The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 198 189 198
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 13 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.42% 0.062%
As % of the System Software category 2.63% 3.87% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
495 594 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.27% 10.80% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 426 529 430
Average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Oracle RAC
England

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Oracle RAC Salary Histogram 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 10 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
Worcestershire - 7 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham -5 4 £41,000 +2.50%
Solihull - 2 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (90.91%) Oracle Database
3 17 (77.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 17 (77.27%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (72.73%) UNIX
4 16 (72.73%) Linux
5 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
5 13 (59.09%) SQL
5 13 (59.09%) Data Guard
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (45.45%) Shell Script
7 8 (36.36%) Finance
7 8 (36.36%) Replication
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 8 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle Streams
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (31.82%) Hyperion
9 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
9 6 (27.27%) Essbase
9 6 (27.27%) Retail
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) Toad
9 6 (27.27%) ClearCase
9 6 (27.27%) OLTP

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) Oracle Database
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (27.27%) Big Data
5 6 (27.27%) OLTP
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (27.27%) Essbase
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (9.09%) DTS
7 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) ClearCase
1 6 (27.27%) Toad
1 6 (27.27%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) DBA
2 18 (81.82%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (45.45%) Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Replication
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Exalytics
4 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) UNIX
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (27.27%) Time Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) MCSA
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) OCP
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) Data Guard
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Hyperion
3 6 (27.27%) Fujitsu
4 2 (9.09%) Mercator
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) webMethods
5 1 (4.55%) Sybase
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Sun
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