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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 93 144 114
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -30
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 191 108 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.55% 1.60% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 1.99% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 162 80 124
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
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
6289 5429 5770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.94% 80.38% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5279 4549 4968
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 £27,353 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +35 87 £47,500 +63.79% 17
Cheshire +5 76 £41,500 +10.66% 8
Merseyside +14 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Lancashire -4 2 £40,000 -1.23% 3
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 187 (64.26%) SQL
2 147 (50.52%) SQL Server
3 99 (34.02%) T-SQL
4 87 (29.90%) ITIL
5 74 (25.43%) Finance
6 73 (25.09%) Windows
6 73 (25.09%) Oracle
7 60 (20.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 58 (19.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 57 (19.59%) Oracle Database
10 56 (19.24%) Microsoft
11 53 (18.21%) Capacity Management
12 52 (17.87%) Replication
13 51 (17.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 49 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
15 45 (15.46%) SAN
16 43 (14.78%) Migration
16 43 (14.78%) Oracle Database 11g
17 42 (14.43%) Oracle RMAN
18 41 (14.09%) VMware
18 41 (14.09%) Oracle Database 10g
18 41 (14.09%) QA
19 38 (13.06%) Data Transformation
20 37 (12.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 37 (12.71%) Data Warehouse
21 36 (12.37%) ETL
21 36 (12.37%) Data Guard
21 36 (12.37%) Database Tuning
22 35 (12.03%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (4.12%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.44%) Apache
2 10 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.44%) IIS
3 6 (2.06%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.06%) SAS
4 5 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.72%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.37%) nginx
5 4 (1.37%) Lync
5 4 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.72%) SPSS
2 5 (1.72%) MS Office
3 4 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.65%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 45 (15.46%) SAN
2 13 (4.47%) DNS
3 10 (3.44%) NAS
4 8 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.75%) DHCP
5 7 (2.41%) DMZ
6 4 (1.37%) tcpdump
6 4 (1.37%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.37%) HTTP
6 4 (1.37%) SMTP
7 3 (1.03%) WAN
7 3 (1.03%) VPN
7 3 (1.03%) Network Security
7 3 (1.03%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (50.52%) SQL Server
2 60 (20.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (19.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (19.59%) Oracle Database
5 51 (17.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 43 (14.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 41 (14.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 37 (12.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (12.71%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (11.68%) Oracle Database 12c
10 33 (11.34%) Oracle9i Database
11 30 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 29 (9.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (7.22%) SAP Data Services
14 20 (6.87%) BusinessObjects
14 20 (6.87%) MS Access
15 14 (4.81%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (4.47%) MySQL
17 12 (4.12%) DTS
18 11 (3.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (6.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 18 (6.19%) LSMW
2 14 (4.81%) Hudson
3 7 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.72%) Ant
5 4 (1.37%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (1.37%) Log4j
5 4 (1.37%) Maven
5 4 (1.37%) ERwin
5 4 (1.37%) Toad
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.34%) Subversion
6 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 74 (25.43%) Finance
2 12 (4.12%) Banking
3 10 (3.44%) Marketing
4 9 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.06%) Retail
6 5 (1.72%) Back Office
7 4 (1.37%) Local Government
8 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.03%) Advertising
8 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 131 (45.02%) DBA
2 65 (22.34%) SQL DBA
3 49 (16.84%) Developer
4 41 (14.09%) Oracle DBA
5 35 (12.03%) SQL Server DBA
6 30 (10.31%) Administrator
7 21 (7.22%) Consultant
8 19 (6.53%) Analyst
9 18 (6.19%) Team Leader
10 14 (4.81%) SQL Developer
10 14 (4.81%) Database Developer
11 12 (4.12%) VMware Consultant
12 11 (3.78%) Technical Leader
13 8 (2.75%) Server Administrator
13 8 (2.75%) Technical Specialist
14 7 (2.41%) Database Analyst
14 7 (2.41%) VMware Specialist
15 6 (2.06%) Data Analyst
15 6 (2.06%) Analyst Developer
15 6 (2.06%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.50%) HTML
2 15 (5.15%) jQuery
3 14 (4.81%) .NET
4 13 (4.47%) Web Services
5 12 (4.12%) CSS
6 9 (3.09%) XML
6 9 (3.09%) Ajax
7 8 (2.75%) SOAP
7 8 (2.75%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.41%) WCF
9 6 (2.06%) JMS
10 5 (1.72%) XSD
10 5 (1.72%) J2EE
10 5 (1.72%) REST
10 5 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.37%) Servlets
11 4 (1.37%) EJB
11 4 (1.37%) JAX-RPC
12 3 (1.03%) Middleware
12 3 (1.03%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.87%) Replication
2 33 (11.34%) Clustering
3 20 (6.87%) Client/Server
4 18 (6.19%) e-Health
5 15 (5.15%) Statistics
6 14 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.09%) Open Source
8 7 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.41%) AS400
8 7 (2.41%) iSeries
9 5 (1.72%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.37%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.69%) Social Media
13 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.34%) VSAM
13 1 (0.34%) Data Extraction
13 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.34%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 73 (25.09%) Windows
2 23 (7.90%) Linux
3 18 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (5.50%) UNIX
5 15 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.75%) Windows 2000
8 5 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.37%) AIX
10 3 (1.03%) Solaris
11 2 (0.69%) CentOS
12 1 (0.34%) VMS
12 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.34%) SUSE
12 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (29.90%) ITIL
2 53 (18.21%) Capacity Management
3 49 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (14.78%) Migration
5 38 (13.06%) Data Transformation
6 36 (12.37%) ETL
6 36 (12.37%) Database Tuning
7 35 (12.03%) Change Management
8 32 (11.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (10.65%) Service Delivery
10 24 (8.25%) Capacity Planning
11 22 (7.56%) Data Modelling
12 21 (7.22%) Data Migration
13 19 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (5.84%) Mentoring
14 17 (5.84%) Database Security
15 16 (5.50%) Business Analysis
16 15 (5.15%) Business Continuity
16 15 (5.15%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 187 (64.26%) SQL
2 99 (34.02%) T-SQL
3 30 (10.31%) PowerShell
4 21 (7.22%) ABAP
5 17 (5.84%) Java
6 14 (4.81%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.47%) Perl
8 12 (4.12%) PHP
9 9 (3.09%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.09%) C#
9 9 (3.09%) Python
10 7 (2.41%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.72%) R
12 4 (1.37%) Ruby
13 3 (1.03%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.69%) C
15 1 (0.34%) XQuery
15 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (10.65%) Degree
2 20 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (5.15%) MCITP
4 15 (5.15%) MCSE
5 9 (3.09%) CCNA
5 9 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.09%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 9 (3.09%) VCAP
6 8 (2.75%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (2.06%) MCTS
7 6 (2.06%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.09%) QA
2 35 (12.03%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (14.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 34 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.87%) Active Directory
4 19 (6.53%) VMware ESX
4 19 (6.53%) VMFS
4 19 (6.53%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (6.53%) vCloud
5 18 (6.19%) Hyper-V
5 18 (6.19%) VMware Server
6 11 (3.78%) XenApp
6 11 (3.78%) XenDesktop
7 10 (3.44%) LiteSpeed
8 8 (2.75%) XenServer
9 5 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (1.72%) Apache Flume
10 4 (1.37%) Varnish
10 4 (1.37%) Squid
11 2 (0.69%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (12.37%) Data Guard
2 33 (11.34%) Foglight
3 10 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.75%) SCVMM
5 7 (2.41%) Puppet
6 5 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.72%) Nagios
7 4 (1.37%) SCOM
7 4 (1.37%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.69%) SCCM
9 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 73 (25.09%) Oracle
2 56 (19.24%) Microsoft
3 41 (14.09%) VMware
4 33 (11.34%) Imperva
5 28 (9.62%) SAP
6 27 (9.28%) HP
6 27 (9.28%) NetApp
7 24 (8.25%) Business Objects
8 21 (7.22%) EMC
8 21 (7.22%) Teradata
9 19 (6.53%) Citrix
10 18 (6.19%) CA
11 17 (5.84%) Informatica
12 15 (5.15%) Cisco
13 13 (4.47%) IBM
14 12 (4.12%) JD Edwards
15 7 (2.41%) Dell
16 5 (1.72%) Hitachi
16 5 (1.72%) Red Hat
17 4 (1.37%) Veeam
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Package c£85k
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Direct Line Group
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Netsource
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Superb Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago