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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 84 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 20 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.34% - 0.085%
As % of the System Software category 13.42% - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
149 62 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.95% 5.17% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 93 36 42
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 2014.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Oracle
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (89.29%) Linux
3 17 (60.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (60.71%) Data Guard
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (53.57%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (50.00%) UNIX
6 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (46.43%) SLA
7 13 (46.43%) Oracle 11i
8 12 (42.86%) RDBMS
8 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
9 11 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
9 11 (39.29%) SQL
9 11 (39.29%) Solaris
10 10 (35.71%) WebLogic
11 9 (32.14%) Finance
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
12 7 (25.00%) AIX
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (25.00%) SOA

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (35.71%) WebLogic
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LDAP
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (42.86%) RDBMS
5 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (17.86%) OLTP
9 4 (14.29%) SQLPlus
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 4 (14.29%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Oracle DBA
1 24 (85.71%) DBA
2 8 (28.57%) Administrator
3 7 (25.00%) Junior DBA
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 7 (25.00%) Junior
3 7 (25.00%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Middleware
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.86%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 14 (50.00%) UNIX
4 11 (39.29%) Solaris
5 7 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (25.00%) SOA
2 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (17.86%) Database Tuning
3 5 (17.86%) Database Security
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) OCP
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) SLA
2 5 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 17 (60.71%) Data Guard
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (10.71%) Sun