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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 441 503 513
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +10
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 609 421 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 4.91% 3.91% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 502 358 334
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.26%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12391 10770 11262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.58% 9.90% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10286 9172 9660
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +76 561 £53,000 +0.95% 38
London +8 265 £62,500 +13.63% 18
South East +67 127 £52,000 +9.47% 8
City of London +15 68 £60,000 +4.34% 6
Hampshire +57 64 £48,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +33 51 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Surrey +19 48 £52,000 +4.00% 2
Yorkshire -31 41 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -29 34 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Leeds -38 25 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Camberley +20 21 £52,000 -5.45% 1
Essex +16 21 £41,250 -31.25%
Bedfordshire +3 21 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Luton +7 20 £42,000 -31.70%
East Midlands -14 18 £45,000 -5.26% 2
South West -15 16 £61,250 +53.12% 2
West Midlands -23 16 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Southampton +13 14 £55,000 +37.50%
North West -7 13 £42,750 -10.00% 1
Portsmouth - 13 £48,000 -
Manchester -12 12 £43,000 +4.87% 1
Berkshire +12 11 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Scotland -16 11 £38,750 -13.88% 2
Edinburgh - 11 £38,750 - 1
Reading -1 9 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £37,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £37,500 -
North East - 9 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 9 £45,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 9 £51,500 -

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1066 (100.00%) Oracle
2 924 (86.68%) Oracle Database
3 694 (65.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 668 (62.66%) Data Guard
5 553 (51.88%) Linux
6 524 (49.16%) SQL
7 460 (43.15%) Oracle RMAN
8 446 (41.84%) Oracle Database 10g
9 406 (38.09%) Performance Tuning
10 401 (37.62%) UNIX
11 352 (33.02%) PL/SQL
12 289 (27.11%) Finance
13 270 (25.33%) SQL Server
14 264 (24.77%) Relational Database
15 261 (24.48%) RDBMS
16 258 (24.20%) Windows
17 234 (21.95%) WebLogic
18 226 (21.20%) Oracle EBS
19 192 (18.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 183 (17.17%) Shell Script
21 171 (16.04%) Red Hat
21 171 (16.04%) Oracle Applications
22 170 (15.95%) SOA
23 164 (15.38%) Replication
24 162 (15.20%) Oracle Certification
25 160 (15.01%) Oracle Database 12c
26 153 (14.35%) Clustering
27 150 (14.07%) Middleware
27 150 (14.07%) Oracle EBS R12
28 142 (13.32%) SAN

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 234 (21.95%) WebLogic
2 61 (5.72%) WebSphere
3 59 (5.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 52 (4.88%) Oracle Application Server
5 49 (4.60%) Oracle Coherence
6 45 (4.22%) Apache
7 28 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
8 26 (2.44%) IIS
8 26 (2.44%) Tomcat
9 23 (2.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 20 (1.88%) GlassFish
11 17 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (1.59%) Oracle 10gAS
12 13 (1.22%) MS Exchange
12 13 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.56%) Confluence
13 6 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
14 5 (0.47%) Tuxedo
15 4 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (0.38%) iPlanet
Applications
1 35 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 226 (21.20%) Oracle EBS
2 171 (16.04%) Oracle Applications
3 150 (14.07%) Oracle EBS R12
4 37 (3.47%) Oracle 11i
5 26 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
6 16 (1.50%) RMDS
7 12 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (1.13%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (1.13%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.38%) Compiere
10 4 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.28%) Summit
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
12 2 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 1 (0.094%) Oracle CRM
13 1 (0.094%) Oracle HRMS
13 1 (0.094%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 142 (13.32%) SAN
2 51 (4.78%) LAN
2 51 (4.78%) WAN
3 39 (3.66%) NAS
4 32 (3.00%) iSCSI
4 32 (3.00%) HTTP
5 30 (2.81%) Internet
6 28 (2.63%) Firewall
7 21 (1.97%) Fibre Channel
8 19 (1.78%) FCoE
9 17 (1.59%) DNS
10 16 (1.50%) TCP/IP
10 16 (1.50%) Kerberos
11 15 (1.41%) Multicast
12 13 (1.22%) LDAP
13 9 (0.84%) VPN
13 9 (0.84%) DHCP
13 9 (0.84%) VLAN
14 6 (0.56%) AMQP
14 6 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 924 (86.68%) Oracle Database
2 694 (65.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 446 (41.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 270 (25.33%) SQL Server
5 264 (24.77%) Relational Database
6 261 (24.48%) RDBMS
7 160 (15.01%) Oracle Database 12c
8 128 (12.01%) Data Warehouse
9 122 (11.44%) Oracle Exadata
9 122 (11.44%) Oracle BI EE
10 119 (11.16%) Oracle9i Database
11 88 (8.26%) Oracle Reports
11 88 (8.26%) SQLPlus
12 69 (6.47%) Hadoop
13 56 (5.25%) MySQL
14 55 (5.16%) Big Data
15 48 (4.50%) DB2
16 46 (4.32%) Mahout
16 46 (4.32%) HBase
17 43 (4.03%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 26 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (1.88%) Maven
3 19 (1.78%) JConsole
4 18 (1.69%) Toad
5 16 (1.50%) Artifactory
5 16 (1.50%) Log4j
6 14 (1.31%) Mercurial
7 12 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.03%) Git (software)
8 11 (1.03%) Cucumber
9 10 (0.94%) JUnit
10 8 (0.75%) Subversion
10 8 (0.75%) ClearCase
11 6 (0.56%) Gradle
11 6 (0.56%) JIRA
11 6 (0.56%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.38%) WebLogic Workshop
13 3 (0.28%) Ant
13 3 (0.28%) Apache Ivy
14 2 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 289 (27.11%) Finance
2 122 (11.44%) Banking
3 35 (3.28%) Retail
4 31 (2.91%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.75%) Front Office
8 7 (0.66%) Advertising
8 7 (0.66%) Automotive
9 6 (0.56%) Marketing
10 5 (0.47%) Law
11 4 (0.38%) Online Betting
11 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.38%) Back Office
11 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.28%) Electronics
12 3 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.28%) International Banking
13 2 (0.19%) French Language
13 2 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 826 (77.49%) DBA
2 756 (70.92%) Oracle DBA
3 222 (20.83%) Administrator
4 162 (15.20%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 116 (10.88%) Architect
6 94 (8.82%) Consultant
7 81 (7.60%) Senior DBA
8 78 (7.32%) Oracle Consultant
9 76 (7.13%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 44 (4.13%) Team Leader
10 44 (4.13%) SQL DBA
11 43 (4.03%) Oracle Team Leader
12 40 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
13 39 (3.66%) Data Architect
14 38 (3.56%) Developer
14 38 (3.56%) Big Data Architect
15 22 (2.06%) Oracle Applications Consultant
16 20 (1.88%) Oracle Developer
17 19 (1.78%) SQL Server DBA
17 19 (1.78%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (14.07%) Middleware
2 76 (7.13%) Oracle Fusion
3 59 (5.53%) XML
4 49 (4.60%) J2EE
5 40 (3.75%) Web Services
6 30 (2.81%) MapReduce
6 30 (2.81%) .NET
7 26 (2.44%) EJB
8 23 (2.16%) Oracle Streams
8 23 (2.16%) Struts
8 23 (2.16%) HTML
9 22 (2.06%) SOAP
9 22 (2.06%) JMS
9 22 (2.06%) Spring
9 22 (2.06%) JSON
10 20 (1.88%) JSP
10 20 (1.88%) Servlets
11 19 (1.78%) Hibernate
11 19 (1.78%) REST
12 16 (1.50%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 164 (15.38%) Replication
2 153 (14.35%) Clustering
3 51 (4.78%) Computer Science
4 38 (3.56%) Client/Server
5 31 (2.91%) Visualisation
6 29 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 24 (2.25%) Oracle Exalogic
8 18 (1.69%) Data Integration
9 12 (1.13%) Statistics
10 10 (0.94%) Firmware
10 10 (0.94%) HACMP
11 9 (0.84%) Open Source
12 6 (0.56%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.56%) Spread Betting
12 6 (0.56%) Fat Client
12 6 (0.56%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.47%) Reference Data
14 4 (0.38%) Biology
14 4 (0.38%) PACS
14 4 (0.38%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 553 (51.88%) Linux
2 401 (37.62%) UNIX
3 258 (24.20%) Windows
4 137 (12.85%) Solaris
5 90 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (4.60%) AIX
7 48 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (3.85%) HPUX
9 33 (3.10%) Oracle Linux
10 24 (2.25%) SUSE
11 14 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.56%) CentOS
13 3 (0.28%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.19%) Tru64
15 1 (0.094%) zOS
15 1 (0.094%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (38.09%) Performance Tuning
2 170 (15.95%) SOA
3 103 (9.66%) ITIL
3 103 (9.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 93 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (5.91%) High Availability
6 60 (5.63%) Incident Management
7 55 (5.16%) ETL
8 51 (4.78%) Migration
9 48 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
10 45 (4.22%) Benchmarking
11 44 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
12 43 (4.03%) Configuration Management
13 41 (3.85%) Database Security
14 39 (3.66%) Problem Management
15 37 (3.47%) Load Balancing
16 36 (3.38%) Analytics
17 35 (3.28%) E-business
18 32 (3.00%) Business Continuity
19 31 (2.91%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 524 (49.16%) SQL
2 352 (33.02%) PL/SQL
3 183 (17.17%) Shell Script
4 75 (7.04%) Java
5 71 (6.66%) Perl
6 31 (2.91%) Bash Shell
7 30 (2.81%) Korn
8 23 (2.16%) T-SQL
9 22 (2.06%) C
10 20 (1.88%) AWK
11 19 (1.78%) JavaScript
12 17 (1.59%) C-shell
13 16 (1.50%) R
14 11 (1.03%) C++
14 11 (1.03%) Groovy
15 9 (0.84%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.75%) Python
17 7 (0.66%) Jython
17 7 (0.66%) Bourne shell
18 4 (0.38%) sed
Qualifications
1 162 (15.20%) Oracle Certification
2 131 (12.29%) OCP
3 92 (8.63%) Security Cleared
4 73 (6.85%) Degree
5 51 (4.78%) SC Cleared
6 49 (4.60%) DV Cleared
7 28 (2.63%) OCA
8 14 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.19%) MCSA
11 2 (0.19%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.19%) RHCE
12 1 (0.094%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 25 (2.35%) SLA
3 17 (1.59%) QA
4 4 (0.38%) HL7
4 4 (0.38%) DICOM
4 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.094%) COBIT
System Software
1 460 (43.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 44 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.81%) HDFS
3 30 (2.81%) Apache Flume
3 30 (2.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 25 (2.35%) Active Directory
5 19 (1.78%) SRDF
6 17 (1.59%) NFS
6 17 (1.59%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.13%) vSphere
8 10 (0.94%) PowerHA
9 9 (0.84%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.84%) Xen
10 7 (0.66%) XenApp
11 5 (0.47%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.38%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 668 (62.66%) Data Guard
2 192 (18.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 32 (3.00%) NetBackup
4 30 (2.81%) Ambari
4 30 (2.81%) Oozie
5 9 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (0.84%) Backup Exec
5 9 (0.84%) Oracle Statspack
6 7 (0.66%) OpenView
7 6 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
8 4 (0.38%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.38%) Foglight
9 3 (0.28%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.28%) Nagios
9 3 (0.28%) BMC Performance Manager
9 3 (0.28%) SCOM
9 3 (0.28%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.19%) HP NNM
11 1 (0.094%) Legato
Vendors
1 1066 (100.00%) Oracle
2 171 (16.04%) Red Hat
3 114 (10.69%) Microsoft
4 78 (7.32%) NetApp
5 71 (6.66%) VMware
6 66 (6.19%) Sybase
6 66 (6.19%) Cisco
7 49 (4.60%) HP
8 45 (4.22%) Intel
8 45 (4.22%) Netezza
9 39 (3.66%) EMC
10 38 (3.56%) IBM
10 38 (3.56%) Informatica
11 36 (3.38%) JBoss
12 32 (3.00%) Sun
13 31 (2.91%) MapR
14 30 (2.81%) Hortonworks
14 30 (2.81%) Teradata
15 17 (1.59%) CommVault
15 17 (1.59%) TIBCO
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Red Commerce
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Teleperformance
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 6 days ago