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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 488 460 512
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +52
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 495 609 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 4.12% 4.81% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 379 502 358
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +6.11%

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
12018 12651 10990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.97% 10.80% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9990 10481 9373
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 30 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 30 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 -36 450 £55,000 +3.77% 39
London +5 219 £60,000 -4.00% 14
South East -16 106 £45,000 -13.46% 5
City of London +37 68 £60,000 - 7
Scotland +35 35 £45,000 +16.12% 2
East of England -10 35 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Berkshire +28 29 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire -9 29 £60,000 +50.00% 9
Reading +17 28 £50,000 -16.66% 3
North West +13 27 £41,000 -4.09% 2
Bedfordshire +5 22 £45,000 +7.14%
South West -7 21 - - 6
Dunstable +11 19 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +7 16 £47,500 +22.58% 2
Hampshire -42 16 £45,000 -6.25%
West Sussex - 16 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 16 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 15 £43,000 - 1
Dorset +17 14 - - 2
Bournemouth +11 14 - - 2
Surrey -18 14 £45,000 -13.46%
Hertfordshire +4 13 £52,500 +1.94% 1
North Yorkshire - 13 £60,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -17 12 £55,000 +29.41% 5
West Midlands -3 10 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £34,000 -32.00%
Manchester +9 8 £47,500 +10.46% 1
Leeds -15 8 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Cumbria - 8 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire - 7 - -

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 919 (100.00%) Oracle
2 729 (79.33%) Oracle Database
3 531 (57.78%) Linux
4 524 (57.02%) Data Guard
5 516 (56.15%) SQL
6 453 (49.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 409 (44.50%) Performance Tuning
8 379 (41.24%) Finance
9 378 (41.13%) UNIX
10 341 (37.11%) Oracle RMAN
11 321 (34.93%) SQL Server
12 309 (33.62%) PL/SQL
13 261 (28.40%) WebLogic
14 249 (27.09%) Oracle Database 10g
15 235 (25.57%) Middleware
16 233 (25.35%) Windows
17 215 (23.39%) Relational Database
18 203 (22.09%) Java
19 194 (21.11%) Solaris
20 191 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
21 185 (20.13%) Oracle EBS
22 171 (18.61%) Oracle Database 12c
23 161 (17.52%) RDBMS
24 159 (17.30%) Oracle Applications
25 157 (17.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
26 156 (16.97%) ITIL
27 155 (16.87%) WebSphere
28 146 (15.89%) IBM
29 145 (15.78%) Clustering
30 142 (15.45%) SAN

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 261 (28.40%) WebLogic
2 155 (16.87%) WebSphere
3 113 (12.30%) Oracle Coherence
4 93 (10.12%) Tomcat
5 92 (10.01%) Apache
6 88 (9.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 87 (9.47%) IIS
8 81 (8.81%) Oracle Application Server
9 33 (3.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 29 (3.16%) JBoss
11 16 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (1.20%) NetWeaver
13 10 (1.09%) Oracle Service Bus
14 8 (0.87%) Oracle Spatial
15 7 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.76%) GlassFish
16 6 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
17 4 (0.44%) Tuxedo
17 4 (0.44%) MS Exchange
17 4 (0.44%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 43 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.31%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 185 (20.13%) Oracle EBS
2 159 (17.30%) Oracle Applications
3 122 (13.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 77 (8.38%) RMDS
5 25 (2.72%) Oracle 11i
6 18 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
7 15 (1.63%) Oracle ERP
8 10 (1.09%) Oracle Utilities
9 6 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
9 6 (0.65%) Temenos T24
10 5 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.44%) Maximo
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
13 2 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.46%) PaaS
2 31 (3.37%) SaaS
3 16 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 142 (15.45%) SAN
2 116 (12.62%) NAS
3 98 (10.66%) WAN
4 91 (9.90%) HTTP
5 87 (9.47%) LAN
6 86 (9.36%) FCoE
6 86 (9.36%) Fibre Channel
7 83 (9.03%) Multicast
8 31 (3.37%) iSCSI
9 23 (2.50%) LDAP
10 22 (2.39%) Internet
11 18 (1.96%) Firewall
12 17 (1.85%) DNS
13 12 (1.31%) TCP/IP
14 11 (1.20%) VPN
14 11 (1.20%) IP Telephony
14 11 (1.20%) MPLS
14 11 (1.20%) Unified Communications
15 6 (0.65%) SSL
16 3 (0.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 729 (79.33%) Oracle Database
2 453 (49.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 321 (34.93%) SQL Server
4 249 (27.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 215 (23.39%) Relational Database
6 171 (18.61%) Oracle Database 12c
7 161 (17.52%) RDBMS
8 112 (12.19%) Oracle Exadata
9 83 (9.03%) Oracle Reports
9 83 (9.03%) Oracle BI EE
10 82 (8.92%) Hadoop
11 80 (8.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 77 (8.38%) HBase
13 70 (7.62%) DB2
14 54 (5.88%) MySQL
15 52 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
16 50 (5.44%) SQL Server 2005
17 47 (5.11%) Oracle9i Database
18 41 (4.46%) OLTP
19 38 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 78 (8.49%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (1.74%) Toad
3 9 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (0.87%) Subversion
5 7 (0.76%) Ant
6 6 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (0.65%) Mercurial
6 6 (0.65%) JConsole
7 5 (0.54%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.22%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.22%) Selenium
9 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.22%) JIRA
9 2 (0.22%) ERwin
9 2 (0.22%) ProC
10 1 (0.11%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.11%) JMeter
10 1 (0.11%) CruiseControl
General
1 379 (41.24%) Finance
2 117 (12.73%) Banking
3 60 (6.53%) Retail
4 23 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 18 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 16 (1.74%) Games
7 14 (1.52%) Advertising
8 8 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.44%) Law
9 4 (0.44%) International Banking
10 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.11%) Legal
11 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 565 (61.48%) DBA
2 488 (53.10%) Oracle DBA
3 204 (22.20%) Administrator
4 117 (12.73%) Architect
5 106 (11.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 91 (9.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 74 (8.05%) SQL DBA
8 72 (7.83%) Senior DBA
9 70 (7.62%) Developer
10 61 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
11 53 (5.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 52 (5.66%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 46 (5.01%) Oracle Developer
14 35 (3.81%) Technical Architect
15 33 (3.59%) SQL Server DBA
16 31 (3.37%) Software Engineer
17 29 (3.16%) Lead Architect
18 27 (2.94%) Lead Solutions Architect
19 26 (2.83%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
19 26 (2.83%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (25.57%) Middleware
2 135 (14.69%) XML
3 123 (13.38%) HTML
4 112 (12.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 100 (10.88%) Oracle Fusion
6 95 (10.34%) XSLT
7 77 (8.38%) Rendezvous
7 77 (8.38%) Ultra Messaging
8 54 (5.88%) Web Services
9 34 (3.70%) HTML5
10 27 (2.94%) JDBC
11 23 (2.50%) .NET
12 14 (1.52%) Hibernate
12 14 (1.52%) Spring
13 13 (1.41%) Struts
14 12 (1.31%) Java EE
15 11 (1.20%) JSF
15 11 (1.20%) JSP
15 11 (1.20%) XSL
16 10 (1.09%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 145 (15.78%) Clustering
2 88 (9.58%) Replication
3 55 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 54 (5.88%) Oracle Exalogic
5 52 (5.66%) Mainframe
6 49 (5.33%) Data Structures
7 42 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (3.16%) Management Information System
9 27 (2.94%) Public Cloud
10 25 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (2.50%) Statistics
12 20 (2.18%) HACMP
13 19 (2.07%) Derivative
14 16 (1.74%) Data Centre
15 14 (1.52%) Kindle
16 11 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
17 10 (1.09%) Visualisation
18 9 (0.98%) SWIFT
18 9 (0.98%) Algorithms
19 8 (0.87%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 531 (57.78%) Linux
2 378 (41.13%) UNIX
3 233 (25.35%) Windows
4 194 (21.11%) Solaris
5 117 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (5.22%) AIX
7 14 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.54%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.54%) Debian
11 4 (0.44%) HPUX
12 3 (0.33%) SUSE
12 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.22%) Android
13 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.22%) Tru64
14 1 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (44.50%) Performance Tuning
2 191 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (16.97%) ITIL
4 118 (12.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 97 (10.55%) SOA
6 88 (9.58%) Capacity Planning
7 86 (9.36%) Benchmarking
8 62 (6.75%) High Availability
9 61 (6.64%) Change Management
10 56 (6.09%) Configuration Management
11 54 (5.88%) Migration
12 50 (5.44%) Risk Management
13 49 (5.33%) Load Balancing
13 49 (5.33%) Performance Monitoring
14 46 (5.01%) Service Delivery
14 46 (5.01%) ERP
15 44 (4.79%) Software Engineering
16 41 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (4.13%) Project Management
17 38 (4.13%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 516 (56.15%) SQL
2 309 (33.62%) PL/SQL
3 203 (22.09%) Java
4 121 (13.17%) Shell Script
5 111 (12.08%) JavaScript
6 100 (10.88%) Perl
7 61 (6.64%) Bash Shell
8 38 (4.13%) Korn
9 35 (3.81%) T-SQL
10 34 (3.70%) Python
10 34 (3.70%) COBOL
11 32 (3.48%) AWK
12 31 (3.37%) PowerShell
13 26 (2.83%) C
14 20 (2.18%) Ruby
15 16 (1.74%) C-shell
16 13 (1.41%) sed
17 12 (1.31%) Bourne shell
18 6 (0.65%) XPath
18 6 (0.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 118 (12.84%) Oracle Certification
2 98 (10.66%) OCP
3 85 (9.25%) Degree
4 76 (8.27%) Security Cleared
5 36 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 33 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (2.18%) HND
8 17 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (1.74%) DV Cleared
9 16 (1.74%) ISEB
10 12 (1.31%) IBM Certification
10 12 (1.31%) MCITP
11 8 (0.87%) OCA
12 2 (0.22%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.96%) SLA
2 31 (3.37%) QA
3 21 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (1.52%) ISO 9001
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 86 (9.36%) NFS
2 83 (9.03%) SRDF
3 68 (7.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (6.42%) Oracle Clusterware
5 30 (3.26%) Active Directory
6 25 (2.72%) Xen
6 25 (2.72%) Hyper-V
6 25 (2.72%) KVM
7 15 (1.63%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.54%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.11%) vCloud
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 524 (57.02%) Data Guard
2 341 (37.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 157 (17.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 36 (3.92%) Oracle Flashback
5 24 (2.61%) Oracle Statspack
6 16 (1.74%) Oracle ZFS
7 10 (1.09%) Puppet
7 10 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.65%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.44%) Nagios
10 4 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (0.44%) OpenAM
10 4 (0.44%) logstash
10 4 (0.44%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.33%) yum
12 1 (0.11%) Foglight
Vendors
1 919 (100.00%) Oracle
2 146 (15.89%) IBM
3 125 (13.60%) Red Hat
4 120 (13.06%) NetApp
5 105 (11.43%) EMC
6 97 (10.55%) Cisco
7 91 (9.90%) Microsoft
8 90 (9.79%) Sybase
9 89 (9.68%) VMware
10 78 (8.49%) TIBCO
11 77 (8.38%) Intel
11 77 (8.38%) DataSynapse
12 58 (6.31%) HP
13 24 (2.61%) Sun
14 16 (1.74%) Veritas
14 16 (1.74%) F5
15 15 (1.63%) Siebel
16 12 (1.31%) Citrix
16 12 (1.31%) CommVault
17 11 (1.20%) Infoblox
North
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary Circa 35000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Upto £60,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £35,000-£45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago