The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 774 649 595
Rank change year-on-year -125 -54  
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 106 329 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% 2.56% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 62 246 340
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £87,500
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 with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10772 12844 13659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.35% 12.43% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9079 10853 11204
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Oracle RAC in the UK

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle RAC in the UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
England -110 98 £52,500 - 7
South East +61 43 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Hampshire +30 19 £45,000 +2.27% 1
South West +6 18 £45,000 +12.50% 1
London -53 13 £80,000 +45.45% 1
Surrey +59 12 £56,250 +12.50%
East of England -17 10 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Berkshire +6 9 £58,750 +6.81%
Wiltshire +19 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Scotland +19 8 £37,500 -25.00%
Edinburgh +9 8 £37,500 -25.00%
West Yorkshire +16 7 £70,000 +86.66%
Leeds +10 7 £70,000 +86.66%
Yorkshire -11 7 £70,000 +55.55%
Hertfordshire +13 6 £47,000 -35.17%
Egham - 6 - -
Salisbury - 5 £45,000 -
Reading -2 4 £55,000 -4.34%
Essex -5 4 £50,000 +17.64%
Cheshire -14 4 - -
North West -35 4 - - 1
Staines -3 3 £80,000 -
Borehamwood - 3 £47,000 -
Amersham - 3 £47,000 -
Havant - 3 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £47,000 - 1
East Midlands +17 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Nottinghamshire +7 2 £45,000 -
Nottingham +3 2 £45,000 -
Watford -11 2 £75,000 +3.44%

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 310 (100.00%) Oracle
2 235 (75.81%) Oracle Database
3 175 (56.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 170 (54.84%) SQL
5 162 (52.26%) Linux
6 159 (51.29%) Oracle RMAN
7 149 (48.06%) Performance Tuning
8 141 (45.48%) Data Guard
9 118 (38.06%) Oracle Database 12c
10 101 (32.58%) PL/SQL
11 95 (30.65%) Relational Database
12 91 (29.35%) Unix
13 82 (26.45%) WebLogic
14 79 (25.48%) RDBMS
14 79 (25.48%) Finance
15 76 (24.52%) Shell Script
16 75 (24.19%) Windows
16 75 (24.19%) Java
17 71 (22.90%) SQL Server
18 69 (22.26%) Middleware
19 64 (20.65%) XML
20 63 (20.32%) OCP
20 63 (20.32%) Oracle Certification
21 60 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
22 59 (19.03%) VMware
22 59 (19.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 56 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
24 55 (17.74%) High Availability
25 52 (16.77%) SLA
25 52 (16.77%) Solaris

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 82 (26.45%) WebLogic
2 37 (11.94%) Oracle Coherence
3 34 (10.97%) Apache
3 34 (10.97%) Tomcat
4 32 (10.32%) WebSphere
5 31 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 29 (9.35%) IIS
7 22 (7.10%) DataSynapse
8 16 (5.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 15 (4.84%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (4.19%) JBoss
11 4 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.97%) Oracle UPK
13 2 (0.65%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.65%) Oracle 10gAS
14 1 (0.32%) Liferay
14 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 60 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
2 51 (16.45%) Oracle Applications
3 30 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (7.10%) RMDS
5 20 (6.45%) SAP ERP
6 19 (6.13%) Oracle 11i
7 13 (4.19%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.97%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 3 (0.97%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Utilities
10 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle ASCP
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.26%) Boomi
3 3 (0.97%) SaaS
4 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.55%) SAN
2 41 (13.23%) NAS
3 39 (12.58%) WAN
4 38 (12.26%) LAN
5 37 (11.94%) FCoE
5 37 (11.94%) Fibre Channel
5 37 (11.94%) Multicast
6 36 (11.61%) iSCSI
7 31 (10.00%) HTTP
8 27 (8.71%) LDAP
9 20 (6.45%) Internet
10 18 (5.81%) SSL
11 6 (1.94%) DNS
12 4 (1.29%) Firewall
12 4 (1.29%) TCP/IP
13 2 (0.65%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.32%) IP Telephony
14 1 (0.32%) MPLS
14 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
14 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (75.81%) Oracle Database
2 175 (56.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 118 (38.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 95 (30.65%) Relational Database
5 79 (25.48%) RDBMS
6 71 (22.90%) SQL Server
7 47 (15.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 40 (12.90%) MySQL
9 36 (11.61%) Hadoop
10 34 (10.97%) HBase
11 31 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
12 29 (9.35%) Oracle9i Database
13 20 (6.45%) Oracle OWB
14 19 (6.13%) Oracle BI EE
15 15 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (4.52%) BusinessObjects
17 12 (3.87%) OLAP
17 12 (3.87%) OLTP
17 12 (3.87%) Oracle OLAP
18 10 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (6.45%) PeopleTools
2 19 (6.13%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.13%) Maven
3 17 (5.48%) Subversion
4 15 (4.84%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (4.52%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.61%) Gradle
6 5 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.65%) Toad
8 1 (0.32%) JIRA
8 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 79 (25.48%) Finance
2 25 (8.06%) Banking
3 16 (5.16%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.55%) Advertising
5 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.29%) Games
7 3 (0.97%) Automotive
7 3 (0.97%) Marketing
7 3 (0.97%) Publishing
7 3 (0.97%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 187 (60.32%) DBA
2 183 (59.03%) Oracle DBA
3 69 (22.26%) Administrator
4 46 (14.84%) Architect
5 41 (13.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 38 (12.26%) Developer
7 35 (11.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 33 (10.65%) Technical Architect
9 30 (9.68%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 30 (9.68%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 21 (6.77%) Senior DBA
11 20 (6.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 17 (5.48%) Java Developer
12 17 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (5.16%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 16 (5.16%) Senior Developer
13 16 (5.16%) Senior Java Developer
13 16 (5.16%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 14 (4.52%) Storage Architect
14 14 (4.52%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (22.26%) Middleware
2 64 (20.65%) XML
3 39 (12.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 34 (10.97%) Spring
5 29 (9.35%) XSLT
6 27 (8.71%) JMS
7 25 (8.06%) Web Services
8 23 (7.42%) HTML
9 22 (7.10%) Rendezvous
9 22 (7.10%) Ultra Messaging
10 20 (6.45%) J2EE
10 20 (6.45%) REST
10 20 (6.45%) SOAP
11 14 (4.52%) AngularJS
11 14 (4.52%) JDBC
11 14 (4.52%) JPA
12 13 (4.19%) Oracle Fusion
12 13 (4.19%) RESTful
12 13 (4.19%) Spring Integration
13 8 (2.58%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.87%) Replication
5 9 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.65%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.65%) Fintech
7 2 (0.65%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 162 (52.26%) Linux
2 91 (29.35%) Unix
3 75 (24.19%) Windows
4 52 (16.77%) Solaris
5 20 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 12 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (48.06%) Performance Tuning
2 56 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (17.74%) High Availability
4 40 (12.90%) ITIL
5 37 (11.94%) Benchmarking
6 28 (9.03%) Infrastructure Management
6 28 (9.03%) Performance Monitoring
7 25 (8.06%) ERP
8 24 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (7.42%) Data Integration
10 22 (7.10%) ITIL V3
11 18 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (5.48%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.16%) SOA
14 15 (4.84%) Coaching
14 15 (4.84%) Database Tuning
15 14 (4.52%) Mentoring
15 14 (4.52%) Performance Testing
15 14 (4.52%) Storage Virtualisation
15 14 (4.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 170 (54.84%) SQL
2 101 (32.58%) PL/SQL
3 76 (24.52%) Shell Script
4 75 (24.19%) Java
5 37 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 20 (6.45%) SQR
7 14 (4.52%) Go
8 11 (3.55%) C
9 10 (3.23%) C++
9 10 (3.23%) Perl
10 7 (2.26%) ABAP
10 7 (2.26%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.94%) Haskell
11 6 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.94%) Scala
12 5 (1.61%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.29%) Korn
14 3 (0.97%) PHP
15 1 (0.32%) Python
15 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (20.32%) OCP
1 63 (20.32%) Oracle Certification
2 28 (9.03%) OCA
3 26 (8.39%) SC Cleared
3 26 (8.39%) Security Cleared
4 20 (6.45%) Degree
4 20 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.61%) ISEB
7 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (16.77%) SLA
2 6 (1.94%) QA
3 4 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (13.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (12.26%) NFS
3 37 (11.94%) SRDF
4 36 (11.61%) Hyper-V
4 36 (11.61%) KVM
4 36 (11.61%) Xen
5 9 (2.90%) Oracle Clusterware
6 7 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.61%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.61%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 159 (51.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 141 (45.48%) Data Guard
3 59 (19.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 49 (15.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 28 (9.03%) NetBackup
6 8 (2.58%) Puppet
7 7 (2.26%) MOM
8 3 (0.97%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle Flashback
8 3 (0.97%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.65%) Ambari
9 2 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.65%) Oozie
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 310 (100.00%) Oracle
2 59 (19.03%) VMware
3 42 (13.55%) Cisco
4 39 (12.58%) EMC
5 38 (12.26%) NetApp
6 37 (11.94%) Intel
7 34 (10.97%) IBM
8 33 (10.65%) Sybase
9 29 (9.35%) Microsoft
10 23 (7.42%) PeopleSoft
11 22 (7.10%) TIBCO
12 20 (6.45%) SAP
13 13 (4.19%) Dynatrace
13 13 (4.19%) hybris
13 13 (4.19%) Red Hat
13 13 (4.19%) Siebel
14 8 (2.58%) HP
15 6 (1.94%) BEA
16 5 (1.61%) Infoblox
16 5 (1.61%) Veeam
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