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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 87 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 22 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% - 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 14.01% - 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
157 64 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.52% 5.06% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 86 33 42
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,225
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (83.33%) Linux
3 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (56.67%) Windows
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (56.67%) Data Guard
5 15 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (46.67%) UNIX
6 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (43.33%) SLA
7 13 (43.33%) Oracle 11i
7 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
7 13 (43.33%) SQL
7 13 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
8 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
8 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
9 11 (36.67%) Solaris
10 9 (30.00%) Finance
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (23.33%) AIX
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (23.33%) SOA

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LDAP
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (16.67%) OLTP
9 4 (13.33%) SQLPlus
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Retail Banking
2 4 (13.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Oracle DBA
1 26 (86.67%) DBA
2 8 (26.67%) Administrator
3 7 (23.33%) Junior DBA
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 7 (23.33%) Junior
3 7 (23.33%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 5 (16.67%) Senior DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Middleware
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) UNIX
4 11 (36.67%) Solaris
5 7 (23.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (23.33%) SOA
2 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) Database Security
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) OCP
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
2 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 17 (56.67%) Data Guard
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (10.00%) Sun