The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 124 168 130
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -38
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 486 359 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.30% 1.59% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.97% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 380 265 345
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17568 18231 16807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.09% 80.95% 78.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14434 14128 13671
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Berkshire +95 144 £45,000 -16.27% 13
Hampshire +32 87 £43,750 +4.16% 8
Surrey -58 69 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East Sussex +38 53 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +27 51 £42,500 - 4
Oxfordshire +17 37 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Kent +4 23 £43,250 -8.94% 7
West Sussex -6 14 £42,500 - 2
Middlesex +3 6 £52,500 +59.09%
Sussex +1 4 £43,500 - 5
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 596 (69.30%) SQL
2 496 (57.67%) SQL Server
3 305 (35.47%) T-SQL
4 287 (33.37%) Microsoft
5 286 (33.26%) Business Intelligence
6 275 (31.98%) Oracle
7 272 (31.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 235 (27.33%) ETL
9 231 (26.86%) Windows
10 211 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 196 (22.79%) Data Warehouse
12 188 (21.86%) Oracle Database
13 185 (21.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 177 (20.58%) Linux
15 176 (20.47%) Clustering
16 158 (18.37%) MS Excel
17 153 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
17 153 (17.79%) Capacity Planning
18 130 (15.12%) Performance Monitoring
19 125 (14.53%) Relational Database
20 121 (14.07%) SQL Server 2008
21 119 (13.84%) Degree
22 114 (13.26%) Oracle Database 11g
23 111 (12.91%) Finance
24 109 (12.67%) .NET
25 108 (12.56%) Replication
26 106 (12.33%) UNIX
27 104 (12.09%) Java
28 96 (11.16%) SQL Server 2012
29 93 (10.81%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 58 (6.74%) WebLogic
2 49 (5.70%) Apache
3 39 (4.53%) IIS
4 36 (4.19%) WebSphere
5 26 (3.02%) Tomcat
5 26 (3.02%) SharePoint
6 21 (2.44%) NServiceBus
7 20 (2.33%) JBoss
8 18 (2.09%) MS Exchange
9 17 (1.98%) Oracle Application Server
10 16 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (1.63%) Node.js
12 13 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
14 11 (1.28%) SAS
15 9 (1.05%) Lync
15 9 (1.05%) Apache Spark
16 6 (0.70%) GlassFish
16 6 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 158 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.67%) PowerPivot
3 12 (1.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (3.84%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (3.60%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.93%) SAP BPC
5 7 (0.81%) Magento
6 6 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.58%) Cognos Controller
8 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.81%) SaaS
2 39 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.14%) PaaS
4 18 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (1.40%) Office 365
6 11 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.58%) IaaS
8 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.05%) DNS
1 52 (6.05%) SAN
2 50 (5.81%) Firewall
3 31 (3.60%) VPN
4 30 (3.49%) Internet
5 19 (2.21%) TCP/IP
5 19 (2.21%) WAN
6 16 (1.86%) HTTP
6 16 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (1.63%) DHCP
8 13 (1.51%) BGP
8 13 (1.51%) NAS
9 12 (1.40%) OSPF
10 11 (1.28%) iSCSI
11 10 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (1.16%) LAN
12 9 (1.05%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (1.05%) IPsec
12 9 (1.05%) FCoE
12 9 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (57.67%) SQL Server
2 272 (31.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 211 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 196 (22.79%) Data Warehouse
5 188 (21.86%) Oracle Database
6 185 (21.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 125 (14.53%) Relational Database
8 121 (14.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 114 (13.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 96 (11.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 83 (9.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 83 (9.65%) RDBMS
12 62 (7.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 49 (5.70%) SQL CLR
13 49 (5.70%) MySQL
14 45 (5.23%) Oracle Database 10g
14 45 (5.23%) Big Data
15 44 (5.12%) Oracle Database 12c
16 42 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
17 40 (4.65%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 28 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 23 (2.67%) Git (software)
2 23 (2.67%) Maven
3 20 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 20 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.09%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.74%) TeamCity
6 13 (1.51%) ProC
6 13 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (1.40%) Toad
8 9 (1.05%) ReSharper
8 9 (1.05%) YourKit
8 9 (1.05%) NCrunch
9 8 (0.93%) JUnit
10 7 (0.81%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.81%) ERwin
10 7 (0.81%) JSUnit
11 6 (0.70%) Hudson
11 6 (0.70%) NUnit
11 6 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 111 (12.91%) Finance
2 38 (4.42%) Marketing
3 26 (3.02%) Banking
4 20 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.21%) Retail
6 12 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.16%) Advertising
8 9 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.05%) Legal
9 8 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.47%) Law
11 3 (0.35%) Electronics
12 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) Automotive
13 1 (0.12%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 378 (43.95%) DBA
2 295 (34.30%) Developer
3 189 (21.98%) SQL DBA
4 166 (19.30%) Administrator
5 134 (15.58%) SQL Server DBA
6 117 (13.60%) Oracle DBA
7 81 (9.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 72 (8.37%) SQL Developer
9 64 (7.44%) SQL Server Developer
9 64 (7.44%) Senior DBA
10 49 (5.70%) Senior Developer
11 40 (4.65%) Architect
12 37 (4.30%) Database Developer
13 35 (4.07%) Business Developer
14 33 (3.84%) Consultant
14 33 (3.84%) Server Administrator
15 28 (3.26%) Analyst
16 27 (3.14%) Junior
16 27 (3.14%) SQL Database Developer
17 25 (2.91%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (12.67%) .NET
2 74 (8.60%) Web Services
3 72 (8.37%) Middleware
4 58 (6.74%) HTML
5 52 (6.05%) MDX
6 41 (4.77%) CSS
7 40 (4.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 39 (4.53%) J2EE
9 38 (4.42%) XML
10 37 (4.30%) jQuery
11 34 (3.95%) .NET Framework
12 31 (3.60%) Oracle Fusion
13 30 (3.49%) Spring
14 29 (3.37%) WCF
15 28 (3.26%) Entity Framework
15 28 (3.26%) Hibernate
15 28 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (3.14%) REST
17 25 (2.91%) ASP.NET
18 17 (1.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 176 (20.47%) Clustering
2 108 (12.56%) Replication
3 93 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 89 (10.35%) Computer Science
5 77 (8.95%) Data Integration
6 38 (4.42%) Data Centre
7 33 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (3.14%) Data Structures
9 22 (2.56%) Public Cloud
10 19 (2.21%) User Experience
11 18 (2.09%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.86%) Management Information System
13 15 (1.74%) Blog
14 12 (1.40%) Visualisation
15 9 (1.05%) Mobile App
15 9 (1.05%) Data Conversion
15 9 (1.05%) Statistics
15 9 (1.05%) PKI
16 7 (0.81%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.81%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 231 (26.86%) Windows
2 177 (20.58%) Linux
3 106 (12.33%) UNIX
4 44 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (3.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.21%) Solaris
7 16 (1.86%) Android
8 14 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.16%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.58%) AIX
13 4 (0.47%) SUSE
13 4 (0.47%) Debian
14 3 (0.35%) HPUX
15 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (33.26%) Business Intelligence
2 235 (27.33%) ETL
3 153 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (17.79%) Capacity Planning
4 130 (15.12%) Performance Monitoring
5 82 (9.53%) SDLC
6 80 (9.30%) Change Management
7 79 (9.19%) Data Modelling
8 75 (8.72%) Load Balancing
9 63 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 58 (6.74%) ITIL
11 53 (6.16%) Data Architecture
12 51 (5.93%) Scrum
13 49 (5.70%) SOA
14 48 (5.58%) Mentoring
15 47 (5.47%) Configuration Management
16 42 (4.88%) Workflow
16 42 (4.88%) Database Tuning
16 42 (4.88%) Data Transformation
17 41 (4.77%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 596 (69.30%) SQL
2 305 (35.47%) T-SQL
3 104 (12.09%) Java
4 91 (10.58%) C#
5 89 (10.35%) PowerShell
6 86 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 76 (8.84%) JavaScript
8 66 (7.67%) Shell Script
9 49 (5.70%) Perl
10 29 (3.37%) Python
11 26 (3.02%) C
12 24 (2.79%) VBScript
13 19 (2.21%) Ruby
14 18 (2.09%) PHP
15 15 (1.74%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.40%) Korn
17 11 (1.28%) C++
18 10 (1.16%) VB
19 9 (1.05%) VBA
20 8 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 119 (13.84%) Degree
2 59 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (3.37%) Oracle Certification
4 23 (2.67%) MCSE
5 15 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.51%) OCP
7 11 (1.28%) MCP
8 10 (1.16%) MCITP
9 9 (1.05%) Siebel Certification
10 8 (0.93%) CCNA
10 8 (0.93%) MCSA
11 7 (0.81%) CCNP
11 7 (0.81%) MCTS
12 6 (0.70%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.35%) PhD
14 3 (0.35%) RHCA
15 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.37%) QA
2 47 (5.47%) SLA
3 7 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) COBIT
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 81 (9.42%) Oracle RAC
2 64 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (5.12%) Active Directory
4 21 (2.44%) UAG
5 17 (1.98%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.40%) Forefront TMG
7 10 (1.16%) ISA Server
7 10 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (1.05%) Docker
9 8 (0.93%) Firmware
10 6 (0.70%) DFS Replication
11 5 (0.58%) vSphere
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle Clusterware
12 4 (0.47%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.47%) XenApp
12 4 (0.47%) XenServer
13 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.12%) PowerHA
14 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 68 (7.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 63 (7.33%) Data Guard
3 36 (4.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 25 (2.91%) SCCM
5 23 (2.67%) SCOM
6 17 (1.98%) Puppet
7 14 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 9 (1.05%) SELinux
9 9 (1.05%) logstash
9 9 (1.05%) Graphite
10 8 (0.93%) Cacti
10 8 (0.93%) Nagios
11 7 (0.81%) Ganglia
11 7 (0.81%) Oracle ZFS
11 7 (0.81%) Salt
11 7 (0.81%) collectd
12 6 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.58%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 287 (33.37%) Microsoft
2 275 (31.98%) Oracle
3 74 (8.60%) VMware
4 49 (5.70%) SAP
4 49 (5.70%) HP
5 31 (3.60%) Informatica
6 30 (3.49%) IBM
7 26 (3.02%) Cisco
7 26 (3.02%) Red Hat
8 22 (2.56%) Cognos
9 19 (2.21%) EMC
9 19 (2.21%) Tableau
10 18 (2.09%) Siebel
11 16 (1.86%) NetApp
11 16 (1.86%) Google
12 14 (1.63%) Vertica
12 14 (1.63%) Dell
13 11 (1.28%) Red Gate
14 8 (0.93%) CommVault
14 8 (0.93%) Sun
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£50,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston, Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago