Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for OLTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OLTP over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 346 334
Rank change year-on-year -12 -12 +11
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 8 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.061% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.40% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 30
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £45,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%

OLTP is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4252 4262 4488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.41% 34.44% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3606 3689 3857
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

OLTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing OLTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for OLTP in the North West

OLTP
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLTP in the North West.

Salary trend for OLTP in the North West

OLTP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -31 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Cheshire -23 2 £50,000 +11.11%
OLTP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing OLTP 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 North West region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (25.00%) Perfmon
5 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (25.00%) Ansible
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps

OLTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (25.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DBA
2 4 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Senior DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Database Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (25.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft