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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 190 141 159
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +18
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 290 366 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.40% 1.84% 1.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.94% 4.95% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 202 314 291
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
7354 7387 8034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.46% 37.11% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5860 5769 6843
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Berkshire -46 71 £42,000 +5.00% 12
Surrey +9 68 £45,000 -2.17% 5
Hampshire -37 63 £42,500 +11.84% 12
Buckinghamshire -10 24 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Kent -27 23 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Sussex +13 22 £40,000 +6.66% 4
East Sussex -11 7 - -
Sussex - 7 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire -21 6 £60,000 +46.34% 3
Middlesex +2 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 376 (66.08%) Windows
2 286 (50.26%) Microsoft
3 266 (46.75%) SQL
4 258 (45.34%) SQL Server
5 214 (37.61%) VMware
6 196 (34.45%) Active Directory
7 164 (28.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 158 (27.77%) SAN
9 148 (26.01%) Oracle
10 138 (24.25%) MS Exchange
11 137 (24.08%) Security Cleared
12 136 (23.90%) Citrix
13 133 (23.37%) MS Excel
14 130 (22.85%) Windows Server 2003
15 127 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 121 (21.27%) SQL Server 2008
17 114 (20.04%) Replication
18 111 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
19 110 (19.33%) Linux
20 107 (18.80%) DNS
21 106 (18.63%) SharePoint
22 104 (18.28%) Firewall
23 99 (17.40%) Disaster Recovery
24 97 (17.05%) Windows XP
24 97 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
25 95 (16.70%) Exchange Server 2010
26 92 (16.17%) Microsoft Certification
27 91 (15.99%) HP
28 89 (15.64%) PowerShell
29 85 (14.94%) SC Cleared

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 138 (24.25%) MS Exchange
2 106 (18.63%) SharePoint
3 95 (16.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 82 (14.41%) IIS
5 67 (11.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 61 (10.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 51 (8.96%) Apache
8 46 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 45 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2013
10 40 (7.03%) JBoss
11 33 (5.80%) Live Communications Server
12 31 (5.45%) WebLogic
12 31 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
13 23 (4.04%) SharePoint Server
13 23 (4.04%) Tomcat
13 23 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
14 22 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2000
15 20 (3.51%) Lync
16 18 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 16 (2.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 133 (23.37%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.23%) Maximo
2 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.53%) BASE24
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.23%) Office 365
1 7 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.88%) SaaS
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 158 (27.77%) SAN
2 107 (18.80%) DNS
3 104 (18.28%) Firewall
4 75 (13.18%) TCP/IP
5 71 (12.48%) DHCP
6 39 (6.85%) NAS
7 34 (5.98%) Internet
8 30 (5.27%) iSCSI
9 27 (4.75%) LDAP
10 21 (3.69%) VLAN
11 17 (2.99%) HTTP
11 17 (2.99%) WAN
12 16 (2.81%) SMTP
13 14 (2.46%) LAN
13 14 (2.46%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (1.76%) VoIP
16 9 (1.58%) Wireless
17 8 (1.41%) Network Security
17 8 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (45.34%) SQL Server
2 121 (21.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 80 (14.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (12.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 68 (11.95%) MySQL
6 62 (10.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 52 (9.14%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (8.08%) Oracle Database
10 37 (6.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (3.34%) SQL Server 2000
12 17 (2.99%) MariaDB
12 17 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (2.99%) EDRMS
13 16 (2.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 14 (2.46%) IDOL
15 12 (2.11%) NoSQL
15 12 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
16 10 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (3.16%) TestDirector
2 17 (2.99%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (2.99%) WinRunner
3 13 (2.28%) NetBeans
3 13 (2.28%) Maven
3 13 (2.28%) JUnit
3 13 (2.28%) Eclipse
4 12 (2.11%) JIRA
4 12 (2.11%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (1.93%) Subversion
6 10 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (1.76%) StarTeam
7 4 (0.70%) Ant
7 4 (0.70%) Selenium
7 4 (0.70%) Hudson
8 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (11.78%) Finance
2 20 (3.51%) Banking
3 19 (3.34%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.81%) Retail
5 15 (2.64%) Back Office
6 14 (2.46%) Spanish Language
7 12 (2.11%) Games
7 12 (2.11%) Marketing
8 8 (1.41%) French Language
9 7 (1.23%) German Language
9 7 (1.23%) Legal
10 5 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.53%) Electronics
11 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.18%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 112 (19.68%) DBA
2 102 (17.93%) Support Engineer
3 85 (14.94%) Administrator
4 84 (14.76%) Developer
5 75 (13.18%) SQL DBA
6 48 (8.44%) Consultant
7 41 (7.21%) SQL Server DBA
8 35 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 34 (5.98%) Messaging Engineer
10 33 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 33 (5.80%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 33 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 31 (5.45%) Technical Support
12 27 (4.75%) Senior Developer
13 26 (4.57%) Technical Engineer
14 25 (4.39%) Senior DBA
14 25 (4.39%) Senior SQL DBA
14 25 (4.39%) Technical Support Engineer
15 24 (4.22%) SQL Developer
16 21 (3.69%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.44%) .NET
2 37 (6.50%) XML
3 29 (5.10%) JMS
4 22 (3.87%) SOAP
4 22 (3.87%) HTML
4 22 (3.87%) RESTful
5 20 (3.51%) CSS
5 20 (3.51%) Java EE
6 18 (3.16%) .NET Framework
7 17 (2.99%) WCF
8 16 (2.81%) XML Schema
8 16 (2.81%) EJB
8 16 (2.81%) EJB 3.0
9 15 (2.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 15 (2.64%) EDI
9 15 (2.64%) EDIFACT
10 13 (2.28%) JSON
10 13 (2.28%) Ajax
10 13 (2.28%) Dojo
10 13 (2.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 114 (20.04%) Replication
2 64 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (10.54%) Blackberry
4 26 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.34%) Data Integration
6 15 (2.64%) HACMP
7 13 (2.28%) PKI
7 13 (2.28%) Mainframe
8 12 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.58%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.05%) Social Network
10 6 (1.05%) EqualLogic
11 5 (0.88%) CMDB
12 4 (0.70%) Mobile Games
12 4 (0.70%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.70%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.53%) DTV
14 2 (0.35%) Open Source
15 1 (0.18%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 376 (66.08%) Windows
2 164 (28.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 130 (22.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 110 (19.33%) Linux
5 97 (17.05%) Windows XP
5 97 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 80 (14.06%) UNIX
7 47 (8.26%) Solaris
8 46 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (7.03%) AIX
10 38 (6.68%) Windows 7
11 30 (5.27%) Windows 8
12 27 (4.75%) Windows 2000
13 26 (4.57%) Windows 2000 Server
14 21 (3.69%) Windows Vista
15 18 (3.16%) CentOS
16 8 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (1.05%) Windows NT
17 6 (1.05%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
2 99 (17.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 73 (12.83%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (12.48%) ITIL
5 65 (11.42%) Business Intelligence
6 63 (11.07%) Change Management
6 63 (11.07%) Load Balancing
7 57 (10.02%) Project Management
8 48 (8.44%) Capacity Planning
9 46 (8.08%) High Availability
10 42 (7.38%) Service Delivery
11 35 (6.15%) Performance Analysis
11 35 (6.15%) Change Control
12 26 (4.57%) Release Management
12 26 (4.57%) TOGAF
13 25 (4.39%) Network Design
14 23 (4.04%) Data Protection
14 23 (4.04%) SOA
14 23 (4.04%) MVC
14 23 (4.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 266 (46.75%) SQL
2 89 (15.64%) PowerShell
3 73 (12.83%) T-SQL
4 49 (8.61%) Shell Script
5 41 (7.21%) Java
6 33 (5.80%) Perl
7 30 (5.27%) C#
8 20 (3.51%) PL/SQL
9 19 (3.34%) C++
10 18 (3.16%) JavaScript
11 17 (2.99%) VBScript
12 15 (2.64%) ActionScript 2.0
12 15 (2.64%) ActionScript
12 15 (2.64%) Python
13 14 (2.46%) PHP
14 12 (2.11%) VB
15 8 (1.41%) PHP5
16 6 (1.05%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.05%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 137 (24.08%) Security Cleared
2 92 (16.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (14.94%) SC Cleared
4 78 (13.71%) MCSE
5 77 (13.53%) DV Cleared
6 47 (8.26%) Degree
7 34 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 32 (5.62%) MCP
9 31 (5.45%) MCITP
10 24 (4.22%) MCSA
11 21 (3.69%) CCNA
11 21 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (2.99%) ISEB
13 13 (2.28%) OCPJP
13 13 (2.28%) OCMJD
13 13 (2.28%) Oracle Certification
13 13 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (2.11%) RHCE
15 8 (1.41%) PMP
15 8 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.92%) SLA
2 9 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.88%) QA
4 3 (0.53%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 196 (34.45%) Active Directory
2 127 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (14.24%) Hyper-V
4 78 (13.71%) VMware ESX
5 54 (9.49%) XenApp
6 44 (7.73%) vSphere
7 31 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (4.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 22 (3.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 21 (3.69%) ISA Server
11 17 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
12 16 (2.81%) NFS
13 15 (2.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 12 (2.11%) Terminal Services
15 7 (1.23%) Veritas File System
15 7 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (1.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 7 (1.23%) Samba
16 6 (1.05%) Terminal Server
17 5 (0.88%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 55 (9.67%) NetBackup
2 33 (5.80%) SCCM
3 32 (5.62%) SCOM
4 31 (5.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 27 (4.75%) Nagios
6 25 (4.39%) SCVMM
7 21 (3.69%) Data Guard
8 20 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
8 20 (3.51%) Puppet
9 19 (3.34%) HP Quality Center
10 18 (3.16%) Netcool
11 15 (2.64%) Backup Exec
12 14 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
14 12 (2.11%) Tivoli
14 12 (2.11%) Control-M
15 11 (1.93%) ARCserve
16 9 (1.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 9 (1.58%) OpenView
17 7 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 286 (50.26%) Microsoft
2 214 (37.61%) VMware
3 148 (26.01%) Oracle
4 136 (23.90%) Citrix
5 91 (15.99%) HP
6 80 (14.06%) Cisco
7 74 (13.01%) Red Hat
8 66 (11.60%) Veritas
9 44 (7.73%) Dell
10 40 (7.03%) Fujitsu
11 34 (5.98%) Sun
12 32 (5.62%) Symantec
13 26 (4.57%) IBM
14 22 (3.87%) Juniper
14 22 (3.87%) McAfee
15 17 (2.99%) Lumension
15 17 (2.99%) Meridio
15 17 (2.99%) EMC
16 14 (2.46%) 3PAR
17 13 (2.28%) Intel
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £45-55k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £Neg Salary + 5% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago