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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 413 395 412
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 28 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 25
Average salary £45,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
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
16789 16912 16875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.27% 80.50% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13531 13258 14043
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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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
Surrey +16 20 £45,000 +3.44% 1
Hampshire - 5 £27,500 - 1
Berkshire -3 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
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England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 33 (84.62%) SQL
2 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
3 27 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (56.41%) T-SQL
5 20 (51.28%) Replication
5 20 (51.28%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (43.59%) Change Control
6 17 (43.59%) Database Security
6 17 (43.59%) Clustering
7 16 (41.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
9 13 (33.33%) Oracle
10 11 (28.21%) Windows
10 11 (28.21%) Migration
10 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (25.64%) Linux
12 9 (23.08%) UNIX
12 9 (23.08%) PL/SQL
12 9 (23.08%) Java
12 9 (23.08%) Sun
12 9 (23.08%) HP
12 9 (23.08%) EMC
12 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 9 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
13 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
14 7 (17.95%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (17.95%) Data Guard
14 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (12.82%) JCAPS
2 3 (7.69%) nginx
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (41.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (12.82%) MySQL
6 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
6 5 (12.82%) Big Data
7 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
7 4 (10.26%) SQLPlus
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (5.13%) OLAP
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) DBA
2 23 (58.97%) SQL DBA
3 15 (38.46%) Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 4 (10.26%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Support
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Support
9 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Junior
9 1 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) Web Services
2 5 (12.82%) JSF
3 4 (10.26%) Middleware
4 2 (5.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) Replication
2 17 (43.59%) Clustering
3 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
5 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
6 2 (5.13%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 9 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (51.28%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (43.59%) Change Control
3 17 (43.59%) Database Security
4 11 (28.21%) Migration
5 9 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
6 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.38%) Data Architecture
8 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
8 5 (12.82%) SOA
8 5 (12.82%) UML
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL
9 4 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (7.69%) ETL
11 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (5.13%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) SQL
2 22 (56.41%) T-SQL
3 9 (23.08%) Java
3 9 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 5 (12.82%) Perl
4 5 (12.82%) C
4 5 (12.82%) C#
5 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) MCDBA
3 3 (7.69%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.56%) OCP
4 1 (2.56%) OCA
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (10.26%) QA
2 4 (10.26%) SLA
3 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.69%) Plesk
2 3 (7.69%) cPanel
2 3 (7.69%) Webmin
2 3 (7.69%) Foglight
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Sun
2 9 (23.08%) HP
2 9 (23.08%) EMC
3 5 (12.82%) Informatica
4 4 (10.26%) NetApp
4 4 (10.26%) CommVault
5 3 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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