Period
to 7 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK > England
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 786 891 896
Rank change year-on-year +105 +5 +94
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 52 28 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.066% 0.030% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 0.17% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 127
10th Percentile £47,500 " £40,000
25th Percentile £48,125 £26,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £27,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +118.18% -47.62% +5.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £69,750 £75,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +60.00% -26.83% +2.50%

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

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 15,051 16,189 22,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.13% 17.40% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12,047 13,405 18,483
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in England

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Oracle RAC in England.

Salary trend for Oracle RAC in England

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Oracle RAC in England over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Oracle RAC in England

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the England region over the 6 months to 7 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +93 31 £65,000 +4.00% 2
South East +53 13 £60,000 -
Midlands -1 6 £50,000 +81.82% 2
East Midlands -3 6 £50,000 +81.82%
South West -21 1 - -
North of England - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Oracle RAC
UK

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, IT jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (94.23%) Oracle Database
3 40 (76.92%) Oracle RMAN
4 32 (61.54%) Linux
5 31 (59.62%) Data Guard
6 28 (53.85%) Azure
7 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
8 26 (50.00%) AWS
9 25 (48.08%) Oracle Exadata
9 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database 12c
10 24 (46.15%) SQL
10 24 (46.15%) Unix
11 21 (40.38%) Social Skills
12 20 (38.46%) PL/SQL
13 17 (32.69%) Perl
14 16 (30.77%) Clustering
14 16 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (28.85%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (28.85%) WebLogic
16 14 (26.92%) Windows
16 14 (26.92%) MySQL
16 14 (26.92%) Google
16 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2016
16 14 (26.92%) GCP
17 13 (25.00%) Shell Script
18 12 (23.08%) Middleware
19 11 (21.15%) RDBMS
19 11 (21.15%) SOA
19 11 (21.15%) Oracle Reports

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 15 (28.85%) WebLogic
2 11 (21.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Fuse
4 3 (5.77%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.92%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 28 (53.85%) Azure
2 26 (50.00%) AWS
3 14 (26.92%) GCP
4 3 (5.77%) IaaS
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) DHCP
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) FTP
2 3 (5.77%) NAS
2 3 (5.77%) SAN
2 3 (5.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (94.23%) Oracle Database
2 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
3 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 25 (48.08%) Oracle Exadata
4 15 (28.85%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (26.92%) MySQL
5 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (21.15%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (21.15%) RDBMS
6 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
7 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (13.46%) Hadoop
8 7 (13.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (11.54%) Big Data
10 5 (9.62%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
11 4 (7.69%) TKPROF
12 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
1 1 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 21 (40.38%) Social Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Automotive
3 5 (9.62%) Publishing
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
4 4 (7.69%) Finance
4 4 (7.69%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Czech Language
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) DBA
2 27 (51.92%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (15.38%) MySQL DBA
3 8 (15.38%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 8 (15.38%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 6 (11.54%) Database Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Service Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Senior DBA
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) AIX Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) Cloud Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) Junior
8 1 (1.92%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Middleware
2 11 (21.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (13.46%) LDAP
5 6 (11.54%) J2EE
6 4 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Clustering
2 10 (19.23%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (13.46%) Virtual Team
4 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.54%) Replication
5 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
5 5 (9.62%) FMCG
6 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (5.77%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.92%) LIMS
8 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (61.54%) Linux
2 24 (46.15%) Unix
3 14 (26.92%) Windows
4 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (7.69%) AIX
7 3 (5.77%) Solaris
7 3 (5.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (21.15%) SOA
3 10 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 7 (13.46%) Cloud Operations
5 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (13.46%) Presales
6 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (11.54%) DevOps
6 6 (11.54%) High Availability
6 6 (11.54%) Microservices
6 6 (11.54%) Open Source
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Management
6 6 (11.54%) Prototyping
6 6 (11.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 5 (9.62%) Logistics
7 5 (9.62%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 17 (32.69%) Perl
4 13 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 10 (19.23%) Python
6 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.77%) AWK
8 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.77%) C
8 3 (5.77%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) OCP
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Master's Degree
3 3 (5.77%) OCA
3 3 (5.77%) RHCE
3 3 (5.77%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Docker
2 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.77%) Firmware
3 3 (5.77%) KVM
3 3 (5.77%) OCFS2
3 3 (5.77%) Postfix
3 3 (5.77%) qmail
3 3 (5.77%) Samba
3 3 (5.77%) Sendmail
3 3 (5.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (5.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Xen
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (76.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 31 (59.62%) Data Guard
3 6 (11.54%) Ansible
3 6 (11.54%) Kubernetes
3 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (11.54%) Puppet
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Statspack
6 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 3 (5.77%) SELinux
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (26.92%) Google
3 5 (9.62%) HP
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) Delphix
5 1 (1.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) VMware