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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 230 222 193
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 4 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.083% 0.073% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 0.77% 0.77% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 36
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
650 518 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.84% 9.40% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 592 431 492
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 27 January 2015. 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 - 3 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (80.95%) Oracle Database
3 14 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (57.14%) Data Guard
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (38.10%) Replication
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (33.33%) Banking
7 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
7 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (23.81%) ERP
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (23.81%) SAN
8 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
8 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
9 4 (19.05%) Migration
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Database Security
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (14.29%) E-business

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle Database
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (9.52%) OLTP
6 2 (9.52%) TKPROF
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 7 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) DBA
2 16 (76.19%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 6 (28.57%) Senior DBA
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Team Leader
4 5 (23.81%) Team Leader
5 3 (14.29%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Database Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) DBA Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Database Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) XSD
1 2 (9.52%) XSLT
1 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
1 2 (9.52%) JPA
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) W3C
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) ERP
2 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Database Security
4 3 (14.29%) E-business
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (9.52%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) BPEL
5 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) OOD
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) XPath
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Data Guard
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) ION Trading