The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel Tuning
Rank 924 856 886
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +30
Permanent jobs citing Kernel Tuning 11 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.028% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.036% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 17
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+35.38% -35.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98637 89146 96305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.36% 78.84% 76.59%
Number of salaries quoted 79209 73162 81821
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%

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 16 April 2014 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -61 10 £71,250 +78.12% 1
London -56 8 £72,500 +3.57% 1
City of London -7 2 £54,500 -
Gloucestershire -13 1 £44,000 +35.38%
South West -18 1 £44,000 +35.38%
South East - 1 £45,000 -
Newbury - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £37,500 -
Belfast - 1 £37,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £37,500 -

Kernel Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 47 (94.00%) Linux
2 40 (80.00%) Perl
3 39 (78.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (70.00%) Python
4 35 (70.00%) Red Hat
5 32 (64.00%) Bash Shell
6 29 (58.00%) Puppet
7 26 (52.00%) UNIX
8 22 (44.00%) Finance
9 20 (40.00%) Banking
10 19 (38.00%) Low Latency
11 15 (30.00%) DNS
12 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
13 12 (24.00%) Solaris
14 10 (20.00%) DHCP
14 10 (20.00%) Nagios
14 10 (20.00%) Investment Banking
14 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
15 9 (18.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
15 9 (18.00%) CFEngine
15 9 (18.00%) ZABBIX
15 9 (18.00%) VMware
15 9 (18.00%) SAN
15 9 (18.00%) MySQL
16 8 (16.00%) Derivative
17 7 (14.00%) Degree
17 7 (14.00%) Ruby
17 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
17 7 (14.00%) Hedge funds
17 7 (14.00%) Java

Kernel Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (2.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) DNS
2 10 (20.00%) DHCP
3 9 (18.00%) SAN
4 6 (12.00%) AMQP
5 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.00%) HTTP
6 1 (2.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.00%) IGMP
6 1 (2.00%) tcpdump
6 1 (2.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (6.00%) Redis
2 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Ant
1 6 (12.00%) Maven
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 20 (40.00%) Banking
3 10 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Administrator
3 10 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (18.00%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (12.00%) Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) C++ Developer
7 4 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) DBA
8 3 (6.00%) Network Support
8 3 (6.00%) Linux Support
9 2 (4.00%) MySQL DBA
9 2 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) JMS
1 6 (12.00%) Java EE
2 3 (6.00%) LAMP
3 2 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (4.00%) Django
3 2 (4.00%) Rendezvous
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) STL
4 1 (2.00%) Flash
4 1 (2.00%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Derivative
2 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) Hedge funds
3 6 (12.00%) Clustering
4 3 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.00%) Equities
4 3 (6.00%) Replication
5 2 (4.00%) Open Source
5 2 (4.00%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (94.00%) Linux
2 39 (78.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (52.00%) UNIX
4 12 (24.00%) Solaris
5 4 (8.00%) SUSE
6 3 (6.00%) CentOS
7 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Low Latency
2 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (18.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Metaprogramming
6 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.00%) TDD
6 2 (4.00%) Data Security
6 2 (4.00%) Scrum
6 2 (4.00%) UML
6 2 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (2.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (2.00%) Time Management
7 1 (2.00%) High Availability
7 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) Perl
2 35 (70.00%) Python
3 32 (64.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.00%) Ruby
4 7 (14.00%) Java
5 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.00%) C
5 4 (8.00%) C++
6 3 (6.00%) SQL
7 2 (4.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Lua
8 1 (2.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) NFS
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (58.00%) Puppet
2 10 (20.00%) Nagios
2 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (18.00%) CFEngine
3 9 (18.00%) ZABBIX
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (8.00%) YUM
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.00%) Munin
6 1 (2.00%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (2.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (18.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Veritas
3 6 (12.00%) JBoss
4 5 (10.00%) Splunk
5 3 (6.00%) Percona
6 2 (4.00%) FFastFill
6 2 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.00%) EasyScreen
6 2 (4.00%) CQG
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago