The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 84 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.12% 0.55% 1.27%
As % of the System Software category 0.71% 4.31% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £29,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.36% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
Oracle RAC
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
141 116 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.45% 12.71% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 131 97 142
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Southampton

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Kindle
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Korn
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
2 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP