The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 100 93
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7  
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 5 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.62% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.74% 2.29% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Median salary £50,000 £26,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.30% -5.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

RDBMS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 288 349 359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 35.82% 30.64% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 242 306 326
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing RDBMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Kent

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS in Kent.

Salary trend for RDBMS in Kent

RDBMS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Folkestone -3 1 - -
RDBMS
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 24 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 22 (91.67%) Oracle Database
2 22 (91.67%) Data Guard
2 22 (91.67%) High Availability
2 22 (91.67%) Oracle
2 22 (91.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 21 (87.50%) Replication
3 21 (87.50%) Toad
3 21 (87.50%) Tivoli
3 21 (87.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 21 (87.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (87.50%) IBM
3 21 (87.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 17 (70.83%) Finance
5 16 (66.67%) Unix
5 16 (66.67%) Windows
6 15 (62.50%) Shell Script
6 15 (62.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (25.00%) Security Patching
7 6 (25.00%) Ticket Management
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle Utilities
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (8.33%) Middleware
8 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (4.17%) MS Excel

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 22 (91.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) OLTP
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Toad
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) DBA
1 22 (91.67%) Senior DBA
2 21 (87.50%) Oracle DBA
2 21 (87.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (87.50%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Unix
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) High Availability
2 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 6 (25.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Document Management
3 1 (4.17%) OOP
3 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) PowerShell
1 15 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) C#
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (91.67%) Data Guard
1 22 (91.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (87.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 21 (87.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 21 (87.50%) Tivoli
2 21 (87.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Oracle
2 21 (87.50%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft