The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 217 197 191
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 21 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 3.21% 3.29% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 15
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Oracle RAC
England

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

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
655 426 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.53% 8.37% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 577 365 613
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in the South West

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in the South West

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Dorset -4 11 £75,000 +53.84%
Wiltshire - 7 £45,000 -
Devon - 1 £52,500 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 21 (84.00%) Data Guard
3 19 (76.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (76.00%) SQL
4 16 (64.00%) Banking
5 15 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (44.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (44.00%) Replication
7 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 10 (40.00%) SAN
8 5 (20.00%) UNIX
8 5 (20.00%) Solaris
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
10 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
12 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
12 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
12 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
12 1 (4.00%) Toad

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (76.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) Toad
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (64.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) DBA
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle Team Leader
2 8 (32.00%) Team Leader
3 6 (24.00%) Database Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Database Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) DBA Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
1 5 (20.00%) Solaris
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 21 (84.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle