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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 185 185 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 -77
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 51 46 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.86% 2.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.70% 2.23% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 116
Average salary £37,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,149 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +4.17%
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
1887 2060 2114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.22% 38.55% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1669 1792
Average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -0.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
(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
Gloucestershire 0 18 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Bristol 0 15 £47,500 +9.82% 2
Wiltshire +10 8 £43,500 -3.33% 2
Somerset +1 5 £21,000 +5.00% 2
Dorset -28 5 - - 1
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 84 (71.19%) Windows
2 79 (66.95%) Microsoft
3 67 (56.78%) VMware
4 62 (52.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 60 (50.85%) Active Directory
6 51 (43.22%) Citrix
6 51 (43.22%) Hyper-V
7 47 (39.83%) MS Exchange
8 36 (30.51%) SQL
9 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
10 31 (26.27%) VMware ESX
10 31 (26.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (26.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (24.58%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (24.58%) Blackberry
12 28 (23.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (23.73%) ITIL
12 28 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (22.88%) XenApp
14 26 (22.03%) DNS
14 26 (22.03%) SAN
14 26 (22.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 25 (21.19%) Oracle
15 25 (21.19%) Security Cleared
15 25 (21.19%) Replication
15 25 (21.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 25 (21.19%) Exchange Server 2010
16 24 (20.34%) PowerShell
16 24 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2003
17 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2007

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 47 (39.83%) MS Exchange
2 26 (22.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 25 (21.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (16.10%) SharePoint
8 16 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2000
8 16 (13.56%) Apache
9 9 (7.63%) IIS
10 8 (6.78%) Lync
11 6 (5.08%) NetWeaver
12 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
13 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (2.54%) nginx
14 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
15 2 (1.69%) MS Project Server
15 2 (1.69%) JBoss
15 2 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.10%) MS Office
3 9 (7.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Office 365
2 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.54%) SaaS
3 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.69%) IaaS
3 2 (1.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.03%) SAN
1 26 (22.03%) DNS
2 23 (19.49%) DHCP
3 22 (18.64%) TCP/IP
4 20 (16.95%) Firewall
5 18 (15.25%) Internet
6 13 (11.02%) LAN
7 11 (9.32%) VPN
7 11 (9.32%) VLAN
8 10 (8.47%) WAN
9 9 (7.63%) VoIP
10 7 (5.93%) Wireless
11 6 (5.08%) NetScaler
12 5 (4.24%) SSL
12 5 (4.24%) FTP
12 5 (4.24%) HTTP
13 4 (3.39%) Multicast
13 4 (3.39%) NAS
14 3 (2.54%) iSCSI
14 3 (2.54%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (11.86%) MySQL
3 14 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.24%) IDMS
6 5 (4.24%) DB2
6 5 (4.24%) Informix
6 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.69%) OLTP
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
2 1 (0.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 13 (11.02%) Finance
2 12 (10.17%) Banking
3 9 (7.63%) Back Office
4 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.24%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.24%) Advertising
5 3 (2.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (19.49%) DBA
2 15 (12.71%) Administrator
2 15 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (11.02%) Support Engineer
3 13 (11.02%) Consultant
3 13 (11.02%) SQL DBA
4 12 (10.17%) Wintel Consultant
4 12 (10.17%) Architect
5 9 (7.63%) Analyst
6 8 (6.78%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.93%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) Wintel Architect
9 5 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Designer
9 5 (4.24%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Systems Support Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Windows Server Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) SAP Basis Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) LAMP
2 10 (8.47%) HTML
3 7 (5.93%) JSP
4 6 (5.08%) SAP Basis
5 5 (4.24%) XML
5 5 (4.24%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (3.39%) J2EE
6 4 (3.39%) Application Packaging
7 3 (2.54%) .NET
8 2 (1.69%) libvirt
9 1 (0.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.58%) Blackberry
2 25 (21.19%) Replication
3 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.24%) PDA
5 4 (3.39%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) Wiki
7 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 84 (71.19%) Windows
2 31 (26.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (23.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (18.64%) Linux
5 7 (5.93%) UNIX
5 7 (5.93%) CentOS
6 6 (5.08%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.08%) Debian
7 4 (3.39%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.39%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.54%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.85%) AIX
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (24.58%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (23.73%) ITIL
4 17 (14.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 16 (13.56%) Network Load Balancing
6 15 (12.71%) Database Tuning
6 15 (12.71%) Change Control
7 12 (10.17%) Configuration Management
8 8 (6.78%) CRM
8 8 (6.78%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.78%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.93%) Change Management
10 6 (5.08%) Service Management
10 6 (5.08%) Business Continuity
10 6 (5.08%) High Availability
11 5 (4.24%) ITIL V3
11 5 (4.24%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.24%) Wealth Management
11 5 (4.24%) Problem Management
12 4 (3.39%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.51%) SQL
2 24 (20.34%) PowerShell
3 15 (12.71%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.78%) Python
4 8 (6.78%) Perl
5 5 (4.24%) Java
6 4 (3.39%) C
7 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.85%) ABAP
9 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (21.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 25 (21.19%) Security Cleared
2 19 (16.10%) SC Cleared
2 19 (16.10%) MCP
3 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (11.86%) Citrix Certification
4 14 (11.86%) MCSE
5 10 (8.47%) Degree
6 9 (7.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (6.78%) DV Cleared
8 6 (5.08%) CCA
9 5 (4.24%) MCSA
10 3 (2.54%) VCP4
10 3 (2.54%) MCITP
11 2 (1.69%) CCNA
11 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 3 (2.54%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (52.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (50.85%) Active Directory
3 51 (43.22%) Hyper-V
4 31 (26.27%) VMware ESX
5 27 (22.88%) XenApp
6 21 (17.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 14 (11.86%) XenDesktop
8 11 (9.32%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (8.47%) XenServer
10 9 (7.63%) ISA Server
11 7 (5.93%) Terminal Services
11 7 (5.93%) NFS
12 4 (3.39%) vSphere
13 3 (2.54%) Samba
14 2 (1.69%) Squid
14 2 (1.69%) Gluster
14 2 (1.69%) KVM
14 2 (1.69%) Docker
14 2 (1.69%) RHEV
14 2 (1.69%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 17 (14.41%) SCOM
2 15 (12.71%) SCCM
3 10 (8.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (8.47%) Backup Exec
4 9 (7.63%) HP SIM
5 8 (6.78%) OpenView
5 8 (6.78%) Nagios
5 8 (6.78%) Hyperic
6 6 (5.08%) Munin
6 6 (5.08%) SCVMM
7 5 (4.24%) Tivoli
8 4 (3.39%) Netcool
8 4 (3.39%) ARCserve
8 4 (3.39%) WSUS
8 4 (3.39%) NetBackup
8 4 (3.39%) Puppet
8 4 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.69%) SELinux
9 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 79 (66.95%) Microsoft
2 67 (56.78%) VMware
3 51 (43.22%) Citrix
4 25 (21.19%) Oracle
5 21 (17.80%) Cisco
6 18 (15.25%) HP
7 15 (12.71%) Symantec
8 14 (11.86%) Dell
9 10 (8.47%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.08%) McAfee
10 6 (5.08%) Websense
10 6 (5.08%) SAP
10 6 (5.08%) Veeam
11 5 (4.24%) IBM
11 5 (4.24%) Sybase
12 4 (3.39%) Business Objects
12 4 (3.39%) Riverbed
13 3 (2.54%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.54%) NetApp
14 2 (1.69%) EMC
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