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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 89 109 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 5.38% 5.88% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £47,500 £60,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.74%
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
93 102 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.81% 6.22% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 52 64 48
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,100 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 4 May 2015.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (85.71%) PL/SQL
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) WebLogic
3 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (35.71%) OCP
7 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) Data Guard
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) Solaris
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL
9 3 (21.43%) UNIX
9 3 (21.43%) Banking
9 3 (21.43%) Retail
10 2 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
10 2 (14.29%) Windows
10 2 (14.29%) LDAP
10 2 (14.29%) SQLPlus
10 2 (14.29%) Finance
10 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
3 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (14.29%) SQLPlus
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) DBA
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 5 (35.71%) Senior DBA
4 4 (28.57%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) PL/SQL
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (35.71%) OCP
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Data Guard
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
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