The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Monitoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Monitoring
Rank 132 121 126
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Monitoring 18 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% 0.52% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.68% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 24
Average salary £38,250 £57,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.47% +17.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,400 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £60,450 £58,774
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1968 1627 1985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.35% 76.93% 73.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1613 1235 1589
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Monitoring
East of England

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Performance Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Monitoring
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Performance Monitoring Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Monitoring
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Performance Monitoring Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Performance Monitoring
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Rickmansworth +2 6 £35,000 -39.13%
Watford - 6 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Performance Monitoring
East of England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 14 (40.00%) UNIX
3 13 (37.14%) Solaris
3 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
3 13 (37.14%) Shell Script
4 12 (34.29%) Middleware
5 11 (31.43%) Oracle
6 10 (28.57%) Java
6 10 (28.57%) SQL
6 10 (28.57%) J2EE
6 10 (28.57%) HTTP
7 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.71%) Apache
7 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
8 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Python
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (22.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 7 (20.00%) IBM
9 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (17.14%) Retail
10 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
10 6 (17.14%) Demandware
11 5 (14.29%) SOA
11 5 (14.29%) VBA
11 5 (14.29%) Perl
11 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 5 (14.29%) Ant

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
2 9 (25.71%) Apache
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.71%) IIS
6 1 (2.86%) OpenEdge
6 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) IPv4
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) LDAP
3 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Ant
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) JMeter
3 2 (5.71%) Fiddler
3 2 (5.71%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (5.71%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (5.71%) Hudson
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Middleware Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Capacity Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) DBA
5 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Manager
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Test Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
7 1 (2.86%) Report Writer
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Middleware
2 10 (28.57%) J2EE
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) PKI
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) UNIX
2 13 (37.14%) Solaris
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
3 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
4 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (14.29%) SOA
5 5 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) Operations Management
7 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.57%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Change Control
8 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.86%) High Availability
9 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Shell Script
2 10 (28.57%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) Python
3 8 (22.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 5 (14.29%) VBA
4 5 (14.29%) Perl
4 5 (14.29%) AWK
4 5 (14.29%) Korn
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.71%) MCTS
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) MCSA
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) VCAP
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) vCloud
3 1 (2.86%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) IBM
4 6 (17.14%) Demandware
5 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco
6 2 (5.71%) Sun
6 2 (5.71%) BEA
6 2 (5.71%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (2.86%) VocaLink
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) BMC
7 1 (2.86%) CA
7 1 (2.86%) HP