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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 175 211 160
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -51
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 64 24 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 0.40% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.25% 0.97% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 51 22 60
Average salary £38,648 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,250 £48,650
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
1971 2464 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.01% 40.88% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1529 1988 1736
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 June 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
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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
Wiltshire +12 19 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Gloucestershire +2 14 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Bristol -1 14 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Dorset +7 9 £45,000 -
Devon -14 4 £33,000 +17.85% 2
Somerset +15 2 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 85 (73.28%) Windows
2 72 (62.07%) VMware
3 66 (56.90%) Active Directory
4 61 (52.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 56 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 46 (39.66%) Citrix
7 45 (38.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (38.79%) Hyper-V
8 44 (37.93%) SQL Server
9 41 (35.34%) MS Exchange
10 39 (33.62%) TCP/IP
11 33 (28.45%) DNS
11 33 (28.45%) SQL
11 33 (28.45%) SAN
12 31 (26.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (23.28%) Security Cleared
15 26 (22.41%) Linux
15 26 (22.41%) DHCP
16 25 (21.55%) IIS
17 24 (20.69%) PowerShell
18 23 (19.83%) SCCM
18 23 (19.83%) ITIL
19 22 (18.97%) Oracle
19 22 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (18.97%) Finance
20 21 (18.10%) Firewall
20 21 (18.10%) VMware ESX
21 20 (17.24%) Cisco
21 20 (17.24%) MySQL

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 41 (35.34%) MS Exchange
2 25 (21.55%) IIS
3 19 (16.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (13.79%) Apache
5 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
6 15 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (9.48%) Lync
7 11 (9.48%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2000
8 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (6.03%) WebSphere
9 7 (6.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (5.17%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (2.59%) nginx
12 2 (1.72%) JBoss
12 2 (1.72%) Confluence
12 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.86%) MediaWiki
13 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (17.24%) MS Office
1 20 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) Office 365
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.72%) IaaS
2 2 (1.72%) OpenShift
2 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (33.62%) TCP/IP
2 33 (28.45%) DNS
2 33 (28.45%) SAN
3 26 (22.41%) DHCP
4 21 (18.10%) Firewall
5 19 (16.38%) VPN
6 18 (15.52%) Internet
7 16 (13.79%) WAN
8 14 (12.07%) VLAN
9 10 (8.62%) LAN
10 9 (7.76%) Wireless
11 8 (6.90%) NetScaler
12 7 (6.03%) NAS
12 7 (6.03%) iSCSI
13 6 (5.17%) DMZ
13 6 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (4.31%) VoIP
14 5 (4.31%) MPLS
15 3 (2.59%) SNMP
15 3 (2.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.24%) MySQL
3 13 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.03%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.17%) Informix
6 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.17%) DB2
6 6 (5.17%) IDMS
6 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.86%) MS Access
9 1 (0.86%) DTS
9 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.86%) Hudson
3 1 (0.86%) Subversion
3 1 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 22 (18.97%) Finance
2 13 (11.21%) Banking
3 12 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 10 (8.62%) Advertising
5 8 (6.90%) Marketing
6 7 (6.03%) Legal
7 6 (5.17%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (5.17%) Billing
8 5 (4.31%) Back Office
9 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.86%) Law
10 1 (0.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (16.38%) Administrator
3 18 (15.52%) Architect
4 11 (9.48%) DBA
5 10 (8.62%) Server Administrator
5 10 (8.62%) Windows Administrator
6 9 (7.76%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.90%) Analyst
7 8 (6.90%) Technical Architect
8 7 (6.03%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.03%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Wintel Architect
9 5 (4.31%) Designer
9 5 (4.31%) Help Desk Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Network Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.07%) Web Services
2 7 (6.03%) LAMP
2 7 (6.03%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (4.31%) JSP
4 3 (2.59%) .NET
5 2 (1.72%) HTML
5 2 (1.72%) libvirt
6 1 (0.86%) jQuery
6 1 (0.86%) XML
6 1 (0.86%) ODBC
6 1 (0.86%) COM
6 1 (0.86%) CSS
6 1 (0.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) Replication
2 13 (11.21%) PKI
3 11 (9.48%) Blackberry
4 10 (8.62%) Data Centre
5 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.90%) Thin Client
6 8 (6.90%) Fat Client
7 7 (6.03%) PDA
8 6 (5.17%) Credit Risk
8 6 (5.17%) SWIFT
9 5 (4.31%) Handset
10 2 (1.72%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.72%) Machine to Machine
11 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.86%) iPad
11 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.86%) iPhone
11 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.86%) Wiki
11 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 85 (73.28%) Windows
2 45 (38.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (26.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (22.41%) Linux
6 9 (7.76%) UNIX
7 7 (6.03%) CentOS
7 7 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.31%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.45%) Solaris
9 4 (3.45%) Debian
9 4 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.72%) AIX
10 2 (1.72%) HPUX
10 2 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.83%) ITIL
2 18 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (12.07%) Software Deployment
4 13 (11.21%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (11.21%) Load Balancing
5 12 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (8.62%) Business Continuity
6 10 (8.62%) Workflow
7 9 (7.76%) Change Control
7 9 (7.76%) Change Management
7 9 (7.76%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.76%) Configuration Management
8 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.90%) High Availability
9 7 (6.03%) Line Management
9 7 (6.03%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.03%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.17%) SOA
10 6 (5.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.45%) SQL
2 24 (20.69%) PowerShell
3 11 (9.48%) Perl
4 9 (7.76%) Python
5 8 (6.90%) C
6 7 (6.03%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.45%) PHP
9 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.72%) Ruby
10 1 (0.86%) Java
10 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.86%) VBScript
10 1 (0.86%) VB
10 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (23.28%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (16.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (14.66%) MCSE
5 15 (12.93%) Degree
6 14 (12.07%) MCP
7 13 (11.21%) SC Cleared
8 9 (7.76%) DV Cleared
9 8 (6.90%) CCA
9 8 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (5.17%) CCNA
11 5 (4.31%) MCSA
12 2 (1.72%) MCITP
12 2 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.86%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.45%) JSP 440
4 3 (2.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (56.90%) Active Directory
2 61 (52.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (38.79%) Hyper-V
4 21 (18.10%) VMware ESX
5 20 (17.24%) vSphere
6 17 (14.66%) XenApp
7 12 (10.34%) XenDesktop
8 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (7.76%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (6.90%) Terminal Services
11 5 (4.31%) NFS
12 4 (3.45%) Postfix
12 4 (3.45%) XenServer
13 3 (2.59%) Samba
14 2 (1.72%) ISA Server
14 2 (1.72%) Squid
14 2 (1.72%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.72%) KVM
14 2 (1.72%) oVirt
14 2 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (19.83%) SCCM
2 18 (15.52%) SCOM
3 11 (9.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (8.62%) Backup Exec
5 9 (7.76%) Nagios
6 8 (6.90%) SCVMM
7 7 (6.03%) Hyperic
8 6 (5.17%) Puppet
9 5 (4.31%) Munin
9 5 (4.31%) vMotion
10 4 (3.45%) NetBackup
10 4 (3.45%) Cobbler
10 4 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (2.59%) ARCserve
12 2 (1.72%) WSUS
12 2 (1.72%) SmokePing
12 2 (1.72%) Graphite
12 2 (1.72%) SELinux
12 2 (1.72%) Pacemaker
12 2 (1.72%) Icinga
Vendors
1 72 (62.07%) VMware
2 56 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 46 (39.66%) Citrix
4 22 (18.97%) Oracle
5 20 (17.24%) Cisco
6 19 (16.38%) Symantec
7 16 (13.79%) HP
8 11 (9.48%) Red Hat
9 9 (7.76%) Dell
10 8 (6.90%) Websense
10 8 (6.90%) Veeam
11 7 (6.03%) SolarWinds
11 7 (6.03%) Cyber-Ark
12 6 (5.17%) NetApp
12 6 (5.17%) Misys
12 6 (5.17%) Temenos
12 6 (5.17%) Sybase
12 6 (5.17%) Fundtech
13 4 (3.45%) Facebook
14 3 (2.59%) McAfee
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
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