The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 59 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 12 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.85% 0.78% 1.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.67% 2.01% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 10
Average salary £57,500 £42,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.90% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,300 £46,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Slough region.

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
257 249 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.66% 39.03% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 199 182 181
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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Salary Trend in Slough

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Slough

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Slough region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 13 (86.67%) Risk Analysis
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (60.00%) DHCP
3 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) WSUS
3 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (60.00%) vSphere
3 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) HP
4 8 (53.33%) SLA
4 8 (53.33%) IBM
5 7 (46.67%) Dell
5 7 (46.67%) Unix
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (46.67%) Coaching
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) Database Security
6 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Server Support
4 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Support
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Wintel Support
6 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Server Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Wintel Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (20.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 3 (20.00%) Symmetrix
4 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Risk Analysis
2 12 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 7 (46.67%) Coaching
4 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
5 6 (40.00%) Database Security
5 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (40.00%) Line Management
5 6 (40.00%) Time Management
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (20.00%) Database Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) vSphere
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
7 1 (6.67%) XenApp
7 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) WSUS
2 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) IBM
4 7 (46.67%) Dell
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) NetApp
6 5 (33.33%) Symantec
6 5 (33.33%) Veritas
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
8 3 (20.00%) EMC
9 1 (6.67%) Cisco
9 1 (6.67%) Citrix