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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 143 127 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -62
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 24 35 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 1.11% 3.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 3.20% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 35
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £52,300 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -
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
1286 1094 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.14% 34.84% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 837 707 667
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 £30,000 £29,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -8 15 £52,500 -6.66% 2
Glasgow -26 5 £47,000 +17.50% 1
Argyll and Bute +1 1 £53,000 -
Fife - 1 £50,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £35,000 - 1
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) DNS
3 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (40.00%) Finance
5 19 (38.00%) UNIX
6 17 (34.00%) VMware
7 16 (32.00%) Citrix
8 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (28.00%) Oracle
9 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
9 14 (28.00%) SQL
10 13 (26.00%) MCSE
10 13 (26.00%) MCITP
11 12 (24.00%) Java
11 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (22.00%) Linux
13 10 (20.00%) Middleware
14 9 (18.00%) Coaching
15 8 (16.00%) VoIP
15 8 (16.00%) DHCP
15 8 (16.00%) Replication
16 7 (14.00%) QA
16 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (14.00%) SOA
16 7 (14.00%) Internet
16 7 (14.00%) SAN

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (12.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) DNS
2 8 (16.00%) VoIP
2 8 (16.00%) DHCP
3 7 (14.00%) Internet
3 7 (14.00%) SAN
4 3 (6.00%) Firewall
4 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.00%) VLAN
5 1 (2.00%) BGP
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.00%) Big Data
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) OLAP
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Games
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 12 (24.00%) Server Support
1 12 (24.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Administrator
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Middleware Administrator
3 6 (12.00%) Designer
3 6 (12.00%) Middleware Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 4 (8.00%) SQL DBA
4 4 (8.00%) DBA
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) Middleware
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (12.00%) Web Services
2 6 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Replication
3 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (12.00%) Open Source
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle Exalogic
3 6 (12.00%) N-Tier
4 5 (10.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) UNIX
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (22.00%) Linux
6 5 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.00%) SUSE
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Coaching
2 7 (14.00%) SOA
2 7 (14.00%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (12.00%) Functional Programming
3 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.00%) Information Management
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
8 1 (2.00%) Service Management
8 1 (2.00%) Information Security
8 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) Scala
4 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) Korn
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.00%) MCSE
2 13 (26.00%) MCITP
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CISM
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.00%) MCSA
6 1 (2.00%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.00%) CCA
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CISSP
6 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (8.00%) NFS
4 3 (6.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.00%) Samba
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) VMware
3 16 (32.00%) Citrix
4 14 (28.00%) Oracle
5 5 (10.00%) Veritas
6 4 (8.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) Sybase
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Dell
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