The first table below looks at the demand for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.27% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 776 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.64% 72.86% 77.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 660 582
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Database Tuning
South East

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the Kent region.

Database Tuning Salary Trend in Kent

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Database Tuning Salary Histogram in Kent

Database Tuning
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 1 £50,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £34,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £60,000 -
Database Tuning
South East

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Database Tuning 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 Database Tuning.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Replication
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Database Security
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (22.22%) Release Management
6 2 (22.22%) Sybase
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Database Tuning 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 Database Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DBA
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (44.44%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Sybase DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Replication
2 4 (44.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Database Security
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Research
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sybase