The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 93 99 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.078% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 1.82% 0.72% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Oracle RAC
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
165 139 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.78% 10.90% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 156 126 120
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Wales region.

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in Wales

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
South Wales +7 3 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Veritas
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) LAN

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) OLAP
4 1 (20.00%) OLTP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Veritas
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago