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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 234 155
Rank change year-on-year +42 -79  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 216 237 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.49% 1.30% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.50% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 166 185 361
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% -  

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 12571 15796 18401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.82% 86.66% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10388 13263 14737
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,400 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
East Sussex +33 47 £45,000 +9.09%
Hampshire +32 44 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Surrey +25 38 £56,250 +7.14% 2
Kent +8 26 £42,500 -22.72%
Buckinghamshire -14 25 £47,000 -6.00% 2
Berkshire -18 21 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Oxfordshire +18 13 £45,000 -18.18% 2
West Sussex - 2 £53,750 -
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 351 (74.84%) SQL
2 294 (62.69%) SQL Server
3 188 (40.09%) Windows
4 175 (37.31%) Microsoft
5 149 (31.77%) T-SQL
6 138 (29.42%) Linux
7 134 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 129 (27.51%) Windows Server
9 121 (25.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 116 (24.73%) Oracle
11 100 (21.32%) Business Intelligence
12 92 (19.62%) High Availability
13 91 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
14 85 (18.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 83 (17.70%) SQL Server 2008
15 83 (17.70%) Oracle Database
16 79 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
17 76 (16.20%) Replication
18 75 (15.99%) Unix
19 74 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
20 71 (15.14%) Disaster Recovery
21 68 (14.50%) Clustering
21 68 (14.50%) .NET
22 67 (14.29%) PL/SQL
23 66 (14.07%) SQL Server 2012
24 65 (13.86%) Performance Monitoring
24 65 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
25 63 (13.43%) SQL Server 2014
26 62 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
27 60 (12.79%) PowerShell

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring 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 39 (8.32%) SharePoint
2 33 (7.04%) IIS
3 23 (4.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 19 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 17 (3.62%) Apache
6 16 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
6 16 (3.41%) Tomcat
6 16 (3.41%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.35%) MS Exchange
8 10 (2.13%) JBoss
9 9 (1.92%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
10 8 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.71%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (1.49%) SAS
12 5 (1.07%) Apache Spark
12 5 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) FastStats
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.21%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.13%) SaaS
4 7 (1.49%) PaaS
5 5 (1.07%) IaaS
6 4 (0.85%) GitHub
7 3 (0.64%) Firebase
7 3 (0.64%) Office 365
8 2 (0.43%) Boomi
8 2 (0.43%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.21%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.76%) Firewall
2 21 (4.48%) SAN
3 20 (4.26%) DNS
4 16 (3.41%) DHCP
4 16 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.77%) NAS
5 13 (2.77%) Network Security
6 12 (2.56%) SMTP
6 12 (2.56%) SNMP
7 11 (2.35%) VoIP
8 9 (1.92%) Internet
9 8 (1.71%) Kerberos
9 8 (1.71%) LAN
9 8 (1.71%) LDAP
10 6 (1.28%) HTTP
10 6 (1.28%) Intranet
10 6 (1.28%) WAN
11 5 (1.07%) VPN
12 4 (0.85%) SSH
12 4 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (62.69%) SQL Server
2 134 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 121 (25.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 85 (18.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 83 (17.70%) Oracle Database
5 83 (17.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 66 (14.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 63 (13.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 62 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
9 55 (11.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 54 (11.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 50 (10.66%) Oracle Database 12c
12 33 (7.04%) Hadoop
13 30 (6.40%) SQL Server 2016
14 29 (6.18%) Relational Database
14 29 (6.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 26 (5.54%) MySQL
16 24 (5.12%) NoSQL
17 22 (4.69%) RDBMS
18 19 (4.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (4.48%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.48%) JIRA
3 16 (3.41%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.41%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.99%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (2.56%) Eclipse
6 11 (2.35%) WinDbg
7 10 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
8 9 (1.92%) Subversion
9 5 (1.07%) Gradle
10 4 (0.85%) JUnit
10 4 (0.85%) NUnit
10 4 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.64%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.64%) JSUnit
11 3 (0.64%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.43%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.43%) Toad
General
1 42 (8.96%) Finance
2 26 (5.54%) Marketing
3 17 (3.62%) Advertising
3 17 (3.62%) Retail
4 11 (2.35%) Automotive
4 11 (2.35%) Back Office
5 9 (1.92%) Publishing
6 6 (1.28%) Music Industry
7 4 (0.85%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.64%) Games
8 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) Banking
9 2 (0.43%) Legal
9 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 220 (46.91%) DBA
2 150 (31.98%) Administrator
3 138 (29.42%) SQL DBA
4 112 (23.88%) Developer
5 62 (13.22%) SQL Server DBA
6 61 (13.01%) SQL Developer
7 48 (10.23%) Oracle DBA
8 33 (7.04%) Systems Administrator
