The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 433 482 509
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +27
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 626 449 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 5.02% 4.19% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 504 371 336
Average salary £53,000 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.21%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12458 10709 11723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 9.85% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10273 9172 10032
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 22 August 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 22 August 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
England +61 571 £52,500 - 43
London +48 274 £60,000 +9.09% 24
South East +32 121 £50,000 +5.26% 5
City of London +29 74 £57,500 -9.80% 17
Hampshire +52 70 £48,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire -27 47 £40,000 -6.97% 6
Surrey +25 46 £52,000 +9.47% 1
East of England +40 43 £43,750 -7.89% 2
West Yorkshire -33 35 £40,000 -6.43% 3
Leeds -21 28 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands -14 27 £45,000 +13.92% 1
Scotland -15 25 £42,500 -5.55% 1
South West -12 22 £75,000 +85.18% 3
Bedfordshire +8 20 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Edinburgh - 19 £45,000 -
Essex +22 17 £45,000 -25.00%
Camberley +18 17 £52,000 -5.45% 1
Luton +7 16 £42,000 -31.70%
North West -31 15 £42,750 -12.30% 1
Portsmouth - 15 £48,000 -
Manchester -1 14 £43,000 +1.77% 1
East Midlands -17 13 £45,000 - 1
Solihull - 13 - -
Dorset -4 12 £75,000 +81.81%
Bournemouth -7 11 £75,000 +76.47%
South Yorkshire -9 10 £29,000 -22.14% 2
Nottinghamshire -6 8 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Sheffield -10 8 £29,000 -2.52% 2
Nottingham -14 8 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £50,000 -

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1105 (100.00%) Oracle
2 954 (86.33%) Oracle Database
3 721 (65.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 695 (62.90%) Data Guard
5 557 (50.41%) Linux
6 515 (46.61%) SQL
7 482 (43.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 471 (42.62%) Oracle RMAN
9 412 (37.29%) Performance Tuning
10 409 (37.01%) UNIX
11 342 (30.95%) PL/SQL
12 296 (26.79%) Finance
13 288 (26.06%) SQL Server
14 274 (24.80%) Windows
15 262 (23.71%) WebLogic
16 252 (22.81%) Oracle EBS
17 228 (20.63%) Relational Database
18 224 (20.27%) RDBMS
19 198 (17.92%) Oracle Applications
20 184 (16.65%) Oracle EBS R12
20 184 (16.65%) Shell Script
21 183 (16.56%) SOA
22 182 (16.47%) Replication
23 180 (16.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
24 175 (15.84%) Red Hat
25 163 (14.75%) Clustering
26 161 (14.57%) SAN
27 155 (14.03%) Oracle Exadata
28 145 (13.12%) Oracle BI EE
28 145 (13.12%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 262 (23.71%) WebLogic
2 73 (6.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 62 (5.61%) WebSphere
4 55 (4.98%) Oracle Application Server
5 53 (4.80%) Oracle Coherence
6 46 (4.16%) Apache
7 35 (3.17%) Oracle Service Bus
8 26 (2.35%) IIS
9 25 (2.26%) Tomcat
10 24 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 22 (1.99%) GlassFish
12 19 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
13 14 (1.27%) Oracle 10gAS
13 14 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (1.27%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.54%) Oracle Spatial
14 6 (0.54%) Confluence
15 5 (0.45%) Tuxedo
16 4 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
16 4 (0.36%) iPlanet
Applications
1 29 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 252 (22.81%) Oracle EBS
2 198 (17.92%) Oracle Applications
3 184 (16.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 41 (3.71%) Oracle 11i
5 22 (1.99%) Oracle BPM
6 17 (1.54%) RMDS
7 16 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
7 16 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
7 16 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.36%) Compiere
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.27%) Summit
10 3 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.090%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.090%) Oracle Payroll
11 1 (0.090%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.090%) Oracle HRMS
11 1 (0.090%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 161 (14.57%) SAN
2 56 (5.07%) LAN
2 56 (5.07%) WAN
3 43 (3.89%) iSCSI
4 40 (3.62%) NAS
5 33 (2.99%) Internet
6 32 (2.90%) HTTP
7 31 (2.81%) Firewall
8 24 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
9 22 (1.99%) FCoE
10 18 (1.63%) DNS
10 18 (1.63%) Kerberos
11 17 (1.54%) Multicast
12 16 (1.45%) TCP/IP
13 14 (1.27%) LDAP
14 9 (0.81%) VPN
14 9 (0.81%) DHCP
14 9 (0.81%) VLAN
15 6 (0.54%) AMQP
16 5 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 954 (86.33%) Oracle Database
2 721 (65.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 482 (43.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 288 (26.06%) SQL Server
5 228 (20.63%) Relational Database
6 224 (20.27%) RDBMS
7 155 (14.03%) Oracle Exadata
8 145 (13.12%) Oracle BI EE
8 145 (13.12%) Oracle Database 12c
9 115 (10.41%) Data Warehouse
10 111 (10.05%) Oracle9i Database
11 92 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
12 84 (7.60%) SQLPlus
13 72 (6.52%) Hadoop
14 68 (6.15%) Oracle Discoverer
15 60 (5.43%) Big Data
16 56 (5.07%) DB2
17 52 (4.71%) Mahout
18 51 (4.62%) HBase
19 45 (4.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (1.99%) Toad
3 21 (1.90%) JConsole
4 19 (1.72%) Maven
5 18 (1.63%) Log4j
6 16 (1.45%) Artifactory
7 14 (1.27%) Mercurial
7 14 (1.27%) Cucumber
7 14 (1.27%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.27%) Jenkins
8 10 (0.90%) Subversion
9 9 (0.81%) JUnit
10 8 (0.72%) ClearCase
11 6 (0.54%) JIRA
11 6 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.54%) Gradle
12 4 (0.36%) WebLogic Workshop
13 3 (0.27%) Apache Ivy
14 2 (0.18%) Ant
15 1 (0.090%) JDeveloper
General
1 296 (26.79%) Finance
2 140 (12.67%) Banking
3 44 (3.98%) Retail
4 34 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 27 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.90%) Front Office
8 7 (0.63%) Advertising
8 7 (0.63%) Law
9 6 (0.54%) Marketing
10 5 (0.45%) Back Office
11 4 (0.36%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.36%) International Banking
11 4 (0.36%) Online Betting
11 4 (0.36%) Automotive
11 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.27%) Electronics
13 2 (0.18%) Local Government
14 1 (0.090%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.090%) Billing
Job Titles
1 855 (77.38%) DBA
2 801 (72.49%) Oracle DBA
3 224 (20.27%) Administrator
4 189 (17.10%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 122 (11.04%) Architect
6 92 (8.33%) Consultant
7 89 (8.05%) Senior DBA
8 85 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 79 (7.15%) Oracle Consultant
10 45 (4.07%) Oracle Team Leader
10 45 (4.07%) Team Leader
11 43 (3.89%) SQL DBA
12 42 (3.80%) Data Architect
12 42 (3.80%) Big Data Architect
13 41 (3.71%) Developer
14 39 (3.53%) Infrastructure Architect
15 28 (2.53%) Oracle Applications Consultant
16 22 (1.99%) Oracle Architect
17 21 (1.90%) Junior DBA
17 21 (1.90%) Junior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (13.03%) Middleware
2 83 (7.51%) Oracle Fusion
3 64 (5.79%) XML
4 46 (4.16%) J2EE
5 38 (3.44%) Web Services
6 27 (2.44%) .NET
7 26 (2.35%) EJB
8 24 (2.17%) JSON
8 24 (2.17%) JMS
8 24 (2.17%) SOAP
8 24 (2.17%) HTML
9 23 (2.08%) Struts
10 21 (1.90%) REST
10 21 (1.90%) Spring
11 20 (1.81%) JSP
11 20 (1.81%) Servlets
12 19 (1.72%) Oracle Streams
13 18 (1.63%) Hibernate
13 18 (1.63%) JMX
13 18 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 182 (16.47%) Replication
2 163 (14.75%) Clustering
3 42 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.08%) Visualisation
5 29 (2.62%) Oracle Exalogic
6 28 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 25 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 18 (1.63%) Data Integration
9 10 (0.90%) Statistics
10 9 (0.81%) Open Source
11 7 (0.63%) Spread Betting
11 7 (0.63%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.54%) HACMP
13 5 (0.45%) Reference Data
14 4 (0.36%) PACS
14 4 (0.36%) Economics
14 4 (0.36%) Firmware
15 3 (0.27%) DTV
15 3 (0.27%) Thin Client
15 3 (0.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 557 (50.41%) Linux
2 409 (37.01%) UNIX
3 274 (24.80%) Windows
4 140 (12.67%) Solaris
5 80 (7.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (5.70%) AIX
7 59 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (3.89%) HPUX
9 29 (2.62%) Oracle Linux
10 16 (1.45%) SUSE
11 14 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.54%) CentOS
14 3 (0.27%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.090%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (37.29%) Performance Tuning
2 183 (16.56%) SOA
3 110 (9.95%) ITIL
4 98 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 94 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
6 69 (6.24%) Incident Management
7 67 (6.06%) High Availability
8 57 (5.16%) ETL
9 51 (4.62%) Benchmarking
10 46 (4.16%) Capacity Planning
11 44 (3.98%) Configuration Management
12 43 (3.89%) Migration
13 40 (3.62%) Load Balancing
14 36 (3.26%) Analytics
15 35 (3.17%) Problem Management
16 34 (3.08%) MapReduce
17 33 (2.99%) E-business
18 30 (2.71%) Business Continuity
19 29 (2.62%) Use Case
19 29 (2.62%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 515 (46.61%) SQL
2 342 (30.95%) PL/SQL
3 184 (16.65%) Shell Script
4 78 (7.06%) Java
5 62 (5.61%) Perl
6 25 (2.26%) Korn
6 25 (2.26%) Bash Shell
7 24 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 22 (1.99%) C
9 21 (1.90%) JavaScript
10 18 (1.63%) R
11 16 (1.45%) C-shell
12 14 (1.27%) Groovy
12 14 (1.27%) C++
12 14 (1.27%) AWK
13 7 (0.63%) Python
13 7 (0.63%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.54%) Jython
15 5 (0.45%) VBScript
16 3 (0.27%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 144 (13.03%) Oracle Certification
2 114 (10.32%) OCP
2 114 (10.32%) Security Cleared
3 72 (6.52%) Degree
4 61 (5.52%) SC Cleared
5 58 (5.25%) DV Cleared
6 30 (2.71%) OCA
7 22 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.18%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.18%) RHCE
10 1 (0.090%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.090%) HND
10 1 (0.090%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 28 (2.53%) SLA
3 15 (1.36%) QA
4 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.36%) HL7
4 4 (0.36%) DICOM
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 471 (42.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 40 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (3.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 34 (3.08%) Apache Flume
3 34 (3.08%) HDFS
4 25 (2.26%) Active Directory
5 19 (1.72%) NFS
6 17 (1.54%) SRDF
6 17 (1.54%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.09%) vSphere
8 10 (0.90%) PowerHA
8 10 (0.90%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.81%) Xen
10 7 (0.63%) XenApp
11 5 (0.45%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.36%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 695 (62.90%) Data Guard
2 180 (16.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 34 (3.08%) Ambari
3 34 (3.08%) Oozie
4 22 (1.99%) NetBackup
5 13 (1.18%) Oracle Identity Management
6 9 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (0.81%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (0.45%) OpenView
7 5 (0.45%) Oracle Statspack
8 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.27%) Foglight
8 3 (0.27%) SCOM
8 3 (0.27%) BMC Performance Manager
9 2 (0.18%) HP NNM
9 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.18%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.18%) Nagios
10 1 (0.090%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1105 (100.00%) Oracle
2 175 (15.84%) Red Hat
3 121 (10.95%) Microsoft
4 73 (6.61%) NetApp
5 72 (6.52%) Cisco
6 68 (6.15%) Sybase
7 60 (5.43%) VMware
8 51 (4.62%) Intel
9 47 (4.25%) JBoss
9 47 (4.25%) Netezza
10 44 (3.98%) HP
11 37 (3.35%) IBM
12 35 (3.17%) EMC
13 34 (3.08%) Teradata
13 34 (3.08%) MapR
13 34 (3.08%) Hortonworks
14 32 (2.90%) Sun
15 30 (2.71%) Informatica
16 22 (1.99%) Hyperion
17 20 (1.81%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Channel Systems Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 per annum + benefits, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £55,000 to £56,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago