Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 121 145
Rank change year-on-year +15 +24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 5 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.38% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.66% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 11
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.10% +23.53% -32.00%
10th Percentile £27,350 £38,100 £33,750
90th Percentile £35,000 £58,250 £53,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.04% +10.00% +4.65%

Clustering is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 491 610 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 36.97% 35.28% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 399 515 684
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -6.10%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,600 £23,238
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,000 £54,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Kent

Clustering
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering in Kent.

Salary trend for Clustering in Kent

Clustering
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 1 £32,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £25,500 -
Clustering
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (20.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Sun