The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 49 44 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +43
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 65 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.60% 4.01% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 5.44% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 54 33 29
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1058 717 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 74.82% 73.69% 73.70%
Number of salaries quoted 850 614 878
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Essex

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Essex

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Essex 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
Basildon +5 15 £40,000 -33.33%
Brentwood -8 11 £52,500 +23.52%
Chelmsford - 9 £45,000 -
Colchester - 4 £38,750 - 3
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 66 (74.16%) SQL
2 51 (57.30%) Oracle
3 47 (52.81%) Windows
4 36 (40.45%) Oracle Database
5 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
6 32 (35.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (32.58%) Microsoft
8 27 (30.34%) Linux
8 27 (30.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (26.97%) T-SQL
10 23 (25.84%) PL/SQL
11 21 (23.60%) Finance
12 18 (20.22%) Firewall
12 18 (20.22%) Clustering
12 18 (20.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (19.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (19.10%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (19.10%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (17.98%) Database Tuning
15 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (16.85%) UNIX
15 15 (16.85%) Red Hat
16 14 (15.73%) Shell Script
16 14 (15.73%) Replication
16 14 (15.73%) Perl
16 14 (15.73%) Korn
16 14 (15.73%) Bash Shell
16 14 (15.73%) Relational Database
17 13 (14.61%) Oracle RAC
17 13 (14.61%) WebLogic

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (14.61%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.87%) IIS
4 6 (6.74%) Apache
5 5 (5.62%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Oracle CRM
1 6 (6.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) PaaS
1 6 (6.74%) IaaS
2 5 (5.62%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) Firewall
2 8 (8.99%) LDAP
3 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.62%) VPN
3 5 (5.62%) DNS
4 3 (3.37%) SAN
5 1 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.45%) Oracle Database
2 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
3 32 (35.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (30.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (20.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (19.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (19.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (19.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (15.73%) Relational Database
9 13 (14.61%) RDBMS
10 9 (10.11%) SQLPlus
11 8 (8.99%) DTS
11 8 (8.99%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (8.99%) MySQL
12 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (4.49%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (23.60%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Automotive
3 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (67.42%) DBA
2 32 (35.96%) SQL DBA
3 26 (29.21%) Oracle DBA
4 21 (23.60%) Administrator
5 18 (20.22%) SQL Server DBA
6 12 (13.48%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (10.11%) Professional Services Consultant
7 9 (10.11%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (10.11%) Consultant
8 8 (8.99%) Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.49%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.49%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.49%) Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Analyst
12 2 (2.25%) webMethods Architect
12 2 (2.25%) Database Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) Middleware
1 6 (6.74%) .NET
2 5 (5.62%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (4.49%) COM+
4 2 (2.25%) XML
4 2 (2.25%) XSD
4 2 (2.25%) XSLT
4 2 (2.25%) ODBC
4 2 (2.25%) J2EE
5 1 (1.12%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Clustering
2 14 (15.73%) Replication
3 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (5.62%) DataPower
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.12%) CMDB
6 1 (1.12%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (52.81%) Windows
2 27 (30.34%) Linux
3 15 (16.85%) UNIX
4 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.49%) AIX
5 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.98%) Database Tuning
2 12 (13.48%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (10.11%) High Availability
4 8 (8.99%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.87%) TOGAF
6 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.74%) CRM
6 6 (6.74%) OO
7 5 (5.62%) Release Management
7 5 (5.62%) Identity Management
7 5 (5.62%) Document Management
8 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.49%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.49%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.49%) Database Security
9 3 (3.37%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.37%) ETL
10 2 (2.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 66 (74.16%) SQL
2 24 (26.97%) T-SQL
3 23 (25.84%) PL/SQL
4 14 (15.73%) Shell Script
4 14 (15.73%) Perl
4 14 (15.73%) Korn
4 14 (15.73%) Bash Shell
5 12 (13.48%) AWK
6 8 (8.99%) Java
7 6 (6.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) OCP
1 12 (13.48%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (3.37%) RHCE
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) MCITP
4 1 (1.12%) MCSA
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) Terminal Server
3 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) Red Hat Satellite
1 12 (13.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 7 (7.87%) Nagios
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.37%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 51 (57.30%) Oracle
2 29 (32.58%) Microsoft
3 15 (16.85%) Red Hat
4 13 (14.61%) JBoss
5 11 (12.36%) VMware
6 10 (11.24%) IBM
7 8 (8.99%) Red Gate
7 8 (8.99%) Splunk
8 7 (7.87%) Cisco
8 7 (7.87%) Citrix
9 6 (6.74%) JD Edwards
9 6 (6.74%) SAP
10 5 (5.62%) HP
10 5 (5.62%) Juniper
11 2 (2.25%) Software AG
11 2 (2.25%) ATG
11 2 (2.25%) webMethods
11 2 (2.25%) Dell
11 2 (2.25%) EMC
11 2 (2.25%) Cognizant
Essex
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Holiday + Pension + Training
Posted: 5 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
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago