Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IDOL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IDOL over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP IDOL
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1196 1239 1283
Rank change year-on-year +43 +44 -26
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 10 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.018% 0.007% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 18
UK median annual salary £66,356 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.89% -30.43% +43.75%
10th Percentile £58,750 £35,000 £39,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,425 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £35,000 -

IDOL 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 54745 56049 68490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.26% 29.67% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 45083 47949 57675
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

IDOL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IDOL in the UK

IDOL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IDOL in the UK

IDOL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IDOL over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IDOL in the UK

IDOL
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDOL within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +32 10 £66,356 +15.91%
London +33 9 £66,356 -4.52%
UK excluding London +21 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (50.00%) iManage
3 5 (50.00%) JBoss
3 5 (50.00%) ESRI
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Law
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) CommVault
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012

IDOL
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 5 (50.00%) JBoss
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
1 5 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre Team Leader
2 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) FlexPod
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) ESRI
1 5 (50.00%) iManage
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) CommVault
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Reuters
3 1 (10.00%) Unisys