The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
England / South West
Rank 205 215 245
Rank change year-on-year +10 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 26 40 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.52% 0.68% 0.066%
As % of the System Software category 4.44% 4.70% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 0
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
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 the South West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 586 851 753
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 11.63% 14.49% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 483 735 605
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Oracle RAC in the South West

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RAC in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle RAC in the South West

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +22 11 £45,000 -6.25%
Somerset -19 8 £60,000 +41.17%
Dorset - 1 £60,000 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 49 (92.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 39 (73.58%) Oracle RMAN
4 33 (62.26%) Data Guard
5 26 (49.06%) Linux
6 22 (41.51%) NetBackup
6 22 (41.51%) Oracle EBS
7 21 (39.62%) Oracle Applications
7 21 (39.62%) SQL
7 21 (39.62%) Oracle EBS R12
8 19 (35.85%) Oracle 11i
8 19 (35.85%) SLA
9 18 (33.96%) WebLogic
10 17 (32.08%) PeopleSoft
10 17 (32.08%) MySQL
10 17 (32.08%) ITIL
10 17 (32.08%) Oracle OWB
10 17 (32.08%) PeopleTools
10 17 (32.08%) SQR
10 17 (32.08%) ITIL V3
10 17 (32.08%) SC Cleared
10 17 (32.08%) DV Cleared
10 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
10 17 (32.08%) Infrastructure Management
11 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
11 16 (30.19%) RDBMS
12 14 (26.42%) Oracle BI EE
13 13 (24.53%) BPEL
13 13 (24.53%) Siebel

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 18 (33.96%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (39.62%) Oracle Applications
2 21 (39.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (35.85%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) SSL
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 49 (92.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (32.08%) MySQL
3 17 (32.08%) Oracle OWB
4 16 (30.19%) RDBMS
4 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
5 14 (26.42%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (18.87%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (5.66%) Essbase
10 2 (3.77%) Impala
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) PeopleTools
2 9 (16.98%) Eclipse
2 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.98%) Maven
2 9 (16.98%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) DBA
1 44 (83.02%) Oracle DBA
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 9 (16.98%) Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.21%) DBA Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Senior DBA
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 6 (11.32%) Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Core Java Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) Middleware
2 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
2 9 (16.98%) JDBC
2 9 (16.98%) JMS
2 9 (16.98%) JPA
2 9 (16.98%) REST
2 9 (16.98%) SOAP
2 9 (16.98%) Spring
2 9 (16.98%) XML
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.77%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 11 (20.75%) Unix
3 6 (11.32%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Infrastructure Management
1 17 (32.08%) ITIL
1 17 (32.08%) ITIL V3
2 13 (24.53%) BPEL
3 12 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.98%) High Availability
5 9 (16.98%) Performance Testing
5 9 (16.98%) TDD
5 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.43%) E-business
7 4 (7.55%) CRM
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.66%) Database Security
8 3 (5.66%) ERP
8 3 (5.66%) Security Patching
8 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) SOA
9 2 (3.77%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) SQR
3 12 (22.64%) PL/SQL
4 10 (18.87%) Shell Script
5 9 (16.98%) Java
5 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
6 7 (13.21%) Go
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) DV Cleared
1 17 (32.08%) SC Cleared
1 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (73.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 33 (62.26%) Data Guard
3 22 (41.51%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (32.08%) PeopleSoft
3 13 (24.53%) Siebel
4 10 (18.87%) VMware
5 6 (11.32%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) Veeam
7 3 (5.66%) Hyperion
7 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.89%) Pegasus