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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 130 130 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 116 112 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.83% 1.89% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.30% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 85 97 71
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,576
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -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
5223 4869 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.54% 82.19% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 4110 3882
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,925
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +21 40 £42,500 - 4
Bristol -7 36 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Gloucestershire +8 25 £31,500 -23.63% 2
Dorset - 11 £52,000 -
Cornwall - 2 £36,250 - 2
Somerset -24 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Devon -28 1 - - 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 162 (79.41%) SQL
2 117 (57.35%) SQL Server
3 90 (44.12%) Oracle
4 80 (39.22%) T-SQL
5 71 (34.80%) Microsoft
6 69 (33.82%) Finance
7 54 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 51 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (23.53%) PL/SQL
10 46 (22.55%) Business Intelligence
11 42 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 40 (19.61%) SQL Server 2005
13 38 (18.63%) Clustering
14 34 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
14 34 (16.67%) Database Tuning
15 33 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (16.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (16.18%) Oracle Database
16 32 (15.69%) Oracle Financials
17 31 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (15.20%) Replication
18 30 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
18 30 (14.71%) Windows
18 30 (14.71%) MS Office
18 30 (14.71%) Linux
19 27 (13.24%) Security Cleared
20 26 (12.75%) ERP
20 26 (12.75%) ITIL
21 24 (11.76%) SAP
22 23 (11.27%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (9.31%) NetWeaver
2 13 (6.37%) IIS
3 4 (1.96%) MQSeries
3 4 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.49%) JBoss
5 1 (0.49%) Apache
5 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.49%) PowerExchange
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.49%) Lync
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (14.71%) MS Office
2 22 (10.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 32 (15.69%) Oracle Financials
2 30 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (7.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 12 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (4.90%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (1.96%) Agresso
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.27%) FTP
2 17 (8.33%) SAN
3 11 (5.39%) Firewall
4 10 (4.90%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.41%) IPv4
5 9 (4.41%) IPv6
6 7 (3.43%) VPN
7 5 (2.45%) HTTP
7 5 (2.45%) LDAP
7 5 (2.45%) NAS
8 4 (1.96%) tcpdump
8 4 (1.96%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.96%) LAN
8 4 (1.96%) WAN
8 4 (1.96%) IPsec
8 4 (1.96%) Wireshark
8 4 (1.96%) Network Security
9 3 (1.47%) DHCP
9 3 (1.47%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (57.35%) SQL Server
2 54 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (19.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 34 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 33 (16.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (16.18%) Oracle Database
8 21 (10.29%) Essbase
9 19 (9.31%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (9.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (6.37%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (3.92%) MySQL
11 8 (3.92%) OLTP
12 7 (3.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (2.94%) DTS
14 5 (2.45%) OLAP
14 5 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (2.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.92%) GCC
2 8 (3.92%) GDB
3 6 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.98%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.49%) Subversion
6 1 (0.49%) Maven
6 1 (0.49%) MorphX
6 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
General
1 69 (33.82%) Finance
2 12 (5.88%) Banking
2 12 (5.88%) General Ledger
3 11 (5.39%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.96%) Advertising
5 3 (1.47%) Retail
5 3 (1.47%) Legal
5 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.47%) Marketing
6 2 (0.98%) Automotive
6 2 (0.98%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (40.69%) DBA
2 63 (30.88%) Developer
3 58 (28.43%) SQL DBA
4 41 (20.10%) Administrator
5 25 (12.25%) Analyst
6 22 (10.78%) SQL Server DBA
7 19 (9.31%) Technical Analyst
7 19 (9.31%) SQL Developer
7 19 (9.31%) SAP Analyst
8 18 (8.82%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 18 (8.82%) Consultant
9 17 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 12 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 12 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
10 12 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
10 12 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
10 12 (5.88%) OBIEE Consultant
11 9 (4.41%) Senior DBA
12 8 (3.92%) C++ Developer
13 7 (3.43%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.29%) HTML
2 19 (9.31%) SAP Smart Forms
2 19 (9.31%) SAP Basis
3 11 (5.39%) .NET
4 9 (4.41%) COM
5 8 (3.92%) STL
5 8 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (2.45%) MDX
7 4 (1.96%) J2EE
8 3 (1.47%) XML
8 3 (1.47%) jQuery
9 2 (0.98%) Ajax
9 2 (0.98%) WPF
9 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.98%) FusionCharts
9 2 (0.98%) Web Services
9 2 (0.98%) WinForms
10 1 (0.49%) Velocity
10 1 (0.49%) Lucene
10 1 (0.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.63%) Clustering
2 31 (15.20%) Replication
2 31 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 15 (7.35%) Client/Server
5 14 (6.86%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.41%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.41%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.47%) iPad
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.49%) W3C
9 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.49%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.71%) Linux
1 30 (14.71%) Windows
2 20 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (7.35%) UNIX
5 14 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.47%) Solaris
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.55%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 33 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (12.75%) ITIL
4 26 (12.75%) ERP
5 22 (10.78%) CRM
6 20 (9.80%) Change Management
7 18 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (8.33%) ETL
9 15 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (6.86%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (6.86%) Data Modelling
11 12 (5.88%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.88%) Scrum
11 12 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (5.39%) Migration
12 11 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.39%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.90%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 162 (79.41%) SQL
2 80 (39.22%) T-SQL
3 48 (23.53%) PL/SQL
4 23 (11.27%) VBA
4 23 (11.27%) Java
5 14 (6.86%) C#
5 14 (6.86%) ABAP
6 13 (6.37%) C
7 12 (5.88%) Python
8 11 (5.39%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.41%) C++
9 9 (4.41%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.41%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.92%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.92%) Ruby
11 5 (2.45%) VB
12 4 (1.96%) Perl
13 3 (1.47%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.98%) X++
15 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.78%) SC Cleared
3 20 (9.80%) Degree
4 5 (2.45%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.96%) HND
5 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.47%) MCP
7 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.35%) SLA
2 3 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 14 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.94%) Firmware
2 6 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.96%) Samba
3 4 (1.96%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.49%) XenApp
5 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.49%) vSphere
5 1 (0.49%) VMFS
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (4.41%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.98%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (44.12%) Oracle
2 71 (34.80%) Microsoft
3 24 (11.76%) SAP
4 21 (10.29%) Cognos
5 20 (9.80%) IBM
5 20 (9.80%) Hyperion
5 20 (9.80%) VMware
6 8 (3.92%) Twitter
7 7 (3.43%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.43%) HP
8 6 (2.94%) NetApp
8 6 (2.94%) Symantec
9 4 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.96%) F5
10 3 (1.47%) Apple
10 3 (1.47%) Sun
11 2 (0.98%) Sybase
11 2 (0.98%) Citrix
11 2 (0.98%) Telerik
12 1 (0.49%) Trustwave
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Global project/ Progression
Posted: 19 days ago