The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning 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 Tuning over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 114 105 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -50
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 34 43 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.55% 1.73% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.33% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 98
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1610 1848 2120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.45% 74.43% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1442 1759
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Hertfordshire

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Performance Tuning
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 Tuning within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Welwyn Garden City +2 14 £55,000 - 1
Watford +14 9 £53,750 +26.47%
Hemel Hempstead -29 3 £52,500 -20.75% 2
Royston - 1 £40,000 -
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 36 (55.38%) SQL
2 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
3 28 (43.08%) Windows
3 28 (43.08%) SAN
4 25 (38.46%) Linux
5 23 (35.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (35.38%) ITIL
6 22 (33.85%) Replication
7 18 (27.69%) VMware
7 18 (27.69%) Oracle
7 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (27.69%) Capacity Planning
7 18 (27.69%) Database Mirroring
8 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (23.08%) Java
8 15 (23.08%) Apache
9 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (20.00%) Scrum
10 13 (20.00%) UNIX
10 13 (20.00%) Perl
11 12 (18.46%) PHP
11 12 (18.46%) J2EE
11 12 (18.46%) AIX
11 12 (18.46%) Internet
11 12 (18.46%) Finance
11 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (16.92%) BizTalk Server

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (23.08%) Apache
2 11 (16.92%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
4 8 (12.31%) JBoss
4 8 (12.31%) WebSphere
5 7 (10.77%) Drupal
5 7 (10.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (7.69%) nginx
7 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.62%) WordPress
8 3 (4.62%) Joomla!
8 3 (4.62%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Magento
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.15%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (3.08%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.08%) SAN
2 12 (18.46%) Internet
3 10 (15.38%) DNS
4 9 (13.85%) NAS
5 8 (12.31%) HTTPS
6 7 (10.77%) HTTP
7 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.15%) SSL
8 4 (6.15%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (4.62%) Firewall
9 3 (4.62%) SSH
9 3 (4.62%) IMAP
9 3 (4.62%) LDAP
9 3 (4.62%) POP3
9 3 (4.62%) SMTP
9 3 (4.62%) FTP
10 2 (3.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (12.31%) DB2
6 8 (12.31%) MySQL
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
8 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.62%) QlikView
11 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (3.08%) CouchDB
11 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
11 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) LoadRunner
1 7 (10.77%) JMeter
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.08%) Firebug
2 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Games
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 5 (7.69%) Billing
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Administrator
2 15 (23.08%) Server Administrator
3 14 (21.54%) DBA
4 11 (16.92%) Developer
5 10 (15.38%) SQL DBA
6 7 (10.77%) Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.23%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Services Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.15%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) J2EE
2 9 (13.85%) Web Services
3 6 (9.23%) CSS
4 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.69%) .NET
4 5 (7.69%) LAMP
5 4 (6.15%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.15%) Spring
5 4 (6.15%) XML
6 3 (4.62%) HTML
6 3 (4.62%) Alternative PHP Cache
7 2 (3.08%) Yii
7 2 (3.08%) Laravel
7 2 (3.08%) Memcached
7 2 (3.08%) Symfony
7 2 (3.08%) Django
8 1 (1.54%) jQuery
8 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.54%) HTML5
8 1 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Replication
2 5 (7.69%) Open Source
2 5 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.15%) Clustering
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) FMCG
4 3 (4.62%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.08%) Physics
6 1 (1.54%) LPAR
6 1 (1.54%) DLPAR
6 1 (1.54%) Statistics
6 1 (1.54%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.54%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 25 (38.46%) Linux
3 13 (20.00%) UNIX
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (18.46%) AIX
5 5 (7.69%) Solaris
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.62%) CentOS
6 3 (4.62%) Debian
6 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.08%) OpenBSD
7 2 (3.08%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.54%) SUSE
8 1 (1.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) ITIL
1 23 (35.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (27.69%) Capacity Planning
2 18 (27.69%) Database Mirroring
3 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.00%) Scrum
5 8 (12.31%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (12.31%) Coaching
6 7 (10.77%) Test Planning
6 7 (10.77%) Performance Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.23%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.69%) Migration
9 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.15%) Data Security
9 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.15%) High Availability
9 4 (6.15%) Auto-Scaling
9 4 (6.15%) Analytics
10 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (55.38%) SQL
2 15 (23.08%) Java
3 13 (20.00%) Perl
4 12 (18.46%) PHP
5 7 (10.77%) AWK
6 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.69%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.08%) PHP5
10 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.62%) Samba
3 3 (4.62%) Xen
3 3 (4.62%) Sendmail
3 3 (4.62%) Varnish
3 3 (4.62%) iptables
4 2 (3.08%) Ceph
4 2 (3.08%) KVM
4 2 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.54%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.54%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Puppet
2 4 (6.15%) Data Guard
3 3 (4.62%) Cacti
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (4.62%) Nagios
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (4.62%) cPanel
4 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Oracle
1 18 (27.69%) VMware
2 9 (13.85%) Sun
3 8 (12.31%) IBM
3 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) NetApp
4 5 (7.69%) Google
5 4 (6.15%) CommVault
5 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.15%) HP
5 4 (6.15%) WatchGuard
6 3 (4.62%) Tableau
6 3 (4.62%) SAP
6 3 (4.62%) Veritas
7 2 (3.08%) Brocade
7 2 (3.08%) Zend
7 2 (3.08%) Cisco
7 2 (3.08%) Sybase
7 2 (3.08%) EMC
8 1 (1.54%) New Relic
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead
Sapiens Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago