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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel Tuning
Rank 893 923 857
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -66
Permanent jobs citing Kernel Tuning 4 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.008% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 24
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £66,050 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 - £40,000

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
93168 97426 88156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.87% 82.77% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76231 78605 72151
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015 within the UK.

Kernel Tuning Salary Histogram in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Top 11 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 28 July 2015. 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 +38 4 £55,000 +15.78% 1
South East - 2 £55,000 -
London +12 1 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £55,000 -

Kernel Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Perl
3 10 (66.67%) UNIX
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Low Latency
5 7 (46.67%) Hedge funds
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (46.67%) Reuters
5 7 (46.67%) Bloomberg
6 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
8 4 (26.67%) HP
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
9 3 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (20.00%) Brocade
9 3 (20.00%) Bourne shell
9 3 (20.00%) yum
9 3 (20.00%) NFS
9 3 (20.00%) SAN
9 3 (20.00%) CA
9 3 (20.00%) NetApp
9 3 (20.00%) Veritas
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) Solaris
9 3 (20.00%) Python
9 3 (20.00%) LDAP

Kernel Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) LDAP
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) BGP
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Juju
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Front Office
4 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) NetApp Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Developer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Hedge funds
1 7 (46.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (13.33%) Equities
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (13.33%) CentOS
6 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (6.67%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Low Latency
2 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Perl
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) Bourne shell
4 3 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) NFS
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) yum
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Linux-HA
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Reuters
1 7 (46.67%) Bloomberg
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Brocade
5 3 (20.00%) CA
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (20.00%) Veritas
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Intel
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
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