The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning 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 Tuning over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 175 176 145
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 65 53 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 0.87% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.05% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4906 5045 4274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.24% 82.57% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4083 4094 3758
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the South West

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the South West

Performance Tuning
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 Tuning within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Bristol -5 25 £40,000 -4.76% 6
Gloucestershire -9 14 £33,000 -12.00% 2
Dorset +6 6 - - 5
Wiltshire -13 4 £43,750 +2.94%
Devon -16 3 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Somerset +16 2 £45,000 +36.36%
Cornwall - 2 - -
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 82 (61.65%) SQL Server
2 80 (60.15%) SQL
3 57 (42.86%) Oracle
4 55 (41.35%) Microsoft
5 48 (36.09%) Finance
6 42 (31.58%) Windows
7 40 (30.08%) Capacity Planning
8 39 (29.32%) T-SQL
8 39 (29.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 34 (25.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 33 (24.81%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (23.31%) Middleware
12 31 (23.31%) Linux
13 30 (22.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 30 (22.56%) Oracle Fusion
14 29 (21.80%) Windows Server 2008
15 28 (21.05%) Service Delivery
15 28 (21.05%) Perl
16 27 (20.30%) UNIX
16 27 (20.30%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (20.30%) Data Modelling
16 27 (20.30%) SOA
17 25 (18.80%) Configuration Management
17 25 (18.80%) Windows Server 2003
17 25 (18.80%) Replication
17 25 (18.80%) Performance Monitoring
18 24 (18.05%) VMware
18 24 (18.05%) Python
19 23 (17.29%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 21 (15.79%) Apache
2 19 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 18 (13.53%) IIS
4 8 (6.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.51%) MS Exchange
6 6 (4.51%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.76%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.26%) JBoss
9 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.50%) Mule
9 2 (1.50%) Confluence
9 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.75%) Node.js
10 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 21 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 18 (13.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.75%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.79%) SaaS
2 18 (13.53%) PaaS
2 18 (13.53%) IaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.77%) SAN
2 10 (7.52%) Internet
3 6 (4.51%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.76%) LDAP
5 4 (3.01%) HTTP
5 4 (3.01%) DNS
5 4 (3.01%) Firewall
6 2 (1.50%) Network Security
6 2 (1.50%) VPN
6 2 (1.50%) VoIP
6 2 (1.50%) DHCP
7 1 (0.75%) LAN
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.75%) NAS
7 1 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (61.65%) SQL Server
2 39 (29.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (22.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (20.30%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (17.29%) Oracle Database
7 22 (16.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (15.79%) Hadoop
8 21 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (13.53%) Oracle BI EE
9 18 (13.53%) Relational Database
10 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (9.02%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (8.27%) OLTP
14 10 (7.52%) RDBMS
15 8 (6.02%) MySQL
15 8 (6.02%) Oracle ODI
16 7 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.76%) Subversion
2 5 (3.76%) Maven
3 4 (3.01%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (3.01%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.26%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.26%) JIRA
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.50%) FitNesse
5 2 (1.50%) MagicDraw
5 2 (1.50%) Hudson
6 1 (0.75%) MorphX
General
1 48 (36.09%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Banking
3 11 (8.27%) Law
4 6 (4.51%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.76%) Marketing
5 5 (3.76%) Advertising
6 2 (1.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 63 (47.37%) DBA
2 43 (32.33%) SQL DBA
3 29 (21.80%) Administrator
4 28 (21.05%) SQL Server DBA
5 24 (18.05%) Developer
6 18 (13.53%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (12.78%) Analyst
8 12 (9.02%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (7.52%) Senior DBA
9 10 (7.52%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (6.77%) Server Administrator
11 8 (6.02%) Oracle Analyst
11 8 (6.02%) Senior Oracle Analyst
11 8 (6.02%) Middleware Analyst
12 7 (5.26%) Database Engineer
12 7 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
12 7 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
12 7 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
12 7 (5.26%) Database Developer
12 7 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.31%) Middleware
2 30 (22.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 22 (16.54%) .NET
4 18 (13.53%) WebCenter
4 18 (13.53%) MCollective
5 14 (10.53%) COM
6 12 (9.02%) XSD
6 12 (9.02%) XSLT
7 8 (6.02%) WSDL
8 7 (5.26%) HTML
9 6 (4.51%) XML
9 6 (4.51%) Spring
9 6 (4.51%) jQuery
10 5 (3.76%) Hibernate
11 4 (3.01%) JPA
11 4 (3.01%) Lucene
11 4 (3.01%) XML Schema
11 4 (3.01%) MDX
12 3 (2.26%) Ajax
12 3 (2.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.80%) Replication
2 23 (17.29%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 18 (13.53%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (13.53%) Data Centre
5 16 (12.03%) Client/Server
5 16 (12.03%) N-Tier
6 14 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
7 13 (9.77%) Clustering
8 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.01%) W3C
10 3 (2.26%) Blackberry
10 3 (2.26%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.50%) CMDB
12 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.75%) Statistics
12 1 (0.75%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.58%) Windows
2 31 (23.31%) Linux
3 29 (21.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (20.30%) UNIX
5 25 (18.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.76%) Solaris
8 4 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.50%) AIX
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.08%) Capacity Planning
2 34 (25.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 33 (24.81%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 27 (20.30%) SOA
5 27 (20.30%) Data Modelling
6 25 (18.80%) Configuration Management
6 25 (18.80%) Performance Monitoring
7 18 (13.53%) DevOps
7 18 (13.53%) Identity Management
7 18 (13.53%) Open Source
8 17 (12.78%) Migration
9 15 (11.28%) Data Protection
9 15 (11.28%) Mentoring
10 13 (9.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (9.02%) BPEL
11 12 (9.02%) ITIL
12 10 (7.52%) CRM
13 9 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (60.15%) SQL
2 39 (29.32%) T-SQL
3 28 (21.05%) Perl
4 24 (18.05%) Python
5 19 (14.29%) Java
6 18 (13.53%) Jython
7 12 (9.02%) C#
7 12 (9.02%) XPath
8 10 (7.52%) PowerShell
8 10 (7.52%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.26%) C
9 7 (5.26%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.76%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.01%) sed
11 4 (3.01%) AWK
11 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.26%) VBA
13 2 (1.50%) PHP
13 2 (1.50%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.50%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) Degree
2 11 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.02%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.51%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.75%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.75%) CCNA
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.75%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.03%) SLA
2 6 (4.51%) QA
3 4 (3.01%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.53%) VirtualBox
2 18 (13.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (2.26%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.50%) Firmware
7 2 (1.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.50%) XenApp
8 1 (0.75%) XenServer
8 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.75%) Gluster
8 1 (0.75%) iptables
8 1 (0.75%) KVM
8 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (14.29%) Puppet
2 18 (13.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 18 (13.53%) Vagrant
2 18 (13.53%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (6.02%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (5.26%) Data Guard
6 5 (3.76%) Oracle Flashback
7 3 (2.26%) SCCM
7 3 (2.26%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.50%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.50%) SCOM
9 1 (0.75%) WSUS
9 1 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.75%) OpenView
9 1 (0.75%) Nagios
9 1 (0.75%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (0.75%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.75%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.75%) Graylog
Vendors
1 57 (42.86%) Oracle
2 55 (41.35%) Microsoft
3 24 (18.05%) VMware
4 11 (8.27%) Sybase
5 8 (6.02%) Siebel
6 6 (4.51%) Cisco
7 5 (3.76%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.01%) Citrix
8 4 (3.01%) Facebook
9 3 (2.26%) Dell
9 3 (2.26%) Telerik
9 3 (2.26%) Remedy
9 3 (2.26%) IBM
10 2 (1.50%) HP
10 2 (1.50%) BMC
10 2 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.50%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.50%) MapR
10 2 (1.50%) Vertica
11 1 (0.75%) Rackspace
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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