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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Security
Rank 666 692 686
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing Database Security 233 239 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 183 199 183
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
91708 97795 89741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.23% 81.98% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74090 78809 73756
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 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 1 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 +16 225 £55,000 +15.78% 18
London +78 122 £61,250 +16.66% 8
South East +12 45 £47,500 -5.00% 3
City of London +48 38 £62,500 +19.04% 3
Yorkshire +14 29 £40,000 -2.16% 4
West Yorkshire +24 27 £40,000 -2.16% 3
Leeds +19 20 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hampshire -7 20 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +29 9 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Berkshire +4 9 £60,000 +41.17%
Southampton -13 9 £42,000 -9.18% 1
North West -13 8 £66,250 +54.97% 2
East of England -21 7 £34,000 -24.44%
West Midlands -28 7 £38,500 -9.41%
Harrow - 7 £47,500 -
County Antrim - 6 - - 1
Belfast - 6 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 6 - - 1
Woking +16 4 £45,750 +7.64% 1
Essex +11 4 £34,000 -24.44%
Cheshire +8 4 £67,500 +42.10%
South West -3 4 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Birmingham -13 4 £38,000 +1.33%
High Wycombe - 4 £60,000 - 1
Croydon - 4 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Portsmouth +9 3 £47,500 -
Manchester -11 3 £34,250 -23.88% 2
Bradford -12 3 £32,500 -34.52%
Newbury - 3 £62,500 -

Database Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 269 (67.08%) SQL
2 253 (63.09%) SQL Server
3 149 (37.16%) Performance Tuning
4 142 (35.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 135 (33.67%) Windows
6 133 (33.17%) Microsoft
7 125 (31.17%) T-SQL
8 116 (28.93%) Finance
9 110 (27.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 103 (25.69%) Replication
11 95 (23.69%) Oracle
12 86 (21.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 82 (20.45%) Clustering
14 76 (18.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 75 (18.70%) Linux
16 72 (17.96%) Oracle Database
17 70 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
18 69 (17.21%) MS Excel
19 67 (16.71%) CISSP
20 57 (14.21%) SQL Server 2012
21 56 (13.97%) Database Tuning
21 56 (13.97%) Degree
21 56 (13.97%) Data Warehouse
22 55 (13.72%) Information Security
22 55 (13.72%) Network Security
22 55 (13.72%) Relational Database
23 54 (13.47%) Banking
24 50 (12.47%) ITIL
25 49 (12.22%) Oracle Certification
25 49 (12.22%) Oracle Database 11g

Database Security
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 25 (6.23%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.49%) IIS
3 5 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (1.25%) Apache
4 4 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.00%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.50%) Tuxedo
6 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.50%) Jetty
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 69 (17.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.50%) IaaS
2 6 (1.50%) SaaS
3 5 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (13.72%) Network Security
2 46 (11.47%) TCP/IP
3 36 (8.98%) Wireless
4 35 (8.73%) Firewall
5 34 (8.48%) Wireless Security
6 29 (7.23%) DNS
7 23 (5.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 23 (5.74%) Internet
8 22 (5.49%) DHCP
9 21 (5.24%) DMZ
10 19 (4.74%) VPN
11 18 (4.49%) WAN
12 17 (4.24%) LAN
13 12 (2.99%) SAN
14 11 (2.74%) HTTP
15 9 (2.24%) FTP
16 7 (1.75%) SSL
16 7 (1.75%) SMTP
17 4 (1.00%) LDAP
18 3 (0.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (63.09%) SQL Server
2 142 (35.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 110 (27.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 86 (21.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 76 (18.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 72 (17.96%) Oracle Database
7 57 (14.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 56 (13.97%) Data Warehouse
9 55 (13.72%) Relational Database
10 49 (12.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 44 (10.97%) RDBMS
12 41 (10.22%) SQL Server 2005
13 34 (8.48%) Oracle Database 12c
14 33 (8.23%) MySQL
14 33 (8.23%) Oracle Database 10g
15 29 (7.23%) OLAP
15 29 (7.23%) DTS
16 22 (5.49%) Data Mining
17 15 (3.74%) Oracle OLAP
17 15 (3.74%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (1.50%) Metasploit
3 5 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.75%) Toad
4 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.75%) Subversion
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 116 (28.93%) Finance
2 54 (13.47%) Banking
3 39 (9.73%) Legal
4 19 (4.74%) Law
5 18 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.50%) Marketing
8 4 (1.00%) Back Office
8 4 (1.00%) Publishing
8 4 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.75%) Retail
9 3 (0.75%) Games
9 3 (0.75%) Electronics
10 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 240 (59.85%) DBA
2 177 (44.14%) SQL DBA
3 136 (33.92%) Administrator
4 93 (23.19%) SQL Server DBA
5 48 (11.97%) Developer
6 37 (9.23%) Server Administrator
6 37 (9.23%) Oracle DBA
7 36 (8.98%) Security Engineer
8 34 (8.48%) Senior DBA
9 29 (7.23%) Information Security Engineer
10 25 (6.23%) Senior SQL DBA
11 16 (3.99%) Oracle Developer
11 16 (3.99%) Team Leader
12 15 (3.74%) SQL Developer
12 15 (3.74%) Consultant
12 15 (3.74%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.49%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 12 (2.99%) Architect
15 11 (2.74%) Network Engineer
15 11 (2.74%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.73%) .NET
2 14 (3.49%) XML
3 12 (2.99%) HTML
4 11 (2.74%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.50%) Web Services
6 6 (1.50%) Middleware
7 4 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.50%) FpML
8 2 (0.50%) DHTML
8 2 (0.50%) CSS
8 2 (0.50%) CSS3
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.50%) Ajax
8 2 (0.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (0.50%) jQuery
8 2 (0.50%) WCF
8 2 (0.50%) Ext JS
8 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 103 (25.69%) Replication
2 82 (20.45%) Clustering
3 39 (9.73%) Management Information System
4 32 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.74%) Statistics
6 14 (3.49%) Hedge funds
6 14 (3.49%) Visualisation
7 12 (2.99%) Kindle
8 10 (2.49%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.75%) PKI
9 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.50%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.50%) Social Network
11 4 (1.00%) CESG
11 4 (1.00%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.00%) Blog
12 3 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
13 2 (0.50%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 135 (33.67%) Windows
2 75 (18.70%) Linux
3 35 (8.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (8.23%) UNIX
5 25 (6.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.00%) CentOS
9 5 (1.25%) AIX
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.25%) zOS
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.25%) Solaris
10 1 (0.25%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (37.16%) Performance Tuning
2 70 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
3 56 (13.97%) Database Tuning
4 55 (13.72%) Information Security
5 50 (12.47%) ITIL
6 48 (11.97%) ETL
7 44 (10.97%) Performance Monitoring
8 42 (10.47%) Capacity Planning
9 40 (9.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 38 (9.48%) Data Modelling
11 35 (8.73%) Risk Management
11 35 (8.73%) Network Monitoring
12 29 (7.23%) Change Control
13 27 (6.73%) Database Mirroring
14 25 (6.23%) Kalman Filter
15 24 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (5.99%) Performance Analysis
16 21 (5.24%) Data Management
16 21 (5.24%) High Availability
17 20 (4.99%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 269 (67.08%) SQL
2 125 (31.17%) T-SQL
3 29 (7.23%) PL/SQL
4 27 (6.73%) PowerShell
5 21 (5.24%) C
6 14 (3.49%) Java
7 11 (2.74%) Perl
8 10 (2.49%) C#
8 10 (2.49%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.24%) Python
10 7 (1.75%) Korn
11 5 (1.25%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.25%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.25%) VBScript
12 4 (1.00%) C++
13 3 (0.75%) PHP
13 3 (0.75%) VB
14 2 (0.50%) AWK
14 2 (0.50%) R
14 2 (0.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 67 (16.71%) CISSP
2 56 (13.97%) Degree
3 49 (12.22%) Oracle Certification
4 46 (11.47%) OCP
5 38 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (9.23%) CISM
6 37 (9.23%) CEH
7 30 (7.48%) MCITP
8 17 (4.24%) GIAC
8 17 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (4.24%) CCNP
9 15 (3.74%) MCTS
10 13 (3.24%) Security Cleared
11 12 (2.99%) MCSA
11 12 (2.99%) IBM Certification
11 12 (2.99%) SC Cleared
12 11 (2.74%) MCSE
12 11 (2.74%) CISA
13 10 (2.49%) MCDBA
14 7 (1.75%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.23%) PCI DSS
2 27 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.74%) QA
4 12 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (2.99%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.75%) SLA
6 6 (1.50%) COBIT
7 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.50%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.25%) FISMA
System Software
1 45 (11.22%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (4.24%) Snort
3 14 (3.49%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.00%) OCFS2
7 3 (0.75%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.25%) ACF2
8 1 (0.25%) RACF
Systems Management
1 32 (7.98%) Data Guard
2 21 (5.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (4.24%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (2.74%) SCOM
5 6 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.25%) Foglight
7 4 (1.00%) Legato
7 4 (1.00%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 133 (33.17%) Microsoft
2 95 (23.69%) Oracle
3 22 (5.49%) McAfee
4 19 (4.74%) Symantec
5 18 (4.49%) IBM
6 17 (4.24%) IronPort
7 10 (2.49%) Websense
8 9 (2.24%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.24%) VMware
9 8 (2.00%) Sybase
9 8 (2.00%) HP
10 7 (1.75%) WorldPay
11 6 (1.50%) Cognos
11 6 (1.50%) CA
11 6 (1.50%) Rapid7
12 5 (1.25%) Cognizant
12 5 (1.25%) Remedy
13 4 (1.00%) SAP
13 4 (1.00%) Tableau
13 4 (1.00%) Netezza
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £50400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ferrari Healy
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DHI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum Great bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 23 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 26 days ago