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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 191 208 166
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -42
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 49 21 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 0.34% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% 0.93% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 46
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2099 2269 2101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.61% 37.14% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 1794 1783
Average salary £38,533 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.75% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Wiltshire +3 20 £40,000 +14.28%
Gloucestershire -4 12 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bristol -16 9 £40,000 -4.19% 1
Dorset +14 5 - -
Devon -11 1 £30,500 +22.00%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 82 (72.57%) Windows
2 67 (59.29%) VMware
3 64 (56.64%) Active Directory
4 56 (49.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 50 (44.25%) Microsoft
6 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
7 45 (39.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (37.17%) Citrix
9 40 (35.40%) Hyper-V
10 39 (34.51%) TCP/IP
11 37 (32.74%) MS Exchange
12 34 (30.09%) SQL
13 32 (28.32%) DNS
14 31 (27.43%) SAN
14 31 (27.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (24.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (23.89%) IIS
17 25 (22.12%) Linux
17 25 (22.12%) DHCP
18 24 (21.24%) Security Cleared
18 24 (21.24%) SCCM
19 23 (20.35%) ITIL
20 22 (19.47%) Oracle
20 22 (19.47%) Firewall
20 22 (19.47%) PowerShell
20 22 (19.47%) Finance
21 20 (17.70%) MS Office
21 20 (17.70%) VPN
21 20 (17.70%) Cisco
21 20 (17.70%) vSphere

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 37 (32.74%) MS Exchange
2 27 (23.89%) IIS
3 17 (15.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (12.39%) SharePoint
6 13 (11.50%) Apache
7 12 (10.62%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (8.85%) Lync
9 8 (7.08%) WebSphere
10 7 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2000
11 6 (5.31%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (2.65%) nginx
13 3 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (1.77%) JBoss
14 2 (1.77%) Confluence
14 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.88%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 20 (17.70%) MS Office
2 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) Office 365
2 2 (1.77%) IaaS
2 2 (1.77%) OpenShift
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (34.51%) TCP/IP
2 32 (28.32%) DNS
3 31 (27.43%) SAN
4 25 (22.12%) DHCP
5 22 (19.47%) Firewall
6 20 (17.70%) VPN
7 16 (14.16%) WAN
8 15 (13.27%) Internet
9 12 (10.62%) LAN
9 12 (10.62%) VLAN
10 10 (8.85%) Wireless
11 7 (6.19%) iSCSI
11 7 (6.19%) NetScaler
12 6 (5.31%) NAS
12 6 (5.31%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (5.31%) DMZ
13 5 (4.42%) VoIP
13 5 (4.42%) SMTP
13 5 (4.42%) MPLS
14 3 (2.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.81%) MySQL
3 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.31%) IDMS
7 6 (5.31%) DB2
7 6 (5.31%) Informix
7 6 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.88%) DTS
9 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Hudson
General
1 22 (19.47%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Advertising
2 12 (10.62%) Banking
2 12 (10.62%) Investment Banking
3 8 (7.08%) Marketing
4 7 (6.19%) Legal
5 6 (5.31%) Corporate Banking
5 6 (5.31%) Billing
5 6 (5.31%) Back Office
6 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (19.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (17.70%) Administrator
3 18 (15.93%) Architect
4 11 (9.73%) DBA
4 11 (9.73%) Windows Administrator
4 11 (9.73%) Server Administrator
5 10 (8.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.96%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Analyst
7 7 (6.19%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.19%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Technical Architect
8 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (4.42%) Help Desk Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) SQL DBA
10 4 (3.54%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.27%) Web Services
2 8 (7.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (4.42%) LAMP
4 4 (3.54%) JSP
5 3 (2.65%) .NET
6 2 (1.77%) libvirt
7 1 (0.88%) jQuery
7 1 (0.88%) Twisted
7 1 (0.88%) CSS
7 1 (0.88%) HTML
7 1 (0.88%) Middleware
7 1 (0.88%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Replication
2 14 (12.39%) PKI
3 9 (7.96%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.96%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.08%) Thin Client
4 8 (7.08%) Fat Client
5 7 (6.19%) Blackberry
6 6 (5.31%) PDA
6 6 (5.31%) Credit Risk
6 6 (5.31%) SWIFT
7 5 (4.42%) Handset
8 3 (2.65%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.77%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (1.77%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.88%) Wiki
10 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.88%) iPhone
10 1 (0.88%) iPad
10 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 82 (72.57%) Windows
2 45 (39.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (27.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (24.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (22.12%) Linux
6 10 (8.85%) UNIX
7 7 (6.19%) CentOS
7 7 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.31%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.42%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.54%) Solaris
10 4 (3.54%) Debian
11 3 (2.65%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.77%) AIX
12 2 (1.77%) HPUX
12 2 (1.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) ITIL
2 16 (14.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (13.27%) Load Balancing
3 15 (13.27%) Software Deployment
4 13 (11.50%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (9.73%) Business Continuity
5 11 (9.73%) Workflow
6 10 (8.85%) Line Management
7 9 (7.96%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (7.96%) High Availability
7 9 (7.96%) Change Management
8 8 (7.08%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (7.08%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.08%) Configuration Management
8 8 (7.08%) Change Control
8 8 (7.08%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.19%) Problem Management
9 7 (6.19%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (5.31%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.09%) SQL
2 22 (19.47%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.62%) Perl
4 10 (8.85%) Python
5 9 (7.96%) C
6 7 (6.19%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.42%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.54%) PHP
9 3 (2.65%) Ruby
10 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.88%) Groovy
11 1 (0.88%) Tcl
11 1 (0.88%) C++
11 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.88%) VBScript
11 1 (0.88%) VB
11 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (13.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (11.50%) Degree
4 13 (11.50%) MCP
5 12 (10.62%) MCSE
6 9 (7.96%) SC Cleared
7 7 (6.19%) DV Cleared
7 7 (6.19%) CCA
7 7 (6.19%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (5.31%) CCNA
9 3 (2.65%) MCSA
10 2 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) SLA
2 5 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.54%) JSP 440
3 4 (3.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 64 (56.64%) Active Directory
2 56 (49.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (35.40%) Hyper-V
4 20 (17.70%) vSphere
5 18 (15.93%) VMware ESX
6 13 (11.50%) XenApp
7 10 (8.85%) XenDesktop
8 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (4.42%) Terminal Services
11 4 (3.54%) NFS
11 4 (3.54%) Postfix
12 3 (2.65%) Samba
12 3 (2.65%) XenServer
12 3 (2.65%) Docker
13 2 (1.77%) RHEV
13 2 (1.77%) oVirt
13 2 (1.77%) GFS2
13 2 (1.77%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.77%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (21.24%) SCCM
2 16 (14.16%) SCOM
3 9 (7.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (7.08%) Backup Exec
5 7 (6.19%) Nagios
5 7 (6.19%) SCVMM
5 7 (6.19%) Hyperic
6 6 (5.31%) Puppet
7 5 (4.42%) vMotion
8 4 (3.54%) Cobbler
8 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.65%) Munin
9 3 (2.65%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.77%) ARCserve
10 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.77%) Cacti
10 2 (1.77%) Pacemaker
10 2 (1.77%) SmokePing
10 2 (1.77%) SELinux
10 2 (1.77%) Icinga
Vendors
1 67 (59.29%) VMware
2 50 (44.25%) Microsoft
3 42 (37.17%) Citrix
4 22 (19.47%) Oracle
5 20 (17.70%) Cisco
6 18 (15.93%) Symantec
7 16 (14.16%) HP
8 10 (8.85%) Red Hat
9 9 (7.96%) Dell
10 8 (7.08%) SolarWinds
10 8 (7.08%) Cyber-Ark
11 7 (6.19%) Websense
11 7 (6.19%) Veeam
11 7 (6.19%) NetApp
12 6 (5.31%) Misys
12 6 (5.31%) Temenos
12 6 (5.31%) Sybase
12 6 (5.31%) Fundtech
13 4 (3.54%) Facebook
14 2 (1.77%) Brocade
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