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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 522 540 501
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -39
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 428 451 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 3.30% 3.69% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 349 353 333
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.74%

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
12973 12219 10820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.75% 10.23% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10616 10278 9058
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 4 May 2015 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 4 May 2015. 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
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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 +8 397 £60,000 +20.00% 26
London +84 228 £65,000 +4.00% 13
South East +59 93 £53,500 +1.90% 6
City of London +31 62 £60,000 - 4
Hampshire +6 27 £52,500 -4.54% 2
East Sussex - 25 £62,500 -
Scotland +2 24 £47,500 +2.15% 2
East of England +12 23 £50,000 +28.61% 2
Yorkshire -19 21 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Hertfordshire +5 16 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Glasgow -5 16 £42,500 -8.60% 1
Berkshire +9 14 £56,750 +13.50% 4
West Sussex - 14 £62,500 -
Brighton - 13 £62,500 -
Reading +3 12 £60,000 - 4
Southampton -11 12 £52,500 -2.32%
West Yorkshire -30 11 £55,000 +29.41%
Surrey +19 10 £45,000 +1.12%
North West -34 10 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bedfordshire +3 7 £43,750 +25.00%
South West -13 7 - - 3
Nottinghamshire +3 6 £33,000 -22.35%
Nottingham -8 6 £33,000 -22.35%
East Midlands -10 6 £33,000 -28.64%
Redhill - 6 £45,000 -
Reigate - 6 £45,000 -
Harrow - 6 £47,500 -
Edinburgh +20 5 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Cheshire -3 5 £48,750 +21.87%
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 5 £22,500 -44.09%

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 811 (100.00%) Oracle
2 648 (79.90%) Oracle Database
3 449 (55.36%) SQL
4 429 (52.90%) Linux
5 411 (50.68%) Data Guard
6 344 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
7 333 (41.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 326 (40.20%) Finance
9 303 (37.36%) UNIX
10 288 (35.51%) Oracle RMAN
11 281 (34.65%) SQL Server
12 263 (32.43%) PL/SQL
13 250 (30.83%) Oracle Database 10g
14 234 (28.85%) Windows
15 177 (21.82%) WebLogic
16 166 (20.47%) Middleware
17 159 (19.61%) Java
18 149 (18.37%) Relational Database
19 147 (18.13%) Oracle Certification
20 145 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
21 142 (17.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
22 136 (16.77%) Solaris
23 128 (15.78%) Oracle Database 12c
24 125 (15.41%) OCP
24 125 (15.41%) Red Hat
25 121 (14.92%) Oracle Reports
26 115 (14.18%) Replication
27 113 (13.93%) SAN
28 110 (13.56%) RDBMS
28 110 (13.56%) Oracle EBS

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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
1 177 (21.82%) WebLogic
2 101 (12.45%) WebSphere
3 99 (12.21%) Oracle Coherence
4 80 (9.86%) Tomcat
5 79 (9.74%) Apache
6 78 (9.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 69 (8.51%) IIS
8 31 (3.82%) Oracle Application Server
9 25 (3.08%) JBoss
10 23 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 15 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
13 12 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.74%) NetWeaver
14 6 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.74%) Oracle Spatial
15 5 (0.62%) WebLogic Portal
15 5 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.62%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.49%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 30 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.12%) Mingle
3 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 110 (13.56%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (11.10%) Oracle Applications
3 66 (8.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 62 (7.64%) RMDS
5 18 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
6 14 (1.73%) Oracle ERP
7 10 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
7 10 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
8 8 (0.99%) Oracle Utilities
8 8 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.25%) Documaker
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
12 1 (0.12%) Maximo
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle HRMS
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.85%) SaaS
2 11 (1.36%) PaaS
3 9 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (13.93%) SAN
2 90 (11.10%) NAS
3 81 (9.99%) HTTP
4 74 (9.12%) WAN
5 69 (8.51%) LAN
6 68 (8.38%) FCoE
6 68 (8.38%) Fibre Channel
7 65 (8.01%) Multicast
8 42 (5.18%) LDAP
9 21 (2.59%) DNS
10 17 (2.10%) Firewall
11 16 (1.97%) Internet
12 15 (1.85%) iSCSI
12 15 (1.85%) TCP/IP
13 12 (1.48%) DHCP
14 8 (0.99%) SSL
15 6 (0.74%) Wireshark
16 5 (0.62%) IP Telephony
16 5 (0.62%) MPLS
16 5 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 648 (79.90%) Oracle Database
2 333 (41.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 281 (34.65%) SQL Server
4 250 (30.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 149 (18.37%) Relational Database
6 128 (15.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 121 (14.92%) Oracle Reports
8 110 (13.56%) RDBMS
9 82 (10.11%) Oracle Exadata
10 66 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 66 (8.14%) MySQL
11 63 (7.77%) DB2
12 62 (7.64%) Hadoop
12 62 (7.64%) HBase
13 60 (7.40%) Oracle BI EE
14 58 (7.15%) Data Warehouse
15 47 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
16 44 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 42 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
18 38 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (6.66%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (3.21%) Toad
3 12 (1.48%) Subversion
4 8 (0.99%) Ant
5 7 (0.86%) Maven
6 5 (0.62%) JIRA
7 4 (0.49%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.37%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.37%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.37%) ProC
8 3 (0.37%) PVCS
8 3 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.37%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.37%) JDeveloper
8 3 (0.37%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.37%) JConsole
9 2 (0.25%) Zephyr
9 2 (0.25%) ERwin
General
1 326 (40.20%) Finance
2 80 (9.86%) Banking
3 35 (4.32%) Retail
4 21 (2.59%) Financial Institution
5 14 (1.73%) Games
6 12 (1.48%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.11%) Advertising
8 8 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.49%) Back Office
9 4 (0.49%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.49%) International Banking
10 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.25%) Law
11 2 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 548 (67.57%) DBA
2 475 (58.57%) Oracle DBA
3 137 (16.89%) Administrator
4 99 (12.21%) Architect
5 76 (9.37%) SQL DBA
6 72 (8.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 71 (8.75%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 69 (8.51%) Senior DBA
9 61 (7.52%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 39 (4.81%) SQL Server DBA
11 38 (4.69%) Developer
11 38 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
12 33 (4.07%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 31 (3.82%) Consultant
13 31 (3.82%) Oracle Consultant
14 30 (3.70%) Software Engineer
15 29 (3.58%) Lead Architect
16 27 (3.33%) Database Engineer
17 22 (2.71%) Technical Architect
17 22 (2.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (20.47%) Middleware
2 93 (11.47%) XML
3 89 (10.97%) HTML
4 76 (9.37%) XSLT
5 71 (8.75%) Oracle Fusion
6 66 (8.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 62 (7.64%) Rendezvous
7 62 (7.64%) Ultra Messaging
8 28 (3.45%) .NET
9 25 (3.08%) JDBC
10 23 (2.84%) Web Services
11 18 (2.22%) Spring
12 16 (1.97%) Hibernate
12 16 (1.97%) HTML5
13 15 (1.85%) Struts
14 12 (1.48%) Java EE
14 12 (1.48%) WebCenter
15 11 (1.36%) JSF
15 11 (1.36%) JSP
15 11 (1.36%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 115 (14.18%) Replication
2 99 (12.21%) Clustering
3 52 (6.41%) Mainframe
4 47 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.93%) Computer Science
6 32 (3.95%) Statistics
7 26 (3.21%) Data Structures
8 19 (2.34%) Oracle Exalogic
9 18 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.97%) Derivative
11 15 (1.85%) Kindle
12 12 (1.48%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 10 (1.23%) Physics
14 9 (1.11%) Private Cloud
15 8 (0.99%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.74%) Open Source
17 5 (0.62%) Data Integration
17 5 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
17 5 (0.62%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 429 (52.90%) Linux
2 303 (37.36%) UNIX
3 234 (28.85%) Windows
4 136 (16.77%) Solaris
5 101 (12.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (3.33%) AIX
7 22 (2.71%) HPUX
8 21 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.49%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.49%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.37%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.25%) Debian
14 1 (0.12%) CentOS
14 1 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
2 145 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (13.19%) ITIL
4 94 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 74 (9.12%) High Availability
6 69 (8.51%) Benchmarking
7 62 (7.64%) Capacity Planning
8 56 (6.91%) SOA
9 52 (6.41%) Load Balancing
10 47 (5.80%) Risk Management
11 46 (5.67%) Database Security
12 35 (4.32%) Mentoring
13 34 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (4.19%) Service Delivery
13 34 (4.19%) Migration
14 32 (3.95%) Configuration Management
14 32 (3.95%) ERP
14 32 (3.95%) Database Mirroring
15 31 (3.82%) Performance Analysis
15 31 (3.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 449 (55.36%) SQL
2 263 (32.43%) PL/SQL
3 159 (19.61%) Java
4 109 (13.44%) Shell Script
5 92 (11.34%) Perl
6 88 (10.85%) JavaScript
7 48 (5.92%) Bash Shell
8 35 (4.32%) T-SQL
9 27 (3.33%) Python
9 27 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 22 (2.71%) Bourne shell
11 21 (2.59%) Korn
11 21 (2.59%) C
12 14 (1.73%) COBOL
12 14 (1.73%) Ruby
13 10 (1.23%) sed
13 10 (1.23%) AWK
14 6 (0.74%) VBScript
14 6 (0.74%) C#
15 3 (0.37%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 147 (18.13%) Oracle Certification
2 125 (15.41%) OCP
3 82 (10.11%) Degree
4 59 (7.27%) Security Cleared
5 33 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 31 (3.82%) DV Cleared
7 19 (2.34%) OCA
8 18 (2.22%) HND
9 13 (1.60%) MCITP
9 13 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.60%) IBM Certification
10 9 (1.11%) RHCE
11 7 (0.86%) NCDA
12 5 (0.62%) ISEB
13 2 (0.25%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.88%) SLA
2 24 (2.96%) QA
3 15 (1.85%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 78 (9.62%) NFS
2 65 (8.01%) SRDF
3 50 (6.17%) Oracle Clusterware
4 41 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (1.85%) KVM
5 15 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.85%) Xen
6 14 (1.73%) Active Directory
7 8 (0.99%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.62%) PowerHA
9 4 (0.49%) OCFS2
9 4 (0.49%) XenApp
9 4 (0.49%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 411 (50.68%) Data Guard
2 288 (35.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 142 (17.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 43 (5.30%) Oracle Flashback
5 32 (3.95%) Puppet
6 16 (1.97%) yum
7 14 (1.73%) Nagios
8 12 (1.48%) NetBackup
9 11 (1.36%) OpenAM
10 10 (1.23%) Oracle Statspack
11 9 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
12 6 (0.74%) Legato
13 2 (0.25%) logstash
13 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.12%) CA Wily
14 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
14 1 (0.12%) Foglight
14 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 811 (100.00%) Oracle
2 125 (15.41%) Red Hat
3 109 (13.44%) IBM
4 103 (12.70%) NetApp
5 92 (11.34%) Microsoft
6 85 (10.48%) EMC
7 79 (9.74%) Cisco
8 71 (8.75%) Sybase
9 65 (8.01%) Intel
9 65 (8.01%) TIBCO
10 62 (7.64%) DataSynapse
11 51 (6.29%) VMware
12 43 (5.30%) HP
13 27 (3.33%) Veritas
14 16 (1.97%) Brocade
15 15 (1.85%) Sun
15 15 (1.85%) Siebel
16 14 (1.73%) CA
16 14 (1.73%) Hyperion
17 10 (1.23%) BEA
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