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

Very Large Database (VLDB)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 388 - 460
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VLDB 6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.041% - 0.043%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Median salary £60,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +22.22%  

VLDB 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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4450 5826 6738
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 30.48% 31.63% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8848 10751 12849
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VLDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VLDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VLDB in the South East

VLDB
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VLDB in the South East

VLDB
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 VLDB within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Surrey - 5 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £59,000 -
VLDB
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing VLDB 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 VLDB.

1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) OLTP
1 11 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 11 (100.00%) High Availability
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Veritas
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (45.45%) GlusterFS
4 5 (45.45%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (45.45%) StorageTek
4 5 (45.45%) Brocade
4 5 (45.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (45.45%) Sun
4 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 5 (45.45%) Solaris
5 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 4 (36.36%) OLAP
5 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) T-SQL

VLDB
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 4 (36.36%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) OLTP
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) OLAP
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Administrator
2 7 (63.64%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) DBA
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (100.00%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Code Optimisation
2 4 (36.36%) Database Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
1 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) GlusterFS
1 5 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (45.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 7 (63.64%) Veritas
3 5 (45.45%) Brocade
3 5 (45.45%) EMC
3 5 (45.45%) StorageTek
3 5 (45.45%) Sun