The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 222 242 265
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +23
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 34 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.070% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 3.48% 0.63% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £43,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Oracle RAC
England

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

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
976 800 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.89% 11.24% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 784 662 904
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
Bedfordshire +3 22 £42,000 -4.00%
Essex +10 8 £45,000 -18.18%
Hertfordshire - 4 £65,000 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 80 (100.00%) Oracle
2 74 (92.50%) Oracle Database
3 62 (77.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 59 (73.75%) SQL
5 54 (67.50%) PL/SQL
6 52 (65.00%) Data Guard
7 50 (62.50%) UNIX
8 49 (61.25%) Linux
8 49 (61.25%) Oracle RMAN
9 43 (53.75%) RDBMS
9 43 (53.75%) Relational Database
10 29 (36.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 27 (33.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 26 (32.50%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (27.50%) Solaris
14 21 (26.25%) SQLPlus
15 20 (25.00%) Shell Script
16 19 (23.75%) Windows
17 18 (22.50%) Perl
17 18 (22.50%) Oracle9i Database
18 17 (21.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 17 (21.25%) Migration
18 17 (21.25%) C-shell
18 17 (21.25%) Capacity Planning
19 16 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
19 16 (20.00%) Data Migration
19 16 (20.00%) Replication
20 15 (18.75%) SUSE
20 15 (18.75%) AWK
20 15 (18.75%) Configuration Management

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (8.75%) Apache
3 4 (5.00%) IIS
3 4 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.00%) Tuxedo
3 4 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (5.00%) iPlanet
3 4 (5.00%) GlassFish
3 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) SAN
1 15 (18.75%) NAS
2 5 (6.25%) HTTP
3 4 (5.00%) SSL
4 3 (3.75%) SSH
4 3 (3.75%) LDAP
4 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (92.50%) Oracle Database
2 62 (77.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 43 (53.75%) RDBMS
3 43 (53.75%) Relational Database
4 27 (33.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 21 (26.25%) SQLPlus
6 18 (22.50%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (3.75%) Essbase
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.25%) OLTP
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Back Office
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Automotive
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (63.75%) DBA
2 50 (62.50%) Oracle DBA
3 17 (21.25%) Administrator
4 9 (11.25%) UNIX Administrator
4 9 (11.25%) Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.25%) Junior
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Junior DBA
6 5 (6.25%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 5 (6.25%) Junior Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Support Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Middleware Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) XML
2 6 (7.50%) Middleware
3 5 (6.25%) Java EE
3 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 5 (6.25%) Spring
3 5 (6.25%) JSF
3 5 (6.25%) XSL
3 5 (6.25%) XSLT
3 5 (6.25%) JSP
3 5 (6.25%) Struts
4 4 (5.00%) Web Services
4 4 (5.00%) .NET
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (3.75%) WebCenter
5 3 (3.75%) HTML
5 3 (3.75%) ODBC
6 2 (2.50%) SOAP
6 2 (2.50%) J2EE
6 2 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Replication
2 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.00%) Open Source
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) PKI
4 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.50%) PACS
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 50 (62.50%) UNIX
2 49 (61.25%) Linux
3 22 (27.50%) Solaris
4 19 (23.75%) Windows
5 15 (18.75%) SUSE
5 15 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.25%) AIX
7 3 (3.75%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (21.25%) Migration
2 17 (21.25%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 15 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 15 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 15 (18.75%) Performance Engineering
5 6 (7.50%) Change Management
6 5 (6.25%) E-business
7 4 (5.00%) ITIL
8 3 (3.75%) Identity Management
8 3 (3.75%) DRM
8 3 (3.75%) Content Management
8 3 (3.75%) BPEL
8 3 (3.75%) SOA
9 2 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.50%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.25%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 59 (73.75%) SQL
2 54 (67.50%) PL/SQL
3 20 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 18 (22.50%) Perl
5 17 (21.25%) C-shell
6 15 (18.75%) AWK
6 15 (18.75%) Korn
6 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 9 (11.25%) Java
8 4 (5.00%) Jython
9 3 (3.75%) Bourne shell
9 3 (3.75%) Python
10 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) OCP
1 15 (18.75%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (15.00%) OCA
3 8 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (36.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (6.25%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) HL7
3 2 (2.50%) DICOM
System Software
1 49 (61.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.75%) vSphere
3 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 52 (65.00%) Data Guard
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (3.75%) BMC Performance Manager
3 3 (3.75%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (3.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.50%) BMC
4 4 (5.00%) JBoss
4 4 (5.00%) Sun
4 4 (5.00%) IBM
5 3 (3.75%) NetIQ
5 3 (3.75%) VMware
5 3 (3.75%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) EMC
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco
5 3 (3.75%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (1.25%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.25%) BEA
7 1 (1.25%) Sybase