisco
7 2 (2.44%) Citrix
7 2 (2.44%) NetApp
7 2 (2.44%) Openreach
7 2 (2.44%) Siebel
7 2 (2.44%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.22%) Kronos