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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 84 86 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 41 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.12% 1.89% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 2.36% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 35
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £25,450 £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
1596 1270 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.35% 79.82% 76.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1011 1433
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 £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 9 £50,000 - 2
Warrington -12 8 £40,000 - 1
Chester -2 5 £36,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 3 £37,500 - 3
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
3 28 (49.12%) T-SQL
4 22 (38.60%) Windows
5 21 (36.84%) Replication
6 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (31.58%) Clustering
9 17 (29.82%) Oracle
10 16 (28.07%) Finance
10 16 (28.07%) Oracle Database
11 13 (22.81%) Oracle RMAN
11 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (19.30%) SAN
13 11 (19.30%) ETL
13 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (19.30%) Database Security
14 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
15 9 (15.79%) ITIL
15 9 (15.79%) Data Guard
15 9 (15.79%) Capacity Management
16 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database 12c
16 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
16 8 (14.04%) Database Tuning

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.26%) Lync
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) SAN
2 5 (8.77%) DHCP
2 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.51%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (28.07%) Oracle Database
5 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
9 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (8.77%) OLTP
12 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
12 4 (7.02%) JasperReports
12 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (7.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Back Office
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Advertising
4 2 (3.51%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) DBA
2 25 (43.86%) Developer
3 17 (29.82%) SQL DBA
4 15 (26.32%) SQL Server DBA
5 12 (21.05%) SQL Developer
6 10 (17.54%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (12.28%) Database Developer
8 6 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (10.53%) Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Database Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Administrator
8 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (7.02%) SQL Database Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Wintel Specialist
12 2 (3.51%) Wintel Engineer
12 2 (3.51%) Server Administrator
13 1 (1.75%) Linux Administrator
13 1 (1.75%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
1 7 (12.28%) Web Services
2 5 (8.77%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) jQuery
3 4 (7.02%) REST
3 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.02%) WCF
3 4 (7.02%) SOAP
3 4 (7.02%) Ajax
4 3 (5.26%) .NET Remoting
4 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.26%) WinForms
5 1 (1.75%) WF
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) XML
5 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Replication
2 18 (31.58%) Clustering
3 3 (5.26%) Informatics
3 3 (5.26%) NHS
3 3 (5.26%) Open Source
3 3 (5.26%) SystemC
4 2 (3.51%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.75%) Firmware
5 1 (1.75%) HACMP
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) FMCG
5 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) UNIX
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Windows 2000
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) Tru64
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (19.30%) ETL
2 11 (19.30%) Database Security
3 9 (15.79%) ITIL
3 9 (15.79%) Capacity Management
4 8 (14.04%) Database Tuning
4 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.53%) Migration
7 5 (8.77%) High Availability
7 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
7 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) Change Management
8 4 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (7.02%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.26%) Release Management
9 3 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics
9 3 (5.26%) Statistical Modelling
9 3 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 28 (49.12%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.53%) C#
3 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.26%) C
5 3 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.02%) MCTS
1 4 (7.02%) MCITP
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (12.28%) LiteSpeed
3 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) RHEV
4 1 (1.75%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Data Guard
2 8 (14.04%) Foglight
3 5 (8.77%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Oracle
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.04%) Imperva
4 5 (8.77%) HP
4 5 (8.77%) Dell
5 4 (7.02%) Business Objects
5 4 (7.02%) SAP
5 4 (7.02%) Cognos
6 3 (5.26%) Sybase
7 2 (3.51%) Facebook
7 2 (3.51%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) EMC
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.75%) RainStor
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Wilmslow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago