The table below looks at the statistics for Kernel Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kernel Tuning over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel Tuning
Rank 615 606 642
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Permanent jobs citing Kernel Tuning 8 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.039% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.047% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 4
Average salary £47,500 £80,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.62% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £33,500 -
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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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38965 36132 40630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.91% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32119 29911 35026
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Kernel Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Kernel Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in London

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Salary Trend in London

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

Kernel Tuning Salary Trend in London

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Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kernel Tuning across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Kernel Tuning Salary Histogram in London

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Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kernel Tuning within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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
City of London -13 2 £76,250 -4.68%
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Kernel 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 Kernel Tuning.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Python
2 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Puppet
4 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (58.33%) YUM
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) NFS
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) Hedge funds
6 4 (33.33%) Low Latency
7 3 (25.00%) Front Office
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) UNIX
8 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (16.67%) Nagios
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
8 2 (16.67%) Equities
8 2 (16.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 1 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (8.33%) StatsD
9 1 (8.33%) DevOps
9 1 (8.33%) Varnish
9 1 (8.33%) Munin

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Kernel 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 Kernel Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) Redis
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Front Office
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) JMX
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (16.67%) Equities
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 2 (16.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
1 9 (75.00%) Python
1 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) NFS
2 1 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
2 7 (58.33%) YUM
3 2 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (8.33%) Munin
4 1 (8.33%) CFEngine
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (8.33%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Percona
3 1 (8.33%) Intel