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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 225 191 194
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 10 52 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.74% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 1.58% 7.58% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 44 46
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,250 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.74%
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
633 686 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.90% 9.78% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 481 532 418
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Cheshire -3 5 £48,750 +21.87%
Manchester -15 5 £62,500 +62.33% 1
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (88.89%) Oracle Database
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (33.33%) Finance
5 9 (33.33%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (29.63%) Data Guard
6 8 (29.63%) Linux
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (22.22%) VMware
8 6 (22.22%) Migration
8 6 (22.22%) Wireshark
8 6 (22.22%) Communications Security
8 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (22.22%) Coaching
9 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (14.81%) UNIX
10 4 (14.81%) SQL
10 4 (14.81%) Advertising
10 4 (14.81%) Change Management
10 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
11 3 (11.11%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (3.70%) Essbase
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.41%) Xcode
3 1 (3.70%) JBuilder
3 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) DBA
1 19 (70.37%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 4 (14.81%) Senior DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Database Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) Classic ASP
1 2 (7.41%) Cocoa
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) UNIX
4 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Communications Security
2 6 (22.22%) Coaching
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (29.63%) Data Guard
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.70%) Pegasus