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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 127 138 127
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 39 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.70% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 12.11% 7.83% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 20
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
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
322 281 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.67% 8.93% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 191 152 241
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +8 26 £45,000 -21.73%
Glasgow -4 9 £42,500 -5.55%
Highlands - 2 £60,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 49 (100.00%) Oracle
1 49 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 33 (67.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 30 (61.22%) Data Guard
4 26 (53.06%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (51.02%) Oracle Database 10g
6 24 (48.98%) PL/SQL
7 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
7 23 (46.94%) Linux
8 22 (44.90%) WebLogic
9 20 (40.82%) Oracle EBS
10 19 (38.78%) SQL
11 18 (36.73%) Windows
12 17 (34.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (30.61%) Degree
14 14 (28.57%) UNIX
15 13 (26.53%) SLA
15 13 (26.53%) Solaris
15 13 (26.53%) Oracle 11i
15 13 (26.53%) Finance
16 12 (24.49%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (24.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 12 (24.49%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (24.49%) Oracle BI EE
17 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
17 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
17 11 (22.45%) OCP
17 11 (22.45%) Oracle Certification
18 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
18 8 (16.33%) AIX

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 22 (44.90%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle Beehive
Business Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (26.53%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) HTTP
2 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (51.02%) Oracle Database 10g
3 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
4 17 (34.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (24.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (24.49%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
6 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
7 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (12.24%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (12.24%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (10.20%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (10.20%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 4 (8.16%) SQLPlus
12 3 (6.12%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (10.20%) Toad
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Retail Banking
2 4 (8.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) DBA
1 44 (89.80%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (20.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 10 (20.41%) Senior DBA
3 7 (14.29%) Junior DBA
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 7 (14.29%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 7 (14.29%) Administrator
3 7 (14.29%) Junior
4 5 (10.20%) Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.04%) Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) Middleware
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.12%) Reference Data
1 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Linux
2 18 (36.73%) Windows
3 14 (28.57%) UNIX
4 13 (26.53%) Solaris
5 8 (16.33%) AIX
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (24.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.29%) SOA
3 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.20%) Migration
4 5 (10.20%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) Database Tuning
6 3 (6.12%) Database Security
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.08%) Validation
8 1 (2.04%) Memory Management
8 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) PL/SQL
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.16%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) OCP
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (67.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (10.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (61.22%) Data Guard
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat