The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 97 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 9 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% 1.28% 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 3.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
Clustering
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
552 578 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.20% 38.95% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 352 370 281
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Clustering
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) UNIX
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Data Guard
4 7 (58.33%) Banking
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Solaris
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (41.67%) Retail
6 5 (41.67%) HACMP
6 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (41.67%) Change Management
6 5 (41.67%) AIX
6 5 (41.67%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 2 (16.67%) iSeries
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
8 2 (16.67%) Replication
8 2 (16.67%) zOS
8 2 (16.67%) SSL
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (8.33%) Active Directory

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) AIX Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) HACMP
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) iSeries
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (41.67%) AIX
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Korn
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft