Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 989 735 632
Rank change year-on-year -254 -103 -74
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 194 523 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 0.83% 2.22% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 152 302 610
UK median annual salary £47,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.55% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £85,000 £75,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.84% +7.37% -

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 23324 23525 24433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.91% 12.37% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19513 19759 20382
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.53%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle RAC in the UK

Oracle RAC
Top 16 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 22 November 2017. 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 -269 177 £47,000 -14.55% 9
UK excluding London -84 174 £47,000 -7.84% 5
North of England -18 53 £45,000 -12.20% 2
South East -7 43 £47,000 -8.29% 1
East of England -28 30 £47,000 -14.55% 1
North East - 25 £50,491 -
Midlands +19 22 £50,000 -1.96%
Yorkshire +10 20 £40,750 -18.50%
London -189 20 £67,500 +17.39% 4
South West +2 16 £37,500 -25.00% 1
East Midlands +29 13 £40,000 -23.81%
Northern Ireland -15 10 - -
West Midlands +5 9 £50,000 -1.96%
North West -46 8 £42,500 -19.05% 2
Scotland - 6 £37,500 -
Wales -1 1 £55,000 +22.22%

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Oracle
2 176 (90.72%) Oracle Database
3 114 (58.76%) SQL
4 112 (57.73%) Linux
5 110 (56.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 90 (46.39%) Data Guard
7 85 (43.81%) Performance Tuning
8 83 (42.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 77 (39.69%) Oracle RMAN
10 75 (38.66%) Relational Database
11 69 (35.57%) PL/SQL
11 69 (35.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 69 (35.57%) RDBMS
12 66 (34.02%) Unix
13 58 (29.90%) SQL Server
14 56 (28.87%) Oracle Database 10g
15 49 (25.26%) Windows
16 47 (24.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 40 (20.62%) Disaster Recovery
18 39 (20.10%) Oracle Certification
19 36 (18.56%) Solaris
20 35 (18.04%) ITIL
21 34 (17.53%) Degree
22 33 (17.01%) Microsoft
23 31 (15.98%) WebLogic
23 31 (15.98%) Capacity Planning
24 30 (15.46%) Shell Script
25 29 (14.95%) Analytics
26 28 (14.43%) Security Cleared
27 27 (13.92%) Computer Science

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 31 (15.98%) WebLogic
2 14 (7.22%) Apache
3 13 (6.70%) JBoss
4 11 (5.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (4.12%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.09%) IIS
7 5 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.58%) iPlanet
7 5 (2.58%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.58%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.58%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (2.06%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.52%) Confluence
10 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (7.73%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (7.22%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.52%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.52%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.31%) SAN
2 17 (8.76%) NAS
3 7 (3.61%) Firewall
3 7 (3.61%) LDAP
4 6 (3.09%) DNS
4 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.06%) WAN
6 3 (1.55%) FCoE
6 3 (1.55%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.03%) Internet
7 2 (1.03%) VLAN
8 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.52%) LAN
8 1 (0.52%) MPLS
8 1 (0.52%) SSL
8 1 (0.52%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (90.72%) Oracle Database
2 110 (56.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 83 (42.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 75 (38.66%) Relational Database
5 69 (35.57%) RDBMS
6 58 (29.90%) SQL Server
7 56 (28.87%) Oracle Database 10g
8 27 (13.92%) Oracle Exadata
9 23 (11.86%) Oracle9i Database
10 19 (9.79%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (8.76%) MongoDB
12 14 (7.22%) MySQL
13 13 (6.70%) OLTP
13 13 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (6.19%) NoSQL
15 11 (5.67%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (5.67%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (5.15%) Yellowfin
17 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (8.76%) Oracle APEX
2 12 (6.19%) Subversion
3 11 (5.67%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.06%) Toad
6 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 18 (9.28%) Retail
2 16 (8.25%) Finance
3 12 (6.19%) Automotive
3 12 (6.19%) Publishing
4 10 (5.15%) Legal
5 8 (4.12%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.55%) Games
7 2 (1.03%) Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 142 (73.20%) DBA
2 120 (61.86%) Oracle DBA
3 49 (25.26%) Administrator
4 21 (10.82%) Senior DBA
5 19 (9.79%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 12 (6.19%) Development DBA
6 12 (6.19%) Oracle Development DBA
7 11 (5.67%) Database Engineer
8 10 (5.15%) SQL DBA
9 9 (4.64%) Analyst
9 9 (4.64%) Database Analyst
9 9 (4.64%) Developer
10 8 (4.12%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (3.61%) Applications Support
11 7 (3.61%) Architect
11 7 (3.61%) Linux Support
12 6 (3.09%) DBA Manager
12 6 (3.09%) Oracle Analyst
12 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database Engineer
12 6 (3.09%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (24.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 14 (7.22%) XML
3 12 (6.19%) Middleware
4 8 (4.12%) Hibernate
4 8 (4.12%) Java EE
4 8 (4.12%) JSF
4 8 (4.12%) JSP
4 8 (4.12%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (4.12%) Spring
4 8 (4.12%) Struts
4 8 (4.12%) XSL
4 8 (4.12%) XSLT
5 5 (2.58%) J2EE
6 1 (0.52%) DBIx::Class
6 1 (0.52%) Lucene
6 1 (0.52%) OC4J
6 1 (0.52%) SQLAlchemy
6 1 (0.52%) Web Services
6 1 (0.52%) Xapian
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 24 (12.37%) Clustering
3 16 (8.25%) Replication
4 13 (6.70%) Fintech
5 10 (5.15%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (4.12%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (3.09%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.03%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.03%) Online Games
10 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.52%) Life Science
10 1 (0.52%) User Experience
10 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 112 (57.73%) Linux
2 66 (34.02%) Unix
3 49 (25.26%) Windows
4 36 (18.56%) Solaris
5 20 (10.31%) AIX
6 19 (9.79%) Oracle Linux
7 17 (8.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.09%) HPUX
9 5 (2.58%) SUSE
10 3 (1.55%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.52%) Tru64
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (43.81%) Performance Tuning
2 40 (20.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (18.04%) ITIL
4 31 (15.98%) Capacity Planning
5 29 (14.95%) Analytics
6 26 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (12.89%) Data Modelling
7 25 (12.89%) Database Tuning
7 25 (12.89%) High Availability
8 18 (9.28%) Data Analytics
9 16 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (8.25%) Mentoring
10 15 (7.73%) Data Protection
11 14 (7.22%) Change Management
11 14 (7.22%) DevOps
11 14 (7.22%) Migration
11 14 (7.22%) Project Management
12 13 (6.70%) Software Engineering
13 12 (6.19%) Logistics
13 12 (6.19%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 114 (58.76%) SQL
2 69 (35.57%) PL/SQL
3 30 (15.46%) Shell Script
4 21 (10.82%) Java
5 15 (7.73%) Korn
6 13 (6.70%) C
7 8 (4.12%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.12%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.61%) Perl
9 6 (3.09%) C++
10 5 (2.58%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.06%) Python
12 3 (1.55%) C-shell
13 2 (1.03%) Ruby
14 1 (0.52%) C#
14 1 (0.52%) Erlang
14 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (20.10%) Oracle Certification
2 34 (17.53%) Degree
3 28 (14.43%) Security Cleared
4 19 (9.79%) OCP
5 13 (6.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (4.64%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.58%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.55%) ISEB
9 3 (1.55%) OCA
10 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.52%) CCNA
11 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.86%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.03%) PMO
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.25%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.64%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.58%) KVM
4 5 (2.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.03%) Samba
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.52%) vCloud
7 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 90 (46.39%) Data Guard
2 77 (39.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 69 (35.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 24 (12.37%) NetBackup
5 11 (5.67%) Ansible
5 11 (5.67%) Puppet
6 10 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (4.12%) Nagios
8 7 (3.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 5 (2.58%) OpenView
10 4 (2.06%) SCOM
11 3 (1.55%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.52%) Icinga
12 1 (0.52%) Kibana
12 1 (0.52%) logstash
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Flashback
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Statspack
12 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 194 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (17.01%) Microsoft
3 24 (12.37%) VMware
4 22 (11.34%) Red Hat
5 15 (7.73%) Veritas
6 13 (6.70%) HP
7 11 (5.67%) IBM
7 11 (5.67%) Sun
8 10 (5.15%) Tableau
9 9 (4.64%) Cisco
10 8 (4.12%) F5
10 8 (4.12%) SaltStack
11 6 (3.09%) Perforce
11 6 (3.09%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.58%) Cognos
12 5 (2.58%) NetApp
12 5 (2.58%) Opsware
12 5 (2.58%) PlateSpin
12 5 (2.58%) Remedy
13 4 (2.06%) Brocade