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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 633 594 589
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 329 426 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 2.60% 3.13% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 246 345 351
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £87,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +15.55%

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
12651 13613 12506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.25% 12.13% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10710 11171 10502
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 -31 312 £52,500 -12.50% 21
London -70 132 £55,000 -15.38% 8
South East -35 48 £50,000 -9.09% 4
East of England +32 40 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire +39 35 £55,000 -3.08% 3
Yorkshire +25 33 £45,000 -18.18% 2
South West +13 31 £40,000 - 2
Reading +31 25 £57,500 -4.16% 3
West Yorkshire +15 16 £37,500 -31.81% 1
North West +30 15 £55,000 +10.00%
Somerset - 15 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +11 12 £72,500 +45.00%
Bedfordshire +4 12 £50,000 +14.28% 1
City of London +16 11 £69,500 +15.83% 1
Leeds +13 11 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Essex - 11 £42,500 -
Cheshire +29 10 £55,000 +10.00%
South Wales +15 10 £40,250 - 1
Wales +13 10 £40,250 - 1
Watford +16 8 £72,500 +45.00%
South Yorkshire +20 7 £45,000 +29.49% 1
Surrey -5 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Bridgend - 6 £40,000 - 1
Luton +6 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Hampshire -14 5 £44,000 -16.19% 1
Swindon - 5 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 5 £75,000 -
Colchester - 5 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +11 4 £35,000 +6.06% 1

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 661 (100.00%) Oracle
2 555 (83.96%) Oracle Database
3 410 (62.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 399 (60.36%) Data Guard
4 399 (60.36%) SQL
5 351 (53.10%) Oracle RMAN
6 342 (51.74%) Oracle Database 12c
7 340 (51.44%) Relational Database
8 331 (50.08%) Performance Tuning
9 315 (47.66%) Linux
10 281 (42.51%) PL/SQL
11 280 (42.36%) RDBMS
12 246 (37.22%) Unix
13 230 (34.80%) SQL Server
14 222 (33.59%) Oracle Database 10g
15 215 (32.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 200 (30.26%) WebLogic
17 178 (26.93%) Finance
18 165 (24.96%) Oracle Certification
19 162 (24.51%) Windows
20 147 (22.24%) Shell Script
21 142 (21.48%) OCP
22 140 (21.18%) Oracle EBS
22 140 (21.18%) High Availability
23 136 (20.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
24 135 (20.42%) Oracle Applications
25 123 (18.61%) Disaster Recovery
26 113 (17.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 109 (16.49%) Oracle Exadata
28 106 (16.04%) Red Hat

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 200 (30.26%) WebLogic
2 75 (11.35%) Tomcat
3 74 (11.20%) WebSphere
4 67 (10.14%) JBoss
5 65 (9.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 63 (9.53%) Apache
7 57 (8.62%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
9 17 (2.57%) Oracle Spatial
10 9 (1.36%) IIS
11 6 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.45%) IBM Domino
12 3 (0.45%) Oracle UPK
13 2 (0.30%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.30%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.30%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.30%) Oracle 10gAS
13 2 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.15%) Confluence
14 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) MS Project
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 140 (21.18%) Oracle EBS
2 135 (20.42%) Oracle Applications
3 85 (12.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 55 (8.32%) Oracle 11i
5 19 (2.87%) Oracle ERP
6 14 (2.12%) Oracle ASCP
7 10 (1.51%) Oracle Financials
7 10 (1.51%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (1.06%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
9 3 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.45%) Oracle Utilities
9 3 (0.45%) RMDS
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.15%) Maximo
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 57 (8.62%) SaaS
2 49 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.97%) PaaS
4 5 (0.76%) IaaS
5 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 82 (12.41%) LDAP
1 82 (12.41%) NAS
2 74 (11.20%) SAN
3 67 (10.14%) HTTP
4 66 (9.98%) TCP/IP
5 62 (9.38%) Firewall
6 17 (2.57%) Internet
7 14 (2.12%) LAN
7 14 (2.12%) WAN
8 9 (1.36%) FTP
9 8 (1.21%) DNS
10 7 (1.06%) FCoE
10 7 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (1.06%) Multicast
11 6 (0.91%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.61%) VPN
13 3 (0.45%) DHCP
13 3 (0.45%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.30%) SSH
15 1 (0.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 555 (83.96%) Oracle Database
2 410 (62.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 342 (51.74%) Oracle Database 12c
4 340 (51.44%) Relational Database
5 280 (42.36%) RDBMS
6 230 (34.80%) SQL Server
7 222 (33.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 109 (16.49%) Oracle Exadata
9 95 (14.37%) Oracle9i Database
10 78 (11.80%) MySQL
11 75 (11.35%) Data Warehouse
12 65 (9.83%) Oracle Reports
13 39 (5.90%) Oracle BI EE
14 36 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (4.54%) SQL Server 2012
16 28 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (3.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 18 (2.72%) DB2
18 18 (2.72%) Oracle Discoverer
18 18 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (2.87%) Toad
2 13 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (1.66%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (1.06%) Hudson
5 5 (0.76%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.30%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.30%) ERwin
7 2 (0.30%) JIRA
7 2 (0.30%) Subversion
7 2 (0.30%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (0.15%) ProC
8 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 178 (26.93%) Finance
2 42 (6.35%) Banking
3 35 (5.30%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.42%) Games
5 15 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.36%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.06%) Retail
8 5 (0.76%) Advertising
8 5 (0.76%) Electronics
8 5 (0.76%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.30%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 511 (77.31%) DBA
2 475 (71.86%) Oracle DBA
3 186 (28.14%) Administrator
4 91 (13.77%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 71 (10.74%) SQL DBA
6 58 (8.77%) Senior DBA
7 55 (8.32%) Linux Support
8 53 (8.02%) Applications Support
9 50 (7.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 36 (5.45%) Web Applications Support
11 33 (4.99%) Analyst
11 33 (4.99%) Support Analyst
12 30 (4.54%) Applications Support Analyst
13 27 (4.08%) SaaS Analyst
14 25 (3.78%) Linux Engineer
14 25 (3.78%) Unix DBA
15 22 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
15 22 (3.33%) SQL Support Analyst
15 22 (3.33%) Web Analyst
15 22 (3.33%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (20.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 105 (15.89%) Middleware
3 55 (8.32%) .NET
4 53 (8.02%) Web Services
5 50 (7.56%) LAMP
6 40 (6.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 23 (3.48%) XML
8 17 (2.57%) XSLT
9 14 (2.12%) Java EE
10 12 (1.82%) Oracle Streams
11 11 (1.66%) Hibernate
11 11 (1.66%) JSF
11 11 (1.66%) JSP
11 11 (1.66%) Spring
11 11 (1.66%) Struts
11 11 (1.66%) XSL
12 9 (1.36%) HTML
13 6 (0.91%) CGI
14 4 (0.61%) Rendezvous
15 3 (0.45%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.25%) Replication
2 41 (6.20%) Clustering
3 38 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (5.14%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.72%) CMDB
6 17 (2.57%) Data Centre
7 15 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (1.66%) Online Games
9 10 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.21%) Fintech
11 8 (1.21%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.21%) Physics
12 7 (1.06%) Statistics
13 5 (0.76%) iPad
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle Exalogic
14 3 (0.45%) BBC
14 3 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 315 (47.66%) Linux
2 246 (37.22%) Unix
3 162 (24.51%) Windows
4 113 (17.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 59 (8.93%) Solaris
6 42 (6.35%) Windows Server
7 39 (5.90%) AIX
8 19 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (2.57%) Oracle Linux
10 16 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.45%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.15%) Debian
13 1 (0.15%) HPUX
13 1 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (50.08%) Performance Tuning
2 140 (21.18%) High Availability
3 123 (18.61%) Disaster Recovery
4 91 (13.77%) ITIL
5 57 (8.62%) Capacity Planning
6 48 (7.26%) Web Operations
7 45 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (5.60%) Performance Monitoring
9 35 (5.30%) Database Tuning
10 34 (5.14%) Change Management
11 31 (4.69%) Configuration Management
12 27 (4.08%) Migration
13 24 (3.63%) SOA
14 21 (3.18%) ERP
14 21 (3.18%) ETL
14 21 (3.18%) Incident Management
14 21 (3.18%) Mentoring
14 21 (3.18%) Presales
15 20 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (3.03%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 399 (60.36%) SQL
2 281 (42.51%) PL/SQL
3 147 (22.24%) Shell Script
4 87 (13.16%) Perl
5 64 (9.68%) Java
6 61 (9.23%) PowerShell
7 34 (5.14%) Bash Shell
8 24 (3.63%) T-SQL
9 11 (1.66%) C
10 7 (1.06%) Python
11 6 (0.91%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.76%) Korn
13 4 (0.61%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.45%) C#
14 3 (0.45%) XPath
15 2 (0.30%) COBOL
15 2 (0.30%) Ruby
16 1 (0.15%) C-shell
16 1 (0.15%) Erlang
16 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 165 (24.96%) Oracle Certification
2 142 (21.48%) OCP
3 60 (9.08%) Security Cleared
4 46 (6.96%) SC Cleared
5 43 (6.51%) Degree
6 18 (2.72%) DV Cleared
7 17 (2.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB
9 1 (0.15%) OCA
9 1 (0.15%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.51%) SLA
2 14 (2.12%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.51%) QA
System Software
1 50 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (6.66%) Oracle Clusterware
3 13 (1.97%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.66%) NFS
5 8 (1.21%) SRDF
5 8 (1.21%) Xen
6 7 (1.06%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.06%) KVM
7 3 (0.45%) iptables
7 3 (0.45%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.45%) vSphere
8 1 (0.15%) Docker
8 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 399 (60.36%) Data Guard
2 351 (53.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 215 (32.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 64 (9.68%) Puppet
5 53 (8.02%) OpenAM
6 48 (7.26%) Oracle Flashback
7 27 (4.08%) NetBackup
8 11 (1.66%) Oracle Statspack
9 9 (1.36%) Foglight
10 8 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (1.06%) Oracle ZFS
12 5 (0.76%) Ansible
12 5 (0.76%) Nagios
13 4 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
14 3 (0.45%) SELinux
15 2 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
15 2 (0.30%) Cobbler
15 2 (0.30%) Xymon
16 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
16 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 661 (100.00%) Oracle
2 106 (16.04%) Red Hat
3 93 (14.07%) VMware
4 69 (10.44%) Sun
5 54 (8.17%) Microsoft
6 42 (6.35%) NetApp
7 32 (4.84%) IBM
8 28 (4.24%) Remedy
9 24 (3.63%) Hyperion
10 21 (3.18%) Sybase
11 13 (1.97%) EMC
12 11 (1.66%) Cisco
12 11 (1.66%) Teradata
13 9 (1.36%) 3PAR
13 9 (1.36%) BEA
13 9 (1.36%) Imperva
13 9 (1.36%) Informatica
14 8 (1.21%) Hitachi
15 7 (1.06%) Retek
15 7 (1.06%) Veritas
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Total package value £67K
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great base and prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Salary: £80k - 100k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
Premier Farnell
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 24 days ago