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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 53 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 28 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.54% 4.64% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 5.81% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 40
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +24.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
786 860 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 71.26% 79.78% 70.72%
Number of salaries quoted 611 689 641
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Brentwood 0 6 £46,250 +8.82%
Chelmsford 0 6 £43,750 -
Colchester -3 5 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Saffron Walden - 2 £60,000 - 1
Basildon - 2 - -
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 65 (73.03%) SQL
2 43 (48.31%) Oracle
3 42 (47.19%) SQL Server
4 38 (42.70%) Windows
5 34 (38.20%) Linux
6 32 (35.96%) Finance
7 29 (32.58%) T-SQL
8 26 (29.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (28.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (23.60%) Oracle Database
11 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (21.35%) Firewall
12 19 (21.35%) Relational Database
13 18 (20.22%) RDBMS
14 17 (19.10%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (19.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
15 16 (17.98%) PL/SQL
16 15 (16.85%) .NET
16 15 (16.85%) Clustering
17 14 (15.73%) Red Hat
18 13 (14.61%) IIS
18 13 (14.61%) JBoss
18 13 (14.61%) Tomcat
18 13 (14.61%) Shell Script
18 13 (14.61%) Splunk
18 13 (14.61%) Opsview
19 12 (13.48%) Red Hat Satellite
19 12 (13.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
19 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) IIS
1 13 (14.61%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.36%) WebLogic
2 11 (12.36%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.12%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Oracle CRM
1 9 (10.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) IaaS
1 1 (1.12%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.35%) Firewall
2 4 (4.49%) LDAP
3 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.25%) VPN
3 2 (2.25%) DNS
3 2 (2.25%) SAN
4 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (47.19%) SQL Server
2 26 (29.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (28.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (23.60%) Oracle Database
5 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (21.35%) Relational Database
7 18 (20.22%) RDBMS
8 17 (19.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (8.99%) DTS
11 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (2.25%) MySQL
15 2 (2.25%) OLTP
15 2 (2.25%) TKPROF
16 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) VisualVM
2 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (35.96%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Automotive
3 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) DBA
2 34 (38.20%) SQL DBA
3 33 (37.08%) Administrator
4 21 (23.60%) SQL Server DBA
5 18 (20.22%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (14.61%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (12.36%) Analyst
8 9 (10.11%) Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) Senior SQL DBA
9 6 (6.74%) Senior DBA
10 5 (5.62%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.62%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.49%) Middleware Analyst
11 4 (4.49%) Programmer
11 4 (4.49%) ETL Developer
11 4 (4.49%) SQL Developer
12 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) .NET
2 10 (11.24%) Middleware
3 9 (10.11%) COM+
4 8 (8.99%) ODBC
5 4 (4.49%) XML
5 4 (4.49%) XSLT
6 1 (1.12%) HTML
6 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Clustering
2 10 (11.24%) DataPower
2 10 (11.24%) Replication
3 9 (10.11%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.99%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.49%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.70%) Windows
2 34 (38.20%) Linux
3 9 (10.11%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.87%) UNIX
5 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (11.24%) High Availability
2 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
3 9 (10.11%) CRM
3 9 (10.11%) OO
3 9 (10.11%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.11%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.99%) Database Tuning
4 8 (8.99%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.62%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (5.62%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.49%) ETL
6 4 (4.49%) Migration
7 3 (3.37%) ITIL
8 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.25%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.25%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.25%) Project Management
8 2 (2.25%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (73.03%) SQL
2 29 (32.58%) T-SQL
3 16 (17.98%) PL/SQL
4 13 (14.61%) Shell Script
5 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
5 12 (13.48%) Korn
5 12 (13.48%) AWK
5 12 (13.48%) Perl
6 10 (11.24%) Java
7 9 (10.11%) PHP
8 5 (5.62%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.11%) MCITP
2 9 (10.11%) MCTS
3 2 (2.25%) MCSE
3 2 (2.25%) CCA
3 2 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.25%) RHCE
3 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) VCP5
4 1 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.62%) Xen
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.25%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) Opsview
2 12 (13.48%) Red Hat Satellite
2 12 (13.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 11 (12.36%) Nagios
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (48.31%) Oracle
2 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.73%) Red Hat
4 13 (14.61%) JBoss
4 13 (14.61%) Splunk
5 11 (12.36%) VMware
6 10 (11.24%) IBM
7 9 (10.11%) JD Edwards
7 9 (10.11%) SAP
8 8 (8.99%) Red Gate
9 7 (7.87%) Cisco
10 4 (4.49%) Citrix
11 2 (2.25%) HP
11 2 (2.25%) Dell
11 2 (2.25%) EMC
11 2 (2.25%) Juniper
12 1 (1.12%) NetApp
12 1 (1.12%) Sun
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago