The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 77 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.91% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 6.62% 1.05% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £51,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Oracle RAC
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
151 191 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.78% 17.32% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 120 159 139
Average salary £40,000 £45,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Essex region.

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Essex

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Essex

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford 0 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Oracle RAC
East of England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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%) PL/SQL
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 29 (96.67%) Relational Database
2 29 (96.67%) RDBMS
3 23 (76.67%) UNIX
3 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (70.00%) SQLPlus
5 20 (66.67%) Data Guard
6 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (43.33%) Windows
9 12 (40.00%) OCP
9 12 (40.00%) OCA
9 12 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
10 11 (36.67%) Linux
11 5 (16.67%) Change Management
11 5 (16.67%) E-business
12 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (10.00%) ODBC
13 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
14 1 (3.33%) HTTP
14 1 (3.33%) OLTP
14 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
14 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
14 1 (3.33%) Middleware

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 29 (96.67%) Relational Database
2 29 (96.67%) RDBMS
3 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (70.00%) SQLPlus
5 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.33%) OLTP
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) DBA
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Junior DBA
2 5 (16.67%) Junior Oracle DBA
2 5 (16.67%) Junior Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Junior
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) ODBC
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) UNIX
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Change Management
1 5 (16.67%) E-business
2 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) OCP
1 12 (40.00%) OCA
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Sun
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat