The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 149 131 154
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 4 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.94% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 1.72% 10.70% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 7
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £42,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £62,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Oracle RAC
UK

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

System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
232 271 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.80% 8.81% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 151 161 164
Average salary £41,500 £36,878 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.53% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Scotland

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Scotland

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Edinburgh +1 3 £47,500 -24.00% 1
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 -
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (55.56%) Data Guard
4 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (27.78%) SQLPlus
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) Clustering
9 4 (22.22%) Unix
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (11.11%) High Availability
11 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (11.11%) Retail
11 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
11 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (11.11%) Sun
11 2 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 2 (11.11%) Toad
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 5 (27.78%) SQLPlus
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) DBA
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.56%) OCP
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Data Guard
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Sun