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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Security
Rank 698 781 626
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -155
Permanent jobs citing Database Security 195 148 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.15% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 154 111 201
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +28.20%

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
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +52 177 £50,000 - 8
London +66 88 £60,000 +20.00% 2
South East -6 30 £47,500 +11.76% 2
City of London +29 20 £60,000 +26.31%
West Yorkshire +24 18 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +15 18 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 17 £45,000 -
North West -8 15 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Scotland +24 13 £36,000 - 4
Edinburgh +11 11 £41,250 - 4
Surrey +23 9 £44,000 +69.23%
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £60,000 +9.09%
West Midlands -5 9 £51,250 +22.02% 1
South West -7 9 £42,500 -
Somerset - 9 £42,500 -
Bath - 9 £42,500 -
Manchester +7 7 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Cheshire -2 7 £39,000 -22.00%
High Wycombe - 7 £60,000 -
Staffordshire +9 6 £55,000 +30.95%
East of England -1 6 £42,500 -15.84% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £55,000 -
Southampton +2 5 £31,500 -21.25%
Hampshire -10 5 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Warrington - 5 £39,000 -
Belfast - 5 - -
Northern Ireland - 5 - -
County Antrim - 5 - -
Berkshire -5 4 £65,000 +136.36% 1
Canary Wharf - 4 £80,000 -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 292 (68.71%) SQL
2 285 (67.06%) SQL Server
3 154 (36.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 142 (33.41%) Microsoft
5 141 (33.18%) T-SQL
5 141 (33.18%) Finance
6 131 (30.82%) Performance Tuning
7 128 (30.12%) Windows
8 117 (27.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 112 (26.35%) Oracle
10 102 (24.00%) Replication
11 92 (21.65%) Oracle Database
12 87 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 82 (19.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 82 (19.29%) Clustering
14 80 (18.82%) Data Warehouse
14 80 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
15 75 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
16 72 (16.94%) Linux
17 69 (16.24%) Relational Database
18 66 (15.53%) Oracle Database 11g
19 65 (15.29%) MS Excel
20 60 (14.12%) UNIX
20 60 (14.12%) CISSP
20 60 (14.12%) Network Security
20 60 (14.12%) Database Tuning
21 58 (13.65%) Banking
22 57 (13.41%) Degree
23 56 (13.18%) Information Security
24 51 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.12%) IIS
3 6 (1.41%) JBoss
3 6 (1.41%) Apache
4 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.71%) Jetty
5 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.47%) Tuxedo
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 65 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.59%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.41%) SaaS
2 6 (1.41%) Office 365
2 6 (1.41%) IaaS
2 6 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (14.12%) Network Security
2 38 (8.94%) TCP/IP
3 36 (8.47%) Firewall
4 29 (6.82%) DNS
5 23 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (4.94%) Internet
6 21 (4.94%) DHCP
7 20 (4.71%) Wireless Security
7 20 (4.71%) Wireless
8 18 (4.24%) VPN
9 17 (4.00%) WAN
10 16 (3.76%) LAN
11 15 (3.53%) DMZ
12 8 (1.88%) HTTP
13 6 (1.41%) FTP
13 6 (1.41%) SMTP
14 5 (1.18%) SAN
15 3 (0.71%) SSL
15 3 (0.71%) Broadband
16 2 (0.47%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (67.06%) SQL Server
2 154 (36.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 117 (27.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 92 (21.65%) Oracle Database
5 87 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 82 (19.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 80 (18.82%) Data Warehouse
8 75 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 69 (16.24%) Relational Database
10 66 (15.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 50 (11.76%) RDBMS
12 44 (10.35%) Oracle Database 12c
13 43 (10.12%) SQL Server 2005
14 39 (9.18%) OLAP
15 33 (7.76%) MySQL
16 28 (6.59%) Oracle OLAP
17 25 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
17 25 (5.88%) OLTP
18 19 (4.47%) Data Mining
19 16 (3.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.35%) Metasploit
3 6 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.71%) Toad
4 3 (0.71%) ERwin
4 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 141 (33.18%) Finance
2 58 (13.65%) Banking
3 24 (5.65%) Legal
4 13 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.35%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.12%) Retail
7 7 (1.65%) Law
8 6 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.41%) Marketing
9 4 (0.94%) Publishing
10 3 (0.71%) Games
11 2 (0.47%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 239 (56.24%) DBA
2 177 (41.65%) SQL DBA
3 128 (30.12%) Administrator
4 94 (22.12%) SQL Server DBA
5 76 (17.88%) Developer
6 38 (8.94%) Senior DBA
7 37 (8.71%) Server Administrator
8 35 (8.24%) SQL Developer
9 33 (7.76%) Security Engineer
10 31 (7.29%) Oracle DBA
11 30 (7.06%) Senior SQL DBA
12 24 (5.65%) Oracle Developer
13 21 (4.94%) Senior Developer
13 21 (4.94%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 16 (3.76%) SQL Server Developer
14 16 (3.76%) Architect
15 14 (3.29%) Database Engineer
16 13 (3.06%) Analyst
16 13 (3.06%) Team Leader
16 13 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.71%) .NET
2 14 (3.29%) XML
3 11 (2.59%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.88%) WCF
4 8 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (1.41%) Web Services
5 6 (1.41%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.71%) JSON
6 3 (0.71%) DHTML
6 3 (0.71%) HTML
6 3 (0.71%) Spring
6 3 (0.71%) Ajax
6 3 (0.71%) CSS
6 3 (0.71%) SOAP
6 3 (0.71%) HTML5
6 3 (0.71%) jQuery
6 3 (0.71%) Ext JS
6 3 (0.71%) RESTful
6 3 (0.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 102 (24.00%) Replication
2 82 (19.29%) Clustering
3 42 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (8.71%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.76%) Hedge funds
6 13 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.82%) Kindle
7 12 (2.82%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.82%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.65%) Cryptography
8 7 (1.65%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.41%) PKI
9 6 (1.41%) Statistics
9 6 (1.41%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.41%) Social Network
9 6 (1.41%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.18%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.18%) Life Science
11 4 (0.94%) EFT
11 4 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 128 (30.12%) Windows
2 72 (16.94%) Linux
3 60 (14.12%) UNIX
4 12 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.41%) AIX
7 6 (1.41%) Solaris
8 5 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.47%) Tru64
9 2 (0.47%) CentOS
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.24%) zOS
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (30.82%) Performance Tuning
2 80 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
3 60 (14.12%) Database Tuning
4 56 (13.18%) Information Security
5 51 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 50 (11.76%) ETL
7 47 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 41 (9.65%) Capacity Planning
9 40 (9.41%) ITIL
10 39 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (8.00%) Migration
12 33 (7.76%) Database Mirroring
13 30 (7.06%) Risk Management
14 27 (6.35%) E-Commerce
15 24 (5.65%) Data Modelling
15 24 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (5.41%) Security Management
17 22 (5.18%) Vulnerability Management
18 20 (4.71%) Network Monitoring
18 20 (4.71%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 292 (68.71%) SQL
2 141 (33.18%) T-SQL
3 37 (8.71%) PL/SQL
4 30 (7.06%) PowerShell
5 21 (4.94%) C
6 17 (4.00%) C#
7 14 (3.29%) Perl
8 12 (2.82%) Java
9 8 (1.88%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.65%) Python
10 7 (1.65%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.65%) Korn
11 5 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.94%) Ruby
13 3 (0.71%) VBScript
13 3 (0.71%) VB
14 2 (0.47%) C++
14 2 (0.47%) AWK
14 2 (0.47%) R
14 2 (0.47%) sed
Qualifications
1 60 (14.12%) CISSP
2 57 (13.41%) Degree
3 47 (11.06%) Oracle Certification
4 40 (9.41%) OCP
5 33 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (6.35%) CISM
7 25 (5.88%) CEH
8 17 (4.00%) MCITP
9 15 (3.53%) GIAC
9 15 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (3.53%) CCNP
9 15 (3.53%) MCSA
10 14 (3.29%) CISA
11 12 (2.82%) IBM Certification
12 9 (2.12%) MCSE
13 8 (1.88%) CISMP
13 8 (1.88%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.88%) Security Cleared
14 5 (1.18%) MCDBA
15 4 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 22 (5.18%) QA
4 15 (3.53%) COBIT
5 12 (2.82%) ISO 9001
6 11 (2.59%) SLA
7 8 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (1.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 6 (1.41%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 38 (8.94%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (2.35%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.18%) Snort
5 1 (0.24%) ACF2
5 1 (0.24%) RACF
Systems Management
1 22 (5.18%) Data Guard
2 21 (4.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.88%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (1.18%) SCOM
5 5 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.24%) Foglight
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 142 (33.41%) Microsoft
2 112 (26.35%) Oracle
3 24 (5.65%) McAfee
4 18 (4.24%) IBM
5 11 (2.59%) VMware
5 11 (2.59%) Splunk
6 10 (2.35%) Rapid7
6 10 (2.35%) Symantec
6 10 (2.35%) Websense
7 8 (1.88%) Qualys
7 8 (1.88%) WorldPay
8 7 (1.65%) AppSense
9 6 (1.41%) Sourcefire
9 6 (1.41%) Citrix
9 6 (1.41%) Cognos
10 5 (1.18%) SAP
10 5 (1.18%) CA
10 5 (1.18%) Wall Street Systems
10 5 (1.18%) IronPort
10 5 (1.18%) FireEye
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