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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 175 127 91
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -36
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 63 86 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.07% 1.66% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 2.03% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44 81 126
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,266 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
4927 4231 4043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.52% 78.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4120 3552 3568
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,300
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Gloucestershire +9 23 £38,500 -1.28% 7
Bristol -41 13 £44,250 -1.66% 12
Wiltshire -10 12 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Dorset -15 11 £42,500 -37.03%
Cornwall - 2 £36,250 -
Somerset 0 1 £45,000 +23.28%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 141 (77.90%) SQL
2 114 (62.98%) SQL Server
3 84 (46.41%) Microsoft
4 82 (45.30%) Oracle
5 78 (43.09%) Finance
6 68 (37.57%) T-SQL
7 48 (26.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 45 (24.86%) Windows
9 42 (23.20%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (22.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 37 (20.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (19.89%) MS Office
12 36 (19.89%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (19.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 31 (17.13%) SQL Server 2005
14 31 (17.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (16.57%) Capacity Planning
15 30 (16.57%) Oracle Database
16 29 (16.02%) Clustering
17 27 (14.92%) Replication
17 27 (14.92%) PL/SQL
18 26 (14.36%) MS Excel
18 26 (14.36%) Performance Monitoring
18 26 (14.36%) Oracle BI EE
19 25 (13.81%) Database Tuning
19 25 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
20 24 (13.26%) Data Modelling
20 24 (13.26%) SQL Server 2012
21 23 (12.71%) Java
21 23 (12.71%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 20 (11.05%) IIS
2 16 (8.84%) NetWeaver
3 5 (2.76%) Apache
3 5 (2.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.21%) MQSeries
4 4 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.21%) PowerExchange
5 3 (1.66%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 36 (19.89%) MS Office
2 26 (14.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 22 (12.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (10.50%) Oracle Financials
3 12 (6.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (6.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (3.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (2.21%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (1.66%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) SaaS
2 4 (2.21%) PaaS
2 4 (2.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.50%) FTP
2 14 (7.73%) SAN
3 9 (4.97%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.42%) HTTP
5 7 (3.87%) Firewall
6 6 (3.31%) LDAP
7 5 (2.76%) Internet
7 5 (2.76%) NAS
8 4 (2.21%) tcpdump
8 4 (2.21%) IPsec
8 4 (2.21%) Wireshark
8 4 (2.21%) Network Security
8 4 (2.21%) VPN
8 4 (2.21%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.66%) DNS
9 3 (1.66%) SNMP
9 3 (1.66%) LAN
9 3 (1.66%) WAN
9 3 (1.66%) DHCP
9 3 (1.66%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (62.98%) SQL Server
2 48 (26.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (22.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (19.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (17.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (16.57%) Oracle Database
7 26 (14.36%) Oracle BI EE
8 25 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (13.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (9.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (6.08%) Relational Database
12 10 (5.52%) OLTP
13 9 (4.97%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (4.42%) Essbase
14 8 (4.42%) Hadoop
15 6 (3.31%) IDMS
15 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (3.31%) DB2
15 6 (3.31%) OLAP
15 6 (3.31%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.42%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.76%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.21%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.21%) Maven
5 2 (1.10%) MorphX
5 2 (1.10%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.10%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (1.10%) Subversion
5 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 78 (43.09%) Finance
2 15 (8.29%) Banking
3 12 (6.63%) General Ledger
4 7 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.31%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.21%) Retail
6 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.21%) Law
7 3 (1.66%) Legal
7 3 (1.66%) Billing
7 3 (1.66%) Marketing
8 2 (1.10%) Automotive
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (41.99%) DBA
2 54 (29.83%) SQL DBA
3 52 (28.73%) Developer
4 32 (17.68%) SQL Server DBA
5 30 (16.57%) Administrator
6 26 (14.36%) Analyst
7 16 (8.84%) Consultant
7 16 (8.84%) SAP Analyst
8 15 (8.29%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 15 (8.29%) Technical Analyst
8 15 (8.29%) SQL Developer
9 12 (6.63%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 12 (6.63%) Oracle Developer
9 12 (6.63%) Oracle Consultant
9 12 (6.63%) OBIEE Consultant
10 11 (6.08%) SQL Server Developer
11 10 (5.52%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 9 (4.97%) Senior DBA
13 8 (4.42%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.60%) HTML
2 17 (9.39%) .NET
2 17 (9.39%) COM
3 16 (8.84%) SAP Basis
4 15 (8.29%) SAP Smart Forms
5 9 (4.97%) jQuery
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (3.31%) MDX
6 6 (3.31%) Middleware
7 5 (2.76%) J2EE
7 5 (2.76%) Ajax
7 5 (2.76%) WPF
7 5 (2.76%) WinForms
7 5 (2.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (2.76%) FusionCharts
8 4 (2.21%) WebCenter
8 4 (2.21%) Spring Integration
8 4 (2.21%) MCollective
8 4 (2.21%) Lucene
8 4 (2.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.89%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (16.02%) Clustering
3 27 (14.92%) Replication
4 20 (11.05%) Client/Server
5 17 (9.39%) N-Tier
5 17 (9.39%) Data Protection Act
6 14 (7.73%) Management Information System
7 13 (7.18%) Computer Science
8 8 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.21%) Open Source
9 4 (2.21%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.10%) W3C
10 2 (1.10%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.86%) Windows
2 37 (20.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (17.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (11.60%) Linux
5 18 (9.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (8.29%) UNIX
7 3 (1.66%) Solaris
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.20%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (16.57%) Capacity Planning
3 26 (14.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 25 (13.81%) Database Tuning
5 24 (13.26%) Data Modelling
6 23 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (12.15%) ETL
7 22 (12.15%) ITIL
8 20 (11.05%) Migration
9 19 (10.50%) CRM
9 19 (10.50%) ERP
10 17 (9.39%) Data Protection
11 14 (7.73%) Configuration Management
11 14 (7.73%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (6.63%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.63%) Change Management
12 12 (6.63%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (6.08%) Performance Improvement
13 11 (6.08%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (4.97%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 141 (77.90%) SQL
2 68 (37.57%) T-SQL
3 27 (14.92%) PL/SQL
4 23 (12.71%) Java
5 19 (10.50%) C#
6 14 (7.73%) Perl
6 14 (7.73%) Python
7 13 (7.18%) VBA
8 10 (5.52%) C
8 10 (5.52%) ABAP
9 9 (4.97%) JavaScript
10 8 (4.42%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.76%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.21%) Jython
12 4 (2.21%) VB
12 4 (2.21%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.66%) X++
14 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.10%) C++
14 2 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (11.05%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.39%) Degree
3 13 (7.18%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.42%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.21%) HND
6 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.66%) VCP4
6 3 (1.66%) MCP
7 2 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.52%) SLA
2 4 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.10%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.21%) Samba
3 4 (2.21%) VirtualBox
3 4 (2.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.66%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.10%) Firmware
5 2 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.10%) XenApp
6 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.21%) Puppet
2 4 (2.21%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (2.21%) Vagrant
2 4 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.66%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 84 (46.41%) Microsoft
2 82 (45.30%) Oracle
3 17 (9.39%) SAP
4 14 (7.73%) VMware
5 8 (4.42%) Cognos
5 8 (4.42%) Sybase
6 7 (3.87%) Hyperion
6 7 (3.87%) IBM
7 5 (2.76%) Informatica
7 5 (2.76%) NetApp
7 5 (2.76%) Telerik
8 4 (2.21%) F5
8 4 (2.21%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.66%) Twitter
9 3 (1.66%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.66%) Sun
10 2 (1.10%) HP
10 2 (1.10%) Citrix
10 2 (1.10%) Cisco
10 2 (1.10%) Symantec
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