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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 141 125 130
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 113 113 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.73% 2.00% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.44% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82 99 70
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,050 £34,359
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,900 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,576
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.04%
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
5349 4628 4077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.13% 82.00% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4388 4022 3541
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +20 45 £42,500 +0.77% 5
Bristol +8 29 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Dorset +8 23 £52,000 +48.57%
Gloucestershire -5 12 £31,500 -30.00% 6
Somerset -33 2 £40,000 -
Devon -43 1 - -
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 143 (75.26%) SQL
2 107 (56.32%) SQL Server
3 86 (45.26%) Oracle
4 68 (35.79%) T-SQL
5 56 (29.47%) Finance
6 52 (27.37%) Microsoft
6 52 (27.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 48 (25.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 46 (24.21%) PL/SQL
9 41 (21.58%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 36 (18.95%) Clustering
12 35 (18.42%) Oracle BI EE
13 34 (17.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 34 (17.89%) Database Tuning
14 33 (17.37%) Linux
14 33 (17.37%) Oracle Financials
15 32 (16.84%) Replication
16 30 (15.79%) ITIL
17 29 (15.26%) Oracle EBS R12
17 29 (15.26%) Oracle Database
18 28 (14.74%) SQL Server 2012
19 27 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (14.21%) Security Cleared
20 26 (13.68%) SC Cleared
21 25 (13.16%) ERP
22 24 (12.63%) VBA
23 23 (12.11%) SAP
23 23 (12.11%) FTP
23 23 (12.11%) Cognos

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (9.47%) NetWeaver
2 6 (3.16%) IIS
3 5 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.11%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.58%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.05%) JBoss
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Lync
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (11.58%) MS Office
2 17 (8.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 33 (17.37%) Oracle Financials
2 29 (15.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (7.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 12 (6.32%) Hyperion Planning
5 11 (5.79%) Oracle General Ledger
5 11 (5.79%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (2.11%) Agresso
7 3 (1.58%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.05%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.11%) FTP
2 20 (10.53%) SAN
3 13 (6.84%) IPv4
3 13 (6.84%) IPv6
4 11 (5.79%) Firewall
5 10 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.68%) VPN
7 5 (2.63%) HTTP
7 5 (2.63%) NAS
8 4 (2.11%) tcpdump
8 4 (2.11%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.11%) LDAP
8 4 (2.11%) LAN
8 4 (2.11%) WAN
8 4 (2.11%) IPsec
8 4 (2.11%) Wireshark
8 4 (2.11%) Network Security
9 3 (1.58%) DHCP
9 3 (1.58%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (56.32%) SQL Server
2 52 (27.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (25.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 35 (18.42%) Oracle BI EE
6 34 (17.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (15.26%) Oracle Database
8 28 (14.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (12.11%) Essbase
10 18 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (7.89%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (4.74%) DTS
14 8 (4.21%) MySQL
15 6 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (3.16%) Relational Database
16 5 (2.63%) OLTP
17 4 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
18 3 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
19 2 (1.05%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (6.32%) GCC
1 12 (6.32%) GDB
2 6 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.05%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.53%) MSI
6 1 (0.53%) Maven
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
General
1 56 (29.47%) Finance
2 13 (6.84%) Banking
3 11 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.79%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.11%) Advertising
5 3 (1.58%) Retail
5 3 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.05%) Automotive
6 2 (1.05%) Legal
6 2 (1.05%) Billing
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (40.00%) DBA
2 58 (30.53%) Developer
3 50 (26.32%) SQL DBA
4 43 (22.63%) Administrator
5 25 (13.16%) Analyst
6 18 (9.47%) Technical Analyst
6 18 (9.47%) SQL Developer
6 18 (9.47%) SAP Analyst
7 17 (8.95%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 16 (8.42%) Consultant
9 15 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 14 (7.37%) SQL Server DBA
11 12 (6.32%) C++ Developer
11 12 (6.32%) SQL Server Developer
12 11 (5.79%) Oracle Consultant
12 11 (5.79%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 11 (5.79%) OBIEE Consultant
13 9 (4.74%) Senior DBA
14 8 (4.21%) Oracle Developer
15 7 (3.68%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.00%) HTML
2 18 (9.47%) SAP Smart Forms
2 18 (9.47%) SAP Basis
3 12 (6.32%) STL
3 12 (6.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (3.68%) .NET
5 4 (2.11%) J2EE
6 3 (1.58%) jQuery
7 2 (1.05%) WPF
7 2 (1.05%) Ajax
7 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.05%) FusionCharts
7 2 (1.05%) COM
7 2 (1.05%) WinForms
7 2 (1.05%) Web Services
8 1 (0.53%) XML
8 1 (0.53%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.53%) JMS
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.95%) Clustering
2 32 (16.84%) Replication
3 21 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.42%) Management Information System
5 15 (7.89%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.74%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.58%) iPad
9 2 (1.05%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.05%) e-Health
9 2 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.37%) Linux
2 19 (10.00%) Windows
3 15 (7.89%) UNIX
4 10 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.58%) Solaris
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.58%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (17.89%) Database Tuning
3 30 (15.79%) ITIL
4 27 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (13.16%) ERP
6 21 (11.05%) Change Management
7 19 (10.00%) CRM
8 16 (8.42%) Scrum
9 15 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (6.84%) Multithreading
10 13 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (6.32%) TDD
12 11 (5.79%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (5.79%) Configuration Management
13 10 (5.26%) ETL
13 10 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (4.21%) Capacity Management
15 7 (3.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 143 (75.26%) SQL
2 68 (35.79%) T-SQL
3 46 (24.21%) PL/SQL
4 24 (12.63%) VBA
5 22 (11.58%) Java
6 16 (8.42%) Python
7 15 (7.89%) JavaScript
8 14 (7.37%) ABAP
9 12 (6.32%) Bash Shell
9 12 (6.32%) Ruby
9 12 (6.32%) C
9 12 (6.32%) C++
10 9 (4.74%) C#
10 9 (4.74%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.21%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.63%) VB
13 4 (2.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (14.21%) Security Cleared
2 26 (13.68%) SC Cleared
3 22 (11.58%) Degree
4 4 (2.11%) HND
4 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.58%) MCP
6 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.84%) SLA
2 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.16%) Firmware
3 5 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.11%) Samba
5 2 (1.05%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.05%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.05%) VMFS
5 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.05%) vCloud
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.53%) XenApp
6 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.74%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.53%) WSUS
4 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 86 (45.26%) Oracle
2 52 (27.37%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.11%) SAP
3 23 (12.11%) Cognos
4 22 (11.58%) IBM
4 22 (11.58%) Hyperion
5 21 (11.05%) VMware
6 8 (4.21%) Twitter
6 8 (4.21%) NetApp
6 8 (4.21%) HP
7 7 (3.68%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.16%) Symantec
9 4 (2.11%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.11%) F5
10 3 (1.58%) Apple
10 3 (1.58%) Sun
10 3 (1.58%) Sybase
11 2 (1.05%) EMC
11 2 (1.05%) Citrix
11 2 (1.05%) Telerik
Bristol, Avon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
iKonnect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Shares
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Shares
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago