Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 104 119
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 14 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.93% 0.49% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.53% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 19
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £29,080 £30,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £51,750 £45,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,331 1,318 1,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.09% 91.66% 90.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,115 1,161 1,752
South Wales median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,470 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,650 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in South Wales

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in South Wales

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in South Wales

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Cardiff -3 8 £42,500 +30.77%
Bridgend - 4 £35,250 -
Newport - 1 £38,300 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £50,000 -
Performance Tuning
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 8 (57.14%) Degree
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (50.00%) PKI
3 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 6 (42.86%) Automotive
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) MCSA
3 6 (42.86%) DHCP
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) Patch Management
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Office 365
4 5 (35.71%) SCOM
4 5 (35.71%) SCOrch
4 5 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (35.71%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DHCP
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LSMW
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (42.86%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) BAPI
1 1 (7.14%) EDI
1 1 (7.14%) IDoc
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BSP
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (7.14%) WCF
1 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Patch Management
2 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) ISMS
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Storage Management
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) ABAP
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) MCSA
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
1 5 (35.71%) SCOrch
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) SAP