The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 23 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 13 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.43% 1.03% 6.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.35% 1.48% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 14
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -3.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Performance Tuning
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
139 135 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 79.43% 69.59% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 126 99 118
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Halifax

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) Replication
3 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (55.56%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (50.00%) DTS
6 9 (50.00%) Database Security
7 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (33.33%) Windows
9 6 (33.33%) HP
9 6 (33.33%) SLA
9 6 (33.33%) Clustering
10 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (27.78%) Oracle
10 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
11 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
12 2 (11.11%) IIS
12 2 (11.11%) Terminal Server
12 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (11.11%) Firewall

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (50.00%) DTS
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
6 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) DBA
2 15 (83.33%) SQL DBA
3 13 (72.22%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Database Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Replication
2 6 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Database Security
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Fault Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Baan