The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Kernel Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kernel Tuning over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel Tuning
UK
Rank 845 931 942
Rank change year-on-year +86 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Kernel Tuning 4 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.015% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.017% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 11
Median salary - £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary - £55,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +83.33%  

Kernel 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74564 90782 91624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.03% 88.50% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61277 75155 74101
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Kernel Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Kernel Tuning in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Kernel Tuning in the UK

Kernel Tuning
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kernel Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +82 4 - -
London +73 4 - -

Kernel Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Kernel Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Kernel Tuning.

1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) Splunk
2 4 (57.14%) CFEngine
2 4 (57.14%) ZABBIX
2 4 (57.14%) Bourne shell
2 4 (57.14%) C-shell
2 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Eurex
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) SUSE
2 4 (57.14%) Debian
2 4 (57.14%) ION Trading
2 4 (57.14%) Patsystems
2 4 (57.14%) GL TRADE
2 4 (57.14%) Korn
2 4 (57.14%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) Reuters
2 4 (57.14%) Bloomberg

Kernel Tuning
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Splunk Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Eurex
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Debian
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) SUSE
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bourne shell
1 4 (57.14%) C-shell
1 4 (57.14%) Korn
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) Python
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) CFEngine
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) ZABBIX
3 3 (42.86%) Cobbler
3 3 (42.86%) Linux-HA
3 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (42.86%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Bloomberg
2 4 (57.14%) CQG
2 4 (57.14%) EccoWare
2 4 (57.14%) Fidessa
2 4 (57.14%) GL TRADE
2 4 (57.14%) ION Trading
2 4 (57.14%) NYFIX
2 4 (57.14%) Patsystems
2 4 (57.14%) Reuters
2 4 (57.14%) Splunk
3 3 (42.86%) HP