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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 208 195 176
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.040% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 0.40% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 19
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -
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
482 497 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.96% 9.97% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 394 439 541
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 May 2015. 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 -11 1 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) UNIX
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
3 10 (76.92%) Linux
4 9 (69.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
5 8 (61.54%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
5 8 (61.54%) SQL
5 8 (61.54%) Solaris
5 8 (61.54%) OCA
5 8 (61.54%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (61.54%) Data Guard
5 8 (61.54%) Time Management
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) Informix
7 2 (15.38%) Toad
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Informix
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (7.69%) Essbase
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Toad
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) DBA
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (69.23%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) UNIX
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) OCA
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (61.54%) Data Guard
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Foglight
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
3 1 (7.69%) Pegasus