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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 213 191 161
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -30
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 38 38 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.62% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 1.80% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 54
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,826 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.99%
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
2226 2109 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.22% 34.66% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1696 1667
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -22 11 £40,500 +13.22% 2
Gloucestershire -10 10 £47,500 -
Wiltshire -6 8 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Dorset +8 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Somerset +4 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Devon -8 1 £30,500 -28.23%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 64 (62.75%) Windows
2 56 (54.90%) Active Directory
3 52 (50.98%) VMware
4 51 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
6 41 (40.20%) SQL
7 38 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 37 (36.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (30.39%) TCP/IP
10 30 (29.41%) DNS
10 30 (29.41%) IIS
10 30 (29.41%) Hyper-V
11 29 (28.43%) MS Exchange
11 29 (28.43%) Citrix
12 27 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (22.55%) DHCP
14 20 (19.61%) MS Excel
14 20 (19.61%) ITIL
14 20 (19.61%) SAN
14 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (19.61%) Finance
15 19 (18.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (18.63%) PowerShell
15 19 (18.63%) Linux
16 18 (17.65%) Security Cleared
16 18 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 17 (16.67%) Replication
17 17 (16.67%) Oracle
17 17 (16.67%) Firewall
18 16 (15.69%) MS Office

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (29.41%) IIS
2 29 (28.43%) MS Exchange
3 15 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 10 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (7.84%) Lync
8 8 (7.84%) WebSphere
9 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (5.88%) Apache
9 6 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (4.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.98%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.98%) Confluence
11 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.39%) TCP/IP
2 30 (29.41%) DNS
3 23 (22.55%) DHCP
4 20 (19.61%) SAN
5 17 (16.67%) Firewall
6 11 (10.78%) VPN
6 11 (10.78%) LAN
7 10 (9.80%) Internet
8 9 (8.82%) WAN
9 6 (5.88%) DMZ
9 6 (5.88%) Wireless
9 6 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (5.88%) VLAN
9 6 (5.88%) NAS
10 5 (4.90%) SMTP
11 4 (3.92%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.94%) Network Security
12 3 (2.94%) VoIP
12 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
12 3 (2.94%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (13.73%) MySQL
6 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.84%) Oracle Database
7 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (3.92%) MS Access
10 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.92%) DTS
11 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.98%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (19.61%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Advertising
3 8 (7.84%) Legal
3 8 (7.84%) Marketing
4 7 (6.86%) Back Office
5 6 (5.88%) Banking
5 6 (5.88%) Billing
5 6 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Local Government
6 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (22.55%) Administrator
2 15 (14.71%) Architect
3 13 (12.75%) DBA
3 13 (12.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (11.76%) Analyst
5 11 (10.78%) Server Administrator
5 11 (10.78%) Windows Administrator
6 10 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.84%) SQL DBA
8 7 (6.86%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (5.88%) Database Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (4.90%) Database Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.71%) Web Services
2 8 (7.84%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (3.92%) ODBC
4 2 (1.96%) .NET
4 2 (1.96%) Middleware
4 2 (1.96%) Twisted
5 1 (0.98%) HTML
5 1 (0.98%) WCF
5 1 (0.98%) WPF
5 1 (0.98%) jQuery
5 1 (0.98%) CSS
5 1 (0.98%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Replication
2 14 (13.73%) PKI
3 8 (7.84%) Thin Client
3 8 (7.84%) Fat Client
4 7 (6.86%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.86%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.88%) Credit Risk
5 6 (5.88%) SWIFT
6 5 (4.90%) Handset
7 4 (3.92%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.94%) HP Storage
8 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.96%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (1.96%) PDA
10 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.98%) HACMP
10 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.98%) iPhone
10 1 (0.98%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 64 (62.75%) Windows
2 37 (36.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (18.63%) Linux
6 9 (8.82%) UNIX
7 7 (6.86%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.92%) Solaris
8 4 (3.92%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.96%) AIX
9 2 (1.96%) HPUX
9 2 (1.96%) CentOS
9 2 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.98%) Android
10 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.61%) ITIL
2 15 (14.71%) Software Deployment
3 12 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (11.76%) Change Management
3 12 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (10.78%) Workflow
4 11 (10.78%) Line Management
5 10 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (9.80%) Load Balancing
6 9 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (8.82%) Change Control
6 9 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.84%) High Availability
7 8 (7.84%) Business Continuity
8 7 (6.86%) Migration
8 7 (6.86%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.88%) Cash Management
9 6 (5.88%) Cyber Security
9 6 (5.88%) TOGAF
9 6 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (40.20%) SQL
2 19 (18.63%) PowerShell
3 12 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 8 (7.84%) C
5 4 (3.92%) Ruby
5 4 (3.92%) Perl
5 4 (3.92%) VBA
6 3 (2.94%) Python
6 3 (2.94%) PHP
6 3 (2.94%) C++
7 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.96%) Tcl
7 2 (1.96%) Groovy
7 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.98%) Java
8 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.98%) C#
8 1 (0.98%) VBScript
8 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (12.75%) MCP
4 10 (9.80%) MCSE
5 9 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (8.82%) Degree
6 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.94%) CCNA
8 2 (1.96%) CCA
8 2 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.98%) RHCE
9 1 (0.98%) MCITP
9 1 (0.98%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.96%) QA
4 1 (0.98%) JSP 440
System Software
1 56 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 38 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 16 (15.69%) VMware ESX
5 14 (13.73%) vSphere
6 9 (8.82%) XenApp
7 8 (7.84%) Terminal Services
8 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (3.92%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.94%) Postfix
11 2 (1.96%) Sendmail
11 2 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.96%) NFS
11 2 (1.96%) Docker
12 1 (0.98%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.98%) Xen
12 1 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.98%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.98%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) SCCM
2 9 (8.82%) SCOM
3 6 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.88%) Hyperic
4 5 (4.90%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.90%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (3.92%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.96%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.96%) Cacti
6 2 (1.96%) SmokePing
6 2 (1.96%) Icinga
6 2 (1.96%) Graphite
6 2 (1.96%) vMotion
6 2 (1.96%) Nagios
6 2 (1.96%) Puppet
6 2 (1.96%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.98%) OpenView
7 1 (0.98%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 52 (50.98%) VMware
2 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
3 29 (28.43%) Citrix
4 17 (16.67%) Oracle
5 14 (13.73%) Cisco
5 14 (13.73%) HP
6 12 (11.76%) Symantec
7 9 (8.82%) Dell
8 8 (7.84%) Cyber-Ark
9 7 (6.86%) SolarWinds
9 7 (6.86%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.88%) NetApp
10 6 (5.88%) Misys
10 6 (5.88%) Temenos
10 6 (5.88%) Fundtech
11 4 (3.92%) Facebook
12 2 (1.96%) Veeam
12 2 (1.96%) Veritas
12 2 (1.96%) Websense
13 1 (0.98%) Apple
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