The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 141 122 120
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 21 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 1.35% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 3.33% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £31,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,750 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Clustering
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1008 1322 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.40% 40.59% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 672 794 637
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,994 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Clustering
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Scotland region.

Clustering Salary Trend in Scotland

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Scotland

Clustering
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -1 12 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Glasgow -18 7 £43,750 +9.37%
Inverclyde +2 1 £35,000 -
Fife - 1 £50,000 -
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) DNS
2 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 19 (43.18%) DHCP
4 15 (34.09%) VMware
5 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 13 (29.55%) Windows XP
6 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
6 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
6 13 (29.55%) Client/Server
6 13 (29.55%) Banking
6 13 (29.55%) Retail
7 12 (27.27%) Citrix
8 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (22.73%) Finance
9 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
9 10 (22.73%) Coaching
10 9 (20.45%) Java
10 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
10 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (18.18%) MCSE
11 8 (18.18%) UNIX
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 7 (15.91%) MCITP
12 7 (15.91%) SQL
12 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (13.64%) XML
13 6 (13.64%) Oracle

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.27%) SAS
5 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) DNS
2 19 (43.18%) DHCP
3 5 (11.36%) SAN
4 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (4.55%) VLAN
5 2 (4.55%) Network Security
5 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) SSL
6 1 (2.27%) BGP
6 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (9.09%) Big Data
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) OLAP
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (29.55%) Banking
1 13 (29.55%) Retail
2 10 (22.73%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Games
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
4 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.55%) Electronics
5 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Server Support
2 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (13.64%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Technician
4 5 (11.36%) DBA
5 4 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Middleware Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) XML
2 4 (9.09%) Middleware
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.55%) XSLT
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Client/Server
2 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (9.09%) Open Source
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Exalogic
4 4 (9.09%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.55%) DTV
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.55%) Replication
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows XP
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
3 8 (18.18%) UNIX
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (6.82%) Solaris
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
2 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 10 (22.73%) Coaching
3 5 (11.36%) Multithreading
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL
4 4 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.09%) SOA
4 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.09%) Functional Programming
5 2 (4.55%) Information Assurance
5 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.55%) Information Management
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security
5 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) Scala
4 2 (4.55%) XPath
4 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.55%) XQuery
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Korn
5 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.18%) MCSE
3 7 (15.91%) MCITP
4 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (2.27%) MCSA
7 1 (2.27%) CCNA
7 1 (2.27%) CCA
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.27%) CISSP
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.27%) CISM
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) XenApp
3 6 (13.64%) vSphere
3 6 (13.64%) NFS
4 2 (4.55%) Samba
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) VMware
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) Citrix
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle
5 4 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco
7 2 (4.55%) Sybase
7 2 (4.55%) SAP
8 1 (2.27%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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