The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 226 236 220
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 27 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 4.13% 1.84% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 18
Average salary £41,000 £42,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.09% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,750 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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 North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
653 705 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.02% 9.86% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 503 582 500
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in the North West

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in the North West

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 8 £47,500 +10.46% 2
Cumbria - 8 £27,500 -
Cheshire +5 5 £42,000 +20.00%
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (86.49%) Oracle Database
3 29 (78.38%) Data Guard
4 26 (70.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 23 (62.16%) Oracle RMAN
6 21 (56.76%) Linux
6 21 (56.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 20 (54.05%) UNIX
8 19 (51.35%) SQL
9 18 (48.65%) Solaris
9 18 (48.65%) Oracle Applications
10 17 (45.95%) WebLogic
10 17 (45.95%) AIX
11 14 (37.84%) Windows
11 14 (37.84%) Oracle9i Database
11 14 (37.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 13 (35.14%) Finance
12 13 (35.14%) Clustering
13 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
13 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
13 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (29.73%) Oracle Application Server
14 11 (29.73%) VMware
15 10 (27.03%) Oracle EBS
15 10 (27.03%) Change Management
15 10 (27.03%) Oracle EBS R12
16 9 (24.32%) SLA
16 9 (24.32%) Oracle 11i
17 8 (21.62%) IBM

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (45.95%) WebLogic
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (86.49%) Oracle Database
2 26 (70.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (56.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (37.84%) Oracle9i Database
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (21.62%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
6 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) DBA
1 29 (78.38%) Oracle DBA
2 15 (40.54%) Administrator
3 10 (27.03%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 8 (21.62%) SQL DBA
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) AIX Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Trainee Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Trainee
6 4 (10.81%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 4 (10.81%) Junior DBA
6 4 (10.81%) Junior
7 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Team Leader
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (5.41%) Senior DBA
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (5.41%) Database Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Middleware
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.41%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) HACMP
3 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 20 (54.05%) UNIX
3 18 (48.65%) Solaris
4 17 (45.95%) AIX
5 14 (37.84%) Windows
6 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.41%) Android
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (27.03%) Change Management
3 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (21.62%) Change Control
4 7 (18.92%) Release Management
5 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.41%) Coaching
7 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.41%) Communications Security
7 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (78.38%) Data Guard
2 23 (62.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (37.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (29.73%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) IBM
3 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) Sun
4 6 (16.22%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Retek
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas
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