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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 117 143 143
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 146 103 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.98% 1.52% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.88% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 131 66 123
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
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
6113 5485 6366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.98% 80.76% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 4570 5624
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +28 77 £40,000 - 10
Cheshire -10 56 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Merseyside +13 4 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Lancashire -1 4 £41,250 +14.58% 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 204 (67.55%) SQL
2 169 (55.96%) SQL Server
3 115 (38.08%) T-SQL
4 94 (31.13%) Finance
5 89 (29.47%) Oracle
6 80 (26.49%) ITIL
7 66 (21.85%) Windows
8 65 (21.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 61 (20.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 61 (20.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 61 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (19.87%) Oracle Database
11 59 (19.54%) Microsoft
12 54 (17.88%) Replication
13 52 (17.22%) Migration
14 51 (16.89%) Oracle Database 11g
14 51 (16.89%) QA
15 50 (16.56%) Business Intelligence
16 48 (15.89%) Oracle Database 10g
17 47 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
17 47 (15.56%) Database Tuning
17 47 (15.56%) Oracle RMAN
18 45 (14.90%) Capacity Management
19 39 (12.91%) Data Transformation
19 39 (12.91%) Data Guard
20 38 (12.58%) Disaster Recovery
20 38 (12.58%) Oracle Database 12c
21 37 (12.25%) Clustering
22 36 (11.92%) Foglight
22 36 (11.92%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (3.64%) WebLogic
1 11 (3.64%) IIS
2 10 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.32%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (1.99%) Apache
6 5 (1.66%) SAS
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.32%) Lync
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.99%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.66%) CMS
9 2 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.66%) MS Office
3 4 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.99%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.97%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (1.66%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.30%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.66%) SaaS
5 2 (0.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.60%) SAN
2 10 (3.31%) DNS
3 9 (2.98%) NAS
4 8 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.65%) DHCP
5 6 (1.99%) HTTP
6 3 (0.99%) WAN
6 3 (0.99%) VPN
6 3 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.99%) DMZ
6 3 (0.99%) Network Security
6 3 (0.99%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.66%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (0.66%) SSL
7 2 (0.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (55.96%) SQL Server
2 65 (21.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 61 (20.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (20.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (19.87%) Oracle Database
5 51 (16.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 48 (15.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 47 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (12.58%) Oracle Database 12c
9 36 (11.92%) Oracle9i Database
10 34 (11.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 33 (10.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 28 (9.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 22 (7.28%) SAP Data Services
14 21 (6.95%) MS Access
14 21 (6.95%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (5.96%) MongoDB
16 17 (5.63%) NoSQL
17 15 (4.97%) Hadoop
18 14 (4.64%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 19 (6.29%) LSMW
2 16 (5.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (4.97%) Hudson
4 9 (2.98%) Subversion
5 5 (1.66%) Ant
6 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.32%) Maven
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.99%) Toad
8 2 (0.66%) ERwin
8 2 (0.66%) Log4j
8 2 (0.66%) JIRA
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 94 (31.13%) Finance
2 14 (4.64%) Banking
3 13 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.97%) Retail
5 7 (2.32%) Marketing
6 5 (1.66%) Billing
7 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.99%) Advertising
7 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 151 (50.00%) DBA
2 74 (24.50%) SQL DBA
3 63 (20.86%) Developer
4 47 (15.56%) Oracle DBA
5 38 (12.58%) SQL Server DBA
6 37 (12.25%) Administrator
7 20 (6.62%) SQL Developer
8 19 (6.29%) Team Leader
9 17 (5.63%) Analyst
