The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 91 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.99% 0.49% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.77% 1.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.99%
Clustering
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
361 302 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.88% 36.65% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 292 271 270
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Clustering
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Cheltenham - 6 £47,500 -
Gloucester -10 1 £40,000 -
Clustering
South West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 22 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
3 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
4 16 (66.67%) SAN
5 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
7 13 (54.17%) Citrix
7 13 (54.17%) SCCM
8 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (45.83%) IIS
9 11 (45.83%) MS Office
10 10 (41.67%) vSphere
11 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
11 9 (37.50%) Symantec
11 9 (37.50%) VMware ESX
12 8 (33.33%) Replication
12 8 (33.33%) Linux
12 8 (33.33%) MySQL
12 8 (33.33%) High Availability
12 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
13 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
13 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
13 7 (29.17%) Firewall

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (45.83%) IIS
4 6 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
4 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Lync
7 2 (8.33%) Apache
8 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 6 (25.00%) Internet
3 6 (25.00%) NAS
4 5 (20.83%) Wireless
4 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 5 (20.83%) DNS
4 5 (20.83%) SMTP
5 4 (16.67%) VLAN
6 3 (12.50%) Network Security
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) VoIP
6 3 (12.50%) DHCP
6 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (12.50%) IPv4
7 2 (8.33%) SNMP
7 2 (8.33%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) MPLS
7 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 5 (20.83%) Advertising
2 3 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) PDA
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 8 (33.33%) High Availability
2 6 (25.00%) Change Control
2 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
2 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (12.50%) Line Management
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) CCA
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (41.67%) vSphere
4 9 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 4 (16.67%) XenApp
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (12.50%) Terminal Services
7 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
7 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) Hyperic
3 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 2 (8.33%) vMotion
4 2 (8.33%) SCOM
4 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
5 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
5 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) Citrix
4 9 (37.50%) Symantec
5 6 (25.00%) NetApp
5 6 (25.00%) HP
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 3 (12.50%) Dell
8 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (8.33%) Websense
8 2 (8.33%) Veeam