The table below looks at the statistics for Database Security skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Security over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Security
Rank 797 762 796
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +34
Permanent jobs citing Database Security 138 175 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 110 154 103
Average salary £52,500 £49,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.52% +10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,000 £65,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +15.85%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Database Security
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Security within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Database Security Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Security
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Security within the UK.

Database Security Salary Trend in the UK

Database Security
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Security over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Database Security Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Security
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Security within the UK over the 3 months to 12 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
England -19 134 £52,500 +5.52% 13
London -1 82 £52,500 - 7
City of London +56 31 £53,500 -10.83% 1
South East -8 22 £45,000 -14.28% 1
North West +31 8 £39,000 -15.67% 3
East of England +4 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire +1 7 £35,500 -40.83%
Yorkshire -5 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Berkshire -17 7 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Cheshire +28 6 £47,500 -9.52% 2
West Yorkshire -16 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Slough - 6 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands -12 5 £55,000 +15.78%
Milton Keynes - 5 £35,500 -
Halifax -6 4 £43,750 +9.37%
Brighton - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £39,500 -
Staffordshire - 4 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Essex -3 3 £48,500 -3.00%
Cambridge - 3 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £55,000 -
Hampshire +17 2 £42,500 +7.59%
Basingstoke +11 2 £42,500 +8.97%
High Wycombe +3 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Leeds -4 2 £47,500 +26.66%
South West -11 2 £42,500 -7.48%
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £30,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £30,000 -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Database Security 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 Security.

1 170 (59.86%) SQL
2 150 (52.82%) SQL Server
3 101 (35.56%) Performance Tuning
4 99 (34.86%) Replication
5 86 (30.28%) Finance
6 82 (28.87%) T-SQL
7 79 (27.82%) High Availability
8 74 (26.06%) Windows
9 73 (25.70%) Microsoft
10 69 (24.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 69 (24.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 67 (23.59%) Relational Database
12 66 (23.24%) Disaster Recovery
13 65 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
13 65 (22.89%) Network Security
14 64 (22.54%) Clustering
15 63 (22.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 59 (20.77%) Oracle
17 54 (19.01%) RDBMS
17 54 (19.01%) SQL Server 2008
18 49 (17.25%) CISSP
19 48 (16.90%) Linux
19 48 (16.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 47 (16.55%) Degree
20 47 (16.55%) Oracle Database
21 44 (15.49%) Unix
22 43 (15.14%) Firewall
23 42 (14.79%) Performance Monitoring
23 42 (14.79%) SQL Server 2014
24 41 (14.44%) Analytical Skills

