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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 150 103 134
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +31
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 123 181 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.53% 2.35% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 3.09% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 94 123 130
Average salary £42,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6284 5860 6267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.23% 75.95% 74.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5173 4914 5314
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(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
Essex -13 33 £40,000 -20.00%
Cambridgeshire -21 30 £42,000 -6.66% 5
Hertfordshire -37 27 £47,500 +5.55%
Bedfordshire +5 18 £56,750 +70.67% 3
Suffolk -9 17 £39,000 -2.50%
Performance Tuning
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 193 (60.50%) SQL
2 146 (45.77%) SQL Server
3 138 (43.26%) Oracle
4 132 (41.38%) Linux
5 113 (35.42%) Windows
6 98 (30.72%) UNIX
7 92 (28.84%) Oracle Database
8 90 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 90 (28.21%) Microsoft
9 89 (27.90%) T-SQL
10 84 (26.33%) Finance
11 81 (25.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 77 (24.14%) Shell Script
13 73 (22.88%) Relational Database
14 65 (20.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 61 (19.12%) SQL Server 2008
16 58 (18.18%) Perl
16 58 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
16 58 (18.18%) RDBMS
17 54 (16.93%) Active Directory
18 52 (16.30%) DNS
18 52 (16.30%) Clustering
18 52 (16.30%) Oracle Database 11g
19 51 (15.99%) Microsoft Certification
20 50 (15.67%) Firewall
21 47 (14.73%) Red Hat
22 46 (14.42%) Oracle RMAN
23 45 (14.11%) Replication
24 44 (13.79%) VMware
24 44 (13.79%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 27 (8.46%) IIS
2 21 (6.58%) Apache
3 20 (6.27%) WebLogic
3 20 (6.27%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.70%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.39%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (2.19%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.25%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.94%) Tuxedo
10 3 (0.94%) iPlanet
10 3 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.94%) Moodle
10 3 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 42 (13.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.25%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.82%) Oracle CRM
1 9 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (2.82%) Magento
2 8 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.25%) IaaS
3 4 (1.25%) SaaS
3 4 (1.25%) PaaS
3 4 (1.25%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.94%) Route 53
4 3 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (0.94%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (16.30%) DNS
2 50 (15.67%) Firewall
3 44 (13.79%) SAN
4 36 (11.29%) DHCP
5 33 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 30 (9.40%) VPN
7 20 (6.27%) Reverse Proxy
8 11 (3.45%) LDAP
8 11 (3.45%) Wireshark
9 9 (2.82%) Internet
10 8 (2.51%) HTTP
11 7 (2.19%) NAS
12 5 (1.57%) SSL
13 4 (1.25%) Kerberos
14 3 (0.94%) FTP
14 3 (0.94%) DMZ
14 3 (0.94%) Network Security
14 3 (0.94%) SSH
14 3 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
15 2 (0.63%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (45.77%) SQL Server
2 92 (28.84%) Oracle Database
3 90 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (25.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (22.88%) Relational Database
6 65 (20.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 61 (19.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 58 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
8 58 (18.18%) RDBMS
9 52 (16.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 37 (11.60%) MySQL
11 36 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 31 (9.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 27 (8.46%) Oracle9i Database
14 25 (7.84%) Oracle Database 10g
15 21 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (5.96%) DTS
17 17 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (4.39%) Data Mining
19 11 (3.45%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (2.19%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.57%) VisualVM
5 4 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.25%) Maven
6 3 (0.94%) Subversion
7 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.31%) Log4Net
7 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.31%) Zend Studio
7 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
General
1 84 (26.33%) Finance
2 21 (6.58%) Retail
3 13 (4.08%) Marketing
4 8 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.57%) Banking
6 4 (1.25%) Billing
6 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.94%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (41.69%) Administrator
2 127 (39.81%) DBA
3 88 (27.59%) SQL DBA
4 57 (17.87%) SQL Server DBA
5 43 (13.48%) Developer
6 40 (12.54%) Systems Administrator
7 32 (10.03%) Linux Administrator
8 30 (9.40%) Oracle DBA
9 29 (9.09%) SQL Developer
10 22 (6.90%) Consultant
10 22 (6.90%) UNIX Administrator
11 20 (6.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 19 (5.96%) Analyst
13 17 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 14 (4.39%) Business Analyst
14 14 (4.39%) Server Administrator
15 11 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
15 11 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
15 11 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
15 11 (3.45%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.85%) Web Services
2 30 (9.40%) .NET
3 24 (7.52%) Middleware
4 18 (5.64%) MDX
5 13 (4.08%) XML
6 12 (3.76%) WSH
7 9 (2.82%) ODBC
8 8 (2.51%) HTML
9 7 (2.19%) CSS
10 6 (1.88%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (1.57%) J2EE
11 5 (1.57%) LAMP
11 5 (1.57%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.25%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.94%) ADO.NET
13 3 (0.94%) COM+
13 3 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 2 (0.63%) Kafka
14 2 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.30%) Clustering
2 45 (14.11%) Replication
3 13 (4.08%) PKI
4 11 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.13%) Data Conversion
6 9 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.82%) Open Source
6 9 (2.82%) Kindle
7 7 (2.19%) Firmware
8 5 (1.57%) Biology
9 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.25%) Statistics
9 4 (1.25%) DataPower
10 3 (0.94%) CLARiiON
10 3 (0.94%) VLE
10 3 (0.94%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.94%) e-Health
10 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.63%) Celerra
11 2 (0.63%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 132 (41.38%) Linux
2 113 (35.42%) Windows
3 98 (30.72%) UNIX
4 31 (9.72%) Solaris
5 27 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.13%) AIX
8 9 (2.82%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.51%) CentOS
10 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.94%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.63%) HPUX
13 1 (0.31%) zOS
13 1 (0.31%) SUSE
13 1 (0.31%) Debian
13 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (13.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 42 (13.17%) Capacity Planning
3 36 (11.29%) ITIL
4 34 (10.66%) Migration
5 28 (8.78%) High Availability
6 27 (8.46%) Release Management
7 25 (7.84%) Data Analysis
7 25 (7.84%) ETL
8 23 (7.21%) Configuration Management
9 22 (6.90%) ERP
9 22 (6.90%) Load Balancing
10 18 (5.64%) Database Tuning
10 18 (5.64%) Analytics
11 15 (4.70%) Risk Management
11 15 (4.70%) Performance Monitoring
12 14 (4.39%) Network Monitoring
12 14 (4.39%) Data Cleansing
13 13 (4.08%) E-Commerce
13 13 (4.08%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 193 (60.50%) SQL
2 89 (27.90%) T-SQL
3 77 (24.14%) Shell Script
4 58 (18.18%) Perl
5 43 (13.48%) PL/SQL
6 37 (11.60%) Bash Shell
7 31 (9.72%) AWK
8 28 (8.78%) Java
8 28 (8.78%) Korn
9 26 (8.15%) PowerShell
10 18 (5.64%) C-shell
11 16 (5.02%) VB
12 15 (4.70%) C#
13 14 (4.39%) VBA
13 14 (4.39%) PHP
14 12 (3.76%) Python
15 5 (1.57%) JavaScript
16 3 (0.94%) Jython
16 3 (0.94%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.31%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 51 (15.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (8.78%) MCSE
3 23 (7.21%) Degree
4 20 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (5.64%) CCNP
5 18 (5.64%) CCNA
6 15 (4.70%) OCP
6 15 (4.70%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (3.76%) MCTS
7 12 (3.76%) RHCE
8 11 (3.45%) MCSA
8 11 (3.45%) MCITP
9 5 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.63%) VCP5
10 2 (0.63%) CCA
10 2 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.31%) HND
11 1 (0.31%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (4.39%) SLA
3 9 (2.82%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.57%) QA
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (16.93%) Active Directory
2 46 (14.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 42 (13.17%) Oracle RAC
4 27 (8.46%) Hyper-V
5 25 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (7.21%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (7.21%) KVM
7 16 (5.02%) VMware ESX
8 14 (4.39%) vSphere
9 5 (1.57%) Xen
10 3 (0.94%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.94%) VMFS
10 3 (0.94%) vCloud
11 2 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.63%) SRDF
11 2 (0.63%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (9.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 24 (7.52%) Data Guard
3 12 (3.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 12 (3.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 12 (3.76%) EMC NetWorker
4 10 (3.13%) SCCM
4 10 (3.13%) SCOM
5 7 (2.19%) Opsview
6 6 (1.88%) Puppet
7 5 (1.57%) Nagios
7 5 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.25%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.25%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.94%) BMC Performance Manager
10 2 (0.63%) Ansible
11 1 (0.31%) Control-M
11 1 (0.31%) Plesk
11 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 138 (43.26%) Oracle
2 90 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 47 (14.73%) Red Hat
4 44 (13.79%) VMware
5 33 (10.34%) Cisco
6 23 (7.21%) EMC
7 21 (6.58%) SAP
8 18 (5.64%) Red Gate
9 13 (4.08%) JBoss
10 12 (3.76%) Sun
11 11 (3.45%) HP
12 10 (3.13%) NetApp
12 10 (3.13%) IBM
13 9 (2.82%) JD Edwards
14 7 (2.19%) Citrix
14 7 (2.19%) Splunk
15 6 (1.88%) BMC
16 5 (1.57%) Juniper
17 4 (1.25%) Google
17 4 (1.25%) Sybase
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