The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 19 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.81% 1.15% -
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 23.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Oracle RAC
England

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

System Software Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 13 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.45% 4.98% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 56
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
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 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 28 August 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 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SQLPlus
2 4 (80.00%) OCP
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) OCA
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) E-business
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) SQLPlus
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) E-business
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (80.00%) OCP
2 2 (40.00%) OCA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft