The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning 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 Tuning over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 122 145 107
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -38
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 152 98 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.06% 1.45% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.82% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 120 75 159
Average salary £48,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.67% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Performance Tuning
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
6193 5371 5759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.78% 79.32% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5022 4552 4952
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 £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 the North West

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the North West

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the North West

Performance Tuning
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 Tuning within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Manchester +15 68 £48,000 +29.72% 14
Cheshire +2 52 £50,000 +29.03% 13
Merseyside +6 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Lancashire -3 3 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 149 (60.32%) SQL
2 121 (48.99%) SQL Server
3 74 (29.96%) Windows
4 72 (29.15%) T-SQL
5 63 (25.51%) Oracle
6 57 (23.08%) ITIL
7 56 (22.67%) Finance
8 51 (20.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 49 (19.84%) Oracle Database
10 48 (19.43%) Microsoft
11 46 (18.62%) SAN
12 42 (17.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 38 (15.38%) Capacity Management
13 38 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (15.38%) VMware
13 38 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (14.98%) Replication
15 36 (14.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 35 (14.17%) Linux
17 32 (12.96%) ETL
17 32 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
17 32 (12.96%) Degree
17 32 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
18 31 (12.55%) Cloud Computing
19 30 (12.15%) Migration
20 29 (11.74%) Change Management
20 29 (11.74%) Oracle Database 10g
20 29 (11.74%) HTML
21 28 (11.34%) HP
21 28 (11.34%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (5.26%) Apache
2 12 (4.86%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.45%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.05%) IIS
5 9 (3.64%) nginx
5 9 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.43%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.02%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.02%) SAS
8 4 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.62%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (1.62%) Lync
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 25 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.02%) SPSS
3 4 (1.62%) MS Office
3 4 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.55%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (18.62%) SAN
2 13 (5.26%) DNS
3 10 (4.05%) NAS
4 9 (3.64%) TCP/IP
5 8 (3.24%) DHCP
6 7 (2.83%) DMZ
7 5 (2.02%) Wireshark
7 5 (2.02%) tcpdump
7 5 (2.02%) SMTP
8 4 (1.62%) HTTP
8 4 (1.62%) Network Security
9 3 (1.21%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.21%) VPN
9 3 (1.21%) WAN
10 1 (0.40%) Firewall
10 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (48.99%) SQL Server
2 51 (20.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (19.84%) Oracle Database
4 42 (17.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (14.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 29 (11.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 27 (10.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (9.31%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (8.10%) Oracle Database 12c
12 19 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
13 18 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (6.48%) SAP Data Services
15 15 (6.07%) MS Access
15 15 (6.07%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (5.67%) Relational Database
17 13 (5.26%) MySQL
18 12 (4.86%) RDBMS
18 12 (4.86%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (5.67%) LSMW
2 12 (4.86%) Hudson
3 10 (4.05%) Ant
3 10 (4.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (3.64%) Maven
5 8 (3.24%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.83%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.02%) Subversion
7 5 (2.02%) Log4j
7 5 (2.02%) JUnit
8 4 (1.62%) ERwin
8 4 (1.62%) Toad
8 4 (1.62%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.62%) Mockito
8 4 (1.62%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.62%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.62%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.62%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.62%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.62%) RSpec
General
1 56 (22.67%) Finance
2 10 (4.05%) Retail
2 10 (4.05%) Marketing
3 9 (3.64%) Banking
4 5 (2.02%) Local Government
4 5 (2.02%) Back Office
5 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.21%) Advertising
5 3 (1.21%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (34.82%) DBA
2 66 (26.72%) Developer
3 42 (17.00%) SQL DBA
4 27 (10.93%) Oracle DBA
5 25 (10.12%) Administrator
6 23 (9.31%) SQL Server DBA
7 18 (7.29%) Analyst
8 16 (6.48%) Consultant
9 15 (6.07%) Database Developer
9 15 (6.07%) SQL Developer
10 12 (4.86%) VMware Consultant
11 9 (3.64%) Technical Specialist
12 8 (3.24%) Architect
12 8 (3.24%) Java Developer
13 7 (2.83%) VMware Specialist
13 7 (2.83%) Team Leader
13 7 (2.83%) Database Analyst
14 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Developer
14 6 (2.43%) Infrastructure Manager
14 6 (2.43%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.74%) HTML
2 24 (9.72%) Web Services
3 22 (8.91%) jQuery
4 20 (8.10%) .NET
5 17 (6.88%) CSS
6 13 (5.26%) Ajax
7 12 (4.86%) ASP.NET
7 12 (4.86%) XML
8 9 (3.64%) WCF
9 8 (3.24%) EJB
9 8 (3.24%) SOAP
9 8 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (2.83%) JMS
11 6 (2.43%) J2EE
11 6 (2.43%) HTML5
12 5 (2.02%) JAX-WS
12 5 (2.02%) REST
12 5 (2.02%) Spring
12 5 (2.02%) Hibernate
12 5 (2.02%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.98%) Replication
2 28 (11.34%) Clustering
3 20 (8.10%) Client/Server
4 18 (7.29%) e-Health
5 17 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.86%) Open Source
7 8 (3.24%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.83%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.43%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.02%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.02%) Statistics
11 4 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.81%) Social Media
12 2 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.40%) IBM Mainframe
13 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 74 (29.96%) Windows
2 35 (14.17%) Linux
3 24 (9.72%) UNIX
4 18 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.64%) Ubuntu
7 8 (3.24%) Windows 2000
8 5 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.62%) AIX
10 3 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.81%) Solaris
11 2 (0.81%) CentOS
11 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.40%) SUSE
12 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.08%) ITIL
2 38 (15.38%) Capacity Management
2 38 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (12.96%) ETL
4 30 (12.15%) Migration
5 29 (11.74%) Change Management
6 26 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (8.91%) Data Transformation
8 20 (8.10%) Service Delivery
8 20 (8.10%) Database Tuning
9 17 (6.88%) Mentoring
9 17 (6.88%) OO
10 16 (6.48%) TDD
10 16 (6.48%) Data Migration
11 15 (6.07%) Database Security
11 15 (6.07%) Configuration Management
11 15 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (5.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 149 (60.32%) SQL
2 72 (29.15%) T-SQL
3 23 (9.31%) JavaScript
3 23 (9.31%) PowerShell
4 20 (8.10%) Java
5 16 (6.48%) ABAP
5 16 (6.48%) C#
5 16 (6.48%) Perl
6 13 (5.26%) PHP
7 11 (4.45%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.05%) Python
9 9 (3.64%) Ruby
10 8 (3.24%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.43%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.02%) R
13 4 (1.62%) VB
13 4 (1.62%) XPath
14 3 (1.21%) C
15 1 (0.40%) C++
15 1 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (12.96%) Degree
2 20 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (6.07%) MCITP
4 15 (6.07%) MCSE
5 10 (4.05%) CCNA
5 10 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.64%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 9 (3.64%) VCAP
7 8 (3.24%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (2.43%) MCTS
9 4 (1.62%) HND
10 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) CCNP
11 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.53%) SLA
2 23 (9.31%) QA
System Software
1 32 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (10.93%) Oracle RMAN
3 19 (7.69%) vCloud
3 19 (7.69%) VMFS
3 19 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 19 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 19 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 18 (7.29%) VMware Server
5 17 (6.88%) Hyper-V
6 11 (4.45%) XenApp
6 11 (4.45%) XenDesktop
7 10 (4.05%) LiteSpeed
8 8 (3.24%) XenServer
9 5 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (2.02%) Squid
9 5 (2.02%) Apache Flume
9 5 (2.02%) Varnish
10 2 (0.81%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.40%) vSphere
11 1 (0.40%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 23 (9.31%) Data Guard
2 19 (7.69%) Foglight
3 11 (4.45%) Puppet
4 10 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.24%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.02%) SCOM
6 5 (2.02%) NetBackup
6 5 (2.02%) Nagios
7 4 (1.62%) Capistrano
8 3 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.81%) SCCM
10 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (25.51%) Oracle
2 48 (19.43%) Microsoft
3 38 (15.38%) VMware
4 28 (11.34%) HP
5 25 (10.12%) NetApp
6 22 (8.91%) SAP
7 20 (8.10%) EMC
8 19 (7.69%) Imperva
8 19 (7.69%) Business Objects
9 18 (7.29%) Citrix
9 18 (7.29%) CA
10 16 (6.48%) Teradata
11 13 (5.26%) Cisco
12 10 (4.05%) Informatica
13 9 (3.64%) JD Edwards
14 8 (3.24%) IBM
15 7 (2.83%) Dell
15 7 (2.83%) Red Hat
16 5 (2.02%) Hitachi
17 4 (1.62%) Juniper
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 10 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago