The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 23 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 514 499 548
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +49
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 469 438 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 3.87% 4.06% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 366 332 329
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12121 10787 10770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 9.94% 9.61% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10160 9010 9288
Average salary £41,250 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in the UK

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 within the UK.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England -26 418 £50,000 +9.28% 10
London -17 168 £62,500 +25.00% 5
City of London +7 64 £60,000 +18.51% 2
Yorkshire -18 56 £42,000 +15.06%
North West -5 52 £40,000 -4.76%
South East -35 50 £52,500 +16.66% 4
West Yorkshire -32 46 £42,500 +16.43%
East of England +20 45 £38,875 -29.31% 1
Scotland +5 42 £46,500 +10.71% 1
Manchester -15 37 £38,500 -8.33%
Glasgow +15 34 £46,500 -
Leeds -44 28 £42,000 +20.00%
Hampshire +3 23 £55,000 +57.14%
Bedfordshire -1 19 £35,000 -30.00%
Luton +16 16 £35,000 -30.00%
Southampton -5 14 £52,500 +50.00%
Surrey -6 13 £44,000 -12.00% 1
South West -23 13 £47,500 +5.55%
Essex - 13 £51,250 - 1
Wiltshire -17 9 £47,500 +7.95%
East Midlands -31 9 £52,500 +3.44%
South Yorkshire - 9 £28,000 -
Sheffield - 9 £28,000 -
Cheshire +17 8 £40,000 -
Midlands +8 8 £55,000 -
Sale +8 8 £32,500 +16.07%
Bradford +2 8 £49,634 +35.98%
Hayes - 8 £85,500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £40,250 -
North East - 8 £40,250 -

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 875 (100.00%) Oracle
2 826 (94.40%) Oracle Database
3 644 (73.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 521 (59.54%) Data Guard
5 470 (53.71%) SQL
6 426 (48.69%) Linux
7 422 (48.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 410 (46.86%) UNIX
9 401 (45.83%) Oracle Database 10g
10 340 (38.86%) Performance Tuning
11 325 (37.14%) PL/SQL
12 291 (33.26%) Finance
13 238 (27.20%) Relational Database
14 236 (26.97%) RDBMS
15 227 (25.94%) Oracle EBS
16 221 (25.26%) WebLogic
17 218 (24.91%) SQL Server
18 195 (22.29%) Windows
19 185 (21.14%) Shell Script
20 182 (20.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 174 (19.89%) SOA
22 159 (18.17%) Oracle Certification
22 159 (18.17%) Oracle EBS R12
23 149 (17.03%) Middleware
24 135 (15.43%) Oracle BI EE
25 130 (14.86%) OCP
26 128 (14.63%) Oracle Applications
27 123 (14.06%) Solaris
28 119 (13.60%) Red Hat
29 117 (13.37%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 221 (25.26%) WebLogic
2 66 (7.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 42 (4.80%) Oracle Application Server
4 20 (2.29%) WebSphere
5 16 (1.83%) Apache
6 15 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
7 14 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (1.03%) Tuxedo
8 9 (1.03%) IIS
8 9 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 8 (0.91%) Oracle 10gAS
10 5 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.46%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.46%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
13 2 (0.23%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 37 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 227 (25.94%) Oracle EBS
2 159 (18.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 128 (14.63%) Oracle Applications
4 36 (4.11%) Oracle 11i
5 34 (3.89%) Oracle BPM
6 21 (2.40%) Oracle Financials
7 15 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
8 11 (1.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (0.80%) RMDS
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
11 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.11%) Summit
11 1 (0.11%) HFM
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (11.66%) SAN
2 17 (1.94%) NAS
3 14 (1.60%) LAN
4 12 (1.37%) WAN
4 12 (1.37%) HTTP
5 10 (1.14%) LDAP
6 9 (1.03%) iSCSI
7 8 (0.91%) Kerberos
8 7 (0.80%) Firewall
9 6 (0.69%) Multicast
9 6 (0.69%) FCoE
9 6 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (0.57%) DNS
10 5 (0.57%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.46%) VPN
11 4 (0.46%) DHCP
11 4 (0.46%) VLAN
12 3 (0.34%) SSL
12 3 (0.34%) Internet
13 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 826 (94.40%) Oracle Database
2 644 (73.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 401 (45.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 238 (27.20%) Relational Database
5 236 (26.97%) RDBMS
6 218 (24.91%) SQL Server
7 135 (15.43%) Oracle BI EE
8 117 (13.37%) Oracle Database 12c
9 111 (12.69%) Oracle Exadata
10 107 (12.23%) Oracle9i Database
11 81 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
12 70 (8.00%) MySQL
13 65 (7.43%) SQLPlus
14 55 (6.29%) Oracle Reports
15 34 (3.89%) Oracle Discoverer
15 34 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 34 (3.89%) Hadoop
16 28 (3.20%) Essbase
17 26 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 21 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (3.20%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (1.37%) Toad
3 8 (0.91%) Log4j
3 8 (0.91%) Maven
3 8 (0.91%) JConsole
4 7 (0.80%) Artifactory
5 3 (0.34%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.23%) Xcode
6 2 (0.23%) Subversion
6 2 (0.23%) JDeveloper
6 2 (0.23%) JBuilder
7 1 (0.11%) Ant
7 1 (0.11%) JUnit
7 1 (0.11%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 291 (33.26%) Finance
2 69 (7.89%) Banking
3 54 (6.17%) Retail
4 38 (4.34%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.09%) Investment Banking
6 23 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.80%) Back Office
9 6 (0.69%) Automotive
10 5 (0.57%) Advertising
11 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.46%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.34%) Billing
12 3 (0.34%) Marketing
12 3 (0.34%) Legal
13 2 (0.23%) French Language
14 1 (0.11%) Korean Language
14 1 (0.11%) Games
14 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 745 (85.14%) DBA
2 674 (77.03%) Oracle DBA
3 212 (24.23%) Administrator
4 110 (12.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 71 (8.11%) Consultant
6 62 (7.09%) Oracle Consultant
7 56 (6.40%) Senior DBA
8 49 (5.60%) Architect
9 48 (5.49%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 39 (4.46%) SQL DBA
10 39 (4.46%) Developer
11 34 (3.89%) Oracle Developer
12 32 (3.66%) Team Leader
13 30 (3.43%) Oracle Team Leader
14 21 (2.40%) SQL Server DBA
15 19 (2.17%) Infrastructure Architect
15 19 (2.17%) Professional Services Consultant
16 16 (1.83%) UNIX Administrator
17 14 (1.60%) DBA Manager
18 12 (1.37%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (17.03%) Middleware
2 68 (7.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 24 (2.74%) XML
4 20 (2.29%) J2EE
5 17 (1.94%) Oracle Streams
6 14 (1.60%) Web Services
7 13 (1.49%) .NET
8 12 (1.37%) HTML
9 10 (1.14%) SOAP
9 10 (1.14%) Spring
9 10 (1.14%) JSON
9 10 (1.14%) Hibernate
9 10 (1.14%) REST
10 9 (1.03%) Struts
10 9 (1.03%) ODBC
10 9 (1.03%) EJB
10 9 (1.03%) JSP
10 9 (1.03%) Servlets
11 8 (0.91%) OLE
11 8 (0.91%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 85 (9.71%) Clustering
2 77 (8.80%) Replication
3 32 (3.66%) Client/Server
4 27 (3.09%) Oracle Exalytics
5 26 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.63%) Oracle Exalogic
7 16 (1.83%) Firmware
8 11 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.14%) HACMP
9 10 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 8 (0.91%) Statistics
11 5 (0.57%) Biology
11 5 (0.57%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.46%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.46%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.34%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.34%) PACS
13 3 (0.34%) Symmetrix DMX
13 3 (0.34%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 426 (48.69%) Linux
2 410 (46.86%) UNIX
3 195 (22.29%) Windows
4 123 (14.06%) Solaris
5 75 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (3.77%) Oracle Linux
7 31 (3.54%) AIX
8 28 (3.20%) SUSE
9 25 (2.86%) HPUX
10 20 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.46%) Debian
12 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.23%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (38.86%) Performance Tuning
2 174 (19.89%) SOA
