The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 89 72 100
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 50 67 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.09% 2.95% 1.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.05% 10.20% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 31
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £34,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
709 657 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.62% 28.89% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 425 542 471
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Clustering
Berkshire

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 1 August 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Reading

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 74 (66.07%) Windows
2 55 (49.11%) Oracle
3 48 (42.86%) Linux
4 47 (41.96%) SAN
5 46 (41.07%) VMware
6 42 (37.50%) UNIX
7 40 (35.71%) SharePoint
8 39 (34.82%) SQL
9 37 (33.04%) Microsoft
10 33 (29.46%) Lotus Domino
11 29 (25.89%) Active Directory
12 27 (24.11%) French Language
13 26 (23.21%) Russian Language
13 26 (23.21%) MS Exchange
13 26 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
15 22 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (18.75%) Hyper-V
16 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
16 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
17 18 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (15.18%) Replication
18 17 (15.18%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (15.18%) Spanish Language
19 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
19 16 (14.29%) MCSE
20 15 (13.39%) Firmware
20 15 (13.39%) Management Information System

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 40 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 33 (29.46%) Lotus Domino
3 26 (23.21%) MS Exchange
4 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (8.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2000
8 9 (8.04%) WebSphere
9 7 (6.25%) Lync
10 5 (4.46%) IIS
11 4 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.79%) Apache
12 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 47 (41.96%) SAN
2 8 (7.14%) Firewall
3 6 (5.36%) DNS
4 5 (4.46%) DHCP
4 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.57%) NAS
6 2 (1.79%) 802.11
6 2 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.79%) Wireless
6 2 (1.79%) WPA
6 2 (1.79%) FTP
6 2 (1.79%) HTTP
6 2 (1.79%) SSL
6 2 (1.79%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.79%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.79%) VLAN
6 2 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.79%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.89%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (8.93%) DB2
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.89%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.89%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 27 (24.11%) French Language
2 26 (23.21%) Russian Language
3 17 (15.18%) Spanish Language
4 12 (10.71%) German Language
5 11 (9.82%) Back Office
5 11 (9.82%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.46%) Marketing
7 2 (1.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.89%) Retail
8 1 (0.89%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (39.29%) Technical Support
2 43 (38.39%) Support Engineer
3 38 (33.93%) Technical Support Engineer
3 38 (33.93%) Technical Engineer
4 24 (21.43%) Consultant
5 15 (13.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Consultant
7 6 (5.36%) Junior
7 6 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.46%) Server Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Server Support
9 4 (3.57%) DBA
9 4 (3.57%) Support Specialist
9 4 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (3.57%) SQL DBA
9 4 (3.57%) Technical Support Specialist
9 4 (3.57%) Server Support Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Wintel Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (2.68%) Middleware
3 2 (1.79%) JMS
4 1 (0.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Replication
2 15 (13.39%) Firmware
2 15 (13.39%) Management Information System
3 14 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.93%) Blackberry
5 8 (7.14%) DataPower
6 2 (1.79%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 74 (66.07%) Windows
2 48 (42.86%) Linux
3 42 (37.50%) UNIX
4 22 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (11.61%) Solaris
7 13 (11.61%) AIX
8 10 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (5.36%) SUSE
9 6 (5.36%) HPUX
10 2 (1.79%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.79%) VMS
10 2 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (13.39%) Infrastructure Management
2 15 (13.39%) High Availability
3 9 (8.04%) Change Control
4 7 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (5.36%) Migration
5 6 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.46%) Data Management
6 5 (4.46%) Product Marketing
6 5 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (4.46%) Business Continuity
7 4 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.68%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.79%) ITIL
9 2 (1.79%) Performance Management
9 2 (1.79%) Test Scripting
9 2 (1.79%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (1.79%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.79%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (0.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.82%) SQL
2 8 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.79%) VBScript
3 2 (1.79%) VB
3 2 (1.79%) C
3 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (15.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.29%) MCSE
3 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.39%) SC Cleared
4 14 (12.50%) Degree
5 9 (8.04%) MCITP
5 9 (8.04%) OCA
5 9 (8.04%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (7.14%) MCP
6 8 (7.14%) MCTS
7 6 (5.36%) IBM Certification
8 5 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.46%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.79%) CWNA
9 2 (1.79%) RHCE
9 2 (1.79%) CCNA
9 2 (1.79%) ISEB
9 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.89%) CCA
10 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (25.89%) Active Directory
2 21 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (8.93%) Terminal Server
5 9 (8.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (8.04%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (6.25%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.57%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (3.57%) XenApp
9 3 (2.68%) KVM
9 3 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.79%) Nmap
10 2 (1.79%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.79%) UAG
10 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) SCCM
2 13 (11.61%) Data Guard
3 9 (8.04%) WSUS
4 7 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (5.36%) Backup Exec
6 5 (4.46%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.46%) ARCserve
7 4 (3.57%) SCOM
8 3 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.79%) MOM
9 2 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.89%) Netcool
Vendors
1 55 (49.11%) Oracle
2 46 (41.07%) VMware
3 37 (33.04%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.61%) EMC
4 13 (11.61%) Citrix
5 11 (9.82%) Hitachi
6 10 (8.93%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.93%) IBM
6 10 (8.93%) Sun
7 9 (8.04%) Symantec
8 6 (5.36%) HP
9 4 (3.57%) Sybase
10 2 (1.79%) NetApp
10 2 (1.79%) Veritas
10 2 (1.79%) Juniper
10 2 (1.79%) CA
10 2 (1.79%) Cisco
10 2 (1.79%) Dell
10 2 (1.79%) Brocade
11 1 (0.89%) AppSense
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