The table below looks at the statistics for Kernel Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kernel Tuning over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel Tuning
Rank 917 914 897
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Kernel Tuning 18 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.022% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.025% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 40
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £68,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -31.81%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Kernel Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Kernel Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kernel Tuning within the UK.

Kernel Tuning Salary Trend in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kernel Tuning over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Kernel Tuning Salary Histogram in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kernel Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 12 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
England +13 16 £52,500 -16.00% 3
Birmingham - 7 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
London -6 5 £65,000 +4.00% 2
South East - 4 £57,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
County Antrim - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -

Kernel Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Kernel 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 Kernel Tuning.

1 42 (89.36%) Linux
2 37 (78.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (59.57%) Unix
4 26 (55.32%) Red Hat
5 24 (51.06%) Bash Shell
6 23 (48.94%) DNS
7 21 (44.68%) Perl
8 18 (38.30%) Puppet
9 16 (34.04%) Clustering
9 16 (34.04%) Python
10 15 (31.91%) DHCP
11 14 (29.79%) Configuration Management
11 14 (29.79%) Finance
12 13 (27.66%) Time Management
12 13 (27.66%) VMware
13 12 (25.53%) NFS
13 12 (25.53%) Oracle
13 12 (25.53%) yum
13 12 (25.53%) Red Hat Satellite
13 12 (25.53%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (23.40%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (21.28%) Firewall
16 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
16 9 (19.15%) HP
16 9 (19.15%) Load Balancing
16 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (19.15%) High Availability
17 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
17 7 (14.89%) SAP
17 7 (14.89%) HPUX

Kernel Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Kernel 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 Kernel Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 23 (48.94%) DNS
2 15 (31.91%) DHCP
3 10 (21.28%) Firewall
4 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.64%) LDAP
6 4 (8.51%) HTTP
6 4 (8.51%) OSPF
6 4 (8.51%) SSH
7 3 (6.38%) BGP
7 3 (6.38%) Junos
7 3 (6.38%) Multicast
7 3 (6.38%) SAN
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Systems Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (34.04%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (29.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 13 (27.66%) Unix Engineer
6 12 (25.53%) Administrator
6 12 (25.53%) Linux Administrator
6 12 (25.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (25.53%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 12 (25.53%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 8 (17.02%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 7 (14.89%) Linux Scripter
8 7 (14.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 7 (14.89%) Senior Unix Administrator
8 7 (14.89%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
8 7 (14.89%) Unix Administrator
9 5 (10.64%) Linux Specialist
10 4 (8.51%) Automation Specialist
10 4 (8.51%) Consultant
10 4 (8.51%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Clustering
2 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.89%) User Experience
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.26%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 42 (89.36%) Linux
2 37 (78.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (59.57%) Unix
4 7 (14.89%) HPUX
5 5 (10.64%) Solaris
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (6.38%) Windows
8 1 (2.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Configuration Management
2 13 (27.66%) Time Management
3 12 (25.53%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (23.40%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (19.15%) High Availability
5 9 (19.15%) Load Balancing
6 7 (14.89%) ERP
6 7 (14.89%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Security Hardening
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (4.26%) Line Management
8 2 (4.26%) Low Latency
8 2 (4.26%) Proprietary Trading
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 1 (2.13%) Patch Management
9 1 (2.13%) Release Management
9 1 (2.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) Bash Shell
2 21 (44.68%) Perl
3 16 (34.04%) Python
4 3 (6.38%) C++
4 3 (6.38%) Korn
5 1 (2.13%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) RHCSA
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) NFS
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) Puppet
2 12 (25.53%) Red Hat Satellite
2 12 (25.53%) yum
3 6 (12.77%) CFEngine
4 5 (10.64%) Linux-HA
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (6.38%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (6.38%) Nagios
7 2 (4.26%) ZABBIX
8 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Red Hat
2 13 (27.66%) VMware
3 12 (25.53%) Oracle
4 9 (19.15%) HP
5 7 (14.89%) SAP
6 4 (8.51%) Hitachi
6 4 (8.51%) Sun
7 3 (6.38%) Juniper
7 3 (6.38%) Sybase
8 1 (2.13%) Brocade
8 1 (2.13%) CA
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp
8 1 (2.13%) Veritas
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: package (Dependent on experience)
Posted: 6 days ago