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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 460 462 541
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +79
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 531 579 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 4.38% 4.65% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 414 484 334
Average salary £57,500 £53,592 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% +7.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
12133 12465 10999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.09% 10.60% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10042 10417 9363
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
(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 -10 482 £57,500 +8.49% 35
London +28 249 £60,000 -4.00% 15
South East +27 123 £46,750 -10.09% 4
City of London +43 72 £60,000 +2.12% 7
Scotland +42 39 £46,250 -0.53% 7
Berkshire +24 35 £50,000 -16.66%
Reading +28 34 £50,000 -16.66%
Yorkshire -1 31 £60,000 +44.57% 7
East of England -14 29 £45,000 +12.50%
Glasgow +26 22 £46,250 -0.53% 2
South West +3 22 - - 3
East Sussex - 21 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 21 £50,000 -
North West +17 18 £41,000 -3.52% 4
Hampshire -32 18 £42,500 -13.26% 1
Bedfordshire +9 17 £45,000 +18.42%
Surrey -22 17 £45,000 -13.46% 1
Dorset +24 16 - - 3
Bournemouth +16 16 - - 3
Edinburgh +14 15 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Dunstable - 14 £45,000 -
Brighton - 13 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +3 12 £52,500 +1.94%
North Yorkshire - 12 £60,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -23 10 £57,500 +35.29% 4
West Midlands -19 9 £45,000 - 2
Leeds -13 8 £60,000 +41.17% 4
Redhill - 8 £45,000 -
Reigate - 8 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +2 7 £70,000 +141.37%

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 920 (100.00%) Oracle
2 729 (79.24%) Oracle Database
3 514 (55.87%) SQL
4 509 (55.33%) Linux
5 506 (55.00%) Data Guard
6 438 (47.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 410 (44.57%) Performance Tuning
8 393 (42.72%) Finance
9 365 (39.67%) UNIX
10 339 (36.85%) SQL Server
11 322 (35.00%) Oracle RMAN
12 296 (32.17%) PL/SQL
13 261 (28.37%) Oracle Database 10g
14 232 (25.22%) Windows
15 227 (24.67%) WebLogic
16 224 (24.35%) Middleware
17 205 (22.28%) Java
18 200 (21.74%) Relational Database
19 184 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
20 183 (19.89%) Solaris
21 162 (17.61%) Oracle EBS
22 159 (17.28%) ITIL
23 155 (16.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
24 152 (16.52%) Oracle Database 12c
25 151 (16.41%) WebSphere
26 146 (15.87%) SAN
27 145 (15.76%) IBM
27 145 (15.76%) Clustering
28 144 (15.65%) RDBMS
29 138 (15.00%) Oracle Applications

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 227 (24.67%) WebLogic
2 151 (16.41%) WebSphere
3 125 (13.59%) Oracle Coherence
4 101 (10.98%) Tomcat
5 100 (10.87%) Apache
6 94 (10.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 89 (9.67%) IIS
8 68 (7.39%) Oracle Application Server
9 33 (3.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 30 (3.26%) JBoss
11 13 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
13 9 (0.98%) Oracle Spatial
13 9 (0.98%) NetWeaver
13 9 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
14 6 (0.65%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.43%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.43%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 44 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.43%) MS Office
4 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 162 (17.61%) Oracle EBS
2 138 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
3 115 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 80 (8.70%) RMDS
5 24 (2.61%) Oracle 11i
6 18 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
7 15 (1.63%) Oracle BPM
8 9 (0.98%) Oracle Utilities
9 8 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
11 5 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.54%) Temenos T24
12 4 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
12 4 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 3 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
14 2 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
14 2 (0.22%) Documaker
14 2 (0.22%) Maximo
15 1 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
15 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.24%) PaaS
2 31 (3.37%) SaaS
3 17 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.43%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 146 (15.87%) SAN
2 119 (12.93%) NAS
3 99 (10.76%) WAN
4 97 (10.54%) HTTP
5 90 (9.78%) LAN
6 89 (9.67%) FCoE
6 89 (9.67%) Fibre Channel
7 86 (9.35%) Multicast
8 33 (3.59%) LDAP
9 28 (3.04%) iSCSI
10 21 (2.28%) Internet
11 20 (2.17%) Firewall
12 18 (1.96%) DNS
13 15 (1.63%) TCP/IP
14 9 (0.98%) VPN
14 9 (0.98%) IP Telephony
14 9 (0.98%) SSL
14 9 (0.98%) MPLS
14 9 (0.98%) Unified Communications
15 6 (0.65%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 729 (79.24%) Oracle Database
2 438 (47.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 339 (36.85%) SQL Server
4 261 (28.37%) Oracle Database 10g
5 200 (21.74%) Relational Database
6 152 (16.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 144 (15.65%) RDBMS
8 95 (10.33%) Oracle Reports
8 95 (10.33%) Oracle Exadata
9 91 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 84 (9.13%) Hadoop
11 80 (8.70%) HBase
12 74 (8.04%) DB2
13 72 (7.83%) Oracle BI EE
14 64 (6.96%) SQL Server 2005
15 56 (6.09%) MySQL
16 52 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
17 40 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 39 (4.24%) OLTP
19 38 (4.13%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 71 (7.72%) Oracle Forms
2 23 (2.50%) Toad
3 9 (0.98%) Ant
3 9 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (0.65%) JConsole
4 6 (0.65%) Subversion
5 5 (0.54%) TestDirector
6 4 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.43%) JIRA
6 4 (0.43%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.43%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.33%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.33%) Maven
8 2 (0.22%) ERwin
8 2 (0.22%) ProC
8 2 (0.22%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.22%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.22%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.22%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
General
1 393 (42.72%) Finance
2 113 (12.28%) Banking
3 55 (5.98%) Retail
4 24 (2.61%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.39%) Financial Institution
6 17 (1.85%) Advertising
6 17 (1.85%) Games
7 7 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.43%) International Banking
8 4 (0.43%) Law
9 3 (0.33%) Back Office
10 2 (0.22%) Billing
10 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 581 (63.15%) DBA
2 498 (54.13%) Oracle DBA
3 188 (20.43%) Administrator
4 117 (12.72%) Architect
5 95 (10.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 94 (10.22%) SQL DBA
7 92 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 70 (7.61%) Senior DBA
9 62 (6.74%) Developer
10 60 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
11 52 (5.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 50 (5.43%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 50 (5.43%) SQL Server DBA
13 37 (4.02%) Oracle Developer
14 35 (3.80%) Software Engineer
15 32 (3.48%) Technical Architect
15 32 (3.48%) Lead Architect
16 29 (3.15%) Lead Solutions Architect
17 25 (2.72%) Database Engineer
18 23 (2.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (24.35%) Middleware
2 130 (14.13%) XML
3 119 (12.93%) HTML
4 104 (11.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 96 (10.43%) XSLT
6 90 (9.78%) Oracle Fusion
7 80 (8.70%) Ultra Messaging
7 80 (8.70%) Rendezvous
8 47 (5.11%) Web Services
9 34 (3.70%) JDBC
10 28 (3.04%) HTML5
11 23 (2.50%) .NET
12 15 (1.63%) Hibernate
12 15 (1.63%) Spring
13 14 (1.52%) Struts
14 13 (1.41%) Java EE
15 12 (1.30%) JSF
15 12 (1.30%) XSL
15 12 (1.30%) JSP
16 11 (1.20%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 145 (15.76%) Clustering
2 110 (11.96%) Replication
3 58 (6.30%) Mainframe
4 55 (5.98%) Computer Science
5 43 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (4.57%) Data Structures
6 42 (4.57%) Oracle Exalogic
7 31 (3.37%) Statistics
8 27 (2.93%) Management Information System
9 24 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (2.61%) Public Cloud
10 22 (2.39%) Derivative
11 18 (1.96%) Kindle
12 17 (1.85%) HACMP
13 16 (1.74%) Data Centre
14 9 (0.98%) Private Cloud
14 9 (0.98%) SWIFT
14 9 (0.98%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
15 7 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 509 (55.33%) Linux
2 365 (39.67%) UNIX
3 232 (25.22%) Windows
4 183 (19.89%) Solaris
5 113 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (4.67%) AIX
7 14 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (0.54%) HPUX
12 4 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.43%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.33%) Debian
13 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.22%) Android
14 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.22%) Tru64
15 1 (0.11%) SUSE
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (44.57%) Performance Tuning
2 184 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (17.28%) ITIL
4 121 (13.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 89 (9.67%) Benchmarking
6 87 (9.46%) SOA
7 84 (9.13%) Capacity Planning
8 77 (8.37%) High Availability
9 58 (6.30%) Change Management
10 55 (5.98%) Risk Management
10 55 (5.98%) Migration
11 51 (5.54%) Configuration Management
12 49 (5.33%) Load Balancing
13 48 (5.22%) ERP
14 47 (5.11%) Database Security
14 47 (5.11%) Performance Monitoring
15 44 (4.78%) Service Delivery
16 41 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
16 41 (4.46%) Software Engineering
17 35 (3.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 514 (55.87%) SQL
2 296 (32.17%) PL/SQL
3 205 (22.28%) Java
4 128 (13.91%) Shell Script
5 112 (12.17%) JavaScript
6 96 (10.43%) Perl
7 60 (6.52%) Bash Shell
8 37 (4.02%) T-SQL
9 36 (3.91%) PowerShell
10 34 (3.70%) Python
11 33 (3.59%) Korn
12 28 (3.04%) COBOL
12 28 (3.04%) C
13 24 (2.61%) AWK
14 22 (2.39%) Ruby
15 14 (1.52%) Bourne shell
16 12 (1.30%) sed
17 11 (1.20%) C-shell
18 6 (0.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 6 (0.65%) Jython
Qualifications
1 123 (13.37%) Oracle Certification
2 103 (11.20%) OCP
3 91 (9.89%) Degree
4 63 (6.85%) Security Cleared
5 30 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
6 29 (3.15%) SC Cleared
7 24 (2.61%) HND
8 21 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (1.74%) DV Cleared
9 16 (1.74%) IBM Certification
9 16 (1.74%) MCITP
10 14 (1.52%) ISEB
11 7 (0.76%) OCA
12 2 (0.22%) IC3 Certification
13 1 (0.11%) NCDA
13 1 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (7.50%) SLA
2 32 (3.48%) QA
3 18 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.76%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 92 (10.00%) NFS
2 86 (9.35%) SRDF
3 62 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (6.20%) Oracle Clusterware
5 24 (2.61%) Active Directory
6 22 (2.39%) Xen
6 22 (2.39%) KVM
6 22 (2.39%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.41%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.54%) PowerHA
10 3 (0.33%) vCloud
10 3 (0.33%) OCFS2
11 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 506 (55.00%) Data Guard
2 322 (35.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 155 (16.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 41 (4.46%) Oracle Flashback
5 21 (2.28%) Oracle Statspack
6 17 (1.85%) Puppet
7 13 (1.41%) Oracle ZFS
8 9 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (0.76%) Nagios
9 7 (0.76%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.76%) OpenAM
9 7 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.65%) yum
10 6 (0.65%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.43%) logstash
12 3 (0.33%) Legato
13 2 (0.22%) Foglight
Vendors
1 920 (100.00%) Oracle
2 145 (15.76%) IBM
3 125 (13.59%) NetApp
4 122 (13.26%) Red Hat
5 105 (11.41%) EMC
6 99 (10.76%) Cisco
7 93 (10.11%) Sybase
8 86 (9.35%) Microsoft
9 81 (8.80%) TIBCO
10 80 (8.70%) Intel
10 80 (8.70%) DataSynapse
11 79 (8.59%) VMware
12 56 (6.09%) HP
13 19 (2.07%) Sun
13 19 (2.07%) Veritas
14 15 (1.63%) Siebel
15 13 (1.41%) F5
16 12 (1.30%) Citrix
17 10 (1.09%) Remedy
17 10 (1.09%) Brocade
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £47000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Upto £60,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ripon, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Historic Scotland
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago