The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Database & Business Intelligence category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 108 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Permanent jobs citing DB2 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.079% 0.58% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 2.04% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
511 343 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.27% 28.49% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 430 296 319
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
DB2
South East

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

DB2
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Kent region.

DB2 Salary Trend in Kent

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing DB2 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 DB2.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (50.00%) SAP xMII
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) HACMP

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing DB2 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 DB2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP xMII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) SRDF
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAP