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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 623 592 580
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -12
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 319 386 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 2.63% 2.95% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 241 335 304
Average salary £50,000 £56,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +0.52%

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
12107 13077 11047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.08% 12.46% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10283 11054 9117
Average salary £41,543 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.85% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 13 February 2016 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 13 February 2016. 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 -11 304 £50,000 -10.71% 21
South East +68 115 £50,000 -5.30% 5
London -86 98 £57,500 -8.00% 6
Berkshire +43 48 £50,000 -23.07% 4
Hampshire +26 41 £50,000 +4.16%
South West +24 33 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire +10 25 £45,000 +11.11% 4
North West +32 15 £52,500 +10.52%
East of England +7 13 £50,000 - 2
Somerset +7 13 £37,500 -25.00%
City of London +26 11 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 10 £32,500 -
Kent - 10 £32,500 -
Cheshire +32 9 £52,500 +10.52%
Havant -1 9 £54,500 -5.21%
West Sussex - 9 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -1 8 £50,000 - 1
Reading +1 6 £62,500 -3.84% 4
Andover +9 5 £43,500 +2.35%
Slough - 5 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire +12 4 £45,000 +23.28% 3
Wales +9 4 £42,750 +6.87%
Southampton +7 4 £52,500 +47.88%
South Wales 0 4 £42,750 +6.87%
Cardiff -2 4 £42,750 +6.87%
Scotland -28 4 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Watford +11 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Rickmansworth +10 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Edinburgh +5 3 £47,500 -24.00% 1
West Yorkshire -13 3 £45,000 +11.11%

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 702 (100.00%) Oracle
2 640 (91.17%) Oracle Database
3 483 (68.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 441 (62.82%) Data Guard
5 423 (60.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 398 (56.70%) SQL
7 375 (53.42%) Oracle Database 12c
8 331 (47.15%) Linux
9 329 (46.87%) Relational Database
10 324 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
11 297 (42.31%) PL/SQL
12 293 (41.74%) Unix
13 280 (39.89%) RDBMS
14 240 (34.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 228 (32.48%) WebLogic
16 215 (30.63%) Finance
17 204 (29.06%) Oracle Database 10g
18 176 (25.07%) Oracle Certification
18 176 (25.07%) SQL Server
19 175 (24.93%) Oracle EBS
20 164 (23.36%) Oracle Applications
21 146 (20.80%) Shell Script
21 146 (20.80%) Middleware
22 134 (19.09%) OCP
23 131 (18.66%) Oracle Exadata
24 119 (16.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
25 112 (15.95%) Disaster Recovery
25 112 (15.95%) High Availability
26 107 (15.24%) Oracle EBS R12
27 104 (14.81%) ITIL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 228 (32.48%) WebLogic
2 55 (7.83%) Oracle Application Server
3 37 (5.27%) WebSphere
4 29 (4.13%) Tomcat
5 27 (3.85%) Apache
6 25 (3.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 17 (2.42%) IIS
8 16 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (2.14%) Oracle Spatial
10 14 (1.99%) JBoss
10 14 (1.99%) Oracle Coherence
11 9 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (1.14%) Oracle UPK
13 5 (0.71%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
15 3 (0.43%) IBM Domino
15 3 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
15 3 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.28%) GlassFish
16 2 (0.28%) Liferay
Applications
1 20 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 175 (24.93%) Oracle EBS
2 164 (23.36%) Oracle Applications
3 107 (15.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 56 (7.98%) Oracle 11i
5 18 (2.56%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 15 (2.14%) Oracle ERP
7 13 (1.85%) RMDS
8 12 (1.71%) Oracle ASCP
9 8 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.57%) Oracle Utilities
11 2 (0.28%) Documaker
11 2 (0.28%) Temenos T24
12 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
12 1 (0.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.99%) SaaS
3 7 (1.00%) PaaS
4 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.43%) IaaS
5 2 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.55%) SAN
2 44 (6.27%) NAS
3 33 (4.70%) LDAP
4 31 (4.42%) HTTP
5 21 (2.99%) Internet
6 18 (2.56%) LAN
7 17 (2.42%) WAN
8 15 (2.14%) TCP/IP
9 14 (1.99%) FCoE
9 14 (1.99%) Fibre Channel
9 14 (1.99%) iSCSI
9 14 (1.99%) Multicast
10 13 (1.85%) Firewall
11 8 (1.14%) FTP
12 5 (0.71%) DNS
13 2 (0.28%) VPN
14 1 (0.14%) DHCP
14 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
14 1 (0.14%) MPLS
14 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 640 (91.17%) Oracle Database
2 483 (68.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 375 (53.42%) Oracle Database 12c
4 329 (46.87%) Relational Database
5 280 (39.89%) RDBMS
6 204 (29.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 176 (25.07%) SQL Server
8 131 (18.66%) Oracle Exadata
9 102 (14.53%) Oracle9i Database
10 83 (11.82%) Data Warehouse
11 64 (9.12%) Oracle BI EE
12 53 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
13 34 (4.84%) Oracle Discoverer
14 27 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
15 25 (3.56%) Oracle OWB
16 23 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (3.13%) MySQL
17 22 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
18 21 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (4.13%) Toad
2 16 (2.28%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (1.28%) Subversion
4 6 (0.85%) Hudson
4 6 (0.85%) Mercurial
4 6 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.71%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.28%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.28%) ERwin
7 2 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.14%) Ant
8 1 (0.14%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.14%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.14%) Maven
8 1 (0.14%) PVCS
8 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 215 (30.63%) Finance
2 64 (9.12%) Banking
3 26 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 25 (3.56%) Retail
5 11 (1.57%) Advertising
6 10 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.14%) Games
7 8 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.28%) Billing
9 2 (0.28%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 566 (80.63%) DBA
2 537 (76.50%) Oracle DBA
3 214 (30.48%) Administrator
4 124 (17.66%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 75 (10.68%) SQL DBA
6 70 (9.97%) Senior DBA
7 63 (8.97%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 29 (4.13%) Unix DBA
9 26 (3.70%) Architect
9 26 (3.70%) Developer
10 25 (3.56%) Oracle Developer
11 18 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
12 15 (2.14%) SQL Server DBA
12 15 (2.14%) Unix Administrator
13 14 (1.99%) Consultant
13 14 (1.99%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
13 14 (1.99%) Junior
13 14 (1.99%) Junior DBA
13 14 (1.99%) Junior Oracle DBA
13 14 (1.99%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (20.80%) Middleware
2 119 (16.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 56 (7.98%) Oracle Fusion
4 37 (5.27%) XML
5 27 (3.85%) .NET
6 26 (3.70%) HTML
7 21 (2.99%) Web Services
8 20 (2.85%) XSLT
9 13 (1.85%) Rendezvous
9 13 (1.85%) Ultra Messaging
10 8 (1.14%) LAMP
11 6 (0.85%) HTML5
12 5 (0.71%) Java EE
12 5 (0.71%) JPA
13 4 (0.57%) XSD
14 3 (0.43%) Hibernate
14 3 (0.43%) Spring
14 3 (0.43%) Struts
14 3 (0.43%) WebCenter
14 3 (0.43%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 92 (13.11%) Replication
2 67 (9.54%) Clustering
3 56 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.70%) Data Centre
5 27 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.85%) Data Structures
6 24 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 23 (3.28%) Oracle Exalogic
8 21 (2.99%) CMDB
9 13 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.57%) BBC
11 9 (1.28%) Fintech
12 7 (1.00%) Online Games
13 5 (0.71%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.71%) Statistics
14 4 (0.57%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.43%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.43%) Mobile Payment
15 3 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 331 (47.15%) Linux
2 293 (41.74%) Unix
3 103 (14.67%) Windows
4 94 (13.39%) Solaris
5 60 (8.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (5.56%) AIX
7 32 (4.56%) Windows Server
8 15 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.28%) Debian
13 1 (0.14%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.14%) Fedora
13 1 (0.14%) HPUX
13 1 (0.14%) SUSE
13 1 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
2 112 (15.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 112 (15.95%) High Availability
3 104 (14.81%) ITIL
4 67 (9.54%) SOA
5 61 (8.69%) Capacity Planning
6 55 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 48 (6.84%) Change Management
9 47 (6.70%) Performance Monitoring
10 43 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (5.56%) Migration
12 38 (5.41%) ETL
13 30 (4.27%) Release Management
14 29 (4.13%) Database Tuning
15 26 (3.70%) Incident Management
16 25 (3.56%) Database Security
16 25 (3.56%) Project Management
17 24 (3.42%) Line Management
18 23 (3.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 398 (56.70%) SQL
2 297 (42.31%) PL/SQL
3 146 (20.80%) Shell Script
4 55 (7.83%) Java
5 46 (6.55%) Perl
6 43 (6.13%) Bash Shell
7 25 (3.56%) T-SQL
8 22 (3.13%) JavaScript
9 20 (2.85%) C
9 20 (2.85%) Korn
10 15 (2.14%) AWK
11 14 (1.99%) C-shell
12 12 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.28%) Python
14 6 (0.85%) COBOL
15 5 (0.71%) C#
16 3 (0.43%) XPath
17 1 (0.14%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.14%) PHP
17 1 (0.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 176 (25.07%) Oracle Certification
2 134 (19.09%) OCP
3 92 (13.11%) Security Cleared
4 77 (10.97%) SC Cleared
5 49 (6.98%) Degree
6 28 (3.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 16 (2.28%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.14%) ISEB
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.14%) OCA
9 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.85%) SLA
2 16 (2.28%) QA
3 14 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (1.85%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (4.42%) Oracle Clusterware
3 16 (2.28%) NFS
4 15 (2.14%) Xen
5 14 (1.99%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.99%) KVM
5 14 (1.99%) SRDF
6 8 (1.14%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 441 (62.82%) Data Guard
2 423 (60.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 240 (34.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 38 (5.41%) Oracle Flashback
5 21 (2.99%) NetBackup
6 14 (1.99%) Puppet
7 13 (1.85%) Foglight
8 11 (1.57%) OpenAM
9 4 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.28%) Nagios
10 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.14%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Statspack
11 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.14%) Xymon
11 1 (0.14%) yum
Vendors
1 702 (100.00%) Oracle
2 65 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 63 (8.97%) Microsoft
4 57 (8.12%) VMware
5 52 (7.41%) IBM
6 49 (6.98%) Sun
7 38 (5.41%) Sybase
8 37 (5.27%) NetApp
9 33 (4.70%) Hyperion
10 19 (2.71%) EMC
11 17 (2.42%) Cisco
12 14 (1.99%) Intel
12 14 (1.99%) Remedy
12 14 (1.99%) TIBCO
13 13 (1.85%) DataSynapse
14 12 (1.71%) Imperva
15 11 (1.57%) Capita
16 9 (1.28%) Informatica
17 8 (1.14%) Hitachi
17 8 (1.14%) Retek
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 10 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 18 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago