The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 70 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 14 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.66% 1.59% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.11% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 32
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Performance Tuning
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
684 663 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.95% 75.34% 83.60%
Number of salaries quoted 606 629 681
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Southampton region.

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Southampton

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Southampton

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 41 (78.85%) SQL
2 36 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 34 (65.38%) Windows
4 26 (50.00%) Oracle
5 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database
6 20 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (36.54%) Database Security
7 19 (36.54%) Clustering
7 19 (36.54%) T-SQL
8 18 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 13 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (23.08%) OLAP
11 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
12 11 (21.15%) Data Guard
12 11 (21.15%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (21.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (19.23%) OCP
13 10 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
13 10 (19.23%) NetBackup
13 10 (19.23%) Oracle Application Server
13 10 (19.23%) Problem Management
13 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (19.23%) Oracle Application Server
2 8 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database
3 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 12 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (23.08%) OLAP
8 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
11 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
12 6 (11.54%) DTS
12 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) JConsole
2 5 (9.62%) TeamCity
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) NUnit
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (78.85%) DBA
2 22 (42.31%) SQL DBA
3 17 (32.69%) SQL Server DBA
4 16 (30.77%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (19.23%) Administrator
6 7 (13.46%) Server Administrator
7 5 (9.62%) Database Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Developer
7 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) DBA Manager
10 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Oracle Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
11 1 (1.92%) Junior Oracle DBA
11 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Junior DBA
11 1 (1.92%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.92%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) JRockit
1 8 (15.38%) Middleware
2 5 (9.62%) jQuery
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (9.62%) HTML
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.69%) CSS
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) Replication
3 5 (9.62%) Kindle
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Linux
3 8 (15.38%) UNIX
3 8 (15.38%) AIX
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Database Security
2 10 (19.23%) Problem Management
3 8 (15.38%) Database Tuning
3 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (9.62%) SOA
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.92%) Stress Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Security Management
9 1 (1.92%) CRM
9 1 (1.92%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) SQL
2 19 (36.54%) T-SQL
3 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 8 (15.38%) Perl
4 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 8 (15.38%) Korn
4 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 5 (9.62%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) OCP
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.62%) MCITP
3 5 (9.62%) MCDBA
4 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (21.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) Data Guard
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (19.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
3 7 (13.46%) ATG
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) EMC