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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 182 154 144
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 63 79 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 1.31% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.59% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 62
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,769 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £42,500
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5106 4962 4112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.44% 82.23% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4034 3524
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 4 September 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 4 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
Bristol +2 21 £39,000 -5.45% 8
Gloucestershire -6 15 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Dorset +6 13 £40,000 -30.43%
Wiltshire -28 5 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Devon -12 4 £27,000 -40.00% 1
Cornwall - 2 - -
Somerset +2 1 - -
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 77 (62.10%) SQL
2 64 (51.61%) SQL Server
3 57 (45.97%) Oracle
4 37 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (28.23%) Middleware
5 35 (28.23%) Capacity Planning
6 34 (27.42%) Linux
6 34 (27.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (26.61%) Finance
7 33 (26.61%) UNIX
7 33 (26.61%) Root Cause Analysis
8 32 (25.81%) Oracle Fusion
8 32 (25.81%) Microsoft
9 31 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 31 (25.00%) Oracle Database
10 30 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (24.19%) Configuration Management
11 28 (22.58%) Windows
12 27 (21.77%) .NET
13 26 (20.97%) Replication
14 25 (20.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 25 (20.16%) Java
14 25 (20.16%) SOA
15 24 (19.35%) Data Modelling
16 23 (18.55%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (17.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (17.74%) Perl
17 22 (17.74%) VMware
18 21 (16.94%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (15.32%) Apache
2 17 (13.71%) Tomcat
3 16 (12.90%) IIS
4 11 (8.87%) WebLogic
5 9 (7.26%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (4.84%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.42%) Mule
9 3 (2.42%) JBoss
10 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.61%) Confluence
11 1 (0.81%) Node.js
11 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.81%) SAS
11 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 20 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.26%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) HipChat
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Utilities
4 2 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.32%) SaaS
2 16 (12.90%) PaaS
2 16 (12.90%) IaaS
3 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.10%) Internet
2 9 (7.26%) LDAP
3 7 (5.65%) SAN
4 5 (4.03%) DNS
5 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.42%) VPN
6 3 (2.42%) DHCP
6 3 (2.42%) Firewall
6 3 (2.42%) Network Security
7 2 (1.61%) HTTP
7 2 (1.61%) VoIP
8 1 (0.81%) WAN
8 1 (0.81%) LAN
8 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.81%) NAS
8 1 (0.81%) PABX
8 1 (0.81%) Wireless
8 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 34 (27.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 30 (24.19%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (20.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (18.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (17.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (16.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (16.94%) Relational Database
9 18 (14.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (13.71%) RDBMS
11 16 (12.90%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (12.90%) Hadoop
12 13 (10.48%) OLTP
12 13 (10.48%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (8.06%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (6.45%) TKPROF
14 8 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
15 7 (5.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Subversion
1 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (6.45%) Mercurial
2 8 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (4.84%) JIRA
4 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.42%) FitNesse
5 3 (2.42%) Maven
5 3 (2.42%) MagicDraw
5 3 (2.42%) Hudson
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (26.61%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Banking
3 9 (7.26%) Law
4 5 (4.03%) Advertising
4 5 (4.03%) Marketing
5 3 (2.42%) Back Office
6 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (39.52%) DBA
2 32 (25.81%) SQL DBA
3 26 (20.97%) Administrator
4 25 (20.16%) Developer
5 17 (13.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 16 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (9.68%) Analyst
8 11 (8.87%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (7.26%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) SQL Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Middleware Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Senior Oracle Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) SQL Database Developer
11 7 (5.65%) Database Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) Database Developer
12 6 (4.84%) Operations Engineer
12 6 (4.84%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.23%) Middleware
2 32 (25.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 27 (21.77%) .NET
4 16 (12.90%) XSD
4 16 (12.90%) XSLT
4 16 (12.90%) WebCenter
4 16 (12.90%) MCollective
5 10 (8.06%) XML
6 9 (7.26%) JPA
7 8 (6.45%) WSDL
7 8 (6.45%) XML Schema
7 8 (6.45%) HTML
8 7 (5.65%) COM
9 5 (4.03%) MDX
10 4 (3.23%) Spring
10 4 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 3 (2.42%) iBATIS
11 3 (2.42%) Apache Flex
11 3 (2.42%) JSP
11 3 (2.42%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.97%) Replication
2 22 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (16.13%) Computer Science
4 17 (13.71%) Data Centre
5 16 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (8.87%) Client/Server
6 11 (8.87%) N-Tier
7 10 (8.06%) Clustering
8 8 (6.45%) W3C
9 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
9 7 (5.65%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (2.42%) Statistics
10 3 (2.42%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.61%) CMDB
11 2 (1.61%) Wiki
12 1 (0.81%) iPhone
12 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.81%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.42%) Linux
2 33 (26.61%) UNIX
3 28 (22.58%) Windows
4 18 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.65%) Solaris
7 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.61%) CentOS
8 2 (1.61%) AIX
9 1 (0.81%) Android
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (28.23%) Capacity Planning
3 33 (26.61%) Root Cause Analysis
4 30 (24.19%) Configuration Management
5 25 (20.16%) SOA
6 24 (19.35%) Data Modelling
7 21 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (16.13%) Service Delivery
9 18 (14.52%) DevOps
10 16 (12.90%) Identity Management
10 16 (12.90%) BPEL
10 16 (12.90%) Open Source
11 15 (12.10%) Performance Monitoring
12 13 (10.48%) SDLC
12 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
12 13 (10.48%) ITIL
13 11 (8.87%) Dimensional Modelling
14 10 (8.06%) High Availability
14 10 (8.06%) OO
14 10 (8.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 77 (62.10%) SQL
2 31 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 25 (20.16%) Java
4 22 (17.74%) Perl
5 21 (16.94%) PL/SQL
6 18 (14.52%) C#
7 16 (12.90%) Python
7 16 (12.90%) Jython
7 16 (12.90%) XPath
8 11 (8.87%) C
9 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
9 10 (8.06%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.84%) sed
10 6 (4.84%) AWK
11 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.42%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.61%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.61%) PHP
13 2 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (12.10%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.48%) DV Cleared
3 11 (8.87%) Degree
4 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) EXIN
6 1 (0.81%) RHCE
6 1 (0.81%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) MCSA
6 1 (0.81%) CCNA
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.81%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) SLA
2 10 (8.06%) QA
3 8 (6.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (12.90%) VirtualBox
2 16 (12.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 13 (10.48%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (7.26%) Oracle Clusterware
4 9 (7.26%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.42%) Firmware
5 3 (2.42%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.81%) KVM
7 1 (0.81%) iptables
7 1 (0.81%) XenServer
7 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.81%) Gluster
7 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (13.71%) Puppet
2 16 (12.90%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (12.90%) Vagrant
2 16 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (12.10%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (10.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 12 (9.68%) Data Guard
6 9 (7.26%) Oracle Flashback
7 5 (4.03%) SCCM
8 2 (1.61%) SCOM
8 2 (1.61%) WSUS
8 2 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.61%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.81%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (0.81%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.81%) Graylog
9 1 (0.81%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.81%) OpenView
9 1 (0.81%) Nagios
9 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 57 (45.97%) Oracle
2 32 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.74%) VMware
4 8 (6.45%) Siebel
4 8 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.65%) Sybase
6 4 (3.23%) Cisco
6 4 (3.23%) IBM
6 4 (3.23%) Facebook
7 3 (2.42%) Vertica
7 3 (2.42%) MapR
7 3 (2.42%) Remedy
7 3 (2.42%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.42%) HP
7 3 (2.42%) Dell
7 3 (2.42%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.61%) Symantec
8 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.61%) Citrix
8 2 (1.61%) BMC
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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X4 Group
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus outstanding package
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Ashdown IT
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Forgerock Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £49389 - £63682 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Heelis, Swindon, Wiltshire, South West
National Trust
Salary: Circa £40k
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