Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Performance Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Analysis over the 6 months to 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Analysis
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 586 762 878
Rank change year-on-year +176 +116 -128
Permanent jobs citing Performance Analysis 103 313 297
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 99 199 214
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £44,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £160,000 £88,000 £81,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% - +11.11%

Performance Analysis 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 45,824 126,277 150,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.40% 92.21% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37,784 99,664 119,596
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

Performance Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Performance Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analysis in the UK

Performance Analysis
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Performance Analysis.

Salary trend for Performance Analysis in the UK

Performance Analysis
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Performance Analysis over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Performance Analysis in the UK

Performance Analysis
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 28 October 2020. 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
England +172 93 £62,500 +16.28% 28
London +232 58 £61,250 -18.33% 8
UK excluding London +149 34 £65,000 +30.00% 22
East of England +104 13 £90,000 +56.52% 3
Work from Home +27 13 £60,000 -29.41% 1
South West +107 10 £41,135 -8.59% 3
South East +184 6 £51,250 -2.38% 6
Midlands +92 4 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East Midlands +91 2 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Midlands +68 2 £58,250 +22.63% 2
North of England +132 1 £57,000 +62.86% 5
North West +88 1 £57,000 +78.13% 4

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, IT jobs citing Performance Analysis 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 with a requirement for Performance Analysis.

1 39 (37.86%) Linux
1 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
2 35 (33.98%) AWS
3 34 (33.01%) Azure
4 30 (29.13%) Cisco
5 29 (28.16%) WAN
5 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (28.16%) Firewall
6 27 (26.21%) Python
7 26 (25.24%) BGP
7 26 (25.24%) Office 365
7 26 (25.24%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (25.24%) Algorithms
8 25 (24.27%) Nagios
8 25 (24.27%) MPLS
8 25 (24.27%) Mac OS X
8 25 (24.27%) Microsoft Office
8 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
9 24 (23.30%) MS Visio
9 24 (23.30%) Identity Management
9 24 (23.30%) Wi-Fi
9 24 (23.30%) Wireless
9 24 (23.30%) Puppet
9 24 (23.30%) Computer Science
9 24 (23.30%) Ansible
10 23 (22.33%) Network Monitoring
10 23 (22.33%) GCP
10 23 (22.33%) Route 53
10 23 (22.33%) Skype
10 23 (22.33%) Azure Active Directory

Performance Analysis
Co-occurring 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 23 (22.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.85%) Apache
2 5 (4.85%) IIS
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (24.27%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (23.30%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.80%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (33.98%) AWS
2 34 (33.01%) Azure
3 26 (25.24%) Office 365
4 23 (22.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (22.33%) GCP
4 23 (22.33%) Route 53
4 23 (22.33%) Slack
5 10 (9.71%) SaaS
6 6 (5.83%) Google Analytics
7 4 (3.88%) IaaS
7 4 (3.88%) Power Platform
8 3 (2.91%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.94%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (1.94%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (1.94%) GitHub
9 2 (1.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.16%) Firewall
1 29 (28.16%) WAN
2 26 (25.24%) BGP
3 25 (24.27%) MPLS
4 24 (23.30%) Wi-Fi
4 24 (23.30%) Wireless
5 23 (22.33%) DHCP
5 23 (22.33%) DNS
5 23 (22.33%) IPsec
5 23 (22.33%) LAN
5 23 (22.33%) MRTG
5 23 (22.33%) Network Security
5 23 (22.33%) OSPF
5 23 (22.33%) RIP
5 23 (22.33%) Skype
5 23 (22.33%) SNMP
5 23 (22.33%) TACACS
5 23 (22.33%) VoIP
5 23 (22.33%) VPN
5 23 (22.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.88%) Tableau
6 3 (2.91%) MySQL
6 3 (2.91%) Power BI
7 2 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.97%) DB2
8 1 (0.97%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.97%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.97%) QlikView
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) GCC
2 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.94%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.94%) CircleCI
3 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.97%) Hudson
4 1 (0.97%) JMeter
4 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Retail
3 7 (6.80%) Marketing
4 4 (3.88%) Electronics
4 4 (3.88%) Front Office
4 4 (3.88%) Games
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.91%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.94%) Legal
6 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.97%) Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (24.27%) Network Engineer
2 20 (19.42%) Analyst
3 13 (12.62%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) Java Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Compiler Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Data Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Network Specialist
10 4 (3.88%) Scala Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Compiler Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Network Specialist
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.77%) LLVM
2 7 (6.80%) REST
3 6 (5.83%) Web Services
4 5 (4.85%) JSON
5 4 (3.88%) Kafka
5 4 (3.88%) OpenGL ES
5 4 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (3.88%) Vulkan
6 3 (2.91%) GraphQL
7 2 (1.94%) .NET
7 2 (1.94%) DirectX
7 2 (1.94%) JSP
7 2 (1.94%) LAMP
7 2 (1.94%) OpenCL
7 2 (1.94%) OpenGL
7 2 (1.94%) XML
8 1 (0.97%) CSS
8 1 (0.97%) EJB
8 1 (0.97%) HTML
8 1 (0.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.24%) Algorithms
2 20 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (19.42%) Data Structures
3 12 (11.65%) Equities
4 8 (7.77%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.85%) User Experience
6 4 (3.88%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.94%) NHS
7 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) Replication
7 2 (1.94%) Social Media
8 1 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.86%) Linux
2 25 (24.27%) Mac OS X
3 11 (10.68%) Windows
4 10 (9.71%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.94%) Android
7 2 (1.94%) Unix
8 1 (0.97%) AIX
8 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.97%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.30%) Computer Science
1 24 (23.30%) Identity Management
2 23 (22.33%) B2B
2 23 (22.33%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (22.33%) Security Monitoring
3 18 (17.48%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (14.56%) ITIL
4 15 (14.56%) Software Engineering
5 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.59%) Decision-Making
5 14 (13.59%) High Availability
6 13 (12.62%) Performance Engineering
7 12 (11.65%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (11.65%) Concurrent Programming
7 12 (11.65%) Data Analysis
7 12 (11.65%) Low Latency
7 12 (11.65%) Memory Management
7 12 (11.65%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 10 (9.71%) Problem Management
8 10 (9.71%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.21%) Python
2 23 (22.33%) SQL
3 16 (15.53%) Java
4 12 (11.65%) C
4 12 (11.65%) C++
5 6 (5.83%) Scala
6 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.91%) PHP
7 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.91%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.94%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.94%) ES6
8 2 (1.94%) R
8 2 (1.94%) Ruby
9 1 (0.97%) C#
9 1 (0.97%) Elixir
9 1 (0.97%) Rust
9 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (20.39%) Degree
3 20 (19.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (16.50%) CCNA
5 16 (15.53%) Master's Degree
6 13 (12.62%) PhD
7 10 (9.71%) CCNP
7 10 (9.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.94%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.94%) MCSE
10 1 (0.97%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) GDPR
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.91%) Docker
3 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.94%) Firmware
4 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.97%) NDS
5 1 (0.97%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (25.24%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (24.27%) Nagios
3 24 (23.30%) Ansible
3 24 (23.30%) Puppet
4 3 (2.91%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.94%) Scalr
5 2 (1.94%) Terraform
6 1 (0.97%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.97%) Grafana
6 1 (0.97%) Nessus
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.97%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
2 30 (29.13%) Cisco
3 23 (22.33%) Avaya
3 23 (22.33%) Palo Alto
3 23 (22.33%) Riverbed
4 10 (9.71%) Google
5 9 (8.74%) SAP
5 9 (8.74%) VMware
6 4 (3.88%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle
8 2 (1.94%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.94%) Brocade
8 2 (1.94%) HP
8 2 (1.94%) Juniper
8 2 (1.94%) RightScale
8 2 (1.94%) Samsung
9 1 (0.97%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.97%) Aveksa
9 1 (0.97%) BeyondTrust
9 1 (0.97%) CyberArk