The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Monitoring skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 23 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Monitoring
Rank 197 193 189
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Monitoring 25 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.46% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 20
Average salary £29,500 £39,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.35% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £48,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4877 4143 4294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.48% 79.22% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3965 3587 3803
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Performance Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Performance Monitoring
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Performance Monitoring Salary Trend in the South West

Performance Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Performance Monitoring Salary Histogram in the South West

Performance Monitoring
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire +7 18 £23,500 -53.00%
Bristol -12 4 £32,000 -1.53%
Gloucestershire -3 1 - -
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 33 (51.56%) Windows
2 30 (46.88%) VMware
3 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
4 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (31.25%) Linux
5 20 (31.25%) SQL
5 20 (31.25%) Citrix
6 19 (29.69%) Nagios
6 19 (29.69%) Degree
7 18 (28.13%) Cisco
8 17 (26.56%) HP
8 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
8 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
9 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (25.00%) SolarWinds
9 16 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (25.00%) F5
9 16 (25.00%) Juniper
9 16 (25.00%) OpenView
9 16 (25.00%) Terminal Services
9 16 (25.00%) OPNET
10 14 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
11 13 (20.31%) VoIP
12 12 (18.75%) HTML
12 12 (18.75%) Perl
12 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
12 12 (18.75%) Riverbed
13 11 (17.19%) SolarWinds Orion

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.56%) Lync
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.31%) VoIP
2 11 (17.19%) Wireshark
3 7 (10.94%) WAN
4 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.38%) Firewall
4 6 (9.38%) SAN
5 5 (7.81%) SNMP
5 5 (7.81%) VPN
6 2 (3.13%) DNS
6 2 (3.13%) DHCP
6 2 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (1.56%) LAN
7 1 (1.56%) VLAN
7 1 (1.56%) NAS
7 1 (1.56%) Multicast
7 1 (1.56%) HTTP
7 1 (1.56%) SSL
7 1 (1.56%) IPv4
7 1 (1.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) MySQL
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.81%) Ingres
3 5 (7.81%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.69%) MS Access
5 2 (3.13%) OLAP
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.13%) QlikView
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.56%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
1 8 (12.50%) Automotive
1 8 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
2 3 (4.69%) Local Government
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Military
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Consultant
2 12 (18.75%) Architect
3 10 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Performance Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Applications Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Network Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Server Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Tivoli Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Performance Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Data Manager
7 4 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Server Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Server Support
7 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) HTML
2 4 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (3.13%) LAMP
4 1 (1.56%) SAP MI
4 1 (1.56%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.50%) Clustering
3 5 (7.81%) Statistics
3 5 (7.81%) iPad
4 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.56%) GIS
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Economics
6 1 (1.56%) Informatics
6 1 (1.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 33 (51.56%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Linux
3 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (15.63%) UNIX
6 8 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
8 6 (9.38%) CentOS
9 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (6.25%) HPUX
10 4 (6.25%) Solaris
11 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (3.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (14.06%) Service Management
4 8 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (9.38%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.25%) Data Management
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL
7 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.69%) Network Management
8 3 (4.69%) ITSM
8 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
3 12 (18.75%) Perl
4 11 (17.19%) Java
4 11 (17.19%) VB
4 11 (17.19%) Python
5 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 19 (29.69%) Degree
3 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (7.81%) Terminal Server
4 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.69%) XenApp
5 3 (4.69%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.69%) vSphere
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.56%) NFS
6 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) Nagios
2 16 (25.00%) OPNET
2 16 (25.00%) OpenView
3 11 (17.19%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (17.19%) CA Spectrum
4 6 (9.38%) Tivoli
5 5 (7.81%) Netcool
5 5 (7.81%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 5 (7.81%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (3.13%) WSUS
6 2 (3.13%) Munin
6 2 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.56%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) VMware
2 20 (31.25%) Citrix
3 18 (28.13%) Cisco
4 17 (26.56%) HP
5 16 (25.00%) Juniper
5 16 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 16 (25.00%) F5
6 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
7 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 12 (18.75%) Riverbed
8 11 (17.19%) CA
8 11 (17.19%) Compuware
9 8 (12.50%) Adobe
10 7 (10.94%) Oracle
11 6 (9.38%) IBM
11 6 (9.38%) BMC
11 6 (9.38%) NetScout
12 5 (7.81%) Apple
13 3 (4.69%) AppSense
14 2 (3.13%) McAfee