The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 101 130 137
Rank change year-on-year +29 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 4 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.33% 0.82% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 2.06% 4.68% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 8
Median salary - £53,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 194 342 320
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 15.84% 17.57% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 146 316 217
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,688
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Oracle RAC in Reading

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (60.00%) High Availability
2 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) Physics
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (60.00%) Database Tuning
2 6 (60.00%) VLDB
2 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) OLTP
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) OLAP
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
1 4 (40.00%) LDAP
1 4 (40.00%) NAS
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) OLAP
2 6 (60.00%) OLTP
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (60.00%) VLDB
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) DBA
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Server Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Support
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Server Support
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Applications Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Applications Support
2 4 (40.00%) Web Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LAMP
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Code Optimisation
1 6 (60.00%) Database Tuning
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
1 6 (60.00%) High Availability
1 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (60.00%) Physics
2 4 (40.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (40.00%) OpenAM
2 4 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Sun