Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 842 936 957
Rank change year-on-year +94 +21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 29 161 238
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.19% 0.68% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 18 140 150
Median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £38,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,500 £75,125 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -42.11% - -5.00%

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 15,195 23,618 24,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.35% 16.56% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12,303 19,276 19,741
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +99 27 £47,500 -9.52% 2
UK excluding London +104 22 £27,500 -42.11% 8
Midlands +93 14 £27,500 -38.89% 2
East Midlands +65 12 £27,500 -38.89% 1
London +78 6 £61,250 +2.08%
South East +79 5 - -
South West +66 2 £52,500 +10.53%
West Midlands +72 1 - - 1
Scotland +57 1 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Work from Home +43 1 £80,000 +77.78% 1

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 23 (79.31%) Oracle Database
3 22 (75.86%) SQL
4 19 (65.52%) Data Guard
4 19 (65.52%) Linux
5 15 (51.72%) PL/SQL
6 14 (48.28%) Windows
7 13 (44.83%) Unix
7 13 (44.83%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (37.93%) OCP
8 11 (37.93%) Oracle Certification
9 10 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
11 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
11 7 (24.14%) Solaris
11 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
12 6 (20.69%) Finance
13 5 (17.24%) Replication
13 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
13 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
13 5 (17.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 5 (17.24%) AIX
13 5 (17.24%) Java
13 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
13 5 (17.24%) High Availability
13 5 (17.24%) Line Management
14 4 (13.79%) Single Sign-On

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 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP ERP
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.45%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Boomi
2 1 (3.45%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) PPTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) Oracle Database
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
5 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
5 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (6.90%) MySQL
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2017
7 2 (6.90%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.45%) Big Data
8 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.90%) Toad
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) DBA
2 20 (68.97%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (24.14%) Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) SAP PI Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.45%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) LDAP
1 4 (13.79%) SAP PI
2 3 (10.34%) IDoc
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (10.34%) SAP ALE
2 3 (10.34%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) XML Schema
3 2 (6.90%) Middleware
4 1 (3.45%) LAMP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.45%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Replication
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 13 (44.83%) Unix
4 7 (24.14%) Solaris
5 5 (17.24%) AIX
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (17.24%) High Availability
3 5 (17.24%) Line Management
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) Data Mapping
4 3 (10.34%) ERP
4 3 (10.34%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) Scorecard
4 3 (10.34%) Workflow
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) PL/SQL
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) ABAP
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) OCP
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) OCA
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 19 (65.52%) Data Guard
2 13 (44.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (3.45%) Ansible
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (3.45%) Perfmon
7 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft