The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills 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 Tuning over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 432 428 417
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 19 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.089% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 30
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +3.12%
Database Tuning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17452 18919 17651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.41% 79.94% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13809 14984 14314
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in the South East

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Database Tuning Salary Histogram in the South East

Database Tuning
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 Tuning within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Surrey +12 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire - 6 - - 2
Berkshire -4 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Kent +13 2 £70,000 +27.27%
West Sussex +5 1 £39,000 +30.00%
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 33 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
4 26 (59.09%) Capacity Planning
5 24 (54.55%) T-SQL
6 21 (47.73%) Replication
7 18 (40.91%) Clustering
8 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (38.64%) Change Control
9 16 (36.36%) Database Security
10 15 (34.09%) Oracle
10 15 (34.09%) Linux
10 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
11 14 (31.82%) Windows
12 13 (29.55%) UNIX
13 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
13 12 (27.27%) Migration
13 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (25.00%) Sun
14 11 (25.00%) HP
14 11 (25.00%) EMC
14 11 (25.00%) PL/SQL
14 11 (25.00%) Java
15 10 (22.73%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
16 9 (20.45%) Data Structures
16 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
16 9 (20.45%) Data Guard
16 9 (20.45%) Network Load Balancing
16 9 (20.45%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (11.36%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (11.36%) JCAPS
2 3 (6.82%) nginx
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
1 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
4 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
4 9 (20.45%) RDBMS
5 8 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (15.91%) MySQL
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (13.64%) SQLPlus
7 6 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (13.64%) Big Data
8 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
8 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (4.55%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) DBA
2 24 (54.55%) SQL DBA
3 15 (34.09%) Administrator
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (13.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 6 (13.64%) Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (11.36%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Linux Support
7 3 (6.82%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Linux Support
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior DBA
9 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Server Administrator
9 1 (2.27%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
1 6 (13.64%) Middleware
2 5 (11.36%) Web Services
2 5 (11.36%) JSF
3 2 (4.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (2.27%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) Replication
2 18 (40.91%) Clustering
3 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (20.45%) Data Structures
5 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.27%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) Windows
3 13 (29.55%) UNIX
4 4 (9.09%) Solaris
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (59.09%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (38.64%) Change Control
4 16 (36.36%) Database Security
5 12 (27.27%) Migration
6 9 (20.45%) Network Load Balancing
7 8 (18.18%) Data Architecture
8 6 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.64%) Change Management
9 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (11.36%) UML
9 5 (11.36%) SOA
9 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
10 4 (9.09%) ITIL
11 3 (6.82%) ETL
11 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
12 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (4.55%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 24 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 11 (25.00%) Java
3 11 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 7 (15.91%) Perl
6 5 (11.36%) C
6 5 (11.36%) C#
7 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) VB
8 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) MCDBA
3 3 (6.82%) MCITP
4 2 (4.55%) OCP
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.27%) RHCE
5 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.27%) CCNP
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
1 6 (13.64%) QA
2 5 (11.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) KVM
3 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle RMAN
1 9 (20.45%) Data Guard
2 3 (6.82%) Plesk
2 3 (6.82%) cPanel
2 3 (6.82%) Webmin
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.55%) Foglight
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) Sun
3 11 (25.00%) HP
3 11 (25.00%) EMC
4 6 (13.64%) CommVault
4 6 (13.64%) NetApp
5 5 (11.36%) Informatica
6 3 (6.82%) Veritas
6 3 (6.82%) VMware
7 2 (4.55%) Sybase
8 1 (2.27%) SAP
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco
8 1 (2.27%) Avaya
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
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