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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 68 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 6 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.95% 0.80% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.01% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
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
510 297 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.82% 79.41% 79.91%
Number of salaries quoted 374 221 251
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Watford

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Apache
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) NAS
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
6 2 (20.00%) LDAP
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) .NET

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (20.00%) iPlanet
3 2 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) NAS
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) LDAP
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (10.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (10.00%) Memcached
2 1 (10.00%) Yii
2 1 (10.00%) Laravel
2 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) LPAR
3 1 (10.00%) DLPAR
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) Jython
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) PHP5
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Firmware
2 2 (20.00%) Samba
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (10.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (10.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) BMC Performance Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Sybase
4 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 2 (20.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) Zend
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (10.00%) EMC