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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 125 139 137
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 39 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.14% 0.63% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 12.00% 7.52% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 16
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -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
325 266 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.46% 8.38% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 184 138 240
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,000 £25,200
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 20 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 20 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 27 £45,000 -25.00%
Glasgow -1 9 £42,500 -5.55%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £60,000 -
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 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 47 (100.00%) Oracle
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 32 (68.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 29 (61.70%) Data Guard
4 25 (53.19%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (53.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 24 (51.06%) PL/SQL
6 23 (48.94%) Linux
7 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
8 20 (42.55%) WebLogic
8 20 (42.55%) Oracle EBS
9 19 (40.43%) SQL
10 18 (38.30%) Windows
11 17 (36.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (29.79%) Degree
12 14 (29.79%) UNIX
13 13 (27.66%) SLA
13 13 (27.66%) Solaris
13 13 (27.66%) Oracle 11i
13 13 (27.66%) Finance
13 13 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (25.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 12 (25.53%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (23.40%) RDBMS
15 11 (23.40%) Oracle BI EE
15 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
16 10 (21.28%) OCP
16 10 (21.28%) Oracle Certification
17 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (17.02%) AIX

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 20 (42.55%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Beehive
Business Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) LDAP
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
1 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (53.19%) Oracle Database 10g
3 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
4 17 (36.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (25.53%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (23.40%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
6 11 (23.40%) RDBMS
7 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (14.89%) Oracle Discoverer
8 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (10.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (10.64%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (8.51%) SQLPlus
10 4 (8.51%) OLTP
10 4 (8.51%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 4 (8.51%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (10.64%) Toad
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Retail Banking
2 4 (8.51%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) DBA
1 42 (89.36%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (19.15%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 9 (19.15%) Senior DBA
3 8 (17.02%) Administrator
4 7 (14.89%) Junior
4 7 (14.89%) Junior DBA
4 7 (14.89%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 7 (14.89%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.13%) Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Middleware
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.51%) Reference Data
1 4 (8.51%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.13%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) Windows
3 14 (29.79%) UNIX
4 13 (27.66%) Solaris
5 8 (17.02%) AIX
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.89%) SOA
3 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.64%) Database Tuning
5 4 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Migration
5 4 (8.51%) Database Security
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.13%) Memory Management
6 1 (2.13%) Validation
6 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) PL/SQL
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.64%) Perl
4 1 (2.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 10 (21.28%) OCP
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) SLA
2 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (68.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (8.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (61.70%) Data Guard
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.13%) Veritas
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat