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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 237 195 218
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +23
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 14 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.74% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 1.89% 7.66% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 38
Average salary £47,500 £45,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.82% +14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £35,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,603 £65,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +10.58%
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
740 627 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.64% 9.62% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 613 523 429
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 8 £43,500 -3.33%
Cheshire -25 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (91.43%) Oracle Database
3 24 (68.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (45.71%) Oracle RMAN
5 15 (42.86%) Data Guard
6 12 (34.29%) Finance
7 11 (31.43%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (31.43%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (25.71%) Change Management
9 9 (25.71%) Linux
10 8 (22.86%) UNIX
10 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (20.00%) Retail
12 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
12 6 (17.14%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (14.29%) Windows
13 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (14.29%) Banking
14 4 (11.43%) Essbase
14 4 (11.43%) Advertising
14 4 (11.43%) Migration
14 4 (11.43%) VMware
14 4 (11.43%) Hyperion
14 4 (11.43%) HACMP
14 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (11.43%) Oracle Discoverer
14 4 (11.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (91.43%) Oracle Database
2 24 (68.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (11.43%) Essbase
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (8.57%) Xcode
2 2 (5.71%) JBuilder
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Retail
3 5 (14.29%) Banking
4 4 (11.43%) Advertising
5 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) DBA
1 28 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 6 (17.14%) Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 4 (11.43%) Senior DBA
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Team Leader
3 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
3 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Support
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Database Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) Classic ASP
1 3 (8.57%) Cocoa
1 3 (8.57%) HTML5
1 3 (8.57%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (5.71%) JSON
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) HACMP
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) UNIX
3 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (25.71%) Change Management
3 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.43%) Coaching
4 4 (11.43%) Communications Security
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.86%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.57%) Objective-C
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) OCP
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Hyperion
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Apple
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Pegasus