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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 72 89 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 21 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.79% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 15.44% 4.67% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Average salary £42,000 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.18% -2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
136 107 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.58% 10.64% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 106 98 154
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 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 +10 16 £42,000 -31.70%
Dunstable - 5 - -
Oracle RAC
East of England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 29 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 28 (96.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (51.72%) PL/SQL
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) Migration
3 15 (51.72%) SUSE
3 15 (51.72%) Replication
3 15 (51.72%) Data Migration
3 15 (51.72%) Oracle Linux
4 14 (48.28%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (48.28%) Bash Shell
4 14 (48.28%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (48.28%) NAS
4 14 (48.28%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (48.28%) Performance Engineering
4 14 (48.28%) AWK
4 14 (48.28%) Korn
4 14 (48.28%) Incident Management
4 14 (48.28%) UNIX
4 14 (48.28%) Solaris
4 14 (48.28%) Perl
4 14 (48.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (48.28%) SAN
4 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
4 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) SAN
1 14 (48.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (44.83%) Relational Database
2 13 (44.83%) Oracle9i Database
2 13 (44.83%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (6.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Administrator
2 15 (51.72%) DBA
3 14 (48.28%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (27.59%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (20.69%) Solaris Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Replication
2 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) SUSE
2 15 (51.72%) Oracle Linux
3 14 (48.28%) UNIX
3 14 (48.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Migration
1 15 (51.72%) Data Migration
2 14 (48.28%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (48.28%) Root Cause Analysis
2 14 (48.28%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (48.28%) Performance Engineering
2 14 (48.28%) Incident Management
2 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) PL/SQL
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
2 14 (48.28%) AWK
2 14 (48.28%) Korn
2 14 (48.28%) Perl
2 14 (48.28%) Bash Shell
3 13 (44.83%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (96.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 29 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 14 (48.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle