The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 158 135 113
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -22
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 109 133 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.48% 1.73% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.15% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 66 99 112
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £57,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Performance Tuning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6029 6172 5655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 82.07% 80.32% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5069 4995 4766
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Hertfordshire +3 33 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Bedfordshire +20 32 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Essex -15 21 £50,000 +14.28% 4
Cambridgeshire -6 13 £47,500 +13.09% 5
Suffolk -25 6 £40,000 +2.56%
Norfolk - 4 £33,500 -
Performance Tuning
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 119 (50.42%) SQL
2 103 (43.64%) SQL Server
3 82 (34.75%) Windows
4 80 (33.90%) Replication
5 74 (31.36%) Oracle
6 72 (30.51%) Linux
7 69 (29.24%) Capacity Planning
8 63 (26.69%) Clustering
9 61 (25.85%) T-SQL
10 60 (25.42%) Perl
10 60 (25.42%) MS Excel
11 59 (25.00%) UNIX
12 54 (22.88%) ITIL
13 53 (22.46%) Shell Script
13 53 (22.46%) Finance
14 52 (22.03%) Oracle Database
15 51 (21.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 51 (21.61%) Microsoft
16 48 (20.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 47 (19.92%) SAN
18 45 (19.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 44 (18.64%) Oracle Database 11g
20 43 (18.22%) Microsoft Certification
21 41 (17.37%) Configuration Management
22 40 (16.95%) Solaris
22 40 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
23 39 (16.53%) Degree
23 39 (16.53%) Bash Shell
23 39 (16.53%) Performance Monitoring
24 38 (16.10%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 21 (8.90%) IIS
2 18 (7.63%) Apache
3 17 (7.20%) Oracle Application Server
4 13 (5.51%) Lync
5 11 (4.66%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.66%) JBoss
6 9 (3.81%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.81%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.97%) MS Exchange
7 7 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.54%) Joomla!
8 6 (2.54%) WordPress
8 6 (2.54%) nginx
9 5 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.27%) Moodle
10 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.27%) Drupal
10 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 60 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.81%) Oracle Financials
1 9 (3.81%) Magento
2 5 (2.12%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.12%) Office 365
2 5 (2.12%) IaaS
3 4 (1.69%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.85%) SaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.42%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (19.92%) SAN
2 30 (12.71%) DNS
3 28 (11.86%) TCP/IP
4 17 (7.20%) SMTP
5 15 (6.36%) SNMP
6 14 (5.93%) Internet
7 12 (5.08%) NAS
7 12 (5.08%) Firewall
8 11 (4.66%) DHCP
9 10 (4.24%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (3.39%) VoIP
10 8 (3.39%) WAN
11 7 (2.97%) LAN
11 7 (2.97%) iSCSI
11 7 (2.97%) SSL
12 6 (2.54%) SSH
12 6 (2.54%) IMAP
12 6 (2.54%) POP3
12 6 (2.54%) FTP
13 4 (1.69%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (43.64%) SQL Server
2 52 (22.03%) Oracle Database
3 51 (21.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (20.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (19.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (18.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 31 (13.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 28 (11.86%) SQL Server 2000
8 28 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (11.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (10.59%) Relational Database
10 25 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (9.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (8.90%) RDBMS
13 18 (7.63%) Oracle9i Database
14 14 (5.93%) MySQL
15 13 (5.51%) NoSQL
16 9 (3.81%) QlikView
17 5 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (2.12%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 13 (5.51%) Subversion
2 11 (4.66%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.39%) VisualVM
4 4 (1.69%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.27%) JMeter
6 2 (0.85%) Firebug
6 2 (0.85%) Xdebug
6 2 (0.85%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.42%) ERwin
General
1 53 (22.46%) Finance
2 26 (11.02%) Banking
3 9 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.69%) Retail
5 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.85%) Marketing
6 2 (0.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Billing
7 1 (0.42%) Local Government
7 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 97 (41.10%) Administrator
2 82 (34.75%) DBA
3 62 (26.27%) SQL DBA
4 39 (16.53%) Developer
5 37 (15.68%) UNIX Administrator
6 34 (14.41%) SQL Server DBA
7 23 (9.75%) Analyst
8 22 (9.32%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (9.32%) Senior DBA
9 20 (8.47%) Server Administrator
10 18 (7.63%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (6.78%) Senior SQL DBA
12 13 (5.51%) SQL Developer
12 13 (5.51%) Support Analyst
13 12 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
14 11 (4.66%) Architect
14 11 (4.66%) Systems Support
15 10 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 9 (3.81%) Cloud Engineer
16 9 (3.81%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.02%) .NET
2 21 (8.90%) ASP.NET
3 12 (5.08%) Middleware
4 11 (4.66%) SAML
4 11 (4.66%) Classic ASP
4 11 (4.66%) .NET Framework
5 8 (3.39%) COM+
6 7 (2.97%) HTML
7 6 (2.54%) LAMP
7 6 (2.54%) MDX
7 6 (2.54%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 5 (2.12%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.12%) Lucene
9 4 (1.69%) CSS
9 4 (1.69%) HTML5
9 4 (1.69%) 802.1X
10 3 (1.27%) jQuery
10 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.27%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 80 (33.90%) Replication
2 63 (26.69%) Clustering
3 28 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (10.59%) Data Centre
5 13 (5.51%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.66%) SecurID
7 9 (3.81%) Visualisation
7 9 (3.81%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (3.81%) Streaming Music
8 8 (3.39%) DataPower
8 8 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.97%) HP Superdome
10 6 (2.54%) User Experience
11 5 (2.12%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.85%) Statistics
12 2 (0.85%) Contract for Difference
12 2 (0.85%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.85%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.85%) EMC VMAX
13 1 (0.42%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 82 (34.75%) Windows
2 72 (30.51%) Linux
3 59 (25.00%) UNIX
4 40 (16.95%) Solaris
5 19 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.24%) AIX
8 9 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.97%) HPUX
10 6 (2.54%) CentOS
11 4 (1.69%) VMS
11 4 (1.69%) SUSE
11 4 (1.69%) Debian
12 3 (1.27%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (29.24%) Capacity Planning
2 54 (22.88%) ITIL
3 41 (17.37%) Configuration Management
4 40 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 39 (16.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 37 (15.68%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (15.25%) High Availability
8 30 (12.71%) Database Mirroring
9 22 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (7.63%) E-Commerce
10 18 (7.63%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (7.20%) Load Balancing
11 17 (7.20%) ETL
12 16 (6.78%) Service Delivery
13 14 (5.93%) Change Management
13 14 (5.93%) Migration
13 14 (5.93%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (5.93%) Analytics
14 12 (5.08%) OO
14 12 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (50.42%) SQL
2 61 (25.85%) T-SQL
3 60 (25.42%) Perl
4 53 (22.46%) Shell Script
5 39 (16.53%) Bash Shell
6 35 (14.83%) AWK
7 28 (11.86%) Korn
7 28 (11.86%) C-shell
8 25 (10.59%) PowerShell
9 20 (8.47%) C#
10 15 (6.36%) VBScript
11 11 (4.66%) PHP
12 9 (3.81%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.97%) JavaScript
14 6 (2.54%) Java
14 6 (2.54%) VB
15 5 (2.12%) Python
16 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
17 3 (1.27%) C
18 1 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (18.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (16.53%) Degree
3 19 (8.05%) MCSA
4 13 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (5.08%) MCSE
5 12 (5.08%) CCNP
6 9 (3.81%) CCNA
7 8 (3.39%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.97%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.69%) CCDP
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.42%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 15 (6.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (14.41%) Oracle RAC
2 32 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.05%) Active Directory
4 11 (4.66%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.39%) Samba
6 7 (2.97%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.54%) Sendmail
7 6 (2.54%) vSphere
7 6 (2.54%) Varnish
7 6 (2.54%) iptables
8 5 (2.12%) Firmware
9 3 (1.27%) Xen
9 3 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.27%) KVM
9 3 (1.27%) SRDF
10 2 (0.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.85%) NFS
10 2 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (14.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 34 (14.41%) Data Guard
3 29 (12.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 18 (7.63%) Nagios
5 8 (3.39%) Opsview
6 6 (2.54%) cPanel
6 6 (2.54%) Cacti
7 5 (2.12%) vMotion
7 5 (2.12%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (2.12%) SCCM
7 5 (2.12%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (1.69%) WSUS
8 4 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.69%) Dollar Universe
9 2 (0.85%) SnapMirror
9 2 (0.85%) SnapVault
10 1 (0.42%) Puppet
10 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (31.36%) Oracle
2 51 (21.61%) Microsoft
3 38 (16.10%) VMware
4 18 (7.63%) Red Gate
4 18 (7.63%) HP
5 17 (7.20%) Red Hat
6 16 (6.78%) IBM
7 13 (5.51%) Citrix
8 11 (4.66%) SAP
9 10 (4.24%) Cisco
10 9 (3.81%) Tableau
11 8 (3.39%) Splunk
12 7 (2.97%) NetApp
13 6 (2.54%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.12%) NetIQ
14 5 (2.12%) BMC
14 5 (2.12%) CommVault
15 4 (1.69%) Sun
15 4 (1.69%) Symantec
15 4 (1.69%) F5
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