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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 213 172 162
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -10
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 21 40 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.76% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 2.49% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 37
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
1724 1608 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.14% 30.70% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1340 1309
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £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 24 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 24 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
Gloucestershire -6 4 - -
Wiltshire -13 4 £35,000 -6.66% 2
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 24 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 34 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 33 (56.90%) Windows
3 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
4 24 (41.38%) Linux
5 22 (37.93%) Hyper-V
6 20 (34.48%) Security Cleared
7 19 (32.76%) VMware
8 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (29.31%) Citrix
10 16 (27.59%) HP
11 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
11 15 (25.86%) Red Hat
12 14 (24.14%) UNIX
12 14 (24.14%) ITIL
12 14 (24.14%) LAN
13 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
13 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (22.41%) SQL
13 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (22.41%) DV Cleared
14 12 (20.69%) DNS
14 12 (20.69%) DHCP
14 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
14 12 (20.69%) SAN
15 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (18.97%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (17.24%) Firewall
17 9 (15.52%) WAN
17 9 (15.52%) Cisco
17 9 (15.52%) SQL Server

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (13.79%) IIS
2 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.34%) Apache
5 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (5.17%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.72%) Zimbra
8 1 (1.72%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Agresso
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
1 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) LAN
2 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
3 12 (20.69%) DNS
3 12 (20.69%) DHCP
3 12 (20.69%) SAN
4 10 (17.24%) Firewall
5 9 (15.52%) WAN
6 5 (8.62%) Internet
7 3 (5.17%) VPN
7 3 (5.17%) Multicast
7 3 (5.17%) NAS
7 3 (5.17%) Network Security
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.45%) SNMP
8 2 (3.45%) Wireless
9 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.72%) HTTP
9 1 (1.72%) VoIP
9 1 (1.72%) SSL
9 1 (1.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.90%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) Hudson
General
1 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Consultant
2 9 (15.52%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 9 (15.52%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) UNIX Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Systems Support
6 4 (6.90%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) DBA
7 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) LAMP
3 1 (1.72%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.72%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) JSP
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.34%) Firmware
3 4 (6.90%) EqualLogic
4 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.45%) NHS
5 2 (3.45%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.45%) Replication
6 1 (1.72%) Open Source
6 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Linux
3 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (24.14%) UNIX
5 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.07%) Solaris
6 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (10.34%) HPUX
8 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.90%) Debian
9 3 (5.17%) CentOS
10 2 (3.45%) AIX
10 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (15.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (13.79%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (12.07%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.62%) Software Deployment
7 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.17%) Migration
9 3 (5.17%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.17%) Service Management
9 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.17%) Change Control
9 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (3.45%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.90%) Perl
3 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.45%) VBScript
5 2 (3.45%) VB
5 2 (3.45%) C
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (22.41%) DV Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) MCP
4 7 (12.07%) MCSE
4 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.90%) Degree
5 4 (6.90%) CCA
5 4 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (3.45%) MCTS
7 2 (3.45%) MCITP
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.45%) CCNP
7 2 (3.45%) CCNA
8 1 (1.72%) RHCE
8 1 (1.72%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
2 6 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 22 (37.93%) Hyper-V
3 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.34%) XenApp
5 5 (8.62%) Squid
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (6.90%) qmail
6 4 (6.90%) ISA Server
7 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.17%) NFS
7 3 (5.17%) XenServer
7 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.17%) vSphere
8 2 (3.45%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.72%) Samba
9 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.72%) Xen
9 1 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) SCCM
2 6 (10.34%) SCOM
2 6 (10.34%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.90%) WSUS
3 4 (6.90%) Nagios
3 4 (6.90%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.45%) Cacti
4 2 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.45%) ARCserve
4 2 (3.45%) MOM
5 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.72%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.72%) Puppet
5 1 (1.72%) Munin
Vendors
1 34 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.76%) VMware
3 17 (29.31%) Citrix
4 16 (27.59%) HP
5 15 (25.86%) Red Hat
6 9 (15.52%) Cisco
7 8 (13.79%) Dell
8 7 (12.07%) Symantec
9 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.62%) Oracle
10 4 (6.90%) SAP
11 3 (5.17%) EMC
11 3 (5.17%) F5
12 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.45%) Juniper
12 2 (3.45%) Ericsson
12 2 (3.45%) NetApp
12 2 (3.45%) Veritas
12 2 (3.45%) TOWER Software
13 1 (1.72%) Scalix
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