Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 207 96
Rank change year-on-year +15 -111 +128
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 55 70 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.83% 0.92% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.05% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 323
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.37% -1.82% -4.35%
10th Percentile £32,000 £42,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £71,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 5,767 6,649 9,715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.81% 87.44% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,607 5,053 7,864
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,400 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 February 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 18 February 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
Reading +17 27 £67,500 +35.00% 4
Maidenhead -1 10 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Bracknell -1 5 - - 2
Windsor - 5 £100,000 -
Slough -1 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Newbury -18 1 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Performance Tuning
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 35 (63.64%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) SQL Server
3 28 (50.91%) SQL
4 27 (49.09%) Linux
5 26 (47.27%) Oracle
6 24 (43.64%) Migration
6 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (41.82%) High Availability
8 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
9 18 (32.73%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
10 17 (30.91%) Degree
10 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
10 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database
10 17 (30.91%) Python
11 16 (29.09%) Statistics
11 16 (29.09%) PowerShell
11 16 (29.09%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (29.09%) Computer Science Degree
12 14 (25.45%) Public Cloud
12 14 (25.45%) Ansible
13 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
13 13 (23.64%) Translating Business Requirements
14 12 (21.82%) Planning and Forecasting
14 12 (21.82%) Master's Degree
14 12 (21.82%) Unix
14 12 (21.82%) Perl
14 12 (21.82%) Clustering
14 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (21.82%) Performance Analysis

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 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 5 (9.09%) JBoss
2 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (7.27%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.27%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (7.27%) IaaS
4 2 (3.64%) PaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Akamai
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) SAN
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) LAN
2 5 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 5 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (56.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
6 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
7 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (9.09%) Apache Hive
8 5 (9.09%) Big Data
8 5 (9.09%) DB2
8 5 (9.09%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (9.09%) Hadoop
8 5 (9.09%) HBase
8 5 (9.09%) Impala
8 5 (9.09%) Informix
8 5 (9.09%) MySQL
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (7.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MSBuild
1 3 (5.45%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (14.55%) Banking
2 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 5 (9.09%) Wholesale Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Architect
2 20 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (34.55%) DBA
4 12 (21.82%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (20.00%) AWS Architect
5 11 (20.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 10 (18.18%) Developer
7 9 (16.36%) Administrator
7 9 (16.36%) SQL DBA
8 5 (9.09%) C++ Developer
8 5 (9.09%) C++ Team Leader
8 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
8 5 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) .NET
2 5 (9.09%) J2EE
2 5 (9.09%) JDBC
2 5 (9.09%) Middleware
2 5 (9.09%) ODBC
2 5 (9.09%) Web Services
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (7.27%) XML
4 2 (3.64%) Ajax
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.82%) CSS
5 1 (1.82%) jQuery
5 1 (1.82%) Kafka
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.82%) WebRTC
5 1 (1.82%) WebSockets
5 1 (1.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
2 14 (25.45%) Public Cloud
3 12 (21.82%) Clustering
4 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (14.55%) Replication
6 4 (7.27%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
7 3 (5.45%) Private Cloud
8 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
8 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Windows
2 27 (49.09%) Linux
3 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
4 12 (21.82%) Unix
5 1 (1.82%) AIX
5 1 (1.82%) HPUX
5 1 (1.82%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (43.64%) Migration
2 23 (41.82%) High Availability
3 16 (29.09%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (29.09%) Statistics
4 13 (23.64%) Translating Business Requirements
5 12 (21.82%) Demand Forecasting
5 12 (21.82%) Performance Analysis
5 12 (21.82%) Planning and Forecasting
6 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (14.55%) Scrum
6 8 (14.55%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) DevOps
7 6 (10.91%) ITIL
8 5 (9.09%) DSDM
8 5 (9.09%) OO
8 5 (9.09%) RAD
8 5 (9.09%) RUP
8 5 (9.09%) Security Operations
8 5 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) Python
3 16 (29.09%) PowerShell
4 12 (21.82%) Perl
5 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
6 6 (10.91%) Java
6 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.09%) C#
7 5 (9.09%) C++
8 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.64%) PHP
10 1 (1.82%) Scala
10 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 16 (29.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (21.82%) AWS Certification
3 12 (21.82%) Master's Degree
4 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) MCTS
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.82%) OCP
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.27%) QA
3 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (9.09%) Apache Flume
4 5 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 4 (7.27%) HDFS
6 2 (3.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) Ansible
2 7 (12.73%) Data Guard
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (9.09%) Oozie
4 4 (7.27%) Nagios
4 4 (7.27%) Puppet
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (3.64%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.64%) SCCM
6 2 (3.64%) SCOM
7 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Oracle
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.55%) VMware
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix
4 5 (9.09%) Cloudera
4 5 (9.09%) Ivanti
4 5 (9.09%) NetApp
4 5 (9.09%) Shavlik
4 5 (9.09%) Sybase
4 5 (9.09%) Symantec
5 4 (7.27%) Tableau
6 3 (5.45%) RedGate
7 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.82%) Casewise
8 1 (1.82%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.82%) MapR
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat