The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP 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 OLTP over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 383 424 417
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -7
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 65 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.02% 0.45% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 21
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,879 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -4.50%
OLTP
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6354 6700 6866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.00% 29.70% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5429 5628 5984
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OLTP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OLTP Salary Trend in the South East

OLTP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLTP across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

OLTP Salary Histogram in the South East

OLTP
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 OLTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Berkshire +35 29 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Surrey +21 17 £52,500 -19.23%
East Sussex - 9 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Hampshire +21 4 £35,000 -12.05% 1
Kent -5 1 £49,000 -4.39%
West Sussex - 1 £54,500 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 88 (71.54%) SQL
2 71 (57.72%) Oracle
3 69 (56.10%) SQL Server
4 56 (45.53%) Oracle Database
5 51 (41.46%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (38.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 46 (37.40%) Computer Science
8 45 (36.59%) OLAP
9 44 (35.77%) Degree
10 38 (30.89%) Performance Tuning
11 37 (30.08%) PL/SQL
11 37 (30.08%) UNIX
12 36 (29.27%) ETL
12 36 (29.27%) Oracle OLAP
13 34 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (27.64%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (27.64%) T-SQL
14 30 (24.39%) Linux
15 28 (22.76%) Oracle Database 12c
15 28 (22.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 27 (21.95%) Replication
17 26 (21.14%) ITIL
17 26 (21.14%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (20.33%) Disaster Recovery
18 25 (20.33%) Microsoft
19 24 (19.51%) Project Management
20 22 (17.89%) Finance
21 21 (17.07%) SDLC
22 20 (16.26%) Shell Script
22 20 (16.26%) PRINCE2

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 18 (14.63%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.25%) JBoss
3 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.63%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.94%) MS Office
3 4 (3.25%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (13.82%) Oracle ERP
1 17 (13.82%) HFM
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) SAN
2 11 (8.94%) NAS
3 9 (7.32%) LAN
3 9 (7.32%) WAN
4 8 (6.50%) VoIP
4 8 (6.50%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (6.50%) PABX
5 3 (2.44%) FTP
5 3 (2.44%) DNS
6 2 (1.63%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.81%) LDAP
7 1 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.81%) Firewall
7 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (56.10%) SQL Server
2 56 (45.53%) Oracle Database
3 51 (41.46%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (38.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 45 (36.59%) OLAP
6 36 (29.27%) Oracle OLAP
7 28 (22.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (22.76%) Oracle Database 12c
8 20 (16.26%) Relational Database
9 18 (14.63%) RDBMS
10 17 (13.82%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (13.82%) SQL Navigator
10 17 (13.82%) Oracle ODI
10 17 (13.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 17 (13.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (10.57%) VLDB
12 13 (10.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (13.82%) Toad
2 6 (4.88%) ERwin
2 6 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.25%) Subversion
4 4 (3.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (17.89%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Law
3 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (53.66%) DBA
2 31 (25.20%) Administrator
2 31 (25.20%) Oracle DBA
3 30 (24.39%) SQL DBA
4 27 (21.95%) Developer
5 20 (16.26%) Business Developer
5 20 (16.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 19 (15.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 18 (14.63%) Analyst
8 17 (13.82%) OBIEE Developer
9 16 (13.01%) Business Analyst
9 16 (13.01%) Analyst Developer
9 16 (13.01%) Senior DBA
9 16 (13.01%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 13 (10.57%) UNIX Administrator
11 10 (8.13%) Architect
12 8 (6.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Architect
13 7 (5.69%) Senior SQL DBA
13 7 (5.69%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (5.69%) .NET
3 6 (4.88%) Web Services
4 4 (3.25%) Servlets
4 4 (3.25%) J2EE
4 4 (3.25%) JDBC
4 4 (3.25%) J2SE
4 4 (3.25%) MDX
5 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.44%) XML
6 2 (1.63%) JSP
6 2 (1.63%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.63%) Middleware
6 2 (1.63%) JPA
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.81%) REST
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.81%) HTML
7 1 (0.81%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.81%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 46 (37.40%) Computer Science
2 27 (21.95%) Replication
3 26 (21.14%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (13.01%) Data Structures
5 12 (9.76%) Data Centre
6 11 (8.94%) Clustering
7 8 (6.50%) BYOD
8 7 (5.69%) Management Information System
9 5 (4.07%) Client/Server
9 5 (4.07%) Mathematics
10 4 (3.25%) Data Integration
10 4 (3.25%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.81%) User Experience
12 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.08%) UNIX
2 30 (24.39%) Linux
3 17 (13.82%) Windows
4 13 (10.57%) Solaris
5 3 (2.44%) Debian
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) AIX
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.89%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (29.27%) ETL
3 34 (27.64%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (21.14%) ITIL
5 25 (20.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (19.51%) Project Management
7 21 (17.07%) SDLC
8 20 (16.26%) PRINCE2
9 17 (13.82%) ERP
9 17 (13.82%) Time Management
10 13 (10.57%) Data Modelling
11 11 (8.94%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (8.13%) Migration
13 9 (7.32%) Benchmarking
13 9 (7.32%) Business Continuity
14 8 (6.50%) Data Migration
14 8 (6.50%) Kimball Methodology
14 8 (6.50%) Data Management
15 7 (5.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (71.54%) SQL
2 37 (30.08%) PL/SQL
3 34 (27.64%) T-SQL
4 20 (16.26%) Shell Script
5 10 (8.13%) Java
6 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.69%) VBScript
8 5 (4.07%) C#
9 4 (3.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.81%) AWK
10 1 (0.81%) Korn
Qualifications
1 44 (35.77%) Degree
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.69%) MCTS
5 4 (3.25%) MCSE
5 4 (3.25%) MCSA
6 3 (2.44%) OCP
7 2 (1.63%) MCITP
8 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (11.38%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (10.57%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (3.25%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.81%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (15.45%) Data Guard
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (6.50%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.25%) SCCM
5 2 (1.63%) SCOM
5 2 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 71 (57.72%) Oracle
2 25 (20.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.82%) Hyperion
3 17 (13.82%) Informatica
4 13 (10.57%) Sun
5 10 (8.13%) HP
6 8 (6.50%) Veritas
7 7 (5.69%) Vertica
8 4 (3.25%) Tableau
8 4 (3.25%) VMware
9 2 (1.63%) Red Gate
9 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.63%) BMC
10 1 (0.81%) Nokia
10 1 (0.81%) StorageTek
10 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco
10 1 (0.81%) IBM
10 1 (0.81%) F5
10 1 (0.81%) Brocade
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