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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 94 81 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -26
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 43 60 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.85% 2.68% 4.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.48% 7.68% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 78
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,700 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £69,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,149 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +4.17%
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
784 781 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.81% 34.93% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 533 578 558
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,000 £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 26 February 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Reading

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 64 (62.75%) Windows
2 56 (54.90%) Microsoft
3 52 (50.98%) SharePoint
4 47 (46.08%) Citrix
5 45 (44.12%) SQL
6 44 (43.14%) VMware
7 41 (40.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 41 (40.20%) Oracle
7 41 (40.20%) Active Directory
8 37 (36.27%) Veritas
9 36 (35.29%) SQL Server
10 34 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 31 (30.39%) MS Exchange
12 26 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (25.49%) SC Cleared
12 26 (25.49%) PowerShell
13 25 (24.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (24.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (21.57%) NetBackup
16 21 (20.59%) IIS
16 21 (20.59%) UNIX
16 21 (20.59%) SAN
17 19 (18.63%) Hyper-V
18 18 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
19 17 (16.67%) Linux
20 16 (15.69%) Apache
20 16 (15.69%) Spanish Language

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 52 (50.98%) SharePoint
2 31 (30.39%) MS Exchange
3 21 (20.59%) IIS
4 16 (15.69%) Apache
5 15 (14.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (13.73%) SharePoint Server
6 14 (13.73%) Lotus Domino
6 14 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2000
7 13 (12.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.98%) Lync
10 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.59%) SAN
2 12 (11.76%) DNS
3 9 (8.82%) Internet
4 6 (5.88%) NAS
5 5 (4.90%) DHCP
6 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.94%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.98%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (24.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (13.73%) EDRMS
5 14 (13.73%) IDOL
6 10 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.96%) MySQL
9 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.98%) MS Access
9 1 (0.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) TestDirector
2 13 (12.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (12.75%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (15.69%) Spanish Language
2 12 (11.76%) French Language
3 10 (9.80%) German Language
4 4 (3.92%) Finance
4 4 (3.92%) Retail
5 3 (2.94%) Billing
5 3 (2.94%) Legal
6 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.98%) Back Office
7 1 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.98%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.98%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (30.39%) Consultant
2 18 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
2 18 (17.65%) SQL Server Consultant
3 16 (15.69%) Support Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) Technical Support
5 14 (13.73%) DBA
6 13 (12.75%) SQL Server DBA
6 13 (12.75%) SQL DBA
7 12 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
7 12 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
8 11 (10.78%) Wintel Consultant
9 9 (8.82%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
9 9 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (7.84%) Architect
10 8 (7.84%) Analyst
10 8 (7.84%) Test Analyst
10 8 (7.84%) Technical Architect
10 8 (7.84%) Senior DBA
10 8 (7.84%) Senior SQL Server DBA
10 8 (7.84%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.98%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Blackberry
2 9 (8.82%) Replication
3 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.94%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 64 (62.75%) Windows
2 25 (24.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (20.59%) UNIX
4 17 (16.67%) Linux
5 14 (13.73%) Windows XP
6 13 (12.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (8.82%) Solaris
9 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (6.86%) AIX
10 7 (6.86%) HPUX
11 4 (3.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (13.73%) Change Management
4 14 (13.73%) Test Automation
4 14 (13.73%) Migration
5 12 (11.76%) Change Control
6 8 (7.84%) Test Scripting
7 3 (2.94%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.94%) SABSA
7 3 (2.94%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.94%) TOGAF
7 3 (2.94%) DoDAF
7 3 (2.94%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.94%) Business Development
7 3 (2.94%) Project Management
7 3 (2.94%) Validation
7 3 (2.94%) ITIL
7 3 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (44.12%) SQL
2 26 (25.49%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.96%) Perl
3 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.98%) VBScript
4 1 (0.98%) VB
4 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 26 (25.49%) SC Cleared
3 18 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (14.71%) DV Cleared
5 14 (13.73%) MCP
6 13 (12.75%) ISEB
7 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (7.84%) MCSE
9 6 (5.88%) RHCE
9 6 (5.88%) MCITP
9 6 (5.88%) ISTQB
10 3 (2.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.94%) VCP4
11 1 (0.98%) MCSA
11 1 (0.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) COBIT
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (40.20%) Active Directory
2 24 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.63%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.73%) XenApp
4 14 (13.73%) ISA Server
5 12 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (6.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (5.88%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.92%) KVM
9 3 (2.94%) vSphere
9 3 (2.94%) vCloud
10 2 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.98%) Firmware
11 1 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 22 (21.57%) NetBackup
2 14 (13.73%) Netcool
2 14 (13.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (13.73%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (13.73%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (4.90%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.94%) ARCserve
6 3 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 56 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 47 (46.08%) Citrix
3 44 (43.14%) VMware
4 41 (40.20%) Oracle
5 37 (36.27%) Veritas
6 14 (13.73%) Meridio
6 14 (13.73%) McAfee
7 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
8 11 (10.78%) HP
9 8 (7.84%) EMC
10 5 (4.90%) Sun
11 4 (3.92%) Hitachi
12 3 (2.94%) Cisco
12 3 (2.94%) Symantec
12 3 (2.94%) Juniper
13 2 (1.96%) Sybase
14 1 (0.98%) IBM
14 1 (0.98%) Intel
14 1 (0.98%) Fujitsu
14 1 (0.98%) Red Gate
Reading, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Pension Plan, Insurance Group, Income Protection, Bonus, +++
Posted: 15 days ago