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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 181 143 142
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -1
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 57 68 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 1.34% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 3.56% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 51 68 56
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,075 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
2185 1910 2055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.13% 37.54% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 1600 1742
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
Bristol +18 26 £35,769 -42.76% 2
Wiltshire -3 20 £41,250 +8.55% 3
Dorset -6 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Devon -21 3 £42,500 +46.55%
Gloucestershire -3 2 - -
Somerset -38 2 £57,500 +53.33%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 54 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 50 (61.73%) Active Directory
2 50 (61.73%) Windows
3 33 (40.74%) Hyper-V
4 31 (38.27%) VMware
5 27 (33.33%) SQL
5 27 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
7 24 (29.63%) Citrix
8 23 (28.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (27.16%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (27.16%) MCP
10 21 (25.93%) T-SQL
10 21 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 21 (25.93%) PowerShell
11 20 (24.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (23.46%) Exchange Server 2003
12 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (23.46%) XenApp
13 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (22.22%) Blackberry
13 18 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 18 (22.22%) ITIL
14 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2000
14 17 (20.99%) Change Control
15 16 (19.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 23 (28.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (23.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2000
7 11 (13.58%) IIS
8 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
9 7 (8.64%) Apache
10 5 (6.17%) MS Project Server
10 5 (6.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
12 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (1.23%) Lync
13 1 (1.23%) Zimbra
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Project
3 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) SAN
2 12 (14.81%) Firewall
3 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.11%) LAN
4 9 (11.11%) DHCP
4 9 (11.11%) DNS
5 7 (8.64%) WAN
6 5 (6.17%) NAS
7 4 (4.94%) Multicast
8 3 (3.70%) Network Security
8 3 (3.70%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.70%) VPN
8 3 (3.70%) HTTP
8 3 (3.70%) SSL
9 2 (2.47%) SNMP
10 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.23%) Internet
10 1 (1.23%) Wireless
10 1 (1.23%) SSH
10 1 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (8.64%) MySQL
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.47%) OLTP
7 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Hudson
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (6.17%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Banking
2 3 (3.70%) Retail
2 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Consultant
2 19 (23.46%) DBA
3 15 (18.52%) SQL DBA
4 13 (16.05%) Administrator
5 12 (14.81%) Wintel Consultant
6 9 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 9 (11.11%) Architect
7 7 (8.64%) Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.41%) Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) SQL Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior DBA
9 5 (6.17%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Deployment Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Desktop Support
11 3 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.70%) HTML
2 3 (3.70%) XML
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) J2EE
4 1 (1.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 12 (14.81%) Replication
3 4 (4.94%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.47%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Open Source
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 50 (61.73%) Windows
2 22 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (18.52%) Linux
5 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.64%) UNIX
7 6 (7.41%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.94%) Debian
8 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.70%) CentOS
10 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.23%) AIX
11 1 (1.23%) Solaris
11 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (24.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (22.22%) ITIL
4 17 (20.99%) Change Control
5 10 (12.35%) Database Tuning
6 9 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
7 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.17%) Migration
8 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.17%) Software Deployment
9 4 (4.94%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.94%) Service Management
9 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.94%) Change Management
9 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.70%) Release Management
10 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) SQL
2 21 (25.93%) T-SQL
2 21 (25.93%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.17%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.47%) Perl
5 2 (2.47%) VBScript
5 2 (2.47%) VB
6 1 (1.23%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) VB6
6 1 (1.23%) C
6 1 (1.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (27.16%) MCP
2 16 (19.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
4 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared
6 6 (7.41%) MCSE
7 4 (4.94%) Degree
8 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.47%) ISEB
10 1 (1.23%) CCA
10 1 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.23%) MCT
10 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.23%) RHCE
10 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 5 (6.17%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (61.73%) Active Directory
2 33 (40.74%) Hyper-V
3 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (23.46%) XenApp
5 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 16 (19.75%) VMware ESX
7 5 (6.17%) Squid
8 4 (4.94%) Terminal Services
8 4 (4.94%) NFS
8 4 (4.94%) qmail
9 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.47%) Xen
11 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.23%) Samba
11 1 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.23%) XenServer
11 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.64%) SCCM
3 5 (6.17%) ARCserve
3 5 (6.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (6.17%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.70%) SCOM
4 3 (3.70%) Hyperic
5 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.47%) WSUS
6 1 (1.23%) MOM
6 1 (1.23%) Netcool
6 1 (1.23%) Nagios
6 1 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.23%) Puppet
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.23%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 54 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (38.27%) VMware
3 24 (29.63%) Citrix
4 12 (14.81%) Red Hat
5 11 (13.58%) HP
6 8 (9.88%) Cisco
6 8 (9.88%) Symantec
7 5 (6.17%) SAP
7 5 (6.17%) Dell
7 5 (6.17%) EMC
8 4 (4.94%) Oracle
8 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.70%) IBM
10 2 (2.47%) NetApp
10 2 (2.47%) F5
11 1 (1.23%) McAfee
11 1 (1.23%) Scalix
11 1 (1.23%) Altiris
11 1 (1.23%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.23%) Riverbed
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Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
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