The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 204 202 216
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 48 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.56% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.77% 1.46% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 61
Average salary £43,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.94% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Clustering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2712 2669 3281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.29% 38.09% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2143 2210 2756
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Clustering
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the East of England region.

Clustering Salary Trend in the East of England

Clustering
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in the East of England

Clustering
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -10 15 £45,000 -3.74% 3
Bedfordshire -11 12 £39,000 -17.89% 1
Suffolk - 10 £55,000 - 1
Essex -4 6 £35,000 -30.00%
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £43,500 -3.33%
Norfolk +1 1 £31,500 -16.00%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering.

1 83 (77.57%) SQL Server
2 81 (75.70%) Windows
3 67 (62.62%) SQL
4 60 (56.07%) Microsoft
5 48 (44.86%) VMware
6 44 (41.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 40 (37.38%) Active Directory
8 36 (33.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (33.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (32.71%) T-SQL
10 32 (29.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (28.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 29 (27.10%) SQL Server 2005
13 28 (26.17%) SAN
13 28 (26.17%) Performance Tuning
14 27 (25.23%) Hyper-V
15 24 (22.43%) Replication
15 24 (22.43%) ITIL
16 23 (21.50%) Firewall
16 23 (21.50%) Finance
16 23 (21.50%) Load Balancing
17 22 (20.56%) MCITP
17 22 (20.56%) Oracle
17 22 (20.56%) MS Excel
18 20 (18.69%) NAS
18 20 (18.69%) Windows Server 2008
19 19 (17.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 19 (17.76%) Citrix
20 18 (16.82%) Linux

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (14.95%) IIS
1 16 (14.95%) SharePoint
2 15 (14.02%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.61%) Apache
3 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (3.74%) Lync
4 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.87%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.93%) nginx
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) RiskWrite
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.74%) Office 365
3 3 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.80%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.17%) SAN
2 23 (21.50%) Firewall
3 20 (18.69%) NAS
4 14 (13.08%) LAN
4 14 (13.08%) WAN
5 12 (11.21%) DNS
6 11 (10.28%) TCP/IP
7 10 (9.35%) DHCP
8 4 (3.74%) SMS
8 4 (3.74%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (2.80%) MPLS
9 3 (2.80%) LDAP
9 3 (2.80%) VPN
9 3 (2.80%) IPv4
10 2 (1.87%) SMTP
10 2 (1.87%) SSL
10 2 (1.87%) VoIP
10 2 (1.87%) Internet
11 1 (0.93%) Junos
11 1 (0.93%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (77.57%) SQL Server
2 44 (41.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (33.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (29.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (27.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (17.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (14.95%) Oracle Database
8 15 (14.02%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (8.41%) DTS
9 9 (8.41%) RDBMS
9 9 (8.41%) Relational Database
10 8 (7.48%) MySQL
11 7 (6.54%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (1.87%) Big Data
16 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
1 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (21.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Legal
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (50.47%) DBA
2 47 (43.93%) SQL DBA
3 29 (27.10%) Administrator
4 19 (17.76%) Architect
5 18 (16.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 11 (10.28%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (8.41%) Senior DBA
7 9 (8.41%) Senior SQL DBA
7 9 (8.41%) Analyst
8 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Server Administrator
8 8 (7.48%) Security Architect
9 7 (6.54%) Junior
10 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Server Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 4 (3.74%) Junior Architect
11 4 (3.74%) Operations Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Oracle DBA
12 3 (2.80%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Middleware
2 4 (3.74%) J2EE
3 2 (1.87%) HTML
3 2 (1.87%) WSH
4 1 (0.93%) SAML
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.93%) COM
4 1 (0.93%) CSS
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) LAMP
4 1 (0.93%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.43%) Replication
2 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.74%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.80%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) Open Source
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 81 (75.70%) Windows
2 20 (18.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (16.82%) Linux
4 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.61%) UNIX
6 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.74%) Solaris
8 3 (2.80%) CentOS
8 3 (2.80%) HPUX
9 2 (1.87%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (26.17%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (22.43%) ITIL
4 23 (21.50%) Load Balancing
5 18 (16.82%) Migration
6 11 (10.28%) High Availability
7 10 (9.35%) SIEM
7 10 (9.35%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.35%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (9.35%) Identity Management
7 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.41%) Asset Management
8 9 (8.41%) Network Design
8 9 (8.41%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (8.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (8.41%) Benchmarking
8 9 (8.41%) Data Modelling
8 9 (8.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.54%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 67 (62.62%) SQL
2 35 (32.71%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.54%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.74%) Java
6 3 (2.80%) Perl
6 3 (2.80%) VBScript
7 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) C#
8 1 (0.93%) VBA
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
8 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (33.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (20.56%) MCITP
3 13 (12.15%) MCTS
4 12 (11.21%) MCSE
5 5 (4.67%) MCSA
5 5 (4.67%) CCNA
5 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.74%) Degree
6 4 (3.74%) MCP
6 4 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.80%) VCP4
7 3 (2.80%) VCP5
8 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) CCNP
9 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.93%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.93%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.93%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (37.38%) Active Directory
2 35 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (25.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.74%) XenApp
4 4 (3.74%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (2.80%) vSphere
5 3 (2.80%) Sendmail
5 3 (2.80%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.87%) NFS
7 1 (0.93%) Varnish
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) SCCM
2 4 (3.74%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.80%) Puppet
4 2 (1.87%) CFEngine
4 2 (1.87%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.93%) WSUS
5 1 (0.93%) Nagios
5 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 60 (56.07%) Microsoft
2 48 (44.86%) VMware
3 22 (20.56%) Oracle
4 19 (17.76%) Citrix
5 11 (10.28%) Red Hat
6 9 (8.41%) Red Gate
7 7 (6.54%) Cisco
7 7 (6.54%) HP
8 6 (5.61%) IBM
8 6 (5.61%) Symantec
9 4 (3.74%) JBoss
9 4 (3.74%) EnterpriseDB
10 3 (2.80%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.80%) Brocade
10 3 (2.80%) Sophos
10 3 (2.80%) Dell
11 2 (1.87%) Percona
11 2 (1.87%) Vertica
11 2 (1.87%) Nintex
12 1 (0.93%) NETGEAR
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
PULSE
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits inc. pension and 25 days holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago