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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 95 101 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 45 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.81% 1.77% 2.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.65% 5.76% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 37
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
796 695 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.93% 30.77% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 491 550 594
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £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 16 September 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Reading

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (73.27%) Windows
2 45 (44.55%) Microsoft
3 44 (43.56%) VMware
4 40 (39.60%) Oracle
5 36 (35.64%) MS Exchange
5 36 (35.64%) Active Directory
6 35 (34.65%) SQL
7 32 (31.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 31 (30.69%) Linux
8 31 (30.69%) SharePoint
8 31 (30.69%) SAN
9 28 (27.72%) Exchange Server 2010
10 27 (26.73%) Hyper-V
10 27 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2003
10 27 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (26.73%) Citrix
11 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
11 26 (25.74%) Exchange Server 2013
12 24 (23.76%) UNIX
13 23 (22.77%) Lotus Domino
13 23 (22.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (19.80%) Russian Language
14 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (17.82%) SC Cleared
16 18 (17.82%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
16 18 (17.82%) Change Control
17 17 (16.83%) French Language

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 36 (35.64%) MS Exchange
2 31 (30.69%) SharePoint
3 28 (27.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 27 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (25.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (22.77%) Lotus Domino
7 16 (15.84%) Exchange Server 2000
7 16 (15.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (8.91%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (7.92%) Lync
10 7 (6.93%) WebSphere
11 6 (5.94%) IIS
12 2 (1.98%) Apache
13 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.69%) SAN
2 8 (7.92%) Firewall
3 5 (4.95%) DNS
4 4 (3.96%) DHCP
4 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.96%) NAS
5 2 (1.98%) FTP
5 2 (1.98%) SSL
5 2 (1.98%) 802.11
5 2 (1.98%) WPA
5 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.98%) Wireless
5 2 (1.98%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.98%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.98%) VLAN
5 2 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.98%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.99%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.93%) DB2
4 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) TestDirector
2 5 (4.95%) WinRunner
2 5 (4.95%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (19.80%) Russian Language
2 17 (16.83%) French Language
3 12 (11.88%) Spanish Language
4 9 (8.91%) Back Office
5 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.96%) German Language
7 3 (2.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.99%) Retail
8 1 (0.99%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Consultant
2 28 (27.72%) Technical Support
2 28 (27.72%) Support Engineer
3 23 (22.77%) Technical Support Engineer
3 23 (22.77%) Technical Engineer
4 13 (12.87%) Wintel Consultant
4 13 (12.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Consultant
5 7 (6.93%) Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Test Analyst
6 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Consultant
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (4.95%) Server Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Architect
7 4 (3.96%) DBA
7 4 (3.96%) Server Support
7 4 (3.96%) SQL DBA
7 4 (3.96%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.99%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.99%) Middleware
2 1 (0.99%) .NET
2 1 (0.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Blackberry
2 11 (10.89%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.89%) Firmware
3 10 (9.90%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.91%) Replication
5 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.94%) DataPower
7 2 (1.98%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 74 (73.27%) Windows
2 31 (30.69%) Linux
3 24 (23.76%) UNIX
4 23 (22.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (9.90%) Solaris
8 9 (8.91%) AIX
9 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (6.93%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.97%) SUSE
10 3 (2.97%) HPUX
11 2 (1.98%) VMS
11 2 (1.98%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.68%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (17.82%) Change Control
3 13 (12.87%) High Availability
4 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (6.93%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (5.94%) Migration
6 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.94%) Test Automation
7 4 (3.96%) Test Scripting
7 4 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.97%) Data Management
8 3 (2.97%) Product Marketing
8 3 (2.97%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.98%) ITIL
9 2 (1.98%) Performance Management
10 1 (0.99%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (0.99%) Test Strategy
10 1 (0.99%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (0.99%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) SQL
2 15 (14.85%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.97%) VBScript
3 3 (2.97%) VB
4 2 (1.98%) C
4 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) SC Cleared
1 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.84%) MCP
2 16 (15.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (14.85%) MCSE
4 13 (12.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (9.90%) Degree
6 7 (6.93%) MCITP
7 6 (5.94%) ISEB
7 6 (5.94%) IBM Certification
7 6 (5.94%) MCTS
8 5 (4.95%) OCA
8 5 (4.95%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.98%) CCNA
10 2 (1.98%) RHCE
10 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.98%) CWNA
11 1 (0.99%) CCA
11 1 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (35.64%) Active Directory
2 27 (26.73%) Hyper-V
3 19 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (15.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 15 (14.85%) VMware ESX
6 13 (12.87%) XenApp
7 10 (9.90%) Terminal Server
8 5 (4.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (4.95%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (3.96%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (2.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.98%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.98%) Nmap
11 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.98%) KVM
12 1 (0.99%) XenServer
12 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.99%) NLBS
12 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (10.89%) SCCM
2 9 (8.91%) WSUS
2 9 (8.91%) Data Guard
3 8 (7.92%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (6.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (6.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (5.94%) Netcool
5 6 (5.94%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (4.95%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.95%) ARCserve
7 4 (3.96%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.98%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (44.55%) Microsoft
2 44 (43.56%) VMware
3 40 (39.60%) Oracle
4 27 (26.73%) Citrix
5 7 (6.93%) Symantec
5 7 (6.93%) Veritas
5 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.93%) EMC
5 7 (6.93%) IBM
6 6 (5.94%) HP
6 6 (5.94%) McAfee
7 5 (4.95%) Hitachi
8 4 (3.96%) Sun
9 2 (1.98%) Cisco
9 2 (1.98%) Dell
9 2 (1.98%) NetApp
9 2 (1.98%) CA
9 2 (1.98%) Juniper
9 2 (1.98%) Brocade
10 1 (0.99%) AppSense
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