The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 23 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 21 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.32% 0.95% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 42.11% 6.45% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
System Software Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.27% 14.76% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 40
Average salary £29,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in the Midlands

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 15 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (93.33%) SQLPlus
2 14 (93.33%) UNIX
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) RDBMS
2 14 (93.33%) OCP
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle Certification
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle Database
2 14 (93.33%) Relational Database
3 13 (86.67%) Windows
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (80.00%) MySQL
4 12 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (80.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (73.33%) Oracle Exalogic
5 11 (73.33%) Hadoop
5 11 (73.33%) NoSQL
5 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (73.33%) Middleware
5 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (13.33%) OCA
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (6.67%) Solaris
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) RDBMS
1 14 (93.33%) SQLPlus
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle Database
1 14 (93.33%) Relational Database
2 12 (80.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 12 (80.00%) MySQL
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) Hadoop
3 11 (73.33%) NoSQL
3 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) DBA
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 11 (73.33%) Consultant
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) UNIX
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) OCP
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (13.33%) OCA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle