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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 101 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.50% 1.84% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 6.36% 29.17% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
110 72 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.89% 6.32% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Oracle
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (95.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (80.95%) Data Guard
3 17 (80.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (61.90%) RDBMS
4 13 (61.90%) SOA
4 13 (61.90%) WebLogic
4 13 (61.90%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (61.90%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (61.90%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (61.90%) Relational Database
5 12 (57.14%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) Client/Server
5 12 (57.14%) Informatica
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (33.33%) Coaching
8 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
9 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) Toad
11 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (14.29%) Degree
12 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (9.52%) Clustering
13 2 (9.52%) SAN
14 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
14 1 (4.76%) NetApp

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (61.90%) Relational Database
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle BI EE
2 13 (61.90%) RDBMS
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (4.76%) OLTP
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Toad
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 21 (100.00%) DBA
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) SOA
2 8 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (33.33%) Coaching
4 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) OCP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 17 (80.95%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) Informatica
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft