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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 504 510 460
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -50
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 458 438 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 3.43% 3.81% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 415 344 424
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.70%

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
13359 11509 11767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.93% 10.51% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11334 9517 10121
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +3 410 £55,000 +6.79% 21
London +57 226 £62,500 +8.69% 16
South East +16 86 £51,250 +7.89% 1
City of London +49 58 £62,500 +8.69% 6
Hampshire +22 58 £48,000 +7.26% 1
Yorkshire -48 40 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Scotland +18 34 £60,000 +11.62% 2
Portsmouth - 28 £48,000 -
Leeds -3 26 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Yorkshire -19 26 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Edinburgh +2 19 £60,000 +4.34% 2
West Midlands -25 19 £46,250 +10.11%
Berkshire -5 15 £60,000 -
North West -18 13 £60,000 +14.28%
East of England -22 12 £49,500 -1.00%
South West -1 11 £47,500 +15.85%
Bracknell -24 10 £60,000 -
Surrey -25 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Sheffield -26 8 £43,500 +55.35%
South Yorkshire -30 8 £43,500 +55.35%
Highlands - 8 £60,000 -
Inverness - 8 £60,000 -
East Midlands +21 6 £42,500 -10.52%
Nottingham +6 6 £42,500 -8.10%
Nottinghamshire +5 6 £42,500 -24.44%
North Yorkshire -7 6 £43,750 -
Solihull -12 6 £60,000 -
Cheshire -19 6 £60,000 -7.69%
Bedfordshire - 6 £45,500 -
Somerset - 6 £47,500 -

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1045 (100.00%) Oracle
2 914 (87.46%) Oracle Database
3 596 (57.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 593 (56.75%) Data Guard
5 508 (48.61%) Linux
6 471 (45.07%) SQL
7 468 (44.78%) Oracle RMAN
8 405 (38.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 395 (37.80%) Performance Tuning
10 381 (36.46%) UNIX
11 333 (31.87%) PL/SQL
12 297 (28.42%) Finance
13 286 (27.37%) WebLogic
13 286 (27.37%) SQL Server
14 247 (23.64%) Oracle EBS
15 229 (21.91%) Windows
16 192 (18.37%) Oracle EBS R12
17 190 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
18 186 (17.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 185 (17.70%) Oracle Exadata
20 168 (16.08%) Oracle BI EE
21 162 (15.50%) Replication
22 161 (15.41%) Oracle Certification
22 161 (15.41%) Solaris
23 156 (14.93%) Relational Database
24 148 (14.16%) Banking
25 146 (13.97%) RDBMS
26 144 (13.78%) Shell Script
27 141 (13.49%) Oracle Database 12c
28 139 (13.30%) Red Hat

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 286 (27.37%) WebLogic
2 48 (4.59%) WebSphere
3 47 (4.50%) Apache
4 46 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 43 (4.11%) Oracle Application Server
6 40 (3.83%) Oracle Coherence
7 33 (3.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 30 (2.87%) JBoss
9 27 (2.58%) Tomcat
10 23 (2.20%) IIS
11 21 (2.01%) Oracle Service Bus
12 20 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
13 18 (1.72%) GlassFish
14 9 (0.86%) Oracle 10gAS
15 7 (0.67%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (0.57%) NetWeaver
17 5 (0.48%) Oracle Beehive
18 4 (0.38%) Confluence
18 4 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 247 (23.64%) Oracle EBS
2 192 (18.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 190 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (2.68%) Oracle 11i
5 20 (1.91%) RMDS
6 17 (1.63%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (1.15%) Oracle General Ledger
8 11 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
9 8 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.19%) Summit
11 2 (0.19%) Compiere
11 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.096%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.29%) SaaS
1 3 (0.29%) PaaS
1 3 (0.29%) IaaS
2 1 (0.096%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (11.67%) SAN
2 42 (4.02%) LAN
2 42 (4.02%) WAN
3 38 (3.64%) NAS
4 33 (3.16%) HTTP
5 28 (2.68%) FCoE
5 28 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
6 25 (2.39%) Internet
7 24 (2.30%) iSCSI
7 24 (2.30%) LDAP
8 22 (2.11%) DNS
9 21 (2.01%) Multicast
10 17 (1.63%) TCP/IP
11 16 (1.53%) Firewall
12 7 (0.67%) SSL
12 7 (0.67%) DHCP
13 4 (0.38%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.38%) AMQP
14 3 (0.29%) Wireshark
15 2 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 914 (87.46%) Oracle Database
2 596 (57.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 405 (38.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 286 (27.37%) SQL Server
5 185 (17.70%) Oracle Exadata
6 168 (16.08%) Oracle BI EE
7 156 (14.93%) Relational Database
8 146 (13.97%) RDBMS
9 141 (13.49%) Oracle Database 12c
10 126 (12.06%) Oracle Discoverer
10 126 (12.06%) Oracle Reports
11 100 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
12 68 (6.51%) SQLPlus
13 55 (5.26%) Essbase
14 51 (4.88%) DB2
15 47 (4.50%) Oracle9i Database
16 43 (4.11%) OLTP
16 43 (4.11%) Hadoop
17 40 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 40 (3.83%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 36 (3.44%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (2.49%) Toad
3 22 (2.11%) Subversion
4 16 (1.53%) Cucumber
5 15 (1.44%) Git (software)
5 15 (1.44%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.34%) Mercurial
7 6 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.48%) ClearCase
8 5 (0.48%) JIRA
9 4 (0.38%) JConsole
9 4 (0.38%) Gradle
9 4 (0.38%) JUnit
9 4 (0.38%) Maven
9 4 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.38%) Log4j
10 3 (0.29%) Xcode
10 3 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.19%) CruiseControl
General
1 297 (28.42%) Finance
2 148 (14.16%) Banking
3 57 (5.45%) Retail
4 31 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 18 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 8 (0.77%) Front Office
6 8 (0.77%) Back Office
7 7 (0.67%) Law
7 7 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.38%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.38%) International Banking
10 3 (0.29%) Games
11 2 (0.19%) Marketing
12 1 (0.096%) Local Government
12 1 (0.096%) Electronics
12 1 (0.096%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 823 (78.76%) DBA
2 763 (73.01%) Oracle DBA
3 177 (16.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 170 (16.27%) Administrator
5 125 (11.96%) Senior DBA
6 121 (11.58%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 80 (7.66%) Architect
8 70 (6.70%) Consultant
9 63 (6.03%) Oracle Consultant
10 41 (3.92%) SQL DBA
11 38 (3.64%) Developer
12 31 (2.97%) Infrastructure Architect
13 26 (2.49%) Junior
14 24 (2.30%) Junior DBA
14 24 (2.30%) Junior Oracle DBA
15 23 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
16 22 (2.11%) Team Leader
16 22 (2.11%) Oracle Team Leader
17 21 (2.01%) Data Architect
18 20 (1.91%) Oracle Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (12.15%) Middleware
2 100 (9.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 47 (4.50%) XML
4 29 (2.78%) XSLT
5 28 (2.68%) HTML
6 23 (2.20%) WebCenter
7 20 (1.91%) JMS
7 20 (1.91%) Rendezvous
8 17 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
9 15 (1.44%) .NET
9 15 (1.44%) J2EE
9 15 (1.44%) FIX Protocol
10 13 (1.24%) Struts
10 13 (1.24%) Web Services
11 12 (1.15%) JSP
11 12 (1.15%) Spring
11 12 (1.15%) Java EE
12 11 (1.05%) Hibernate
12 11 (1.05%) FpML
13 10 (0.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 162 (15.50%) Replication
2 124 (11.87%) Clustering
3 99 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (3.16%) Oracle Exalogic
4 33 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 22 (2.11%) Statistics
6 19 (1.82%) Visualisation
7 13 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.24%) Mathematics
8 10 (0.96%) Spread Betting
9 9 (0.86%) Physics
9 9 (0.86%) HACMP
10 7 (0.67%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.57%) Open Source
11 6 (0.57%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.48%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.48%) Economics
13 4 (0.38%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (0.38%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 508 (48.61%) Linux
2 381 (36.46%) UNIX
3 229 (21.91%) Windows
4 161 (15.41%) Solaris
5 75 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 58 (5.55%) HPUX
7 54 (5.17%) AIX
8 42 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
10 12 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.77%) SUSE
11 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.096%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (37.80%) Performance Tuning
2 115 (11.00%) SOA
3 96 (9.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 86 (8.23%) ITIL
4 86 (8.23%) Mentoring
5 81 (7.75%) Load Balancing
6 80 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
7 79 (7.56%) High Availability
8 52 (4.98%) E-business
8 52 (4.98%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (3.92%) Incident Management
10 40 (3.83%) Configuration Management
11 39 (3.73%) Migration
11 39 (3.73%) Benchmarking
11 39 (3.73%) Problem Management
12 37 (3.54%) Capacity Planning
13 36 (3.44%) ERP
14 33 (3.16%) Data Modelling
15 30 (2.87%) ETL
16 28 (2.68%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 471 (45.07%) SQL
2 333 (31.87%) PL/SQL
3 144 (13.78%) Shell Script
4 82 (7.85%) Perl
5 78 (7.46%) Java
6 33 (3.16%) Bash Shell
7 32 (3.06%) JavaScript
8 30 (2.87%) T-SQL
9 17 (1.63%) Korn
10 16 (1.53%) C
11 15 (1.44%) C++
11 15 (1.44%) Groovy
12 12 (1.15%) Bourne shell
12 12 (1.15%) C-shell
13 11 (1.05%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.05%) AWK
14 7 (0.67%) VBScript
15 6 (0.57%) ABAP
16 5 (0.48%) Python
17 4 (0.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 161 (15.41%) Oracle Certification
2 124 (11.87%) Security Cleared
3 123 (11.77%) OCP
4 89 (8.52%) Degree
5 75 (7.18%) SC Cleared
6 65 (6.22%) DV Cleared
7 36 (3.44%) OCA
8 17 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.77%) RHCE
10 7 (0.67%) NCDA
11 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.38%) IBM Certification
12 4 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.45%) SLA
2 24 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 21 (2.01%) QA
4 6 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.096%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.096%) COBIT
System Software
1 468 (44.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 29 (2.78%) NFS
3 26 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (2.01%) SRDF
5 19 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 19 (1.82%) Apache Flume
6 17 (1.63%) HDFS
7 11 (1.05%) PowerHA
7 11 (1.05%) Active Directory
8 9 (0.86%) Firmware
9 8 (0.77%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (0.48%) XenApp
11 5 (0.48%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.29%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.29%) Xen
13 2 (0.19%) vSphere
13 2 (0.19%) KVM
13 2 (0.19%) RHEV
14 1 (0.096%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 593 (56.75%) Data Guard
2 186 (17.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 23 (2.20%) Oracle Identity Management
4 20 (1.91%) NetBackup
5 19 (1.82%) Ambari
5 19 (1.82%) Oozie
6 17 (1.63%) Puppet
7 14 (1.34%) Oracle Statspack
8 10 (0.96%) yum
9 8 (0.77%) Nagios
9 8 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
10 6 (0.57%) Control-M
11 4 (0.38%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.29%) CA Wily
12 3 (0.29%) Legato
12 3 (0.29%) OpenAM
13 2 (0.19%) BMC Performance Manager
14 1 (0.096%) CA SiteMinder
14 1 (0.096%) Cobbler
14 1 (0.096%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1045 (100.00%) Oracle
2 139 (13.30%) Red Hat
3 126 (12.06%) Microsoft
4 62 (5.93%) NetApp
5 57 (5.45%) Hyperion
6 55 (5.26%) IBM
7 53 (5.07%) Cisco
8 48 (4.59%) Sybase
9 40 (3.83%) EMC
9 40 (3.83%) Intel
10 31 (2.97%) Fujitsu
11 30 (2.87%) VMware
12 25 (2.39%) HP
13 24 (2.30%) Teradata
14 23 (2.20%) Siebel
15 22 (2.11%) Netezza
16 21 (2.01%) TIBCO
17 20 (1.91%) DataSynapse
17 20 (1.91%) 29West
18 18 (1.72%) Sun
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Verious benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Verious benefits
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