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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 78 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.07% 3.06% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 4.01% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 29
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
697 748 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.71% 76.40% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 617 644 701
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Tuning
South West

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Gloucestershire 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 4 £39,000 -
Gloucester +19 3 £47,500 +17.28%
Performance Tuning
South West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (69.23%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) HPUX
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Apple
4 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) iPad
5 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) vSphere
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) AppSense

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) Informix
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) VLDB
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) DBA
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 3 (23.08%) iPad
3 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (30.77%) HPUX
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Database Security
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) C
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) XenApp
1 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) AppSense
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Trustwave
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) HP