3 106 (12.11%) ITIL
4 67 (7.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 64 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
6 49 (5.60%) Migration
7 48 (5.49%) Database Security
8 45 (5.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 44 (5.03%) Change Management
10 41 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
11 37 (4.23%) Problem Management
12 32 (3.66%) Data Modelling
13 31 (3.54%) Service Delivery
14 28 (3.20%) Project Management
15 27 (3.09%) ETL
16 26 (2.97%) Database Tuning
17 23 (2.63%) High Availability
17 23 (2.63%) Performance Improvement
18 21 (2.40%) Capacity Management
18 21 (2.40%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 470 (53.71%) SQL
2 325 (37.14%) PL/SQL
3 185 (21.14%) Shell Script
4 67 (7.66%) Perl
5 60 (6.86%) Java
6 28 (3.20%) Bash Shell
7 27 (3.09%) AWK
8 21 (2.40%) Korn
9 17 (1.94%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.60%) sed
10 14 (1.60%) Bourne shell
11 12 (1.37%) C-shell
12 8 (0.91%) R
12 8 (0.91%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.69%) Python
14 6 (0.69%) Uniface
15 4 (0.46%) C
16 3 (0.34%) C#
16 3 (0.34%) Jython
Qualifications
1 159 (18.17%) Oracle Certification
2 130 (14.86%) OCP
3 68 (7.77%) Security Cleared
4 63 (7.20%) SC Cleared
5 46 (5.26%) Degree
6 16 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.26%) OCA
8 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.57%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.23%) VCDX
10 2 (0.23%) CCDE
10 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.23%) MCSA
10 2 (0.23%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.23%) CCDA
11 1 (0.11%) ISEB
11 1 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.66%) SLA
2 24 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (2.17%) QA
4 8 (0.91%) COBIT
5 3 (0.34%) HL7
5 3 (0.34%) DICOM
System Software
1 422 (48.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 32 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.83%) OCFS2
4 10 (1.14%) SRDF
4 10 (1.14%) XenApp
5 9 (1.03%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.80%) Xen
6 7 (0.80%) NFS
6 7 (0.80%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.80%) vSphere
7 6 (0.69%) PowerHA
8 4 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.46%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.46%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.34%) KVM
10 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.11%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 521 (59.54%) Data Guard
2 182 (20.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 36 (4.11%) NetBackup
4 22 (2.51%) Oracle Statspack
5 13 (1.49%) HP SIM
6 10 (1.14%) Legato
7 9 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (0.80%) OpenView
9 4 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.46%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.46%) Ambari
9 4 (0.46%) Oozie
10 3 (0.34%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (0.34%) SCOM
10 3 (0.34%) Zenoss
10 3 (0.34%) Nagios
11 2 (0.23%) Foglight
11 2 (0.23%) HP NNM
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 875 (100.00%) Oracle
2 119 (13.60%) Red Hat
3 67 (7.66%) Microsoft
4 66 (7.54%) VMware
5 65 (7.43%) NetApp
6 50 (5.71%) Informatica
7 43 (4.91%) EMC
8 37 (4.23%) HP
9 32 (3.66%) Hyperion
10 26 (2.97%) Sybase
10 26 (2.97%) Fujitsu
11 23 (2.63%) IBM
12 22 (2.51%) CommVault
13 21 (2.40%) Cisco
14 18 (2.06%) Sun
15 13 (1.49%) Netezza
16 11 (1.26%) ATG
17 10 (1.14%) Intel
17 10 (1.14%) Siebel
18 9 (1.03%) JBoss
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £83500 - £88500 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Antrim, County Antrim
Realtime Associates Limited
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K (depending upon experience) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: offer competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Surrey Police
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On Call and Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
City Of London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Ealing
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £380 - £410 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Posted: 19 days ago