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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 215 201 156
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -45
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 262 295 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.26% 1.31% 1.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.23% 3.49% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 208 213 301
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
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
8120 8462 7705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.07% 37.64% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6523 6399 6278
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +50 118 £45,000 - 9
Berkshire -37 43 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 29 £44,250 -11.50% 2
Hampshire -34 27 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Oxfordshire +8 16 £37,500 +27.11%
East Sussex +24 15 £42,000 +5.00%
West Sussex - 7 £57,500 -
Kent -8 5 £42,500 -32.00% 2
Sussex - 1 - - 2
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 332 (56.66%) SQL Server
2 299 (51.02%) Windows
3 288 (49.15%) Microsoft
4 287 (48.98%) SQL
5 189 (32.25%) VMware
6 183 (31.23%) Linux
7 181 (30.89%) Load Balancing
8 176 (30.03%) Performance Tuning
9 159 (27.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 150 (25.60%) Active Directory
11 144 (24.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 138 (23.55%) VMware Infrastructure
13 131 (22.35%) SAN
14 129 (22.01%) Cisco
15 128 (21.84%) DNS
16 124 (21.16%) Oracle
17 114 (19.45%) Replication
18 111 (18.94%) IIS
19 109 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
20 108 (18.43%) Windows Server 2012
21 106 (18.09%) SharePoint
22 105 (17.92%) MS Exchange
23 102 (17.41%) Citrix
23 102 (17.41%) .NET
23 102 (17.41%) SQL Server 2012
23 102 (17.41%) Hyper-V
24 101 (17.24%) T-SQL
25 99 (16.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 97 (16.55%) Symantec
27 96 (16.38%) HP

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 111 (18.94%) IIS
2 106 (18.09%) SharePoint
3 105 (17.92%) MS Exchange
4 93 (15.87%) Lync
5 92 (15.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 61 (10.41%) BizTalk Server
7 44 (7.51%) WebLogic
8 32 (5.46%) Apache
9 28 (4.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 28 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (4.61%) Tomcat
11 23 (3.92%) JBoss
12 21 (3.58%) WebSphere
13 17 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2000
15 9 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
16 6 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 5 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 94 (16.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.88%) MS Office
3 7 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (3.58%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.68%) Maximo
2 4 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.44%) Office 365
2 19 (3.24%) SaaS
3 17 (2.90%) PaaS
4 15 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.68%) Symantec.cloud
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 131 (22.35%) SAN
2 128 (21.84%) DNS
3 95 (16.21%) Firewall
4 94 (16.04%) DHCP
5 67 (11.43%) TCP/IP
6 65 (11.09%) SMTP
7 64 (10.92%) HTTP
8 53 (9.04%) NAS
9 52 (8.87%) WAN
10 45 (7.68%) LAN
10 45 (7.68%) Internet
11 42 (7.17%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (5.97%) VPN
13 29 (4.95%) Skype
14 27 (4.61%) VoIP
15 25 (4.27%) VLAN
16 21 (3.58%) Unified Communications
17 20 (3.41%) iSCSI
18 15 (2.56%) HSRP
19 14 (2.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (56.66%) SQL Server
2 159 (27.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (17.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 99 (16.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 86 (14.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 71 (12.12%) Oracle Database
7 60 (10.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 46 (7.85%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (7.34%) MySQL
9 43 (7.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 36 (6.14%) Relational Database
11 32 (5.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 31 (5.29%) RDBMS
13 27 (4.61%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (2.39%) SQL CLR
14 14 (2.39%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (1.88%) SQL Server 2000
15 11 (1.88%) OLTP
15 11 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (1.88%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (3.41%) JIRA
2 9 (1.54%) ProC
3 8 (1.37%) Toad
4 7 (1.19%) Selenium
5 6 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.02%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.02%) Hudson
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.34%) JUnit
7 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.34%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.34%) Subversion
7 2 (0.34%) Maven
7 2 (0.34%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.17%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.17%) Xdebug
General
1 71 (12.12%) Finance
2 25 (4.27%) Banking
3 18 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.05%) Retail
4 12 (2.05%) Back Office
5 9 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.19%) Legal
6 7 (1.19%) Billing
7 5 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.68%) Advertising
9 3 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.34%) Marketing
10 2 (0.34%) French Language
10 2 (0.34%) German Language
10 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 174 (29.69%) DBA
2 109 (18.60%) Administrator
3 108 (18.43%) SQL DBA
4 83 (14.16%) Developer
5 81 (13.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 61 (10.41%) BizTalk Developer
7 54 (9.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 53 (9.04%) Systems Administrator
9 47 (8.02%) Support Engineer
10 35 (5.97%) Architect
11 31 (5.29%) Analyst
11 31 (5.29%) Oracle DBA
12 26 (4.44%) Senior DBA
13 24 (4.10%) Team Leader
14 23 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 18 (3.07%) Linux Engineer
16 17 (2.90%) Consultant
17 16 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
17 16 (2.73%) Technical Architect
18 15 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (17.41%) .NET
2 65 (11.09%) JMS
3 62 (10.58%) .NET Framework
3 62 (10.58%) jQuery
4 61 (10.41%) Entity Framework
4 61 (10.41%) WCF
4 61 (10.41%) EDIFACT
4 61 (10.41%) EDI
5 33 (5.63%) Web Services
6 27 (4.61%) Middleware
7 26 (4.44%) XML
8 19 (3.24%) SOAP
9 18 (3.07%) Oracle Fusion
9 18 (3.07%) RESTful
10 17 (2.90%) XML Schema
11 16 (2.73%) Java EE
11 16 (2.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 15 (2.56%) J2EE
13 13 (2.22%) Spring
14 11 (1.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 114 (19.45%) Replication
2 61 (10.41%) Data Centre
3 56 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (6.14%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.41%) EqualLogic
6 16 (2.73%) Data Integration
6 16 (2.73%) Public Cloud
7 15 (2.56%) Blackberry
7 15 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.05%) PKI
9 10 (1.71%) Wiki
10 9 (1.54%) EMC VNX
11 7 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.19%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.19%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.19%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.02%) EMC VMAX
13 4 (0.68%) Social Media
13 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 299 (51.02%) Windows
2 183 (31.23%) Linux
3 144 (24.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 108 (18.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 94 (16.04%) UNIX
6 70 (11.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (8.87%) Windows 7
8 44 (7.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (4.78%) Solaris
10 19 (3.24%) Windows XP
11 18 (3.07%) AIX
12 12 (2.05%) Windows 2000
13 10 (1.71%) HPUX
13 10 (1.71%) CentOS
14 9 (1.54%) Debian
15 6 (1.02%) SUSE
16 4 (0.68%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (30.89%) Load Balancing
2 176 (30.03%) Performance Tuning
3 93 (15.87%) ITIL
4 74 (12.63%) High Availability
5 68 (11.60%) Migration
6 62 (10.58%) MVC
7 61 (10.41%) Business Intelligence
8 59 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (9.39%) Business Continuity
9 55 (9.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 53 (9.04%) Performance Monitoring
11 51 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
12 47 (8.02%) Change Management
13 40 (6.83%) Network Load Balancing
14 35 (5.97%) ETL
15 34 (5.80%) Project Management
16 32 (5.46%) Technical Architecture
17 29 (4.95%) Problem Management
18 23 (3.92%) SOA
19 21 (3.58%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 287 (48.98%) SQL
2 101 (17.24%) T-SQL
3 85 (14.51%) PowerShell
4 73 (12.46%) C#
5 61 (10.41%) ActionScript 2.0
5 61 (10.41%) ActionScript
6 42 (7.17%) Java
7 35 (5.97%) VBScript
8 28 (4.78%) C
9 22 (3.75%) PL/SQL
9 22 (3.75%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.56%) VB
10 15 (2.56%) Perl
11 11 (1.88%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.71%) JavaScript
13 8 (1.37%) C++
14 4 (0.68%) AWK
14 4 (0.68%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.51%) sed
15 3 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 109 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (13.14%) MCSE
3 69 (11.77%) Security Cleared
4 61 (10.41%) MCP
5 58 (9.90%) MCSA
6 55 (9.39%) MCITP
7 45 (7.68%) Degree
8 43 (7.34%) SC Cleared
9 37 (6.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 27 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (2.90%) CCNP
12 15 (2.56%) CCDP
13 14 (2.39%) CCNA
14 10 (1.71%) RHCE
15 9 (1.54%) DV Cleared
16 8 (1.37%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (1.37%) IBM AIX Certification
17 7 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
18 4 (0.68%) CITP
19 3 (0.51%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.00%) SLA
2 29 (4.95%) QA
3 7 (1.19%) COBIT
4 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 150 (25.60%) Active Directory
2 138 (23.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (17.41%) Hyper-V
4 47 (8.02%) VMware ESX
5 29 (4.95%) Oracle RAC
5 29 (4.95%) UAG
6 25 (4.27%) Forefront TMG
7 24 (4.10%) vSphere
7 24 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (4.10%) ISA Server
8 22 (3.75%) XenApp
9 19 (3.24%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (2.39%) Terminal Services
11 13 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 11 (1.88%) Firmware
13 9 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (1.54%) vCloud
14 8 (1.37%) NFS
15 6 (1.02%) SRDF
15 6 (1.02%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 93 (15.87%) SCCM
2 80 (13.65%) SCOM
3 52 (8.87%) WSUS
4 45 (7.68%) Backup Exec
5 18 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
5 18 (3.07%) Nagios
6 17 (2.90%) NetBackup
7 16 (2.73%) Hyperic
7 16 (2.73%) ARCserve
8 14 (2.39%) Data Guard
9 12 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 12 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 10 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 10 (1.71%) SCSM
11 8 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (1.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 8 (1.37%) Tivoli
12 7 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 288 (49.15%) Microsoft
2 189 (32.25%) VMware
3 129 (22.01%) Cisco
4 124 (21.16%) Oracle
5 102 (17.41%) Citrix
6 97 (16.55%) Symantec
7 96 (16.38%) HP
8 53 (9.04%) Red Hat
9 41 (7.00%) NetApp
10 38 (6.48%) Dell
11 34 (5.80%) EMC
12 23 (3.92%) SolarWinds
13 21 (3.58%) Websense
14 18 (3.07%) Sun
15 17 (2.90%) Veritas
15 17 (2.90%) IBM
15 17 (2.90%) Dell Compellent
16 14 (2.39%) Vertica
17 13 (2.22%) Sophos
17 13 (2.22%) CommVault
Surrey
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £38k - 42k per year + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston, Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Kingston, Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 days ago
High Wycombe
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago