The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 160 143 136
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 388 411 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.72% 1.87% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.50% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 309 336 415
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,300 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17587 16415 17451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.75% 74.61% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 13320 14804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the South East

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the South East

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Surrey +14 156 £45,000 - 5
Hampshire -14 74 £42,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire -32 55 £55,000 +7.84% 1
Oxfordshire +6 38 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Kent -3 26 £48,500 -3.00% 4
East Sussex -18 18 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 14 £43,750 +2.94% 2
West Sussex -3 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Middlesex +3 6 £33,000 -37.14%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 495 (67.62%) SQL
2 433 (59.15%) SQL Server
3 235 (32.10%) Oracle
3 235 (32.10%) T-SQL
4 231 (31.56%) Windows
5 219 (29.92%) Microsoft
6 203 (27.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 187 (25.55%) .NET
8 186 (25.41%) Linux
9 171 (23.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 161 (21.99%) Finance
11 157 (21.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 152 (20.77%) JavaScript
13 150 (20.49%) MS Excel
14 149 (20.36%) Oracle Database
15 141 (19.26%) HTML
16 135 (18.44%) Business Intelligence
17 132 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
18 128 (17.49%) SAN
19 127 (17.35%) Replication
20 124 (16.94%) jQuery
20 124 (16.94%) CSS
21 122 (16.67%) C#
21 122 (16.67%) Clustering
22 120 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
23 116 (15.85%) MySQL
24 105 (14.34%) Continuous Integration
25 104 (14.21%) Data Warehouse
26 103 (14.07%) Java
27 95 (12.98%) Oracle Database 11g

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 80 (10.93%) IIS
2 44 (6.01%) Apache
3 29 (3.96%) Tomcat
3 29 (3.96%) WebLogic
3 29 (3.96%) NServiceBus
3 29 (3.96%) WordPress
4 27 (3.69%) Node.js
5 26 (3.55%) WebSphere
6 22 (3.01%) SharePoint
7 21 (2.87%) Oracle Application Server
8 15 (2.05%) CMS
9 10 (1.37%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.82%) SAS
10 6 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.82%) Oracle 10gAS
11 5 (0.68%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle Spatial
13 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.27%) nginx
14 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 150 (20.49%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.50%) Fireworks
4 6 (0.82%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.41%) MS Office
6 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.50%) Retail-J
2 10 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.23%) Magento
4 7 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.27%) Summit
9 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.14%) Maximo
9 1 (0.14%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 48 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.87%) SaaS
3 16 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.91%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.68%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.27%) Route 53
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
6 2 (0.27%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.14%) GitHub
7 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 128 (17.49%) SAN
2 47 (6.42%) HTTP
3 34 (4.64%) Internet
4 20 (2.73%) iSCSI
5 17 (2.32%) NAS
6 13 (1.78%) IMAP
6 13 (1.78%) Wireshark
6 13 (1.78%) SMTP
7 12 (1.64%) DNS
7 12 (1.64%) IPv4
7 12 (1.64%) IPv6
8 11 (1.50%) TCP/IP
9 10 (1.37%) VoIP
10 9 (1.23%) Firewall
11 6 (0.82%) DMZ
12 5 (0.68%) Asterisk PBX
13 4 (0.55%) LAN
14 3 (0.41%) DHCP
14 3 (0.41%) Ethernet
14 3 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (59.15%) SQL Server
2 203 (27.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 171 (23.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 157 (21.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 149 (20.36%) Oracle Database
6 120 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 116 (15.85%) MySQL
8 104 (14.21%) Data Warehouse
9 95 (12.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 91 (12.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 69 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 69 (9.43%) Relational Database
12 65 (8.88%) Oracle Database 10g
13 61 (8.33%) Hadoop
14 52 (7.10%) RDBMS
15 43 (5.87%) NoSQL
15 43 (5.87%) OLAP
16 37 (5.05%) Azure SQL Database
17 36 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
18 33 (4.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 54 (7.38%) Maven
2 53 (7.24%) Git (software)
3 50 (6.83%) Eclipse
4 43 (5.87%) TeamCity
5 40 (5.46%) YourKit
6 37 (5.05%) Subversion
7 29 (3.96%) Visual Studio
7 29 (3.96%) ReSharper
7 29 (3.96%) Jasmine
7 29 (3.96%) NCrunch
7 29 (3.96%) PhoneGap
8 22 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (1.78%) AQtime
9 13 (1.78%) WebLOAD
10 12 (1.64%) GDB
10 12 (1.64%) GCC
11 11 (1.50%) Dreamweaver
12 10 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 9 (1.23%) NUnit
14 8 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 161 (21.99%) Finance
2 33 (4.51%) Legal
3 22 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.73%) Retail
5 15 (2.05%) Marketing
6 14 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.91%) Banking
7 11 (1.50%) Back Office
8 10 (1.37%) Advertising
9 8 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.55%) French Language
12 3 (0.41%) Electronics
12 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.27%) Games
13 2 (0.27%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 284 (38.80%) Developer
2 272 (37.16%) DBA
3 135 (18.44%) SQL DBA
4 115 (15.71%) Administrator
5 103 (14.07%) SQL Developer
6 86 (11.75%) Oracle DBA
7 77 (10.52%) SQL Server DBA
8 56 (7.65%) .NET Developer
9 47 (6.42%) Java Developer
10 46 (6.28%) Consultant
11 45 (6.15%) SQL Server Developer
12 41 (5.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 40 (5.46%) Senior Developer
14 37 (5.05%) Architect
15 34 (4.64%) C# Developer
16 33 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
17 31 (4.23%) Server Administrator
18 29 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
19 24 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
19 24 (3.28%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (25.55%) .NET
2 141 (19.26%) HTML
3 124 (16.94%) jQuery
3 124 (16.94%) CSS
4 93 (12.70%) Web Services
5 91 (12.43%) ASP.NET
6 55 (7.51%) Hibernate
7 53 (7.24%) Spring
8 52 (7.10%) Lucene
9 49 (6.69%) .NET Framework
10 46 (6.28%) XML
11 44 (6.01%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (5.60%) Spring MVC
13 40 (5.46%) AngularJS
13 40 (5.46%) Backbone.js
13 40 (5.46%) Spring Integration
14 39 (5.33%) J2EE
15 37 (5.05%) WCF
16 35 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 33 (4.51%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 127 (17.35%) Replication
2 122 (16.67%) Clustering
3 39 (5.33%) Open Source
4 38 (5.19%) Mobile App
5 31 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.46%) Visualisation
7 13 (1.78%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.09%) Data Integration
9 7 (0.96%) Blog
10 6 (0.82%) GIS
10 6 (0.82%) Telematics
11 5 (0.68%) Kindle
11 5 (0.68%) Statistics
11 5 (0.68%) CMDB
11 5 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (0.68%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.68%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.55%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 231 (31.56%) Windows
2 186 (25.41%) Linux
3 83 (11.34%) UNIX
4 38 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 38 (5.19%) Android
4 38 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (4.92%) AIX
6 29 (3.96%) Windows Phone
7 28 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.64%) MVS
9 12 (1.64%) Ubuntu
10 10 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 10 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (1.37%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (1.23%) HPUX
