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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 203 169 149
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -20
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 277 328 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.26% 1.55% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.49% 4.47% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 197 268 368
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 £35,000 £29,950 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,050 £52,500
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
7939 7334 8221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.19% 34.63% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 5993 6876
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 +6 94 £40,500 +1.25% 8
Surrey +2 78 £45,000 - 7
Hampshire -25 74 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Buckinghamshire +15 20 £56,250 +58.45% 2
Oxfordshire -5 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Sussex -29 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Kent -15 3 £62,500 +13.63%
Middlesex -1 2 - -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 402 (67.45%) Windows
2 298 (50.00%) SQL
3 282 (47.32%) SQL Server
4 249 (41.78%) Microsoft
5 223 (37.42%) Oracle
6 192 (32.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 185 (31.04%) VMware
8 167 (28.02%) Active Directory
8 167 (28.02%) SAN
9 143 (23.99%) MS Excel
10 141 (23.66%) Linux
11 133 (22.32%) Replication
11 133 (22.32%) Performance Tuning
12 131 (21.98%) MS Exchange
13 126 (21.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 117 (19.63%) Oracle Database
15 115 (19.30%) Citrix
16 101 (16.95%) DNS
16 101 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
17 100 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
18 99 (16.61%) ITIL
18 99 (16.61%) Disaster Recovery
19 95 (15.94%) Red Hat
19 95 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
20 91 (15.27%) Hyper-V
21 88 (14.77%) T-SQL
22 86 (14.43%) Security Cleared
23 82 (13.76%) Oracle Database 11g
24 80 (13.42%) MySQL
24 80 (13.42%) Windows Server 2012

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 131 (21.98%) MS Exchange
2 101 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (12.92%) SharePoint
4 69 (11.58%) IIS
5 68 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 63 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 53 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 52 (8.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 29 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2000
10 27 (4.53%) WebSphere
11 26 (4.36%) Tomcat
12 25 (4.19%) Live Communications Server
13 22 (3.69%) Lotus Domino
14 21 (3.52%) Lync
15 15 (2.52%) WebLogic
15 15 (2.52%) SharePoint Server
16 14 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (2.01%) Resin
18 10 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
19 9 (1.51%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 143 (23.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (2.52%) Maximo
2 4 (0.67%) Compiere
2 4 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.34%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.34%) Summit
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.17%) Office 365
3 4 (0.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 167 (28.02%) SAN
2 101 (16.95%) DNS
3 74 (12.42%) Firewall
4 64 (10.74%) DHCP
5 59 (9.90%) TCP/IP
6 52 (8.72%) iSCSI
7 50 (8.39%) Internet
8 41 (6.88%) NAS
9 27 (4.53%) Network Security
10 21 (3.52%) VLAN
10 21 (3.52%) WAN
11 18 (3.02%) LAN
11 18 (3.02%) LDAP
12 15 (2.52%) VPN
13 12 (2.01%) Wireless
14 11 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
14 11 (1.85%) RFID
15 7 (1.17%) FTP
16 6 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (1.01%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (47.32%) SQL Server
2 117 (19.63%) Oracle Database
3 82 (13.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 80 (13.42%) MySQL
5 77 (12.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 76 (12.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 75 (12.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 71 (11.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 63 (10.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 61 (10.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 49 (8.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 32 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
13 29 (4.87%) OLAP
14 22 (3.69%) Oracle Database 12c
15 20 (3.36%) Relational Database
15 20 (3.36%) SQL Server 2000
16 18 (3.02%) DB2
17 17 (2.85%) Big Data
18 11 (1.85%) NoSQL
19 10 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (3.52%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.51%) JIRA
3 8 (1.34%) Maven
3 8 (1.34%) TestDirector
3 8 (1.34%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.34%) JUnit
3 8 (1.34%) Mockito
3 8 (1.34%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (1.17%) WinRunner
5 5 (0.84%) Subversion
5 5 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.50%) Ant
8 2 (0.34%) Toad
9 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.17%) JMeter
9 1 (0.17%) Selenium
General
1 75 (12.58%) Finance
2 29 (4.87%) Back Office
3 26 (4.36%) Retail
4 20 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.19%) Russian Language
6 18 (3.02%) Legal
7 17 (2.85%) French Language
7 17 (2.85%) Marketing
8 12 (2.01%) Spanish Language
8 12 (2.01%) Banking
9 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.84%) Advertising
10 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.67%) German Language
12 3 (0.50%) Electronics
12 3 (0.50%) Law
13 2 (0.34%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 155 (26.01%) DBA
2 108 (18.12%) Administrator
3 85 (14.26%) SQL DBA
4 82 (13.76%) Support Engineer
5 64 (10.74%) Consultant
6 56 (9.40%) Oracle DBA
7 48 (8.05%) SQL Server DBA
8 45 (7.55%) Developer
9 34 (5.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 34 (5.70%) 2nd Line Support
10 33 (5.54%) Analyst
11 30 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 29 (4.87%) Applications Support
12 29 (4.87%) Technical Support
13 28 (4.70%) Technical Engineer
14 26 (4.36%) Messaging Engineer
14 26 (4.36%) Messaging Support Engineer
15 25 (4.19%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 25 (4.19%) Senior Developer
16 24 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.05%) .NET
2 26 (4.36%) LAMP
3 21 (3.52%) Java EE
4 14 (2.35%) Symfony
4 14 (2.35%) XML
4 14 (2.35%) HTML
5 13 (2.18%) J2EE
6 10 (1.68%) Middleware
6 10 (1.68%) SOAP
7 9 (1.51%) EJB 3.0
7 9 (1.51%) RESTful
7 9 (1.51%) XML Schema
7 9 (1.51%) EJB
7 9 (1.51%) CSS
7 9 (1.51%) Software Packaging
8 7 (1.17%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (1.01%) Web Services
9 6 (1.01%) REST
10 5 (0.84%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 133 (22.32%) Replication
2 58 (9.73%) Blackberry
3 45 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (7.38%) Management Information System
5 35 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (5.20%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.68%) Kindle
8 13 (2.18%) Data Integration
9 12 (2.01%) Mathematics
9 12 (2.01%) Firmware
10 11 (1.85%) CCTV
11 10 (1.68%) CESG
12 9 (1.51%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.01%) HACMP
13 6 (1.01%) DataPower
14 5 (0.84%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.84%) Fat Client
15 3 (0.50%) Symmetrix DMX
15 3 (0.50%) EqualLogic
15 3 (0.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 402 (67.45%) Windows
2 192 (32.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 141 (23.66%) Linux
4 126 (21.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 80 (13.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (13.09%) UNIX
7 62 (10.40%) Windows XP
8 56 (9.40%) Windows 7
9 45 (7.55%) Solaris
10 42 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (6.04%) Windows 8
12 33 (5.54%) AIX
13 19 (3.19%) Windows 2000
14 16 (2.68%) CentOS
15 6 (1.01%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.01%) SUSE
15 6 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.67%) VMS
17 3 (0.50%) HPUX
18 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (22.32%) Performance Tuning
2 99 (16.61%) ITIL
2 99 (16.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 71 (11.91%) High Availability
4 60 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
6 39 (6.54%) Performance Monitoring
7 36 (6.04%) Problem Management
7 36 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (5.70%) Change Control
8 34 (5.70%) Load Balancing
9 33 (5.54%) Software Engineering
9 33 (5.54%) OO
9 33 (5.54%) Database Security
10 30 (5.03%) Incident Management
11 26 (4.36%) ETL
12 24 (4.03%) Data Analysis
13 22 (3.69%) Migration
14 21 (3.52%) Project Management
15 19 (3.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 298 (50.00%) SQL
2 88 (14.77%) T-SQL
3 76 (12.75%) PowerShell
4 51 (8.56%) PL/SQL
5 49 (8.22%) Java
6 34 (5.70%) C#
7 25 (4.19%) Perl
8 21 (3.52%) C++
8 21 (3.52%) VBScript
9 20 (3.36%) Shell Script
10 17 (2.85%) PHP
11 15 (2.52%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.52%) Python
12 14 (2.35%) PHP5
12 14 (2.35%) VB
13 11 (1.85%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.51%) JavaScript
15 8 (1.34%) Bourne shell
16 4 (0.67%) C
17 2 (0.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 100 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (14.43%) Security Cleared
3 72 (12.08%) Degree
4 66 (11.07%) MCSE
5 59 (9.90%) SC Cleared
6 41 (6.88%) DV Cleared
6 41 (6.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 38 (6.38%) MCITP
8 29 (4.87%) MCP
9 27 (4.53%) Oracle Certification
10 20 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (3.36%) MCSA
11 16 (2.68%) MCTS
12 14 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (2.18%) OCP
13 13 (2.18%) MCDBA
14 11 (1.85%) CCNA
15 10 (1.68%) CEH
15 10 (1.68%) CISM
15 10 (1.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.70%) SLA
2 16 (2.68%) ISO 9001
3 15 (2.52%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 167 (28.02%) Active Directory
2 95 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (15.27%) Hyper-V
4 63 (10.57%) Oracle RAC
5 62 (10.40%) XenApp
6 61 (10.23%) VMware ESX
7 33 (5.54%) vSphere
8 27 (4.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 25 (4.19%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (3.86%) XenDesktop
11 20 (3.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 20 (3.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 18 (3.02%) Terminal Services
13 15 (2.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 15 (2.52%) Terminal Server
14 14 (2.35%) XenServer
14 14 (2.35%) Veritas File System
15 12 (2.01%) Oracle RMAN
16 11 (1.85%) NFS
17 8 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 68 (11.41%) Data Guard
2 42 (7.05%) NetBackup
3 33 (5.54%) SCCM
4 23 (3.86%) Backup Exec
5 21 (3.52%) SCOM
5 21 (3.52%) Tivoli
5 21 (3.52%) Nagios
5 21 (3.52%) Puppet
6 17 (2.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 17 (2.85%) WSUS
7 15 (2.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 14 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (2.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 13 (2.18%) SCVMM
10 12 (2.01%) Munin
11 10 (1.68%) OpenView
11 10 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (1.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 8 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 249 (41.78%) Microsoft
2 223 (37.42%) Oracle
3 185 (31.04%) VMware
4 115 (19.30%) Citrix
5 95 (15.94%) Red Hat
6 55 (9.23%) Cisco
7 53 (8.89%) HP
7 53 (8.89%) Veritas
8 47 (7.89%) IBM
9 45 (7.55%) JBoss
9 45 (7.55%) Symantec
10 33 (5.54%) Dell
11 31 (5.20%) Sun
12 28 (4.70%) Fujitsu
13 27 (4.53%) EMC
14 24 (4.03%) Intel
15 23 (3.86%) NetApp
16 12 (2.01%) McAfee
17 11 (1.85%) Juniper
18 9 (1.51%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34500.00 per annum + 3,750pa On-Call + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum 50000
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago