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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 840 938 903
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -35
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 36 17 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.016% 0.077%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.050% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 81
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £64,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +55.40%

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
26917 33852 34865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.03% 31.88% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23078 28486 29792
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLDB over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

VLDB Salary Histogram in the UK

VLDB
Top 14 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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +89 36 £55,000 - 2
Leeds - 13 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 13 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 13 £55,000 -
South East +87 11 £57,500 - 1
London +59 10 £58,750 +6.81% 1
Croydon - 6 £57,500 -
Surrey - 6 £52,500 -
West Sussex +26 5 £58,500 +1.73%
Gatwick - 5 £58,500 -
Essex - 2 £56,250 -
East of England - 2 £56,250 -
Chelmsford - 1 £57,500 -
Redhill - 1 £58,500 -

VLDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 33 (68.75%) SQL
2 32 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 26 (54.17%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (35.42%) Oracle
6 16 (33.33%) Unix
6 16 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 16 (33.33%) High Availability
7 15 (31.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 15 (31.25%) Database Security
7 15 (31.25%) Replication
7 15 (31.25%) Clustering
7 15 (31.25%) NetBackup
7 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 15 (31.25%) Veritas
7 15 (31.25%) SAN
7 15 (31.25%) Solaris
7 15 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (31.25%) OLTP
8 14 (29.17%) Linux
8 14 (29.17%) Red Hat
9 13 (27.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 11 (22.92%) Windows
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (22.92%) Capacity Planning

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 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) SAN
2 10 (20.83%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 15 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (31.25%) OLTP
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (18.75%) MySQL
7 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.08%) SQLPlus
8 1 (2.08%) Sybase ASE
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) DBA
2 28 (58.33%) SQL DBA
3 19 (39.58%) Administrator
4 16 (33.33%) Senior DBA
4 16 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
5 13 (27.08%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
7 7 (14.58%) Production DBA
8 5 (10.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (10.42%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (10.42%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
10 1 (2.08%) Solaris Administrator
10 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Clustering
1 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
1 15 (31.25%) Replication
2 8 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Unix
2 15 (31.25%) Solaris
3 14 (29.17%) Linux
4 13 (27.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (22.92%) Windows
5 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (54.17%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (33.33%) High Availability
4 15 (31.25%) Database Security
5 11 (22.92%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (12.50%) ETL
6 6 (12.50%) Project Management
6 6 (12.50%) Refactoring
6 6 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
7 4 (8.33%) Fund Management
8 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.08%) Change Management
9 1 (2.08%) Investment Management
9 1 (2.08%) Low Latency
9 1 (2.08%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) SQL
2 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (16.67%) GlusterFS
3 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) NetBackup
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle ZFS
2 10 (20.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Oracle
2 15 (31.25%) Veritas
3 14 (29.17%) Red Hat
4 10 (20.83%) Brocade
4 10 (20.83%) StorageTek
4 10 (20.83%) Sun
5 8 (16.67%) EMC
6 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Sybase
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