The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 98 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% 0.096% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
OLTP
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
356 428 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.48% 41.15% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 308 390 438
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OLTP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

OLTP Salary Trend in Kent

OLTP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Red Gate
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Senior DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Senior SQL DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Gate