Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Performance Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Tuning over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 209 166
Rank change year-on-year +36 -43 -28
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 86 58 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.32% 0.90% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.03% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 59 34 138
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £43,750 £31,625 £39,625
90th Percentile £62,950 £70,625 £68,750
South East median annual salary £49,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.26% -6.00% +11.11%

Performance Tuning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,889 5,630 8,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.18% 87.31% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,701 4,422 6,454
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,075
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Berkshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Berkshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Berkshire

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -25 26 £47,500 -24.00% 3
Windsor - 24 £49,000 -
Reading +29 22 £52,500 +75.00% 5
Slough +2 5 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Bracknell -30 1 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Performance Tuning
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 62 (72.09%) SQL Server
2 55 (63.95%) SQL
3 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
4 35 (40.70%) Windows
5 34 (39.53%) T-SQL
6 32 (37.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (34.88%) Windows Server
9 29 (33.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 29 (33.72%) IIS
10 28 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (32.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (32.56%) Finance
11 26 (30.23%) Logistics
11 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
11 26 (30.23%) Service Management
12 25 (29.07%) BMC
12 25 (29.07%) Incident Management
12 25 (29.07%) Problem Management
12 25 (29.07%) ServiceNow
12 25 (29.07%) Private Cloud
13 24 (27.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (23.26%) Migration
15 20 (23.26%) Banking
15 20 (23.26%) Data Migration
15 20 (23.26%) Data Cleansing
15 20 (23.26%) Asset Management
15 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2000
15 20 (23.26%) ETL

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (33.72%) IIS
2 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.65%) SAP CO
2 4 (4.65%) SAP FI
2 4 (4.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.16%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.16%) Azure Functions
3 1 (1.16%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.16%) GitHub
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
3 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (72.09%) SQL Server
2 32 (37.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (32.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (27.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2000
7 15 (17.44%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database
8 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (8.14%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (8.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (5.81%) Big Data
11 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
12 4 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (4.65%) SAP BW
13 3 (3.49%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (3.49%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 20 (23.26%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Advertising
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (47.67%) DBA
2 30 (34.88%) Administrator
3 29 (33.72%) Developer
4 28 (32.56%) SQL DBA
5 21 (24.42%) SQL Developer
6 20 (23.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 20 (23.26%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 20 (23.26%) SQL Server Developer
7 18 (20.93%) SQL Server DBA
8 13 (15.12%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (10.47%) Analyst
9 9 (10.47%) Senior DBA
9 9 (10.47%) Senior SQL DBA
10 8 (9.30%) Applications Support
11 5 (5.81%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
12 4 (4.65%) PHP Developer
12 4 (4.65%) SAP BW Analyst
12 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
12 4 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) .NET
2 5 (5.81%) Web Services
3 4 (4.65%) Ajax
3 4 (4.65%) CSS
3 4 (4.65%) Laravel
3 4 (4.65%) MDX
3 4 (4.65%) Symfony
3 4 (4.65%) WinForms
4 3 (3.49%) Middleware
4 3 (3.49%) XML
5 1 (1.16%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.07%) Private Cloud
2 6 (6.98%) Replication
3 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.65%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) PKI
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (40.70%) Windows
2 30 (34.88%) Windows Server
3 14 (16.28%) Linux
4 2 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) Root Cause Analysis
3 26 (30.23%) Logistics
3 26 (30.23%) Service Management
4 25 (29.07%) Incident Management
4 25 (29.07%) Problem Management
5 20 (23.26%) Asset Management
5 20 (23.26%) Data Cleansing
5 20 (23.26%) Data Migration
5 20 (23.26%) ETL
5 20 (23.26%) Kimball Methodology
5 20 (23.26%) Migration
6 15 (17.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (16.28%) CRM
8 11 (12.79%) ITIL
9 9 (10.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (8.14%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.98%) Change Control
11 6 (6.98%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 55 (63.95%) SQL
2 34 (39.53%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.81%) C#
4 4 (4.65%) ABAP
4 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.65%) PHP
4 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.49%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.49%) SLA
3 2 (2.33%) PMO
4 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
1 1 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 25 (29.07%) BMC
2 25 (29.07%) ServiceNow
3 18 (20.93%) Oracle
4 10 (11.63%) SAP
5 4 (4.65%) Capita
6 3 (3.49%) Tableau
7 2 (2.33%) Sybase
8 1 (1.16%) Blue Prism
8 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds