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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 72 58 119
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +61
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 60 65 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.12% 3.82% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 4.70% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 58 31 20
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
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
1652 1382 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.82% 81.15% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1089 1597
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Warrington +6 19 £50,000 +15.60% 2
Macclesfield -24 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Crewe -5 8 £55,000 +120.00%
Runcorn - 8 £39,000 -
Knutsford - 7 £70,000 - 1
Chester +13 4 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 69 (61.61%) SQL
2 54 (48.21%) SQL Server
3 47 (41.96%) Oracle
4 39 (34.82%) T-SQL
4 39 (34.82%) Finance
5 36 (32.14%) Replication
6 34 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (30.36%) Oracle Database
7 33 (29.46%) ITIL
7 33 (29.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
9 31 (27.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 31 (27.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 29 (25.89%) Windows
10 29 (25.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (22.32%) Capacity Management
12 23 (20.54%) Oracle9i Database
12 23 (20.54%) Foglight
12 23 (20.54%) Data Guard
12 23 (20.54%) Database Tuning
12 23 (20.54%) Imperva
12 23 (20.54%) Oracle Database 12c
13 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
14 21 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (17.86%) ETL
16 18 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (14.29%) Service Delivery
17 16 (14.29%) Clustering

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 7 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.57%) Lync
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.79%) Apache
4 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (9.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 11 (9.82%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.68%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.68%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) SAN
2 5 (4.46%) DHCP
2 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.46%) DNS
3 2 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.79%) LDAP
3 2 (1.79%) HTTP
3 2 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 34 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 34 (30.36%) Oracle Database
3 33 (29.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (27.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 31 (27.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 29 (25.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (20.54%) Oracle Database 12c
6 23 (20.54%) Oracle9i Database
7 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (9.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
11 8 (7.14%) DB2
11 8 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
11 8 (7.14%) Essbase
12 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
12 6 (5.36%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 39 (34.82%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (2.68%) Retail
4 3 (2.68%) Marketing
5 2 (1.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (60.71%) DBA
2 31 (27.68%) Oracle DBA
2 31 (27.68%) SQL DBA
3 23 (20.54%) Developer
4 21 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
5 12 (10.71%) Analyst
6 10 (8.93%) SQL Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Database Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Technical Leader
8 7 (6.25%) Database Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Support Specialist
9 6 (5.36%) Administrator
9 6 (5.36%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Consultant
11 4 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
11 4 (3.57%) SQL Database Developer
12 3 (2.68%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.04%) Web Services
2 8 (7.14%) Middleware
3 3 (2.68%) XML
3 3 (2.68%) Java SE
4 2 (1.79%) jQuery
4 2 (1.79%) JSF
4 2 (1.79%) HTML
5 1 (0.89%) .NET
5 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.89%) CSS
5 1 (0.89%) SOAP
5 1 (0.89%) REST
5 1 (0.89%) Ajax
5 1 (0.89%) WCF
5 1 (0.89%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.14%) Replication
2 16 (14.29%) Clustering
3 14 (12.50%) Statistics
4 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.25%) AS400
5 7 (6.25%) iSeries
6 4 (3.57%) Open Source
7 2 (1.79%) Social Media
8 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.89%) Windows
2 11 (9.82%) Linux
3 9 (8.04%) UNIX
4 5 (4.46%) Windows 2000
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.46%) ITIL
2 25 (22.32%) Capacity Management
3 23 (20.54%) Database Tuning
4 21 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (17.86%) ETL
6 18 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 15 (13.39%) Data Modelling
8 15 (13.39%) Database Security
9 13 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (10.71%) Data Transformation
11 11 (9.82%) Business Analysis
11 11 (9.82%) Change Management
12 10 (8.93%) Migration
12 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.04%) Business Continuity
14 7 (6.25%) Change Control
15 6 (5.36%) Incident Management
15 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
16 5 (4.46%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.61%) SQL
2 39 (34.82%) T-SQL
3 12 (10.71%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.14%) Java
5 6 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.89%) C#
7 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 14 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.04%) Degree
3 4 (3.57%) MCITP
3 4 (3.57%) MCTS
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (6.25%) LiteSpeed
3 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.89%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 23 (20.54%) Data Guard
1 23 (20.54%) Foglight
2 6 (5.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (4.46%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 47 (41.96%) Oracle
2 23 (20.54%) Imperva
3 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.71%) Teradata
5 11 (9.82%) Informatica
6 8 (7.14%) Hyperion
6 8 (7.14%) IBM
7 5 (4.46%) HP
7 5 (4.46%) Dell
8 4 (3.57%) Sybase
8 4 (3.57%) SAP
9 3 (2.68%) Vertica
10 2 (1.79%) Facebook
11 1 (0.89%) Cisco
11 1 (0.89%) Cognos
11 1 (0.89%) EMC
11 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.89%) Brocade
11 1 (0.89%) RainStor
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