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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 99 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 48 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.86% 1.87% 2.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.15% 5.91% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 43
Average salary £38,750 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
780 795 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.15% 31.65% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 478 591 611
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 £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Reading

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 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 (79.59%) Windows
2 47 (47.96%) Microsoft
3 46 (46.94%) VMware
4 45 (45.92%) Citrix
5 41 (41.84%) Active Directory
5 41 (41.84%) MS Exchange
6 37 (37.76%) SQL
7 29 (29.59%) Oracle
8 28 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (27.55%) SharePoint
10 26 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (25.51%) Security Cleared
11 25 (25.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2013
12 24 (24.49%) Hyper-V
12 24 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
12 24 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
13 23 (23.47%) Linux
13 23 (23.47%) SQL Server
14 22 (22.45%) Veritas
14 22 (22.45%) PowerShell
14 22 (22.45%) SC Cleared
14 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (20.41%) SAN
16 19 (19.39%) Change Control
17 18 (18.37%) UNIX
18 17 (17.35%) Blackberry
18 17 (17.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 17 (17.35%) MCP

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 41 (41.84%) MS Exchange
2 27 (27.55%) SharePoint
3 25 (25.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (17.35%) SharePoint Server
5 17 (17.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2000
6 14 (14.29%) IIS
6 14 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
7 9 (9.18%) Apache
8 7 (7.14%) WebSphere
9 6 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (4.08%) Lync
11 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
12 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.41%) SAN
2 8 (8.16%) DNS
2 8 (8.16%) Firewall
3 5 (5.10%) DHCP
4 4 (4.08%) Internet
5 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.04%) 802.11
6 2 (2.04%) FTP
6 2 (2.04%) SSL
6 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.04%) Wireless
6 2 (2.04%) WPA
6 2 (2.04%) VLAN
6 2 (2.04%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.04%) NAS
6 2 (2.04%) tcpdump
6 2 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.02%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.14%) DB2
4 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.10%) EDRMS
4 5 (5.10%) IDOL
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.04%) MySQL
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.02%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) TestDirector
2 13 (13.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (13.27%) WinRunner
3 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (12.24%) French Language
1 12 (12.24%) Russian Language
2 9 (9.18%) Spanish Language
3 7 (7.14%) Back Office
4 6 (6.12%) German Language
5 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.04%) Finance
6 2 (2.04%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (29.59%) Consultant
2 18 (18.37%) Technical Support
2 18 (18.37%) Support Engineer
3 15 (15.31%) Wintel Consultant
4 14 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Analyst
5 12 (12.24%) Test Analyst
6 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
10 4 (4.08%) Tester
11 3 (3.06%) Architect
11 3 (3.06%) Server Support
11 3 (3.06%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.02%) Middleware
2 1 (1.02%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.12%) Replication
4 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.12%) DataPower
5 2 (2.04%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 78 (79.59%) Windows
2 26 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (23.47%) Linux
4 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (18.37%) UNIX
6 15 (15.31%) Windows XP
7 14 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (12.24%) Solaris
9 9 (9.18%) AIX
9 9 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.06%) HPUX
10 3 (3.06%) SUSE
11 2 (2.04%) VMS
11 2 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (19.39%) Change Control
3 14 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 9 (9.18%) High Availability
4 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.16%) Test Scripting
6 7 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (6.12%) Change Management
8 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.10%) Migration
9 2 (2.04%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.04%) Operations Management
9 2 (2.04%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.04%) ITIL
9 2 (2.04%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.02%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.02%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.02%) Product Marketing
10 1 (1.02%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) SQL
2 22 (22.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.04%) VBScript
3 2 (2.04%) VB
3 2 (2.04%) C
3 2 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (25.51%) Security Cleared
2 22 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 17 (17.35%) MCP
4 14 (14.29%) ISEB
4 14 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (9.18%) MCSE
7 6 (6.12%) IBM Certification
7 6 (6.12%) MCITP
7 6 (6.12%) Degree
8 5 (5.10%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.08%) RHCE
10 3 (3.06%) ISTQB
11 2 (2.04%) CWNA
11 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (2.04%) CCNA
12 1 (1.02%) CCA
12 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (1.02%) OCA
12 1 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (41.84%) Active Directory
2 26 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (24.49%) Hyper-V
4 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 16 (16.33%) VMware ESX
6 15 (15.31%) XenApp
7 7 (7.14%) Firmware
8 6 (6.12%) Terminal Server
9 5 (5.10%) ISA Server
10 4 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (3.06%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (2.04%) Nmap
12 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (2.04%) KVM
13 1 (1.02%) XenServer
13 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
13 1 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (16.33%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (15.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (14.29%) Netcool
3 14 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (10.20%) NetBackup
5 7 (7.14%) SCCM
6 5 (5.10%) Data Guard
6 5 (5.10%) WSUS
6 5 (5.10%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (3.06%) ARCserve
7 3 (3.06%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (47.96%) Microsoft
2 46 (46.94%) VMware
3 45 (45.92%) Citrix
4 29 (29.59%) Oracle
5 22 (22.45%) Veritas
6 14 (14.29%) McAfee
7 9 (9.18%) Red Hat
8 7 (7.14%) HP
8 7 (7.14%) IBM
8 7 (7.14%) EMC
9 5 (5.10%) Symantec
9 5 (5.10%) Hitachi
9 5 (5.10%) Meridio
10 4 (4.08%) Sun
11 2 (2.04%) Sybase
11 2 (2.04%) Cisco
11 2 (2.04%) Dell
11 2 (2.04%) NetApp
11 2 (2.04%) Juniper
11 2 (2.04%) CA
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Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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