The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 59 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 31 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.23% 1.82% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 23.31% 14.79% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 4
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.18%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Oracle RAC
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
133 142 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.84% 12.34% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 103 113 101
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Bedfordshire region.

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +6 30 £45,000 -
Luton -11 1 £47,500 +13.09%
Oracle RAC
East of England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC.

1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 34 (85.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 34 (85.00%) Data Guard
2 34 (85.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 34 (85.00%) UNIX
2 34 (85.00%) Solaris
2 34 (85.00%) Linux
3 32 (80.00%) Perl
3 32 (80.00%) AWK
3 32 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 32 (80.00%) Bash Shell
4 28 (70.00%) Capacity Planning
4 28 (70.00%) C-shell
4 28 (70.00%) Korn
4 28 (70.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 28 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 28 (70.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (70.00%) Shell Script
5 23 (57.50%) Finance
6 21 (52.50%) Banking
7 19 (47.50%) Oracle Application Server
7 19 (47.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 17 (42.50%) Degree
9 13 (32.50%) Oracle9i Database
10 11 (27.50%) RDBMS
10 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
11 6 (15.00%) Java EE
11 6 (15.00%) Spring
11 6 (15.00%) JSF

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (47.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 34 (85.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (32.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 11 (27.50%) RDBMS
4 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
5 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 21 (52.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Administrator
1 34 (85.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (10.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Support Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) JSP
1 6 (15.00%) Struts
1 6 (15.00%) XML
1 6 (15.00%) XSL
1 6 (15.00%) XSLT
1 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (15.00%) Spring
1 6 (15.00%) JSF
1 6 (15.00%) Java EE
2 4 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 34 (85.00%) UNIX
1 34 (85.00%) Solaris
1 34 (85.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) SUSE
2 4 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (70.00%) Capacity Planning
2 28 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 19 (47.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) Perl
1 32 (80.00%) AWK
1 32 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 28 (70.00%) Korn
2 28 (70.00%) C-shell
2 28 (70.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (15.00%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (70.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (85.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 34 (85.00%) Data Guard
2 28 (70.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) BEA
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.00%) VMware