The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 82 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 21 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.81% 0.37% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 16.28% 2.82% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 7
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.26%
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
129 142 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.11% 13.26% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 106 132 112
Average salary £36,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.10% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Oracle RAC
East of England

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 July 2014. 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
Luton +7 20 £42,000 -31.70%
Dunstable - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
East of England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) Oracle
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 38 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 37 (97.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 35 (92.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 22 (57.89%) SUSE
5 21 (55.26%) Replication
5 21 (55.26%) Migration
5 21 (55.26%) PL/SQL
5 21 (55.26%) SQL
5 21 (55.26%) Data Migration
5 21 (55.26%) Oracle Linux
6 17 (44.74%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (44.74%) UNIX
6 17 (44.74%) Solaris
7 16 (42.11%) SAN
7 16 (42.11%) Shell Script
7 16 (42.11%) Perl
7 16 (42.11%) AWK
7 16 (42.11%) Bash Shell
8 15 (39.47%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (39.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (39.47%) NAS
8 15 (39.47%) Degree
8 15 (39.47%) Korn
8 15 (39.47%) Incident Management
8 15 (39.47%) Performance Engineering
8 15 (39.47%) Computer Science

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) SAN
2 15 (39.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 37 (97.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (36.84%) RDBMS
3 14 (36.84%) Oracle9i Database
3 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (13.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Administrator
2 22 (57.89%) DBA
3 16 (42.11%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (31.58%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (15.79%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Replication
2 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
3 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
4 6 (15.79%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) SUSE
3 21 (55.26%) Oracle Linux
4 17 (44.74%) UNIX
4 17 (44.74%) Solaris
5 1 (2.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Migration
1 21 (55.26%) Data Migration
2 17 (44.74%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (39.47%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (39.47%) Root Cause Analysis
3 15 (39.47%) Incident Management
3 15 (39.47%) Performance Engineering
3 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.79%) Validation
5 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) PL/SQL
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) Shell Script
2 16 (42.11%) Perl
2 16 (42.11%) AWK
2 16 (42.11%) Bash Shell
3 15 (39.47%) Korn
4 14 (36.84%) C-shell
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (92.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) VMware
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat