The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 191 198
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 45 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.85% 0.87% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.98% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 37
Median salary £47,500 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.01% -1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £55,000
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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4793 4576 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.31% 88.46% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3946 3833 4370
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in the South West

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in the South West

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bristol -24 12 £48,750 -15.21% 2
Devon +12 11 £47,500 +40.74%
Gloucestershire -1 7 £52,500 +45.83%
Dorset +3 4 £39,750 +76.66% 1
Wiltshire +3 3 £38,000 -1.29% 2
Somerset -10 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Cornwall - 1 £34,000 - 1
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 63 (62.38%) SQL
2 54 (53.47%) SQL Server
3 39 (38.61%) Oracle
4 33 (32.67%) T-SQL
5 32 (31.68%) High Availability
6 30 (29.70%) Linux
7 29 (28.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (27.72%) Oracle Database
9 26 (25.74%) Windows
9 26 (25.74%) VMware
10 22 (21.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
12 20 (19.80%) Finance
13 19 (18.81%) Oracle RMAN
14 18 (17.82%) Oracle Applications
14 18 (17.82%) Scrum
15 17 (16.83%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (16.83%) Load Testing
15 17 (16.83%) SaaS
16 16 (15.84%) Oracle RAC
16 16 (15.84%) Oracle EBS
17 15 (14.85%) ISO 14001
17 15 (14.85%) ISO 9001
17 15 (14.85%) PowerShell
17 15 (14.85%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (13.86%) Unix
18 14 (13.86%) PL/SQL
18 14 (13.86%) Shell Script
18 14 (13.86%) Relational Database
19 13 (12.87%) .NET

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (6.93%) IIS
2 5 (4.95%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.96%) JBoss
4 3 (2.97%) CloudStack
4 3 (2.97%) ColdFusion
4 3 (2.97%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.99%) Apache
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (15.84%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (8.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (4.95%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) SaaS
2 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) DHCP
2 4 (3.96%) DNS
3 3 (2.97%) Firewall
4 2 (1.98%) SAN
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.99%) HTTP
5 1 (0.99%) ICMP
5 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.99%) POP3
5 1 (0.99%) SMTP
5 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (53.47%) SQL Server
2 29 (28.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (27.72%) Oracle Database
4 22 (21.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (16.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (14.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (13.86%) Relational Database
8 13 (12.87%) RDBMS
9 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (3.96%) MySQL
14 3 (2.97%) Cognos Impromptu
14 3 (2.97%) DTS
14 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.94%) TeamCity
2 5 (4.95%) Subversion
3 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.99%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.99%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.99%) Gradle
4 1 (0.99%) JIRA
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (19.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Marketing
3 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Advertising
4 2 (1.98%) Publishing
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (66.34%) DBA
2 47 (46.53%) SQL DBA
3 31 (30.69%) SQL Server DBA
4 30 (29.70%) Administrator
5 20 (19.80%) Oracle DBA
6 16 (15.84%) Senior DBA
7 15 (14.85%) Developer
8 14 (13.86%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 13 (12.87%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Specialist
11 6 (5.94%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.94%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.94%) Unix Engineer
12 4 (3.96%) DBA Manager
12 4 (3.96%) Designer
12 4 (3.96%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (3.96%) Interactive Designer
12 4 (3.96%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) .NET
2 6 (5.94%) AngularJS
2 6 (5.94%) HTML
2 6 (5.94%) Node.js
3 5 (4.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (3.96%) CSS
4 4 (3.96%) LAMP
4 4 (3.96%) Web Services
5 3 (2.97%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.97%) HTML5
5 3 (2.97%) JMS
5 3 (2.97%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (2.97%) LESS
5 3 (2.97%) Rendezvous
5 3 (2.97%) RESTful
5 3 (2.97%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.99%) Android SDK
6 1 (0.99%) React
6 1 (0.99%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.92%) Clustering
3 8 (7.92%) Replication
4 6 (5.94%) User Experience
5 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.97%) Derivative
5 3 (2.97%) Equities
5 3 (2.97%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.70%) Linux
2 26 (25.74%) Windows
3 14 (13.86%) Unix
4 10 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.93%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.94%) Solaris
7 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) Android
8 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.68%) High Availability
2 18 (17.82%) Scrum
3 17 (16.83%) Load Testing
4 12 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (10.89%) DevOps
6 10 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (9.90%) ETL
6 10 (9.90%) ITIL
7 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (8.91%) ERP
8 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.94%) Innovation Management
9 6 (5.94%) Line Management
9 6 (5.94%) Process Improvement
9 6 (5.94%) Time Management
10 5 (4.95%) Business Transformation
10 5 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (62.38%) SQL
2 33 (32.67%) T-SQL
3 15 (14.85%) PowerShell
4 14 (13.86%) PL/SQL
4 14 (13.86%) Shell Script
5 9 (8.91%) C#
6 6 (5.94%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.95%) Java
8 4 (3.96%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.97%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.97%) Python
9 3 (2.97%) Ruby
10 2 (1.98%) C
11 1 (0.99%) Erlang
11 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.94%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.98%) MCITP
5 2 (1.98%) MCSA
5 2 (1.98%) MCSE
6 1 (0.99%) CCNA
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.99%) MCP
6 1 (0.99%) MCTS
6 1 (0.99%) RHCE
6 1 (0.99%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.85%) ISO 14001
1 15 (14.85%) ISO 9001
2 8 (7.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (15.84%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.97%) vSphere
4 3 (2.97%) Xen
4 3 (2.97%) XenServer
5 1 (0.99%) iptables
5 1 (0.99%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (18.81%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (9.90%) Data Guard
3 6 (5.94%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (3.96%) Puppet
5 3 (2.97%) Ansible
5 3 (2.97%) Cobbler
5 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.97%) Perfmon
5 3 (2.97%) Salt
5 3 (2.97%) Terraform
5 3 (2.97%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.99%) Graylog
7 1 (0.99%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.99%) Nagios
7 1 (0.99%) OpenView
7 1 (0.99%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.99%) SCOM
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 39 (38.61%) Oracle
2 26 (25.74%) VMware
3 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.91%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.95%) HP
6 4 (3.96%) Veeam
7 3 (2.97%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (2.97%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco
8 2 (1.98%) RedGate
9 1 (0.99%) Infobright
9 1 (0.99%) New Relic
9 1 (0.99%) PagerDuty
9 1 (0.99%) Qualys
9 1 (0.99%) SAP
9 1 (0.99%) Splunk
9 1 (0.99%) Telerik
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
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Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Package
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