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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 125 112 78
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -34
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 17 21 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.74% 1.04% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.39% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 69
Average salary £47,500 £36,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.25% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,450 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
1841 1511 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.17% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1208 1762
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 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 19 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 +43.08% 1
Watford -16 4 £55,000 +54.92%
Rickmansworth - 1 £47,500 -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 - 1
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 36 (61.02%) SQL
2 26 (44.07%) Linux
3 24 (40.68%) UNIX
4 23 (38.98%) Finance
5 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
5 22 (37.29%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (33.90%) Oracle
7 19 (32.20%) Retail
7 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
8 17 (28.81%) VB
8 17 (28.81%) Java
8 17 (28.81%) Red Hat
9 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (25.42%) C#
10 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
11 14 (23.73%) Data Cleansing
11 14 (23.73%) Data Conversion
11 14 (23.73%) Data Analysis
11 14 (23.73%) VBA
11 14 (23.73%) Windows
11 14 (23.73%) Data Mining
11 14 (23.73%) ETL
11 14 (23.73%) ERP
12 13 (22.03%) SAN
12 13 (22.03%) Shell Script
13 12 (20.34%) VMware
13 12 (20.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (18.64%) Middleware
14 11 (18.64%) AIX

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 7 (11.86%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.47%) IIS
4 4 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.08%) iPlanet
5 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.08%) Tuxedo
5 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (5.08%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.08%) GlassFish
5 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.08%) Google App Engine
3 2 (3.39%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) SAN
2 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.86%) DNS
4 6 (10.17%) SSL
4 6 (10.17%) NAS
5 5 (8.47%) HTTP
6 4 (6.78%) LDAP
6 4 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (6.78%) SSH
7 3 (5.08%) Internet
7 3 (5.08%) FTP
7 3 (5.08%) VPN
8 2 (3.39%) IPv4
9 1 (1.69%) Firewall
9 1 (1.69%) IMAP
9 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.69%) LAN
9 1 (1.69%) WAN
9 1 (1.69%) POP3
9 1 (1.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
1 22 (37.29%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
3 14 (23.73%) Data Mining
4 12 (20.34%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (11.86%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (6.78%) MySQL
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (5.08%) SQLPlus
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (3.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (38.98%) Finance
2 19 (32.20%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Billing
5 2 (3.39%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
1 14 (23.73%) Business Systems Analyst
1 14 (23.73%) Systems Analyst
1 14 (23.73%) Business Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Administrator
4 7 (11.86%) DBA
5 6 (10.17%) Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Business Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Developer
6 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL Developer
6 5 (8.47%) UNIX Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Senior UNIX Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) Middleware
2 9 (15.25%) .NET
3 7 (11.86%) Web Services
4 3 (5.08%) XML
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (5.08%) LAMP
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.39%) J2EE
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.69%) COM
6 1 (1.69%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.69%) Django
6 1 (1.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (23.73%) Data Conversion
3 9 (15.25%) Open Source
4 7 (11.86%) Replication
5 5 (8.47%) Kindle
6 3 (5.08%) PKI
6 3 (5.08%) Firmware
7 2 (3.39%) Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) CLARiiON
7 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.39%) Physics
7 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.69%) Celerra
8 1 (1.69%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.69%) Statistics
8 1 (1.69%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Linux
2 24 (40.68%) UNIX
3 14 (23.73%) Windows
4 11 (18.64%) AIX
5 7 (11.86%) Solaris
5 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.39%) FreeBSD
8 2 (3.39%) Debian
8 2 (3.39%) OpenBSD
8 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.69%) CentOS
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (23.73%) ETL
2 14 (23.73%) ERP
2 14 (23.73%) Data Analysis
2 14 (23.73%) Data Cleansing
3 10 (16.95%) ITIL
3 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (15.25%) Migration
4 9 (15.25%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (8.47%) Product Management
5 5 (8.47%) Operations Management
5 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.78%) Change Management
7 3 (5.08%) E-business
7 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.08%) SOA
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.08%) Workflow
7 3 (5.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) SQL
2 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
2 17 (28.81%) VB
2 17 (28.81%) Java
3 15 (25.42%) C#
4 14 (23.73%) VBA
5 13 (22.03%) Shell Script
6 9 (15.25%) Perl
7 8 (13.56%) PL/SQL
8 7 (11.86%) Python
9 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
10 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.08%) Bourne shell
10 3 (5.08%) C-shell
10 3 (5.08%) Jython
11 2 (3.39%) PHP
12 1 (1.69%) Ruby
12 1 (1.69%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) HND
2 1 (1.69%) MCSE
2 1 (1.69%) MCSA
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.78%) SLA
3 2 (3.39%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.47%) KVM
5 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (5.08%) vSphere
7 1 (1.69%) Varnish
7 1 (1.69%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.69%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Tivoli
1 4 (6.78%) Puppet
2 3 (5.08%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (5.08%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) Ansible
4 1 (1.69%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.69%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Oracle
2 17 (28.81%) Red Hat
3 12 (20.34%) VMware
4 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.56%) NetApp
6 7 (11.86%) Sun
7 6 (10.17%) HP
7 6 (10.17%) EMC
7 6 (10.17%) BMC
8 4 (6.78%) Cisco
9 3 (5.08%) IBM
9 3 (5.08%) CommVault
9 3 (5.08%) JBoss
9 3 (5.08%) Google
9 3 (5.08%) NetIQ
9 3 (5.08%) Veritas
9 3 (5.08%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.39%) Brocade
10 2 (3.39%) SAP
11 1 (1.69%) Sybase
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very competitive upon experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago