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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel Tuning
Rank 889 863 877
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Permanent jobs citing Kernel Tuning 7 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.017% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.020% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 9
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £64,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary - £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.66%

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
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Kernel Tuning Salary Histogram in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Top 4 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 24 October 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
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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
London +8 7 £75,000 - 4
England -20 7 £75,000 - 4
City of London +20 4 £77,500 -3.12% 2
Docklands, London -16 2 £75,250 +0.33%

Kernel Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Perl
2 11 (73.33%) Puppet
2 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
3 9 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (60.00%) YUM
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (60.00%) DHCP
3 9 (60.00%) NFS
3 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (40.00%) Low Latency
5 5 (33.33%) Hedge funds
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (13.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) VLDB
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (13.33%) Shell Script

Kernel Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) VLDB
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) JMX
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Equities
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (13.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Perl
1 11 (73.33%) Python
1 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) NFS
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Puppet
2 9 (60.00%) YUM
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Nagios
3 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
4 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (6.67%) Munin
4 1 (6.67%) CFEngine
4 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Intel
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Percona
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