Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 306 326
Rank change year-on-year +23 +20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.086% 0.090% 0.063%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 0.76% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
West Midlands median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £51,459
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% -2.84% +21.08%
10th Percentile £42,100 £42,700 £49,136
90th Percentile £57,850 £52,500 £53,237
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.70% -18.26% +9.52%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,200 1,178 1,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.69% 11.72% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 868 915 970
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -2.10%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in the West Midlands

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle RAC in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Oracle RAC in the West Midlands

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Birmingham +16 6 £53,500 +7.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Oracle RAC
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (42.86%) Korn
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Finance

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DBA
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (42.86%) Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) Senior DBA
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) LPAR
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Coaching
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) OCP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (42.86%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) IBM