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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 186 157 153
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -4
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 312 345 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.56% 1.68% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.48% 4.57% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 226 265 283
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 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,149 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +2.87%
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
6972 7553 7461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.92% 36.68% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5544 5829 6063
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -2 84 £42,500 - 10
Surrey +26 75 £50,000 +8.69% 3
Berkshire -32 72 £50,000 +23.45% 7
West Sussex +11 26 £41,250 +3.12%
Kent -11 19 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Buckinghamshire -25 14 £43,500 +8.75% 4
Oxfordshire +4 10 £60,000 +42.85% 3
East Sussex - 8 £45,000 -
Middlesex +5 3 £50,000 +13.63% 1
Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
Thames Valley - 1 £75,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 381 (63.71%) Windows
2 301 (50.33%) Microsoft
3 289 (48.33%) SQL Server
4 275 (45.99%) SQL
5 224 (37.46%) VMware
6 209 (34.95%) Active Directory
7 156 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 153 (25.59%) MS Excel
9 146 (24.41%) Security Cleared
10 144 (24.08%) SAN
11 140 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 138 (23.08%) Citrix
12 138 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 136 (22.74%) Oracle
14 135 (22.58%) MS Exchange
15 133 (22.24%) Linux
16 131 (21.91%) VMware Infrastructure
17 123 (20.57%) SharePoint
18 119 (19.90%) Replication
19 111 (18.56%) Performance Tuning
20 107 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
21 106 (17.73%) DNS
22 105 (17.56%) Firewall
23 101 (16.89%) Disaster Recovery
23 101 (16.89%) HP
24 98 (16.39%) Windows XP
25 94 (15.72%) T-SQL
25 94 (15.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 93 (15.55%) Cisco
27 92 (15.38%) SC Cleared

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 135 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 123 (20.57%) SharePoint
3 90 (15.05%) IIS
4 78 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 57 (9.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 57 (9.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 52 (8.70%) Apache
7 36 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 35 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 32 (5.35%) WebLogic
9 32 (5.35%) BizTalk Server
10 31 (5.18%) Live Communications Server
10 31 (5.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 29 (4.85%) Tomcat
12 28 (4.68%) Lync
13 26 (4.35%) JBoss
14 19 (3.18%) WebSphere
15 18 (3.01%) SharePoint Server
15 18 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2000
16 17 (2.84%) GlassFish
Applications
1 153 (25.59%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.18%) MS Office
3 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.51%) Maximo
2 5 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.50%) BASE24
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.34%) Office 365
2 6 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.00%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (24.08%) SAN
2 106 (17.73%) DNS
3 105 (17.56%) Firewall
4 75 (12.54%) DHCP
5 71 (11.87%) TCP/IP
6 40 (6.69%) NAS
7 29 (4.85%) Internet
8 27 (4.52%) SMTP
8 27 (4.52%) HTTP
9 26 (4.35%) LDAP
10 25 (4.18%) WAN
11 22 (3.68%) LAN
12 17 (2.84%) VLAN
13 13 (2.17%) VoIP
14 12 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (1.67%) iSCSI
16 8 (1.34%) Network Security
16 8 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
17 6 (1.00%) BGP
17 6 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (48.33%) SQL Server
2 138 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 94 (15.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 77 (12.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 63 (10.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (9.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 54 (9.03%) MySQL
8 50 (8.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 35 (5.85%) Oracle Database
10 25 (4.18%) Relational Database
10 25 (4.18%) SQL Server 2000
11 24 (4.01%) RDBMS
12 22 (3.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 21 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (2.84%) MariaDB
14 17 (2.84%) EDRMS
15 16 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (2.34%) IDOL
17 13 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (2.51%) JUnit
1 15 (2.51%) TestDirector
1 15 (2.51%) Eclipse
1 15 (2.51%) NetBeans
1 15 (2.51%) Maven
2 14 (2.34%) WinRunner
2 14 (2.34%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (2.01%) Subversion
4 11 (1.84%) StarTeam
4 11 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (1.84%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (1.17%) JIRA
6 5 (0.84%) ProC
6 5 (0.84%) Hudson
7 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.67%) Selenium
8 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.17%) Ant
General
1 72 (12.04%) Finance
2 20 (3.34%) Back Office
2 20 (3.34%) Retail
3 19 (3.18%) Spanish Language
4 17 (2.84%) Banking
5 16 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.01%) Games
6 12 (2.01%) French Language
7 10 (1.67%) German Language
8 6 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.84%) Legal
9 5 (0.84%) Marketing
10 4 (0.67%) Billing
11 2 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 130 (21.74%) DBA
2 108 (18.06%) Support Engineer
3 103 (17.22%) SQL DBA
4 86 (14.38%) Developer
5 78 (13.04%) Administrator
6 66 (11.04%) SQL Server DBA
7 41 (6.86%) Consultant
8 40 (6.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 34 (5.69%) Technical Support
9 34 (5.69%) Messaging Engineer
10 31 (5.18%) Messaging Support Engineer
11 30 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support
11 30 (5.02%) Senior DBA
12 29 (4.85%) Senior SQL DBA
13 28 (4.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 27 (4.52%) Technical Engineer
14 27 (4.52%) Technical Support Engineer
15 25 (4.18%) BizTalk Developer
16 22 (3.68%) Designer
16 22 (3.68%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.70%) .NET
2 40 (6.69%) JMS
3 34 (5.69%) XML
4 28 (4.68%) .NET Framework
5 25 (4.18%) WCF
6 24 (4.01%) EDI
6 24 (4.01%) EDIFACT
6 24 (4.01%) HTML
6 24 (4.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 20 (3.34%) CSS
8 19 (3.18%) jQuery
8 19 (3.18%) RESTful
9 18 (3.01%) SOAP
10 17 (2.84%) Middleware
11 15 (2.51%) Spring
11 15 (2.51%) Ajax
11 15 (2.51%) JSON
11 15 (2.51%) J2EE
11 15 (2.51%) J2SE
11 15 (2.51%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 119 (19.90%) Replication
2 60 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (8.36%) Blackberry
4 25 (4.18%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.68%) PKI
5 16 (2.68%) Mainframe
6 10 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.67%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.67%) HACMP
7 8 (1.34%) Social Network
7 8 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.00%) EqualLogic
9 5 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.84%) CMDB
10 4 (0.67%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.67%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.67%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.67%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.67%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 381 (63.71%) Windows
2 156 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 140 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 133 (22.24%) Linux
5 98 (16.39%) Windows XP
6 87 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 84 (14.05%) UNIX
8 49 (8.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 45 (7.53%) Solaris
10 41 (6.86%) AIX
11 40 (6.69%) Windows 7
12 31 (5.18%) Windows 2000
13 27 (4.52%) Windows 8
14 25 (4.18%) Windows 2000 Server
15 18 (3.01%) Windows Vista
16 14 (2.34%) CentOS
17 8 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (1.17%) SUSE
18 7 (1.17%) HPUX
19 6 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (18.56%) Performance Tuning
2 101 (16.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 85 (14.21%) Business Intelligence
4 83 (13.88%) Load Balancing
5 72 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (11.20%) Change Management
6 67 (11.20%) Capacity Planning
7 66 (11.04%) ITIL
8 63 (10.54%) Project Management
9 50 (8.36%) High Availability
10 44 (7.36%) Service Delivery
11 34 (5.69%) Performance Analysis
12 32 (5.35%) Migration
12 32 (5.35%) Release Management
13 31 (5.18%) Change Control
14 30 (5.02%) TOGAF
15 28 (4.68%) MVC
15 28 (4.68%) Data Protection
16 25 (4.18%) Business Continuity
16 25 (4.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 275 (45.99%) SQL
2 94 (15.72%) T-SQL
3 85 (14.21%) PowerShell
4 55 (9.20%) Shell Script
5 44 (7.36%) Java
6 37 (6.19%) C#
7 25 (4.18%) Perl
8 24 (4.01%) ActionScript
8 24 (4.01%) ActionScript 2.0
9 21 (3.51%) C++
10 20 (3.34%) JavaScript
11 14 (2.34%) VBScript
11 14 (2.34%) VB
12 13 (2.17%) Python
13 12 (2.01%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.67%) PHP
15 6 (1.00%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.84%) C
17 4 (0.67%) PHP5
18 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 146 (24.41%) Security Cleared
2 107 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 92 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 90 (15.05%) MCSE
5 79 (13.21%) DV Cleared
6 43 (7.19%) Degree
7 41 (6.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 38 (6.35%) MCITP
9 33 (5.52%) MCP
10 31 (5.18%) Cisco Certification
11 30 (5.02%) CCNA
12 29 (4.85%) MCSA
13 22 (3.68%) VCP4
14 15 (2.51%) OCPJP
14 15 (2.51%) OCMJD
15 14 (2.34%) RHCE
15 14 (2.34%) ISEB
16 12 (2.01%) CCNP
17 11 (1.84%) Oracle Certification
18 8 (1.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.52%) SLA
2 10 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.67%) QA
2 10 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.67%) COBIT
4 3 (0.50%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 209 (34.95%) Active Directory
2 131 (21.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (14.55%) Hyper-V
4 79 (13.21%) VMware ESX
5 51 (8.53%) XenApp
6 44 (7.36%) vSphere
7 39 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (4.01%) ISA Server
9 21 (3.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 18 (3.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 17 (2.84%) Terminal Services
12 12 (2.01%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (1.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 9 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (1.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 9 (1.51%) NFS
15 8 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
16 6 (1.00%) vCloud
17 5 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
17 5 (0.84%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 47 (7.86%) NetBackup
2 32 (5.35%) SCCM
3 30 (5.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 27 (4.52%) SCOM
5 21 (3.51%) Nagios
6 20 (3.34%) Backup Exec
7 17 (2.84%) McAfee ePO
8 15 (2.51%) SCVMM
8 15 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
8 15 (2.51%) ARCserve
8 15 (2.51%) Netcool
9 14 (2.34%) Tivoli
10 12 (2.01%) Data Guard
11 11 (1.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 10 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (1.67%) Puppet
12 10 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
13 9 (1.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 8 (1.34%) Control-M
14 8 (1.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 301 (50.33%) Microsoft
2 224 (37.46%) VMware
3 138 (23.08%) Citrix
4 136 (22.74%) Oracle
5 101 (16.89%) HP
6 93 (15.55%) Cisco
7 58 (9.70%) Veritas
8 56 (9.36%) Red Hat
9 41 (6.86%) Dell
10 38 (6.35%) Symantec
10 38 (6.35%) Fujitsu
11 32 (5.35%) Sun
12 30 (5.02%) Juniper
13 24 (4.01%) EMC
14 23 (3.85%) Lumension
15 20 (3.34%) IBM
16 19 (3.18%) McAfee
17 17 (2.84%) Meridio
17 17 (2.84%) 3PAR
18 16 (2.68%) CheckPoint
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