The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 225 201 148
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -53
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 11 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% 0.22% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 1.75% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 17
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.05%
Oracle RAC
England

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

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
585 629 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.47% 12.73% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 466 563 348
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -19.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle RAC Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Birmingham -8 2 £40,500 -10.00%
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Informix
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Database Security
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Toad
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Foglight
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Informix
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DBA
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Database Security
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (16.67%) Foglight
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle