The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 75 82 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 52 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.67% 2.00% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.44% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 14 31
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Performance Tuning
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1620 1310 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.33% 81.93% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1056 1403
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Cheshire region.

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 13 £50,000 - 3
Warrington -18 9 £30,000 -9.77% 2
Chester +2 4 £36,500 - 1
Macclesfield -5 4 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Wilmslow - 2 £38,750 - 1
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning.

1 45 (69.23%) SQL
2 38 (58.46%) SQL Server
3 29 (44.62%) T-SQL
4 24 (36.92%) Finance
5 23 (35.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (33.85%) Oracle
6 22 (33.85%) Windows
6 22 (33.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (32.31%) Replication
8 20 (30.77%) Oracle Database
9 18 (27.69%) ETL
10 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
11 16 (24.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (23.08%) Clustering
12 15 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
13 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (18.46%) Capacity Management
14 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (18.46%) ITIL
14 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (16.92%) Foglight
15 11 (16.92%) SAN
15 11 (16.92%) Oracle9i Database
15 11 (16.92%) Database Security
15 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database 12c
15 11 (16.92%) Data Guard
15 11 (16.92%) Database Tuning

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) Lync
2 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
2 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) SAN
2 5 (7.69%) DHCP
2 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (58.46%) SQL Server
2 23 (35.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (33.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (30.77%) Oracle Database
5 16 (24.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (16.92%) Oracle9i Database
8 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (7.69%) OLTP
11 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
11 4 (6.15%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (6.15%) JasperReports
12 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Back Office
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) DBA
2 21 (32.31%) Developer
3 19 (29.23%) SQL DBA
4 15 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
5 12 (18.46%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (15.38%) Analyst
6 10 (15.38%) SQL Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Database Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Administrator
7 7 (10.77%) Database Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (6.15%) SQL Database Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Wintel Specialist
11 2 (3.08%) Wintel Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Server Administrator
11 2 (3.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) Web Services
2 6 (9.23%) .NET
3 5 (7.69%) HTML
3 5 (7.69%) jQuery
4 4 (6.15%) REST
4 4 (6.15%) WCF
4 4 (6.15%) SOAP
4 4 (6.15%) Ajax
5 3 (4.62%) WinForms
5 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.62%) .NET Remoting
5 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.54%) Middleware
6 1 (1.54%) CSS
6 1 (1.54%) XML
6 1 (1.54%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Replication
2 15 (23.08%) Clustering
3 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.15%) Statistics
5 2 (3.08%) Social Media
5 2 (3.08%) Open Source
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) Firmware
6 1 (1.54%) Informatics
6 1 (1.54%) SystemC
6 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Windows 2000
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.15%) UNIX
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) ETL
2 12 (18.46%) Capacity Management
2 12 (18.46%) ITIL
2 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (16.92%) Database Security
3 11 (16.92%) Database Tuning
4 9 (13.85%) Data Modelling
4 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.23%) Data Transformation
7 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.23%) Migration
7 6 (9.23%) Change Management
8 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 5 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.15%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (6.15%) High Availability
9 4 (6.15%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (69.23%) SQL
2 29 (44.62%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.23%) C#
3 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.62%) VB
6 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.54%) Perl
7 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) MCTS
2 4 (6.15%) MCITP
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (10.77%) LiteSpeed
3 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) RHEV
4 1 (1.54%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Foglight
1 11 (16.92%) Data Guard
2 5 (7.69%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Oracle
2 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.92%) Imperva
4 6 (9.23%) Informatica
4 6 (9.23%) Teradata
5 5 (7.69%) HP
5 5 (7.69%) Dell
6 4 (6.15%) SAP
6 4 (6.15%) Business Objects
6 4 (6.15%) Cognos
7 3 (4.62%) Sybase
8 2 (3.08%) Facebook
8 2 (3.08%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) EMC
9 1 (1.54%) NetApp
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.54%) RainStor
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago