The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 160 150 148
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 155 207 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.49% 1.65% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.99% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 123 178 192
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
Performance Tuning
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8932 10405 9598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.60% 82.92% 80.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7514 8672 8352
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the City of London

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the City of London

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 167 (54.58%) SQL
2 128 (41.83%) SQL Server
3 107 (34.97%) Finance
4 92 (30.07%) Oracle
5 80 (26.14%) Linux
6 72 (23.53%) Java
7 71 (23.20%) UNIX
8 63 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 62 (20.26%) Microsoft
10 56 (18.30%) Oracle Database
11 53 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
12 51 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 50 (16.34%) Banking
14 49 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (15.36%) Windows
15 47 (15.36%) T-SQL
16 46 (15.03%) Disaster Recovery
16 46 (15.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 44 (14.38%) Degree
17 44 (14.38%) Clustering
18 42 (13.73%) .NET
19 41 (13.40%) Data Modelling
20 40 (13.07%) ETL
20 40 (13.07%) MS Excel
21 39 (12.75%) SQL Server 2005
22 38 (12.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 36 (11.76%) Shell Script
24 34 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
24 34 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
25 33 (10.78%) Capacity Planning

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 22 (7.19%) Tomcat
1 22 (7.19%) Apache
2 20 (6.54%) MQSeries
3 19 (6.21%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.58%) JBoss
5 12 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.59%) CICS
6 11 (3.59%) FileNet
6 11 (3.59%) Documentum
6 11 (3.59%) Oracle Coherence
7 10 (3.27%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.61%) GlassFish
8 8 (2.61%) MS Exchange
9 7 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.96%) nginx
10 6 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (1.63%) Lync
12 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.98%) IIS
13 3 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (13.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.29%) PowerPivot
3 3 (0.98%) MS Office
3 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Endur
2 4 (1.31%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.31%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.31%) SAP APO
3 3 (0.98%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.65%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.33%) Autonomy Scrittura
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.27%) SaaS
2 9 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.61%) PaaS
3 8 (2.61%) IaaS
4 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.98%) Office 365
6 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.88%) SAN
2 16 (5.23%) Firewall
3 12 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.59%) FTP
5 8 (2.61%) Internet
6 7 (2.29%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (2.29%) LDAP
7 6 (1.96%) iSCSI
7 6 (1.96%) DNS
7 6 (1.96%) VPN
8 5 (1.63%) Unified Communications
8 5 (1.63%) WAN
9 4 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.31%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (1.31%) SSL
9 4 (1.31%) VoIP
9 4 (1.31%) DHCP
9 4 (1.31%) Wireless
9 4 (1.31%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (41.83%) SQL Server
2 63 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (18.30%) Oracle Database
4 51 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (15.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (12.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (12.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 34 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (10.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 26 (8.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (7.84%) MySQL
12 21 (6.86%) Relational Database
13 13 (4.25%) Oracle Database 12c
13 13 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (4.25%) RDBMS
14 12 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (3.59%) DB2
16 10 (3.27%) DTS
17 9 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
18 8 (2.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (5.23%) Maven
2 11 (3.59%) Ant
3 8 (2.61%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.61%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.96%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.31%) Introscope
7 3 (0.98%) JUnit
7 3 (0.98%) Toad
7 3 (0.98%) Subversion
8 2 (0.65%) JIRA
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.65%) PVCS
8 2 (0.65%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (0.65%) JProfiler
8 2 (0.65%) YourKit
9 1 (0.33%) Grunt
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 107 (34.97%) Finance
2 50 (16.34%) Banking
3 25 (8.17%) Marketing
4 21 (6.86%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.92%) Advertising
5 12 (3.92%) Front Office
6 11 (3.59%) Retail
7 7 (2.29%) Back Office
8 6 (1.96%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.31%) Law
10 3 (0.98%) Games
10 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.98%) Electronics
11 2 (0.65%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (30.72%) DBA
2 65 (21.24%) Developer
3 60 (19.61%) SQL DBA
4 41 (13.40%) Administrator
5 33 (10.78%) SQL Server DBA
6 28 (9.15%) Oracle DBA
7 22 (7.19%) Analyst
7 22 (7.19%) Architect
8 17 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 17 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 16 (5.23%) Consultant
10 13 (4.25%) SQL Server Developer
10 13 (4.25%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (3.92%) Applications Support
11 12 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.59%) Oracle Developer
13 10 (3.27%) Java Developer
14 9 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
14 9 (2.94%) Senior Developer
15 8 (2.61%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (13.73%) .NET
2 30 (9.80%) XML
3 29 (9.48%) J2EE
4 26 (8.50%) Web Services
5 22 (7.19%) XSD
6 21 (6.86%) Middleware
7 16 (5.23%) JMS
8 14 (4.58%) .NET Framework
9 12 (3.92%) WSDL
9 12 (3.92%) HTML
10 10 (3.27%) jQuery
10 10 (3.27%) Spring
10 10 (3.27%) CSS
11 9 (2.94%) JMX
11 9 (2.94%) XSLT
12 8 (2.61%) Java EE
12 8 (2.61%) EJB
13 7 (2.29%) JDBC
14 6 (1.96%) MDX
15 5 (1.63%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.38%) Clustering
2 32 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (9.80%) Replication
4 22 (7.19%) Computer Science
5 20 (6.54%) Hedge funds
6 16 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.59%) Mainframe
8 10 (3.27%) Fixed Income
8 10 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.94%) Statistics
10 6 (1.96%) User Experience
11 5 (1.63%) Social Media
11 5 (1.63%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.31%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.98%) DTV
13 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.98%) Derivative
13 3 (0.98%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.98%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 80 (26.14%) Linux
2 71 (23.20%) UNIX
3 47 (15.36%) Windows
4 11 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.94%) Solaris
7 6 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.63%) zOS
8 5 (1.63%) AIX
9 4 (1.31%) Android
9 4 (1.31%) Debian
10 1 (0.33%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.33%) Fedora
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (15.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 41 (13.40%) Data Modelling
5 40 (13.07%) ETL
6 34 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 33 (10.78%) Capacity Planning
7 33 (10.78%) High Availability
8 31 (10.13%) ITIL
9 26 (8.50%) Load Balancing
10 25 (8.17%) Mentoring
11 23 (7.52%) Migration
11 23 (7.52%) Release Management
12 22 (7.19%) Change Management
12 22 (7.19%) Project Management
13 19 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (5.88%) Low Latency
15 16 (5.23%) SOA
15 16 (5.23%) DevOps
16 15 (4.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 167 (54.58%) SQL
2 72 (23.53%) Java
3 47 (15.36%) T-SQL
4 36 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 29 (9.48%) Python
6 28 (9.15%) PL/SQL
7 25 (8.17%) Bash Shell
8 24 (7.84%) Perl
9 19 (6.21%) C#
10 17 (5.56%) C
10 17 (5.56%) JavaScript
11 15 (4.90%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.27%) C++
12 10 (3.27%) VBA
13 9 (2.94%) Ruby
14 8 (2.61%) VB.NET
15 7 (2.29%) Korn
16 6 (1.96%) ABAP
17 5 (1.63%) Groovy
18 4 (1.31%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 44 (14.38%) Degree
2 17 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.27%) MCITP
3 10 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.61%) MCTS
5 7 (2.29%) MCDBA
6 5 (1.63%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.31%) CCNP
7 4 (1.31%) CCNA
7 4 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.98%) MCSE
8 3 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.65%) HND
10 1 (0.33%) NCDA
10 1 (0.33%) MCSA
10 1 (0.33%) CISSP
10 1 (0.33%) RHCE
10 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.61%) ISO 9001
1 8 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.65%) SLA
2 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (9.80%) Oracle RAC
2 24 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.54%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.31%) XenApp
4 4 (1.31%) vSphere
5 3 (0.98%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.98%) Samba
5 3 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.65%) Firmware
6 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.33%) NFS
7 1 (0.33%) Xen
7 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (9.15%) Data Guard
2 14 (4.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (4.58%) Puppet
3 10 (3.27%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (1.96%) Nagios
4 6 (1.96%) Ansible
5 4 (1.31%) CA Wily
5 4 (1.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (1.31%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.98%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.98%) OpenView
7 2 (0.65%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.65%) Cacti
7 2 (0.65%) WSUS
7 2 (0.65%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.65%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (0.65%) Kibana
Vendors
1 92 (30.07%) Oracle
2 62 (20.26%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.82%) VMware
4 17 (5.56%) Cisco
5 13 (4.25%) Sybase
6 11 (3.59%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.59%) SAP
6 11 (3.59%) Pega
7 10 (3.27%) HP
8 7 (2.29%) Adobe
9 6 (1.96%) IBM
9 6 (1.96%) Cognos
9 6 (1.96%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.96%) Informatica
10 5 (1.63%) Vermilion
10 5 (1.63%) Percona
10 5 (1.63%) BMC
10 5 (1.63%) Citrix
11 4 (1.31%) Teradata
11 4 (1.31%) EMC
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + strong benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on-call support, O/T, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago