The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 75 67
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 6 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.08% 0.97% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.19% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 16
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £43,400 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 495 589 640
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 88.87% 81.24% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 456 560 515
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 £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (63.64%) Clustering
4 7 (63.64%) High Availability
5 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (45.45%) Database Security
7 4 (36.36%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 4 (36.36%) Windows
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
9 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (18.18%) Replication
9 2 (18.18%) Marketing
10 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (9.09%) Time Management
10 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) DBA
2 8 (72.73%) SQL DBA
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (27.27%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) High Availability
2 5 (45.45%) Database Security
3 4 (36.36%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Audit
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) VMware