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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 187 154 149
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 294 370 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.31% 1.72% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.36% 5.96% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 212 306 362
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 £33,300 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
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
6749 6207 7021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.97% 28.93% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5108 5025 5896
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 £25,050
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 1 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 1 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 +3 95 £47,500 +20.25% 7
Hampshire -22 88 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Surrey -3 76 £45,000 - 8
Buckinghamshire 0 24 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Oxfordshire -24 10 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Sussex -32 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Middlesex -2 5 £33,000 -58.75%
Kent -8 4 £62,500 +13.63%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 398 (64.40%) Windows
2 313 (50.65%) SQL
3 295 (47.73%) SQL Server
4 239 (38.67%) Oracle
4 239 (38.67%) Microsoft
5 193 (31.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 179 (28.96%) VMware
7 166 (26.86%) SAN
8 160 (25.89%) Linux
9 159 (25.73%) Active Directory
10 147 (23.79%) MS Excel
10 147 (23.79%) Replication
11 139 (22.49%) Performance Tuning
12 127 (20.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 121 (19.58%) MS Exchange
14 114 (18.45%) Oracle Database
15 106 (17.15%) ITIL
16 104 (16.83%) Citrix
17 102 (16.50%) DNS
17 102 (16.50%) Disaster Recovery
18 101 (16.34%) T-SQL
19 99 (16.02%) Microsoft Certification
20 96 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
21 93 (15.05%) Red Hat
22 90 (14.56%) UNIX
22 90 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 89 (14.40%) Finance
24 87 (14.08%) MySQL
25 86 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
26 84 (13.59%) Hyper-V

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 121 (19.58%) MS Exchange
2 96 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (12.46%) SharePoint
4 65 (10.52%) IIS
5 61 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 57 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 45 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 43 (6.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 27 (4.37%) Lotus Domino
9 27 (4.37%) Tomcat
9 27 (4.37%) WebSphere
10 23 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2000
11 22 (3.56%) Live Communications Server
12 19 (3.07%) Lync
13 12 (1.94%) Resin
13 12 (1.94%) WebLogic
14 11 (1.78%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (1.46%) Apache Solr
17 7 (1.13%) Apache
Applications
1 147 (23.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.97%) MS Office
3 3 (0.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) SPSS
4 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.94%) 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 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.32%) Summit
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 166 (26.86%) SAN
2 102 (16.50%) DNS
3 67 (10.84%) Firewall
4 61 (9.87%) TCP/IP
5 60 (9.71%) DHCP
6 48 (7.77%) iSCSI
7 46 (7.44%) Internet
8 32 (5.18%) NAS
9 30 (4.85%) WAN
10 27 (4.37%) LAN
11 26 (4.21%) Network Security
12 22 (3.56%) VLAN
13 20 (3.24%) VPN
14 15 (2.43%) LDAP
15 12 (1.94%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (1.78%) RFID
17 9 (1.46%) Wireless
18 8 (1.29%) BIG-IP
18 8 (1.29%) MPLS
18 8 (1.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 114 (18.45%) Oracle Database
3 90 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (14.08%) MySQL
5 81 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 80 (12.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 79 (12.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 64 (10.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 63 (10.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 53 (8.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 36 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (5.02%) OLAP
13 25 (4.05%) Big Data
14 24 (3.88%) Oracle Database 12c
15 23 (3.72%) DB2
16 20 (3.24%) Relational Database
17 18 (2.91%) SQL Server 2000
18 13 (2.10%) NoSQL
19 12 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.53%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.43%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.29%) JUnit
4 8 (1.29%) Maven
4 8 (1.29%) Mockito
5 7 (1.13%) JIRA
6 6 (0.97%) Subversion
6 6 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.65%) Toad
8 4 (0.65%) WinRunner
8 4 (0.65%) TestDirector
8 4 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.49%) Ant
10 2 (0.32%) Selenium
11 1 (0.16%) Hudson
11 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.16%) Gradle
11 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 89 (14.40%) Finance
2 32 (5.18%) Retail
3 28 (4.53%) Back Office
4 24 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.56%) French Language
5 22 (3.56%) Russian Language
6 19 (3.07%) Marketing
7 17 (2.75%) Legal
8 13 (2.10%) Spanish Language
9 12 (1.94%) Banking
10 9 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.29%) Advertising
12 5 (0.81%) 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 (0.32%) Polish Language
16 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 169 (27.35%) DBA
2 111 (17.96%) Administrator
3 96 (15.53%) SQL DBA
4 82 (13.27%) Support Engineer
5 57 (9.22%) Consultant
6 56 (9.06%) Oracle DBA
7 52 (8.41%) SQL Server DBA
8 51 (8.25%) Developer
9 35 (5.66%) Applications Support
10 34 (5.50%) Technical Support
11 33 (5.34%) Analyst
11 33 (5.34%) Technical Engineer
12 32 (5.18%) 2nd Line Support
13 31 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 31 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 29 (4.69%) Senior DBA
15 27 (4.37%) Technical Support Engineer
16 26 (4.21%) Senior Developer
17 25 (4.05%) Support Analyst
17 25 (4.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.22%) .NET
2 26 (4.21%) LAMP
3 22 (3.56%) Symfony
4 21 (3.40%) HTML
5 18 (2.91%) Java EE
6 16 (2.59%) CSS
7 14 (2.27%) REST
8 13 (2.10%) J2EE
8 13 (2.10%) XML
9 11 (1.78%) Middleware
10 8 (1.29%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.29%) Software Packaging
11 7 (1.13%) SOAP
12 6 (0.97%) EJB
12 6 (0.97%) XML Schema
12 6 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (0.97%) EJB 3.0
12 6 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (0.97%) RESTful
12 6 (0.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 147 (23.79%) Replication
2 48 (7.77%) Blackberry
3 47 (7.61%) Management Information System
4 33 (5.34%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (5.18%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.59%) Kindle
7 15 (2.43%) Firmware
8 12 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.78%) CCTV
10 10 (1.62%) CESG
11 9 (1.46%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.46%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.29%) HACMP
13 6 (0.97%) DataPower
14 5 (0.81%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.81%) Thin Client
15 4 (0.65%) DTV
16 3 (0.49%) LIMS
16 3 (0.49%) Mainframe
16 3 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 398 (64.40%) Windows
2 193 (31.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 160 (25.89%) Linux
4 127 (20.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 90 (14.56%) UNIX
6 77 (12.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (8.74%) Windows 7
8 51 (8.25%) Windows XP
9 43 (6.96%) Solaris
10 40 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (5.83%) AIX
12 32 (5.18%) Windows 8
13 16 (2.59%) CentOS
14 14 (2.27%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.97%) VMS
15 6 (0.97%) 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
1 139 (22.49%) Performance Tuning
2 106 (17.15%) ITIL
3 102 (16.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 75 (12.14%) High Availability
5 51 (8.25%) Capacity Planning
6 45 (7.28%) Performance Monitoring
7 44 (7.12%) OO
8 40 (6.47%) Problem Management
9 37 (5.99%) Load Balancing
9 37 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (5.66%) Database Security
12 31 (5.02%) Software Engineering
13 27 (4.37%) Incident Management
14 26 (4.21%) Migration
14 26 (4.21%) ETL
15 25 (4.05%) Change Control
16 22 (3.56%) Service Management
16 22 (3.56%) MVC
16 22 (3.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 313 (50.65%) SQL
2 101 (16.34%) T-SQL
3 66 (10.68%) PowerShell
4 52 (8.41%) PL/SQL
5 47 (7.61%) Java
6 40 (6.47%) C#
7 27 (4.37%) Perl
8 25 (4.05%) PHP
9 23 (3.72%) Shell Script
10 22 (3.56%) PHP5
11 21 (3.40%) VB.NET
12 20 (3.24%) C++
13 16 (2.59%) VBScript
13 16 (2.59%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.43%) Python
15 14 (2.27%) JavaScript
16 11 (1.78%) VB
17 8 (1.29%) Bourne shell
18 5 (0.81%) C
19 3 (0.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 99 (16.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (11.97%) Security Cleared
3 72 (11.65%) Degree
4 64 (10.36%) MCSE
5 47 (7.61%) SC Cleared
6 37 (5.99%) DV Cleared
7 36 (5.83%) MCITP
8 35 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 32 (5.18%) Oracle Certification
10 22 (3.56%) MCP
10 22 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (3.24%) MCSA
12 19 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (2.59%) CCNA
13 16 (2.59%) MCTS
14 13 (2.10%) MCDBA
14 13 (2.10%) OCP
15 10 (1.62%) OCA
15 10 (1.62%) CISSP
15 10 (1.62%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.69%) SLA
2 16 (2.59%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 159 (25.73%) Active Directory
2 86 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (13.59%) Hyper-V
4 65 (10.52%) Oracle RAC
5 53 (8.58%) XenApp
6 46 (7.44%) VMware ESX
7 31 (5.02%) vSphere
8 26 (4.21%) XenDesktop
8 26 (4.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 21 (3.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 19 (3.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 19 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (2.75%) Terminal Services
11 17 (2.75%) Oracle RMAN
12 14 (2.27%) Veritas File System
12 14 (2.27%) XenServer
13 13 (2.10%) Terminal Server
14 12 (1.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 11 (1.78%) NFS
16 10 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 69 (11.17%) Data Guard
2 40 (6.47%) NetBackup
3 35 (5.66%) SCCM
4 27 (4.37%) Backup Exec
5 24 (3.88%) SCOM
6 21 (3.40%) Puppet
7 19 (3.07%) Nagios
8 17 (2.75%) WSUS
8 17 (2.75%) Tivoli
9 16 (2.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
10 12 (1.94%) Munin
10 12 (1.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 10 (1.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 10 (1.62%) OpenView
11 10 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (1.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 8 (1.29%) MOM
12 8 (1.29%) SCVMM
13 7 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 239 (38.67%) Oracle
1 239 (38.67%) Microsoft
2 179 (28.96%) VMware
3 104 (16.83%) Citrix
4 93 (15.05%) Red Hat
5 57 (9.22%) HP
6 50 (8.09%) Cisco
6 50 (8.09%) Veritas
7 48 (7.77%) IBM
8 47 (7.61%) Symantec
9 43 (6.96%) JBoss
10 33 (5.34%) Sun
11 30 (4.85%) Dell
12 27 (4.37%) NetApp
13 26 (4.21%) Fujitsu
14 25 (4.05%) EMC
15 22 (3.56%) Intel
16 13 (2.10%) CheckPoint
17 11 (1.78%) Juniper
18 9 (1.46%) CommVault
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 plus call out of 4,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago