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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Security
Rank 721 667 790
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +123
Permanent jobs citing Database Security 183 214 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 136 158 93
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,805
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.71%

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
93253 88183 90713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.97% 81.51% 78.92%
Number of salaries quoted 75196 72427 76352
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014 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 21 October 2014. 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 -39 180 £55,000 +29.41% 23
London -3 82 £56,500 +2.72% 4
North West -6 30 £52,500 +23.52% 5
City of London +12 24 £56,000 -10.40% 1
Yorkshire -28 20 £37,000 -5.12% 1
South East -26 19 £61,250 +47.59% 5
Cheshire -21 18 £51,250 -6.81% 2
West Yorkshire -32 18 £37,000 -5.12%
Bedfordshire +2 16 £62,500 +92.30% 1
East of England -17 16 £62,500 +86.56% 2
Luton +9 14 £62,500 +87.96% 1
Leeds -40 14 £37,000 -5.12%
Knutsford - 8 £51,250 - 2
Berkshire -1 7 £62,500 +47.05% 3
South West -22 6 £47,500 +15.85% 3
Newbury +9 5 £62,500 - 1
Bristol +2 4 £52,500 +23.52%
East Midlands -1 4 £30,000 -23.56%
Surrey -22 4 £52,500 +36.36%
Scotland -3 3 £50,000 +22.69%
Hampshire -9 3 £42,000 +7.69%
Manchester -17 3 £52,500 +41.89% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire -20 2 - - 1
Woking - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £44,000 -
Merseyside +17 1 £47,500 +18.75%

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 203 (59.53%) SQL
2 202 (59.24%) SQL Server
3 126 (36.95%) Windows
4 122 (35.78%) Finance
5 119 (34.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 117 (34.31%) Performance Tuning
7 103 (30.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 101 (29.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 101 (29.62%) T-SQL
9 91 (26.69%) Data Warehouse
10 90 (26.39%) ITIL
11 77 (22.58%) Oracle
12 75 (21.99%) Replication
13 64 (18.77%) Microsoft
13 64 (18.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 63 (18.48%) Clustering
15 57 (16.72%) Disaster Recovery
16 54 (15.84%) MS Excel
17 53 (15.54%) SQL Server 2012
18 50 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
19 48 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
20 47 (13.78%) SQL Server 2005
21 46 (13.49%) CISSP
22 43 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 41 (12.02%) Information Security
24 40 (11.73%) PCI DSS
24 40 (11.73%) Oracle Database
24 40 (11.73%) Relational Database
25 39 (11.44%) Linux
26 38 (11.14%) Team Foundation Server

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 33 (9.68%) IIS
2 23 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.35%) Apache Solr
4 7 (2.05%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.17%) Apache
6 4 (1.17%) Lync
7 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 54 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.64%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.59%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.50%) DNS
2 27 (7.92%) DHCP
3 23 (6.74%) FTP
4 21 (6.16%) SAN
5 19 (5.57%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.93%) Wireless
6 10 (2.93%) Wireless Security
7 9 (2.64%) Firewall
7 9 (2.64%) Internet
8 8 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (2.35%) Network Security
9 6 (1.76%) NAS
10 4 (1.17%) WAN
11 3 (0.88%) SSL
11 3 (0.88%) OSPF
11 3 (0.88%) BGP
12 2 (0.59%) DMZ
12 2 (0.59%) VPN
12 2 (0.59%) HTTP
13 1 (0.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (59.24%) SQL Server
2 119 (34.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 103 (30.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 101 (29.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 91 (26.69%) Data Warehouse
6 64 (18.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (15.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 47 (13.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 40 (11.73%) Oracle Database
9 40 (11.73%) Relational Database
10 35 (10.26%) RDBMS
11 30 (8.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (7.92%) OLAP
12 27 (7.92%) MySQL
13 26 (7.62%) Hadoop
14 22 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
14 22 (6.45%) DTS
15 16 (4.69%) Big Data
16 15 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
17 14 (4.11%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 38 (11.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.99%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.88%) Subversion
4 3 (0.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.29%) LLBLGen Pro
5 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 122 (35.78%) Finance
2 27 (7.92%) Legal
3 15 (4.40%) Banking
4 14 (4.11%) Back Office
5 11 (3.23%) Publishing
5 11 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.93%) Law
7 4 (1.17%) Electronics
8 3 (0.88%) Retail
8 3 (0.88%) Military
8 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Marketing
9 2 (0.59%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (51.91%) DBA
2 99 (29.03%) SQL DBA
3 80 (23.46%) Administrator
4 60 (17.60%) SQL Server DBA
5 48 (14.08%) Analyst
6 45 (13.20%) Developer
7 42 (12.32%) Senior DBA
8 35 (10.26%) Oracle DBA
9 27 (7.92%) Senior SQL DBA
10 23 (6.74%) Consultant
11 20 (5.87%) Web Engineer
11 20 (5.87%) Security Consultant
12 19 (5.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (5.28%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (5.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 16 (4.69%) Security Manager
15 15 (4.40%) Developer Analyst
15 15 (4.40%) SQL Developer
15 15 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 15 (4.40%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.45%) Web Services
2 14 (4.11%) .NET
3 13 (3.81%) COM
4 8 (2.35%) MDX
5 7 (2.05%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.76%) SOAP
6 6 (1.76%) WCF
6 6 (1.76%) REST
7 5 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (1.47%) XML
7 5 (1.47%) Middleware
8 3 (0.88%) Classic ASP
9 2 (0.59%) XSLT
9 2 (0.59%) WinForms
9 2 (0.59%) WPF
10 1 (0.29%) WF
10 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.29%) JDBC
10 1 (0.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 75 (21.99%) Replication
2 63 (18.48%) Clustering
3 17 (4.99%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.93%) PKI
6 7 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.47%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.47%) Statistics
8 4 (1.17%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.17%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.17%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.17%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.88%) Spread Betting
10 2 (0.59%) CESG
10 2 (0.59%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.29%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.29%) Open Source
11 1 (0.29%) Derivative
11 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 126 (36.95%) Windows
2 39 (11.44%) Linux
3 30 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (6.74%) UNIX
5 6 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (34.31%) Performance Tuning
2 90 (26.39%) ITIL
3 57 (16.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 50 (14.66%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (12.02%) Information Security
7 37 (10.85%) Change Control
8 35 (10.26%) Database Tuning
9 32 (9.38%) PRINCE2
10 29 (8.50%) Data Modelling
11 27 (7.92%) Business Continuity
11 27 (7.92%) E-Commerce
12 24 (7.04%) ETL
13 21 (6.16%) DevOps
14 19 (5.57%) Penetration Testing
14 19 (5.57%) Network Load Balancing
15 17 (4.99%) Data Protection
16 16 (4.69%) Change Management
16 16 (4.69%) Scrum
16 16 (4.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 203 (59.53%) SQL
2 101 (29.62%) T-SQL
3 30 (8.80%) PowerShell
4 13 (3.81%) C#
5 12 (3.52%) Tcl
6 11 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 8 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 8 (2.35%) Java
8 7 (2.05%) Perl
9 5 (1.47%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.17%) Python
11 3 (0.88%) sed
11 3 (0.88%) AWK
12 2 (0.59%) PHP
12 2 (0.59%) C++
13 1 (0.29%) VBScript
13 1 (0.29%) VB
13 1 (0.29%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 46 (13.49%) CISSP
2 29 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (8.21%) CISM
4 23 (6.74%) MCITP
5 22 (6.45%) Degree
6 20 (5.87%) MCTS
7 19 (5.57%) MCSE
7 19 (5.57%) MCSA
8 17 (4.99%) CISA
9 14 (4.11%) PCI QSA
10 12 (3.52%) CEH
11 8 (2.35%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (2.05%) OCP
13 6 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.47%) Security Cleared
15 4 (1.17%) MCDBA
15 4 (1.17%) SC Cleared
16 2 (0.59%) MCP
17 1 (0.29%) GIAC
17 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (11.73%) PCI DSS
3 29 (8.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 27 (7.92%) SLA
5 14 (4.11%) COBIT
6 4 (1.17%) QA
System Software
1 31 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 30 (8.80%) Active Directory
3 20 (5.87%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.93%) LiteSpeed
5 7 (2.05%) Snort
6 6 (1.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.59%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.59%) Firmware
8 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 27 (7.92%) Data Guard
2 22 (6.45%) SCOM
2 22 (6.45%) Foglight
3 11 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (2.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.59%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 77 (22.58%) Oracle
2 64 (18.77%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.99%) Imperva
4 15 (4.40%) RainStor
5 14 (4.11%) McAfee
6 12 (3.52%) Sybase
6 12 (3.52%) VMware
7 9 (2.64%) Symantec
8 7 (2.05%) MapR
8 7 (2.05%) IronPort
8 7 (2.05%) Teradata
8 7 (2.05%) NetApp
9 6 (1.76%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.17%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.17%) Red Gate
11 3 (0.88%) F5
11 3 (0.88%) Google
11 3 (0.88%) Percona
11 3 (0.88%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.59%) Cisco
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
North West
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chard, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-50,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus full benefits package
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Blackburn, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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Reading
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Package
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Chard, Somerset
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Salary: Bens
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Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
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Chard, Ilminster, Crewkerne, Axminster, Yeovil,...
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Knutsford
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Newbury
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North London
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