Period
to 29 October 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 653 968 927
Rank change year-on-year +315 -41 +87
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 35 101 243
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.073% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.38% 0.43% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32 77 189
Median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +19.05% +11.70%
10th Percentile £36,300 £40,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +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 9,168 23,689 24,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.43% 17.20% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,780 19,535 20,143
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +8.97%

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 29 October 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 29 October 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 +292 27 £50,000 -20.00% 4
UK excluding London +279 26 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Midlands +135 10 £50,000 -
East Midlands +85 10 £50,000 -
South East +184 9 £37,800 -37.00%
London +240 6 £50,000 -37.50% 2
Work from Home - 5 £42,650 - 1
Northern Ireland - 4 £45,000 -
South West +116 2 £55,000 +4.76%
Scotland +96 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 October 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (97.14%) Oracle Database
3 26 (74.29%) Data Guard
4 23 (65.71%) Linux
5 22 (62.86%) Oracle RMAN
6 20 (57.14%) SQL
7 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
8 17 (48.57%) WebLogic
9 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (37.14%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (37.14%) Windows
11 12 (34.29%) PL/SQL
11 12 (34.29%) OCP
11 12 (34.29%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (28.57%) OCA
13 9 (25.71%) Clustering
13 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
14 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS
14 8 (22.86%) ERP
14 8 (22.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (20.00%) Unix
15 7 (20.00%) Middleware
15 7 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
15 7 (20.00%) Azure
15 7 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
16 6 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 6 (17.14%) VMware
16 6 (17.14%) SOA
16 6 (17.14%) Microsoft

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 17 (48.57%) WebLogic
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Fuse
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Azure
2 4 (11.43%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (97.14%) Oracle Database
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (5.71%) DTS
9 2 (5.71%) MySQL
10 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (5.71%) JMeter
2 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Automotive
2 4 (11.43%) Publishing
3 3 (8.57%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) DBA
2 26 (74.29%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (28.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 5 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 4 (11.43%) Database Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Remote Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Cloud Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (8.57%) PostGIS
4 2 (5.71%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Replication
3 4 (11.43%) FMCG
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) LIMS
5 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (11.43%) AIX
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (22.86%) ERP
3 6 (17.14%) SOA
4 4 (11.43%) E-business
4 4 (11.43%) High Availability
4 4 (11.43%) Logistics
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Operations
5 3 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Post-Production
6 2 (5.71%) Requirements Gathering
6 2 (5.71%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) OCP
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (28.57%) OCA
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (74.29%) Data Guard
2 22 (62.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Statspack
5 2 (5.71%) Perfmon
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.86%) SCOM
6 1 (2.86%) Simpana
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Informatica
4 1 (2.86%) Capita
4 1 (2.86%) CommVault
4 1 (2.86%) IDERA
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat