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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 207 166 179
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +13
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 284 344 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.31% 1.60% 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.73% 4.39% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 199 290 297
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
7624 7836 8516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.15% 36.38% 36.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5903 6162 7303
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,025 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
(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
Berkshire -17 80 £40,000 +2.56% 6
Hampshire -24 62 £43,000 +13.90% 10
Surrey -9 56 £45,000 -2.17% 5
Buckinghamshire +5 37 £41,500 -7.77%
Kent -28 15 £54,500 +21.11%
West Sussex +8 13 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Oxfordshire -11 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Sussex - 7 £47,500 -
East Sussex -12 4 - -
Middlesex -4 1 - -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 383 (67.79%) Windows
2 264 (46.73%) Microsoft
3 262 (46.37%) SQL
4 240 (42.48%) SQL Server
5 207 (36.64%) VMware
6 186 (32.92%) Active Directory
7 162 (28.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 161 (28.50%) Oracle
9 160 (28.32%) SAN
10 143 (25.31%) Citrix
11 138 (24.42%) Security Cleared
12 136 (24.07%) MS Exchange
13 133 (23.54%) MS Excel
14 132 (23.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 123 (21.77%) Linux
16 122 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
17 108 (19.12%) Replication
18 106 (18.76%) DNS
19 104 (18.41%) Performance Tuning
20 101 (17.88%) Windows XP
21 98 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
22 97 (17.17%) Firewall
22 97 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2010
23 95 (16.81%) SQL Server 2008
24 93 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
25 91 (16.11%) SharePoint
26 87 (15.40%) Disaster Recovery
27 83 (14.69%) MCSE
27 83 (14.69%) SC Cleared
28 80 (14.16%) IIS

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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
1 136 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 97 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (16.11%) SharePoint
4 80 (14.16%) IIS
5 72 (12.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 60 (10.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 46 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 44 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 40 (7.08%) JBoss
10 37 (6.55%) Live Communications Server
11 36 (6.37%) Apache
12 28 (4.96%) SharePoint 2010
13 27 (4.78%) WebLogic
14 24 (4.25%) SharePoint Server
15 20 (3.54%) Tomcat
15 20 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2000
16 16 (2.83%) Lync
16 16 (2.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 15 (2.65%) Lotus Domino
17 15 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 133 (23.54%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) SPSS
3 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (2.12%) Maximo
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Summit
3 2 (0.35%) BASE24
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Compiere
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.06%) Office 365
3 5 (0.88%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 160 (28.32%) SAN
2 106 (18.76%) DNS
3 97 (17.17%) Firewall
4 67 (11.86%) DHCP
5 61 (10.80%) TCP/IP
6 47 (8.32%) Internet
7 41 (7.26%) NAS
8 36 (6.37%) iSCSI
9 23 (4.07%) LDAP
10 17 (3.01%) VLAN
11 14 (2.48%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (2.30%) Network Security
13 12 (2.12%) WAN
14 11 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (1.77%) Wireless
15 10 (1.77%) VoIP
15 10 (1.77%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (1.59%) LAN
17 8 (1.42%) SMTP
17 8 (1.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (42.48%) SQL Server
2 95 (16.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 80 (14.16%) MySQL
4 70 (12.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (11.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 65 (11.50%) Oracle Database
7 50 (8.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 49 (8.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 45 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 36 (6.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 32 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
13 18 (3.19%) Big Data
14 16 (2.83%) SQL Server 2000
15 15 (2.65%) EDRMS
16 14 (2.48%) MariaDB
17 12 (2.12%) Oracle ODI
17 12 (2.12%) IDOL
17 12 (2.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 9 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (3.36%) TestDirector
1 19 (3.36%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.19%) WinRunner
2 18 (3.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (2.12%) NetBeans
3 12 (2.12%) Subversion
3 12 (2.12%) Maven
3 12 (2.12%) JUnit
3 12 (2.12%) Eclipse
3 12 (2.12%) JIRA
4 10 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (1.77%) StarTeam
5 8 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.71%) Ant
8 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.53%) Hudson
8 3 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 64 (11.33%) Finance
2 23 (4.07%) Back Office
3 18 (3.19%) Banking
4 17 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.48%) Marketing
6 13 (2.30%) Retail
6 13 (2.30%) Spanish Language
7 12 (2.12%) Legal
8 11 (1.95%) French Language
9 9 (1.59%) German Language
9 9 (1.59%) Games
10 6 (1.06%) Russian Language
11 5 (0.88%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.53%) Electronics
14 2 (0.35%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Advertising
15 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 98 (17.35%) DBA
2 94 (16.64%) Support Engineer
3 86 (15.22%) Administrator
4 79 (13.98%) Developer
5 52 (9.20%) SQL DBA
6 46 (8.14%) Consultant
7 42 (7.43%) 2nd Line Support
8 40 (7.08%) Messaging Engineer
8 40 (7.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 40 (7.08%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 35 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 30 (5.31%) Oracle DBA
11 27 (4.78%) Technical Support
12 26 (4.60%) Team Leader
13 24 (4.25%) SQL Developer
13 24 (4.25%) SQL Server DBA
13 24 (4.25%) Technical Engineer
14 23 (4.07%) Senior DBA
14 23 (4.07%) Analyst
15 22 (3.89%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.43%) .NET
2 34 (6.02%) XML
3 28 (4.96%) HTML
4 27 (4.78%) CSS
5 22 (3.89%) SOAP
5 22 (3.89%) RESTful
6 20 (3.54%) JMS
6 20 (3.54%) Java EE
7 18 (3.19%) Symfony
8 13 (2.30%) EJB 3.0
8 13 (2.30%) Ajax
8 13 (2.30%) XML Schema
8 13 (2.30%) EJB
9 12 (2.12%) J2EE
9 12 (2.12%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.12%) J2SE
9 12 (2.12%) JSON
9 12 (2.12%) Spring
9 12 (2.12%) .NET Framework
9 12 (2.12%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 108 (19.12%) Replication
2 66 (11.68%) Blackberry
3 56 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.83%) Data Integration
7 14 (2.48%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.30%) Mainframe
9 11 (1.95%) HACMP
10 10 (1.77%) PKI
11 7 (1.24%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.06%) CMDB
12 6 (1.06%) EqualLogic
13 5 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.71%) Mobile Games
14 4 (0.71%) CESG
14 4 (0.71%) Kindle
15 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
15 3 (0.53%) DTV
16 2 (0.35%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 383 (67.79%) Windows
2 162 (28.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 132 (23.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 123 (21.77%) Linux
5 101 (17.88%) Windows XP
6 93 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 78 (13.81%) UNIX
8 49 (8.67%) Solaris
9 47 (8.32%) Windows 7
10 40 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 40 (7.08%) AIX
11 36 (6.37%) Windows 8
12 28 (4.96%) Windows 2000
13 26 (4.60%) Windows 2000 Server
14 18 (3.19%) CentOS
15 15 (2.65%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (1.24%) SUSE
18 6 (1.06%) Windows NT
19 4 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (18.41%) Performance Tuning
2 87 (15.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 71 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (11.86%) ITIL
5 60 (10.62%) Change Management
6 52 (9.20%) High Availability
7 48 (8.50%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (7.61%) Load Balancing
9 41 (7.26%) Capacity Planning
10 37 (6.55%) Project Management
11 33 (5.84%) Service Delivery
12 31 (5.49%) OO
13 28 (4.96%) Change Control
13 28 (4.96%) Performance Analysis
14 27 (4.78%) Incident Management
14 27 (4.78%) TOGAF
15 25 (4.42%) MVC
16 24 (4.25%) Data Analysis
16 24 (4.25%) Software Engineering
17 23 (4.07%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 262 (46.37%) SQL
2 74 (13.10%) PowerShell
3 62 (10.97%) T-SQL
4 44 (7.79%) Java
5 40 (7.08%) Shell Script
6 30 (5.31%) C#
6 30 (5.31%) Perl
6 30 (5.31%) PL/SQL
7 23 (4.07%) C++
8 20 (3.54%) PHP
9 18 (3.19%) JavaScript
9 18 (3.19%) VBScript
9 18 (3.19%) PHP5
10 12 (2.12%) Python
10 12 (2.12%) VB
11 9 (1.59%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.42%) Bourne shell
13 7 (1.24%) ActionScript 2.0
13 7 (1.24%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 138 (24.42%) Security Cleared
2 98 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (14.69%) MCSE
3 83 (14.69%) SC Cleared
4 75 (13.27%) DV Cleared
5 45 (7.96%) Degree
6 32 (5.66%) MCITP
7 29 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (4.78%) MCSA
9 23 (4.07%) MCP
10 22 (3.89%) CCNA
10 22 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (3.19%) Oracle Certification
11 18 (3.19%) ISEB
12 15 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (2.12%) OCPJP
13 12 (2.12%) OCMJD
14 9 (1.59%) OCP
15 8 (1.42%) PMP
15 8 (1.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.13%) SLA
2 9 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.35%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.35%) QA
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 186 (32.92%) Active Directory
2 122 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (13.81%) VMware ESX
4 77 (13.63%) Hyper-V
5 58 (10.27%) XenApp
6 39 (6.90%) vSphere
7 31 (5.49%) Oracle RAC
8 28 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (4.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 20 (3.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 19 (3.36%) ISA Server
12 12 (2.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 12 (2.12%) NFS
12 12 (2.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 11 (1.95%) Terminal Services
14 9 (1.59%) Veritas File System
15 7 (1.24%) Samba
15 7 (1.24%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.88%) MetaFrame
16 5 (0.88%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 44 (7.79%) NetBackup
2 40 (7.08%) Data Guard
3 26 (4.60%) SCCM
3 26 (4.60%) SCOM
3 26 (4.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 23 (4.07%) Nagios
5 22 (3.89%) McAfee ePO
6 21 (3.72%) SCVMM
6 21 (3.72%) HP Quality Center
7 19 (3.36%) Netcool
7 19 (3.36%) Puppet
8 16 (2.83%) Tivoli
9 14 (2.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 12 (2.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (1.77%) Backup Exec
11 10 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (1.59%) Control-M
13 7 (1.24%) OpenView
13 7 (1.24%) Munin
Vendors
1 264 (46.73%) Microsoft
2 207 (36.64%) VMware
3 161 (28.50%) Oracle
4 143 (25.31%) Citrix
5 79 (13.98%) HP
6 77 (13.63%) Red Hat
7 66 (11.68%) Cisco
8 64 (11.33%) Veritas
9 36 (6.37%) Sun
9 36 (6.37%) Fujitsu
10 35 (6.19%) Dell
11 33 (5.84%) IBM
12 28 (4.96%) Symantec
13 26 (4.60%) EMC
13 26 (4.60%) McAfee
14 23 (4.07%) Intel
15 21 (3.72%) Juniper
16 16 (2.83%) Meridio
17 11 (1.95%) 3PAR
18 9 (1.59%) CheckPoint
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Intapeople
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cobham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago