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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 86 59 108
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +49
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 39 56 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.16% 3.47% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 4.28% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 23
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1514 1308 1777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.97% 81.04% 84.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1000 1502
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
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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 0 13 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Runcorn - 8 £39,000 -
Knutsford - 6 £65,000 - 1
Chester +13 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Crewe -10 5 £60,000 +140.00%
Macclesfield -26 4 £40,000 - 1
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 70 (59.32%) SQL
2 55 (46.61%) Oracle
3 53 (44.92%) SQL Server
4 46 (38.98%) Finance
5 41 (34.75%) Oracle Database
6 39 (33.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (32.20%) ITIL
7 38 (32.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 38 (32.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 37 (31.36%) T-SQL
8 37 (31.36%) Oracle RMAN
9 34 (28.81%) Replication
10 30 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 30 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (25.42%) Capacity Management
11 29 (24.58%) Oracle Database 12c
11 29 (24.58%) Oracle9i Database
12 28 (23.73%) Foglight
12 28 (23.73%) Data Guard
12 28 (23.73%) Database Tuning
12 28 (23.73%) Imperva
13 27 (22.88%) ETL
14 26 (22.03%) Microsoft
14 26 (22.03%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (17.80%) Windows
16 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (16.95%) Service Delivery
17 20 (16.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 18 (15.25%) Disaster Recovery

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (5.93%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.39%) Lync
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.69%) Apache
4 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.39%) MS Office
2 4 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (9.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) DHCP
1 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.24%) DNS
2 3 (2.54%) SAN
3 2 (1.69%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.69%) SSL
3 2 (1.69%) HTTP
3 2 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (44.92%) SQL Server
2 41 (34.75%) Oracle Database
3 39 (33.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (32.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 38 (32.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 30 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (24.58%) Oracle Database 12c
6 29 (24.58%) Oracle9i Database
7 26 (22.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (16.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (6.78%) Oracle Exadata
10 8 (6.78%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (6.78%) Oracle Discoverer
10 8 (6.78%) DB2
10 8 (6.78%) Essbase
11 6 (5.08%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (5.08%) OLAP
12 5 (4.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (10.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 46 (38.98%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.93%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
4 3 (2.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (61.86%) DBA
2 37 (31.36%) Oracle DBA
3 27 (22.88%) SQL DBA
4 23 (19.49%) Developer
5 17 (14.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 12 (10.17%) Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (7.63%) SQL Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Database Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Administrator
9 7 (5.93%) Database Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Technical Leader
10 6 (5.08%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Support Specialist
10 6 (5.08%) Consultant
11 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse Analyst
12 4 (3.39%) Oracle Consultant
12 4 (3.39%) SQL Database Developer
13 3 (2.54%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.47%) Web Services
2 8 (6.78%) Middleware
3 3 (2.54%) Java SE
4 2 (1.69%) XML
4 2 (1.69%) JSF
5 1 (0.85%) Ajax
5 1 (0.85%) SOAP
5 1 (0.85%) HTML
5 1 (0.85%) REST
5 1 (0.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.81%) Replication
2 15 (12.71%) Statistics
3 14 (11.86%) Clustering
4 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.93%) AS400
5 7 (5.93%) iSeries
6 4 (3.39%) Open Source
7 2 (1.69%) Social Media
8 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.80%) Windows
2 10 (8.47%) Linux
3 9 (7.63%) UNIX
4 5 (4.24%) Windows 2000
4 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.20%) ITIL
2 30 (25.42%) Capacity Management
3 28 (23.73%) Database Tuning
4 27 (22.88%) ETL
5 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (16.95%) Service Delivery
7 18 (15.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (12.71%) Data Modelling
9 14 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (10.17%) Data Transformation
10 12 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (9.32%) Change Management
11 11 (9.32%) Migration
11 11 (9.32%) Business Analysis
12 10 (8.47%) Business Continuity
13 9 (7.63%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (6.78%) Database Security
14 8 (6.78%) Change Control
14 8 (6.78%) Incident Management
15 7 (5.93%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 70 (59.32%) SQL
2 37 (31.36%) T-SQL
3 13 (11.02%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.78%) Java
5 7 (5.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.85%) VBA
6 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Degree
2 14 (11.86%) SC Cleared
2 14 (11.86%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.39%) MCITP
4 4 (3.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (31.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.24%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (23.73%) Foglight
1 28 (23.73%) Data Guard
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (4.24%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 55 (46.61%) Oracle
2 28 (23.73%) Imperva
3 26 (22.03%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.86%) Teradata
5 11 (9.32%) Informatica
6 9 (7.63%) Hyperion
7 7 (5.93%) IBM
8 5 (4.24%) HP
8 5 (4.24%) Dell
9 4 (3.39%) SAP
9 4 (3.39%) Sybase
10 3 (2.54%) Vertica
11 2 (1.69%) Facebook
11 2 (1.69%) EMC
11 2 (1.69%) Cisco
11 2 (1.69%) Brocade
12 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.85%) Cognos
12 1 (0.85%) RainStor
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire, Warrington, Manchester, Merseyside,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on Exp + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire, Manchester (SK9)
Guru Careers
Salary: £25 - 40k (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago