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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel Tuning
Rank 864 915 844
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -71
Permanent jobs citing Kernel Tuning 9 4 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.003% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.004% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 31
Average salary £70,000 £68,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £48,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £95,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 - £35,000

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
88868 97779 88218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.13% 82.70% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72292 79425 72637
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Kernel Tuning Salary Histogram in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Top 7 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 29 May 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 +51 9 £70,000 +2.56% 1
London +58 8 £71,250 +4.39%
City of London +40 1 £72,500 +40.77%
South East - 1 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £57,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £55,000 -

Kernel Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Perl
3 21 (77.78%) UNIX
4 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
4 16 (59.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (55.56%) Finance
5 15 (55.56%) HP
6 14 (51.85%) DNS
6 14 (51.85%) DHCP
6 14 (51.85%) NFS
6 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
6 14 (51.85%) Puppet
6 14 (51.85%) yum
7 13 (48.15%) Low Latency
8 11 (40.74%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (37.04%) Oracle
10 9 (33.33%) Python
11 8 (29.63%) LDAP
11 8 (29.63%) Windows
11 8 (29.63%) Solaris
11 8 (29.63%) SAN
11 8 (29.63%) CA
11 8 (29.63%) NetApp
11 8 (29.63%) Veritas
11 8 (29.63%) Nagios
11 8 (29.63%) Brocade
11 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
11 8 (29.63%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
11 8 (29.63%) Financial Institution

Kernel Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) DNS
1 14 (51.85%) DHCP
2 8 (29.63%) LDAP
2 8 (29.63%) SAN
3 6 (22.22%) InfiniBand
4 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) HTTP
4 3 (11.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Support
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX Developer
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Hedge funds
1 7 (25.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 3 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) Equities
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) UNIX
3 16 (59.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) Solaris
5 4 (14.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Low Latency
2 11 (40.74%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
4 6 (22.22%) Time Management
5 5 (18.52%) Patch Management
5 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
5 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Perl
2 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
3 9 (33.33%) Python
4 8 (29.63%) Bourne shell
5 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) C
6 5 (18.52%) C++
7 3 (11.11%) PHP
8 1 (3.70%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) NCDA
1 3 (11.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) NFS
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (11.11%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) Puppet
1 14 (51.85%) yum
2 8 (29.63%) Nagios
2 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.70%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
2 15 (55.56%) HP
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle
4 8 (29.63%) CA
4 8 (29.63%) NetApp
4 8 (29.63%) Veritas
4 8 (29.63%) Brocade
5 7 (25.93%) Reuters
5 7 (25.93%) Bloomberg
6 6 (22.22%) Intel
7 3 (11.11%) Perforce
8 1 (3.70%) VMware
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago