The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 201 169 166
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -3
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 23 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.79% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 2.57% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 40
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1718 1597 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.93% 30.61% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1327 1333
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,194
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Clustering
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Bristol -1 9 £37,500 -10.71% 2
Wiltshire -12 6 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Gloucestershire -6 4 - -
Dorset -6 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Devon - 1 £25,000 -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 30 (52.63%) Windows
3 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
4 22 (38.60%) Linux
5 20 (35.09%) Hyper-V
6 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
6 17 (29.82%) VMware
7 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
8 14 (24.56%) UNIX
8 14 (24.56%) ITIL
8 14 (24.56%) HP
8 14 (24.56%) Citrix
8 14 (24.56%) LAN
9 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
9 13 (22.81%) SQL
9 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
9 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
11 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (19.30%) SAN
11 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (17.54%) DV Cleared
12 10 (17.54%) Firewall
13 9 (15.79%) WAN
13 9 (15.79%) DHCP
13 9 (15.79%) DNS
13 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
14 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (14.04%) Network Load Balancing

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (14.04%) IIS
2 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.53%) Apache
5 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (5.26%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.75%) Lync
8 1 (1.75%) Zimbra
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) LAN
2 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
3 11 (19.30%) SAN
4 10 (17.54%) Firewall
5 9 (15.79%) WAN
5 9 (15.79%) DHCP
5 9 (15.79%) DNS
6 5 (8.77%) Internet
7 3 (5.26%) VPN
7 3 (5.26%) Multicast
7 3 (5.26%) NAS
7 3 (5.26%) Network Security
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.51%) SNMP
8 2 (3.51%) Wireless
9 1 (1.75%) SSL
9 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.75%) HTTP
9 1 (1.75%) VoIP
9 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Hudson
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Consultant
2 9 (15.79%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 9 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) DBA
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Support
6 4 (7.02%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Senior DBA
8 2 (3.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.51%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) LAMP
3 1 (1.75%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.75%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.02%) EqualLogic
2 4 (7.02%) Firmware
2 4 (7.02%) Replication
3 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 2 (3.51%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.75%) Open Source
5 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Linux
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (24.56%) UNIX
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.28%) Solaris
6 7 (12.28%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (10.53%) HPUX
8 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
9 4 (7.02%) Debian
10 3 (5.26%) CentOS
11 2 (3.51%) AIX
11 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (14.04%) Network Load Balancing
4 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.77%) Software Deployment
6 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.02%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.26%) Service Management
8 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 3 (5.26%) Change Control
8 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.26%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.51%) Release Management
9 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
2 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.26%) Perl
4 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.51%) VBScript
5 2 (3.51%) VB
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (17.54%) DV Cleared
4 8 (14.04%) MCP
5 7 (12.28%) MCSE
5 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) Degree
6 4 (7.02%) CCA
6 4 (7.02%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.51%) CCNP
8 2 (3.51%) CCNA
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.75%) RHCE
9 1 (1.75%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
1 7 (12.28%) QA
System Software
1 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
2 20 (35.09%) Hyper-V
3 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.53%) XenApp
5 5 (8.77%) Squid
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (7.02%) qmail
6 4 (7.02%) ISA Server
7 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.26%) NFS
7 3 (5.26%) XenServer
7 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.75%) Samba
9 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.75%) vSphere
9 1 (1.75%) Xen
9 1 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 6 (10.53%) SCOM
2 6 (10.53%) Backup Exec
3 4 (7.02%) WSUS
3 4 (7.02%) Nagios
3 4 (7.02%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.51%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.51%) Cacti
4 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.51%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.75%) MOM
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Puppet
5 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.75%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.75%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.75%) Munin
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.82%) VMware
3 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
3 14 (24.56%) HP
3 14 (24.56%) Citrix
4 8 (14.04%) Dell
5 7 (12.28%) Symantec
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco
6 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle
7 4 (7.02%) SAP
8 3 (5.26%) EMC
8 3 (5.26%) F5
9 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.51%) Juniper
9 2 (3.51%) Ericsson
9 2 (3.51%) NetApp
9 2 (3.51%) Veritas
10 1 (1.75%) Scalix
10 1 (1.75%) CommVault
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