The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 28 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 40 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 6 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.79% 2.58% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.54% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 1
Average salary £33,000 £52,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +22.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
249 339 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 74.11% 72.90% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 169 206 314
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Middlesex

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
2 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (66.67%) NetApp
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Replication
3 5 (55.56%) Subversion
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) VB
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) JBoss
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) RHCE
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Back Office
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Support
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
2 6 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
2 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VB
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) NetApp
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Riverbed