10 16 (5.30%) Consultant
11 12 (3.97%) Technical Leader
12 11 (3.64%) Database Developer
13 10 (3.31%) Java Developer
14 9 (2.98%) C# Developer
14 9 (2.98%) Oracle Developer
15 8 (2.65%) Senior Developer
15 8 (2.65%) Server Administrator
16 7 (2.32%) Database Analyst
16 7 (2.32%) Support Specialist
17 6 (1.99%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.27%) .NET
2 23 (7.62%) Web Services
3 21 (6.95%) HTML
4 20 (6.62%) CSS
5 16 (5.30%) XML
6 14 (4.64%) jQuery
7 11 (3.64%) Middleware
7 11 (3.64%) ASP.NET
8 8 (2.65%) WCF
9 7 (2.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (2.32%) Ajax
10 5 (1.66%) JSON
10 5 (1.66%) JMS
10 5 (1.66%) SOAP
10 5 (1.66%) RESTful
11 4 (1.32%) J2EE
11 4 (1.32%) WF
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (0.99%) Java SE
12 3 (0.99%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 54 (17.88%) Replication
2 37 (12.25%) Clustering
3 18 (5.96%) Statistics
4 17 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.32%) AS400
6 7 (2.32%) Open Source
6 7 (2.32%) iSeries
7 6 (1.99%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.99%) e-Health
8 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.99%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.66%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.66%) Social Media
10 2 (0.66%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.66%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.85%) Windows
2 20 (6.62%) Linux
3 16 (5.30%) UNIX
4 9 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.65%) Windows 2000
5 8 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.99%) Solaris
8 3 (0.99%) AIX
9 1 (0.33%) SUSE
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (26.49%) ITIL
2 61 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (17.22%) Migration
4 50 (16.56%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (15.56%) Database Tuning
6 45 (14.90%) Capacity Management
7 39 (12.91%) Data Transformation
8 38 (12.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 36 (11.92%) ETL
10 34 (11.26%) Service Delivery
11 32 (10.60%) Change Management
12 28 (9.27%) Mentoring
13 23 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (7.28%) Data Modelling
14 22 (7.28%) Data Migration
15 18 (5.96%) Unit Testing
15 18 (5.96%) Database Security
16 16 (5.30%) Data Architecture
16 16 (5.30%) Business Analysis
17 13 (4.30%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 204 (67.55%) SQL
2 115 (38.08%) T-SQL
3 28 (9.27%) Java
4 22 (7.28%) ABAP
5 20 (6.62%) PowerShell
6 19 (6.29%) JavaScript
7 15 (4.97%) C#
8 13 (4.30%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.32%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.99%) PHP
11 5 (1.66%) Perl
11 5 (1.66%) VBA
11 5 (1.66%) Python
12 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.99%) R
13 3 (0.99%) XQuery
14 2 (0.66%) XPath
14 2 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (10.93%) Degree
2 19 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.97%) MCITP
5 13 (4.30%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.97%) MCSE
7 11 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.98%) CCNA
8 9 (2.98%) VCAP
8 9 (2.98%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 6 (1.99%) MCTS
10 5 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (16.89%) QA
2 24 (7.95%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (15.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.96%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.64%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.65%) LiteSpeed
6 7 (2.32%) XenApp
6 7 (2.32%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.99%) VMFS
7 6 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.99%) vCloud
7 6 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (1.99%) VMware Server
7 6 (1.99%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.32%) XenServer
9 3 (0.99%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.66%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 39 (12.91%) Data Guard
2 36 (11.92%) Foglight
3 8 (2.65%) SCVMM
4 7 (2.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.66%) SCCM
6 2 (0.66%) Nagios
7 1 (0.33%) Puppet
7 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 89 (29.47%) Oracle
2 59 (19.54%) Microsoft
3 36 (11.92%) Imperva
4 29 (9.60%) SAP
5 26 (8.61%) VMware
6 22 (7.28%) Business Objects
7 20 (6.62%) Teradata
8 17 (5.63%) Informatica
9 16 (5.30%) Citrix
10 15 (4.97%) IBM
11 13 (4.30%) NetApp
11 13 (4.30%) JD Edwards
11 13 (4.30%) HP
11 13 (4.30%) Hyperion
12 12 (3.97%) Cisco
13 9 (2.98%) EMC
14 7 (2.32%) Dell
15 6 (1.99%) Cognos
15 6 (1.99%) CA
16 4 (1.32%) Sybase
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Wow
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, on call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woolston, Warrington
Actis Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
HFG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago