The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 140 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 86 86 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 1.60% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.05% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 77 78 77
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4638 4189 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.95% 77.85% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3851 3683 3717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Tuning
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +19 39 £42,500 - 8
Wiltshire -4 21 £39,000 +1.96% 2
Gloucestershire -9 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Somerset -1 8 £33,000 -24.13% 1
Devon -6 6 £34,000 -16.04%
Dorset -6 2 £40,000 -23.07% 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 118 (68.60%) SQL Server
2 117 (68.02%) SQL
3 72 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 69 (40.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 68 (39.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 65 (37.79%) T-SQL
6 65 (37.79%) Microsoft
7 58 (33.72%) Finance
8 51 (29.65%) Business Intelligence
9 50 (29.07%) MS Excel
10 49 (28.49%) Windows
11 47 (27.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 38 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
13 34 (19.77%) VMware
13 34 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 30 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (17.44%) Kimball Methodology
15 29 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (16.86%) Relational Database
16 26 (15.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 25 (14.53%) ETL
17 25 (14.53%) Oracle
18 24 (13.95%) SharePoint
18 24 (13.95%) Clustering
18 24 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
20 21 (12.21%) CRM
20 21 (12.21%) UNIX
20 21 (12.21%) Linux
20 21 (12.21%) MDX

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 24 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.14%) IIS
3 12 (6.98%) MS Exchange
4 11 (6.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.91%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.58%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.58%) Lync
Applications
1 50 (29.07%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.88%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.81%) FastStats
4 2 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (3.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.58%) Summit
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.05%) TCP/IP
1 19 (11.05%) DNS
2 13 (7.56%) Internet
2 13 (7.56%) DHCP
3 11 (6.40%) LAN
4 9 (5.23%) Firewall
4 9 (5.23%) HTTP
4 9 (5.23%) VPN
5 8 (4.65%) SAN
6 7 (4.07%) SMS
7 6 (3.49%) PPTP
7 6 (3.49%) SMTP
7 6 (3.49%) IPsec
8 5 (2.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (68.60%) SQL Server
2 72 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (40.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 68 (39.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (27.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (19.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 29 (16.86%) Relational Database
9 26 (15.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 19 (11.05%) OLAP
10 19 (11.05%) Oracle Database
11 17 (9.88%) OLTP
12 16 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (5.81%) QlikView
14 9 (5.23%) Big Data
15 8 (4.65%) RDBMS
16 7 (4.07%) MySQL
16 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2000
17 6 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
18 5 (2.91%) Informix
Development Applications
1 18 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (7.56%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 58 (33.72%) Finance
2 18 (10.47%) Publishing
3 14 (8.14%) Marketing
4 12 (6.98%) Retail
4 12 (6.98%) Automotive
4 12 (6.98%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.65%) Legal
6 6 (3.49%) Billing
6 6 (3.49%) Law
6 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.91%) Back Office
7 5 (2.91%) Banking
8 4 (2.33%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.16%) Games
10 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (31.98%) DBA
2 41 (23.84%) SQL DBA
2 41 (23.84%) Developer
3 34 (19.77%) Administrator
4 23 (13.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 19 (11.05%) SQL Server DBA
6 14 (8.14%) Business Developer
7 13 (7.56%) Analyst
8 10 (5.81%) Server Administrator
9 9 (5.23%) Architect
9 9 (5.23%) Consultant
9 9 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (5.23%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.49%) Windows Support Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (3.49%) SQL Developer
11 5 (2.91%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.21%) MDX
2 16 (9.30%) .NET
3 11 (6.40%) HTML
4 9 (5.23%) XML
5 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.49%) Web Services
7 4 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (2.33%) WCF
7 4 (2.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.33%) SAP XI
8 3 (1.74%) SAP Basis
8 3 (1.74%) jQuery
8 3 (1.74%) CSS
8 3 (1.74%) RESTful
9 2 (1.16%) CSS3
9 2 (1.16%) HTML5
9 2 (1.16%) J2SE
9 2 (1.16%) Spring
9 2 (1.16%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.58%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.95%) Clustering
2 17 (9.88%) Management Information System
3 16 (9.30%) Replication
3 16 (9.30%) Visualisation
4 11 (6.40%) Firmware
4 11 (6.40%) Blackberry
5 8 (4.65%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.74%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.74%) iPad
8 2 (1.16%) Open Source
8 2 (1.16%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.58%) Statistics
9 1 (0.58%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 49 (28.49%) Windows
2 29 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (12.21%) UNIX
3 21 (12.21%) Linux
4 20 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.49%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.91%) Solaris
7 5 (2.91%) AIX
7 5 (2.91%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.91%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (2.33%) HPUX
9 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.16%) CentOS
10 2 (1.16%) Debian
11 1 (0.58%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.65%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.44%) Kimball Methodology
3 25 (14.53%) ETL
4 21 (12.21%) CRM
5 19 (11.05%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (9.30%) Data Modelling
6 16 (9.30%) ITIL
7 15 (8.72%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (8.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (6.98%) Campaign Management
9 11 (6.40%) Data Analysis
9 11 (6.40%) Network Load Balancing
9 11 (6.40%) Configuration Management
10 10 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (5.81%) Migration
10 10 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (4.65%) Project Management
12 7 (4.07%) Scrum
12 7 (4.07%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 117 (68.02%) SQL
2 65 (37.79%) T-SQL
3 14 (8.14%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.40%) Java
5 10 (5.81%) C#
6 9 (5.23%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.23%) VBA
7 7 (4.07%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.33%) Perl
9 3 (1.74%) Erlang
9 3 (1.74%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.16%) C
11 1 (0.58%) AWK
11 1 (0.58%) PHP
11 1 (0.58%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) ABAP
11 1 (0.58%) Python
11 1 (0.58%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.58%) sed
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.88%) MCSE
3 12 (6.98%) Degree
3 12 (6.98%) MCITP
4 11 (6.40%) CCA
4 11 (6.40%) Citrix Certification
4 11 (6.40%) MCP
5 9 (5.23%) MCTS
5 9 (5.23%) MCSA
6 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.49%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.49%) CCNP
7 6 (3.49%) CCNA
7 6 (3.49%) MCDBA
8 4 (2.33%) HND
9 2 (1.16%) HNC
10 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) SLA
2 8 (4.65%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (11.05%) Active Directory
3 14 (8.14%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.56%) XenApp
4 13 (7.56%) XenDesktop
5 11 (6.40%) XenServer
5 11 (6.40%) ISA Server
6 6 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (3.49%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.16%) vSphere
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (6.40%) WSUS
1 11 (6.40%) SCCM
1 11 (6.40%) SCOM
2 3 (1.74%) Nagios
3 2 (1.16%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.16%) MOM
4 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (37.79%) Microsoft
2 34 (19.77%) VMware
3 25 (14.53%) Oracle
4 20 (11.63%) Citrix
5 12 (6.98%) HP
6 11 (6.40%) Dell
7 9 (5.23%) Red Hat
8 8 (4.65%) SAP
9 6 (3.49%) Neolane
9 6 (3.49%) Unica
10 5 (2.91%) Business Objects
11 4 (2.33%) Bloomberg
12 3 (1.74%) Cognos
12 3 (1.74%) Apple
12 3 (1.74%) Tableau
13 2 (1.16%) IBM
13 2 (1.16%) AppSense
14 1 (0.58%) Sybase
14 1 (0.58%) Hyperion
14 1 (0.58%) Informatica
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Phone + Pension + Bonus + Employee Rewards
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Pension + Health Care + Bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Car + Pension + Holidays + Bonuses
Posted: 9 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Bonuses
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension + Bonuses
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Pension + Bonuses + Health Care
Posted: 19 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Life Assurence + Bonuses
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Life Assurance + Bonuses
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Life Assurence + Bonuses
Posted: 20 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Pension + Bonuses + Health Care
Posted: 26 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Pension + Health Care + Bonuses
Posted: 26 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Car + Pension + Health Care + Bonuses
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