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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 74 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 46 39 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.56% 2.48% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 3.04% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 30
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1523 1284 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.75% 81.52% 83.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 960 1240
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 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 6 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 6 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 +6 17 £38,750 -3.12% 5
Macclesfield - 10 £40,000 - 2
Knutsford - 5 £55,000 -
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Chester +2 3 £34,000 -9.33%
Wilmslow - 3 £37,500 -
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 83 (71.55%) SQL
2 63 (54.31%) SQL Server
3 51 (43.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (39.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (37.93%) Oracle
5 44 (37.93%) T-SQL
6 43 (37.07%) Replication
7 38 (32.76%) Finance
7 38 (32.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 30 (25.86%) Oracle Database
10 28 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 28 (24.14%) ETL
10 28 (24.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 27 (23.28%) ITIL
12 26 (22.41%) Oracle RMAN
13 25 (21.55%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 23 (19.83%) Windows
15 23 (19.83%) Statistics
16 21 (18.10%) PowerShell
17 20 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 19 (16.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 19 (16.38%) Capacity Management
18 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
18 19 (16.38%) Oracle Database 12c
18 19 (16.38%) Oracle9i Database
19 18 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (15.52%) Foglight

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (6.03%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (1.72%) Apache
3 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (9.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (4.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) LDAP
1 2 (1.72%) HTTP
1 2 (1.72%) SSL
1 2 (1.72%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.86%) NAS
2 1 (0.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (54.31%) SQL Server
2 51 (43.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (39.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (32.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (25.86%) Oracle Database
6 28 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 28 (24.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 25 (21.55%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (16.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 19 (16.38%) Oracle9i Database
11 11 (9.48%) OLAP
12 10 (8.62%) OLAP Cube
13 8 (6.90%) Oracle Exadata
13 8 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (6.90%) DB2
13 8 (6.90%) OLTP
13 8 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
13 8 (6.90%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.45%) Mercurial
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (32.76%) Finance
2 7 (6.03%) Banking
2 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.59%) Law
4 2 (1.72%) Legal
4 2 (1.72%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.86%) Automotive
5 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (63.79%) DBA
2 37 (31.90%) SQL DBA
3 27 (23.28%) Oracle DBA
4 25 (21.55%) SQL Server DBA
5 22 (18.97%) Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Administrator
7 8 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Technical Leader
8 7 (6.03%) Consultant
9 6 (5.17%) Support Specialist
10 5 (4.31%) Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
11 4 (3.45%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.45%) SQL Developer
12 3 (2.59%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 3 (2.59%) Data Analyst
12 3 (2.59%) Storage Consultant
12 3 (2.59%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) Web Services
2 8 (6.90%) Middleware
3 7 (6.03%) XML
4 5 (4.31%) .NET
4 5 (4.31%) NHibernate
4 5 (4.31%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.45%) XSLT
5 4 (3.45%) WCF
5 4 (3.45%) WF
5 4 (3.45%) jQuery
5 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (3.45%) LESS
5 4 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (3.45%) HTML
6 3 (2.59%) Java SE
7 2 (1.72%) JSF
8 1 (0.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (37.07%) Replication
2 23 (19.83%) Statistics
3 15 (12.93%) Clustering
4 7 (6.03%) AS400
4 7 (6.03%) iSeries
4 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.59%) NHS
6 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.72%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.72%) Open Source
8 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.83%) Windows
2 11 (9.48%) Linux
3 9 (7.76%) UNIX
4 4 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.14%) ETL
3 27 (23.28%) ITIL
4 19 (16.38%) Capacity Management
5 18 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (15.52%) Database Tuning
6 16 (13.79%) Business Analysis
6 16 (13.79%) Data Modelling
7 14 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
9 12 (10.34%) Data Transformation
10 9 (7.76%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (7.76%) Business Continuity
11 8 (6.90%) Change Management
12 7 (6.03%) Migration
12 7 (6.03%) Incident Management
12 7 (6.03%) Mentoring
13 5 (4.31%) Change Control
13 5 (4.31%) Database Security
13 5 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (71.55%) SQL
2 44 (37.93%) T-SQL
3 21 (18.10%) PowerShell
4 12 (10.34%) Java
5 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.45%) C#
6 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Degree
2 15 (12.93%) SC Cleared
2 15 (12.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (22.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (15.52%) Foglight
1 18 (15.52%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (37.93%) Oracle
2 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 18 (15.52%) Imperva
4 14 (12.07%) Teradata
5 11 (9.48%) Informatica
6 9 (7.76%) Hyperion
7 7 (6.03%) IBM
8 4 (3.45%) Vertica
9 3 (2.59%) Brocade
9 3 (2.59%) Cisco
9 3 (2.59%) EMC
10 2 (1.72%) Sybase
11 1 (0.86%) Dell
11 1 (0.86%) Dundas
11 1 (0.86%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.86%) Talend
11 1 (0.86%) Red Gate
11 1 (0.86%) Tableau
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