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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 434 515 515
Rank change year-on-year
+81 0
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 577 398 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 4.74% 3.69% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 476 346 336
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12176 10780 11017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 9.88% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10156 9188 9490
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £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 10 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 10 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 +60 532 £53,000 +6.00% 44
London +40 251 £62,500 +13.63% 25
South East +28 120 £52,000 +4.00% 9
City of London +22 69 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Hampshire +44 56 £48,000 +6.66% 1
Surrey +34 52 £52,000 +4.00% 2
East of England +27 49 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Yorkshire -52 39 £40,000 +8.10% 2
West Yorkshire -32 33 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Essex +21 23 £40,000 -33.33%
Leeds -43 21 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Camberley +22 19 £52,000 -5.45% 2
East Midlands -19 17 £45,000 -18.18%
Southampton +17 16 £55,000 +33.33%
Luton +1 15 £38,000 -38.21%
Bedfordshire -4 15 £38,000 -20.00% 1
North West -3 14 £42,500 +1.79% 1
Manchester +3 13 £42,750 +4.26% 1
West Midlands -9 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West -18 11 £75,000 +87.50% 3
Tyne and Wear - 11 £37,500 - 2
North East - 11 £37,500 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £37,500 - 2
Portsmouth - 10 £48,000 -
Hayes - 10 £85,500 -
Berkshire -5 9 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Hertfordshire - 9 £51,500 -
Guildford +2 8 £40,000 -
Nottingham -13 8 £42,500 -22.72%
Nottinghamshire -17 8 £42,500 -22.72%

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 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 1051 (100.00%) Oracle
2 923 (87.82%) Oracle Database
3 698 (66.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 655 (62.32%) Data Guard
5 541 (51.47%) Linux
6 525 (49.95%) SQL
7 467 (44.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 448 (42.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 420 (39.96%) Performance Tuning
10 404 (38.44%) UNIX
11 352 (33.49%) PL/SQL
12 290 (27.59%) Finance
13 271 (25.78%) Relational Database
14 268 (25.50%) RDBMS
15 265 (25.21%) SQL Server
16 247 (23.50%) Windows
17 230 (21.88%) WebLogic
18 221 (21.03%) Oracle EBS
19 185 (17.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 184 (17.51%) Shell Script
21 173 (16.46%) Red Hat
22 168 (15.98%) Oracle Certification
23 163 (15.51%) SOA
24 159 (15.13%) Oracle Database 12c
25 155 (14.75%) Replication
26 153 (14.56%) Oracle Applications
27 149 (14.18%) Clustering
28 148 (14.08%) Middleware
29 145 (13.80%) Oracle EBS R12
30 140 (13.32%) SAN

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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
1 230 (21.88%) WebLogic
2 54 (5.14%) WebSphere
2 54 (5.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 51 (4.85%) Oracle Application Server
4 44 (4.19%) Oracle Coherence
5 40 (3.81%) Apache
6 23 (2.19%) Oracle Service Bus
7 22 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 22 (2.09%) IIS
8 19 (1.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 17 (1.62%) Oracle 10gAS
9 17 (1.62%) GlassFish
10 14 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (1.24%) MS Exchange
11 13 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.57%) Tuxedo
12 6 (0.57%) Oracle Spatial
13 5 (0.48%) Confluence
14 4 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
15 3 (0.29%) iPlanet
Applications
1 38 (3.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 221 (21.03%) Oracle EBS
2 153 (14.56%) Oracle Applications
3 145 (13.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 29 (2.76%) Oracle BPM
4 29 (2.76%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (1.24%) RMDS
6 10 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
6 10 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.38%) Compiere
7 4 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.095%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 140 (13.32%) SAN
2 46 (4.38%) LAN
2 46 (4.38%) WAN
3 34 (3.24%) NAS
4 30 (2.85%) iSCSI
5 29 (2.76%) HTTP
6 27 (2.57%) Internet
7 24 (2.28%) Firewall
8 18 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
9 16 (1.52%) FCoE
9 16 (1.52%) Kerberos
9 16 (1.52%) DNS
10 15 (1.43%) TCP/IP
11 12 (1.14%) LDAP
11 12 (1.14%) Multicast
12 9 (0.86%) VLAN
12 9 (0.86%) VPN
12 9 (0.86%) DHCP
13 6 (0.57%) SSL
14 5 (0.48%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 923 (87.82%) Oracle Database
2 698 (66.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 448 (42.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 271 (25.78%) Relational Database
5 268 (25.50%) RDBMS
6 265 (25.21%) SQL Server
7 159 (15.13%) Oracle Database 12c
8 129 (12.27%) Data Warehouse
9 124 (11.80%) Oracle Exadata
10 122 (11.61%) Oracle9i Database
11 114 (10.85%) Oracle BI EE
12 85 (8.09%) SQLPlus
13 81 (7.71%) Oracle Reports
14 68 (6.47%) MySQL
15 67 (6.37%) Hadoop
16 51 (4.85%) Big Data
17 44 (4.19%) Mahout
18 43 (4.09%) DB2
19 41 (3.90%) HBase
20 40 (3.81%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 25 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (1.81%) JConsole
3 18 (1.71%) Maven
4 16 (1.52%) Log4j
5 14 (1.33%) Toad
5 14 (1.33%) Artifactory
6 11 (1.05%) Mercurial
7 10 (0.95%) Jenkins
8 9 (0.86%) Git (software)
8 9 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.86%) JUnit
9 7 (0.67%) Subversion
10 6 (0.57%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.48%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.48%) Gradle
11 5 (0.48%) JIRA
12 4 (0.38%) WebLogic Workshop
13 3 (0.29%) Ant
13 3 (0.29%) Apache Ivy
14 2 (0.19%) JBuilder
General
1 290 (27.59%) Finance
2 109 (10.37%) Banking
3 41 (3.90%) Retail
4 27 (2.57%) Investment Banking
5 24 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 22 (2.09%) Telecoms
7 9 (0.86%) Automotive
8 8 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.76%) Advertising
9 5 (0.48%) Front Office
9 5 (0.48%) Law
9 5 (0.48%) Marketing
10 4 (0.38%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.29%) Electronics
12 2 (0.19%) Back Office
12 2 (0.19%) Legal
12 2 (0.19%) Billing
12 2 (0.19%) Local Government
12 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 830 (78.97%) DBA
2 751 (71.46%) Oracle DBA
3 227 (21.60%) Administrator
4 142 (13.51%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 110 (10.47%) Architect
6 93 (8.85%) Consultant
7 83 (7.90%) Senior DBA
8 80 (7.61%) Oracle Consultant
9 76 (7.23%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 46 (4.38%) SQL DBA
11 44 (4.19%) Team Leader
12 43 (4.09%) Oracle Team Leader
13 37 (3.52%) Infrastructure Architect
13 37 (3.52%) Data Architect
14 36 (3.43%) Developer
14 36 (3.43%) Big Data Architect
15 23 (2.19%) SQL Server DBA
16 22 (2.09%) Oracle Developer
17 19 (1.81%) Oracle Architect
18 18 (1.71%) Oracle Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (14.08%) Middleware
2 69 (6.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 53 (5.04%) XML
4 46 (4.38%) J2EE
5 37 (3.52%) Web Services
6 32 (3.04%) .NET
7 28 (2.66%) MapReduce
8 23 (2.19%) JSON
9 22 (2.09%) SOAP
10 21 (2.00%) EJB
11 20 (1.90%) HTML
11 20 (1.90%) Oracle Streams
11 20 (1.90%) Spring
12 19 (1.81%) Struts
12 19 (1.81%) JMS
12 19 (1.81%) REST
13 17 (1.62%) Hibernate
14 16 (1.52%) JMX
14 16 (1.52%) JSP
14 16 (1.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 155 (14.75%) Replication
2 149 (14.18%) Clustering
3 50 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 38 (3.62%) Client/Server
5 31 (2.95%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.76%) Visualisation
7 24 (2.28%) Oracle Exalogic
8 18 (1.71%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.33%) Statistics
10 11 (1.05%) Firmware
11 10 (0.95%) HACMP
12 7 (0.67%) Open Source
13 6 (0.57%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.57%) Spread Betting
13 6 (0.57%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.48%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.48%) Biology
14 5 (0.48%) Reference Data
15 4 (0.38%) Oracle Exalytics
15 4 (0.38%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 541 (51.47%) Linux
2 404 (38.44%) UNIX
3 247 (23.50%) Windows
4 133 (12.65%) Solaris
5 96 (9.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 46 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (3.81%) HPUX
8 39 (3.71%) AIX
9 35 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
10 27 (2.57%) SUSE
11 16 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.57%) CentOS
14 2 (0.19%) Debian
14 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.19%) Tru64
14 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.095%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (39.96%) Performance Tuning
2 163 (15.51%) SOA
3 106 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 102 (9.71%) ITIL
5 85 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
6 57 (5.42%) High Availability
7 55 (5.23%) Incident Management
8 54 (5.14%) Capacity Planning
9 53 (5.04%) ETL
10 52 (4.95%) Migration
11 45 (4.28%) Root Cause Analysis
11 45 (4.28%) Database Security
12 42 (4.00%) Configuration Management
12 42 (4.00%) Problem Management
13 40 (3.81%) Benchmarking
14 35 (3.33%) Load Balancing
15 34 (3.24%) Analytics
16 33 (3.14%) Data Modelling
17 32 (3.04%) E-business
18 31 (2.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 525 (49.95%) SQL
2 352 (33.49%) PL/SQL
3 184 (17.51%) Shell Script
4 77 (7.33%) Perl
5 68 (6.47%) Java
6 33 (3.14%) Bash Shell
7 29 (2.76%) Korn
8 26 (2.47%) T-SQL
9 25 (2.38%) AWK
10 18 (1.71%) JavaScript
10 18 (1.71%) C-shell
11 17 (1.62%) C
12 16 (1.52%) R
13 10 (0.95%) Bourne shell
14 9 (0.86%) Groovy
14 9 (0.86%) PowerShell
14 9 (0.86%) C++
14 9 (0.86%) Python
15 7 (0.67%) sed
16 6 (0.57%) Jython
Qualifications
1 168 (15.98%) Oracle Certification
2 138 (13.13%) OCP
3 85 (8.09%) Security Cleared
4 70 (6.66%) Degree
5 49 (4.66%) SC Cleared
6 41 (3.90%) DV Cleared
7 25 (2.38%) OCA
8 13 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.19%) MCSA
10 2 (0.19%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.19%) RHCE
11 1 (0.095%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 20 (1.90%) SLA
3 18 (1.71%) 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 (0.095%) COBIT
System Software
1 467 (44.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 44 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 28 (2.66%) Apache Flume
3 28 (2.66%) HDFS
4 24 (2.28%) Active Directory
5 17 (1.62%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.52%) SRDF
7 14 (1.33%) NFS
8 12 (1.14%) vSphere
9 10 (0.95%) PowerHA
10 9 (0.86%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.86%) Xen
11 8 (0.76%) XenApp
12 6 (0.57%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.38%) RHEV
14 2 (0.19%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 655 (62.32%) Data Guard
2 185 (17.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 33 (3.14%) NetBackup
4 28 (2.66%) Ambari
4 28 (2.66%) Oozie
5 11 (1.05%) Oracle Statspack
6 9 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (0.86%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.67%) OpenView
8 6 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
8 6 (0.57%) HP SIM
9 4 (0.38%) Foglight
10 3 (0.29%) SCOM
10 3 (0.29%) Nagios
10 3 (0.29%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.19%) Legato
11 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.19%) HP NNM
11 2 (0.19%) BMC Performance Manager
12 1 (0.095%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1051 (100.00%) Oracle
2 173 (16.46%) Red Hat
3 104 (9.90%) Microsoft
4 76 (7.23%) VMware
5 71 (6.76%) NetApp
6 60 (5.71%) Sybase
6 60 (5.71%) Cisco
7 52 (4.95%) HP
8 43 (4.09%) Netezza
9 40 (3.81%) EMC
9 40 (3.81%) Intel
10 36 (3.43%) Informatica
11 33 (3.14%) Sun
11 33 (3.14%) JBoss
12 32 (3.04%) IBM
13 30 (2.85%) MapR
14 28 (2.66%) Hortonworks
14 28 (2.66%) Teradata
15 18 (1.71%) CommVault
16 15 (1.43%) Hyperion
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Car/Allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum -Annual Bonus; BA Staff concessions
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sera Neon LTD
Salary: Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £50 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago