The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Oracle RAC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 95 97
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.73% 0.077% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 11.27% 1.19% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 4
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  

Oracle RAC is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 71 84 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 6.44% 6.48% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 57
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £36,878
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% +8.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Oracle RAC in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 8 (100.00%) Security Management
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DBA
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (100.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle