The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 87 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 52 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.05% 1.61% 2.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.59% 5.32% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 35
Average salary £37,250 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Clustering
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
789 695 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.09% 30.26% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 472 529 574
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £58,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Clustering
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Reading

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Clustering Salary Histogram in Reading

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 78 (73.58%) Windows
2 52 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 49 (46.23%) VMware
4 39 (36.79%) Active Directory
4 39 (36.79%) MS Exchange
4 39 (36.79%) Oracle
5 38 (35.85%) Citrix
6 36 (33.96%) SQL
7 35 (33.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 32 (30.19%) SharePoint
9 28 (26.42%) Linux
9 28 (26.42%) SQL Server
10 27 (25.47%) SAN
10 27 (25.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 26 (24.53%) Hyper-V
11 26 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2003
11 26 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2007
12 25 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (21.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (21.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (19.81%) Security Cleared
14 21 (19.81%) SC Cleared
14 21 (19.81%) UNIX
15 20 (18.87%) Lotus Domino
15 20 (18.87%) Change Control
16 19 (17.92%) PowerShell
17 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 18 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2000
17 18 (16.98%) Blackberry

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 39 (36.79%) MS Exchange
2 32 (30.19%) SharePoint
3 27 (25.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (18.87%) Lotus Domino
7 18 (16.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2000
8 13 (12.26%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (9.43%) IIS
10 7 (6.60%) WebSphere
11 5 (4.72%) Lync
11 5 (4.72%) Apache
12 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.47%) SAN
2 8 (7.55%) Firewall
3 6 (5.66%) DNS
4 5 (4.72%) DHCP
5 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.83%) NAS
6 2 (1.89%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.89%) Internet
6 2 (1.89%) 802.11
6 2 (1.89%) FTP
6 2 (1.89%) SSL
6 2 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.89%) Wireless
6 2 (1.89%) WPA
6 2 (1.89%) VLAN
6 2 (1.89%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.89%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.60%) DB2
3 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.89%) EDRMS
7 2 (1.89%) IDOL
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) TestDirector
2 9 (8.49%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (8.49%) WinRunner
3 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (16.04%) Russian Language
2 14 (13.21%) French Language
3 12 (11.32%) Spanish Language
4 9 (8.49%) Back Office
5 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.77%) German Language
7 2 (1.89%) Marketing
8 1 (0.94%) Finance
8 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (31.13%) Consultant
2 24 (22.64%) Technical Support
2 24 (22.64%) Support Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Technical Support Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Technical Engineer
4 16 (15.09%) Wintel Consultant
5 12 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) Analyst
6 11 (10.38%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Consultant
8 6 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Senior Test Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) SQL DBA
9 4 (3.77%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (3.77%) DBA
9 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (3.77%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.94%) Middleware
2 1 (0.94%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) Blackberry
2 10 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.55%) Replication
4 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.66%) DataPower
6 2 (1.89%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.94%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 78 (73.58%) Windows
2 28 (26.42%) Linux
3 23 (21.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (21.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (19.81%) UNIX
5 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.38%) Solaris
6 11 (10.38%) Windows XP
7 9 (8.49%) AIX
8 8 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.83%) HPUX
9 3 (2.83%) SUSE
10 2 (1.89%) VMS
10 2 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.02%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (18.87%) Change Control
3 12 (11.32%) High Availability
4 10 (9.43%) Test Automation
4 10 (9.43%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.55%) Migration
7 7 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.77%) Test Scripting
9 3 (2.83%) Change Management
10 2 (1.89%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.89%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.89%) Product Marketing
10 2 (1.89%) Performance Management
10 2 (1.89%) Data Management
10 2 (1.89%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.89%) ITIL
11 1 (0.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.96%) SQL
2 19 (17.92%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.83%) VBScript
3 3 (2.83%) VB
4 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.89%) C
5 1 (0.94%) Perl
5 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (19.81%) SC Cleared
1 21 (19.81%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.98%) MCP
3 15 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (14.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (13.21%) MCSE
5 10 (9.43%) ISEB
6 9 (8.49%) Degree
7 6 (5.66%) MCTS
7 6 (5.66%) MCITP
7 6 (5.66%) IBM Certification
8 4 (3.77%) OCA
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (2.83%) RHCE
9 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.89%) CWNA
10 2 (1.89%) CCNA
11 1 (0.94%) CCA
11 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (36.79%) Active Directory
2 26 (24.53%) Hyper-V
3 25 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 17 (16.04%) VMware ESX
6 15 (14.15%) XenApp
7 10 (9.43%) Firmware
8 7 (6.60%) Terminal Server
9 5 (4.72%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (3.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (2.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (1.89%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.89%) Nmap
12 2 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.89%) KVM
13 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.94%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (11.32%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (10.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (9.43%) Netcool
3 10 (9.43%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (7.55%) SCCM
4 8 (7.55%) Data Guard
5 7 (6.60%) NetBackup
6 6 (5.66%) WSUS
6 6 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (3.77%) ARCserve
8 3 (2.83%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 49 (46.23%) VMware
3 39 (36.79%) Oracle
4 38 (35.85%) Citrix
5 14 (13.21%) Veritas
6 10 (9.43%) McAfee
7 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.60%) EMC
8 7 (6.60%) IBM
8 7 (6.60%) HP
9 6 (5.66%) Symantec
10 5 (4.72%) Hitachi
11 4 (3.77%) Sun
12 2 (1.89%) Dell
12 2 (1.89%) Cisco
12 2 (1.89%) NetApp
12 2 (1.89%) Juniper
12 2 (1.89%) CA
12 2 (1.89%) Meridio
12 2 (1.89%) Brocade
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