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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 148 137 138
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 87 75 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.42% 1.48% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.80% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72 68 60
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,077 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £46,000
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
4965 4160 4361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.27% 81.83% 75.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4044 3572 3843
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 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +14 36 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Dorset +11 19 £52,000 +48.57% 2
Bristol -3 13 £40,000 - 3
Gloucestershire -2 9 £37,500 - 1
Devon -14 7 £45,000 +55.17%
Somerset -36 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 97 (66.90%) SQL
2 78 (53.79%) SQL Server
3 50 (34.48%) T-SQL
3 50 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (33.79%) Oracle
5 46 (31.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (28.28%) Finance
7 40 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (26.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (23.45%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (22.76%) PL/SQL
11 32 (22.07%) Linux
12 31 (21.38%) Replication
13 28 (19.31%) Microsoft
14 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (16.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (15.86%) VMware
15 23 (15.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (14.48%) VBA
16 21 (14.48%) ITIL
16 21 (14.48%) Cognos
16 21 (14.48%) Clustering
17 20 (13.79%) Oracle Financials
17 20 (13.79%) IBM
17 20 (13.79%) Hyperion
17 20 (13.79%) Essbase
17 20 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
17 20 (13.79%) SC Cleared
17 20 (13.79%) Security Cleared
17 20 (13.79%) Database Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (4.14%) WebLogic
1 6 (4.14%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.07%) IIS
3 3 (2.07%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.69%) Lync
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.83%) MS Office
3 3 (2.07%) FastStats
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (13.79%) Oracle Financials
2 13 (8.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 13 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (6.90%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (2.76%) Agresso
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Office 365
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.41%) SAN
2 16 (11.03%) IPv4
2 16 (11.03%) IPv6
3 11 (7.59%) Firewall
4 7 (4.83%) FTP
4 7 (4.83%) VPN
5 6 (4.14%) HTTP
5 6 (4.14%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.45%) Intranet
7 4 (2.76%) Internet
8 3 (2.07%) DMZ
8 3 (2.07%) DNS
8 3 (2.07%) SMS
9 2 (1.38%) SMTP
9 2 (1.38%) PPTP
9 2 (1.38%) IPsec
9 2 (1.38%) LAN
10 1 (0.69%) DHCP
10 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (53.79%) SQL Server
2 50 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (31.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (26.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (16.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (15.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
8 20 (13.79%) Essbase
9 16 (11.03%) Oracle Database
10 15 (10.34%) SQL Server 2000
11 12 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (6.90%) DTS
13 8 (5.52%) MySQL
14 7 (4.83%) OLTP
15 5 (3.45%) Informix
15 5 (3.45%) NoSQL
16 4 (2.76%) Redis
16 4 (2.76%) Riak
16 4 (2.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (10.34%) GCC
1 15 (10.34%) GDB
2 7 (4.83%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.07%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.69%) MSI
General
1 41 (28.28%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.83%) Banking
4 5 (3.45%) Retail
4 5 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.76%) Automotive
6 3 (2.07%) Advertising
6 3 (2.07%) Marketing
7 2 (1.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Billing
8 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (38.62%) DBA
2 49 (33.79%) Developer
3 39 (26.90%) Administrator
4 37 (25.52%) SQL DBA
5 15 (10.34%) C++ Developer
6 14 (9.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (8.97%) SQL Developer
8 9 (6.21%) Analyst
9 8 (5.52%) SQL Server Developer
9 8 (5.52%) SQL Server DBA
10 6 (4.14%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) SAP Basis Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Senior DBA
10 6 (4.14%) Server Administrator
10 6 (4.14%) SAP Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (3.45%) Senior SQL Developer
11 5 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.45%) Senior SQL Server Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.34%) STL
1 15 (10.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (6.90%) Web Services
3 9 (6.21%) .NET
4 8 (5.52%) HTML
5 7 (4.83%) SAP Basis
6 6 (4.14%) .NET Framework
6 6 (4.14%) WCF
6 6 (4.14%) SAP Smart Forms
7 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (2.76%) RESTful
8 4 (2.76%) XML
9 3 (2.07%) MDX
10 1 (0.69%) MSMQ
10 1 (0.69%) JMS
10 1 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.38%) Replication
2 21 (14.48%) Clustering
3 16 (11.03%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.83%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.83%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.14%) Firmware
6 5 (3.45%) iPad
7 4 (2.76%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.07%) e-Health
8 3 (2.07%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.07%) Linux
2 18 (12.41%) Windows
3 10 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.83%) UNIX
4 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.45%) AIX
6 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.76%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.38%) CentOS
7 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.45%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.48%) ITIL
4 20 (13.79%) Database Tuning
5 17 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (11.03%) Scrum
7 15 (10.34%) Multithreading
7 15 (10.34%) TDD
8 13 (8.97%) ETL
8 13 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (8.28%) Migration
9 12 (8.28%) Change Management
9 12 (8.28%) ERP
10 10 (6.90%) CRM
10 10 (6.90%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.83%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (4.14%) Analytics
12 6 (4.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 97 (66.90%) SQL
2 50 (34.48%) T-SQL
3 33 (22.76%) PL/SQL
4 21 (14.48%) VBA
5 16 (11.03%) Python
6 15 (10.34%) Ruby
6 15 (10.34%) Bash Shell
6 15 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 15 (10.34%) C++
7 10 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.52%) Java
8 8 (5.52%) C
9 6 (4.14%) ABAP
10 4 (2.76%) Erlang
10 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.38%) C#
12 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 20 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.97%) Degree
3 6 (4.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.07%) MCTS
5 3 (2.07%) MCITP
5 3 (2.07%) MCSE
5 3 (2.07%) MCSA
6 2 (1.38%) CCNP
6 2 (1.38%) CCNA
6 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CCA
7 1 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.69%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.69%) MCP
7 1 (0.69%) HNC
7 1 (0.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) SLA
2 3 (2.07%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.76%) XenApp
4 4 (2.76%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.07%) vSphere
5 3 (2.07%) VMFS
5 3 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.07%) vCloud
5 3 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.07%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.38%) Nagios
3 2 (1.38%) WSUS
4 1 (0.69%) SCCM
4 1 (0.69%) SCOM
4 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 49 (33.79%) Oracle
2 28 (19.31%) Microsoft
3 23 (15.86%) VMware
4 21 (14.48%) Cognos
5 20 (13.79%) IBM
5 20 (13.79%) Hyperion
6 12 (8.28%) SAP
7 9 (6.21%) HP
8 8 (5.52%) Twitter
9 7 (4.83%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.45%) Apple
10 5 (3.45%) Citrix
10 5 (3.45%) Bloomberg
10 5 (3.45%) Symantec
11 4 (2.76%) NetApp
12 3 (2.07%) CA
12 3 (2.07%) AppSense
12 3 (2.07%) EMC
13 2 (1.38%) JBoss
13 2 (1.38%) Sybase
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 23 days ago