The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 197 207 214
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 38 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.76% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 2.10% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 17
Median salary £43,500 £40,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% +7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,850 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2015 2139 2165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.57% 36.18% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1728 1743
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Clustering
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the South West region.

Clustering Salary Trend in the South West

Clustering
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Clustering Salary Histogram in the South West

Clustering
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +26 13 £42,500 +4.93% 4
Wiltshire +1 11 £44,250 +10.62% 1
Dorset +10 9 £55,000 - 1
Devon +2 2 £36,000 +18.03% 1
Gloucestershire -3 2 £35,000 -14.63%
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 56 (73.68%) Windows
2 49 (64.47%) Active Directory
3 46 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (53.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (51.32%) Windows Server
6 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 32 (42.11%) MS Exchange
6 32 (42.11%) VMware
7 28 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (35.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 27 (35.53%) DNS
9 24 (31.58%) DHCP
9 24 (31.58%) Cisco
9 24 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (31.58%) SQL
9 24 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (30.26%) WAN
11 22 (28.95%) ITIL
11 22 (28.95%) MCSE
11 22 (28.95%) HP
11 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
12 20 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
12 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (25.00%) Citrix
13 19 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 19 (25.00%) IIS
14 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
15 16 (21.05%) MS Excel
15 16 (21.05%) Migration
15 16 (21.05%) Firewall

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 27 (35.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (25.00%) IIS
6 15 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
8 9 (11.84%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
9 8 (10.53%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (9.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (9.21%) Skype for Business
10 7 (9.21%) WebLogic
11 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (3.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Office 365
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) AdWords
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.53%) DNS
2 24 (31.58%) DHCP
3 23 (30.26%) WAN
4 19 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (21.05%) Firewall
6 15 (19.74%) LAN
7 13 (17.11%) SAN
7 13 (17.11%) VPN
8 10 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (13.16%) VoIP
9 9 (11.84%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (11.84%) DSL
9 9 (11.84%) Ethernet
9 9 (11.84%) MPLS
9 9 (11.84%) Remote Desktop
9 9 (11.84%) SSL
10 8 (10.53%) Wireless
11 7 (9.21%) NAS
12 6 (7.89%) Internet
13 4 (5.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.63%) MySQL
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Administrator
1 13 (17.11%) Consultant
1 13 (17.11%) Technical Consultant
2 11 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 9 (11.84%) IT Consultant
3 9 (11.84%) Windows Administrator
3 9 (11.84%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 9 (11.84%) Windows Specialist
4 7 (9.21%) DBA
4 7 (9.21%) SQL DBA
4 7 (9.21%) Technical Support
5 6 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Help Desk Trainee
7 4 (5.26%) IT Support
7 4 (5.26%) Middleware Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Network Support
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) Web Services
2 9 (11.84%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (9.21%) Middleware
4 2 (2.63%) .NET
4 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Replication
2 11 (14.47%) Data Centre
3 10 (13.16%) Driving Licence
4 9 (11.84%) PKI
5 7 (9.21%) Blackberry
6 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.95%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.95%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (73.68%) Windows
2 46 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (53.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (51.32%) Windows Server
5 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (11.84%) Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) ITIL
2 16 (21.05%) Migration
3 12 (15.79%) High Availability
3 12 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 12 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 11 (14.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (14.47%) Project Management
5 10 (13.16%) Business Transformation
5 10 (13.16%) Server Building
5 10 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 9 (11.84%) Integration Testing
6 9 (11.84%) Time Management
7 7 (9.21%) SOA
8 6 (7.89%) Patch Management
9 4 (5.26%) ETL
9 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.26%) Security Management
9 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.95%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.95%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.58%) SQL
2 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.26%) C
5 3 (3.95%) VBScript
6 2 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (28.95%) MCSE
3 14 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
5 12 (15.79%) Degree
5 12 (15.79%) MCITP
5 12 (15.79%) MCP
6 11 (14.47%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (13.16%) CCIE
7 10 (13.16%) CCNA
8 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared
8 9 (11.84%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (10.53%) HND
10 4 (5.26%) MCSA
11 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
12 2 (2.63%) CCNP
13 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 49 (64.47%) Active Directory
2 28 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.42%) Terminal Services
4 10 (13.16%) vSphere
5 9 (11.84%) Hyper-V
6 8 (10.53%) vCloud
7 6 (7.89%) ISA Server
8 4 (5.26%) Firmware
8 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.95%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.32%) XenApp
10 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (21.05%) SCCM
1 16 (21.05%) SCOM
2 13 (17.11%) Backup Exec
3 11 (14.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (6.58%) AirWatch
6 3 (3.95%) MOM
6 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.32%) Ansible
7 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.32%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.32%) OpenView
7 1 (1.32%) Puppet
7 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 32 (42.11%) VMware
2 24 (31.58%) Cisco
3 22 (28.95%) HP
4 19 (25.00%) Citrix
5 14 (18.42%) Dell
6 12 (15.79%) Symantec
7 10 (13.16%) Juniper
7 10 (13.16%) Oracle
7 10 (13.16%) Veritas
8 9 (11.84%) Draytek
8 9 (11.84%) ProCurve
8 9 (11.84%) SonicWALL
8 9 (11.84%) Veeam
8 9 (11.84%) WatchGuard
8 9 (11.84%) ZyXEL
9 4 (5.26%) IBM
9 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.95%) EMC
10 3 (3.95%) Remedy
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