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

Database Performance Tuning
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 374 419 435
Rank change year-on-year +45 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 22 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 18
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.52% +0.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  

Database Tuning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12911 16973 17958
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.11% 87.17% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10602 14317 14296
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Database Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Database Tuning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Database Tuning in the South East

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Database Tuning in the South East

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Tuning in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Tuning in the South East

Database Tuning
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 Tuning within the South East 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
Surrey +54 9 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Berkshire +40 7 £60,000 -14.28% 1
West Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Hampshire +20 4 £40,000 -0.62%
East Sussex +3 2 £42,500 +18.05%
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Database Tuning 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 South East region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 31 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (67.74%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (61.29%) Oracle Database
3 19 (61.29%) Oracle
4 17 (54.84%) T-SQL
5 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
6 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
7 13 (41.94%) Unix
8 12 (38.71%) Windows
8 12 (38.71%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (35.48%) Linux
10 9 (29.03%) ETL
10 9 (29.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (29.03%) Database Security
11 8 (25.81%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (25.81%) Degree
11 8 (25.81%) Java
12 7 (22.58%) .NET
12 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (22.58%) Clustering
12 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (22.58%) High Availability
13 6 (19.35%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (19.35%) Code Optimisation
13 6 (19.35%) Oracle Exadata
13 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
13 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
13 6 (19.35%) Change Control
13 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management

Database Tuning
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 6 (19.35%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (12.90%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) Oracle Database
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) OLAP
4 6 (19.35%) OLTP
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
4 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (19.35%) VLDB
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.23%) DTS
8 1 (3.23%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) DBA
2 14 (45.16%) Administrator
2 14 (45.16%) SQL DBA
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (19.35%) Programmer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior DBA
5 6 (19.35%) Senior SQL DBA
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Programmer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) MSMQ
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 6 (19.35%) Replication
3 3 (9.68%) Fintech
3 3 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Unix
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (38.71%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (29.03%) Database Security
3 9 (29.03%) ETL
4 8 (25.81%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (22.58%) High Availability
6 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
6 6 (19.35%) Change Control
6 6 (19.35%) Change Management
6 6 (19.35%) Code Optimisation
6 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
6 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
6 6 (19.35%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (19.35%) Physics
6 6 (19.35%) SOA
6 6 (19.35%) UML
7 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.90%) Data Integration
8 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) T-SQL
3 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
4 8 (25.81%) Java
5 6 (19.35%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
5 6 (19.35%) VB
6 3 (9.68%) C
6 3 (9.68%) C++
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) EMC
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Sun
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy
5 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
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