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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 75 75 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 23 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.19% 1.72% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 16.91% 14.60% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
136 137 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.93% 11.78% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 105 114 127
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 +10 20 £45,000 -
Luton -6 2 £47,500 +13.09%
Oracle RAC
East of England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 22 (73.33%) Data Guard
2 22 (73.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 22 (73.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (73.33%) UNIX
2 22 (73.33%) Solaris
2 22 (73.33%) Linux
3 20 (66.67%) Perl
3 20 (66.67%) AWK
3 20 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 20 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (60.00%) Finance
5 17 (56.67%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (56.67%) C-shell
5 17 (56.67%) Korn
5 17 (56.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 17 (56.67%) Shell Script
5 17 (56.67%) Configuration Management
5 17 (56.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (46.67%) Banking
7 12 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
7 12 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (33.33%) Degree
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (26.67%) Java
10 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) JSP
10 8 (26.67%) Struts

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 22 (73.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
5 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) UNIX Administrator
1 22 (73.33%) Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Support Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) JSP
1 8 (26.67%) Struts
1 8 (26.67%) XML
1 8 (26.67%) XSL
1 8 (26.67%) XSLT
1 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
1 8 (26.67%) Spring
1 8 (26.67%) JSF
1 8 (26.67%) Java EE
2 3 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) UNIX
1 22 (73.33%) Solaris
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) SUSE
2 3 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (56.67%) Configuration Management
2 17 (56.67%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Perl
1 20 (66.67%) AWK
1 20 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 17 (56.67%) Korn
2 17 (56.67%) C-shell
2 17 (56.67%) Shell Script
3 8 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (56.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (73.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 22 (73.33%) Data Guard
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) BEA
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) VMware