9 26 (5.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (5.54%) Senior DBA
10 25 (5.33%) Senior Developer
11 24 (5.12%) SharePoint Administrator
12 23 (4.90%) Consultant
13 22 (4.69%) C# Developer
14 21 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 21 (4.48%) Senior SQL DBA
15 20 (4.26%) .NET Developer
16 18 (3.84%) Analyst
17 16 (3.41%) DevOps Engineer
18 15 (3.20%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (14.50%) .NET
2 31 (6.61%) Middleware
2 31 (6.61%) Web Services
3 29 (6.18%) CSS
4 26 (5.54%) ASP.NET
5 25 (5.33%) .NET Framework
6 22 (4.69%) HTML
7 21 (4.48%) XML
8 20 (4.26%) XSLT
9 19 (4.05%) Entity Framework
10 16 (3.41%) WCF
11 14 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (2.99%) Kafka
12 13 (2.77%) J2EE
13 12 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (2.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 11 (2.35%) REST
15 10 (2.13%) HTML5
15 10 (2.13%) JSON
16 9 (1.92%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 76 (16.20%) Replication
2 74 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (14.50%) Clustering
4 17 (3.62%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.92%) Blog
7 6 (1.28%) Fintech
7 6 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.07%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.07%) User Experience
8 5 (1.07%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.85%) Graphic Design
9 4 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.85%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.64%) iPad
10 3 (0.64%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.64%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 188 (40.09%) Windows
2 138 (29.42%) Linux
3 129 (27.51%) Windows Server
4 79 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (15.99%) Unix
6 37 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.71%) Android
9 6 (1.28%) AIX
9 6 (1.28%) Solaris
10 5 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.64%) CentOS
11 3 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (21.32%) Business Intelligence
2 92 (19.62%) High Availability
3 91 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (15.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 65 (13.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 57 (12.15%) ETL
7 44 (9.38%) Statistics
8 39 (8.32%) Capacity Planning
9 38 (8.10%) Data Modelling
10 35 (7.46%) Migration
11 34 (7.25%) Software Engineering
12 33 (7.04%) Database Tuning
13 30 (6.40%) DevOps
14 26 (5.54%) ITIL
15 25 (5.33%) SOA
15 25 (5.33%) TDD
16 23 (4.90%) Analytics
17 22 (4.69%) Database Security
18 21 (4.48%) Unit Testing
19 20 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 351 (74.84%) SQL
2 149 (31.77%) T-SQL
3 67 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 60 (12.79%) PowerShell
5 47 (10.02%) Java
6 43 (9.17%) C#
7 42 (8.96%) Shell Script
8 37 (7.89%) JavaScript
9 19 (4.05%) Perl
10 18 (3.84%) Python
11 13 (2.77%) C
11 13 (2.77%) VBScript
12 10 (2.13%) Korn
13 7 (1.49%) Ruby
14 6 (1.28%) C++
15 5 (1.07%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.85%) XPath
17 3 (0.64%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.43%) ABAP
18 2 (0.43%) REXX
Qualifications
1 65 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (9.17%) MCSE
3 33 (7.04%) Degree
4 21 (4.48%) Oracle Certification
5 19 (4.05%) OCP
6 17 (3.62%) MCSA
6 17 (3.62%) OCA
7 16 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (2.77%) CCNP
9 12 (2.56%) MCITP
9 12 (2.56%) MCTS
10 11 (2.35%) CCVP
10 11 (2.35%) Security Cleared
11 10 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (1.07%) CCNA
12 5 (1.07%) CCSP
12 5 (1.07%) MCP
13 4 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.85%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.64%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.69%) PCI DSS
1 22 (4.69%) QA
2 17 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.35%) SLA
4 10 (2.13%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 45 (9.59%) Oracle RAC
2 26 (5.54%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.99%) ISA Server
4 13 (2.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (1.28%) Docker
8 5 (1.07%) Firmware
8 5 (1.07%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (0.85%) HDFS
9 4 (0.85%) iptables
9 4 (0.85%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 4 (0.85%) Samba
10 3 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.64%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.64%) UAG
11 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 41 (8.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 36 (7.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 35 (7.46%) Data Guard
4 18 (3.84%) Puppet
5 13 (2.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 10 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (2.13%) Red Hat Satellite
7 9 (1.92%) logstash
7 9 (1.92%) Nagios
8 8 (1.71%) Oracle Identity Management
9 7 (1.49%) Galera Cluster
10 4 (0.85%) Cacti
10 4 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.85%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (0.85%) SCCM
11 3 (0.64%) Ansible
11 3 (0.64%) Oracle Flashback
11 3 (0.64%) SmoothWall
12 2 (0.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 175 (37.31%) Microsoft
2 116 (24.73%) Oracle
3 24 (5.12%) HP
3 24 (5.12%) Red Hat
4 17 (3.62%) Dell
4 17 (3.62%) IBM
5 16 (3.41%) Facebook
6 15 (3.20%) SolarWinds
7 11 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
7 11 (2.35%) VMware
8 10 (2.13%) Talend
9 8 (1.71%) SAP
10 6 (1.28%) Cisco
10 6 (1.28%) NetApp
10 6 (1.28%) Sun
11 5 (1.07%) LANDesk
11 5 (1.07%) Vertica
12 4 (0.85%) Percona
13 3 (0.64%) F5
13 3 (0.64%) WatchGuard
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Exceptional benefits and company cul
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Modis International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnborough
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 16 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Posted: 23 days ago