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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 184 178 156
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 333 348 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 1.47% 1.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.40% 3.98% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 243 262 312
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
7576 8741 8081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.34% 36.93% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5853 6822 6529
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Hampshire +13 100 £44,500 +4.70% 6
Surrey +43 64 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Berkshire -42 54 £50,000 +23.45% 3
Buckinghamshire -38 31 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Oxfordshire +36 29 £60,000 +42.01% 1
Kent +4 21 £60,000 +26.31% 1
West Sussex -1 20 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Middlesex +9 7 £47,500 +7.95%
East Sussex -11 5 £45,000 -
Home Counties +2 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 £75,000 -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 331 (53.30%) Windows
2 322 (51.85%) SQL Server
3 289 (46.54%) Microsoft
4 276 (44.44%) SQL
5 191 (30.76%) VMware
6 171 (27.54%) Active Directory
7 161 (25.93%) Linux
8 148 (23.83%) Oracle
9 141 (22.71%) MS Excel
10 138 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
11 137 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 135 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 134 (21.58%) SAN
14 132 (21.26%) Replication
14 132 (21.26%) Load Balancing
15 131 (21.10%) SharePoint
16 128 (20.61%) T-SQL
17 116 (18.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 115 (18.52%) Security Cleared
19 111 (17.87%) Windows Server 2003
20 109 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
21 106 (17.07%) UNIX
22 103 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
22 103 (16.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 98 (15.78%) DNS
23 98 (15.78%) HP
24 97 (15.62%) Disaster Recovery
24 97 (15.62%) MS Exchange
25 95 (15.30%) Citrix
25 95 (15.30%) .NET

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 131 (21.10%) SharePoint
2 97 (15.62%) MS Exchange
3 87 (14.01%) IIS
4 54 (8.70%) Apache
4 54 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 52 (8.37%) Lync
6 45 (7.25%) BizTalk Server
7 42 (6.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 33 (5.31%) Tomcat
9 32 (5.15%) WebLogic
10 31 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 30 (4.83%) JBoss
12 23 (3.70%) Live Communications Server
13 22 (3.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 20 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2007
15 19 (3.06%) WebSphere
16 17 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
17 16 (2.58%) MS Project Server
18 14 (2.25%) Lotus Domino
19 13 (2.09%) GlassFish
Applications
1 141 (22.71%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.19%) MS Office
3 10 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.97%) Maximo
1 6 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.48%) BASE24
2 3 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.29%) Office 365
3 4 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.48%) SaaS
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.32%) PaaS
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 134 (21.58%) SAN
2 98 (15.78%) DNS
3 91 (14.65%) TCP/IP
4 83 (13.37%) Firewall
5 68 (10.95%) DHCP
6 46 (7.41%) Internet
7 43 (6.92%) HTTP
8 42 (6.76%) SMTP
9 36 (5.80%) NAS
10 32 (5.15%) WAN
11 31 (4.99%) LAN
12 29 (4.67%) LDAP
13 25 (4.03%) VoIP
14 15 (2.42%) HSRP
15 12 (1.93%) VLAN
16 9 (1.45%) VPN
17 7 (1.13%) SSL
17 7 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
18 6 (0.97%) OSPF
18 6 (0.97%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 135 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 116 (18.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 103 (16.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 84 (13.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 73 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 55 (8.86%) MySQL
9 44 (7.09%) Oracle Database
10 40 (6.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 38 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 35 (5.64%) RDBMS
12 35 (5.64%) Relational Database
13 27 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 21 (3.38%) SQL Server 2000
15 20 (3.22%) MariaDB
16 17 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (2.09%) NoSQL
17 13 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
18 11 (1.77%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (2.09%) Eclipse
1 13 (2.09%) JUnit
1 13 (2.09%) NetBeans
1 13 (2.09%) Maven
1 13 (2.09%) JIRA
2 11 (1.77%) Hudson
3 10 (1.61%) Selenium
3 10 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.45%) StarTeam
4 9 (1.45%) Subversion
4 9 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (1.13%) ProC
6 6 (0.97%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.64%) WinRunner
8 4 (0.64%) TestDirector
8 4 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.16%) Introscope
9 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
General
1 86 (13.85%) Finance
2 29 (4.67%) Retail
3 24 (3.86%) Banking
4 22 (3.54%) Back Office
5 20 (3.22%) Spanish Language
6 15 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.09%) French Language
8 12 (1.93%) Games
9 11 (1.77%) German Language
9 11 (1.77%) Legal
10 10 (1.61%) Billing
11 7 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Publishing
12 2 (0.32%) Marketing
12 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 168 (27.05%) DBA
2 129 (20.77%) SQL DBA
3 98 (15.78%) Support Engineer
4 95 (15.30%) Developer
5 92 (14.81%) Administrator
6 88 (14.17%) SQL Server DBA
7 54 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 40 (6.44%) BizTalk Developer
9 35 (5.64%) Senior DBA
10 34 (5.48%) Technical Support
11 30 (4.83%) Consultant
11 30 (4.83%) Senior SQL DBA
12 28 (4.51%) Architect
13 27 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
13 27 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
13 27 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
13 27 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
14 24 (3.86%) Team Leader
15 23 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
16 22 (3.54%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (15.30%) .NET
2 53 (8.53%) JMS
3 43 (6.92%) .NET Framework
4 40 (6.44%) WCF
5 39 (6.28%) EDIFACT
5 39 (6.28%) EDI
5 39 (6.28%) Entity Framework
6 32 (5.15%) XML
7 31 (4.99%) jQuery
8 28 (4.51%) Web Services
9 25 (4.03%) HTML
10 19 (3.06%) RESTful
11 18 (2.90%) SOAP
12 17 (2.74%) Middleware
13 14 (2.25%) Spring
13 14 (2.25%) XML Schema
14 13 (2.09%) Ajax
14 13 (2.09%) Dojo
14 13 (2.09%) Java EE
14 13 (2.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 132 (21.26%) Replication
2 60 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 29 (4.67%) Blackberry
5 18 (2.90%) PKI
6 16 (2.58%) Mainframe
7 13 (2.09%) HACMP
8 10 (1.61%) Wiki
8 10 (1.61%) N-Tier
8 10 (1.61%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.29%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.29%) Social Network
10 7 (1.13%) EqualLogic
10 7 (1.13%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.81%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.81%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.64%) BBC
12 4 (0.64%) Mobile Games
12 4 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 331 (53.30%) Windows
2 161 (25.93%) Linux
3 137 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 111 (17.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 106 (17.07%) UNIX
6 73 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 68 (10.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 51 (8.21%) Solaris
10 49 (7.89%) AIX
11 29 (4.67%) Windows 7
12 27 (4.35%) Windows 2000
13 17 (2.74%) CentOS
14 16 (2.58%) HPUX
15 15 (2.42%) Windows 2000 Server
15 15 (2.42%) Windows Vista
15 15 (2.42%) Windows 8
16 10 (1.61%) Ubuntu
17 7 (1.13%) SUSE
18 6 (0.97%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 132 (21.26%) Load Balancing
3 103 (16.59%) Business Intelligence
4 97 (15.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 81 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (12.08%) Capacity Planning
7 66 (10.63%) Project Management
8 65 (10.47%) ITIL
9 59 (9.50%) High Availability
10 53 (8.53%) Change Management
11 44 (7.09%) Business Continuity
12 39 (6.28%) MVC
12 39 (6.28%) Web Application Development
13 38 (6.12%) Migration
14 37 (5.96%) Performance Analysis
15 35 (5.64%) SOA
16 30 (4.83%) Service Delivery
16 30 (4.83%) Release Management
17 29 (4.67%) Data Protection
18 27 (4.35%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 276 (44.44%) SQL
2 128 (20.61%) T-SQL
3 77 (12.40%) PowerShell
4 62 (9.98%) Shell Script
5 55 (8.86%) Java
6 54 (8.70%) C#
7 39 (6.28%) ActionScript 2.0
7 39 (6.28%) ActionScript
8 27 (4.35%) Perl
9 23 (3.70%) C++
10 21 (3.38%) VB
11 16 (2.58%) Python
12 15 (2.42%) VBScript
12 15 (2.42%) JavaScript
13 14 (2.25%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.93%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.45%) C
16 6 (0.97%) PHP
17 5 (0.81%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.16%) sed
Qualifications
1 115 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 80 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 66 (10.63%) SC Cleared
4 62 (9.98%) MCSE
5 60 (9.66%) DV Cleared
6 41 (6.60%) Degree
7 38 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (5.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (4.83%) MCP
10 26 (4.19%) CCNA
10 26 (4.19%) MCITP
11 25 (4.03%) CCNP
12 21 (3.38%) MCSA
13 18 (2.90%) RHCE
14 15 (2.42%) CCDP
15 13 (2.09%) OCPJP
15 13 (2.09%) OCMJD
16 10 (1.61%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
17 8 (1.29%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.48%) SLA
2 13 (2.09%) QA
3 10 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.61%) COBIT
4 7 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.48%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 171 (27.54%) Active Directory
2 109 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (12.56%) Hyper-V
4 64 (10.31%) VMware ESX
5 38 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
6 35 (5.64%) vSphere
7 34 (5.48%) XenApp
8 30 (4.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 27 (4.35%) ISA Server
10 21 (3.38%) Terminal Services
11 13 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (2.09%) NFS
11 13 (2.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 10 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (1.61%) vCloud
13 9 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (1.29%) UAG
15 6 (0.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 4 (0.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 43 (6.92%) NetBackup
2 33 (5.31%) SCCM
3 24 (3.86%) Nagios
4 23 (3.70%) SCOM
5 20 (3.22%) Backup Exec
6 19 (3.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 17 (2.74%) ARCserve
8 14 (2.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 14 (2.25%) WSUS
8 14 (2.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 13 (2.09%) Puppet
9 13 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (1.93%) SCSM
10 12 (1.93%) Data Guard
11 11 (1.77%) Control-M
12 9 (1.45%) Tivoli
13 8 (1.29%) OpenView
13 8 (1.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 7 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 7 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 289 (46.54%) Microsoft
2 191 (30.76%) VMware
3 148 (23.83%) Oracle
4 98 (15.78%) HP
5 95 (15.30%) Citrix
6 92 (14.81%) Cisco
7 79 (12.72%) Red Hat
8 50 (8.05%) Veritas
9 40 (6.44%) Symantec
10 33 (5.31%) Dell
11 32 (5.15%) Juniper
11 32 (5.15%) Sun
12 31 (4.99%) Fujitsu
13 27 (4.35%) Lumension
14 26 (4.19%) EMC
15 19 (3.06%) IBM
16 17 (2.74%) 3PAR
17 16 (2.58%) CheckPoint
18 15 (2.42%) NetApp
18 15 (2.42%) Borland
Wokingham, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Resource Solutions - Visa
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Staines
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago