The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 286 307 326
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +19
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 36 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.06% 0.36% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 11
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,900 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +42.85%
OLTP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3404 3352 3658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 29.05% 28.35% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2972 3015 3375
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,805
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OLTP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the City of London region.

OLTP Salary Trend in the City of London

OLTP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLTP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

OLTP Salary Histogram in the City of London

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OLTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OLTP.

1 51 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 43 (68.25%) SQL
3 34 (53.97%) OLAP
4 30 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (46.03%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (42.86%) Oracle
8 23 (36.51%) T-SQL
8 23 (36.51%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (34.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (34.92%) Oracle Database
10 21 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
11 19 (30.16%) Linux
12 18 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (28.57%) Clustering
13 17 (26.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (25.40%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (25.40%) Data Modelling
14 16 (25.40%) RDBMS
14 16 (25.40%) Relational Database
14 16 (25.40%) Data Guard
15 15 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (23.81%) Oracle RAC
15 15 (23.81%) ETL
15 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
16 14 (22.22%) Windows
16 14 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (20.63%) Degree
17 13 (20.63%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (20.63%) Shell Script

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OLTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OLTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) LDAP
3 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 34 (53.97%) OLAP
3 30 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (36.51%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (34.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (34.92%) Oracle Database
7 21 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 17 (26.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (25.40%) RDBMS
9 16 (25.40%) Relational Database
10 15 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (20.63%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
15 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
16 5 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (7.94%) Oracle9i Database
17 4 (6.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) JIRA
3 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Retail
3 7 (11.11%) Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (6.35%) Online Betting
5 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) Games
7 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) DBA
2 17 (26.98%) Developer
3 16 (25.40%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (14.29%) Senior DBA
5 6 (9.52%) Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Report Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Database Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Oracle Team Leader
7 4 (6.35%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (4.76%) DBA Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Database Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Senior Database Engineer
10 1 (1.59%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) MDX
2 3 (4.76%) Apache Flex
2 3 (4.76%) JDBC
3 2 (3.17%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Clustering
2 8 (12.70%) Replication
2 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Economics
5 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 14 (22.22%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) UNIX
4 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (6.35%) Solaris
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (25.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (25.40%) Data Modelling
4 15 (23.81%) ETL
4 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.70%) Database Security
6 6 (9.52%) High Availability
6 6 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (9.52%) Change Data Capture
6 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.52%) Data Security
6 6 (9.52%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.94%) Scrum
7 5 (7.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (7.94%) Database Tuning
8 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.35%) Migration
8 4 (6.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (68.25%) SQL
2 23 (36.51%) T-SQL
3 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
4 9 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.35%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.70%) MCITP
3 4 (6.35%) OCP
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (4.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (15.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) Data Guard
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.35%) Foglight
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Oracle
2 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.52%) IBM
4 6 (9.52%) Sun
4 6 (9.52%) Netezza
5 4 (6.35%) Red Gate
6 3 (4.76%) Informatica
6 3 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (3.17%) VMware
8 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.59%) SAP
8 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.59%) Vertica
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago