The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 192 200 142
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -58
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 304 308 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.46% 1.36% 1.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 3.64% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 248 232 369
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
Clustering
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7891 8459 8242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.98% 37.26% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6219 6525 6741
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Clustering
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Clustering Salary Trend in the South East

Clustering
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in the South East

Clustering
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Surrey +61 124 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Berkshire -27 50 £42,500 -10.52% 9
Buckinghamshire 0 37 £50,000 -
Hampshire -54 36 £42,500 +0.59% 2
East Sussex +27 19 £42,000 -18.04% 1
Oxfordshire +25 15 £62,500 +51.51% 1
West Sussex +13 13 £42,500 -22.72%
Middlesex +4 4 £47,500 +43.93%
Kent +3 4 £41,250 -2.94%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 361 (56.32%) SQL Server
2 320 (49.92%) Windows
3 312 (48.67%) Microsoft
4 306 (47.74%) SQL
5 198 (30.89%) Linux
6 185 (28.86%) VMware
7 184 (28.71%) Load Balancing
8 183 (28.55%) Performance Tuning
9 167 (26.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 163 (25.43%) Active Directory
11 148 (23.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 138 (21.53%) Oracle
13 134 (20.90%) SAN
14 129 (20.12%) DNS
15 128 (19.97%) VMware Infrastructure
16 127 (19.81%) T-SQL
17 126 (19.66%) Replication
18 123 (19.19%) SharePoint
19 118 (18.41%) Cisco
20 117 (18.25%) .NET
20 117 (18.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 116 (18.10%) MS Excel
22 115 (17.94%) MS Exchange
23 111 (17.32%) IIS
24 104 (16.22%) HP
24 104 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 101 (15.76%) UNIX
25 101 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
26 99 (15.44%) Hyper-V
27 96 (14.98%) Citrix

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 123 (19.19%) SharePoint
2 115 (17.94%) MS Exchange
3 111 (17.32%) IIS
4 87 (13.57%) Lync
5 84 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 64 (9.98%) BizTalk Server
7 47 (7.33%) WebLogic
8 38 (5.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 37 (5.77%) Apache
10 31 (4.84%) Tomcat
11 27 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 26 (4.06%) JBoss
13 21 (3.28%) WebSphere
14 20 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2003
15 13 (2.03%) Office Communications Server
16 10 (1.56%) Live Communications Server
16 10 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
17 9 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2000
17 9 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 116 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.12%) MS Office
3 10 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (2.96%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.78%) Maximo
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
1 18 (2.81%) Office 365
2 17 (2.65%) SaaS
3 14 (2.18%) PaaS
4 4 (0.62%) Symantec.cloud
5 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 134 (20.90%) SAN
2 129 (20.12%) DNS
3 93 (14.51%) Firewall
4 89 (13.88%) DHCP
5 80 (12.48%) TCP/IP
6 70 (10.92%) SMTP
7 67 (10.45%) HTTP
8 58 (9.05%) WAN
9 51 (7.96%) LAN
10 50 (7.80%) NAS
11 48 (7.49%) Internet
12 35 (5.46%) VPN
13 30 (4.68%) VoIP
13 30 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (4.21%) VLAN
15 21 (3.28%) iSCSI
16 19 (2.96%) Skype
17 17 (2.65%) HSRP
18 15 (2.34%) LDAP
19 11 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (56.32%) SQL Server
2 167 (26.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 117 (18.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 104 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 94 (14.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 79 (12.32%) Oracle Database
7 73 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 51 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (7.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 47 (7.33%) Relational Database
11 44 (6.86%) RDBMS
12 38 (5.93%) MySQL
13 33 (5.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 33 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
14 18 (2.81%) SQL Server 2000
15 15 (2.34%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (2.18%) Amazon RDS
17 13 (2.03%) SAP BI
18 12 (1.87%) SQL CLR
19 10 (1.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 20 (3.12%) JIRA
2 14 (2.18%) ProC
3 7 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.09%) Selenium
3 7 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.09%) Hudson
4 6 (0.94%) Toad
5 4 (0.62%) Maven
5 4 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.62%) JUnit
5 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.62%) NetBeans
6 3 (0.47%) Subversion
6 3 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.47%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.16%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.16%) PHPUnit
General
1 88 (13.73%) Finance
2 29 (4.52%) Banking
3 18 (2.81%) Retail
4 17 (2.65%) Back Office
4 17 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.56%) Legal
5 10 (1.56%) Billing
6 9 (1.40%) French Language
6 9 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.25%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.09%) German Language
9 5 (0.78%) Advertising
10 2 (0.31%) Publishing
10 2 (0.31%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Marketing
11 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 202 (31.51%) DBA
2 130 (20.28%) SQL DBA
3 118 (18.41%) Administrator
4 98 (15.29%) SQL Server DBA
5 93 (14.51%) Developer
6 64 (9.98%) BizTalk Developer
7 62 (9.67%) Support Engineer
8 56 (8.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 48 (7.49%) Systems Administrator
10 35 (5.46%) Oracle DBA
11 34 (5.30%) Architect
12 31 (4.84%) Senior DBA
13 27 (4.21%) Analyst
14 25 (3.90%) Team Leader
15 23 (3.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 23 (3.59%) Server Administrator
15 23 (3.59%) Linux Engineer
16 21 (3.28%) Consultant
17 20 (3.12%) Technical Architect
18 19 (2.96%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (18.25%) .NET
2 70 (10.92%) JMS
3 69 (10.76%) .NET Framework
4 66 (10.30%) jQuery
5 64 (9.98%) EDIFACT
5 64 (9.98%) EDI
5 64 (9.98%) WCF
5 64 (9.98%) Entity Framework
6 32 (4.99%) Middleware
7 31 (4.84%) Web Services
7 31 (4.84%) XML
8 20 (3.12%) RESTful
9 19 (2.96%) Oracle Fusion
9 19 (2.96%) SOAP
10 17 (2.65%) XML Schema
11 16 (2.50%) Java EE
11 16 (2.50%) J2EE
12 14 (2.18%) HTML
12 14 (2.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 12 (1.87%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 126 (19.66%) Replication
2 78 (12.17%) Data Centre
3 56 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.59%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.28%) Blackberry
7 18 (2.81%) EqualLogic
8 15 (2.34%) PKI
9 14 (2.18%) Public Cloud
10 13 (2.03%) Data Integration
11 10 (1.56%) Wiki
11 10 (1.56%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.56%) Fat Client
11 10 (1.56%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.56%) Thin Client
12 7 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.62%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.62%) HACMP
14 4 (0.62%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 320 (49.92%) Windows
2 198 (30.89%) Linux
3 148 (23.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 101 (15.76%) UNIX
5 96 (14.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 77 (12.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 60 (9.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (7.33%) Windows 7
9 39 (6.08%) Solaris
10 35 (5.46%) Windows XP
11 32 (4.99%) AIX
12 17 (2.65%) HPUX
12 17 (2.65%) Windows 2000
13 10 (1.56%) SUSE
13 10 (1.56%) CentOS
14 8 (1.25%) Debian
15 5 (0.78%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.62%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.47%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.16%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (28.71%) Load Balancing
2 183 (28.55%) Performance Tuning
3 86 (13.42%) ITIL
3 86 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
4 83 (12.95%) High Availability
5 69 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
7 65 (10.14%) MVC
8 63 (9.83%) Migration
9 62 (9.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 58 (9.05%) Business Continuity
11 57 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
12 49 (7.64%) Change Management
13 38 (5.93%) Project Management
14 33 (5.15%) ETL
15 32 (4.99%) Network Load Balancing
16 31 (4.84%) SOA
17 30 (4.68%) Problem Management
18 29 (4.52%) Technical Architecture
18 29 (4.52%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 306 (47.74%) SQL
2 127 (19.81%) T-SQL
3 79 (12.32%) C#
4 78 (12.17%) PowerShell
5 64 (9.98%) ActionScript 2.0
5 64 (9.98%) ActionScript
6 51 (7.96%) Java
7 39 (6.08%) Shell Script
8 37 (5.77%) VBScript
9 30 (4.68%) PL/SQL
10 26 (4.06%) C
11 19 (2.96%) Perl
11 19 (2.96%) VB
12 15 (2.34%) VB.NET
13 13 (2.03%) JavaScript
14 10 (1.56%) C++
15 5 (0.78%) Python
16 4 (0.62%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.47%) AWK
18 2 (0.31%) sed
Qualifications
1 101 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 82 (12.79%) Security Cleared
3 68 (10.61%) MCSE
4 54 (8.42%) SC Cleared
5 52 (8.11%) MCP
6 47 (7.33%) Degree
7 46 (7.18%) MCITP
7 46 (7.18%) MCSA
8 42 (6.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 36 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (3.59%) CCNP
11 22 (3.43%) CCNA
12 20 (3.12%) DV Cleared
13 17 (2.65%) CCDP
14 15 (2.34%) RHCE
15 11 (1.72%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (1.40%) IBM AIX Certification
17 8 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
18 5 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
19 4 (0.62%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.49%) SLA
2 32 (4.99%) QA
3 10 (1.56%) COBIT
4 6 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 163 (25.43%) Active Directory
2 128 (19.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (15.44%) Hyper-V
4 55 (8.58%) VMware ESX
5 32 (4.99%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (4.37%) vSphere
6 28 (4.37%) Oracle RAC
7 27 (4.21%) XenApp
7 27 (4.21%) UAG
8 23 (3.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 22 (3.43%) Forefront TMG
10 21 (3.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 21 (3.28%) ISA Server
11 16 (2.50%) Terminal Services
12 11 (1.72%) vCloud
13 8 (1.25%) NFS
14 7 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 5 (0.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 4 (0.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 80 (12.48%) SCCM
2 61 (9.52%) SCOM
3 45 (7.02%) WSUS
4 39 (6.08%) Backup Exec
5 26 (4.06%) Oracle RMAN
6 22 (3.43%) NetBackup
6 22 (3.43%) Nagios
7 20 (3.12%) Data Guard
8 19 (2.96%) ARCserve
9 15 (2.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 14 (2.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 14 (2.18%) SCSM
11 12 (1.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 10 (1.56%) Hyperic
12 10 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 9 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
14 8 (1.25%) Tivoli
14 8 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 8 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 6 (0.94%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 312 (48.67%) Microsoft
2 185 (28.86%) VMware
3 138 (21.53%) Oracle
4 118 (18.41%) Cisco
5 104 (16.22%) HP
6 96 (14.98%) Citrix
7 83 (12.95%) Symantec
8 68 (10.61%) Red Hat
9 45 (7.02%) Dell
10 41 (6.40%) NetApp
11 40 (6.24%) EMC
12 29 (4.52%) Sun
13 24 (3.74%) Veritas
14 21 (3.28%) Dell Compellent
15 19 (2.96%) SolarWinds
16 18 (2.81%) Websense
16 18 (2.81%) IBM
17 17 (2.65%) Sophos
18 16 (2.50%) Lumension
18 16 (2.50%) SAP
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% Bonus, 23 Days Holiday, Heal
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago