The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 84 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 20 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.38% 2.22% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 5.62% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 14
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
Clustering
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
520 463 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.79% 39.57% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 406 325 337
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Clustering
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
3 25 (49.02%) SQL
3 25 (49.02%) T-SQL
3 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (47.06%) IIS
5 20 (39.22%) ITIL
5 20 (39.22%) PowerShell
6 19 (37.25%) SC Cleared
6 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
6 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
6 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (35.29%) VMware
7 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 18 (35.29%) Citrix
8 17 (33.33%) Symantec
8 17 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (31.37%) Forefront TMG
9 16 (31.37%) UAG
9 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (31.37%) Websense
9 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (31.37%) ISA Server
9 16 (31.37%) Cisco
9 16 (31.37%) MCSA
10 15 (29.41%) .NET

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 24 (47.06%) IIS
2 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Kerberos
1 6 (11.76%) Internet
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
3 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (3.92%) SSL
4 2 (3.92%) SAN
5 1 (1.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (21.57%) RDBMS
4 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
5 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Introscope
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Analyst
2 17 (33.33%) DBA
3 16 (31.37%) SQL DBA
4 11 (21.57%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.76%) Administrator
6 5 (9.80%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) Wintel Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Wintel Architect
10 1 (1.96%) Server Support
10 1 (1.96%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (1.96%) Architect
10 1 (1.96%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) RSS
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Replication
2 6 (11.76%) Wiki
3 3 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
4 2 (3.92%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Telematics
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (23.53%) UNIX
6 6 (11.76%) Linux
7 5 (9.80%) Solaris
7 5 (9.80%) AIX
8 2 (3.92%) HPUX
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) ITIL
2 14 (27.45%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (21.57%) Change Management
3 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (17.65%) High Availability
5 8 (15.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (15.69%) Incident Management
5 8 (15.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (13.73%) Change Control
7 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.88%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.92%) Time Management
9 2 (3.92%) OO
10 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) SQL
1 25 (49.02%) T-SQL
2 20 (39.22%) PowerShell
3 11 (21.57%) C#
3 11 (21.57%) VB.NET
4 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) SC Cleared
1 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (31.37%) MCSA
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
2 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (31.37%) ISA Server
3 16 (31.37%) Forefront TMG
3 16 (31.37%) UAG
4 2 (3.92%) XenApp
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
1 1 (1.96%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.96%) WSUS
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Citrix
1 18 (35.29%) VMware
2 17 (33.33%) Symantec
3 16 (31.37%) Websense
3 16 (31.37%) Cisco
4 8 (15.69%) Computacenter
5 6 (11.76%) Red Gate
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.92%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.96%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) McAfee