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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 94 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 4.23% 5.88% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £50,000 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
71 136 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.57% 9.82% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 42 72 70
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,315 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £50,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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 12 February 2016.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (75.00%) Data Guard
4 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (41.67%) SQLPlus
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) Unix
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (16.67%) Retail
9 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (16.67%) Toad
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
10 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (8.33%) SAN
10 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (8.33%) Sun
10 1 (8.33%) OCP
10 1 (8.33%) High Availability
10 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
3 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (41.67%) SQLPlus
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) DBA
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (8.33%) OCP
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Data Guard
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sun