The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 144 138 122
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 27 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.78% 1.01% 1.19%
As % of the System Software category 6.44% 7.11% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
Oracle RAC
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
419 464 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.12% 14.26% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 339 328 188
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Leeds

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Leeds

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 53 (100.00%) Oracle
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 33 (62.26%) Data Guard
3 32 (60.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 30 (56.60%) UNIX
5 27 (50.94%) Linux
6 25 (47.17%) RDBMS
6 25 (47.17%) Relational Database
7 21 (39.62%) Oracle Certification
8 20 (37.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 20 (37.74%) OCP
8 20 (37.74%) Oracle Reports
8 20 (37.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 20 (37.74%) Windows
8 20 (37.74%) Mentoring
8 20 (37.74%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (32.08%) WebLogic
10 11 (20.75%) Oracle RMAN
11 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (16.98%) MySQL
12 8 (15.09%) SQL
12 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
12 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
12 8 (15.09%) Couchbase
13 4 (7.55%) Solaris
14 3 (5.66%) Clustering
14 3 (5.66%) Oracle Application Server
14 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
14 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
14 3 (5.66%) Oracle 10gAS

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (32.08%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle 10gAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 32 (60.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (47.17%) RDBMS
3 25 (47.17%) Relational Database
4 20 (37.74%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (37.74%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (16.98%) MySQL
6 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
6 8 (15.09%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 53 (100.00%) DBA
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 23 (43.40%) Consultant
2 23 (43.40%) Oracle Consultant
3 17 (32.08%) Database Consultant
4 16 (30.19%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) UNIX Support
7 1 (1.89%) Junior Oracle DBA
7 1 (1.89%) Junior DBA
7 1 (1.89%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) UNIX
2 27 (50.94%) Linux
3 20 (37.74%) Windows
4 4 (7.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Mentoring
2 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (1.89%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
1 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Oracle Certification
2 20 (37.74%) OCP
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 33 (62.26%) Data Guard
2 20 (37.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle