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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 124 141 115
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 27 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.93% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.36% 2.61% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £46,519
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1142 1341 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.65% 35.79% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 673 834 632
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 13 £33,000 -
Glasgow 0 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Aberdeen +14 1 £35,000 -
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 24 (53.33%) DNS
4 22 (48.89%) Banking
5 19 (42.22%) Windows XP
5 19 (42.22%) DHCP
6 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 14 (31.11%) SQL
8 13 (28.89%) Client/Server
8 13 (28.89%) Retail
8 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
8 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
8 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
8 13 (28.89%) Coaching
9 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (26.67%) VMware
9 12 (26.67%) SAN
10 11 (24.44%) Finance
10 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (22.22%) Replication
11 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.00%) HTML
13 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
13 8 (17.78%) UNIX
13 8 (17.78%) XML
13 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
13 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
13 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (53.33%) DNS
2 19 (42.22%) DHCP
3 12 (26.67%) SAN
4 6 (13.33%) NAS
5 4 (8.89%) SSL
6 3 (6.67%) Firewall
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security
7 1 (2.22%) VPN
7 1 (2.22%) LAN
7 1 (2.22%) WLAN
7 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (13.33%) Sybase ASE
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 22 (48.89%) Banking
2 13 (28.89%) Retail
3 11 (24.44%) Finance
4 5 (11.11%) Law
5 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Electronics
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) Back Office
6 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DBA
2 8 (17.78%) Desktop Technician
3 5 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.44%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Team Leader
7 1 (2.22%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) XML
3 6 (13.33%) CGI
4 3 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (4.44%) XSLT
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) Spring
6 1 (2.22%) Java EE
6 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.22%) Middleware
6 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.22%) JSP
6 1 (2.22%) Servlets
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) J2SE
6 1 (2.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Client/Server
2 10 (22.22%) Replication
3 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.67%) iSeries
4 2 (4.44%) DTV
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.22%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows XP
3 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (17.78%) UNIX
6 7 (15.56%) Linux
7 6 (13.33%) Windows NT
8 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (6.67%) zOS
10 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
1 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
1 13 (28.89%) Coaching
2 6 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
2 6 (13.33%) Database Mirroring
2 6 (13.33%) Web Development
2 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (13.33%) Validation
2 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
2 6 (13.33%) Release Management
3 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.22%) MVC
5 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
2 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.33%) VBScript
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) XQuery
4 2 (4.44%) XPath
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) MCITP
1 5 (11.11%) MCSE
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) XenApp
3 4 (8.89%) vSphere
4 2 (4.44%) NFS
5 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.22%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) VMware
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) Sybase
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco
6 3 (6.67%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.22%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) Intel
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) Apple
8 1 (2.22%) McAfee
8 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL