The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 110 102 98
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.75% 0.069%
As % of the System Software category 1.05% 5.02% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.59%
System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
191 259 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.65% 15.04% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 180 210 124
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Oracle RAC
West Midlands

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (62.50%) Replication
3 5 (62.50%) Clustering
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Workflow
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Sun
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Sybase
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
2 3 (37.50%) DBA Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Database Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) OCP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Sun
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 2 (25.00%) Mercator