The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 48 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 16 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.67% 5.01% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 6.84% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 15
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
334 453 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 76.61% 73.18% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 283 420 424
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Suffolk

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Ipswich +6 13 £39,000 +0.64%
Lowestoft +5 1 - -
Performance Tuning
East of England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 37 (50.68%) SQL Server
2 36 (49.32%) Windows
3 31 (42.47%) UNIX
4 30 (41.10%) SQL
4 30 (41.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
6 27 (36.99%) Active Directory
6 27 (36.99%) DNS
7 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (32.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (32.88%) Firewall
9 23 (31.51%) DHCP
9 23 (31.51%) Linux
9 23 (31.51%) MS Excel
9 23 (31.51%) Web Services
9 23 (31.51%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (30.14%) Finance
10 22 (30.14%) Shell Script
11 21 (28.77%) Hyper-V
12 20 (27.40%) PowerShell
12 20 (27.40%) Reverse Proxy
12 20 (27.40%) Release Management
12 20 (27.40%) VMware ESXi
12 20 (27.40%) KVM
12 20 (27.40%) SAN
12 20 (27.40%) TCP/IP
12 20 (27.40%) VPN
13 18 (24.66%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (24.66%) MCSE

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 16 (21.92%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.07%) SharePoint Server
2 11 (15.07%) IIS
2 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (31.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.99%) DNS
2 24 (32.88%) Firewall
3 23 (31.51%) DHCP
4 20 (27.40%) TCP/IP
4 20 (27.40%) VPN
4 20 (27.40%) SAN
4 20 (27.40%) Reverse Proxy
5 11 (15.07%) Wireshark
6 4 (5.48%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.68%) SQL Server
2 30 (41.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (32.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (20.55%) MySQL
7 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
8 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (16.44%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (16.44%) RDBMS
10 4 (5.48%) PerformancePoint
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.37%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Administrator
2 24 (32.88%) DBA
3 21 (28.77%) SQL DBA
4 20 (27.40%) SQL Server DBA
5 18 (24.66%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (15.07%) SharePoint Administrator
7 10 (13.70%) Developer
8 9 (12.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 9 (12.33%) UNIX Administrator
8 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (10.96%) SQL Developer
10 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (9.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (9.59%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (9.59%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Server Administrator
12 2 (2.74%) Oracle DBA
13 1 (1.37%) Oracle Developer
13 1 (1.37%) Systems Developer
13 1 (1.37%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) Web Services
2 14 (19.18%) MDX
3 12 (16.44%) WSH
4 3 (4.11%) XML
5 2 (2.74%) COM
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.74%) Middleware
6 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.37%) CSS
6 1 (1.37%) HTML
6 1 (1.37%) .NET
6 1 (1.37%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Replication
2 12 (16.44%) Clustering
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Windows
2 31 (42.47%) UNIX
3 23 (31.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Release Management
2 18 (24.66%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (19.18%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (17.81%) Analytics
5 12 (16.44%) Risk Management
6 11 (15.07%) Load Balancing
7 10 (13.70%) High Availability
8 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.37%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.37%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.37%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (1.37%) Database Security
9 1 (1.37%) Migration
9 1 (1.37%) TDD
9 1 (1.37%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.37%) OO
9 1 (1.37%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) SQL
2 22 (30.14%) Shell Script
3 20 (27.40%) PowerShell
4 15 (20.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.37%) VB
6 1 (1.37%) XQuery
6 1 (1.37%) C#
6 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (24.66%) MCSE
2 18 (24.66%) CCNP
2 18 (24.66%) CCNA
2 18 (24.66%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.85%) MCSA
4 4 (5.48%) Degree
5 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
System Software
1 27 (36.99%) Active Directory
2 21 (28.77%) Hyper-V
3 20 (27.40%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (27.40%) KVM
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.66%) Oracle
2 18 (24.66%) Cisco
3 1 (1.37%) VMware