Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Database Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Database Security over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Security
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1044 972 991
Rank change year-on-year -72 +19 +1
Permanent jobs citing Database Security 133 252 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 112 223 263
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,400 £33,800
90th Percentile £66,956 £84,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -10.00%

Database Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160900 169699 194446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126975 141046 160155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Database Security
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Database Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Database Security in the UK

Database Security
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Database Security in the UK

Database Security
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Security over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Security in the UK

Database Security
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Security within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England -93 128 £47,500 -5.00% 3
UK excluding London +6 106 £45,000 -5.26% 2
North of England -8 49 £45,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire +45 34 £45,000 -18.18%
South East +21 26 £60,000 +20.00%
London -62 26 £58,525 -2.46% 1
Midlands +35 21 £45,000 +13.92% 1
West Midlands +29 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North West -46 15 £46,250 -7.50%
East of England -5 3 £60,000 +26.32%
South West -30 3 £37,500 -14.77% 1
Scotland - 3 £34,000 -
East Midlands +37 2 £37,500 -3.85%
Wales +18 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Northern Ireland - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Database Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Database Security.

1 108 (81.20%) SQL
2 100 (75.19%) SQL Server
3 70 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
4 60 (45.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (45.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (43.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 49 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 44 (33.08%) Replication
8 41 (30.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 40 (30.08%) T-SQL
10 37 (27.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 32 (24.06%) Migration
11 32 (24.06%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (23.31%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (23.31%) Performance Monitoring
12 31 (23.31%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (22.56%) High Availability
14 29 (21.80%) Capacity Planning
15 28 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
15 28 (21.05%) Clustering
16 26 (19.55%) ETL
17 25 (18.80%) SQL Server 2016
18 24 (18.05%) Database Tuning
19 22 (16.54%) SQL Server 2014
20 21 (15.79%) Windows
21 20 (15.04%) SAP
22 19 (14.29%) Change Control
23 18 (13.53%) MySQL
23 18 (13.53%) Proactive Monitoring
24 17 (12.78%) Oracle

Database Security
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (12.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.26%) Apache
3 4 (3.01%) IIS
4 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.75%) Moodle
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.75%) FastStats
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 41 (30.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (3.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (3.76%) GitHub
4 2 (1.50%) Office 365
4 2 (1.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.02%) Firewall
1 8 (6.02%) Network Security
2 3 (2.26%) SAN
2 3 (2.26%) VLAN
3 2 (1.50%) DNS
3 2 (1.50%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) SSH
3 2 (1.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.75%) NAS
4 1 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (75.19%) SQL Server
2 60 (45.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 60 (45.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (43.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (27.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 31 (23.31%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (18.80%) SQL Server 2016
8 22 (16.54%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (13.53%) MySQL
10 16 (12.03%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (11.28%) SAP Data Services
12 14 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database
14 9 (6.77%) Big Data
14 9 (6.77%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (6.02%) DTS
16 7 (5.26%) Hadoop
16 7 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.02%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.76%) Bitbucket
3 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.76%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.75%) TestRail
General
1 11 (8.27%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Banking
2 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.01%) Law
3 4 (3.01%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Marketing
4 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) International Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 93 (69.92%) DBA
2 67 (50.38%) SQL DBA
3 36 (27.07%) Administrator
4 27 (20.30%) Senior DBA
5 21 (15.79%) Senior SQL DBA
5 21 (15.79%) SQL Server DBA
6 17 (12.78%) Developer
7 9 (6.77%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (6.02%) Architect
8 8 (6.02%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 8 (6.02%) MySQL DBA
9 7 (5.26%) Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) Database Architect
10 5 (3.76%) Security Analyst
11 4 (3.01%) Production DBA
11 4 (3.01%) SAP Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Senior SQL Server DBA
11 4 (3.01%) SQL Developer
12 3 (2.26%) Security Architect
13 2 (1.50%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) Hibernate
2 4 (3.01%) WSH
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.50%) .NET
4 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.50%) JSON
4 2 (1.50%) LAMP
4 2 (1.50%) Middleware
4 2 (1.50%) RESTful
5 1 (0.75%) COM
5 1 (0.75%) CSS
5 1 (0.75%) HTML
5 1 (0.75%) OC4J
5 1 (0.75%) Web Services
5 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (33.08%) Replication
2 31 (23.31%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (21.05%) Clustering
4 9 (6.77%) Data Structures
4 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.01%) Life Science
6 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.50%) iPad
6 2 (1.50%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.79%) Windows
2 14 (10.53%) Linux
3 6 (4.51%) Unix
4 4 (3.01%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.50%) AIX
6 1 (0.75%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (24.06%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (24.06%) Migration
3 31 (23.31%) Performance Monitoring
4 30 (22.56%) High Availability
5 29 (21.80%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (19.55%) ETL
7 24 (18.05%) Database Tuning
8 19 (14.29%) Change Control
9 18 (13.53%) Proactive Monitoring
10 17 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (8.27%) Information Security
13 10 (7.52%) CRM
13 10 (7.52%) Server Monitoring
13 10 (7.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (6.77%) Analytics
14 9 (6.77%) Process Improvement
14 9 (6.77%) Statistics
15 8 (6.02%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 108 (81.20%) SQL
2 40 (30.08%) T-SQL
3 10 (7.52%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.76%) VBScript
5 4 (3.01%) C#
5 4 (3.01%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.01%) R
6 3 (2.26%) PHP
7 2 (1.50%) Perl
7 2 (1.50%) Python
8 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.75%) C
8 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.01%) CISSP
2 4 (3.01%) Degree
3 2 (1.50%) CISM
3 2 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.50%) MCDBA
3 2 (1.50%) MCSA
3 2 (1.50%) MCSE
3 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.75%) OCP
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.26%) SLA
3 6 (4.51%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.50%) QA
5 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.01%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.01%) Firmware
3 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.50%) NFS
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.51%) Puppet
3 5 (3.76%) Ambari
3 5 (3.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (3.76%) ZABBIX
4 4 (3.01%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (3.01%) SCCM
5 3 (2.26%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.50%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 20 (15.04%) SAP
3 17 (12.78%) Oracle
4 8 (6.02%) Percona
5 5 (3.76%) Hortonworks
5 5 (3.76%) IBM
6 4 (3.01%) Actian
6 4 (3.01%) VMware
7 2 (1.50%) Citrix
7 2 (1.50%) IDERA
7 2 (1.50%) RedGate
8 1 (0.75%) Cognos
8 1 (0.75%) Sybase
8 1 (0.75%) Tableau
8 1 (0.75%) Talend