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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 239 216 212
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 14 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.36% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 1.97% 4.48% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 24
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,600 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
712 581 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.70% 8.12% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 574 500 625
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
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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 -3 13 £42,750 +1.18%
Cheshire -27 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 50 (98.04%) Oracle Database
3 37 (72.55%) Data Guard
4 36 (70.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (47.06%) Oracle RMAN
6 19 (37.25%) SQL
7 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 17 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
7 17 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (29.41%) UNIX
9 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
10 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
10 13 (25.49%) Relational Database
10 13 (25.49%) PL/SQL
10 13 (25.49%) RDBMS
11 12 (23.53%) Linux
11 12 (23.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
12 10 (19.61%) WebLogic
12 10 (19.61%) QA
13 9 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
13 9 (17.65%) Windows
13 9 (17.65%) Finance
14 8 (15.69%) VMware
14 8 (15.69%) Middleware
14 8 (15.69%) Informatica
14 8 (15.69%) SOA
14 8 (15.69%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 10 (19.61%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.76%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (98.04%) Oracle Database
2 36 (70.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (25.49%) RDBMS
4 13 (25.49%) Relational Database
5 9 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (13.73%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (5.88%) MySQL
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.96%) Informix
9 1 (1.96%) Ingres
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) JUnit
1 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
1 6 (11.76%) Mercurial
1 6 (11.76%) Gradle
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) DBA
1 44 (86.27%) Oracle DBA
2 16 (31.37%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 8 (15.69%) Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) Junior DBA
4 7 (13.73%) Junior
4 7 (13.73%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 6 (11.76%) Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Tester
8 1 (1.96%) Database Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.96%) Software Tester
8 1 (1.96%) Technical Tester
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) Middleware
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (11.76%) Java EE
2 6 (11.76%) JSON
2 6 (11.76%) EJB
2 6 (11.76%) Web Services
2 6 (11.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.80%) Open Source
3 4 (7.84%) HACMP
4 3 (5.88%) Clustering
5 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) UNIX
2 12 (23.53%) Linux
3 9 (17.65%) Windows
4 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (15.69%) SOA
2 8 (15.69%) High Availability
3 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.76%) Scrum
4 6 (11.76%) Database Security
5 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.84%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.88%) Data Management
7 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.96%) E-business
8 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.96%) Analytics
8 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.96%) Release Management
8 1 (1.96%) Email Marketing
8 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 13 (25.49%) PL/SQL
3 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.76%) Java
5 3 (5.88%) C
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) OCP
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (7.84%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 37 (72.55%) Data Guard
2 12 (23.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (15.69%) Informatica
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.96%) i-GRasp
4 1 (1.96%) NetApp
4 1 (1.96%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Hyperion