The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 244 232 248
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 11 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.10% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
Performance Improvement
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6152 5427 5819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.71% 79.08% 78.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4962 4599 5024
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in the North West

Performance Improvement
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 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
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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
Manchester -11 6 £19,000 -68.33% 1
Cheshire -13 3 - - 1
Lancashire - 2 £29,000 -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Performance Improvement 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 Improvement.

1 12 (60.00%) Windows
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Change Management
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Business Continuity
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) Data Management
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Sybase
6 6 (30.00%) DB2
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (20.00%) Android
8 4 (20.00%) iPhone
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
8 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (20.00%) VoIP
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Performance Improvement 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 Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) SAS
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) SPSS
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) VoIP
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (30.00%) DB2
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.00%) DTS
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) DBA
2 4 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Server Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Operations Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) iPhone
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Economics
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Psychology
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Android
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Change Management
2 9 (45.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (40.00%) Data Management
4 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
7 2 (10.00%) People Management
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (10.00%) Data Governance
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Logistic Regression
7 2 (10.00%) Multivariate Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) CHAID
7 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Sybase
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum £115k OTE, Car Allowance, Health, L
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kendal
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago