The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 50 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 19 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.93% 2.46% 3.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 3.09% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 20
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 486 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.25% 79.80% 68.92%
Number of salaries quoted 445 420 430
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Merseyside

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Liverpool +7 19 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 22 (61.11%) HP
1 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
1 22 (61.11%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (58.33%) SLA
2 21 (58.33%) VMware
3 20 (55.56%) Change Management
4 19 (52.78%) SAN
5 18 (50.00%) EMC
5 18 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 18 (50.00%) NetApp
5 18 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 18 (50.00%) vCloud
5 18 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (50.00%) VMFS
5 18 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (47.22%) Capacity Management
6 17 (47.22%) VMware Server
6 17 (47.22%) e-Health
6 17 (47.22%) Degree
6 17 (47.22%) CA
7 10 (27.78%) ITIL
8 8 (22.22%) Windows
9 7 (19.44%) Linux
9 7 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (16.67%) Open Source
10 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 6 (16.67%) UNIX
10 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (16.67%) DMZ

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (13.89%) nginx
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) DMZ
3 4 (11.11%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) IPsec
4 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 3 (8.33%) Kerberos
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQLite
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.89%) RSpec
1 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Consultant
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Consultant
2 8 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (19.44%) VMware Specialist
4 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 6 (16.67%) DBA
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (11.11%) Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Principle Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Wintel Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
1 5 (13.89%) Ajax
1 5 (13.89%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (13.89%) jQuery
1 5 (13.89%) RESTful
1 5 (13.89%) HTML5
1 5 (13.89%) Phusion Passenger
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) Middleware
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 17 (47.22%) e-Health
3 6 (16.67%) Open Source
4 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
5 4 (11.11%) Clustering
5 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (8.33%) PKI
7 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) UNIX
4 5 (13.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Capacity Planning
2 20 (55.56%) Change Management
3 17 (47.22%) Capacity Management
4 10 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (13.89%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
5 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Database Security
6 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) Network Management
7 2 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
8 1 (2.78%) CRM
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.89%) Ruby
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.56%) CCNP
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 18 (50.00%) VMFS
2 18 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (50.00%) vCloud
3 17 (47.22%) VMware Server
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.33%) NFS
5 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Capistrano
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) HP
2 21 (58.33%) VMware
3 18 (50.00%) NetApp
3 18 (50.00%) EMC
4 17 (47.22%) CA
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle
6 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Crowder Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago