The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 68 58 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.75% 0.42% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 8.06% 6.25% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £38,750 £23,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.89% -55.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
System Software Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 32 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.34% 6.65% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 81
Average salary £33,500 £27,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.93% -31.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Oracle RAC
North West

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Merseyside

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southport +10 2 £38,750 +64.89%
Liverpool - 2 £35,000 -
Oracle RAC
North West

Oracle RAC
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Database Security
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Junior DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle