The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 77 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 27 66 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.05% 4.64% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 6.09% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 30
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
Performance Tuning
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1099 1084 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.32% 76.18% 73.86%
Number of salaries quoted 896 873 614
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
Brentwood -16 8 £55,000 +4.76%
Basildon -1 5 - -
Colchester -5 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
3 18 (37.50%) IBM
4 17 (35.42%) Replication
4 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (33.33%) DataPower
5 16 (33.33%) Splunk
5 16 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (33.33%) VisualVM
5 16 (33.33%) Opsview
5 16 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 16 (33.33%) Nagios
5 16 (33.33%) Middleware
5 16 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 16 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 16 (33.33%) IIS
5 16 (33.33%) COM+
5 16 (33.33%) Oracle
5 16 (33.33%) JBoss
5 16 (33.33%) Apache
5 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 15 (31.25%) Clustering
7 14 (29.17%) Database Mirroring
8 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
8 13 (27.08%) High Availability
8 13 (27.08%) Windows
9 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
10 9 (18.75%) Linux

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 16 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 16 (33.33%) IIS
1 16 (33.33%) JBoss
1 16 (33.33%) Apache
1 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
4 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 8 (16.67%) MySQL
6 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (10.42%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
9 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (6.25%) TKPROF
11 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) VisualVM
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) DBA
2 18 (37.50%) Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) SQL DBA
4 16 (33.33%) Support Analyst
5 13 (27.08%) Administrator
6 11 (22.92%) SQL Server DBA
7 8 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (16.67%) Applications Support
7 8 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Developer
9 5 (10.42%) MySQL DBA
10 4 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 3 (6.25%) Senior DBA
11 3 (6.25%) Server Administrator
11 3 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
11 3 (6.25%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
12 2 (4.17%) Senior SQL Server DBA
12 2 (4.17%) Programmer
13 1 (2.08%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) COM+
1 16 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) XML
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.08%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Replication
2 16 (33.33%) DataPower
2 16 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (31.25%) Clustering
4 4 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.17%) Derivative
5 2 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 16 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 14 (29.17%) Database Mirroring
3 13 (27.08%) High Availability
4 8 (16.67%) ITIL
5 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.50%) ETL
7 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.17%) Database Security
10 2 (4.17%) ERP
10 2 (4.17%) CRM
10 2 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.17%) XPath
6 2 (4.17%) C#
6 2 (4.17%) XQuery
6 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Tcl
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) MCSA
3 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.08%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) Nagios
1 16 (33.33%) Opsview
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) IBM
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (33.33%) Splunk
3 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.33%) Red Gate
5 3 (6.25%) Netezza
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Twitter