The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 112 89 123
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +34
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 202 255 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.33% 2.97% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 3.92% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 123 209 143
Average salary £45,000 £42,875 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.95% +0.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6700 6499 6826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 77.32% 75.80% 73.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5497 5595 5669
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Essex -5 65 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Suffolk +7 57 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Hertfordshire -46 44 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Cambridgeshire -24 24 £38,875 -8.53% 3
Bedfordshire -15 12 £46,000 +8.23%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 232 (69.25%) SQL
2 169 (50.45%) SQL Server
3 157 (46.87%) Oracle
4 121 (36.12%) Oracle Database
5 118 (35.22%) Linux
6 113 (33.73%) UNIX
7 104 (31.04%) Windows
8 99 (29.55%) T-SQL
9 92 (27.46%) Shell Script
10 89 (26.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 85 (25.37%) Oracle Database 11g
12 80 (23.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 74 (22.09%) Finance
13 74 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
14 72 (21.49%) PL/SQL
15 70 (20.90%) Oracle Database 10g
16 69 (20.60%) Relational Database
17 66 (19.70%) Microsoft
18 63 (18.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 60 (17.91%) Oracle RMAN
20 58 (17.31%) Replication
21 54 (16.12%) Oracle RAC
22 49 (14.63%) Clustering
23 48 (14.33%) SQL Server 2008
24 44 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
25 43 (12.84%) RDBMS
26 39 (11.64%) Retail
27 37 (11.04%) Firewall
28 36 (10.75%) MySQL
28 36 (10.75%) WebLogic

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 36 (10.75%) WebLogic
2 19 (5.67%) MS Exchange
3 15 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.99%) IIS
5 7 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.79%) Apache
7 5 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.60%) nginx
9 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.30%) Jetty
Applications
1 34 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 29 (8.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (6.57%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.16%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.79%) IaaS
2 6 (1.79%) PaaS
3 5 (1.49%) SaaS
4 2 (0.60%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.60%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.30%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.04%) Firewall
2 35 (10.45%) TCP/IP
3 28 (8.36%) SAN
3 28 (8.36%) DNS
4 26 (7.76%) VPN
5 22 (6.57%) DHCP
6 19 (5.67%) Reverse Proxy
7 8 (2.39%) LDAP
8 7 (2.09%) Internet
9 2 (0.60%) NAS
9 2 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.30%) Network Security
10 1 (0.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (50.45%) SQL Server
2 121 (36.12%) Oracle Database
3 89 (26.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 85 (25.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 80 (23.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 74 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
7 70 (20.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 69 (20.60%) Relational Database
9 63 (18.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 48 (14.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 43 (12.84%) RDBMS
12 36 (10.75%) MySQL
13 34 (10.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 34 (10.15%) SQL Server 2005
14 29 (8.66%) Oracle BI EE
15 27 (8.06%) DTS
16 23 (6.87%) SQL Server 2012
17 22 (6.57%) Oracle Discoverer
17 22 (6.57%) Oracle9i Database
17 22 (6.57%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 19 (5.67%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (3.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.19%) ProC
3 4 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.60%) NUnit
5 2 (0.60%) Moq
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.30%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.30%) Zend Studio
6 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.30%) Maven
6 1 (0.30%) Log4Net
General
1 74 (22.09%) Finance
2 39 (11.64%) Retail
3 25 (7.46%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.79%) Marketing
5 5 (1.49%) Games
6 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.30%) Automotive
7 1 (0.30%) Law
7 1 (0.30%) Advertising
7 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 168 (50.15%) DBA
2 132 (39.40%) Administrator
3 92 (27.46%) SQL DBA
4 62 (18.51%) Oracle DBA
5 49 (14.63%) SQL Server DBA
6 45 (13.43%) Developer
7 25 (7.46%) SQL Developer
7 25 (7.46%) Consultant
8 24 (7.16%) Systems Administrator
8 24 (7.16%) Analyst
9 22 (6.57%) UNIX Administrator
10 20 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
11 19 (5.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 16 (4.78%) Oracle Consultant
13 14 (4.18%) Systems Analyst
14 13 (3.88%) Business Analyst
15 12 (3.58%) UNIX Systems Administrator
16 10 (2.99%) Architect
16 10 (2.99%) SQL Server Developer
17 9 (2.69%) Professional Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.55%) Web Services
2 23 (6.87%) Middleware
3 21 (6.27%) .NET
4 19 (5.67%) MDX
5 15 (4.48%) XML
6 9 (2.69%) WSH
7 8 (2.39%) J2EE
7 8 (2.39%) HTML
7 8 (2.39%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (2.39%) Django
8 7 (2.09%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.79%) HTML5
10 5 (1.49%) CSS
10 5 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (1.19%) COM+
11 4 (1.19%) LAMP
11 4 (1.19%) jQuery
11 4 (1.19%) Ajax
12 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.90%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 58 (17.31%) Replication
2 49 (14.63%) Clustering
3 21 (6.27%) Oracle Exalytics
4 16 (4.78%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.99%) Open Source
6 9 (2.69%) Data Conversion
7 8 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.39%) Kindle
7 8 (2.39%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.09%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.49%) Biology
9 5 (1.49%) DataPower
9 5 (1.49%) Firmware
10 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.30%) CMDB
12 1 (0.30%) Wiki
12 1 (0.30%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 118 (35.22%) Linux
2 113 (33.73%) UNIX
3 104 (31.04%) Windows
4 26 (7.76%) Solaris
5 15 (4.48%) AIX
6 14 (4.18%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (3.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (3.28%) Debian
9 9 (2.69%) Ubuntu
9 9 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.39%) FreeBSD
10 8 (2.39%) OpenBSD
11 7 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (1.79%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.60%) SUSE
14 1 (0.30%) CentOS
14 1 (0.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (9.25%) Capacity Planning
3 25 (7.46%) Migration
3 25 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (7.16%) Release Management
5 23 (6.87%) Database Tuning
5 23 (6.87%) ETL
6 21 (6.27%) High Availability
6 21 (6.27%) SOA
7 20 (5.97%) Database Security
8 17 (5.07%) Analytics
9 16 (4.78%) Configuration Management
10 15 (4.48%) ITIL
11 13 (3.88%) Data Cleansing
11 13 (3.88%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (3.58%) Data Analysis
13 11 (3.28%) OO
14 10 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
14 10 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (2.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 232 (69.25%) SQL
2 99 (29.55%) T-SQL
3 92 (27.46%) Shell Script
4 72 (21.49%) PL/SQL
5 35 (10.45%) Perl
6 32 (9.55%) VB
7 27 (8.06%) Bash Shell
8 26 (7.76%) Java
9 23 (6.87%) Korn
9 23 (6.87%) AWK
10 22 (6.57%) PowerShell
11 18 (5.37%) C#
12 15 (4.48%) VBScript
13 12 (3.58%) Python
13 12 (3.58%) VBA
14 9 (2.69%) C-shell
15 7 (2.09%) PHP
16 5 (1.49%) JavaScript
17 4 (1.19%) C
18 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (9.55%) SC Cleared
1 32 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 31 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (8.36%) Degree
4 21 (6.27%) MCSE
5 17 (5.07%) CCNP
5 17 (5.07%) CCNA
5 17 (5.07%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.58%) OCP
6 12 (3.58%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.79%) MCSA
8 3 (0.90%) RHCE
9 1 (0.30%) MCTS
9 1 (0.30%) MCITP
9 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.28%) SLA
2 9 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (2.39%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.19%) QA
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (17.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 54 (16.12%) Oracle RAC
3 29 (8.66%) KVM
4 27 (8.06%) Active Directory
5 21 (6.27%) Hyper-V
6 19 (5.67%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.60%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.30%) Xen
9 1 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 23 (6.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (5.07%) Data Guard
3 12 (3.58%) Red Hat Satellite
3 12 (3.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 7 (2.09%) Nagios
5 3 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.90%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.30%) Puppet
6 1 (0.30%) Plesk
6 1 (0.30%) Ansible
6 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 157 (46.87%) Oracle
2 66 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.36%) Red Hat
4 27 (8.06%) Cisco
5 22 (6.57%) Hyperion
5 22 (6.57%) Fujitsu
6 19 (5.67%) VMware
7 13 (3.88%) NetApp
7 13 (3.88%) JBoss
8 12 (3.58%) IBM
8 12 (3.58%) Red Gate
9 8 (2.39%) HP
9 8 (2.39%) Splunk
10 7 (2.09%) Citrix
11 6 (1.79%) JD Edwards
11 6 (1.79%) SAP
11 6 (1.79%) Cognos
12 5 (1.49%) Business Objects
12 5 (1.49%) Sun
12 5 (1.49%) Juniper
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Holiday + Pension + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens health, pens, share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42500 - £47500 per annum + Leave, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester, Essex
CCity IT
Posted: 8 days ago
Ipswich
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Comparethemarket.com
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Comparethemarket.com
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago