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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Security
Rank 660 712 666
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -46
Permanent jobs citing Database Security 218 209 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 179 168 181
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%

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
88868 97779 88218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.13% 82.70% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72292 79425 72637
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015 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 29 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
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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 +52 208 £55,000 +15.78% 29
London +110 123 £65,000 +23.80% 12
City of London +53 33 £62,500 +20.19% 3
South East +3 31 £44,000 +3.52% 5
West Yorkshire +24 22 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +20 22 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Leeds +33 16 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Hampshire -7 16 £42,500 -
North West +10 13 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Northern Ireland - 10 - -
County Antrim - 10 - -
Belfast - 10 - -
Southampton -8 8 £39,750 -0.62%
Manchester +18 7 £30,000 -33.33% 2
East of England 0 7 £37,250 -26.23% 4
West Midlands -11 6 £39,000 -9.82%
Surrey +30 5 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Cheshire +8 5 £67,500 +42.10%
Harrow - 5 £47,500 -
Berkshire +8 4 £63,750 +131.81% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £40,500 +17.39%
East Midlands +3 3 £38,000 +8.57%
Buckinghamshire 0 3 £60,000 +9.09% 2
South West -13 3 £43,750 +45.83% 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £38,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £80,000 -
Essex - 3 £34,000 - 1
Guildford - 3 £40,000 -
High Wycombe - 3 £60,000 - 2
Nottingham - 3 £38,000 -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 284 (69.27%) SQL
2 273 (66.59%) SQL Server
3 151 (36.83%) Microsoft
4 147 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
5 138 (33.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 132 (32.20%) T-SQL
7 123 (30.00%) Windows
8 119 (29.02%) Finance
9 107 (26.10%) Replication
10 105 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 102 (24.88%) Oracle
12 91 (22.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 88 (21.46%) Clustering
14 87 (21.22%) Oracle Database
15 78 (19.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 76 (18.54%) Linux
17 75 (18.29%) MS Excel
18 70 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
19 68 (16.59%) Database Tuning
20 62 (15.12%) Oracle Database 11g
21 61 (14.88%) SQL Server 2012
22 60 (14.63%) Relational Database
22 60 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
23 59 (14.39%) Banking
24 54 (13.17%) CISSP
24 54 (13.17%) Oracle Certification
25 53 (12.93%) Network Security
26 51 (12.44%) Degree
27 50 (12.20%) OCP
28 49 (11.95%) RDBMS

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 22 (5.37%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.71%) IIS
3 4 (0.98%) Apache
3 4 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.73%) Jetty
5 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.49%) JBoss
5 2 (0.49%) Tuxedo
5 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 75 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.93%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.46%) IaaS
2 6 (1.46%) SaaS
3 5 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.98%) Office 365
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (12.93%) Network Security
2 39 (9.51%) TCP/IP
3 28 (6.83%) DNS
4 27 (6.59%) Wireless
4 27 (6.59%) Firewall
5 25 (6.10%) Wireless Security
6 20 (4.88%) DHCP
7 19 (4.63%) DMZ
7 19 (4.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 18 (4.39%) Internet
9 17 (4.15%) VPN
10 16 (3.90%) WAN
11 15 (3.66%) LAN
12 8 (1.95%) HTTP
12 8 (1.95%) SAN
13 7 (1.71%) SMTP
13 7 (1.71%) SSL
14 6 (1.46%) FTP
15 4 (0.98%) LDAP
16 1 (0.24%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (66.59%) SQL Server
2 138 (33.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 105 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (22.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 87 (21.22%) Oracle Database
6 78 (19.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 62 (15.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 61 (14.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 60 (14.63%) Relational Database
9 60 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
10 49 (11.95%) RDBMS
11 44 (10.73%) Oracle Database 12c
12 39 (9.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 36 (8.78%) Oracle Database 10g
14 34 (8.29%) OLAP
15 25 (6.10%) MySQL
16 24 (5.85%) Data Mining
17 23 (5.61%) DTS
18 21 (5.12%) Oracle OLAP
19 19 (4.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (2.44%) Metasploit
2 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.98%) Toad
6 3 (0.73%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 119 (29.02%) Finance
2 59 (14.39%) Banking
3 31 (7.56%) Legal
4 15 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.93%) Law
6 7 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.71%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.22%) Retail
8 4 (0.98%) Publishing
8 4 (0.98%) Back Office
9 3 (0.73%) Marketing
9 3 (0.73%) Games
10 2 (0.49%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 256 (62.44%) DBA
2 188 (45.85%) SQL DBA
3 144 (35.12%) Administrator
4 103 (25.12%) SQL Server DBA
5 55 (13.41%) Developer
6 44 (10.73%) Oracle DBA
7 41 (10.00%) Server Administrator
8 40 (9.76%) Senior DBA
9 28 (6.83%) Senior SQL DBA
10 27 (6.59%) Security Engineer
11 20 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
11 20 (4.88%) Information Security Engineer
12 19 (4.63%) SQL Developer
12 19 (4.63%) Senior Developer
13 18 (4.39%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 17 (4.15%) Team Leader
15 12 (2.93%) Architect
16 11 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
16 11 (2.68%) Consultant
17 10 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.32%) .NET
2 14 (3.41%) XML
3 11 (2.68%) .NET Framework
4 10 (2.44%) HTML
5 6 (1.46%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.46%) Web Services
5 6 (1.46%) Middleware
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.73%) jQuery
7 3 (0.73%) Ext JS
7 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.73%) RESTful
7 3 (0.73%) Ajax
7 3 (0.73%) JSON
7 3 (0.73%) WCF
7 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (0.73%) CSS3
7 3 (0.73%) HTML5
7 3 (0.73%) Spring
7 3 (0.73%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 107 (26.10%) Replication
2 88 (21.46%) Clustering
3 37 (9.02%) Management Information System
4 34 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.15%) Kindle
6 16 (3.90%) Hedge funds
7 15 (3.66%) Data Centre
8 13 (3.17%) Visualisation
9 11 (2.68%) Statistics
10 10 (2.44%) Computer Science
11 9 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.71%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.46%) Social Network
14 5 (1.22%) Cryptography
15 4 (0.98%) Thin Client
15 4 (0.98%) Private Cloud
15 4 (0.98%) PKI
15 4 (0.98%) Fat Client
16 3 (0.73%) User Experience
16 3 (0.73%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 123 (30.00%) Windows
2 76 (18.54%) Linux
3 34 (8.29%) UNIX
4 24 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.22%) AIX
9 3 (0.73%) CentOS
10 2 (0.49%) Solaris
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.24%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) Fedora
11 1 (0.24%) zOS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
2 70 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 68 (16.59%) Database Tuning
4 49 (11.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 48 (11.71%) Information Security
5 48 (11.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 47 (11.46%) ITIL
7 45 (10.98%) ETL
7 45 (10.98%) Capacity Planning
8 34 (8.29%) Data Modelling
9 32 (7.80%) Database Mirroring
9 32 (7.80%) Risk Management
10 31 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (6.83%) Change Control
12 25 (6.10%) Network Monitoring
13 24 (5.85%) Performance Analysis
14 22 (5.37%) Data Management
15 21 (5.12%) High Availability
15 21 (5.12%) Migration
16 20 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 284 (69.27%) SQL
2 132 (32.20%) T-SQL
3 34 (8.29%) PL/SQL
4 27 (6.59%) PowerShell
5 26 (6.34%) C
6 15 (3.66%) Java
7 10 (2.44%) C#
8 9 (2.20%) Perl
8 9 (2.20%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.71%) Korn
9 7 (1.71%) Python
10 6 (1.46%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.98%) Ruby
13 3 (0.73%) VB
13 3 (0.73%) C++
14 2 (0.49%) VBScript
14 2 (0.49%) AWK
14 2 (0.49%) sed
14 2 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (13.17%) CISSP
1 54 (13.17%) Oracle Certification
2 51 (12.44%) Degree
3 50 (12.20%) OCP
4 43 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (7.56%) MCITP
6 29 (7.07%) CEH
7 28 (6.83%) CISM
8 17 (4.15%) IBM Certification
9 15 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (3.66%) CCNP
9 15 (3.66%) GIAC
10 13 (3.17%) MCSA
11 12 (2.93%) Security Cleared
12 11 (2.68%) SC Cleared
13 10 (2.44%) CISA
13 10 (2.44%) MCTS
14 9 (2.20%) MCDBA
14 9 (2.20%) MCSE
15 4 (0.98%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.34%) PCI DSS
2 23 (5.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (4.15%) ISO 9001
4 16 (3.90%) QA
5 9 (2.20%) COBIT
5 9 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (2.20%) SLA
6 4 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.49%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.49%) HIPAA
System Software
1 48 (11.71%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.68%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.44%) Snort
4 5 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.98%) OCFS2
5 4 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.24%) ACF2
6 1 (0.24%) RACF
Systems Management
1 31 (7.56%) Data Guard
2 22 (5.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (2.44%) SCOM
4 8 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.22%) Foglight
7 4 (0.98%) Legato
7 4 (0.98%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 151 (36.83%) Microsoft
2 102 (24.88%) Oracle
3 22 (5.37%) IBM
4 18 (4.39%) McAfee
5 13 (3.17%) Symantec
6 10 (2.44%) Rapid7
6 10 (2.44%) IronPort
7 7 (1.71%) VMware
7 7 (1.71%) Websense
8 6 (1.46%) Cognos
8 6 (1.46%) HP
8 6 (1.46%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.46%) CA
8 6 (1.46%) WorldPay
9 5 (1.22%) Remedy
9 5 (1.22%) Sybase
9 5 (1.22%) SAP
10 4 (0.98%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.98%) Citrix
10 4 (0.98%) Tableau
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + 15% bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension, S
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £44-46k+
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago