The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 118 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 16 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.75% 0.28% -
As % of the System Software category 5.25% 2.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Oracle RAC
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
305 341 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.22% 13.86% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 242 230 299
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Reading

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 40 (100.00%) Oracle
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 39 (97.50%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (70.00%) Linux
4 27 (67.50%) WebLogic
4 27 (67.50%) Middleware
4 27 (67.50%) Computer Science
5 24 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (55.00%) WebSphere
6 22 (55.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 22 (55.00%) Open Source
6 22 (55.00%) SaaS
6 22 (55.00%) PaaS
6 22 (55.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 22 (55.00%) Public Cloud
7 18 (45.00%) Clustering
8 17 (42.50%) Data Guard
8 17 (42.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 16 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
9 16 (40.00%) Load Balancing
9 16 (40.00%) Mentoring
10 13 (32.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (30.00%) Database Tuning
12 11 (27.50%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (27.50%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (27.50%) Java
12 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
13 10 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (67.50%) WebLogic
2 22 (55.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.00%) GlassFish
3 6 (15.00%) JBoss
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (55.00%) SaaS
1 22 (55.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (32.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (15.00%) MySQL
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.50%) Big Data
8 1 (2.50%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) DBA
2 23 (57.50%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (32.50%) Administrator
4 12 (30.00%) Senior DBA
5 6 (15.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (5.00%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) Middleware
2 22 (55.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 22 (55.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 6 (15.00%) WebCenter
4 5 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) Computer Science
2 22 (55.00%) Public Cloud
3 18 (45.00%) Clustering
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (15.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle Exalogic
4 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (12.50%) User Experience
5 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Solaris
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (55.00%) Open Source
3 16 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 16 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (30.00%) Database Tuning
5 11 (27.50%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (15.00%) Identity Management
7 6 (15.00%) Migration
7 6 (15.00%) Content Management
7 6 (15.00%) Change Management
7 6 (15.00%) CRM
7 6 (15.00%) ERP
7 6 (15.00%) SOA
7 6 (15.00%) Performance Management
7 6 (15.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) Perl
2 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) OCP
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 17 (42.50%) Data Guard
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Veritas
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat