Period
to 28 February 2020

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 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 942 920 1033
Rank change year-on-year -22 +113 -216
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 63 190 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 0.80% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 43 134 126
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.70% -18.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,125 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% -14.29%

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 20,887 23,681 23,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.99% 15.68% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17,038 19,376 19,538
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Oracle RAC in the UK

Oracle RAC
Top 10 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 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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
England +3 62 £57,500 +9.52% 15
UK excluding London -4 35 £40,000 -15.79% 8
London +49 28 £80,000 +45.45% 7
Midlands +33 15 £27,500 -38.89% 4
East Midlands +23 15 £27,500 -38.89% 1
South East +13 10 £62,500 +19.05% 3
South West +49 5 £52,500 -36.36%
North of England +62 4 £37,500 -11.76%
North West +42 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Scotland +11 1 £37,500 -6.25%

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 50 (79.37%) SQL
3 31 (49.21%) Linux
4 29 (46.03%) Data Guard
5 28 (44.44%) Oracle Database
6 26 (41.27%) SQL Server
7 23 (36.51%) Java
8 22 (34.92%) Relational Database
9 21 (33.33%) Unix
9 21 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (30.16%) High Availability
11 18 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
12 17 (26.98%) DevOps
12 17 (26.98%) PL/SQL
13 16 (25.40%) Windows
14 15 (23.81%) Oracle RMAN
15 14 (22.22%) Finance
16 12 (19.05%) OCP
16 12 (19.05%) ETL
16 12 (19.05%) RDBMS
16 12 (19.05%) Oracle Certification
16 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (17.46%) Red Hat
18 10 (15.87%) Firmware
18 10 (15.87%) Flash
18 10 (15.87%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (15.87%) Opscode Chef

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 8 (12.70%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.11%) JBoss
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.17%) nginx
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) AWS
1 8 (12.70%) SaaS
2 7 (11.11%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Azure
4 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (1.59%) Boomi
4 1 (1.59%) IaaS
4 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.52%) SAN
3 5 (7.94%) NAS
4 2 (3.17%) Internet
4 2 (3.17%) SSL
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) PPTP
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 26 (41.27%) SQL Server
3 22 (34.92%) Relational Database
4 18 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
5 12 (19.05%) RDBMS
5 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (15.87%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (12.70%) MySQL
9 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
12 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (3.17%) Big Data
13 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2017
13 2 (3.17%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.17%) Fiddler
1 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.17%) Maven
1 2 (3.17%) Subversion
1 2 (3.17%) Toad
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Automotive
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) DBA
2 29 (46.03%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (14.29%) Architect
4 8 (12.70%) Data Architect
4 8 (12.70%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Financials DBA
5 7 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) SAP PI Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Site Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (6.35%) ETL Developer
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Flash
2 6 (9.52%) LDAP
2 6 (9.52%) XML
3 5 (7.94%) SAP PI
4 4 (6.35%) IDoc
4 4 (6.35%) SAP ALE
4 4 (6.35%) XML Schema
5 3 (4.76%) Middleware
6 2 (3.17%) .NET
6 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.17%) JDBC
6 2 (3.17%) JMS
6 2 (3.17%) JPA
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (3.17%) REST
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.17%) SOAP
6 2 (3.17%) Spring
7 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (11.11%) Private Cloud
1 7 (11.11%) Replication
2 6 (9.52%) Clustering
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.59%) CMDB
5 1 (1.59%) FMCG
5 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (49.21%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Unix
3 16 (25.40%) Windows
4 11 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (7.94%) AIX
6 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
7 4 (6.35%) Solaris
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (30.16%) High Availability
3 17 (26.98%) DevOps
4 12 (19.05%) ETL
5 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (12.70%) Data Architecture
7 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
7 8 (12.70%) Open Source
8 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 7 (11.11%) Web Operations
9 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.52%) ITIL
9 6 (9.52%) Line Management
10 5 (7.94%) Change Management
11 4 (6.35%) Data Mapping
11 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
11 4 (6.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (79.37%) SQL
2 23 (36.51%) Java
3 17 (26.98%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 9 (14.29%) Perl
4 9 (14.29%) Python
4 9 (14.29%) Ruby
5 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.35%) ABAP
6 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.17%) C
7 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) OCP
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.76%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Firmware
2 9 (14.29%) Docker
3 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (46.03%) Data Guard
2 15 (23.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (15.87%) Ansible
3 10 (15.87%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 7 (11.11%) Puppet
5 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 6 (9.52%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.59%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (17.46%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.70%) VMware
3 8 (12.70%) WorldPay
4 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.11%) Sun
5 5 (7.94%) SAP
6 3 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (3.17%) NetApp
7 2 (3.17%) Remedy
7 2 (3.17%) Sybase
8 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.59%) Citrix
8 1 (1.59%) Veritas