11 9 (1.23%) Solaris
12 6 (0.82%) CentOS
13 2 (0.27%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (18.44%) Business Intelligence
2 132 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (14.34%) Continuous Integration
4 88 (12.02%) ITIL
5 85 (11.61%) Data Modelling
6 82 (11.20%) ETL
7 80 (10.93%) Capacity Planning
8 78 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 66 (9.02%) MVC
10 59 (8.06%) Multithreading
11 54 (7.38%) E-Commerce
11 54 (7.38%) Migration
12 50 (6.83%) TDD
13 49 (6.69%) SOA
14 47 (6.42%) Performance Monitoring
14 47 (6.42%) Database Security
15 42 (5.74%) Unit Testing
16 40 (5.46%) Infrastructure Management
17 38 (5.19%) Mobile Application Development
18 35 (4.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 495 (67.62%) SQL
2 235 (32.10%) T-SQL
3 152 (20.77%) JavaScript
4 122 (16.67%) C#
5 103 (14.07%) Java
6 62 (8.47%) PL/SQL
7 48 (6.56%) Bash Shell
8 46 (6.28%) Ruby
8 46 (6.28%) Python
9 41 (5.60%) Perl
10 39 (5.33%) Shell Script
11 31 (4.23%) C++
11 31 (4.23%) PowerShell
12 22 (3.01%) VB.NET
13 16 (2.19%) Korn
14 14 (1.91%) VB
14 14 (1.91%) VBA
15 12 (1.64%) C
16 11 (1.50%) PHP
17 5 (0.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 85 (11.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (10.11%) Degree
3 43 (5.87%) Security Cleared
4 36 (4.92%) SC Cleared
5 28 (3.83%) Oracle Certification
6 24 (3.28%) OCP
6 24 (3.28%) MCSE
7 22 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (2.60%) MCITP
9 18 (2.46%) MCTS
10 16 (2.19%) MCDBA
11 15 (2.05%) MCSA
12 8 (1.09%) PhD
13 7 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.96%) MCSD
14 6 (0.82%) MOS
15 5 (0.68%) HNC
15 5 (0.68%) HND
16 4 (0.55%) DV Cleared
17 3 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.14%) QA
2 15 (2.05%) SLA
3 14 (1.91%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.50%) WCAG
4 11 (1.50%) WAI
5 7 (0.96%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.68%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 95 (12.98%) Oracle RAC
2 52 (7.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 44 (6.01%) Active Directory
4 25 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (2.32%) VMware ESX
5 17 (2.32%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.19%) Forefront TMG
6 16 (2.19%) UAG
7 10 (1.37%) KVM
8 9 (1.23%) ISA Server
8 9 (1.23%) NFS
9 6 (0.82%) Xen
10 4 (0.55%) Sendmail
10 4 (0.55%) vSphere
11 3 (0.41%) SRDF
11 3 (0.41%) XenApp
12 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.27%) Postfix
13 1 (0.14%) XenServer
13 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 68 (9.29%) Data Guard
2 23 (3.14%) NetBackup
3 22 (3.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 20 (2.73%) Puppet
5 13 (1.78%) SCOM
6 9 (1.23%) SCCM
7 7 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.82%) Munin
9 5 (0.68%) Cacti
9 5 (0.68%) Ganglia
9 5 (0.68%) collectd
9 5 (0.68%) StatsD
9 5 (0.68%) Ansible
9 5 (0.68%) logstash
9 5 (0.68%) Salt
9 5 (0.68%) Graylog2
10 4 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.55%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.27%) Nagios
11 2 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 235 (32.10%) Oracle
2 219 (29.92%) Microsoft
3 70 (9.56%) Red Hat
4 53 (7.24%) VMware
5 38 (5.19%) JBoss
6 36 (4.92%) SAP
7 35 (4.78%) Red Gate
8 31 (4.23%) Google
9 29 (3.96%) Xamarin
10 22 (3.01%) HP
11 19 (2.60%) Cognos
12 18 (2.46%) EMC
13 17 (2.32%) Business Objects
14 16 (2.19%) IBM
14 16 (2.19%) NetApp
15 13 (1.78%) SolarWinds
16 11 (1.50%) JDA
16 11 (1.50%) Adobe
17 10 (1.37%) ATG
18 9 (1.23%) Demandware
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £71000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus. Pension. Health Care and a ca
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East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
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Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £500 - £55000 per annum
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Reigate
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
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