The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 63 66 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.90% 0.93% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.10% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Performance Tuning
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 455 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.84% 85.05% 82.74%
Number of salaries quoted 348 406 244
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 4 £42,500 -22.72%
Performance Tuning
North East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) HP

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) DTS
5 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
2 5 (71.43%) SQL DBA
3 4 (57.14%) Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) Server Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) B2B
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Security
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) iptables
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) VMware