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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 120 81 57
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -24
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 27 56 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.19% 2.42% 4.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 6.84% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 67
Average salary £52,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
782 819 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.39% 35.39% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 521 543 614
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Reading

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
2 38 (54.29%) Oracle
3 37 (52.86%) SharePoint
4 33 (47.14%) Windows
5 32 (45.71%) SQL Server
6 29 (41.43%) Linux
7 27 (38.57%) Active Directory
7 27 (38.57%) SAN
8 26 (37.14%) VMware
9 23 (32.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (30.00%) Veritas
10 21 (30.00%) Red Hat
11 20 (28.57%) HP
11 20 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
12 19 (27.14%) Migration
12 19 (27.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 18 (25.71%) UNIX
13 18 (25.71%) SQL
14 17 (24.29%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
15 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
15 16 (22.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (20.00%) Terminal Services
17 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 37 (52.86%) SharePoint
2 14 (20.00%) IIS
3 13 (18.57%) MS Exchange
4 10 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
5 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (5.71%) Apache
7 4 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.43%) Lync
10 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.43%) Node.js
10 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.86%) SaaS
2 2 (2.86%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) SAN
2 14 (20.00%) NAS
3 13 (18.57%) DNS
4 12 (17.14%) DHCP
5 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.14%) Firewall
7 4 (5.71%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.71%) VPN
8 3 (4.29%) ATM
8 3 (4.29%) SNMP
9 1 (1.43%) SSH
9 1 (1.43%) POP3
9 1 (1.43%) SMTP
9 1 (1.43%) SSL
9 1 (1.43%) FTP
9 1 (1.43%) HTTP
9 1 (1.43%) Internet
9 1 (1.43%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (17.14%) Oracle Database
4 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.71%) IDOL
6 4 (5.71%) EDRMS
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.29%) DB2
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.43%) MySQL
8 1 (1.43%) OLTP
8 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.43%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Hudson
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Spanish Language
3 10 (14.29%) Retail
3 10 (14.29%) Billing
3 10 (14.29%) Legal
4 9 (12.86%) French Language
5 7 (10.00%) German Language
6 4 (5.71%) Banking
7 2 (2.86%) Italian Language
7 2 (2.86%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Architect
1 16 (22.86%) Consultant
2 15 (21.43%) DBA
2 15 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 13 (18.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 13 (18.57%) SQL DBA
4 12 (17.14%) Support Engineer
5 11 (15.71%) Technical Support
6 10 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Consultant
7 9 (12.86%) Senior DBA
8 8 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) Technical Support Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) Senior SQL DBA
9 7 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 7 (10.00%) Administrator
10 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.71%) Linux Support Engineer
11 4 (5.71%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (1.43%) XML
3 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.43%) RESTful
3 1 (1.43%) jQuery
3 1 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.43%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (1.43%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Replication
2 10 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 10 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.86%) Open Source
4 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.14%) Windows
2 29 (41.43%) Linux
3 20 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (25.71%) UNIX
5 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (14.29%) AIX
6 10 (14.29%) HPUX
6 10 (14.29%) Solaris
7 6 (8.57%) SUSE
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.43%) Debian
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (27.14%) Migration
3 17 (24.29%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (18.57%) Load Balancing
6 11 (15.71%) Validation
7 10 (14.29%) ITIL
7 10 (14.29%) SOA
7 10 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 10 (14.29%) Project Management
7 10 (14.29%) DoDAF
7 10 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 10 (14.29%) Business Development
7 10 (14.29%) SABSA
8 4 (5.71%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (5.71%) Change Management
9 3 (4.29%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Integration Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Change Control
10 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.71%) SQL
2 9 (12.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.29%) VBScript
4 2 (2.86%) C
4 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.43%) VB
5 1 (1.43%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared
5 11 (15.71%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (15.71%) MCSE
6 10 (14.29%) MCITP
7 8 (11.43%) DV Cleared
8 7 (10.00%) MCP
9 5 (7.14%) RHCE
10 3 (4.29%) Degree
11 1 (1.43%) SCSA
11 1 (1.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 27 (38.57%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
3 16 (22.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 10 (14.29%) vSphere
5 10 (14.29%) vCloud
6 4 (5.71%) KVM
6 4 (5.71%) XenApp
6 4 (5.71%) ISA Server
6 4 (5.71%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.43%) Firmware
9 1 (1.43%) VMFS
9 1 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 11 (15.71%) NetBackup
3 7 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (4.29%) ARCserve
5 3 (4.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.43%) Nagios
6 1 (1.43%) SCCM
6 1 (1.43%) SCOM
6 1 (1.43%) Puppet
6 1 (1.43%) Cacti
6 1 (1.43%) WSUS
6 1 (1.43%) WMI
6 1 (1.43%) Graphite
6 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.43%) SCSM
6 1 (1.43%) collectd
6 1 (1.43%) logstash
Vendors
1 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
2 38 (54.29%) Oracle
3 26 (37.14%) VMware
4 21 (30.00%) Veritas
4 21 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 20 (28.57%) HP
6 12 (17.14%) Citrix
7 10 (14.29%) Cisco
7 10 (14.29%) Juniper
7 10 (14.29%) EMC
8 7 (10.00%) Sun
9 6 (8.57%) Symantec
10 5 (7.14%) Hitachi
11 4 (5.71%) Meridio
12 3 (4.29%) Sybase
12 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.86%) Intel
13 2 (2.86%) IBM
14 1 (1.43%) Vertica
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago