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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 230 231 167
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -64
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 11 8 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.14% 1.07%
As % of the System Software category 1.60% 1.49% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 53
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £40,850 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.70%
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
688 538 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.85% 9.10% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 607 457 542
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Somerset - 6 £47,500 -
Wiltshire -3 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (87.10%) Oracle Database
3 21 (67.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (67.74%) Data Guard
4 20 (64.52%) SQL
5 17 (54.84%) Oracle RMAN
6 14 (45.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (41.94%) Banking
8 12 (38.71%) Replication
9 10 (32.26%) Incident Management
9 10 (32.26%) SAN
9 10 (32.26%) Oracle Exadata
9 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (29.03%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
11 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (16.13%) ERP
12 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (16.13%) Linux
12 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
13 4 (12.90%) Degree
13 4 (12.90%) Migration
13 4 (12.90%) UNIX
13 4 (12.90%) Solaris
13 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
13 4 (12.90%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (12.90%) Oracle Forms

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) Oracle Database
2 21 (67.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (45.16%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (32.26%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.23%) OLTP
8 1 (3.23%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.23%) Toad
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (41.94%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) DBA
2 21 (67.74%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (25.81%) Team Leader
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Team Leader
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 6 (19.35%) Senior DBA
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 5 (16.13%) Database Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Database Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.23%) DBA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) XSD
1 1 (3.23%) XSLT
1 1 (3.23%) XML Schema
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) JPA
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
2 4 (12.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Incident Management
1 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.13%) ERP
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Database Security
5 3 (9.68%) E-business
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) BPEL
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) OO
7 1 (3.23%) RUP
7 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) XPath
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 21 (67.74%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) ION Trading