The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.47% - -
As % of the System Software category 5.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
104 82 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.20% 6.81% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 86 73 117
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Kent

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) Data Guard
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (75.00%) Replication
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) SRDF
5 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (50.00%) HACMP
5 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) IBM
5 4 (50.00%) EMC
5 4 (50.00%) AIX
6 3 (37.50%) OCP
6 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DBA
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (62.50%) Senior DBA
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Replication
2 4 (50.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (37.50%) OCP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (50.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Data Guard
2 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) EMC