The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 123 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 4 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.19% 1.22% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 2.06% 9.00% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 1
Average salary £47,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.12% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Oracle RAC
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
194 289 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.16% 13.51% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 165 267 132
Average salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £55,000
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 Birmingham

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Birmingham

Oracle RAC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (20.00%) webMethods
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (20.00%) webMethods