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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 177 154 100
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -54
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 66 79 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 1.39% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.99% 3.60% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 58 71 112
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2204 2195 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.20% 38.64% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1708 1842 1742
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,354 £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 November 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 26 November 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
Wiltshire -4 24 £42,500 -0.58% 2
Bristol +14 22 £35,000 -33.33%
Gloucestershire -10 8 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Devon -20 8 £29,500 -3.27% 2
Somerset -17 6 £20,500 -48.75%
Dorset -18 1 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 81 (77.14%) Microsoft
2 64 (60.95%) Windows
3 58 (55.24%) Active Directory
4 42 (40.00%) VMware
4 42 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 40 (38.10%) SQL
6 39 (37.14%) MS Exchange
7 37 (35.24%) Performance Tuning
8 36 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (33.33%) Citrix
9 35 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 30 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 30 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (26.67%) VMware ESX
11 28 (26.67%) Blackberry
11 28 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 28 (26.67%) ITIL
12 27 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (24.76%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
14 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
14 25 (23.81%) PowerShell
15 24 (22.86%) MCP
16 23 (21.90%) Replication
16 23 (21.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (21.90%) XenApp
17 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
18 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 20 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 39 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 28 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2000
7 17 (16.19%) SharePoint
8 12 (11.43%) IIS
9 7 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (5.71%) NetWeaver
11 5 (4.76%) Apache
11 5 (4.76%) MS Project Server
12 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
12 4 (3.81%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (1.90%) Lync
13 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.33%) MS Office
3 10 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Agresso
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.19%) DHCP
1 17 (16.19%) DNS
2 15 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 15 (14.29%) SAN
3 14 (13.33%) LAN
4 12 (11.43%) Firewall
5 10 (9.52%) Internet
6 6 (5.71%) WAN
7 5 (4.76%) FTP
8 4 (3.81%) HTTP
8 4 (3.81%) VoIP
8 4 (3.81%) SSL
8 4 (3.81%) NAS
9 3 (2.86%) Multicast
10 2 (1.90%) VLAN
10 2 (1.90%) Network Security
10 2 (1.90%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 30 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 7 (6.67%) MySQL
7 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.90%) OLTP
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 8 (7.62%) Back Office
2 7 (6.67%) Finance
3 5 (4.76%) Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.57%) DBA
2 23 (21.90%) SQL DBA
3 20 (19.05%) Consultant
4 19 (18.10%) Administrator
5 15 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
6 11 (10.48%) Analyst
6 11 (10.48%) Architect
7 9 (8.57%) Senior DBA
8 8 (7.62%) Technical Architect
8 8 (7.62%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 4 (3.81%) Deployment Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) SAP Basis Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) HTML
2 7 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 6 (5.71%) SAP Basis
4 5 (4.76%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (3.81%) XML
5 4 (3.81%) LAMP
6 3 (2.86%) J2EE
7 2 (1.90%) JSP
7 2 (1.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.67%) Blackberry
2 23 (21.90%) Replication
3 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.90%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) NHS
7 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 64 (60.95%) Windows
2 27 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (21.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (16.19%) Linux
6 11 (10.48%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.76%) UNIX
9 4 (3.81%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.90%) Debian
10 2 (1.90%) CentOS
11 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.95%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.24%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (26.67%) ITIL
3 26 (24.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (19.05%) Change Control
5 17 (16.19%) Database Tuning
5 17 (16.19%) Network Load Balancing
6 12 (11.43%) Configuration Management
7 10 (9.52%) Change Management
8 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2
8 8 (7.62%) CRM
9 6 (5.71%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.76%) Migration
10 5 (4.76%) Service Management
10 5 (4.76%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (3.81%) Release Management
11 4 (3.81%) Performance Management
11 4 (3.81%) Software Deployment
11 4 (3.81%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.10%) SQL
2 30 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 25 (23.81%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.81%) Java
6 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.90%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) ABAP
7 1 (0.95%) VB6
7 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (22.86%) MCP
2 20 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (7.62%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (6.67%) MCSE
7 5 (4.76%) Degree
8 2 (1.90%) ISEB
8 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.95%) MCSA
9 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.95%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
1 6 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 58 (55.24%) Active Directory
2 42 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 36 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (26.67%) VMware ESX
5 23 (21.90%) XenApp
6 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (7.62%) ISA Server
8 7 (6.67%) XenServer
8 7 (6.67%) XenDesktop
9 5 (4.76%) Terminal Services
10 4 (3.81%) NFS
10 4 (3.81%) Squid
10 4 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (3.81%) qmail
11 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.95%) Xen
11 1 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) OpenView
1 8 (7.62%) SCOM
1 8 (7.62%) HP SIM
2 7 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 6 (5.71%) ARCserve
3 6 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.71%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.76%) SCCM
5 4 (3.81%) Hyperic
5 4 (3.81%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.86%) Netcool
7 2 (1.90%) WSUS
7 2 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.95%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.95%) Munin
8 1 (0.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 81 (77.14%) Microsoft
2 42 (40.00%) VMware
3 35 (33.33%) Citrix
4 19 (18.10%) HP
5 15 (14.29%) Cisco
6 12 (11.43%) Oracle
6 12 (11.43%) Dell
7 10 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 10 (9.52%) SAP
8 8 (7.62%) Symantec
9 5 (4.76%) EMC
10 4 (3.81%) IBM
11 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.90%) McAfee
12 2 (1.90%) NetApp
12 2 (1.90%) Business Objects
12 2 (1.90%) Riverbed
13 1 (0.95%) F5
13 1 (0.95%) Veritas
13 1 (0.95%) Juniper
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 4% Matched Pension, 25 Days Holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Totnes, Devon
South Hams District Council
Salary: From £28,922 to £32,072 per annum (Level 5)
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago