The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 31 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.81% 2.11% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.39% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Performance Tuning
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 209 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.95% 88.19% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 177 144 242
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Chester region.

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Chester

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) MCTS
3 4 (50.00%) MCITP
3 4 (50.00%) OLTP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Vertica
4 3 (37.50%) SCVMM
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) Clustering
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) OLTP
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (37.50%) VLDB
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MCTS
1 4 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Vertica
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
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