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Database Security 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 Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (1.76%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.41%) IIS
3 4 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.35%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 22 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.70%) Office 365
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 65 (22.89%) Network Security
2 43 (15.14%) Firewall
3 21 (7.39%) VPN
4 15 (5.28%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (4.58%) Internet
5 13 (4.58%) LAN
5 13 (4.58%) WAN
6 10 (3.52%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.17%) Wireless
7 9 (3.17%) Wireless Security
8 8 (2.82%) DMZ
8 8 (2.82%) DNS
8 8 (2.82%) VLAN
9 7 (2.46%) DHCP
10 5 (1.76%) HTTP
10 5 (1.76%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (1.76%) SSL
11 1 (0.35%) BGP
11 1 (0.35%) EIGRP
11 1 (0.35%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (52.82%) SQL Server
2 69 (24.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 69 (24.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (23.59%) Relational Database
4 63 (22.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (19.01%) RDBMS
5 54 (19.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 48 (16.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 47 (16.55%) Oracle Database
8 42 (14.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 35 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (11.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
12 25 (8.80%) MySQL
13 21 (7.39%) DB2
14 19 (6.69%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (5.63%) SQL Server 2000
16 9 (3.17%) OLAP
16 9 (3.17%) OLTP
17 8 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.58%) Toad
2 5 (1.76%) Ant
2 5 (1.76%) Liquibase
2 5 (1.76%) Maven
3 3 (1.06%) ERwin
3 3 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.70%) ANTLR
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 86 (30.28%) Finance
2 22 (7.75%) Banking
3 13 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.87%) Retail
5 7 (2.46%) Legal
6 6 (2.11%) Games
7 5 (1.76%) Marketing
7 5 (1.76%) Publishing
8 4 (1.41%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.06%) Front Office
9 3 (1.06%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (57.39%) DBA
2 99 (34.86%) SQL DBA
3 78 (27.46%) Administrator
4 67 (23.59%) SQL Server DBA
5 43 (15.14%) Developer
6 42 (14.79%) Security Engineer
7 32 (11.27%) Oracle DBA
8 30 (10.56%) Server Administrator
9 22 (7.75%) Analyst
10 19 (6.69%) SQL Developer
11 18 (6.34%) Security Analyst
12 16 (5.63%) Information Analyst
12 16 (5.63%) Information Security Analyst
13 15 (5.28%) PHP Developer
14 14 (4.93%) Senior DBA
15 13 (4.58%) Graduate
15 13 (4.58%) Graduate Developer
15 13 (4.58%) Graduate PHP Developer
16 12 (4.23%) Senior SQL DBA
16 12 (4.23%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.28%) .NET
1 15 (5.28%) CSS
1 15 (5.28%) CSS3
1 15 (5.28%) HTML
1 15 (5.28%) HTML5
1 15 (5.28%) jQuery
1 15 (5.28%) Laravel
1 15 (5.28%) REST
1 15 (5.28%) RESTful
2 9 (3.17%) Web Services
2 9 (3.17%) XML
3 5 (1.76%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (1.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 3 (1.06%) ISPF
6 1 (0.35%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 99 (34.86%) Replication
2 64 (22.54%) Clustering
3 41 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (13.03%) Computer Science
5 22 (7.75%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.93%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (3.87%) Cryptography
7 11 (3.87%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.76%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.41%) AS400
10 4 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (1.06%) CESG
11 3 (1.06%) CMDB
11 3 (1.06%) NHS
11 3 (1.06%) Online Games
12 2 (0.70%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.70%) Fintech
12 2 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 74 (26.06%) Windows
2 48 (16.90%) Linux
3 44 (15.49%) Unix
4 15 (5.28%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.93%) zOS
6 8 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.76%) Solaris
7 5 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.06%) VMS
9 2 (0.70%) AIX
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.35%) HPUX
10 1 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (35.56%) Performance Tuning
2 79 (27.82%) High Availability
3 66 (23.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 65 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (14.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 41 (14.44%) Database Tuning
7 39 (13.73%) Information Security
8 34 (11.97%) Database Mirroring
9 33 (11.62%) Change Control
10 32 (11.27%) Business Continuity
11 29 (10.21%) Scrum
12 28 (9.86%) Presales
13 27 (9.51%) Incident Management
14 26 (9.15%) Mentoring
14 26 (9.15%) User Acceptance Testing
15 23 (8.10%) ETL
16 22 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (7.75%) ITIL
17 21 (7.39%) Capacity Planning
17 21 (7.39%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 170 (59.86%) SQL
2 82 (28.87%) T-SQL
3 27 (9.51%) PowerShell
4 23 (8.10%) PL/SQL
5 20 (7.04%) Java
6 18 (6.34%) Perl
7 15 (5.28%) PHP
8 14 (4.93%) COBOL
9 11 (3.87%) C#
9 11 (3.87%) Python
9 11 (3.87%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.52%) C++
11 8 (2.82%) VBScript
12 7 (2.46%) C
13 5 (1.76%) VB
14 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.41%) Ruby
15 3 (1.06%) JavaScript
16 2 (0.70%) Prolog
17 1 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 49 (17.25%) CISSP
2 47 (16.55%) Degree
3 31 (10.92%) CEH
4 30 (10.56%) CISM
5 23 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (6.69%) Security Cleared
7 17 (5.99%) CCNP
7 17 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (5.63%) Oracle Certification
9 15 (5.28%) MCITP
10 14 (4.93%) CISA
11 12 (4.23%) GIAC
12 11 (3.87%) MCTS
13 10 (3.52%) MCSE
14 7 (2.46%) MCDBA
15 4 (1.41%) SC Cleared
16 3 (1.06%) SSCP
17 2 (0.70%) HND
17 2 (0.70%) OCA
17 2 (0.70%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.92%) PCI DSS
2 24 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (7.04%) QA
4 12 (4.23%) COBIT
5 9 (3.17%) ISO27002
6 7 (2.46%) SLA
7 4 (1.41%) Data Quality
8 3 (1.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 25 (8.80%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.06%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.70%) iptables
5 1 (0.35%) Snort
5 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 25 (8.80%) Data Guard
2 24 (8.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (4.23%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.06%) EnCase
5 3 (1.06%) Nessus
6 2 (0.70%) Foglight
7 1 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 73 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 59 (20.77%) Oracle
3 23 (8.10%) Intel Security
4 13 (4.58%) IBM
5 11 (3.87%) Red Gate
6 9 (3.17%) VMware
7 5 (1.76%) Qualys
7 5 (1.76%) Splunk
8 4 (1.41%) Imperva
9 3 (1.06%) Sybase
10 2 (0.70%) Cisco
10 2 (0.70%) Citrix
10 2 (0.70%) Google
10 2 (0.70%) Vertica
11 1 (0.35%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.35%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.35%) F5
11 1 (0.35%) IronPort
11 1 (0.35%) Pega
11 1 (0.35%) Tableau
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £48000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £64000 per annum + Beneftis Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
AC Assure
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Building Society
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago