The table below looks at the statistics for VLDB skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLDB over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Very Large Database (VLDB)
UK
Rank 847 936 913
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -23
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 15 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.016% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.059% 0.049% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 40
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,800 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £77,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.03%

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25501 32364 32840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.37% 31.60% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21700 27465 28138
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VLDB
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VLDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

VLDB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VLDB
Salary Trend

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

VLDB Salary Trend in the UK

VLDB
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLDB within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +73 15 £57,500 -11.53% 1
South East +84 8 £57,500 +9.52%
Berkshire - 5 - -
Reading - 5 - -
Leeds - 4 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Gatwick - 3 £57,500 -
London +52 2 £57,500 -11.53% 1
East of England +24 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Essex - 1 £57,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £57,500 -

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing VLDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VLDB.

1 40 (74.07%) SQL
2 34 (62.96%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (62.96%) SQL Server
3 31 (57.41%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (42.59%) Relational Database
5 23 (42.59%) RDBMS
6 20 (37.04%) Unix
6 20 (37.04%) High Availability
7 19 (35.19%) Computer Science
7 19 (35.19%) Linux
7 19 (35.19%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (35.19%) Oracle
7 19 (35.19%) OLTP
8 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 17 (31.48%) Replication
9 17 (31.48%) Clustering
9 17 (31.48%) Database Security
10 14 (25.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 14 (25.93%) NetBackup
10 14 (25.93%) Solaris
10 14 (25.93%) SAN
10 14 (25.93%) Veritas
10 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
11 13 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (22.22%) ETL
13 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (18.52%) Degree

VLDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) SAN
2 9 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (42.59%) RDBMS
3 23 (42.59%) Relational Database
4 19 (35.19%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (35.19%) OLTP
5 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database
7 9 (16.67%) MySQL
8 6 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (9.26%) OLAP
9 5 (9.26%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (3.70%) Big Data
10 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.85%) Sybase ASE
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) DBA
2 29 (53.70%) SQL DBA
3 23 (42.59%) Administrator
4 18 (33.33%) Senior DBA
4 18 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
5 13 (24.07%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (12.96%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (12.96%) Production DBA
6 7 (12.96%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Computer Science
2 17 (31.48%) Clustering
2 17 (31.48%) Replication
3 8 (14.81%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Unix
2 19 (35.19%) Linux
3 14 (25.93%) Solaris
4 13 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (18.52%) Windows
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Disaster Recovery
2 31 (57.41%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (37.04%) High Availability
4 17 (31.48%) Database Security
5 12 (22.22%) ETL
6 9 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (11.11%) Change Management
7 6 (11.11%) Refactoring
8 5 (9.26%) Capacity Management
8 5 (9.26%) Code Optimisation
8 5 (9.26%) Database Tuning
8 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
8 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (9.26%) Physics
8 5 (9.26%) Project Management
8 5 (9.26%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (7.41%) Fund Management
10 3 (5.56%) Application Virtualisation
11 2 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 40 (74.07%) SQL
2 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (14.81%) GlusterFS
3 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) NetBackup
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Oracle
2 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
2 14 (25.93%) Veritas
3 9 (16.67%) Brocade
3 9 (16.67%) StorageTek
3 9 (16.67%) Sun
4 8 (14.81%) EMC
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.70%) Tableau
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) Sybase
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