The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 97 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% - 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £31,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
OLTP
UK

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
337 398 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.72% 29.16% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 296 357 291
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OLTP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the Wales region.

OLTP Salary Trend in Wales

OLTP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales - 2 £31,000 -
OLTP
UK

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OLTP 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 OLTP.

1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OLTP 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 OLTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) DTS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) IBM