The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 231 229 258
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 1330 1282 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.18% 1.23% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 3.75% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 999 1021
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37546 34232 38718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.89% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29975 28091 32949
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in England

Clustering
Salary Trend in England

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

Clustering Salary Trend in England

Clustering
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in England

Clustering
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +11 553 £50,000 -4.76% 42
South East -20 364 £42,500 +8.97% 34
Yorkshire +35 146 £50,000 +29.87% 13
East of England +23 99 £45,000 -5.26% 7
North West -40 51 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands -29 46 £38,500 -12.50%
West Midlands +9 45 £37,500 -6.25% 5
South West -68 40 £39,000 -2.50% 5
North East -15 4 £42,500 +25.00% 4
Midlands +1 1 - -
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1488 (57.65%) Windows
2 1134 (43.94%) SQL
3 1081 (41.88%) SQL Server
4 1047 (40.57%) VMware
5 1015 (39.33%) Microsoft
6 934 (36.19%) Linux
7 796 (30.84%) Active Directory
8 770 (29.83%) SAN
9 689 (26.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 667 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 615 (23.83%) Replication
12 585 (22.67%) DNS
13 549 (21.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 541 (20.96%) MS Exchange
15 529 (20.50%) Oracle
16 505 (19.57%) Citrix
17 504 (19.53%) Performance Tuning
18 494 (19.14%) SQL Server 2008
19 487 (18.87%) Finance
20 473 (18.33%) MS Excel
21 453 (17.55%) UNIX
22 423 (16.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 421 (16.31%) Microsoft Certification
24 414 (16.04%) Load Balancing
25 408 (15.81%) IIS
26 398 (15.42%) T-SQL
26 398 (15.42%) ITIL
27 396 (15.34%) Firewall
28 386 (14.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 385 (14.92%) Cisco

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 541 (20.96%) MS Exchange
2 408 (15.81%) IIS
3 281 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 274 (10.62%) Apache
5 233 (9.03%) SharePoint
6 191 (7.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 179 (6.94%) Tomcat
8 120 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 99 (3.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 96 (3.72%) WebSphere
11 95 (3.68%) WebLogic
12 91 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
13 72 (2.79%) Lync
14 47 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
15 43 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
15 43 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 41 (1.59%) OpenStack
17 40 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2000
18 39 (1.51%) SAS
19 34 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 473 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 93 (3.60%) MS Office
3 27 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.23%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.15%) MS Project
7 3 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 37 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (1.36%) Oracle Applications
3 32 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
6 12 (0.46%) Maximo
7 11 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
7 11 (0.43%) SunGard APT
7 11 (0.43%) FastVal
8 10 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
9 8 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
9 8 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.077%) BusinessWorks
12 1 (0.039%) Cognos Controller
12 1 (0.039%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.039%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.13%) SaaS
2 43 (1.67%) Office 365
3 42 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (0.93%) IaaS
7 15 (0.58%) Heroku
7 15 (0.58%) Engine Yard
8 10 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.39%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.19%) PaaS
10 3 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.12%) Route 53
11 2 (0.077%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.039%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 770 (29.83%) SAN
2 585 (22.67%) DNS
3 396 (15.34%) Firewall
4 373 (14.45%) TCP/IP
5 263 (10.19%) DHCP
6 229 (8.87%) NAS
7 224 (8.68%) Internet
8 213 (8.25%) WAN
9 196 (7.59%) VPN
10 189 (7.32%) LAN
11 122 (4.73%) HTTP
12 107 (4.15%) Cisco IOS
13 104 (4.03%) SSL
13 104 (4.03%) SMTP
14 81 (3.14%) iSCSI
14 81 (3.14%) MPLS
15 76 (2.94%) VoIP
15 76 (2.94%) VLAN
16 75 (2.91%) LDAP
17 69 (2.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1081 (41.88%) SQL Server
2 494 (19.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 423 (16.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 386 (14.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 296 (11.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 295 (11.43%) MySQL
7 259 (10.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 237 (9.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 218 (8.45%) Oracle Database
9 218 (8.45%) Relational Database
10 186 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
11 149 (5.77%) RDBMS
12 135 (5.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 114 (4.42%) Oracle Database 11g
14 100 (3.87%) NoSQL
15 88 (3.41%) MongoDB
15 88 (3.41%) DTS
15 88 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
16 75 (2.91%) SQL Server 2000
17 60 (2.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 62 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 47 (1.82%) Subversion
3 46 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (1.47%) Maven
5 35 (1.36%) Jenkins
6 28 (1.08%) Visual Studio
7 18 (0.70%) JIRA
8 15 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 14 (0.54%) Ant
10 11 (0.43%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.39%) ERwin
12 8 (0.31%) ProC
12 8 (0.31%) Toad
13 6 (0.23%) JUnit
13 6 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (0.23%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.19%) CruiseControl
14 5 (0.19%) MSI
14 5 (0.19%) NetBeans
14 5 (0.19%) JDeveloper
General
1 487 (18.87%) Finance
2 101 (3.91%) Telecoms
3 81 (3.14%) Retail
4 66 (2.56%) Banking
5 62 (2.40%) Law
6 59 (2.29%) French Language
7 58 (2.25%) Legal
8 51 (1.98%) Back Office
9 39 (1.51%) Advertising
10 36 (1.39%) Games
11 33 (1.28%) German Language
12 25 (0.97%) Marketing
13 19 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.70%) Music Industry
15 15 (0.58%) Russian Language
16 12 (0.46%) Publishing
16 12 (0.46%) Spanish Language
17 11 (0.43%) Investment Banking
18 10 (0.39%) Multimedia
19 9 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 665 (25.77%) DBA
2 530 (20.53%) Administrator
3 505 (19.57%) SQL DBA
4 269 (10.42%) SQL Server DBA
5 241 (9.34%) Systems Administrator
6 191 (7.40%) Developer
7 187 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 176 (6.82%) Support Engineer
9 175 (6.78%) Consultant
10 151 (5.85%) Architect
11 147 (5.70%) Analyst
12 137 (5.31%) Linux Administrator
13 102 (3.95%) Oracle DBA
14 99 (3.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 98 (3.80%) Server Administrator
16 95 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
17 91 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
18 82 (3.18%) Senior DBA
19 78 (3.02%) Technical Support
19 78 (3.02%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (6.97%) .NET
2 103 (3.99%) Middleware
3 86 (3.33%) J2EE
4 81 (3.14%) Web Services
5 75 (2.91%) LAMP
6 68 (2.63%) XML
7 64 (2.48%) HTML
8 56 (2.17%) CSS
9 52 (2.01%) Spring
10 47 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
11 46 (1.78%) REST
12 44 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
13 41 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
14 40 (1.55%) jQuery
15 39 (1.51%) Hibernate
16 35 (1.36%) ASP.NET
17 32 (1.24%) JMS
18 29 (1.12%) MSMQ
19 28 (1.08%) Ajax
20 26 (1.01%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 615 (23.83%) Replication
2 96 (3.72%) Blackberry
3 75 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
4 72 (2.79%) Open Source
4 72 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
5 63 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 60 (2.32%) Client/Server
7 52 (2.01%) Firmware
7 52 (2.01%) Computer Science
8 32 (1.24%) Hedge funds
8 32 (1.24%) Thin Client
8 32 (1.24%) HACMP
8 32 (1.24%) Fat Client
9 26 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 22 (0.85%) Device Driver
10 22 (0.85%) IPTV
11 20 (0.77%) EqualLogic
12 19 (0.74%) DataPower
13 15 (0.58%) Mathematics
13 15 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1488 (57.65%) Windows
2 934 (36.19%) Linux
3 667 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 549 (21.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 453 (17.55%) UNIX
6 306 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 263 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 191 (7.40%) Solaris
9 131 (5.08%) CentOS
10 127 (4.92%) AIX
11 92 (3.56%) Windows 7
12 80 (3.10%) Ubuntu
13 62 (2.40%) SUSE
14 54 (2.09%) Windows 2000
15 48 (1.86%) HPUX
16 47 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
17 42 (1.63%) Windows XP
18 35 (1.36%) Debian
19 31 (1.20%) Windows 8
20 21 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (19.53%) Performance Tuning
2 414 (16.04%) Load Balancing
3 398 (15.42%) ITIL
4 360 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 222 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
6 208 (8.06%) High Availability
7 207 (8.02%) Problem Management
8 141 (5.46%) Capacity Planning
9 133 (5.15%) E-Commerce
10 132 (5.11%) Configuration Management
11 123 (4.77%) Change Management
12 118 (4.57%) Change Control
13 115 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
14 111 (4.30%) Project Management
15 102 (3.95%) Performance Monitoring
16 101 (3.91%) Migration
17 99 (3.84%) Service Delivery
18 87 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
19 82 (3.18%) Database Security
20 80 (3.10%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1134 (43.94%) SQL
2 398 (15.42%) T-SQL
3 342 (13.25%) PowerShell
4 314 (12.17%) Perl
5 246 (9.53%) Java
6 163 (6.32%) Bash Shell
7 153 (5.93%) Shell Script
8 129 (5.00%) Python
9 98 (3.80%) Ruby
10 97 (3.76%) PHP
11 81 (3.14%) VBScript
12 67 (2.60%) JavaScript
13 63 (2.44%) C#
13 63 (2.44%) PL/SQL
14 48 (1.86%) VB.NET
15 38 (1.47%) C
16 35 (1.36%) VB
17 30 (1.16%) PHP5
18 27 (1.05%) Korn
18 27 (1.05%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 421 (16.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 304 (11.78%) MCSE
3 205 (7.94%) Degree
4 160 (6.20%) Security Cleared
5 146 (5.66%) MCITP
6 124 (4.80%) MCSA
7 104 (4.03%) SC Cleared
8 86 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 85 (3.29%) MCP
10 82 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
11 69 (2.67%) CCNA
12 68 (2.63%) MCTS
13 64 (2.48%) Oracle Certification
14 63 (2.44%) DV Cleared
15 59 (2.29%) RHCE
16 38 (1.47%) CCNP
17 34 (1.32%) OCP
18 30 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
19 22 (0.85%) CCA
20 20 (0.77%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (5.42%) SLA
2 82 (3.18%) PCI DSS
3 71 (2.75%) QA
4 33 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.19%) HL7
8 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.039%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 796 (30.84%) Active Directory
2 689 (26.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 340 (13.17%) Hyper-V
4 242 (9.38%) vSphere
5 187 (7.25%) VMware ESX
6 185 (7.17%) XenApp
7 97 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
8 95 (3.68%) Oracle RMAN
9 74 (2.87%) XenDesktop
10 71 (2.75%) XenServer
10 71 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
11 67 (2.60%) KVM
12 64 (2.48%) NFS
13 60 (2.32%) Xen
14 46 (1.78%) Terminal Services
15 45 (1.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 38 (1.47%) Sendmail
17 34 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 29 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
19 23 (0.89%) UAG
Systems Management
1 225 (8.72%) SCOM
2 214 (8.29%) Puppet
3 138 (5.35%) Opscode Chef
4 136 (5.27%) SCCM
5 135 (5.23%) Nagios
6 116 (4.49%) WSUS
7 99 (3.84%) NetBackup
8 91 (3.53%) Data Guard
9 66 (2.56%) Backup Exec
10 55 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
11 40 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 33 (1.28%) Cobbler
13 30 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 30 (1.16%) HP SIM
13 30 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 29 (1.12%) Tivoli
15 27 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
16 26 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 23 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
18 19 (0.74%) MOM
Vendors
1 1047 (40.57%) VMware
2 1015 (39.33%) Microsoft
3 529 (20.50%) Oracle
4 505 (19.57%) Citrix
5 385 (14.92%) Cisco
6 336 (13.02%) Red Hat
7 315 (12.20%) HP
8 218 (8.45%) NetApp
9 162 (6.28%) IBM
10 159 (6.16%) Symantec
11 141 (5.46%) EMC
12 126 (4.88%) Veritas
13 124 (4.80%) Dell
14 93 (3.60%) JBoss
15 88 (3.41%) Sun
16 78 (3.02%) CheckPoint
17 53 (2.05%) Intel
18 45 (1.74%) Juniper
19 43 (1.67%) SolarWinds
20 38 (1.47%) McAfee
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + 8k On call
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Droitwich, Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits/bonus/high % Pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k & Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North East
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k & Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package.
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + substantial bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The 100 Company
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago