The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 94 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 16 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.29% -
As % of the System Software category 11.27% 12.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Oracle RAC
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
142 151 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.02% 10.29% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 86 92 37
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,400 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (95.83%) Data Guard
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle Database
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
5 14 (58.33%) RDBMS
5 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
5 14 (58.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (54.17%) PL/SQL
7 12 (50.00%) ITIL
7 12 (50.00%) Linux
7 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (45.83%) UNIX
9 10 (41.67%) SQLPlus
10 9 (37.50%) Solaris
10 9 (37.50%) Banking
11 7 (29.17%) Retail
11 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (25.00%) Clustering
13 5 (20.83%) VMware
13 5 (20.83%) HACMP
13 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (20.83%) Change Management
13 5 (20.83%) AIX
13 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
13 5 (20.83%) HP
13 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (16.67%) Finance
15 2 (8.33%) Scrum
15 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LDAP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle Database
2 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 14 (58.33%) RDBMS
3 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (41.67%) SQLPlus
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (37.50%) Banking
2 7 (29.17%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) DBA
2 16 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (29.17%) Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) AIX Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.83%) HACMP
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) UNIX
3 9 (37.50%) Solaris
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.83%) AIX
6 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Change Management
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.33%) Scrum
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) Korn
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 23 (95.83%) Data Guard
2 14 (58.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) HP
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £41000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago