The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 437 498 512
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +14
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 604 423 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 4.93% 3.93% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 497 366 335
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12263 10766 11209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.55% 9.89% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10190 9181 9621
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +72 557 £53,000 +0.95% 44
London +41 268 £62,500 +13.63% 23
South East +41 123 £52,000 +9.47% 12
City of London +22 69 £58,750 +6.81% 10
Hampshire +48 59 £48,000 +16.36% 5
East of England +28 51 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Surrey +29 48 £52,000 +4.00% 2
Yorkshire -31 41 £40,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -27 34 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Leeds -32 24 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Essex +16 23 £40,000 -33.33%
Camberley +21 21 £52,000 -5.45% 1
Bedfordshire +11 20 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Luton +5 20 £42,000 -31.70%
East Midlands -14 17 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -9 15 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Southampton +17 14 £55,000 +37.50%
South West -14 14 £61,250 +53.12%
North West -2 13 £42,750 -1.72% 1
Manchester -1 12 £43,000 +4.87% 1
Portsmouth - 12 £48,000 -
Berkshire +4 10 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Scotland -18 10 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Edinburgh - 10 £38,750 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £37,500 -
Hayes - 9 £85,500 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 9 £37,500 -
North East - 9 £37,500 -
Reading +5 8 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Nottinghamshire -11 8 £42,500 -10.52% 1

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1069 (100.00%) Oracle
2 930 (87.00%) Oracle Database
3 699 (65.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 670 (62.68%) Data Guard
5 559 (52.29%) Linux
6 534 (49.95%) SQL
7 463 (43.31%) Oracle RMAN
8 447 (41.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 413 (38.63%) Performance Tuning
10 405 (37.89%) UNIX
11 358 (33.49%) PL/SQL
12 295 (27.60%) Finance
13 274 (25.63%) SQL Server
14 273 (25.54%) Relational Database
15 270 (25.26%) RDBMS
16 258 (24.13%) Windows
17 231 (21.61%) WebLogic
18 224 (20.95%) Oracle EBS
19 187 (17.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 184 (17.21%) Shell Script
21 172 (16.09%) Red Hat
22 169 (15.81%) Oracle Certification
23 168 (15.72%) SOA
24 167 (15.62%) Oracle Applications
25 162 (15.15%) Replication
25 162 (15.15%) Oracle Database 12c
26 153 (14.31%) Clustering
27 149 (13.94%) Oracle EBS R12
28 147 (13.75%) Middleware
29 142 (13.28%) SAN

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 231 (21.61%) WebLogic
2 60 (5.61%) WebSphere
3 58 (5.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 51 (4.77%) Oracle Application Server
5 48 (4.49%) Oracle Coherence
6 43 (4.02%) Apache
7 27 (2.53%) Oracle Service Bus
8 24 (2.25%) Tomcat
8 24 (2.25%) IIS
9 21 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 19 (1.78%) GlassFish
11 17 (1.59%) Oracle 10gAS
12 16 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 13 (1.22%) MS Exchange
13 13 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (0.56%) Confluence
14 6 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
15 4 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (0.37%) Tuxedo
16 3 (0.28%) iPlanet
Applications
1 38 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 224 (20.95%) Oracle EBS
2 167 (15.62%) Oracle Applications
3 149 (13.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 35 (3.27%) Oracle 11i
5 26 (2.43%) Oracle BPM
6 15 (1.40%) RMDS
7 12 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 12 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
8 9 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.37%) Compiere
10 4 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.28%) Summit
12 2 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 1 (0.094%) HFM
13 1 (0.094%) Oracle Payroll
13 1 (0.094%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 142 (13.28%) SAN
2 50 (4.68%) LAN
2 50 (4.68%) WAN
3 38 (3.55%) NAS
4 31 (2.90%) iSCSI
5 30 (2.81%) HTTP
6 29 (2.71%) Internet
7 26 (2.43%) Firewall
8 20 (1.87%) Fibre Channel
9 18 (1.68%) FCoE
10 17 (1.59%) DNS
11 16 (1.50%) TCP/IP
11 16 (1.50%) Kerberos
12 14 (1.31%) Multicast
13 13 (1.22%) LDAP
14 9 (0.84%) DHCP
14 9 (0.84%) VPN
14 9 (0.84%) VLAN
15 6 (0.56%) AMQP
16 5 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 930 (87.00%) Oracle Database
2 699 (65.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 447 (41.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 274 (25.63%) SQL Server
5 273 (25.54%) Relational Database
6 270 (25.26%) RDBMS
7 162 (15.15%) Oracle Database 12c
8 131 (12.25%) Data Warehouse
9 124 (11.60%) Oracle Exadata
10 120 (11.23%) Oracle BI EE
11 119 (11.13%) Oracle9i Database
12 89 (8.33%) SQLPlus
13 86 (8.04%) Oracle Reports
14 69 (6.45%) Hadoop
15 62 (5.80%) MySQL
16 54 (5.05%) Big Data
17 48 (4.49%) DB2
18 46 (4.30%) Mahout
19 45 (4.21%) HBase
20 41 (3.84%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 25 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (1.87%) Maven
3 19 (1.78%) JConsole
4 16 (1.50%) Artifactory
4 16 (1.50%) Toad
4 16 (1.50%) Log4j
5 13 (1.22%) Mercurial
6 12 (1.12%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.03%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.03%) Git (software)
8 10 (0.94%) JUnit
9 8 (0.75%) Subversion
10 7 (0.65%) ClearCase
11 6 (0.56%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.56%) Gradle
11 6 (0.56%) JIRA
12 4 (0.37%) WebLogic Workshop
13 3 (0.28%) Apache Ivy
13 3 (0.28%) Ant
14 2 (0.19%) JDeveloper
General
1 295 (27.60%) Finance
2 120 (11.23%) Banking
3 36 (3.37%) Retail
4 30 (2.81%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.75%) Front Office
8 7 (0.65%) Automotive
8 7 (0.65%) Advertising
9 6 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.47%) Law
10 5 (0.47%) Marketing
11 4 (0.37%) Online Betting
11 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.28%) Back Office
12 3 (0.28%) Electronics
12 3 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.28%) International Banking
13 2 (0.19%) Local Government
13 2 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 832 (77.83%) DBA
2 759 (71.00%) Oracle DBA
3 220 (20.58%) Administrator
4 157 (14.69%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 114 (10.66%) Architect
6 95 (8.89%) Consultant
7 81 (7.58%) Senior DBA
8 80 (7.48%) Oracle Consultant
9 75 (7.02%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 46 (4.30%) SQL DBA
11 44 (4.12%) Team Leader
12 43 (4.02%) Oracle Team Leader
13 39 (3.65%) Infrastructure Architect
13 39 (3.65%) Data Architect
14 38 (3.55%) Developer
14 38 (3.55%) Big Data Architect
15 22 (2.06%) Oracle Applications Consultant
16 21 (1.96%) SQL Server DBA
17 20 (1.87%) Oracle Developer
18 19 (1.78%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (13.75%) Middleware
2 74 (6.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 58 (5.43%) XML
4 49 (4.58%) J2EE
5 40 (3.74%) Web Services
6 30 (2.81%) .NET
6 30 (2.81%) MapReduce
7 26 (2.43%) EJB
8 23 (2.15%) Struts
9 22 (2.06%) JMS
9 22 (2.06%) HTML
9 22 (2.06%) SOAP
9 22 (2.06%) Spring
9 22 (2.06%) JSON
9 22 (2.06%) Oracle Streams
10 20 (1.87%) JSP
10 20 (1.87%) Servlets
11 19 (1.78%) Hibernate
11 19 (1.78%) REST
12 16 (1.50%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 162 (15.15%) Replication
2 153 (14.31%) Clustering
3 51 (4.77%) Computer Science
4 38 (3.55%) Client/Server
5 31 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 29 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.34%) Oracle Exalogic
8 18 (1.68%) Data Integration
9 13 (1.22%) Statistics
10 11 (1.03%) Firmware
11 10 (0.94%) HACMP
12 8 (0.75%) Open Source
13 6 (0.56%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.56%) Spread Betting
13 6 (0.56%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.56%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.47%) Biology
14 5 (0.47%) Reference Data
15 4 (0.37%) PACS
15 4 (0.37%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 559 (52.29%) Linux
2 405 (37.89%) UNIX
3 258 (24.13%) Windows
4 138 (12.91%) Solaris
5 93 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (4.40%) AIX
7 43 (4.02%) HPUX
8 34 (3.18%) Oracle Linux
9 26 (2.43%) SUSE
10 15 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.56%) CentOS
13 2 (0.19%) Tru64
13 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.094%) zOS
14 1 (0.094%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (38.63%) Performance Tuning
2 168 (15.72%) SOA
3 106 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 103 (9.64%) ITIL
5 91 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (5.80%) High Availability
7 58 (5.43%) Incident Management
8 55 (5.14%) ETL
9 51 (4.77%) Migration
10 50 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
11 46 (4.30%) Root Cause Analysis
12 44 (4.12%) Benchmarking
13 43 (4.02%) Configuration Management
14 41 (3.84%) Database Security
15 40 (3.74%) Problem Management
16 36 (3.37%) Load Balancing
16 36 (3.37%) Analytics
17 34 (3.18%) E-business
18 33 (3.09%) Data Modelling
19 32 (2.99%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 534 (49.95%) SQL
2 358 (33.49%) PL/SQL
3 184 (17.21%) Shell Script
4 73 (6.83%) Perl
4 73 (6.83%) Java
5 31 (2.90%) Bash Shell
6 28 (2.62%) Korn
7 24 (2.25%) T-SQL
8 22 (2.06%) AWK
9 20 (1.87%) C
10 18 (1.68%) JavaScript
11 17 (1.59%) C-shell
12 16 (1.50%) R
13 11 (1.03%) C++
13 11 (1.03%) Groovy
14 9 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 9 (0.84%) Bourne shell
15 8 (0.75%) Python
16 6 (0.56%) sed
16 6 (0.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 169 (15.81%) Oracle Certification
2 137 (12.82%) OCP
3 90 (8.42%) Security Cleared
4 73 (6.83%) Degree
5 51 (4.77%) SC Cleared
6 45 (4.21%) DV Cleared
7 29 (2.71%) OCA
8 13 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.19%) MCSA
11 2 (0.19%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.19%) RHCE
12 1 (0.094%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 24 (2.25%) SLA
3 18 (1.68%) QA
4 4 (0.37%) HL7
4 4 (0.37%) DICOM
4 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.094%) COBIT
System Software
1 463 (43.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 44 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 30 (2.81%) Apache Flume
3 30 (2.81%) HDFS
4 24 (2.25%) Active Directory
5 18 (1.68%) SRDF
6 17 (1.59%) Hyper-V
7 16 (1.50%) NFS
8 12 (1.12%) vSphere
9 10 (0.94%) PowerHA
10 9 (0.84%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.84%) Xen
11 7 (0.65%) XenApp
12 5 (0.47%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.37%) RHEV
14 1 (0.094%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 670 (62.68%) Data Guard
2 187 (17.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 34 (3.18%) NetBackup
4 30 (2.81%) Ambari
4 30 (2.81%) Oozie
5 10 (0.94%) Oracle Statspack
6 9 (0.84%) Backup Exec
6 9 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.65%) OpenView
8 6 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (0.47%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.37%) Foglight
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.28%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.28%) Nagios
11 3 (0.28%) SCOM
12 2 (0.19%) HP NNM
12 2 (0.19%) BMC Performance Manager
12 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.094%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1069 (100.00%) Oracle
2 172 (16.09%) Red Hat
3 113 (10.57%) Microsoft
4 77 (7.20%) NetApp
5 73 (6.83%) VMware
6 66 (6.17%) Sybase
7 65 (6.08%) Cisco
8 51 (4.77%) HP
9 45 (4.21%) Netezza
10 44 (4.12%) Intel
11 40 (3.74%) EMC
12 38 (3.55%) Informatica
13 36 (3.37%) IBM
14 34 (3.18%) JBoss
15 32 (2.99%) Sun
15 32 (2.99%) MapR
16 30 (2.81%) Hortonworks
16 30 (2.81%) Teradata
17 19 (1.78%) CommVault
18 16 (1.50%) TIBCO
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Teleperformance
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £83500 - £88500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £83500 - £87500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago