The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
England / South East
Rank 169 181 216
Rank change year-on-year +12 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 256 353 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.72% 1.83% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.10% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 198 296 247
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Performance Tuning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12834 16793 17945
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.09% 87.12% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10540 14147 14276
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in the South East

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in the South East

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in the South East

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +53 65 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Hampshire -9 40 £45,000 +2.27% 7
East Sussex +28 39 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire +3 34 £50,000 - 4
Berkshire -33 30 £48,750 -11.36% 4
Kent +30 23 £52,500 +28.04% 1
Oxfordshire 0 21 £47,500 - 2
West Sussex +6 2 £48,750 +34.48%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 400 (70.55%) SQL
2 343 (60.49%) SQL Server
3 222 (39.15%) Windows
4 206 (36.33%) Microsoft
5 175 (30.86%) T-SQL
6 172 (30.34%) Linux
7 142 (25.04%) Unix
8 138 (24.34%) Oracle
8 138 (24.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 129 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
9 129 (22.75%) Windows Server
10 120 (21.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 113 (19.93%) Disaster Recovery
11 113 (19.93%) Business Intelligence
12 112 (19.75%) .NET
13 108 (19.05%) High Availability
14 103 (18.17%) Finance
15 91 (16.05%) Oracle Database
16 89 (15.70%) Replication
16 89 (15.70%) PowerShell
17 87 (15.34%) C#
18 83 (14.64%) Clustering
19 81 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
19 81 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 79 (13.93%) Red Hat
21 78 (13.76%) Web Services
22 77 (13.58%) PL/SQL
23 76 (13.40%) IIS
23 76 (13.40%) Performance Monitoring
24 75 (13.23%) Microsoft Certification

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 76 (13.40%) IIS
2 65 (11.46%) Apache
2 65 (11.46%) Tomcat
3 49 (8.64%) JBoss
4 42 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 36 (6.35%) WebLogic
6 22 (3.88%) NServiceBus
7 20 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (1.76%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (1.23%) Apache Pig
12 6 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.71%) SAS
14 3 (0.53%) CMS
14 3 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 62 (10.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.23%) MS Office
3 2 (0.35%) Simulink
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.88%) FastStats
2 2 (0.35%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.18%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (4.41%) SaaS
4 12 (2.12%) PaaS
5 10 (1.76%) IaaS
6 7 (1.23%) Office 365
7 2 (0.35%) Akamai
7 2 (0.35%) Firebase
7 2 (0.35%) GitHub
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.18%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 60 (10.58%) TCP/IP
2 49 (8.64%) Firewall
3 45 (7.94%) DNS
4 43 (7.58%) SAN
5 34 (6.00%) LDAP
6 30 (5.29%) DHCP
7 25 (4.41%) SMTP
8 19 (3.35%) Kerberos
9 17 (3.00%) IMAP
9 17 (3.00%) NAS
10 16 (2.82%) SSH
10 16 (2.82%) SSL
11 15 (2.65%) POP3
12 14 (2.47%) Internet
13 13 (2.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 13 (2.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 12 (2.12%) LAN
14 12 (2.12%) WAN
15 11 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (1.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (60.49%) SQL Server
2 138 (24.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 120 (21.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (16.05%) Oracle Database
5 81 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 81 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 71 (12.52%) Data Warehouse
7 68 (11.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 67 (11.82%) MySQL
8 67 (11.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 54 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 52 (9.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 49 (8.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 45 (7.94%) NoSQL
13 43 (7.58%) Relational Database
14 38 (6.70%) Oracle Database 12c
15 31 (5.47%) Oracle BI EE
15 31 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
16 29 (5.11%) OLTP
17 28 (4.94%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 39 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (6.70%) Jenkins
3 31 (5.47%) JIRA
4 30 (5.29%) Git (software)
5 28 (4.94%) Talend Open Studio
6 25 (4.41%) Visual Studio
7 23 (4.06%) TeamCity
8 22 (3.88%) JSUnit
9 9 (1.59%) Toad
10 8 (1.41%) Subversion
10 8 (1.41%) WinDbg
11 7 (1.23%) git-flow
12 5 (0.88%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.71%) JUnit
13 4 (0.71%) NUnit
13 4 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.71%) WebLOAD
14 3 (0.53%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
14 3 (0.53%) ProC
General
1 103 (18.17%) Finance
2 22 (3.88%) Marketing
3 16 (2.82%) Advertising
4 15 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.29%) Banking
6 8 (1.41%) Back Office
7 7 (1.23%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.06%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.06%) Retail
9 4 (0.71%) Games
10 3 (0.53%) Automotive
11 2 (0.35%) Legal
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 203 (35.80%) DBA
2 152 (26.81%) Administrator
3 147 (25.93%) Developer
4 134 (23.63%) SQL DBA
5 75 (13.23%) SQL Server DBA
6 63 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 45 (7.94%) Senior Developer
8 44 (7.76%) C# Developer
8 44 (7.76%) Oracle DBA
9 40 (7.05%) Linux Engineer
10 39 (6.88%) SQL Developer
11 38 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 35 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
13 29 (5.11%) Senior DBA
14 27 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
15 26 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
16 25 (4.41%) Database Developer
17 22 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 22 (3.88%) SharePoint Administrator
17 22 (3.88%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (19.75%) .NET
2 78 (13.76%) Web Services
3 67 (11.82%) .NET Framework
4 60 (10.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 59 (10.41%) Entity Framework
6 56 (9.88%) WCF
7 55 (9.70%) REST
8 53 (9.35%) Middleware
9 49 (8.64%) CSS
10 47 (8.29%) HTML
11 35 (6.17%) ASP.NET
12 34 (6.00%) HTML5
13 32 (5.64%) AngularJS
14 30 (5.29%) XML
15 22 (3.88%) Durandal
15 22 (3.88%) LESS
15 22 (3.88%) MSMQ
15 22 (3.88%) Reactive Extensions
15 22 (3.88%) RxJS
16 21 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 89 (15.70%) Replication
2 83 (14.64%) Clustering
3 65 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (8.11%) Data Centre
5 44 (7.76%) Blog
6 41 (7.23%) Computer Science
7 26 (4.59%) User Experience
8 10 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (1.59%) Fintech
10 8 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.88%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.71%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.71%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.71%) iPad
14 3 (0.53%) Reinsurance
14 3 (0.53%) Social Gaming
14 3 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 222 (39.15%) Windows
2 172 (30.34%) Linux
3 142 (25.04%) Unix
4 129 (22.75%) Windows Server
5 66 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 58 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (2.82%) Solaris
9 5 (0.88%) AIX
9 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.71%) SUSE
11 3 (0.53%) CentOS
12 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (19.93%) Business Intelligence
2 113 (19.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 108 (19.05%) High Availability
4 76 (13.40%) Performance Monitoring
5 68 (11.99%) TDD
6 58 (10.23%) ETL
7 56 (9.88%) DevOps
7 56 (9.88%) Migration
8 55 (9.70%) ITIL
9 49 (8.64%) SOLID
9 49 (8.64%) Unit Testing
10 47 (8.29%) Data Modelling
11 46 (8.11%) Load Balancing
12 45 (7.94%) Statistics
13 43 (7.58%) SOA
14 41 (7.23%) Change Management
15 40 (7.05%) Software Engineering
16 37 (6.53%) Root Cause Analysis
17 35 (6.17%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 400 (70.55%) SQL
2 175 (30.86%) T-SQL
3 89 (15.70%) PowerShell
4 87 (15.34%) C#
5 77 (13.58%) PL/SQL
6 60 (10.58%) Perl
7 53 (9.35%) JavaScript
7 53 (9.35%) Shell Script
8 46 (8.11%) Java
9 15 (2.65%) PHP
10 14 (2.47%) C
10 14 (2.47%) Python
11 12 (2.12%) Ruby
12 11 (1.94%) C++
13 8 (1.41%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.41%) VBScript
14 5 (0.88%) XPath
15 3 (0.53%) ABAP
15 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 75 (13.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (11.64%) Degree
3 47 (8.29%) MCSE
4 30 (5.29%) MCSA
5 20 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (3.00%) OCP
6 17 (3.00%) Oracle Certification
7 15 (2.65%) OCA
8 12 (2.12%) CCNA
8 12 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.76%) MCP
10 9 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.59%) Security Cleared
11 8 (1.41%) CCNP
11 8 (1.41%) CCVP
12 7 (1.23%) MCITP
12 7 (1.23%) MCTS
13 4 (0.71%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.82%) PCI DSS
2 15 (2.65%) QA
3 13 (2.29%) SLA
4 11 (1.94%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 47 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (7.58%) Active Directory
3 30 (5.29%) Oracle RAC
4 29 (5.11%) Docker
5 19 (3.35%) ISA Server
6 18 (3.17%) Firmware
7 16 (2.82%) iptables
7 16 (2.82%) Samba
7 16 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (2.65%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 12 (2.12%) Hyper-V
10 11 (1.94%) Forefront TMG
10 11 (1.94%) UAG
11 4 (0.71%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.53%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.53%) Oracle Clusterware
13 2 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 52 (9.17%) Red Hat Satellite
2 50 (8.82%) Puppet
3 37 (6.53%) Oracle RMAN
4 36 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (6.17%) Nagios
6 31 (5.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 27 (4.76%) Data Guard
8 23 (4.06%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 16 (2.82%) Cacti
9 16 (2.82%) Oracle ZFS
9 16 (2.82%) SELinux
10 15 (2.65%) HP Data Protector
10 15 (2.65%) NetBackup
11 14 (2.47%) Oracle Identity Management
12 9 (1.59%) Galera Cluster
13 8 (1.41%) SCCM
13 8 (1.41%) Tivoli
13 8 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 6 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
15 5 (0.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 206 (36.33%) Microsoft
2 138 (24.34%) Oracle
3 79 (13.93%) Red Hat
4 54 (9.52%) VMware
5 40 (7.05%) HP
6 32 (5.64%) NetApp
7 28 (4.94%) Talend
8 20 (3.53%) Dell
8 20 (3.53%) IBM
9 19 (3.35%) SolarWinds
10 16 (2.82%) Sun
11 15 (2.65%) Facebook
12 13 (2.29%) Cisco
12 13 (2.29%) F5
13 12 (2.12%) TOWER Software
14 10 (1.76%) MicroStrategy
15 9 (1.59%) Cognos
15 9 (1.59%) SAP
16 7 (1.23%) PayPal
16 7 (1.23%) Percona
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits and Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago