The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Engineer
Rank 439 459 436
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 14 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.024% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.025% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 8
Average salary £26,500 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.87% -4.66%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.33%
Database Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18590 20274 19817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15909 16538 15745
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Database Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Database Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
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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
Berkshire +7 12 £26,500 -26.38%
Hampshire +17 1 £35,000 +1.44%
Oxfordshire - 1 £31,000 -
Database Engineer
England

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Database Engineer in their job title 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 with Database Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
3 17 (70.83%) Sybase
3 17 (70.83%) MySQL
4 16 (66.67%) ETL
4 16 (66.67%) Migration
4 16 (66.67%) Data Migration
4 16 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.67%) MS Office
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.33%) Windows
8 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (8.33%) Network Design
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
9 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (4.17%) French Language
9 1 (4.17%) German Language
9 1 (4.17%) SQLite
9 1 (4.17%) Time Management
9 1 (4.17%) Meru Networks
9 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
9 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
9 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (4.17%) Database Tuning
9 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
9 1 (4.17%) XenServer

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Database Engineer in their job title 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 with Database Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (70.83%) MySQL
3 16 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (4.17%) DB2
6 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.17%) SQLite
General
1 1 (4.17%) French Language
1 1 (4.17%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 16 (66.67%) ETL
1 16 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Sybase
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Aruba
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Meru Networks
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
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