The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 72 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.20% 1.83% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 8.57% 13.33% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £29,000 £28,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -24.83%
UK excluding London average salary £46,875 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
Oracle RAC
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
105 60 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.98% 13.70% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 82 54 69
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 Sheffield

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Sheffield

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (85.71%) NetBackup
2 12 (85.71%) Solaris
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (64.29%) CommVault
4 9 (64.29%) HPUX
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Data Guard
5 3 (21.43%) NAS
5 3 (21.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (21.43%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) Perl
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) BMC
5 3 (21.43%) Sun
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) EMC
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) Hitachi
5 3 (21.43%) Veritas

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) NAS
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle DBA
1 11 (78.57%) DBA
2 9 (64.29%) SQL DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (85.71%) Solaris
3 9 (64.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) OCP
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (21.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) NetBackup
2 9 (64.29%) Data Guard
3 3 (21.43%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (21.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) CommVault
3 3 (21.43%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) BMC
3 3 (21.43%) Sun
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) Hitachi
3 3 (21.43%) Veritas
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) VMware