The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 620 511 535
Rank change year-on-year
-109 +24
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 310 527 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 2.51% 4.04% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 209 422 470
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,000 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -

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
12338 13042 13321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.71% 11.78% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10505 10784 11213
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -80 298 £55,000 -4.34% 12
London -71 128 £56,300 -6.16% 6
South East -23 50 £50,000 - 3
East of England +54 44 £55,000 +22.22%
Yorkshire +30 35 £47,500 -20.83%
West Yorkshire +29 30 £40,000 -30.43%
Reading +8 25 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Berkshire +4 25 £57,500 +15.00% 2
City of London -6 22 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Bedfordshire +19 21 £58,500 +30.00%
Leeds +30 17 £37,500 -37.50%
Hampshire +6 13 £47,500 +8.57% 1
North West +15 11 - - 1
South West +6 11 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +19 9 £56,000 +6.66%
Luton +21 8 £65,000 +36.84%
East Midlands +15 8 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire +16 7 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Nottingham +15 7 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Surrey +13 7 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -25 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cambridge - 7 £55,000 -
Wales +10 6 £46,250 +18.58% 5
South Wales +6 6 £46,250 +18.58% 5
Rickmansworth +12 5 £55,000 +15.78%
Southampton +2 5 £47,500 -9.52%
Staines +17 4 - -
Somerset - 4 - -
Shropshire - 4 £48,000 -

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 633 (100.00%) Oracle
2 469 (74.09%) Oracle Database
3 362 (57.19%) SQL
4 344 (54.34%) Data Guard
5 325 (51.34%) Linux
6 324 (51.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 301 (47.55%) Performance Tuning
8 292 (46.13%) Relational Database
9 279 (44.08%) SQL Server
10 273 (43.13%) Oracle RMAN
11 265 (41.86%) Oracle Database 12c
12 249 (39.34%) RDBMS
13 232 (36.65%) Unix
14 214 (33.81%) PL/SQL
15 205 (32.39%) Oracle Database 10g
16 201 (31.75%) WebLogic
17 195 (30.81%) Windows
18 176 (27.80%) Finance
19 162 (25.59%) High Availability
20 154 (24.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 148 (23.38%) Red Hat
22 144 (22.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 122 (19.27%) Oracle Certification
23 122 (19.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
24 118 (18.64%) MySQL
25 117 (18.48%) Middleware
26 114 (18.01%) Oracle Applications
26 114 (18.01%) OCP
27 113 (17.85%) Shell Script
27 113 (17.85%) WebSphere

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 201 (31.75%) WebLogic
2 113 (17.85%) WebSphere
3 111 (17.54%) Tomcat
4 110 (17.38%) Apache
5 98 (15.48%) JBoss
6 97 (15.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 75 (11.85%) BizTalk Server
8 30 (4.74%) Oracle Coherence
9 22 (3.48%) Oracle Application Server
10 17 (2.69%) IIS
11 11 (1.74%) Oracle Spatial
12 7 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.47%) Confluence
13 3 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.32%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.32%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.32%) Oracle 10gAS
14 2 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
15 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
15 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) MS Office
2 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.16%) MS Project
2 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 114 (18.01%) Oracle Applications
2 112 (17.69%) Oracle EBS
3 64 (10.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 48 (7.58%) Oracle 11i
5 12 (1.90%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (1.26%) Oracle ASCP
8 6 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.47%) RMDS
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.16%) Maximo
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Manufacturing
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 89 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (12.64%) SaaS
3 13 (2.05%) PaaS
4 2 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 104 (16.43%) NAS
2 102 (16.11%) LDAP
3 99 (15.64%) TCP/IP
4 98 (15.48%) HTTP
5 94 (14.85%) SAN
6 83 (13.11%) Firewall
7 23 (3.63%) WAN
8 21 (3.32%) LAN
9 17 (2.69%) DNS
10 13 (2.05%) FCoE
10 13 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
10 13 (2.05%) Internet
10 13 (2.05%) Multicast
11 10 (1.58%) iSCSI
12 8 (1.26%) FTP
13 7 (1.11%) VPN
14 6 (0.95%) MRTG
14 6 (0.95%) OpenLDAP
14 6 (0.95%) SSH
15 5 (0.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 469 (74.09%) Oracle Database
2 324 (51.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 292 (46.13%) Relational Database
4 279 (44.08%) SQL Server
5 265 (41.86%) Oracle Database 12c
6 249 (39.34%) RDBMS
7 205 (32.39%) Oracle Database 10g
8 118 (18.64%) MySQL
9 94 (14.85%) Oracle9i Database
10 90 (14.22%) Oracle Exadata
11 56 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
12 47 (7.42%) Oracle Reports
13 42 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 38 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 35 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (3.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 22 (3.48%) DB2
17 22 (3.48%) Oracle BI EE
18 19 (3.00%) OLAP
18 19 (3.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (1.74%) Toad
2 8 (1.26%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.63%) Hudson
4 4 (0.63%) JIRA
5 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.32%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.16%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.16%) ERwin
7 1 (0.16%) ProC
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.16%) Subversion
7 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 176 (27.80%) Finance
2 66 (10.43%) Banking
3 22 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 12 (1.90%) Games
6 10 (1.58%) Electronics
7 5 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.47%) Advertising
8 3 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.16%) Law
9 1 (0.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 419 (66.19%) DBA
2 387 (61.14%) Oracle DBA
3 166 (26.22%) Administrator
4 83 (13.11%) Linux Support
5 82 (12.95%) Applications Support
6 76 (12.01%) SQL DBA
7 63 (9.95%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 53 (8.37%) Web Applications Support
9 52 (8.21%) Linux Engineer
10 49 (7.74%) Senior DBA
11 40 (6.32%) Analyst
11 40 (6.32%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 40 (6.32%) Support Analyst
12 39 (6.16%) Support Engineer
13 37 (5.85%) Applications Support Analyst
14 36 (5.69%) Applications Engineer
15 35 (5.53%) Applications Support Engineer
16 33 (5.21%) SaaS Analyst
17 31 (4.90%) Web Applications Analyst
17 31 (4.90%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (19.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 117 (18.48%) Middleware
3 86 (13.59%) Web Services
4 69 (10.90%) LAMP
5 54 (8.53%) .NET
6 46 (7.27%) Oracle Fusion
7 23 (3.63%) XML
8 19 (3.00%) XSLT
9 16 (2.53%) Java EE
10 14 (2.21%) Hibernate
10 14 (2.21%) JSF
10 14 (2.21%) JSP
10 14 (2.21%) Spring
10 14 (2.21%) Struts
10 14 (2.21%) XSL
11 13 (2.05%) Oracle Streams
12 6 (0.95%) CGI
12 6 (0.95%) HTML
13 5 (0.79%) JDBC
14 4 (0.63%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.85%) Clustering
2 53 (8.37%) Replication
3 36 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.69%) CMDB
6 15 (2.37%) Data Centre
7 14 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.05%) PKI
9 10 (1.58%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.26%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.26%) Physics
12 7 (1.11%) Fintech
12 7 (1.11%) iPad
12 7 (1.11%) Online Games
12 7 (1.11%) Statistics
13 5 (0.79%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.63%) Grid Computing
14 4 (0.63%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.47%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 325 (51.34%) Linux
2 232 (36.65%) Unix
3 195 (30.81%) Windows
4 144 (22.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 74 (11.69%) Solaris
6 60 (9.48%) AIX
7 38 (6.00%) Windows Server
8 25 (3.95%) Oracle Linux
9 15 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.16%) Fedora
13 1 (0.16%) SUSE
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (47.55%) Performance Tuning
2 162 (25.59%) High Availability
3 101 (15.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 84 (13.27%) ITIL
5 69 (10.90%) Web Operations
6 42 (6.64%) Capacity Planning
6 42 (6.64%) Performance Monitoring
7 32 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (5.06%) Database Tuning
8 31 (4.90%) Configuration Management
9 30 (4.74%) Operations Management
10 29 (4.58%) Migration
11 20 (3.16%) Incident Management
11 20 (3.16%) Project Management
11 20 (3.16%) SOA
12 19 (3.00%) Change Management
12 19 (3.00%) Mentoring
13 18 (2.84%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (2.84%) Data Modelling
13 18 (2.84%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 362 (57.19%) SQL
2 214 (33.81%) PL/SQL
3 113 (17.85%) Shell Script
4 108 (17.06%) Perl
5 79 (12.48%) PowerShell
6 74 (11.69%) Java
7 54 (8.53%) Bash Shell
8 17 (2.69%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.05%) C
10 8 (1.26%) Bourne shell
10 8 (1.26%) Python
11 5 (0.79%) C-shell
12 4 (0.63%) C++
12 4 (0.63%) Korn
12 4 (0.63%) Ruby
13 3 (0.47%) C#
13 3 (0.47%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.47%) XPath
14 2 (0.32%) R
15 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 122 (19.27%) Oracle Certification
2 114 (18.01%) OCP
3 48 (7.58%) Security Cleared
4 33 (5.21%) Degree
5 32 (5.06%) SC Cleared
6 21 (3.32%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.47%) ISEB
9 3 (0.47%) RHCE
10 1 (0.16%) HND
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.16%) MCSA
10 1 (0.16%) MCTS
10 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (10.11%) SLA
2 10 (1.58%) QA
3 7 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 61 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (5.69%) Oracle Clusterware
3 20 (3.16%) Active Directory
4 17 (2.69%) KVM
4 17 (2.69%) NFS
5 15 (2.37%) Hyper-V
6 14 (2.21%) SRDF
7 12 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.74%) Xen
9 10 (1.58%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.95%) vSphere
11 3 (0.47%) iptables
11 3 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.47%) XenApp
12 2 (0.32%) Firmware
13 1 (0.16%) Docker
13 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 344 (54.34%) Data Guard
2 273 (43.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 154 (24.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 88 (13.90%) Puppet
5 72 (11.37%) OpenAM
6 34 (5.37%) Oracle Flashback
7 17 (2.69%) NetBackup
8 13 (2.05%) BMC PATROL
9 12 (1.90%) Nagios
10 11 (1.74%) Oracle Statspack
11 9 (1.42%) Oracle ZFS
12 8 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
14 6 (0.95%) Ganglia
15 5 (0.79%) Ansible
16 4 (0.63%) Foglight
16 4 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 4 (0.63%) yum
17 3 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
17 3 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 633 (100.00%) Oracle
2 148 (23.38%) Red Hat
3 105 (16.59%) VMware
4 80 (12.64%) Sun
5 53 (8.37%) NetApp
6 39 (6.16%) IBM
7 37 (5.85%) Microsoft
8 36 (5.69%) EMC
9 25 (3.95%) Cisco
10 24 (3.79%) Remedy
11 21 (3.32%) HP
12 15 (2.37%) Sybase
13 13 (2.05%) BMC
13 13 (2.05%) Intel
14 12 (1.90%) Teradata
15 11 (1.74%) BEA
15 11 (1.74%) Retek
16 8 (1.26%) 3PAR
17 7 (1.11%) Hyperion
17 7 (1.11%) Veritas
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