The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 211 205 198
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 13 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 2.71% 3.88% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 20
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
480 490 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.27% 9.13% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 413 423 367
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Oracle RAC
England

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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -11 9 £47,500 +4.97%
Bristol - 2 - -
Dorset -10 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (93.75%) PL/SQL
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) MySQL
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) Solaris
3 10 (62.50%) Data Guard
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (56.25%) SLA
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (43.75%) Ingres
6 7 (43.75%) OCP
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL
6 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) UNIX
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Exadata

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (43.75%) Ingres
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (12.50%) MS Access
10 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
10 1 (6.25%) TimesTen
10 1 (6.25%) MarkLogic
10 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (12.50%) JDeveloper
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) DBA
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (37.50%) Team Leader
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Streams
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Solaris
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) BPEL
6 1 (6.25%) E-business
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) PL/SQL
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) AWK
3 1 (6.25%) Bourne shell
3 1 (6.25%) sed
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) OCP
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Data Guard
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (12.50%) OpenView
3 2 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) BMC
2 2 (12.50%) Micro Focus
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Vertica
3 1 (6.25%) MapR
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase