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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 228 230 244
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 18 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.41% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 3.13% 3.94% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 12
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.09%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -4.16%
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
576 686 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.80% 10.44% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 480 531 619
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 4 £45,000 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 28 (87.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 27 (84.38%) Relational Database
3 27 (84.38%) RDBMS
4 26 (81.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 24 (75.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 24 (75.00%) Data Guard
6 22 (68.75%) Unix
7 21 (65.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 18 (56.25%) Middleware
8 18 (56.25%) Oracle Fusion
9 16 (50.00%) WebLogic
10 15 (46.88%) Oracle9i Database
10 15 (46.88%) Oracle 11i
10 15 (46.88%) AIX
10 15 (46.88%) Retek
10 15 (46.88%) Oracle EBS
10 15 (46.88%) Oracle EBS R12
10 15 (46.88%) Oracle Applications
11 14 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (31.25%) Finance
13 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
13 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
14 6 (18.75%) OCP
14 6 (18.75%) Oracle Certification
14 6 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 4 (12.50%) Linux

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle 11i
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 28 (87.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 27 (84.38%) RDBMS
3 27 (84.38%) Relational Database
4 24 (75.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 21 (65.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (46.88%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.38%) Informix
8 3 (9.38%) MySQL
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) DBA
2 30 (93.75%) Oracle DBA
3 21 (65.63%) Administrator
4 15 (46.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 7 (21.88%) SQL DBA
6 6 (18.75%) Unix DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) Middleware
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) iPad
1 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Unix
2 15 (46.88%) AIX
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (9.38%) Database Tuning
3 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Presales
4 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
2 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) OCP
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 26 (81.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (75.00%) Data Guard
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (46.88%) Retek
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy