The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 70 66 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% 0.75% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.88% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £55,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Performance Tuning
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
476 455 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.93% 85.05% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 378 319 206
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Watford region.

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Watford

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Performance 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 Performance Tuning.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) NAS
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (55.56%) vMotion
3 5 (55.56%) IaaS
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (55.56%) iSCSI
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 5 (55.56%) NetIQ
3 5 (55.56%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (55.56%) Replication
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
3 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 5 (55.56%) BMC
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) VMS
4 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Apache

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Performance 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 Performance Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
1 6 (66.67%) NAS
2 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (55.56%) iSCSI
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) Firebug
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (55.56%) Replication
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) VMS
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) BCP
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Database Security
6 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) AWK
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (55.56%) vMotion
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) BMC
2 5 (55.56%) NetIQ
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas