The table below looks at the statistics 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank - 99 71
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.43% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -4.76%
Database Tuning
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 956 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 82.06% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 727 840 506
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Database Security
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft