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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel Tuning
Rank 854 847 869
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Kernel Tuning 26 42 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.040% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.049% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 7
Average salary £62,500 £72,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +123.07%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%

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
87161 85486 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.66% 82.26% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71806 68211 75331
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Kernel Tuning Salary Histogram in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Top 8 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 26 January 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
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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
England -15 26 £62,500 -13.79% 1
London -4 22 £62,500 -13.79% 1
City of London 0 4 £70,000 - 1
North West - 3 £30,000 -
Manchester - 3 £30,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Kernel Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 31 (93.94%) Linux
2 28 (84.85%) Perl
3 27 (81.82%) Bash Shell
4 26 (78.79%) Puppet
5 25 (75.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (69.70%) UNIX
7 22 (66.67%) yum
8 20 (60.61%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (60.61%) DHCP
8 20 (60.61%) NFS
8 20 (60.61%) DNS
8 20 (60.61%) Red Hat
9 19 (57.58%) HP
10 17 (51.52%) Finance
11 15 (45.45%) Nagios
11 15 (45.45%) Python
11 15 (45.45%) Low Latency
12 14 (42.42%) Oracle RAC
12 14 (42.42%) Windows
12 14 (42.42%) Oracle
12 14 (42.42%) SAN
13 13 (39.39%) Solaris
13 13 (39.39%) LDAP
14 12 (36.36%) NetApp
14 12 (36.36%) Veritas
14 12 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 12 (36.36%) Bourne shell
15 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
15 11 (33.33%) CA
16 10 (30.30%) NetBackup

Kernel Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) DHCP
1 20 (60.61%) DNS
2 14 (42.42%) SAN
3 13 (39.39%) LDAP
4 7 (21.21%) InfiniBand
5 3 (9.09%) IPsec
5 3 (9.09%) HTTPS
5 3 (9.09%) HTTP
5 3 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (3.03%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) VLDB
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) UNIX Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) UNIX Support
4 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Storage Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) DBA
8 2 (6.06%) Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Hedge funds
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Derivative
4 3 (9.09%) Cryptography
4 3 (9.09%) PKI
5 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Linux
2 25 (75.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (69.70%) UNIX
4 14 (42.42%) Windows
5 13 (39.39%) Solaris
6 3 (9.09%) CentOS
7 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (45.45%) Low Latency
3 12 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 10 (30.30%) Capacity Management
6 7 (21.21%) Release Management
6 7 (21.21%) Time Management
7 4 (12.12%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
9 2 (6.06%) Benchmarking
10 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.03%) Algorithmic Trading
10 1 (3.03%) Password Management
10 1 (3.03%) Security Management
10 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Perl
2 27 (81.82%) Bash Shell
3 15 (45.45%) Python
4 12 (36.36%) Bourne shell
5 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.09%) C
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) RHCE
1 8 (24.24%) NCDA
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) NFS
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (9.09%) Squid
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (3.03%) Firmware
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 26 (78.79%) Puppet
2 22 (66.67%) yum
3 15 (45.45%) Nagios
4 10 (30.30%) NetBackup
5 4 (12.12%) ZABBIX
5 4 (12.12%) CFEngine
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Red Hat
2 19 (57.58%) HP
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle
4 12 (36.36%) NetApp
4 12 (36.36%) Veritas
5 11 (33.33%) CA
6 10 (30.30%) Brocade
7 8 (24.24%) Intel
8 5 (15.15%) VMware
9 3 (9.09%) Perforce
10 2 (6.06%) Symantec
11 1 (3.03%) Open Text
11 1 (3.03%) Cognizant
11 1 (3.03%) EMC
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago