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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 82 59 126
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +67
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 62 91 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.44% 4.21% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.95% 14.29% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 44 74 14
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -13.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £46,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
780 637 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.73% 29.46% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 539 480 491
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 16 April 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Reading

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 80 (60.15%) Linux
2 76 (57.14%) UNIX
2 76 (57.14%) Windows
3 74 (55.64%) SAN
4 64 (48.12%) Oracle
5 58 (43.61%) VMware
6 53 (39.85%) SQL
7 51 (38.35%) French Language
8 47 (35.34%) SharePoint
9 43 (32.33%) Lotus Domino
10 33 (24.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 32 (24.06%) German Language
12 31 (23.31%) Replication
12 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
13 29 (21.80%) Sun
14 28 (21.05%) Active Directory
14 28 (21.05%) Solaris
14 28 (21.05%) AIX
15 27 (20.30%) Red Hat
16 25 (18.80%) Hitachi
16 25 (18.80%) EMC
16 25 (18.80%) MS Exchange
17 24 (18.05%) SQL Server
18 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
18 21 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (15.79%) Hyper-V
19 20 (15.04%) SUSE
19 20 (15.04%) HPUX
20 17 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2007
20 17 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2010

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 47 (35.34%) SharePoint
2 43 (32.33%) Lotus Domino
3 25 (18.80%) MS Exchange
4 17 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (6.77%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (6.77%) WebSphere
8 7 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (5.26%) Lync
8 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (4.51%) IIS
10 3 (2.26%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (55.64%) SAN
2 10 (7.52%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.77%) HTTP
4 7 (5.26%) DHCP
4 7 (5.26%) DNS
5 4 (3.01%) NAS
5 4 (3.01%) LDAP
6 3 (2.26%) SSL
7 2 (1.50%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.75%) Multicast
8 1 (0.75%) Internet
8 1 (0.75%) Firewall
8 1 (0.75%) FTP
8 1 (0.75%) VPN
8 1 (0.75%) LAN
8 1 (0.75%) WAN
8 1 (0.75%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.75%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (6.77%) DB2
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.26%) OLTP
5 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.50%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.50%) MySQL
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) JIRA
General
1 51 (38.35%) French Language
2 32 (24.06%) German Language
3 14 (10.53%) Russian Language
4 9 (6.77%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.77%) Finance
4 9 (6.77%) Spanish Language
5 8 (6.02%) Italian Language
6 6 (4.51%) Back Office
7 5 (3.76%) Legal
8 3 (2.26%) Marketing
9 2 (1.50%) Banking
9 2 (1.50%) Law
10 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (53.38%) Technical Support
2 60 (45.11%) Support Engineer
3 53 (39.85%) Technical Support Engineer
3 53 (39.85%) Technical Engineer
4 23 (17.29%) Consultant
5 16 (12.03%) Support Specialist
6 15 (11.28%) Technical Specialist
6 15 (11.28%) Technical Support Specialist
7 10 (7.52%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (6.02%) Administrator
8 8 (6.02%) SQL DBA
8 8 (6.02%) DBA
9 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Consultant
9 6 (4.51%) Middleware Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Support Consultant
10 5 (3.76%) Junior
10 5 (3.76%) Technical Support Consultant
10 5 (3.76%) Senior SQL DBA
10 5 (3.76%) Senior DBA
11 4 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) Middleware
2 9 (6.77%) JMS
3 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.50%) Web Services
3 2 (1.50%) .NET
3 2 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.75%) J2EE
4 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.31%) Replication
2 9 (6.77%) DataPower
3 7 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.26%) Firmware
3 7 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.26%) HACMP
5 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.50%) PKI
6 2 (1.50%) IPTV
6 2 (1.50%) Wiki
6 2 (1.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 80 (60.15%) Linux
2 76 (57.14%) UNIX
2 76 (57.14%) Windows
3 28 (21.05%) Solaris
3 28 (21.05%) AIX
4 21 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (15.04%) SUSE
5 20 (15.04%) HPUX
6 14 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.50%) CentOS
8 2 (1.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (5.26%) High Availability
3 7 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (3.76%) Migration
5 4 (3.01%) Data Management
5 4 (3.01%) Change Control
5 4 (3.01%) ITIL
5 4 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (2.26%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.26%) Change Management
6 3 (2.26%) Data Protection
6 3 (2.26%) Product Marketing
6 3 (2.26%) Load Balancing
7 2 (1.50%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (1.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 53 (39.85%) SQL
2 5 (3.76%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.01%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.01%) Perl
4 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.75%) C
5 1 (0.75%) Java
5 1 (0.75%) VBScript
5 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.77%) MCSE
2 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.02%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.02%) Degree
4 8 (6.02%) MCTS
4 8 (6.02%) MCITP
5 7 (5.26%) OCA
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (4.51%) MCP
7 5 (3.76%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) CCA
8 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.75%) RHCE
8 1 (0.75%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.75%) MCSA
8 1 (0.75%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.75%) SCSA
8 1 (0.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 28 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 15 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (8.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (4.51%) Terminal Server
6 6 (4.51%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.76%) XenApp
7 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (3.01%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.26%) PowerHA
9 3 (2.26%) Xen
10 2 (1.50%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.50%) UAG
10 2 (1.50%) vSphere
11 1 (0.75%) KVM
11 1 (0.75%) XenServer
11 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (9.77%) SCCM
2 8 (6.02%) WSUS
2 8 (6.02%) SCOM
3 7 (5.26%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.76%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.76%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.01%) ARCserve
5 4 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.50%) Puppet
6 2 (1.50%) MOM
6 2 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 64 (48.12%) Oracle
2 58 (43.61%) VMware
3 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
4 29 (21.80%) Sun
5 27 (20.30%) Red Hat
6 25 (18.80%) Hitachi
6 25 (18.80%) EMC
7 10 (7.52%) IBM
8 8 (6.02%) Sybase
9 6 (4.51%) Citrix
9 6 (4.51%) Symantec
10 5 (3.76%) Veritas
11 3 (2.26%) Lotus
12 2 (1.50%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.75%) AppSense
13 1 (0.75%) Ab Initio
13 1 (0.75%) Cisco
13 1 (0.75%) HP
13 1 (0.75%) Dell
13 1 (0.75%) NetApp
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