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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 440 478 509
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +31
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 583 477 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 4.80% 4.48% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 447 400 344
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

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
12156 10640 11993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.79% 9.97% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10094 9044 10302
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 17 September 2014 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 17 September 2014. 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 +23 533 £52,500 - 39
London +9 254 £60,000 +9.09% 18
South East +42 104 £48,000 +1.05% 5
City of London +27 65 £57,500 -11.53% 9
Hampshire +46 62 £48,000 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire -10 51 £40,000 -4.76% 5
Surrey +13 36 £42,000 -11.57% 2
West Yorkshire -17 36 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East of England +14 35 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Scotland +5 33 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Midlands -13 31 £45,000 +13.20% 3
Leeds -12 30 £40,000 -8.04% 2
South West -18 22 £75,000 +50.00%
Edinburgh - 22 £45,000 -
Solihull - 20 - - 1
Bedfordshire +7 19 £42,000 -6.66% 2
North West -23 18 £44,000 -12.00% 5
Portsmouth - 17 £48,000 - 1
Manchester +4 15 £43,000 +1.77% 2
Camberley +12 14 £43,250 -21.36% 1
Luton +2 13 £42,000 -31.70%
Dorset -3 12 £75,000 +53.84%
East Midlands -17 12 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Essex +17 11 £45,000 -18.18%
Bournemouth -7 11 £75,000 +36.36%
Nottingham +7 10 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Nottinghamshire +1 10 £42,500 +13.33% 1
South Yorkshire -16 9 £29,000 +3.57%
Glasgow -24 9 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire +7 7 £45,000 -

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1131 (100.00%) Oracle
2 966 (85.41%) Oracle Database
3 722 (63.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 705 (62.33%) Data Guard
5 569 (50.31%) Linux
6 521 (46.07%) SQL
7 490 (43.32%) Oracle RMAN
8 482 (42.62%) Oracle Database 10g
9 438 (38.73%) Performance Tuning
10 414 (36.60%) UNIX
11 353 (31.21%) PL/SQL
12 302 (26.70%) SQL Server
13 298 (26.35%) Finance
14 275 (24.31%) WebLogic
14 275 (24.31%) Windows
15 258 (22.81%) Oracle EBS
16 204 (18.04%) Relational Database
17 200 (17.68%) RDBMS
18 195 (17.24%) Oracle Applications
19 193 (17.06%) Oracle EBS R12
20 183 (16.18%) Replication
21 180 (15.92%) Red Hat
21 180 (15.92%) Shell Script
22 177 (15.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 172 (15.21%) Oracle Exadata
24 168 (14.85%) SOA
25 162 (14.32%) SAN
25 162 (14.32%) Clustering
26 153 (13.53%) Oracle BI EE
27 150 (13.26%) Banking

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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
1 275 (24.31%) WebLogic
2 65 (5.75%) WebSphere
2 65 (5.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 61 (5.39%) Oracle Application Server
4 60 (5.31%) Oracle Coherence
5 56 (4.95%) Apache
6 35 (3.09%) Oracle Service Bus
7 29 (2.56%) IIS
8 28 (2.48%) Tomcat
9 27 (2.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 24 (2.12%) GlassFish
11 21 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (1.50%) MS Exchange
12 17 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (1.33%) Oracle 10gAS
14 6 (0.53%) Confluence
14 6 (0.53%) Oracle Spatial
15 4 (0.35%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (0.35%) iPlanet
15 4 (0.35%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 30 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 258 (22.81%) Oracle EBS
2 195 (17.24%) Oracle Applications
3 193 (17.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 34 (3.01%) Oracle 11i
5 21 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
6 20 (1.77%) RMDS
7 18 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
7 18 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
7 18 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
8 12 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.35%) Compiere
9 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.18%) Summit
12 1 (0.088%) Oracle Payroll
12 1 (0.088%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.088%) Oracle HRMS
12 1 (0.088%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 1 (0.088%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 162 (14.32%) SAN
2 65 (5.75%) LAN
2 65 (5.75%) WAN
3 44 (3.89%) iSCSI
3 44 (3.89%) NAS
4 35 (3.09%) HTTP
4 35 (3.09%) Internet
5 30 (2.65%) Firewall
5 30 (2.65%) Fibre Channel
6 28 (2.48%) FCoE
7 20 (1.77%) Multicast
7 20 (1.77%) DNS
8 18 (1.59%) TCP/IP
8 18 (1.59%) Kerberos
9 16 (1.41%) LDAP
10 9 (0.80%) VLAN
10 9 (0.80%) DHCP
10 9 (0.80%) VPN
11 6 (0.53%) SSL
11 6 (0.53%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 966 (85.41%) Oracle Database
2 722 (63.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 482 (42.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 302 (26.70%) SQL Server
5 204 (18.04%) Relational Database
6 200 (17.68%) RDBMS
7 172 (15.21%) Oracle Exadata
8 153 (13.53%) Oracle BI EE
9 140 (12.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 118 (10.43%) Data Warehouse
11 96 (8.49%) Oracle9i Database
12 95 (8.40%) Oracle Reports
13 84 (7.43%) Oracle Discoverer
14 81 (7.16%) SQLPlus
14 81 (7.16%) Hadoop
15 66 (5.84%) Big Data
16 60 (5.31%) HBase
17 58 (5.13%) Mahout
18 57 (5.04%) DB2
19 53 (4.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (2.83%) Oracle Forms
2 24 (2.12%) Toad
3 21 (1.86%) JConsole
4 19 (1.68%) Maven
5 18 (1.59%) Log4j
6 17 (1.50%) Git (software)
6 17 (1.50%) Cucumber
6 17 (1.50%) Jenkins
7 16 (1.41%) Artifactory
7 16 (1.41%) Mercurial
8 15 (1.33%) Subversion
9 9 (0.80%) JUnit
10 8 (0.71%) ClearCase
11 6 (0.53%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.53%) Gradle
11 6 (0.53%) JIRA
12 4 (0.35%) WebLogic Workshop
13 3 (0.27%) Apache Ivy
14 2 (0.18%) Ant
14 2 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 298 (26.35%) Finance
2 150 (13.26%) Banking
3 59 (5.22%) Retail
4 35 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.88%) Front Office
8 9 (0.80%) Law
9 7 (0.62%) Back Office
9 7 (0.62%) Advertising
10 6 (0.53%) Marketing
11 4 (0.35%) Online Betting
11 4 (0.35%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.35%) International Banking
11 4 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.35%) Automotive
12 3 (0.27%) Electronics
13 2 (0.18%) Local Government
14 1 (0.088%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.088%) French Language
Job Titles
1 874 (77.28%) DBA
2 821 (72.59%) Oracle DBA
3 233 (20.60%) Administrator
4 186 (16.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 127 (11.23%) Architect
6 92 (8.13%) Senior DBA
7 90 (7.96%) Consultant
8 88 (7.78%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 77 (6.81%) Oracle Consultant
10 48 (4.24%) Data Architect
10 48 (4.24%) Big Data Architect
11 47 (4.16%) SQL DBA
12 41 (3.63%) Team Leader
12 41 (3.63%) Oracle Team Leader
13 39 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
14 37 (3.27%) Developer
15 30 (2.65%) Oracle Applications Consultant
16 25 (2.21%) Solutions Architect
17 22 (1.95%) Junior
17 22 (1.95%) Junior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (12.47%) Middleware
2 82 (7.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 66 (5.84%) XML
4 48 (4.24%) J2EE
5 38 (3.36%) Web Services
6 27 (2.39%) JMS
6 27 (2.39%) HTML
7 26 (2.30%) EJB
8 24 (2.12%) .NET
8 24 (2.12%) SOAP
8 24 (2.12%) JSON
9 23 (2.03%) Struts
10 21 (1.86%) WebSphere MQ
10 21 (1.86%) Spring
10 21 (1.86%) REST
11 20 (1.77%) Rendezvous
11 20 (1.77%) XSLT
11 20 (1.77%) JSP
11 20 (1.77%) Servlets
12 18 (1.59%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 183 (16.18%) Replication
2 162 (14.32%) Clustering
3 94 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (3.54%) Visualisation
4 40 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 33 (2.92%) Oracle Exalogic
6 25 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 18 (1.59%) Data Integration
7 18 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.15%) Statistics
9 9 (0.80%) Spread Betting
9 9 (0.80%) Open Source
10 8 (0.71%) HACMP
11 5 (0.44%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.44%) Reference Data
11 5 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.35%) PACS
12 4 (0.35%) Economics
12 4 (0.35%) Firmware
13 3 (0.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 569 (50.31%) Linux
2 414 (36.60%) UNIX
3 275 (24.31%) Windows
4 147 (13.00%) Solaris
5 82 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 64 (5.66%) AIX
7 63 (5.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 49 (4.33%) HPUX
9 28 (2.48%) Oracle Linux
10 17 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (1.33%) SUSE
12 12 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.53%) CentOS
14 3 (0.27%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.088%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (38.73%) Performance Tuning
2 168 (14.85%) SOA
3 110 (9.73%) ITIL
4 105 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 98 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 70 (6.19%) Mentoring
8 66 (5.84%) High Availability
9 60 (5.31%) Benchmarking
10 50 (4.42%) ETL
11 47 (4.16%) Configuration Management
11 47 (4.16%) Load Balancing
12 46 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (3.63%) Capacity Planning
13 41 (3.63%) Analytics
14 40 (3.54%) MapReduce
14 40 (3.54%) Migration
15 36 (3.18%) E-business
15 36 (3.18%) Problem Management
16 32 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 521 (46.07%) SQL
2 353 (31.21%) PL/SQL
3 180 (15.92%) Shell Script
4 84 (7.43%) Java
5 65 (5.75%) Perl
6 27 (2.39%) JavaScript
6 27 (2.39%) T-SQL
7 24 (2.12%) Korn
8 23 (2.03%) Bash Shell
9 22 (1.95%) C
10 18 (1.59%) R
11 17 (1.50%) Groovy
11 17 (1.50%) C++
12 16 (1.41%) C-shell
13 14 (1.24%) AWK
14 8 (0.71%) VBScript
14 8 (0.71%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.62%) Python
16 6 (0.53%) Jython
17 4 (0.35%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 147 (13.00%) Oracle Certification
2 131 (11.58%) Security Cleared
3 119 (10.52%) OCP
4 78 (6.90%) Degree
5 71 (6.28%) SC Cleared
6 65 (5.75%) DV Cleared
7 31 (2.74%) OCA
8 22 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.27%) IBM Certification
10 3 (0.27%) MCITP
11 2 (0.18%) RHCE
12 1 (0.088%) HND
12 1 (0.088%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 29 (2.56%) SLA
3 10 (0.88%) QA
4 4 (0.35%) HL7
4 4 (0.35%) DICOM
4 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 490 (43.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 40 (3.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 40 (3.54%) Apache Flume
3 38 (3.36%) HDFS
4 36 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (2.48%) Active Directory
6 22 (1.95%) NFS
7 20 (1.77%) SRDF
8 17 (1.50%) Hyper-V
9 13 (1.15%) VMware ESX
10 12 (1.06%) vSphere
10 12 (1.06%) PowerHA
11 9 (0.80%) Xen
12 5 (0.44%) XenApp
13 4 (0.35%) RHEV
14 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 705 (62.33%) Data Guard
2 177 (15.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 40 (3.54%) Ambari
3 40 (3.54%) Oozie
4 20 (1.77%) NetBackup
5 16 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Management
6 9 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.62%) Oracle Statspack
8 5 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.27%) Foglight
10 3 (0.27%) BMC Performance Manager
10 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.18%) HP NNM
11 2 (0.18%) OpenView
12 1 (0.088%) SCOM
12 1 (0.088%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1131 (100.00%) Oracle
2 180 (15.92%) Red Hat
3 127 (11.23%) Microsoft
4 78 (6.90%) Cisco
5 76 (6.72%) Sybase
6 69 (6.10%) NetApp
7 60 (5.31%) Intel
8 52 (4.60%) Netezza
9 49 (4.33%) VMware
10 48 (4.24%) JBoss
11 42 (3.71%) IBM
12 40 (3.54%) HP
12 40 (3.54%) Teradata
13 38 (3.36%) Hortonworks
13 38 (3.36%) MapR
14 34 (3.01%) Hyperion
15 33 (2.92%) EMC
16 30 (2.65%) Sun
17 29 (2.56%) Fujitsu
18 23 (2.03%) Informatica
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Considerable Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + much more
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Red Commerce
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Pro DBA Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits + pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago