Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 963 723 969
Rank change year-on-year -240 +246 -28
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 110 48 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.075% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 0.48% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 45
10th Percentile £40,500 £36,750 £30,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00% +19.05%
75th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £64,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 23,109 11,734 21,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.80% 18.39% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15,577 9,908 17,635
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,250 £38,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +10.59% -

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in the UK

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Oracle RAC in the UK

Oracle RAC
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Oracle RAC over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Oracle RAC in the UK

Oracle RAC
Top 12 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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -212 92 £50,000 - 10
UK excluding London -155 80 £50,000 - 8
North of England -67 54 £47,500 - 1
North West - 45 £53,750 - 1
Work from Home -199 22 £60,000 +29.73% 2
South East -111 21 £50,000 -9.09% 3
London -213 16 £60,000 +20.00% 4
South West -38 10 - - 1
Yorkshire -65 9 £47,500 -
Scotland -66 4 £72,500 +61.11% 2
East Midlands -68 1 - -
Midlands -102 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Oracle
2 99 (90.00%) Oracle Database
3 92 (83.64%) Data Guard
4 72 (65.45%) Middleware
5 60 (54.55%) Capacity Management
6 55 (50.00%) Linux
7 48 (43.64%) SQL
7 48 (43.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 47 (42.73%) Azure
8 47 (42.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 44 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 39 (35.45%) Replication
11 38 (34.55%) WebLogic
11 38 (34.55%) AWS
11 38 (34.55%) Oracle Fusion
11 38 (34.55%) SC Cleared
11 38 (34.55%) Security Cleared
12 37 (33.64%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (30.00%) JBoss
13 33 (30.00%) DevOps
14 32 (29.09%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (28.18%) Oracle EBS R12
16 30 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
16 30 (27.27%) Jenkins
16 30 (27.27%) Data Science
17 29 (26.36%) Public Cloud
17 29 (26.36%) Performance Tuning
17 29 (26.36%) Solaris
18 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
19 27 (24.55%) Business Development

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 38 (34.55%) WebLogic
2 33 (30.00%) JBoss
3 27 (24.55%) IIS
4 21 (19.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 19 (17.27%) Oracle 9iAS
6 4 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.73%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 31 (28.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (19.09%) Oracle 11i
3 21 (19.09%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (3.64%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 47 (42.73%) Azure
2 38 (34.55%) AWS
3 7 (6.36%) IaaS
4 5 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.64%) Snowflake
6 3 (2.73%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.73%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.73%) PaaS
6 3 (2.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.82%) GCP
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.91%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) Firewall
2 3 (2.73%) DNS
2 3 (2.73%) Network Security
3 2 (1.82%) HTTP
3 2 (1.82%) SNMP
4 1 (0.91%) DHCP
4 1 (0.91%) MPLS
4 1 (0.91%) PBX
4 1 (0.91%) Skype
4 1 (0.91%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (0.91%) VLAN
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
4 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (90.00%) Oracle Database
2 48 (43.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 44 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 19 (17.27%) OLAP
5 19 (17.27%) OLTP
5 19 (17.27%) Oracle OLAP
6 13 (11.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (10.91%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (4.55%) MySQL
10 5 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (3.64%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (3.64%) DTS
11 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.64%) VLDB
12 3 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 30 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
3 22 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (4.55%) Toad
5 3 (2.73%) ClearCase
5 3 (2.73%) ERwin
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.73%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (2.73%) Subversion
5 3 (2.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.82%) PROIV
7 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket Server
7 1 (0.91%) GitLab
7 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 12 (10.91%) Social Skills
2 11 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.45%) Presentation Skills
4 4 (3.64%) Retail
5 3 (2.73%) Banking
5 3 (2.73%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.82%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.91%) Finance
7 1 (0.91%) Law
7 1 (0.91%) Marketing
7 1 (0.91%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 85 (77.27%) DBA
2 50 (45.45%) Oracle DBA
3 42 (38.18%) Administrator
4 11 (10.00%) Senior DBA
5 6 (5.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 5 (4.55%) Consultant
6 5 (4.55%) Database Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (3.64%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Applications Support
7 4 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (3.64%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (65.45%) Middleware
2 38 (34.55%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (8.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 6 (5.45%) HTML
5 4 (3.64%) .NET
5 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.64%) CSS
5 4 (3.64%) RESTful
6 3 (2.73%) MCollective
6 3 (2.73%) Web Services
7 2 (1.82%) JDBC
7 2 (1.82%) LDAP
7 2 (1.82%) PostGIS
7 2 (1.82%) XML
7 2 (1.82%) XSLT
8 1 (0.91%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (35.45%) Replication
2 29 (26.36%) Public Cloud
3 27 (24.55%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.55%) LIMS
5 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.73%) NHS
6 2 (1.82%) CMDB
7 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.91%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.91%) EPoS
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (50.00%) Linux
2 29 (26.36%) Solaris
3 23 (20.91%) Windows
4 16 (14.55%) Unix
5 10 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.45%) AIX
6 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.82%) HPUX
8 2 (1.82%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.91%) CentOS
9 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (54.55%) Capacity Management
2 37 (33.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (30.00%) DevOps
4 32 (29.09%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
5 30 (27.27%) Data Science
6 29 (26.36%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (24.55%) Business Development
7 27 (24.55%) CI/CD
8 11 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
8 11 (10.00%) E-business
8 11 (10.00%) High Availability
9 8 (7.27%) ITSM
9 8 (7.27%) Migration
9 8 (7.27%) Presales
10 7 (6.36%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (6.36%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.36%) ITIL
10 7 (6.36%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (3.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (43.64%) SQL
2 14 (12.73%) PL/SQL
3 7 (6.36%) Java
3 7 (6.36%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.64%) C#
6 3 (2.73%) Korn
6 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.82%) AWK
7 2 (1.82%) Bash
7 2 (1.82%) COBOL
7 2 (1.82%) Perl
7 2 (1.82%) Python
7 2 (1.82%) sed
8 1 (0.91%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 38 (34.55%) SC Cleared
1 38 (34.55%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (4.55%) Degree
4 2 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.82%) OCP
5 1 (0.91%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.91%) CCNA
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.91%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.91%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.91%) MCSA
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.91%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) HL7
2 3 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.91%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) Samba
Systems Management
1 92 (83.64%) Data Guard
2 47 (42.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 27 (24.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (7.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (3.64%) Ansible
5 4 (3.64%) SCOM
5 4 (3.64%) Simpana
6 3 (2.73%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.73%) Puppet
6 3 (2.73%) Terraform
6 3 (2.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.82%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 110 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (20.91%) Red Hat
3 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.36%) Commvault
5 4 (3.64%) Cognizant
5 4 (3.64%) Remedy
6 3 (2.73%) Perforce
6 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.73%) SAP
7 2 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.91%) Aruba
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco
8 1 (0.91%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.91%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.91%) Juniper
8 1 (0.91%) Mitel
8 1 (0.91%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (0.91%) UiPath