Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 747 962 917
Rank change year-on-year +215 -45 +111
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 29 149 270
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.61% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 137 195
Median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +7.32% +9.04%
10th Percentile £28,250 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £76,250 £68,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,800 £51,786 £50,000
% change year-on-year -27.01% +3.57% +6.38%

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 11,713 24,544 25,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.02% 17.19% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9,623 20,160 20,193
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,025 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +11.84%

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 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Oracle RAC in the UK

Oracle RAC
Top 9 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 8 August 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 +204 27 £42,650 -22.45% 6
UK excluding London +222 23 £37,800 -27.01% 8
Midlands +127 16 £47,500 +11.76% 2
East Midlands +95 14 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South East +134 5 £37,800 -31.27%
London +152 4 £61,250 -2.00%
Work from Home +67 3 £37,800 -34.26%
South West +99 2 £52,500 +5.00% 2
West Midlands +98 1 - -

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (96.55%) Oracle Database
3 24 (82.76%) Data Guard
4 20 (68.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 19 (65.52%) SQL
6 18 (62.07%) Linux
7 16 (55.17%) PL/SQL
8 14 (48.28%) OCP
8 14 (48.28%) Oracle Certification
9 13 (44.83%) Windows
10 12 (41.38%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (34.48%) WebLogic
11 10 (34.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (31.03%) OCA
12 9 (31.03%) Unix
12 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
14 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
14 6 (20.69%) Solaris
14 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (20.69%) Clustering
14 6 (20.69%) High Availability
14 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 12c
15 5 (17.24%) Azure
15 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (17.24%) Migration
15 5 (17.24%) Firewall
15 5 (17.24%) Middleware
15 5 (17.24%) AIX
16 4 (13.79%) Finance

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 10 (34.48%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Azure
2 2 (6.90%) AWS
3 1 (3.45%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (96.55%) Oracle Database
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
7 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (3.45%) Big Data
9 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.45%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.45%) Toad
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) DBA
2 21 (72.41%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (20.69%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Database Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Remote Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) PostGIS
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.45%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.45%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Unix
4 6 (20.69%) Solaris
5 5 (17.24%) AIX
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.69%) High Availability
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Storage Management
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Data Security
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) ERP
6 1 (3.45%) Line Management
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Python
3 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) OCP
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (31.03%) OCA
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 24 (82.76%) Data Guard
2 20 (68.97%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (3.45%) Ansible
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) Sybase