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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 150 147 163
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 77 71 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.26% 1.37% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.70% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 67 61 46
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,769 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
4871 4175 4306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.90% 80.40% 75.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3932 3554 3798
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +1 27 £41,250 +10.00% 4
Gloucestershire 0 14 £37,500 - 3
Bristol -1 12 £40,000 - 2
Dorset -2 11 £57,500 +25.00% 3
Devon -7 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 89 (63.57%) SQL
2 77 (55.00%) SQL Server
3 54 (38.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 47 (33.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (30.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 39 (27.86%) Oracle
9 32 (22.86%) Linux
9 32 (22.86%) Finance
9 32 (22.86%) Replication
10 31 (22.14%) Microsoft
11 26 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (18.57%) PL/SQL
12 25 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (17.14%) VMware
14 23 (16.43%) Windows
15 21 (15.00%) ITIL
16 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 20 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (13.57%) SC Cleared
17 19 (13.57%) Clustering
18 18 (12.86%) Database Tuning
18 18 (12.86%) SAN
19 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (11.43%) IPv4
20 16 (11.43%) IPv6
20 16 (11.43%) Python
20 16 (11.43%) Oracle Database
21 15 (10.71%) Boost C++ Libraries

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (6.43%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.14%) NetWeaver
4 3 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.14%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.14%) IIS
5 2 (1.43%) Lync
5 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) FastStats
3 3 (2.14%) MS Office
3 3 (2.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (3.57%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (2.86%) Agresso
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.43%) SaaS
3 2 (1.43%) Office 365
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.86%) SAN
2 16 (11.43%) IPv4
2 16 (11.43%) IPv6
3 11 (7.86%) Firewall
4 9 (6.43%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.71%) VPN
6 7 (5.00%) Internet
7 6 (4.29%) HTTP
8 5 (3.57%) DNS
8 5 (3.57%) Intranet
9 4 (2.86%) FTP
9 4 (2.86%) LAN
9 4 (2.86%) SMS
10 3 (2.14%) DHCP
10 3 (2.14%) DMZ
11 2 (1.43%) PPTP
11 2 (1.43%) IPsec
11 2 (1.43%) SMTP
12 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (38.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (33.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (30.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (11.43%) Oracle Database
9 15 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (7.14%) DTS
11 9 (6.43%) Essbase
11 9 (6.43%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (5.00%) MySQL
12 7 (5.00%) OLTP
13 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
14 5 (3.57%) Informix
14 5 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (10.71%) GCC
1 15 (10.71%) GDB
2 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.71%) MSI
General
1 32 (22.86%) Finance
2 8 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.71%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Retail
3 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.86%) Automotive
4 4 (2.86%) Marketing
5 3 (2.14%) Advertising
6 2 (1.43%) Back Office
6 2 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Publishing
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (46.43%) DBA
2 44 (31.43%) SQL DBA
3 40 (28.57%) Administrator
4 38 (27.14%) Developer
5 15 (10.71%) C++ Developer
6 11 (7.86%) SQL Developer
7 10 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (5.71%) Senior DBA
9 7 (5.00%) Server Administrator
9 7 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Analyst
10 6 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.29%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Senior SQL Server Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Senior SQL Developer
12 4 (2.86%) Product Owner
12 4 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (2.86%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.71%) STL
1 15 (10.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (7.14%) Web Services
2 10 (7.14%) .NET
3 6 (4.29%) .NET Framework
3 6 (4.29%) WCF
4 5 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (3.57%) SAP Basis
4 5 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.57%) HTML
4 5 (3.57%) XML
5 4 (2.86%) RESTful
5 4 (2.86%) MDX
6 3 (2.14%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.71%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.71%) JMS
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.71%) Middleware
7 1 (0.71%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.86%) Replication
2 19 (13.57%) Clustering
3 8 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 8 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.29%) iPad
5 5 (3.57%) Firmware
6 4 (2.86%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.86%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.14%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.14%) e-Health
8 1 (0.71%) Statistics
8 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.86%) Linux
2 23 (16.43%) Windows
3 12 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.14%) UNIX
5 8 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.57%) AIX
7 4 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.14%) Debian
8 3 (2.14%) CentOS
9 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.71%) HPUX
10 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (15.00%) ITIL
3 18 (12.86%) Database Tuning
4 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (10.71%) Multithreading
5 15 (10.71%) Scrum
5 15 (10.71%) TDD
6 13 (9.29%) ETL
6 13 (9.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (8.57%) Migration
8 10 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 10 (7.14%) High Availability
9 9 (6.43%) Change Management
9 9 (6.43%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (5.71%) CRM
10 8 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (5.00%) ERP
12 6 (4.29%) Configuration Management
12 6 (4.29%) Quality Management
12 6 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (63.57%) SQL
2 49 (35.00%) T-SQL
3 26 (18.57%) PL/SQL
4 16 (11.43%) Python
5 15 (10.71%) Ruby
5 15 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 15 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.71%) C++
6 10 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 10 (7.14%) VBA
7 5 (3.57%) Java
8 4 (2.86%) C
8 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.86%) Erlang
9 3 (2.14%) ABAP
10 2 (1.43%) C#
11 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.57%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.00%) Degree
4 9 (6.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.57%) MCSE
7 4 (2.86%) MCSA
7 4 (2.86%) MCTS
7 4 (2.86%) MCITP
8 3 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.14%) MCP
8 3 (2.14%) CCA
8 3 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.43%) HNC
9 2 (1.43%) HND
9 2 (1.43%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.43%) CCNP
9 2 (1.43%) CCNA
9 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.57%) SLA
2 5 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.29%) XenApp
2 6 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.29%) XenDesktop
3 5 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 5 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.14%) XenServer
4 3 (2.14%) VMware Server
4 3 (2.14%) ISA Server
4 3 (2.14%) vSphere
4 3 (2.14%) VMFS
4 3 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) WSUS
2 3 (2.14%) SCCM
2 3 (2.14%) SCOM
2 3 (2.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.14%) Nagios
3 2 (1.43%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.71%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (27.86%) Oracle
2 31 (22.14%) Microsoft
3 24 (17.14%) VMware
4 10 (7.14%) SAP
4 10 (7.14%) Cognos
5 9 (6.43%) IBM
5 9 (6.43%) Hyperion
6 8 (5.71%) HP
7 7 (5.00%) Citrix
8 6 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.29%) Apple
9 5 (3.57%) Bloomberg
10 4 (2.86%) Twitter
10 4 (2.86%) NetApp
11 3 (2.14%) CA
11 3 (2.14%) Dell
11 3 (2.14%) EMC
11 3 (2.14%) Business Objects
11 3 (2.14%) AppSense
12 2 (1.43%) Trustwave
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + market leading benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Usay Compare
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + market leading package
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
South West
Shell
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago