The table below looks at the statistics for Kernel Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kernel Tuning over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel Tuning
Rank 874 951 974
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +23
Permanent jobs citing Kernel Tuning 16 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 5
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,250 £97,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -

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
82940 95208 97348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.24% 87.52% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 69058 78708 77913
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Kernel Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Kernel Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016 within the UK.

Kernel Tuning Salary Histogram in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kernel Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 16 £55,000 - 2
London +65 6 £57,500 -24.59%
South East +63 4 £62,500 +13.63% 1
North West - 4 £50,000 - 1
Manchester - 4 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +35 3 £62,500 +13.63%
Bracknell - 2 £62,500 -
East of England +20 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Cambridge +6 1 £45,000 -10.00%
High Wycombe +2 1 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Maidenhead -3 1 £70,000 +27.27%
Nottingham - 1 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £60,000 -

Kernel Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Kernel Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Kernel Tuning.

1 48 (94.12%) Linux
2 37 (72.55%) Perl
2 37 (72.55%) Bash Shell
3 30 (58.82%) DNS
4 26 (50.98%) Python
4 26 (50.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (43.14%) Puppet
5 22 (43.14%) DHCP
5 22 (43.14%) TCP/IP
6 19 (37.25%) Red Hat
6 19 (37.25%) Finance
7 18 (35.29%) Firewall
8 17 (33.33%) yum
9 16 (31.37%) VMware
9 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
10 15 (29.41%) Unix
10 15 (29.41%) Solaris
10 15 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (29.41%) High Availability
11 13 (25.49%) Oracle
12 12 (23.53%) Windows
13 11 (21.57%) NFS
13 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 11 (21.57%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (21.57%) Multicast
14 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
14 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (19.61%) Nagios
14 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
15 9 (17.65%) Clustering

Kernel Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) nginx
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (58.82%) DNS
2 22 (43.14%) DHCP
2 22 (43.14%) TCP/IP
3 18 (35.29%) Firewall
4 11 (21.57%) Multicast
5 7 (13.73%) BGP
5 7 (13.73%) MRTG
5 7 (13.73%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (9.80%) LDAP
6 5 (9.80%) OSPF
7 4 (7.84%) HTTP
7 4 (7.84%) IGMP
7 4 (7.84%) SSH
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (5.88%) Junos
8 3 (5.88%) VPN
9 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (11.76%) Bitbucket
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
1 6 (11.76%) MSI
2 4 (7.84%) NuGet
3 3 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (33.33%) Administrator
2 17 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Linux Scripter
4 9 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (15.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (15.69%) Unix Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Senior Unix Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 4 (7.84%) Junior Systems Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (7.84%) Network Systems Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.65%) Clustering
3 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.84%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Linux
2 26 (50.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (29.41%) Solaris
3 15 (29.41%) Unix
4 12 (23.53%) Windows
5 11 (21.57%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
1 15 (29.41%) High Availability
2 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
3 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
3 8 (15.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (13.73%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.73%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Service Management
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.76%) DevOps
5 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.84%) Build Automation
7 4 (7.84%) Compliance Audit
7 4 (7.84%) Low Latency
7 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.84%) Proprietary Trading
7 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) Security Hardening
7 4 (7.84%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) Bash Shell
1 37 (72.55%) Perl
2 26 (50.98%) Python
3 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 3 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (7.84%) RHCSA
2 3 (5.88%) CCNA
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.88%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) NFS
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (9.80%) KVM
5 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
5 4 (7.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (7.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 22 (43.14%) Puppet
2 17 (33.33%) yum
3 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 10 (19.61%) Nagios
5 7 (13.73%) Ganglia
6 4 (7.84%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
6 4 (7.84%) Rundeck
7 2 (3.92%) Ansible
7 2 (3.92%) CFEngine
7 2 (3.92%) Linux-HA
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.96%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.96%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Red Hat
2 16 (31.37%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) Oracle
4 9 (17.65%) HP
5 7 (13.73%) EMC
5 7 (13.73%) NetApp
6 5 (9.80%) FXall
6 5 (9.80%) Splunk
7 4 (7.84%) Hitachi
7 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.84%) Veritas
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco
8 3 (5.88%) Juniper
8 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.92%) F5
10 1 (1.96%) Citrix
10 1 (1.96%) Dynatrace
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