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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 176 183 123
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -60
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 68 37 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 0.65% 1.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.22% 1.58% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 99
Average salary £34,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
2111 2347 2094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.15% 41.07% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1894 1775
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Bristol +15 23 £40,000 -4.76% 5
Gloucestershire -6 22 £32,000 -16.33% 1
Dorset -10 13 £43,750 -2.77% 2
Devon -8 4 £33,000 +17.85%
Somerset +9 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Wiltshire -1 2 - - 4
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 80 (70.18%) Windows
2 72 (63.16%) VMware
3 68 (59.65%) Microsoft
4 65 (57.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 52 (45.61%) Active Directory
6 49 (42.98%) Citrix
7 42 (36.84%) MS Exchange
8 41 (35.96%) SQL Server
9 40 (35.09%) Hyper-V
10 35 (30.70%) SAN
11 34 (29.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 33 (28.95%) SQL
12 33 (28.95%) Oracle
13 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (26.32%) TCP/IP
15 26 (22.81%) Linux
15 26 (22.81%) Security Cleared
16 25 (21.93%) MS Excel
16 25 (21.93%) Firewall
17 24 (21.05%) Replication
17 24 (21.05%) Cisco
17 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
18 23 (20.18%) DNS
19 22 (19.30%) ITIL
19 22 (19.30%) MS Office
19 22 (19.30%) Performance Tuning
20 21 (18.42%) MySQL
20 21 (18.42%) VMware ESX
20 21 (18.42%) SCCM
21 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 42 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.79%) Apache
3 17 (14.91%) SharePoint
4 16 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (10.53%) IIS
6 11 (9.65%) Lync
7 9 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (5.26%) NetWeaver
10 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
10 4 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (2.63%) nginx
12 2 (1.75%) Confluence
12 2 (1.75%) JBoss
12 2 (1.75%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.88%) MediaWiki
13 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (21.93%) MS Excel
2 22 (19.30%) MS Office
3 5 (4.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.77%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) IaaS
2 2 (1.75%) OpenShift
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.70%) SAN
2 30 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 25 (21.93%) Firewall
4 23 (20.18%) DNS
5 19 (16.67%) VPN
6 17 (14.91%) Internet
6 17 (14.91%) VLAN
7 16 (14.04%) WAN
7 16 (14.04%) DHCP
8 13 (11.40%) LAN
9 9 (7.89%) Wireless
10 8 (7.02%) NAS
10 8 (7.02%) NetScaler
11 7 (6.14%) iSCSI
11 7 (6.14%) VoIP
12 5 (4.39%) FTP
12 5 (4.39%) MPLS
13 4 (3.51%) Multicast
13 4 (3.51%) HTTP
13 4 (3.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.42%) MySQL
3 16 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (9.65%) Oracle Database
4 11 (9.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (7.02%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.26%) IDMS
6 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.26%) DB2
6 6 (5.26%) Informix
6 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.75%) DTS
11 1 (0.88%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Hudson
General
1 14 (12.28%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Banking
3 9 (7.89%) Advertising
3 9 (7.89%) Back Office
3 9 (7.89%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.14%) Marketing
5 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.51%) Legal
6 4 (3.51%) Billing
7 3 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Local Government
8 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (14.91%) DBA
3 15 (13.16%) Architect
4 13 (11.40%) Analyst
5 12 (10.53%) Administrator
6 10 (8.77%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (7.02%) SQL DBA
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Support Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.26%) Wintel Architect
11 5 (4.39%) SAP Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Designer
11 5 (4.39%) Help Desk Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Windows Server Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) SAP Basis Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.77%) HTML
2 9 (7.89%) LAMP
3 8 (7.02%) JSP
4 6 (5.26%) SAP Basis
5 5 (4.39%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (3.51%) XML
6 4 (3.51%) J2EE
7 3 (2.63%) .NET
8 2 (1.75%) libvirt
9 1 (0.88%) jQuery
9 1 (0.88%) COM
9 1 (0.88%) CSS
9 1 (0.88%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.05%) Replication
2 13 (11.40%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.14%) PDA
4 5 (4.39%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.39%) Handset
4 5 (4.39%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.63%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.63%) PKI
6 3 (2.63%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.75%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.88%) Wiki
8 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.88%) iPhone
8 1 (0.88%) iPad
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.88%) HACMP
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 80 (70.18%) Windows
2 34 (29.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (22.81%) Linux
5 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (8.77%) UNIX
7 9 (7.89%) CentOS
8 7 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (5.26%) Debian
10 5 (4.39%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.63%) Solaris
12 2 (1.75%) AIX
12 2 (1.75%) HPUX
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.30%) ITIL
1 22 (19.30%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (14.91%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (14.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (11.40%) Load Balancing
4 12 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 11 (9.65%) Change Management
6 10 (8.77%) Network Load Balancing
6 10 (8.77%) Business Continuity
6 10 (8.77%) Database Tuning
7 9 (7.89%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.89%) High Availability
8 8 (7.02%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (5.26%) Wealth Management
10 6 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (5.26%) Project Management
10 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.26%) CRM
10 6 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.95%) SQL
2 11 (9.65%) Perl
3 10 (8.77%) T-SQL
3 10 (8.77%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.89%) Python
5 8 (7.02%) C
6 5 (4.39%) Java
6 5 (4.39%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.51%) PHP
8 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.88%) ABAP
9 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (22.81%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (13.16%) MCSE
4 15 (13.16%) SC Cleared
5 12 (10.53%) Degree
5 12 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (8.77%) MCP
7 8 (7.02%) CCA
8 7 (6.14%) DV Cleared
9 5 (4.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (4.39%) MCSA
10 3 (2.63%) CCNA
10 3 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.63%) MCITP
11 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) SLA
2 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.51%) JSP 440
4 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (57.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (45.61%) Active Directory
3 40 (35.09%) Hyper-V
4 21 (18.42%) VMware ESX
5 18 (15.79%) vSphere
6 17 (14.91%) XenApp
7 15 (13.16%) XenDesktop
8 12 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (7.02%) NFS
11 7 (6.14%) XenServer
11 7 (6.14%) Terminal Services
12 5 (4.39%) ISA Server
13 4 (3.51%) Postfix
14 3 (2.63%) Samba
15 2 (1.75%) Squid
15 2 (1.75%) Sendmail
15 2 (1.75%) VMware Server
15 2 (1.75%) Gluster
15 2 (1.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (18.42%) SCCM
2 15 (13.16%) SCOM
3 10 (8.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (8.77%) Backup Exec
3 10 (8.77%) Hyperic
4 9 (7.89%) Nagios
5 8 (7.02%) SCVMM
6 6 (5.26%) Puppet
7 5 (4.39%) vMotion
7 5 (4.39%) HP SIM
7 5 (4.39%) WSUS
7 5 (4.39%) Munin
8 4 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (3.51%) OpenView
8 4 (3.51%) Tivoli
8 4 (3.51%) Netcool
8 4 (3.51%) Cobbler
8 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.75%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 72 (63.16%) VMware
2 68 (59.65%) Microsoft
3 49 (42.98%) Citrix
4 33 (28.95%) Oracle
5 24 (21.05%) Cisco
6 18 (15.79%) Symantec
7 16 (14.04%) HP
8 15 (13.16%) Red Hat
9 12 (10.53%) Dell
10 8 (7.02%) Websense
10 8 (7.02%) Veeam
11 7 (6.14%) SolarWinds
12 6 (5.26%) McAfee
12 6 (5.26%) NetApp
12 6 (5.26%) SAP
12 6 (5.26%) Sybase
13 4 (3.51%) Business Objects
13 4 (3.51%) IBM
13 4 (3.51%) Riverbed
14 3 (2.63%) Fundtech
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