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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 190 218 207
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 21 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 0.90% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Oracle RAC
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
619 776 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.32% 13.08% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 474 530 577
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Berkshire

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Reading +21 16 £50,000 -16.66%
Maidenhead - 2 £55,000 -
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 46 (97.87%) Oracle Database
3 42 (89.36%) Performance Tuning
4 32 (68.09%) Linux
5 30 (63.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 27 (57.45%) Computer Science
6 27 (57.45%) Middleware
6 27 (57.45%) WebLogic
7 22 (46.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 22 (46.81%) Open Source
7 22 (46.81%) SaaS
7 22 (46.81%) PaaS
7 22 (46.81%) WebSphere
7 22 (46.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 22 (46.81%) Public Cloud
8 19 (40.43%) Data Guard
9 18 (38.30%) Clustering
9 18 (38.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 17 (36.17%) Mentoring
11 16 (34.04%) Relational Database
11 16 (34.04%) Oracle Applications
11 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
12 15 (31.91%) Oracle RMAN
13 14 (29.79%) Oracle Database 10g
14 12 (25.53%) Database Tuning
15 11 (23.40%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (23.40%) Java
16 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 27 (57.45%) WebLogic
2 22 (46.81%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.77%) GlassFish
3 6 (12.77%) JBoss
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (46.81%) SaaS
1 22 (46.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (97.87%) Oracle Database
2 30 (63.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (34.04%) Relational Database
4 14 (29.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (21.28%) RDBMS
7 7 (14.89%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (14.89%) MySQL
7 7 (14.89%) Oracle Exadata
7 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.13%) Big Data
8 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.13%) DB2
8 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) DBA
2 28 (59.57%) Oracle DBA
3 15 (31.91%) Administrator
4 12 (25.53%) Senior DBA
5 6 (12.77%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (4.26%) WebLogic Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Database Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) Middleware
2 22 (46.81%) Oracle Fusion
2 22 (46.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 6 (12.77%) WebCenter
4 5 (10.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (57.45%) Computer Science
2 22 (46.81%) Public Cloud
3 18 (38.30%) Clustering
4 6 (12.77%) Data Structures
4 6 (12.77%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (12.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle Exalogic
4 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (10.64%) User Experience
5 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (68.09%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Solaris
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 4 (8.51%) UNIX
5 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (46.81%) Open Source
3 17 (36.17%) Mentoring
4 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
5 12 (25.53%) Database Tuning
6 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (23.40%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (12.77%) Identity Management
8 6 (12.77%) Migration
8 6 (12.77%) Change Management
8 6 (12.77%) CRM
8 6 (12.77%) ERP
8 6 (12.77%) SOA
8 6 (12.77%) Performance Management
8 6 (12.77%) Data Migration
8 6 (12.77%) Content Management
9 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) Perl
4 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) OCP
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 19 (40.43%) Data Guard
2 18 (38.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (31.91%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Veritas
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) IBM