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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 496 495 574
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +79
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 473 523 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.43% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 3.81% 4.15% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 392 429 289
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
12430 12601 10754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.50% 10.39% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10265 10654 9103
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
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 £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 28 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 28 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
(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 +17 434 £60,000 +14.28% 38
London +69 243 £62,500 -1.96% 17
South East +27 110 £50,000 -4.76% 12
City of London +63 76 £60,000 +4.34% 5
East Sussex - 30 £60,000 - 1
Scotland +16 29 £55,000 +18.27% 3
Yorkshire -3 27 £57,500 +35.29% 2
East of England +6 23 £45,000 +14.64% 2
Hampshire -18 21 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Sussex - 21 £62,500 -
Surrey +12 18 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Glasgow +10 18 £60,000 +29.03%
Hertfordshire 0 14 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Brighton - 14 £62,500 - 1
Berkshire +14 13 £53,500 -30.96% 7
Reading +8 11 £53,500 -30.96% 7
South West +2 11 - - 4
West Yorkshire -11 11 £55,000 +29.41%
Bedfordshire +8 9 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Southampton -8 9 £52,500 +2.43% 1
Redhill - 9 £45,000 -
Reigate - 9 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 9 £60,000 - 2
Edinburgh +19 8 £47,500 - 3
Dorset +14 8 - - 4
Bournemouth +8 8 - - 4
North West -19 8 £42,000 +9.80% 1
Leeds -10 6 £57,500 +35.29%
Aldershot +7 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 5 £22,500 -43.75%

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 861 (100.00%) Oracle
2 691 (80.26%) Oracle Database
3 498 (57.84%) SQL
4 461 (53.54%) Linux
5 455 (52.85%) Data Guard
6 379 (44.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 364 (42.28%) Finance
8 360 (41.81%) Performance Tuning
9 322 (37.40%) UNIX
10 309 (35.89%) SQL Server
11 306 (35.54%) Oracle RMAN
12 284 (32.98%) PL/SQL
13 260 (30.20%) Oracle Database 10g
14 240 (27.87%) Windows
15 200 (23.23%) WebLogic
16 196 (22.76%) Middleware
17 188 (21.84%) Java
18 176 (20.44%) Relational Database
19 173 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
20 149 (17.31%) Oracle Certification
21 146 (16.96%) Solaris
22 142 (16.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 141 (16.38%) ITIL
24 138 (16.03%) Oracle Database 12c
25 133 (15.45%) SAN
26 132 (15.33%) Oracle EBS
27 129 (14.98%) Red Hat
27 129 (14.98%) IBM
28 128 (14.87%) OCP
29 127 (14.75%) RDBMS

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 200 (23.23%) WebLogic
2 119 (13.82%) WebSphere
3 113 (13.12%) Oracle Coherence
4 95 (11.03%) Tomcat
5 94 (10.92%) Apache
6 92 (10.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 83 (9.64%) IIS
8 47 (5.46%) Oracle Application Server
9 29 (3.37%) JBoss
9 29 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
12 10 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
13 8 (0.93%) NetWeaver
14 6 (0.70%) Oracle Spatial
15 5 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.58%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.23%) MS Office
4 1 (0.12%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 132 (15.33%) Oracle EBS
2 110 (12.78%) Oracle Applications
3 92 (10.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 74 (8.59%) RMDS
5 22 (2.56%) Oracle 11i
6 21 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
7 11 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
8 9 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.81%) Oracle Utilities
10 5 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 2 (0.23%) Documaker
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
13 2 (0.23%) Temenos T24
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle HRMS
14 1 (0.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.86%) PaaS
2 14 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.63%) SaaS
3 12 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.58%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 133 (15.45%) SAN
2 107 (12.43%) NAS
3 95 (11.03%) HTTP
4 89 (10.34%) WAN
5 83 (9.64%) LAN
6 82 (9.52%) FCoE
6 82 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
7 79 (9.18%) Multicast
8 37 (4.30%) LDAP
9 21 (2.44%) iSCSI
10 19 (2.21%) Internet
10 19 (2.21%) Firewall
11 18 (2.09%) DNS
12 16 (1.86%) TCP/IP
13 9 (1.05%) SSL
14 8 (0.93%) DHCP
15 6 (0.70%) Unified Communications
15 6 (0.70%) IP Telephony
15 6 (0.70%) VPN
15 6 (0.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (80.26%) Oracle Database
2 379 (44.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 309 (35.89%) SQL Server
4 260 (30.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 176 (20.44%) Relational Database
6 138 (16.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 127 (14.75%) RDBMS
8 113 (13.12%) Oracle Reports
9 90 (10.45%) Oracle Exadata
10 77 (8.94%) Hadoop
11 74 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 74 (8.59%) HBase
12 73 (8.48%) DB2
13 67 (7.78%) Oracle BI EE
14 61 (7.08%) MySQL
15 60 (6.97%) Data Warehouse
16 53 (6.16%) SQL Server 2005
17 42 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 38 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 38 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 64 (7.43%) Oracle Forms
2 28 (3.25%) Toad
3 12 (1.39%) Subversion
4 9 (1.05%) Ant
5 7 (0.81%) Maven
6 6 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (0.58%) JIRA
8 4 (0.46%) JConsole
8 4 (0.46%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.46%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.46%) ProC
9 3 (0.35%) PVCS
9 3 (0.35%) JDeveloper
9 3 (0.35%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.35%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.35%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.23%) Zephyr
10 2 (0.23%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.23%) Gerrit
General
1 364 (42.28%) Finance
2 89 (10.34%) Banking
3 38 (4.41%) Retail
4 22 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 17 (1.97%) Investment Banking
6 16 (1.86%) Games
7 13 (1.51%) Advertising
8 7 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.46%) International Banking
9 4 (0.46%) Back Office
10 3 (0.35%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.23%) Billing
11 2 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 566 (65.74%) DBA
2 491 (57.03%) Oracle DBA
3 156 (18.12%) Administrator
4 112 (13.01%) Architect
5 88 (10.22%) SQL DBA
6 84 (9.76%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 83 (9.64%) Infrastructure Architect
8 66 (7.67%) Senior DBA
9 55 (6.39%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 49 (5.69%) Solutions Architect
11 47 (5.46%) Developer
11 47 (5.46%) SQL Server DBA
12 42 (4.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 38 (4.41%) Software Engineer
14 34 (3.95%) Lead Architect
15 27 (3.14%) Database Engineer
15 27 (3.14%) Oracle Consultant
15 27 (3.14%) Consultant
15 27 (3.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
16 26 (3.02%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (22.76%) Middleware
2 118 (13.70%) XML
3 109 (12.66%) HTML
4 90 (10.45%) XSLT
5 80 (9.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 74 (8.59%) Rendezvous
6 74 (8.59%) Ultra Messaging
7 73 (8.48%) Oracle Fusion
8 38 (4.41%) Web Services
9 30 (3.48%) .NET
10 27 (3.14%) JDBC
11 23 (2.67%) HTML5
12 19 (2.21%) Spring
13 17 (1.97%) Hibernate
14 16 (1.86%) Struts
15 13 (1.51%) Java EE
16 12 (1.39%) JSF
16 12 (1.39%) XSL
16 12 (1.39%) JSP
17 10 (1.16%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 120 (13.94%) Replication
2 115 (13.36%) Clustering
3 60 (6.97%) Mainframe
4 43 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 35 (4.07%) Statistics
6 35 (4.07%) Data Structures
7 29 (3.37%) Oracle Exalogic
8 21 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (2.21%) Kindle
9 19 (2.21%) Data Centre
10 18 (2.09%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.86%) Derivative
12 9 (1.05%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.93%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.93%) SWIFT
13 8 (0.93%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.93%) Physics
14 7 (0.81%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 461 (53.54%) Linux
2 322 (37.40%) UNIX
3 240 (27.87%) Windows
4 146 (16.96%) Solaris
5 103 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (2.67%) AIX
7 19 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (1.86%) HPUX
10 6 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.58%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.58%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.23%) Android
13 2 (0.23%) Debian
14 1 (0.12%) CentOS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (41.81%) Performance Tuning
2 173 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (16.38%) ITIL
4 103 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 85 (9.87%) Benchmarking
6 76 (8.83%) High Availability
7 75 (8.71%) SOA
8 67 (7.78%) Capacity Planning
9 55 (6.39%) Risk Management
10 48 (5.57%) Database Security
11 42 (4.88%) Load Balancing
12 41 (4.76%) Service Delivery
12 41 (4.76%) ERP
13 39 (4.53%) Migration
13 39 (4.53%) Configuration Management
13 39 (4.53%) Software Engineering
14 38 (4.41%) Change Management
15 33 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (3.83%) Performance Analysis
15 33 (3.83%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 498 (57.84%) SQL
2 284 (32.98%) PL/SQL
3 188 (21.84%) Java
4 114 (13.24%) Shell Script
5 105 (12.20%) JavaScript
6 88 (10.22%) Perl
7 48 (5.57%) Bash Shell
8 37 (4.30%) T-SQL
9 35 (4.07%) PowerShell
10 30 (3.48%) Python
11 28 (3.25%) C
12 24 (2.79%) Korn
13 23 (2.67%) COBOL
14 19 (2.21%) Ruby
15 15 (1.74%) Bourne shell
16 12 (1.39%) AWK
17 10 (1.16%) sed
18 6 (0.70%) VBScript
18 6 (0.70%) C#
19 4 (0.46%) Go
Qualifications
1 149 (17.31%) Oracle Certification
2 128 (14.87%) OCP
3 81 (9.41%) Degree
4 59 (6.85%) Security Cleared
5 30 (3.48%) SC Cleared
6 26 (3.02%) DV Cleared
7 21 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (2.21%) HND
9 17 (1.97%) IBM Certification
9 17 (1.97%) MCITP
10 14 (1.63%) OCA
11 8 (0.93%) ISEB
12 4 (0.46%) RHCE
13 3 (0.35%) NCDA
14 2 (0.23%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (8.13%) SLA
2 31 (3.60%) QA
3 19 (2.21%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 87 (10.10%) NFS
2 79 (9.18%) SRDF
3 57 (6.62%) Oracle Clusterware
4 44 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (2.21%) Xen
5 19 (2.21%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.21%) KVM
6 18 (2.09%) Active Directory
7 10 (1.16%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.58%) PowerHA
9 4 (0.46%) OCFS2
10 3 (0.35%) XenApp
10 3 (0.35%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 455 (52.85%) Data Guard
2 306 (35.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 142 (16.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 42 (4.88%) Oracle Flashback
5 24 (2.79%) Puppet
6 17 (1.97%) Oracle Statspack
7 10 (1.16%) OpenAM
8 9 (1.05%) NetBackup
8 9 (1.05%) Nagios
8 9 (1.05%) yum
9 7 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
10 6 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.58%) Legato
11 5 (0.58%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.46%) logstash
13 3 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
14 1 (0.12%) Foglight
14 1 (0.12%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 861 (100.00%) Oracle
2 129 (14.98%) Red Hat
2 129 (14.98%) IBM
3 112 (13.01%) NetApp
4 99 (11.50%) Microsoft
5 97 (11.27%) EMC
6 93 (10.80%) Cisco
7 83 (9.64%) Sybase
8 77 (8.94%) Intel
8 77 (8.94%) TIBCO
9 74 (8.59%) DataSynapse
10 54 (6.27%) VMware
11 41 (4.76%) HP
12 22 (2.56%) Veritas
13 15 (1.74%) Sun
14 14 (1.63%) Siebel
15 12 (1.39%) Brocade
16 11 (1.28%) BEA
16 11 (1.28%) Citrix
17 9 (1.05%) CA
London
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
First Point IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Upto £60,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £44-46k+
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 6 days ago