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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 77 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 4 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.53% 0.12% 1.87%
As % of the System Software category 3.10% 0.79% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 16
Average salary £29,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.36% +69.23%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
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
129 126 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.97% 14.91% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 122 119 162
Average salary £38,375 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in Southampton

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (60.00%) Data Guard
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Korn
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
5 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) OCP
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) AIX
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) DBA
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (40.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) DBA Manager
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Database Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Kindle
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Korn
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) OCP
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) ATG
3 1 (10.00%) SAP