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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 425 408 412
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 13 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 32
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
16858 18135 17065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.82% 79.47% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13369 14487 13886
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Berkshire +7 6 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Hampshire -1 3 - -
Kent +7 2 £70,000 +27.27%
West Sussex 0 1 £39,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £45,000 -6.25%
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (79.07%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (76.74%) SQL
3 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
4 25 (58.14%) Capacity Planning
5 22 (51.16%) T-SQL
6 20 (46.51%) Replication
7 17 (39.53%) Clustering
7 17 (39.53%) Change Control
8 16 (37.21%) Oracle
9 15 (34.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (34.88%) Database Security
10 14 (32.56%) Linux
11 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
12 12 (27.91%) UNIX
12 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
13 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (25.58%) Windows
13 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
13 11 (25.58%) Migration
13 11 (25.58%) Oracle RAC
14 10 (23.26%) Finance
14 10 (23.26%) Sun
14 10 (23.26%) HP
14 10 (23.26%) EMC
14 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
14 10 (23.26%) Java
14 10 (23.26%) Data Guard
15 9 (20.93%) Data Structures
15 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
15 9 (20.93%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (9.30%) JCAPS
1 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) nginx
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
1 1 (2.33%) VPN
1 1 (2.33%) Wireless
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
4 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
4 9 (20.93%) RDBMS
5 8 (18.60%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (13.95%) MySQL
6 6 (13.95%) SQLPlus
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (11.63%) Big Data
8 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
8 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (6.98%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (4.65%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) DBA
2 22 (51.16%) SQL DBA
3 14 (32.56%) Administrator
4 11 (25.58%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (13.95%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 6 (13.95%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (11.63%) Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Linux Support
8 3 (6.98%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Linux Support
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Consultant
10 1 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Senior DBA
10 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Middleware
2 5 (11.63%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) JSF
3 4 (9.30%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Replication
2 17 (39.53%) Clustering
3 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (20.93%) Data Structures
5 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
6 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 12 (27.91%) UNIX
3 11 (25.58%) Windows
4 3 (6.98%) Solaris
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (58.14%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (39.53%) Change Control
4 15 (34.88%) Database Security
5 11 (25.58%) Migration
6 9 (20.93%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (16.28%) Data Architecture
8 6 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (13.95%) Change Management
8 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.30%) UML
9 4 (9.30%) SOA
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL
10 2 (4.65%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) T-SQL
3 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
3 10 (23.26%) Java
4 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
5 7 (16.28%) Perl
6 4 (9.30%) C
6 4 (9.30%) C#
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) VBA
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) MCITP
2 2 (4.65%) MCDBA
2 2 (4.65%) OCP
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.33%) RHCE
3 1 (2.33%) CCNP
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 4 (9.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) KVM
3 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Data Guard
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (6.98%) Plesk
3 3 (6.98%) cPanel
3 3 (6.98%) Webmin
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Foglight
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.26%) Sun
3 10 (23.26%) HP
3 10 (23.26%) EMC
4 6 (13.95%) CommVault
4 6 (13.95%) NetApp
5 4 (9.30%) Informatica
6 3 (6.98%) Veritas
6 3 (6.98%) VMware
7 2 (4.65%) Sybase
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco
8 1 (2.33%) Avaya
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) SAP
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £300 - £350 per day
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