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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 87 106 92
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 8.79% 8.79% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
91 91 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.99% 5.79% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 53 54 45
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle Database
3 12 (85.71%) PL/SQL
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) Data Guard
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Solaris
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
8 4 (28.57%) SQLPlus
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Degree
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (21.43%) OCP
9 3 (21.43%) Banking
9 3 (21.43%) Retail
9 3 (21.43%) UNIX
10 2 (14.29%) Windows
10 2 (14.29%) LDAP
10 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 2 (14.29%) DNS

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle Database
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (28.57%) SQLPlus
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) DBA
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Solaris
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) PL/SQL
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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