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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 145 133 125
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 108 108 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.57% 1.63% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.00% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 94 58 134
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,440
10% offered a salary of more than £57,853 £47,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
5685 5412 6386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.67% 81.91% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4881 4538 5524
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +4 60 £40,000 - 12
Cheshire -16 37 £47,500 +22.58% 9
Lancashire 0 7 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Merseyside +15 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 207 (68.32%) SQL
2 168 (55.45%) SQL Server
3 117 (38.61%) T-SQL
4 108 (35.64%) Oracle
5 107 (35.31%) Finance
6 83 (27.39%) ITIL
7 74 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (24.42%) Oracle Database
8 64 (21.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 62 (20.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 61 (20.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 59 (19.47%) Oracle RMAN
11 59 (19.47%) Microsoft
12 56 (18.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 56 (18.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 55 (18.15%) Database Tuning
14 52 (17.16%) QA
15 51 (16.83%) Replication
15 51 (16.83%) Data Warehouse
16 49 (16.17%) Migration
17 48 (15.84%) Data Guard
17 48 (15.84%) Capacity Management
18 47 (15.51%) Oracle Database 12c
18 47 (15.51%) Windows
19 46 (15.18%) Business Intelligence
20 45 (14.85%) Oracle9i Database
21 44 (14.52%) Foglight
21 44 (14.52%) Imperva
22 43 (14.19%) Disaster Recovery
22 43 (14.19%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (3.63%) WebLogic
1 11 (3.63%) IIS
2 8 (2.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.31%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (1.32%) Lync
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.32%) SAS
5 3 (0.99%) Apache
6 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.66%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.65%) MS Office
3 4 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (4.95%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (4.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.98%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.65%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.66%) SaaS
3 2 (0.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.29%) SAN
2 8 (2.64%) DNS
3 7 (2.31%) NAS
4 4 (1.32%) DHCP
4 4 (1.32%) HTTP
4 4 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.66%) SSL
5 2 (0.66%) LDAP
5 2 (0.66%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.33%) DMZ
6 1 (0.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.33%) WAN
6 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (55.45%) SQL Server
2 74 (24.42%) Oracle Database
3 64 (21.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 62 (20.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (20.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (18.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 56 (18.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 51 (16.83%) Data Warehouse
8 47 (15.51%) Oracle Database 12c
9 45 (14.85%) Oracle9i Database
10 35 (11.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 35 (11.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (6.27%) SAP Data Services
12 18 (5.94%) MS Access
12 18 (5.94%) BusinessObjects
13 17 (5.61%) MongoDB
14 16 (5.28%) NoSQL
14 16 (5.28%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
16 13 (4.29%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 16 (5.28%) LSMW
2 12 (3.96%) Subversion
2 12 (3.96%) Hudson
2 12 (3.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.99%) Ant
3 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.66%) Maven
4 2 (0.66%) JIRA
5 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.33%) Toad
5 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 107 (35.31%) Finance
2 16 (5.28%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.62%) Banking
4 12 (3.96%) Retail
5 8 (2.64%) Billing
6 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.32%) Advertising
7 3 (0.99%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) German Language
8 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 167 (55.12%) DBA
2 71 (23.43%) SQL DBA
3 66 (21.78%) Developer
4 61 (20.13%) Oracle DBA
5 47 (15.51%) Administrator
6 32 (10.56%) SQL Server DBA
7 25 (8.25%) SQL Developer
8 21 (6.93%) Team Leader
9 14 (4.62%) Analyst
10 13 (4.29%) Consultant
11 11 (3.63%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.30%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (3.30%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.30%) Server Administrator
12 10 (3.30%) Technical Leader
13 8 (2.64%) Database Developer
13 8 (2.64%) .NET Developer
13 8 (2.64%) Java Developer
14 7 (2.31%) Database Analyst
14 7 (2.31%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.22%) .NET
2 25 (8.25%) HTML
3 24 (7.92%) CSS
4 23 (7.59%) Web Services
5 17 (5.61%) XML
6 14 (4.62%) jQuery
7 13 (4.29%) ASP.NET
8 11 (3.63%) Middleware
9 8 (2.64%) RESTful
9 8 (2.64%) Ajax
9 8 (2.64%) JSON
9 8 (2.64%) WCF
10 7 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (1.32%) WF
12 3 (0.99%) WSDL
12 3 (0.99%) Java SE
12 3 (0.99%) XSLT
12 3 (0.99%) JMS
12 3 (0.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.83%) Replication
2 33 (10.89%) Clustering
3 20 (6.60%) Statistics
4 17 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.31%) AS400
6 7 (2.31%) FlexPod
6 7 (2.31%) iSeries
7 6 (1.98%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.32%) Open Source
8 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.32%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.66%) VSAM
10 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.33%) e-Health
11 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.51%) Windows
2 18 (5.94%) Linux
3 14 (4.62%) UNIX
4 6 (1.98%) Solaris
5 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.32%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.33%) SUSE
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (27.39%) ITIL
2 74 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (18.15%) Database Tuning
4 49 (16.17%) Migration
5 48 (15.84%) Capacity Management
6 46 (15.18%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (14.19%) ETL
7 43 (14.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 41 (13.53%) Service Delivery
9 38 (12.54%) Data Transformation
10 32 (10.56%) Change Management
11 31 (10.23%) Mentoring
12 23 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (7.26%) Data Modelling
14 20 (6.60%) Unit Testing
14 20 (6.60%) Data Migration
15 16 (5.28%) MVC
15 16 (5.28%) Business Analysis
16 13 (4.29%) Incident Management
16 13 (4.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 207 (68.32%) SQL
2 117 (38.61%) T-SQL
3 25 (8.25%) Java
4 24 (7.92%) JavaScript
5 20 (6.60%) C#
6 19 (6.27%) ABAP
6 19 (6.27%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.62%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.31%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.31%) VBA
9 3 (0.99%) XQuery
9 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.66%) XPath
10 2 (0.66%) C
10 2 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (11.55%) Degree
2 21 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (4.62%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.63%) MCITP
6 8 (2.64%) MCSE
7 7 (2.31%) CCNA
7 7 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.31%) VCAP
7 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 4 (1.32%) MCTS
9 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (17.16%) QA
2 19 (6.27%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (19.47%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (3.30%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.66%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.33%) VMFS
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.33%) vCloud
6 1 (0.33%) XenApp
6 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 48 (15.84%) Data Guard
2 44 (14.52%) Foglight
3 9 (2.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.32%) Nagios
4 4 (1.32%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.66%) SCCM
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.33%) Puppet
6 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 108 (35.64%) Oracle
2 59 (19.47%) Microsoft
3 44 (14.52%) Imperva
4 23 (7.59%) SAP
5 21 (6.93%) VMware
6 20 (6.60%) Teradata
7 19 (6.27%) Business Objects
8 17 (5.61%) Informatica
9 16 (5.28%) Cisco
10 14 (4.62%) Hyperion
11 13 (4.29%) NetApp
11 13 (4.29%) IBM
11 13 (4.29%) JD Edwards
12 11 (3.63%) Citrix
13 10 (3.30%) EMC
14 6 (1.98%) Cognos
15 4 (1.32%) Sybase
15 4 (1.32%) HP
15 4 (1.32%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.32%) Infoblox
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