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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 129 124 100
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.058% 0.052% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 0.57% 0.50% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 14
Average salary - £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
174 201 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.02% 10.49% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 147 150 94
Average salary £31,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Streams
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) VMware