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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 66 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 51 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.94% 1.89% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 2.36% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
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
1475 1358 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.11% 80.12% 81.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 1003 1169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +13 19 £40,000 - 3
Macclesfield - 11 £40,000 - 3
Knutsford - 5 £55,000 -
Wilmslow - 5 £37,500 -
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Chester +4 2 £34,000 -9.33%
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 71 (71.72%) SQL
2 52 (52.53%) SQL Server
3 41 (41.41%) T-SQL
4 39 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (38.38%) Replication
6 36 (36.36%) Oracle
6 36 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (30.30%) Finance
9 29 (29.29%) Microsoft
10 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (24.24%) Oracle Database 10g
11 24 (24.24%) ETL
11 24 (24.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 24 (24.24%) Oracle Database
12 22 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
13 20 (20.20%) ITIL
14 19 (19.19%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (18.18%) Windows
15 18 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (17.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (17.17%) Statistics
17 16 (16.16%) PowerShell
17 16 (16.16%) Clustering
18 15 (15.15%) Oracle9i Database
18 15 (15.15%) Oracle Database 12c
18 15 (15.15%) Capacity Management
19 14 (14.14%) Imperva
19 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (7.07%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.02%) Apache
3 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (7.07%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (7.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) LDAP
1 2 (2.02%) HTTP
1 2 (2.02%) SSL
1 2 (2.02%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.01%) NAS
2 1 (1.01%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (52.53%) SQL Server
2 39 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (24.24%) Oracle Database
5 24 (24.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (24.24%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (19.19%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (17.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (15.15%) Oracle Database 12c
8 15 (15.15%) Oracle9i Database
9 13 (13.13%) OLAP
10 12 (12.12%) OLAP Cube
11 10 (10.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (8.08%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (8.08%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (8.08%) OLTP
12 8 (8.08%) Oracle Discoverer
12 8 (8.08%) Essbase
13 5 (5.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.04%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Law
3 4 (4.04%) Legal
3 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Music Industry
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Local Government
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.01%) Automotive
5 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (66.67%) DBA
2 33 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 25 (25.25%) Developer
4 23 (23.23%) Oracle DBA
5 22 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (10.10%) Administrator
7 8 (8.08%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Consultant
8 6 (6.06%) Support Specialist
9 5 (5.05%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.04%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) Senior DBA
11 3 (3.03%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 2 (2.02%) Storage Consultant
12 2 (2.02%) Database Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Storage Engineer
12 2 (2.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) Web Services
2 8 (8.08%) Middleware
3 7 (7.07%) XML
4 6 (6.06%) .NET
5 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.05%) NHibernate
5 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.04%) XSLT
6 4 (4.04%) WCF
6 4 (4.04%) WF
6 4 (4.04%) jQuery
6 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.04%) LESS
6 4 (4.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (4.04%) HTML
7 3 (3.03%) Java SE
8 2 (2.02%) JSF
9 1 (1.01%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (38.38%) Replication
2 17 (17.17%) Statistics
3 16 (16.16%) Clustering
4 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.05%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.05%) NHS
6 4 (4.04%) AS400
6 4 (4.04%) iSeries
6 4 (4.04%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.02%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.01%) Open Source
9 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Linux
3 9 (9.09%) UNIX
4 4 (4.04%) Solaris
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.24%) ETL
3 20 (20.20%) ITIL
4 18 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (15.15%) Capacity Management
6 14 (14.14%) Database Tuning
7 13 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (10.10%) Business Continuity
9 10 (10.10%) Business Analysis
9 10 (10.10%) Service Delivery
10 9 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.08%) Change Management
11 8 (8.08%) Data Modelling
12 7 (7.07%) Migration
12 7 (7.07%) CRM
12 7 (7.07%) Incident Management
13 6 (6.06%) Workflow
14 5 (5.05%) BCP
14 5 (5.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (71.72%) SQL
2 41 (41.41%) T-SQL
3 16 (16.16%) PowerShell
4 12 (12.12%) Java
5 6 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.05%) C#
7 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.02%) VBA
9 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
1 14 (14.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.11%) Degree
3 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) SLA
1 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (14.14%) Data Guard
2 14 (14.14%) Foglight
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (36.36%) Oracle
2 29 (29.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.14%) Imperva
4 9 (9.09%) Hyperion
5 6 (6.06%) Teradata
6 4 (4.04%) Vertica
6 4 (4.04%) IBM
7 3 (3.03%) Informatica
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco
8 2 (2.02%) EMC
8 2 (2.02%) Brocade
9 1 (1.01%) Dundas
9 1 (1.01%) Red Gate
9 1 (1.01%) Tableau
9 1 (1.01%) Talend
9 1 (1.01%) Sybase
9 1 (1.01%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.01%) Dell
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