Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 942 934 948
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14 -230
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 156 253 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.65% 1.03% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 134 165 151
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,375 £66,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +3.19% -1.05%

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 24,061 24,617 21,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.74% 14.30% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19,712 19,975 18,077
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -

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 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Oracle RAC in the UK

Oracle RAC
Top 15 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 19 June 2019. 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 +20 144 £52,500 +5.00% 10
UK excluding London +13 92 £50,000 +3.09% 6
London +55 64 £60,000 +2.13% 4
South East +46 50 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South West +26 14 £47,500 -5.94%
Scotland +3 10 £42,500 -15.00%
Midlands +45 8 £45,000 -
East Midlands +28 6 £45,000 -
North of England +3 5 £45,000 +20.00% 3
North West +33 3 £37,500 -28.57% 2
East of England +21 3 £55,000 +22.22%
West Midlands +33 2 £40,500 -10.00%
Northern Ireland - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -33 1 - -
North East - 1 £84,218 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Oracle
2 96 (61.54%) Linux
3 92 (58.97%) Oracle Database
4 80 (51.28%) SQL Server
4 80 (51.28%) SQL
5 66 (42.31%) Unix
6 65 (41.67%) MySQL
7 60 (38.46%) Java
7 60 (38.46%) Data Guard
8 52 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 52 (33.33%) RDBMS
9 51 (32.69%) Perl
10 49 (31.41%) Tomcat
10 49 (31.41%) Bash Shell
11 48 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
11 48 (30.77%) WebLogic
12 47 (30.13%) Performance Tuning
13 46 (29.49%) JBoss
13 46 (29.49%) TCP/IP
14 44 (28.21%) Windows
14 44 (28.21%) Firewall
14 44 (28.21%) SaaS
15 43 (27.56%) Puppet
15 43 (27.56%) Web Operations
15 43 (27.56%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 41 (26.28%) Python
17 40 (25.64%) DevOps
18 39 (25.00%) PowerShell
19 38 (24.36%) Oracle Database 11g
19 38 (24.36%) Ansible

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 49 (31.41%) Tomcat
2 48 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 46 (29.49%) JBoss
4 20 (12.82%) WebSphere
5 15 (9.62%) Apache
6 12 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.92%) WordPress
8 2 (1.28%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 18 (11.54%) Oracle 11i
2 15 (9.62%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (8.97%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.92%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 48 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (28.21%) SaaS
3 31 (19.87%) OpenShift
4 6 (3.85%) Boomi
5 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.28%) IaaS
7 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (29.49%) TCP/IP
2 44 (28.21%) Firewall
3 23 (14.74%) SAN
4 16 (10.26%) NAS
5 12 (7.69%) HTTP
6 7 (4.49%) VSAN
7 5 (3.21%) Network Security
8 3 (1.92%) Internet
8 3 (1.92%) LAN
8 3 (1.92%) WAN
9 2 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (58.97%) Oracle Database
2 80 (51.28%) SQL Server
3 65 (41.67%) MySQL
4 52 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 52 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 38 (24.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 31 (19.87%) Oracle Database 12c
7 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (14.10%) Big Data
9 21 (13.46%) Oracle Exadata
10 20 (12.82%) MongoDB
11 19 (12.18%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (6.41%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (4.49%) OLTP
15 6 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.92%) JIRA
3 2 (1.28%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.28%) Maven
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 25 (16.03%) Finance
2 16 (10.26%) Banking
3 9 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Marketing
5 4 (2.56%) Games
6 2 (1.28%) Advertising
6 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (44.23%) DBA
2 48 (30.77%) Oracle DBA
3 44 (28.21%) Administrator
4 41 (26.28%) Linux Engineer
5 29 (18.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 27 (17.31%) DevOps Engineer
6 27 (17.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 26 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 18 (11.54%) Developer
9 15 (9.62%) DV Cleared DBA
10 12 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (6.41%) AWS DevOps
11 10 (6.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 10 (6.41%) AWS Engineer
11 10 (6.41%) Senior DBA
12 9 (5.77%) Architect
12 9 (5.77%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 8 (5.13%) Oracle Architect
14 7 (4.49%) Applications Engineer
14 7 (4.49%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.10%) Middleware
2 15 (9.62%) LDAP
3 12 (7.69%) LAMP
3 12 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 6 (3.85%) SAP PI
5 5 (3.21%) XML
6 4 (2.56%) JDBC
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.92%) IDoc
7 3 (1.92%) SAP ALE
7 3 (1.92%) XML Schema
8 2 (1.28%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.28%) JMS
8 2 (1.28%) JPA
8 2 (1.28%) REST
8 2 (1.28%) SOAP
8 2 (1.28%) Spring
9 1 (0.64%) .NET
9 1 (0.64%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.44%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (19.87%) Private Cloud
3 21 (13.46%) Clustering
4 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (12.82%) Replication
5 2 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.28%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.64%) CMDB
6 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.64%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 96 (61.54%) Linux
2 66 (42.31%) Unix
3 44 (28.21%) Windows
4 33 (21.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.41%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (5.13%) Solaris
7 5 (3.21%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.64%) AIX
8 1 (0.64%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.13%) Performance Tuning
2 43 (27.56%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 43 (27.56%) Web Operations
3 40 (25.64%) DevOps
4 29 (18.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (16.67%) High Availability
5 26 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (11.54%) Data Security
6 18 (11.54%) Task Automation
7 12 (7.69%) Migration
8 10 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (5.77%) Open Source
10 8 (5.13%) ITIL
11 7 (4.49%) SDLC
12 6 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
13 5 (3.21%) Computer Science
13 5 (3.21%) Unit Testing
14 4 (2.56%) Time Management
14 4 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (51.28%) SQL
2 60 (38.46%) Java
3 51 (32.69%) Perl
4 49 (31.41%) Bash Shell
5 41 (26.28%) Python
6 39 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 32 (20.51%) Shell Script
8 23 (14.74%) Ruby
9 22 (14.10%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.92%) ABAP
10 3 (1.92%) PHP
11 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.54%) DV Cleared
3 12 (7.69%) OCP
3 12 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.49%) Degree
6 4 (2.56%) OCA
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.28%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.28%) QA
1 2 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (19.87%) Docker
2 13 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.85%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 60 (38.46%) Data Guard
2 43 (27.56%) Puppet
3 38 (24.36%) Ansible
4 37 (23.72%) Oracle RMAN
5 31 (19.87%) Kubernetes
5 31 (19.87%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (17.31%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 17 (10.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (5.13%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (4.49%) Oracle ZFS
9 7 (4.49%) vCenter Server
10 4 (2.56%) Foglight
11 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 156 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (14.74%) Sun
3 18 (11.54%) HP
3 18 (11.54%) Sybase
4 17 (10.90%) Red Hat
5 13 (8.33%) VMware
6 12 (7.69%) OutSystems
7 7 (4.49%) Dell
8 6 (3.85%) SAP
9 4 (2.56%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.92%) IBM
10 3 (1.92%) NetApp
11 2 (1.28%) Remedy
11 2 (1.28%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.64%) CA Agile Central
12 1 (0.64%) Egenera
12 1 (0.64%) Informatica
12 1 (0.64%) PeopleSoft