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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 143 105 129
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +24
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 127 176 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 2.30% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 3.03% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 99 119 134
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £54,000
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
6240 5806 6310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.23% 75.91% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 4860 5338
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 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 30 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 30 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 -10 35 £42,500 -15.00%
Cambridgeshire -20 29 £42,000 -6.66% 3
Hertfordshire -19 27 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Bedfordshire +10 19 £63,000 +89.47% 3
Suffolk -2 19 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Performance Tuning
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 199 (61.23%) SQL
2 148 (45.54%) SQL Server
3 140 (43.08%) Oracle
4 132 (40.62%) Linux
5 112 (34.46%) Windows
6 95 (29.23%) UNIX
7 94 (28.92%) Oracle Database
8 92 (28.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 91 (28.00%) T-SQL
9 91 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 86 (26.46%) Finance
11 83 (25.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 75 (23.08%) Relational Database
13 73 (22.46%) Shell Script
14 67 (20.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 64 (19.69%) SQL Server 2008
16 60 (18.46%) RDBMS
17 59 (18.15%) Data Warehouse
18 57 (17.54%) Perl
19 54 (16.62%) Active Directory
20 52 (16.00%) DNS
20 52 (16.00%) Clustering
20 52 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
21 50 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
22 49 (15.08%) Firewall
23 48 (14.77%) Red Hat
24 46 (14.15%) VMware
25 45 (13.85%) Replication
25 45 (13.85%) PL/SQL
26 44 (13.54%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (8.62%) IIS
2 22 (6.77%) Apache
3 20 (6.15%) WebLogic
3 20 (6.15%) MS Exchange
4 16 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.31%) Tomcat
6 12 (3.69%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (2.15%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.23%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.92%) Tuxedo
10 3 (0.92%) iPlanet
10 3 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.92%) Moodle
10 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.23%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.77%) Oracle CRM
2 9 (2.77%) Magento
3 8 (2.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.23%) IaaS
3 4 (1.23%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.23%) SaaS
3 4 (1.23%) PaaS
3 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.92%) Route 53
4 3 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (0.92%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (16.00%) DNS
2 49 (15.08%) Firewall
3 44 (13.54%) SAN
4 36 (11.08%) DHCP
5 32 (9.85%) TCP/IP
6 29 (8.92%) VPN
7 19 (5.85%) Reverse Proxy
8 12 (3.69%) Wireshark
9 11 (3.38%) LDAP
10 9 (2.77%) Internet
11 8 (2.46%) HTTP
12 7 (2.15%) NAS
13 5 (1.54%) SSL
14 4 (1.23%) Kerberos
15 3 (0.92%) FTP
15 3 (0.92%) DMZ
15 3 (0.92%) SSH
15 3 (0.92%) Network Security
15 3 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
16 2 (0.62%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (45.54%) SQL Server
2 94 (28.92%) Oracle Database
3 92 (28.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (25.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 67 (20.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 64 (19.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 60 (18.46%) RDBMS
9 59 (18.15%) Data Warehouse
10 52 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 36 (11.08%) MySQL
11 36 (11.08%) SQL Server 2005
12 32 (9.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 26 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
14 25 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
15 24 (7.38%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (5.85%) DTS
17 16 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (4.31%) Data Mining
19 11 (3.38%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (2.77%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (2.15%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.54%) VisualVM
5 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.23%) Maven
6 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.92%) Subversion
7 1 (0.31%) Log4Net
7 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.31%) Zend Studio
General
1 86 (26.46%) Finance
2 21 (6.46%) Retail
3 13 (4.00%) Marketing
4 9 (2.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.54%) Banking
6 4 (1.23%) Billing
6 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.92%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (40.92%) Administrator
2 129 (39.69%) DBA
3 88 (27.08%) SQL DBA
4 57 (17.54%) SQL Server DBA
5 46 (14.15%) Developer
6 40 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
7 33 (10.15%) Linux Administrator
8 31 (9.54%) Oracle DBA
9 29 (8.92%) SQL Developer
10 22 (6.77%) Consultant
11 21 (6.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 20 (6.15%) UNIX Administrator
12 20 (6.15%) Analyst
13 16 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 14 (4.31%) Server Administrator
14 14 (4.31%) Business Analyst
15 12 (3.69%) SharePoint Administrator
16 11 (3.38%) Systems Analyst
16 11 (3.38%) SQL Server Developer
16 11 (3.38%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.62%) Web Services
2 32 (9.85%) .NET
3 24 (7.38%) Middleware
4 17 (5.23%) MDX
5 15 (4.62%) XML
6 11 (3.38%) WSH
7 9 (2.77%) ODBC
8 8 (2.46%) HTML
9 7 (2.15%) CSS
10 6 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (1.54%) J2EE
11 5 (1.54%) LAMP
11 5 (1.54%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.23%) XSLT
12 4 (1.23%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.92%) ADO.NET
13 3 (0.92%) COM+
13 3 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (0.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 2 (0.62%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.00%) Clustering
2 45 (13.85%) Replication
3 14 (4.31%) PKI
4 12 (3.69%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.08%) Data Conversion
5 10 (3.08%) Open Source
6 9 (2.77%) Kindle
7 6 (1.85%) Firmware
8 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.23%) DataPower
8 4 (1.23%) Biology
8 4 (1.23%) Statistics
8 4 (1.23%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.92%) VLE
9 3 (0.92%) CLARiiON
9 3 (0.92%) e-Health
9 3 (0.92%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.62%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 132 (40.62%) Linux
2 112 (34.46%) Windows
3 95 (29.23%) UNIX
4 29 (8.92%) Solaris
5 28 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.38%) AIX
8 9 (2.77%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.77%) CentOS
9 7 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.92%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.62%) Debian
11 2 (0.62%) HPUX
12 1 (0.31%) zOS
12 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.31%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.31%) SUSE
12 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.23%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (12.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 42 (12.92%) Capacity Planning
3 37 (11.38%) Migration
3 37 (11.38%) ITIL
4 29 (8.92%) High Availability
5 27 (8.31%) ETL
5 27 (8.31%) Release Management
6 26 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 23 (7.08%) ERP
7 23 (7.08%) Load Balancing
8 22 (6.77%) Configuration Management
9 18 (5.54%) Database Tuning
10 17 (5.23%) Analytics
11 15 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
12 14 (4.31%) Data Cleansing
12 14 (4.31%) Risk Management
13 13 (4.00%) E-Commerce
13 13 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
13 13 (4.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 199 (61.23%) SQL
2 91 (28.00%) T-SQL
3 73 (22.46%) Shell Script
4 57 (17.54%) Perl
5 45 (13.85%) PL/SQL
6 36 (11.08%) Bash Shell
7 30 (9.23%) AWK
8 28 (8.62%) Java
9 27 (8.31%) Korn
10 26 (8.00%) PowerShell
11 17 (5.23%) C#
11 17 (5.23%) C-shell
12 16 (4.92%) VB
13 14 (4.31%) VBA
13 14 (4.31%) PHP
14 12 (3.69%) Python
15 5 (1.54%) JavaScript
16 3 (0.92%) Jython
16 3 (0.92%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.31%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 50 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.31%) MCSE
3 25 (7.69%) Degree
4 19 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (5.23%) CCNP
5 17 (5.23%) CCNA
6 16 (4.92%) OCP
6 16 (4.92%) Oracle Certification
7 13 (4.00%) RHCE
8 12 (3.69%) MCTS
9 11 (3.38%) MCSA
9 11 (3.38%) MCITP
10 6 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.62%) VCP5
11 2 (0.62%) CCA
11 2 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.31%) HND
12 1 (0.31%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (4.31%) SLA
3 9 (2.77%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.54%) QA
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (16.62%) Active Directory
2 44 (13.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 39 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
4 26 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 26 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (7.08%) KVM
5 23 (7.08%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (5.54%) VMware ESX
7 15 (4.62%) vSphere
8 5 (1.54%) Xen
9 4 (1.23%) vCloud
9 4 (1.23%) VMFS
10 3 (0.92%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.62%) SRDF
11 2 (0.62%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (9.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 21 (6.46%) Data Guard
3 13 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 12 (3.69%) Red Hat Satellite
4 12 (3.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 11 (3.38%) SCCM
5 11 (3.38%) SCOM
6 7 (2.15%) Puppet
6 7 (2.15%) Opsview
7 5 (1.54%) Nagios
7 5 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.23%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.23%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.92%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.92%) BMC Performance Manager
10 2 (0.62%) Ansible
11 1 (0.31%) Control-M
11 1 (0.31%) WSUS
11 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 140 (43.08%) Oracle
2 91 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 48 (14.77%) Red Hat
4 46 (14.15%) VMware
5 32 (9.85%) Cisco
6 25 (7.69%) EMC
7 22 (6.77%) SAP
8 18 (5.54%) Red Gate
9 13 (4.00%) JBoss
10 12 (3.69%) Sun
10 12 (3.69%) HP
10 12 (3.69%) NetApp
11 10 (3.08%) IBM
12 9 (2.77%) JD Edwards
13 7 (2.15%) Citrix
13 7 (2.15%) Splunk
14 6 (1.85%) BMC
15 5 (1.54%) Juniper
16 4 (1.23%) Google
16 4 (1.23%) Veritas
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 6 days ago