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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 117 103 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -29
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 20 26 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.86% 1.28% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.71% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 77
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1849 1523 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.15% 75.25% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1188 1712
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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
Stevenage +4 5 £45,000 +31.96%
Watford -17 4 £55,000 +15.18%
Rickmansworth - 4 £46,250 -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 42 (65.63%) SQL
2 28 (43.75%) Linux
3 25 (39.06%) Oracle
3 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
4 24 (37.50%) UNIX
4 24 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (37.50%) Finance
5 20 (31.25%) Retail
5 20 (31.25%) Oracle Database
6 19 (29.69%) Red Hat
7 17 (26.56%) T-SQL
8 16 (25.00%) VB
8 16 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 15 (23.44%) Java
9 15 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (23.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (21.88%) C#
10 14 (21.88%) Windows
11 13 (20.31%) Middleware
11 13 (20.31%) SAN
11 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
11 13 (20.31%) VBA
11 13 (20.31%) Data Mining
11 13 (20.31%) ETL
11 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
12 12 (18.75%) VMware
12 12 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
12 12 (18.75%) Data Conversion
12 12 (18.75%) ERP
12 12 (18.75%) .NET

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 6 (9.38%) Apache
1 6 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.81%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.69%) Tuxedo
4 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.69%) iPlanet
4 3 (4.69%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.69%) GlassFish
4 3 (4.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.25%) Google App Engine
3 3 (4.69%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.31%) SAN
2 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.38%) DNS
4 5 (7.81%) SSL
4 5 (7.81%) HTTP
4 5 (7.81%) NAS
5 4 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (6.25%) Internet
5 4 (6.25%) LDAP
5 4 (6.25%) VPN
6 3 (4.69%) SSH
7 2 (3.13%) IPv4
7 2 (3.13%) FTP
8 1 (1.56%) LAN
8 1 (1.56%) WAN
8 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
2 24 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (31.25%) Oracle Database
4 15 (23.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (20.31%) Data Mining
6 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
8 9 (14.06%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (7.81%) SQLPlus
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (6.25%) MySQL
11 2 (3.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.56%) Maven
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 20 (31.25%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Billing
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Analyst
1 14 (21.88%) Consultant
2 13 (20.31%) Systems Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Business Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Business Systems Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Administrator
5 9 (14.06%) SQL Developer
6 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
6 8 (12.50%) DBA
7 6 (9.38%) Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Business Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) UNIX Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) Middleware
2 12 (18.75%) .NET
3 9 (14.06%) Web Services
4 5 (7.81%) XML
5 3 (4.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.69%) LAMP
5 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (3.13%) J2EE
6 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.56%) COM
7 1 (1.56%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.56%) SAP PI
7 1 (1.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Data Conversion
2 9 (14.06%) Open Source
3 8 (12.50%) Kindle
4 7 (10.94%) Replication
5 3 (4.69%) PKI
5 3 (4.69%) Firmware
6 2 (3.13%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.56%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) Statistics
7 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) Physics
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Celerra
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.56%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.75%) Linux
2 24 (37.50%) UNIX
3 14 (21.88%) Windows
4 10 (15.63%) AIX
4 10 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.94%) Solaris
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.56%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.56%) zOS
8 1 (1.56%) Debian
8 1 (1.56%) OpenBSD
8 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (20.31%) ETL
2 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
3 12 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
3 12 (18.75%) ERP
4 10 (15.63%) ITIL
4 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (14.06%) Migration
5 9 (14.06%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.81%) Workflow
6 5 (7.81%) Operations Management
6 5 (7.81%) E-business
6 5 (7.81%) SOA
6 5 (7.81%) Change Control
6 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Product Management
7 4 (6.25%) Change Management
8 3 (4.69%) Data Security
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 42 (65.63%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) T-SQL
3 16 (25.00%) VB
3 16 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 15 (23.44%) Java
5 14 (21.88%) C#
6 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
6 13 (20.31%) VBA
7 8 (12.50%) Perl
8 7 (10.94%) Python
9 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.69%) Bourne shell
10 3 (4.69%) C-shell
10 3 (4.69%) Jython
11 1 (1.56%) Ruby
11 1 (1.56%) AWK
11 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) HND
2 1 (1.56%) MCSE
2 1 (1.56%) MCSA
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.69%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) QA
4 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (6.25%) KVM
6 3 (4.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.56%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Puppet
1 4 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.69%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (4.69%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.13%) Ansible
3 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.56%) Salt
4 1 (1.56%) SCCM
4 1 (1.56%) SCOM
4 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.56%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Oracle
2 19 (29.69%) Red Hat
3 12 (18.75%) VMware
4 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.94%) Sun
5 7 (10.94%) NetApp
6 6 (9.38%) BMC
6 6 (9.38%) HP
6 6 (9.38%) EMC
7 4 (6.25%) Cisco
7 4 (6.25%) Google
8 3 (4.69%) NetIQ
8 3 (4.69%) WatchGuard
8 3 (4.69%) Veritas
8 3 (4.69%) IBM
8 3 (4.69%) CommVault
8 3 (4.69%) JBoss
9 2 (3.13%) SAP
9 2 (3.13%) Brocade
10 1 (1.56%) Symantec
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago