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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 243 236 263
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 22 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 2.26% 1.05% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 16
Average salary £51,625 £43,750 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% +1.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £35,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -1.05%
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
974 857 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.32% 12.10% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 786 688 827
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +5 11 £45,250 +3.42%
Hertfordshire -12 7 £60,000 -
Essex -6 3 £55,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 65 (100.00%) Oracle
2 60 (92.31%) Oracle Database
3 46 (70.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 43 (66.15%) Data Guard
4 43 (66.15%) SQL
4 43 (66.15%) UNIX
5 42 (64.62%) Linux
5 42 (64.62%) Oracle RMAN
6 41 (63.08%) PL/SQL
7 34 (52.31%) RDBMS
7 34 (52.31%) Relational Database
8 24 (36.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 23 (35.38%) Solaris
10 22 (33.85%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (32.31%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (29.23%) Shell Script
13 17 (26.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 17 (26.15%) Perl
13 17 (26.15%) SQLPlus
13 17 (26.15%) C-shell
14 16 (24.62%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (24.62%) Oracle9i Database
14 16 (24.62%) Windows
15 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
15 14 (21.54%) AWK
15 14 (21.54%) Korn
15 14 (21.54%) Bash Shell
16 12 (18.46%) Migration
16 12 (18.46%) OCP
16 12 (18.46%) Oracle Certification

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (10.77%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.08%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) Tuxedo
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.08%) iPlanet
4 2 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.08%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) SAN
1 10 (15.38%) NAS
2 3 (4.62%) SSH
2 3 (4.62%) LDAP
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
2 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
3 2 (3.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (92.31%) Oracle Database
2 46 (70.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 34 (52.31%) RDBMS
3 34 (52.31%) Relational Database
4 21 (32.31%) Oracle Database 10g
5 17 (26.15%) SQLPlus
6 16 (24.62%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
9 3 (4.62%) Essbase
10 2 (3.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.54%) DB2
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) DBA
1 36 (55.38%) Oracle DBA
2 16 (24.62%) Administrator
3 8 (12.31%) UNIX Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) Applications Support
5 6 (9.23%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) Applications Support Specialist
5 6 (9.23%) Support Specialist
5 6 (9.23%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Architect
7 3 (4.62%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior UNIX Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Middleware Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Middleware Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Junior DBA
8 2 (3.08%) Junior Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Junior Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) XML
2 7 (10.77%) XSL
2 7 (10.77%) XSLT
2 7 (10.77%) JSP
2 7 (10.77%) Hibernate
2 7 (10.77%) Spring
2 7 (10.77%) JSF
2 7 (10.77%) Java EE
2 7 (10.77%) Struts
3 4 (6.15%) Middleware
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
4 3 (4.62%) WebCenter
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (3.08%) HTML
5 2 (3.08%) .NET
5 2 (3.08%) J2EE
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.54%) SOAP
6 1 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Replication
2 3 (4.62%) PKI
3 2 (3.08%) Open Source
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 43 (66.15%) UNIX
2 42 (64.62%) Linux
3 23 (35.38%) Solaris
4 16 (24.62%) Windows
5 10 (15.38%) SUSE
5 10 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (7.69%) AIX
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.54%) zOS
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (24.62%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
4 12 (18.46%) Migration
5 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 10 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 10 (15.38%) Performance Engineering
5 10 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (10.77%) ITIL
7 3 (4.62%) SOA
7 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.62%) DRM
7 3 (4.62%) Content Management
7 3 (4.62%) BPEL
7 3 (4.62%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.08%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.08%) Project Management
8 2 (3.08%) Change Management
8 2 (3.08%) E-business
8 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) SQL
2 41 (63.08%) PL/SQL
3 19 (29.23%) Shell Script
4 17 (26.15%) Perl
4 17 (26.15%) C-shell
5 14 (21.54%) Bash Shell
5 14 (21.54%) Korn
5 14 (21.54%) AWK
6 9 (13.85%) Java
7 3 (4.62%) Python
7 3 (4.62%) Bourne shell
8 2 (3.08%) Jython
9 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) OCP
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (13.85%) OCA
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (12.31%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) HL7
3 1 (1.54%) DICOM
System Software
1 42 (64.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.62%) vSphere
2 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 43 (66.15%) Data Guard
2 17 (26.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (4.62%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (3.08%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.69%) BMC
4 4 (6.15%) Sun
5 3 (4.62%) HP
5 3 (4.62%) EMC
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco
5 3 (4.62%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.62%) VMware
6 2 (3.08%) NetIQ
6 2 (3.08%) IBM
6 2 (3.08%) BEA
7 1 (1.54%) Sybase
7 1 (1.54%) SAP