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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 509 450 499
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +49
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 448 614 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 3.77% 4.86% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 321 488 381
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
11870 12627 10823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.73% 10.88% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9936 10432 9220
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 -57 398 £52,500 - 15
London -86 149 £62,500 +4.16% 8
South East -41 86 £45,000 -6.25% 2
East of England +10 48 £45,000 -
North West +21 42 £41,000 -4.65% 2
City of London -9 41 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Yorkshire -3 33 £60,000 +50.00%
Bedfordshire +19 32 £45,000 +7.14%
Dunstable +6 31 £45,000 -
Berkshire +30 28 £50,000 -16.66%
Scotland -1 25 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Reading +20 24 £50,000 -16.66%
West Yorkshire -5 20 £57,500 +43.75%
South West -18 19 £50,000 -33.33% 2
West Sussex +10 17 £37,500 -21.05%
Cumbria - 16 £32,500 - 2
Edinburgh -6 15 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Manchester +3 14 £46,250 +7.55%
Hertfordshire -1 14 £51,250 -0.48%
Leeds -6 14 £60,000 +50.00%
West Midlands -23 12 £47,500 +5.55%
East Sussex - 12 £47,500 -
Hampshire -38 10 £52,500 +9.37% 1
Gloucestershire - 10 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire +12 9 £60,000 +33.33%
Bournemouth +3 9 - -
Dorset -3 9 - -
Surrey -26 8 £50,000 +8.69%
Glasgow +9 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Birmingham +8 7 £42,500 -10.05%

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 915 (100.00%) Oracle
2 738 (80.66%) Oracle Database
3 535 (58.47%) Linux
4 516 (56.39%) Data Guard
5 499 (54.54%) SQL
6 480 (52.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 401 (43.83%) Performance Tuning
8 392 (42.84%) UNIX
9 362 (39.56%) Oracle RMAN
10 340 (37.16%) Finance
11 313 (34.21%) PL/SQL
12 298 (32.57%) WebLogic
13 263 (28.74%) SQL Server
14 240 (26.23%) Relational Database
15 235 (25.68%) Oracle Database 10g
16 232 (25.36%) Windows
17 222 (24.26%) Middleware
18 197 (21.53%) Solaris
19 196 (21.42%) Oracle EBS
20 194 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
21 188 (20.55%) Java
22 184 (20.11%) Oracle Applications
23 177 (19.34%) Oracle Database 12c
24 176 (19.23%) RDBMS
25 171 (18.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
26 166 (18.14%) ITIL
27 149 (16.28%) WebSphere
28 136 (14.86%) IBM
29 135 (14.75%) Banking
30 132 (14.43%) XML

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 298 (32.57%) WebLogic
2 149 (16.28%) WebSphere
3 104 (11.37%) Oracle Application Server
4 90 (9.84%) Oracle Coherence
5 79 (8.63%) Apache
6 78 (8.52%) Tomcat
7 76 (8.31%) IIS
8 73 (7.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 37 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 25 (2.73%) JBoss
11 13 (1.42%) NetWeaver
11 13 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (0.87%) GlassFish
12 8 (0.87%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (0.77%) Oracle Spatial
14 6 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
15 4 (0.44%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.44%) Oracle 10gAS
16 3 (0.33%) FileNet
16 3 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 43 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 196 (21.42%) Oracle EBS
2 184 (20.11%) Oracle Applications
3 130 (14.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 66 (7.21%) RMDS
5 30 (3.28%) Oracle 11i
6 17 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
7 15 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
8 8 (0.87%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
9 7 (0.77%) Temenos T24
10 5 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (0.44%) Maximo
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Utilities
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
13 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
13 2 (0.22%) Documaker
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.14%) PaaS
2 30 (3.28%) SaaS
3 28 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.33%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 121 (13.22%) SAN
2 104 (11.37%) NAS
3 84 (9.18%) WAN
4 78 (8.52%) HTTP
5 72 (7.87%) LAN
5 72 (7.87%) FCoE
5 72 (7.87%) Fibre Channel
5 72 (7.87%) Multicast
6 33 (3.61%) iSCSI
7 26 (2.84%) Internet
8 18 (1.97%) DNS
9 17 (1.86%) LDAP
10 15 (1.64%) Firewall
11 12 (1.31%) IP Telephony
11 12 (1.31%) VPN
11 12 (1.31%) MPLS
11 12 (1.31%) Unified Communications
12 10 (1.09%) TCP/IP
13 6 (0.66%) SSL
14 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 738 (80.66%) Oracle Database
2 480 (52.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 263 (28.74%) SQL Server
4 240 (26.23%) Relational Database
5 235 (25.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 177 (19.34%) Oracle Database 12c
7 176 (19.23%) RDBMS
8 117 (12.79%) Oracle Exadata
9 93 (10.16%) Oracle BI EE
10 71 (7.76%) Hadoop
11 66 (7.21%) HBase
11 66 (7.21%) Oracle Reports
12 64 (6.99%) Oracle9i Database
13 61 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
14 60 (6.56%) DB2
15 55 (6.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 44 (4.81%) OLTP
17 37 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
18 34 (3.72%) MySQL
19 23 (2.51%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 81 (8.85%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (1.64%) Toad
3 9 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (0.87%) Subversion
5 7 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (0.77%) Ant
5 7 (0.77%) Mercurial
6 6 (0.66%) JConsole
7 5 (0.55%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.22%) JIRA
9 2 (0.22%) Selenium
10 1 (0.11%) jMock
10 1 (0.11%) Maven
10 1 (0.11%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.11%) ERwin
10 1 (0.11%) ProC
General
1 340 (37.16%) Finance
2 135 (14.75%) Banking
3 69 (7.54%) Retail
4 23 (2.51%) Investment Banking
4 23 (2.51%) Advertising
5 16 (1.75%) Games
6 8 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.44%) International Banking
8 3 (0.33%) Law
9 2 (0.22%) Legal
9 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 560 (61.20%) DBA
2 504 (55.08%) Oracle DBA
3 230 (25.14%) Administrator
4 118 (12.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 103 (11.26%) Architect
6 81 (8.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 76 (8.31%) Developer
8 70 (7.65%) Senior DBA
9 58 (6.34%) Oracle Developer
10 56 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
11 55 (6.01%) SQL DBA
12 51 (5.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 49 (5.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
14 37 (4.04%) UNIX Administrator
15 35 (3.83%) Technical Architect
16 29 (3.17%) Software Engineer
17 28 (3.06%) Analyst
18 27 (2.95%) Consultant
18 27 (2.95%) Oracle Consultant
18 27 (2.95%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (24.26%) Middleware
2 132 (14.43%) XML
3 120 (13.11%) HTML
4 112 (12.24%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 102 (11.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 82 (8.96%) XSLT
7 72 (7.87%) Web Services
8 66 (7.21%) Rendezvous
8 66 (7.21%) Ultra Messaging
9 41 (4.48%) HTML5
10 24 (2.62%) .NET
11 18 (1.97%) JDBC
12 11 (1.20%) Hibernate
12 11 (1.20%) Spring
13 10 (1.09%) WebCenter
13 10 (1.09%) Struts
14 9 (0.98%) Java EE
15 8 (0.87%) JSF
15 8 (0.87%) JPA
15 8 (0.87%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 129 (14.10%) Clustering
2 72 (7.87%) Replication
3 66 (7.21%) Oracle Exalogic
4 60 (6.56%) Data Structures
5 58 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (6.34%) Computer Science
6 40 (4.37%) Mainframe
7 30 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 30 (3.28%) Public Cloud
8 27 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (2.30%) Data Centre
10 18 (1.97%) HACMP
11 14 (1.53%) Statistics
12 12 (1.31%) Derivative
12 12 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (1.20%) Visualisation
14 10 (1.09%) Kindle
15 9 (0.98%) SWIFT
15 9 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (0.98%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 535 (58.47%) Linux
2 392 (42.84%) UNIX
3 232 (25.36%) Windows
4 197 (21.53%) Solaris
5 91 (9.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 46 (5.03%) AIX
7 13 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.77%) Debian
11 5 (0.55%) SUSE
11 5 (0.55%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.55%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.44%) HPUX
13 2 (0.22%) Tru64
13 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.22%) Android
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (43.83%) Performance Tuning
2 194 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (18.14%) ITIL
4 118 (12.90%) SOA
5 114 (12.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 92 (10.05%) Capacity Planning
7 75 (8.20%) Benchmarking
8 70 (7.65%) Configuration Management
9 65 (7.10%) Migration
10 63 (6.89%) Change Management
11 61 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
12 51 (5.57%) Software Engineering
13 50 (5.46%) Load Balancing
13 50 (5.46%) Project Management
14 49 (5.36%) High Availability
15 47 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
15 47 (5.14%) Service Delivery
16 46 (5.03%) ERP
17 41 (4.48%) Risk Management
18 33 (3.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 499 (54.54%) SQL
2 313 (34.21%) PL/SQL
3 188 (20.55%) Java
4 123 (13.44%) Shell Script
5 100 (10.93%) JavaScript
6 84 (9.18%) Perl
7 67 (7.32%) Bash Shell
8 44 (4.81%) Korn
9 41 (4.48%) COBOL
10 38 (4.15%) AWK
11 29 (3.17%) C-shell
12 25 (2.73%) C
13 23 (2.51%) Python
14 20 (2.19%) T-SQL
15 17 (1.86%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.42%) Ruby
17 9 (0.98%) C#
18 7 (0.77%) XPath
19 6 (0.66%) Jython
19 6 (0.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 123 (13.44%) Oracle Certification
2 98 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 96 (10.49%) OCP
4 81 (8.85%) Degree
5 55 (6.01%) SC Cleared
6 42 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (2.08%) DV Cleared
8 17 (1.86%) ISEB
9 16 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (1.64%) HND
11 10 (1.09%) IBM Certification
11 10 (1.09%) MCITP
12 2 (0.22%) OCA
12 2 (0.22%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.79%) SLA
2 30 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 29 (3.17%) QA
4 10 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 74 (8.09%) NFS
2 72 (7.87%) SRDF
3 67 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (5.14%) Oracle Clusterware
5 30 (3.28%) Active Directory
6 27 (2.95%) Xen
6 27 (2.95%) Hyper-V
7 26 (2.84%) KVM
8 13 (1.42%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.33%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.11%) vCloud
11 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 516 (56.39%) Data Guard
2 362 (39.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 171 (18.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 30 (3.28%) Oracle Flashback
5 25 (2.73%) Oracle Statspack
6 14 (1.53%) Oracle ZFS
7 11 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.66%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.55%) Puppet
11 4 (0.44%) logstash
12 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.11%) yum
13 1 (0.11%) Nagios
13 1 (0.11%) Foglight
13 1 (0.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 915 (100.00%) Oracle
2 136 (14.86%) IBM
3 104 (11.37%) NetApp
4 98 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 96 (10.49%) Microsoft
6 94 (10.27%) EMC
7 90 (9.84%) VMware
8 88 (9.62%) Cisco
9 73 (7.98%) Sybase
10 67 (7.32%) TIBCO
11 66 (7.21%) Intel
11 66 (7.21%) DataSynapse
12 42 (4.59%) HP
13 28 (3.06%) Sun
14 17 (1.86%) F5
15 13 (1.42%) Citrix
16 12 (1.31%) Siebel
16 12 (1.31%) Veritas
16 12 (1.31%) Infoblox
17 10 (1.09%) Remedy
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Overtime + On Call Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oracle
Posted: 6 days ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience plus bens
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £41000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago