The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 83 82 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 17 30 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.38% 2.13% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 20.99% 28.04% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 1
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -2.79%
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
81 107 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.55% 7.59% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 50 79 39
Average salary £40,750 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.19% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,600 £46,500
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 Glasgow

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Glasgow

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 33 (100.00%) Oracle
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 32 (96.97%) Oracle Database 10g
3 30 (90.91%) PL/SQL
3 30 (90.91%) Oracle RMAN
4 29 (87.88%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (75.76%) Data Guard
5 25 (75.76%) SQL
6 19 (57.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 18 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (42.42%) UNIX
8 14 (42.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 13 (39.39%) Toad
9 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (36.36%) RDBMS
10 12 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
11 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
12 10 (30.30%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
13 9 (27.27%) OCP
13 9 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
14 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (24.24%) Perl
14 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
14 8 (24.24%) Windows
14 8 (24.24%) Solaris
14 8 (24.24%) Linux
15 6 (18.18%) MySQL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (15.15%) WebLogic
1 5 (15.15%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Utilities
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 32 (96.97%) Oracle Database 10g
3 18 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 6 (18.18%) MarkLogic
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (18.18%) MySQL
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (18.18%) TimesTen
6 3 (9.09%) SQLPlus
6 3 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Toad
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) DBA
2 27 (81.82%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (27.27%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Junior
5 1 (3.03%) Senior DBA
5 1 (3.03%) Junior DBA
5 1 (3.03%) Junior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (18.18%) Middleware
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) UNIX
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Solaris
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 9 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (18.18%) Validation
5 6 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) PL/SQL
2 25 (75.76%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
4 8 (24.24%) Perl
5 6 (18.18%) AWK
5 6 (18.18%) Bourne shell
5 6 (18.18%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (27.27%) OCP
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 30 (90.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 25 (75.76%) Data Guard
3 19 (57.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Statspack
5 2 (6.06%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
3 6 (18.18%) Vertica
3 6 (18.18%) MapR
3 6 (18.18%) Sybase
4 2 (6.06%) Sun