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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 195 147 150
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +3
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 291 372 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 1.75% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.30% 6.04% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 209 308 360
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
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
6761 6157 6996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.96% 28.97% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 4983 5878
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 93 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Hampshire -32 89 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Surrey -10 76 £45,000 - 9
Buckinghamshire +5 24 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Oxfordshire -33 9 £39,750 -11.66% 3
East Sussex -35 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Middlesex -3 5 £33,000 -58.75%
Kent -14 3 £48,500 -11.81%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 396 (64.39%) Windows
2 312 (50.73%) SQL
3 294 (47.80%) SQL Server
4 240 (39.02%) Oracle
5 235 (38.21%) Microsoft
6 192 (31.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 178 (28.94%) VMware
8 164 (26.67%) SAN
9 160 (26.02%) Linux
10 158 (25.69%) Active Directory
11 148 (24.07%) Replication
12 144 (23.41%) MS Excel
13 137 (22.28%) Performance Tuning
14 127 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
15 119 (19.35%) MS Exchange
16 113 (18.37%) Oracle Database
17 107 (17.40%) ITIL
18 104 (16.91%) Citrix
19 102 (16.59%) DNS
20 101 (16.42%) Disaster Recovery
21 100 (16.26%) T-SQL
22 98 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
23 94 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
24 91 (14.80%) Red Hat
25 90 (14.63%) UNIX
25 90 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 86 (13.98%) Finance
27 85 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
28 84 (13.66%) MySQL
29 83 (13.50%) Hyper-V

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 119 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 94 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (12.68%) SharePoint
4 64 (10.41%) IIS
5 60 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 55 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 44 (7.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 41 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 28 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
10 27 (4.39%) Tomcat
10 27 (4.39%) WebSphere
11 22 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2000
12 21 (3.41%) Live Communications Server
13 19 (3.09%) Lync
14 12 (1.95%) Resin
14 12 (1.95%) WebLogic
15 11 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
16 10 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 9 (1.46%) Apache Solr
18 6 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 144 (23.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.98%) MS Office
3 3 (0.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) SPSS
4 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.95%) Maximo
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.65%) Compiere
2 4 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.33%) Summit
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 164 (26.67%) SAN
2 102 (16.59%) DNS
3 66 (10.73%) Firewall
4 61 (9.92%) DHCP
5 60 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 47 (7.64%) iSCSI
7 46 (7.48%) Internet
8 32 (5.20%) NAS
9 30 (4.88%) WAN
10 27 (4.39%) LAN
11 26 (4.23%) Network Security
12 22 (3.58%) VLAN
13 20 (3.25%) VPN
14 14 (2.28%) LDAP
15 12 (1.95%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (1.79%) RFID
17 9 (1.46%) Wireless
18 8 (1.30%) BIG-IP
18 8 (1.30%) MPLS
18 8 (1.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (47.80%) SQL Server
2 113 (18.37%) Oracle Database
3 90 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (13.66%) MySQL
5 81 (13.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (13.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 80 (13.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 78 (12.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 64 (10.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 62 (10.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 53 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 36 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (5.04%) OLAP
13 25 (4.07%) Big Data
14 24 (3.90%) DB2
14 24 (3.90%) Oracle Database 12c
15 20 (3.25%) Relational Database
16 17 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
17 13 (2.11%) NoSQL
18 12 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.30%) JUnit
4 8 (1.30%) Maven
4 8 (1.30%) Mockito
5 7 (1.14%) JIRA
6 6 (0.98%) Subversion
6 6 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.65%) Toad
7 4 (0.65%) WinRunner
7 4 (0.65%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.49%) Ant
9 2 (0.33%) Selenium
10 1 (0.16%) Hudson
10 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.16%) Gradle
10 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 86 (13.98%) Finance
2 31 (5.04%) Retail
3 28 (4.55%) Back Office
4 22 (3.58%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.58%) French Language
4 22 (3.58%) Russian Language
5 18 (2.93%) Marketing
6 16 (2.60%) Legal
7 14 (2.28%) Spanish Language
8 10 (1.63%) Banking
9 9 (1.46%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.30%) Advertising
11 6 (0.98%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.81%) German Language
13 4 (0.65%) Electronics
14 3 (0.49%) Publishing
14 3 (0.49%) Law
15 2 (0.33%) Polish Language
16 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 168 (27.32%) DBA
2 111 (18.05%) Administrator
3 96 (15.61%) SQL DBA
4 82 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 56 (9.11%) Consultant
6 55 (8.94%) Oracle DBA
7 53 (8.62%) SQL Server DBA
8 49 (7.97%) Developer
9 35 (5.69%) Technical Support
9 35 (5.69%) Applications Support
10 34 (5.53%) Technical Engineer
11 32 (5.20%) Analyst
12 31 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 31 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
13 30 (4.88%) Senior DBA
13 30 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 28 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
15 26 (4.23%) Senior Developer
16 25 (4.07%) Architect
16 25 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (9.11%) .NET
2 26 (4.23%) LAMP
3 22 (3.58%) Symfony
4 21 (3.41%) HTML
5 18 (2.93%) Java EE
6 16 (2.60%) CSS
7 14 (2.28%) REST
8 13 (2.11%) J2EE
9 12 (1.95%) XML
10 11 (1.79%) Middleware
11 8 (1.30%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.30%) Software Packaging
12 7 (1.14%) SOAP
13 6 (0.98%) EJB
13 6 (0.98%) XML Schema
13 6 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (0.98%) EJB 3.0
13 6 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (0.98%) RESTful
13 6 (0.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 148 (24.07%) Replication
2 46 (7.48%) Management Information System
2 46 (7.48%) Blackberry
3 33 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 32 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (2.60%) Kindle
6 15 (2.44%) Firmware
7 12 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.79%) CCTV
9 10 (1.63%) CESG
10 9 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.46%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.14%) HACMP
12 6 (0.98%) DataPower
13 5 (0.81%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.81%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.65%) DTV
15 3 (0.49%) LIMS
15 3 (0.49%) Mainframe
15 3 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 396 (64.39%) Windows
2 192 (31.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 160 (26.02%) Linux
4 127 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 90 (14.63%) UNIX
6 76 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (8.78%) Windows 7
8 50 (8.13%) Windows XP
9 41 (6.67%) Solaris
10 40 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (5.85%) AIX
12 32 (5.20%) Windows 8
13 16 (2.60%) CentOS
14 13 (2.11%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.98%) VMS
15 6 (0.98%) SUSE
16 4 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.65%) HPUX
17 3 (0.49%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (22.28%) Performance Tuning
2 107 (17.40%) ITIL
3 101 (16.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 74 (12.03%) High Availability
5 51 (8.29%) Capacity Planning
6 46 (7.48%) Performance Monitoring
7 45 (7.32%) OO
8 41 (6.67%) Problem Management
9 36 (5.85%) Load Balancing
9 36 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (5.69%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (5.69%) Database Security
11 31 (5.04%) Software Engineering
12 26 (4.23%) Migration
13 25 (4.07%) ETL
13 25 (4.07%) Incident Management
14 24 (3.90%) Change Control
15 23 (3.74%) Service Management
16 22 (3.58%) MVC
16 22 (3.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 312 (50.73%) SQL
2 100 (16.26%) T-SQL
3 65 (10.57%) PowerShell
4 52 (8.46%) PL/SQL
5 47 (7.64%) Java
6 39 (6.34%) C#
7 26 (4.23%) Perl
8 25 (4.07%) PHP
9 23 (3.74%) Shell Script
10 22 (3.58%) PHP5
11 21 (3.41%) VB.NET
12 20 (3.25%) C++
13 16 (2.60%) VBScript
13 16 (2.60%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.44%) Python
15 14 (2.28%) JavaScript
16 11 (1.79%) VB
17 8 (1.30%) Bourne shell
18 5 (0.81%) C
19 3 (0.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 98 (15.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (12.03%) Security Cleared
3 73 (11.87%) Degree
4 63 (10.24%) MCSE
5 48 (7.80%) SC Cleared
6 37 (6.02%) DV Cleared
7 35 (5.69%) MCITP
8 34 (5.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 31 (5.04%) Oracle Certification
10 23 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (3.41%) MCP
12 19 (3.09%) MCSA
12 19 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (2.60%) CCNA
13 16 (2.60%) MCTS
14 13 (2.11%) MCDBA
15 12 (1.95%) OCP
16 10 (1.63%) OCA
16 10 (1.63%) CISSP
16 10 (1.63%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.88%) SLA
2 16 (2.60%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 158 (25.69%) Active Directory
2 85 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (13.50%) Hyper-V
4 64 (10.41%) Oracle RAC
5 52 (8.46%) XenApp
6 44 (7.15%) VMware ESX
7 30 (4.88%) vSphere
8 26 (4.23%) XenDesktop
9 25 (4.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 20 (3.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 19 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
12 18 (2.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 17 (2.76%) Terminal Services
13 17 (2.76%) Oracle RMAN
14 14 (2.28%) Veritas File System
14 14 (2.28%) XenServer
15 13 (2.11%) Terminal Server
16 12 (1.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 10 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (1.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 68 (11.06%) Data Guard
2 39 (6.34%) NetBackup
3 35 (5.69%) SCCM
4 27 (4.39%) Backup Exec
5 24 (3.90%) SCOM
6 20 (3.25%) Puppet
7 19 (3.09%) Nagios
8 17 (2.76%) WSUS
8 17 (2.76%) Tivoli
9 16 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
10 12 (1.95%) Munin
10 12 (1.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 10 (1.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 10 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (1.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 9 (1.46%) OpenView
13 8 (1.30%) MOM
13 8 (1.30%) SCVMM
14 7 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 240 (39.02%) Oracle
2 235 (38.21%) Microsoft
3 178 (28.94%) VMware
4 104 (16.91%) Citrix
5 91 (14.80%) Red Hat
6 56 (9.11%) HP
7 48 (7.80%) Cisco
7 48 (7.80%) IBM
7 48 (7.80%) Veritas
8 47 (7.64%) Symantec
9 42 (6.83%) JBoss
10 32 (5.20%) Sun
11 28 (4.55%) Dell
12 26 (4.23%) NetApp
13 25 (4.07%) EMC
13 25 (4.07%) Fujitsu
14 22 (3.58%) Intel
15 13 (2.11%) CheckPoint
16 11 (1.79%) Juniper
17 9 (1.46%) CommVault
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 plus call out of 4,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines
Argyll Scott
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum 50000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: 11 days ago