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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 773 631 521
Rank change year-on-year -142 -110  
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 101 312 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.32% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 0.88% 2.50% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 79 203 414
Median salary £47,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.09% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.47% +10.52%  

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 11500 12483 12809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.93% 12.69% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9776 10639 10603
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -148 98 £47,500 -13.63% 11
South East +36 41 £47,000 -6.00% 2
East of England -27 24 £47,000 -15.31% 2
Hampshire +17 14 £42,500 -10.52%
Yorkshire -18 14 £65,000 +44.44% 1
London -84 13 £70,500 +24.55% 1
Hertfordshire +7 12 £47,000 -16.07%
Leeds +4 12 £70,000 +86.66% 1
West Yorkshire -6 12 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 11 £47,000 -
South West -9 9 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Borehamwood - 9 £47,000 -
Amersham - 9 £47,000 -
Surrey +30 8 £42,000 -16.00% 1
Berkshire +17 8 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Bedfordshire +6 8 £45,000 -23.07% 2
Luton +5 7 - - 2
Wiltshire +4 4 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Essex +1 4 £50,000 -
Egham - 4 - -
East Midlands +21 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Nottinghamshire -4 3 £37,500 -28.57%
Nottingham -4 3 £37,500 -28.57%
North West -44 3 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland - 3 £37,500 -
Staines +6 2 £80,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £51,250 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Watford - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 226 (100.00%) Oracle
2 172 (76.11%) Oracle Database
3 142 (62.83%) SQL
4 122 (53.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 119 (52.65%) Linux
6 117 (51.77%) Oracle RMAN
7 104 (46.02%) Performance Tuning
8 102 (45.13%) Data Guard
9 94 (41.59%) PL/SQL
10 86 (38.05%) Oracle Database 12c
11 77 (34.07%) Relational Database
12 64 (28.32%) Unix
12 64 (28.32%) RDBMS
13 60 (26.55%) Windows
14 55 (24.34%) Shell Script
15 54 (23.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 54 (23.89%) SQL Server
16 52 (23.01%) VMware
17 47 (20.80%) Oracle Certification
18 43 (19.03%) Oracle Database 10g
19 42 (18.58%) ITIL
20 41 (18.14%) Java
21 40 (17.70%) MySQL
22 38 (16.81%) WebLogic
22 38 (16.81%) OCP
23 37 (16.37%) Oracle Exadata
24 33 (14.60%) Finance
25 31 (13.72%) Oracle EBS
25 31 (13.72%) Solaris
26 30 (13.27%) Middleware

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 (16.81%) WebLogic
2 15 (6.64%) JBoss
3 14 (6.19%) WebSphere
4 13 (5.75%) Apache
4 13 (5.75%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.31%) Oracle Coherence
6 11 (4.87%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (3.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (3.54%) IIS
9 7 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (2.65%) DataSynapse
11 3 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.88%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.44%) Liferay
13 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (13.72%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (12.83%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (8.41%) SAP ERP
4 14 (6.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (5.75%) SAP Hybris
6 11 (4.87%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (2.65%) RMDS
8 2 (0.88%) Siebel CRM
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle ASCP
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.65%) Boomi
2 3 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.33%) SaaS
3 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.83%) LDAP
1 29 (12.83%) NAS
1 29 (12.83%) SAN
2 18 (7.96%) Internet
3 16 (7.08%) WAN
4 13 (5.75%) DNS
4 13 (5.75%) LAN
5 12 (5.31%) FCoE
5 12 (5.31%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (5.31%) iSCSI
5 12 (5.31%) Multicast
6 11 (4.87%) HTTP
7 10 (4.42%) SSL
8 5 (2.21%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.77%) Firewall
10 3 (1.33%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.33%) MPLS
10 3 (1.33%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.33%) VPN
11 2 (0.88%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (76.11%) Oracle Database
2 122 (53.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 86 (38.05%) Oracle Database 12c
4 77 (34.07%) Relational Database
5 64 (28.32%) RDBMS
6 54 (23.89%) SQL Server
7 43 (19.03%) Oracle Database 10g
8 40 (17.70%) MySQL
9 37 (16.37%) Oracle Exadata
10 23 (10.18%) MongoDB
11 21 (9.29%) NoSQL
12 20 (8.85%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (8.41%) Oracle9i Database
14 16 (7.08%) Hadoop
15 14 (6.19%) BusinessObjects
15 14 (6.19%) HBase
16 11 (4.87%) OLAP
16 11 (4.87%) OLTP
16 11 (4.87%) Oracle OLAP
17 8 (3.54%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 10 (4.42%) Oracle APEX
1 10 (4.42%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (4.42%) Subversion
2 9 (3.98%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.54%) PeopleTools
4 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.44%) JIRA
5 1 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 33 (14.60%) Finance
2 17 (7.52%) Retail
3 9 (3.98%) Automotive
3 9 (3.98%) Publishing
4 8 (3.54%) Games
4 8 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.10%) Banking
6 6 (2.65%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.21%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) French Language
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 141 (62.39%) DBA
2 132 (58.41%) Oracle DBA
3 62 (27.43%) Administrator
4 29 (12.83%) Architect
5 23 (10.18%) Infrastructure Architect
6 20 (8.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 16 (7.08%) Developer
7 16 (7.08%) Technical Architect
8 14 (6.19%) Senior DBA
8 14 (6.19%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 12 (5.31%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 12 (5.31%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (3.98%) DBA Manager
10 9 (3.98%) Development DBA
10 9 (3.98%) Oracle Development DBA
11 8 (3.54%) Oracle Developer
11 8 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.10%) Analyst
12 7 (3.10%) Database Analyst
12 7 (3.10%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.27%) Middleware
2 27 (11.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 22 (9.73%) Web Services
4 19 (8.41%) J2EE
4 19 (8.41%) XML
5 15 (6.64%) Spring
6 14 (6.19%) JMS
7 13 (5.75%) RESTful
7 13 (5.75%) Spring Integration
8 7 (3.10%) XSLT
9 6 (2.65%) HTML
9 6 (2.65%) IDoc
9 6 (2.65%) Rendezvous
9 6 (2.65%) SAP ALE
9 6 (2.65%) SAP Fiori
9 6 (2.65%) SAP PI
9 6 (2.65%) Ultra Messaging
9 6 (2.65%) XML Schema
10 4 (1.77%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (1.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.41%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.75%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.75%) Replication
3 10 (4.42%) Clustering
4 8 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.54%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (3.54%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.65%) Fintech
7 5 (2.21%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.88%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.44%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 119 (52.65%) Linux
2 64 (28.32%) Unix
3 60 (26.55%) Windows
4 31 (13.72%) Solaris
5 15 (6.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (6.19%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (46.02%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (18.58%) ITIL
3 27 (11.95%) E-Commerce
4 21 (9.29%) ERP
5 20 (8.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 19 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (7.96%) Analytics
7 18 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (7.96%) High Availability
8 17 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (7.52%) Data Integration
9 16 (7.08%) Database Tuning
9 16 (7.08%) Infrastructure Management
10 15 (6.64%) Coaching
11 14 (6.19%) Data Analytics
12 13 (5.75%) B2B
12 13 (5.75%) B2C
12 13 (5.75%) Business Development
12 13 (5.75%) Data Modelling
12 13 (5.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 142 (62.83%) SQL
2 94 (41.59%) PL/SQL
3 55 (24.34%) Shell Script
4 41 (18.14%) Java
5 10 (4.42%) C
5 10 (4.42%) Korn
6 9 (3.98%) Perl
7 8 (3.54%) SQR
8 7 (3.10%) C++
8 7 (3.10%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.65%) ABAP
9 6 (2.65%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.21%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.77%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.88%) PHP
13 1 (0.44%) AWK
13 1 (0.44%) C-shell
13 1 (0.44%) Python
13 1 (0.44%) Ruby
13 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (20.80%) Oracle Certification
2 38 (16.81%) OCP
3 25 (11.06%) OCA
4 24 (10.62%) Degree
5 14 (6.19%) SC Cleared
5 14 (6.19%) Security Cleared
6 13 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (4.87%) ISEB
8 8 (3.54%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.06%) SLA
2 7 (3.10%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.21%) QA
4 4 (1.77%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.19%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.31%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.31%) KVM
3 12 (5.31%) NFS
3 12 (5.31%) SRDF
3 12 (5.31%) Xen
4 11 (4.87%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.65%) Oracle Clusterware
6 4 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.88%) HDFS
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 117 (51.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 102 (45.13%) Data Guard
3 54 (23.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 22 (9.73%) NetBackup
5 19 (8.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 19 (8.41%) Puppet
6 8 (3.54%) Ansible
6 8 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.65%) MOM
7 6 (2.65%) Nagios
8 4 (1.77%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.33%) OpenAM
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle Flashback
10 2 (0.88%) Ambari
10 2 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.88%) Oozie
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 2 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 226 (100.00%) Oracle
2 52 (23.01%) VMware
3 23 (10.18%) Cisco
4 19 (8.41%) NetApp
4 19 (8.41%) SAP
5 18 (7.96%) IBM
6 17 (7.52%) Microsoft
7 16 (7.08%) EMC
7 16 (7.08%) Red Hat
8 13 (5.75%) Dynatrace
8 13 (5.75%) HP
8 13 (5.75%) hybris
8 13 (5.75%) Sybase
9 12 (5.31%) Intel
10 11 (4.87%) F5
11 10 (4.42%) Infoblox
12 9 (3.98%) Brocade
13 8 (3.54%) PeopleSoft
13 8 (3.54%) SaltStack
14 7 (3.10%) Veritas
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