The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Engineer
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 439 469
Rank change year-on-year +54 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 7 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.048% 0.038% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.039% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.76% +23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,730 £43,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,900
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £56,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.17% +24.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14182 17817 20713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.56% 96.93% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11882 15144 16834
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,075 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Database Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Database Engineer in the South East

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Database Engineer in the South East

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Engineer in the South East

Database Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey +31 1 £45,000 -30.76%
Berkshire +29 1 £44,000 +10.00% 2
Hampshire - 1 £31,825 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Database Engineer
England

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Database Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) MySQL
3 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) ETL
6 3 (15.79%) Python
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Sybase
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) Replication
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (15.79%) CentOS
6 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 3 (15.79%) JIRA
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills

Database Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (10.53%) Confluence
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) 3ds Max
1 1 (5.26%) Maya
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) Broadband
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) IPv4
4 1 (5.26%) IPv6
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (5.26%) Big Data
6 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
6 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.26%) Ingres
6 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Military
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) CentOS
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ETL
2 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) Scala
4 1 (5.26%) Go
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Rust
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) Actian
3 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.26%) ForgeRock
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk
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