The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 125 103 127
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +24
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 0.88% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 1.36% 11.29% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 3
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Oracle RAC
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
220 124 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.28% 7.81% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 165 91 160
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Cheshire

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Chester - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £46,250 -
Oracle RAC
North West

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (87.50%) Data Guard
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (12.50%) OCP
7 1 (12.50%) Informix
7 1 (12.50%) Ingres
7 1 (12.50%) RDBMS

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (12.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (12.50%) Informix
4 1 (12.50%) Ingres
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DBA
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) OCP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat