Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Clustering over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 763 743 778
Rank change year-on-year -20 +35 -76
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 67 109 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.095% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.81% 1.42% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 65 89 105
London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £42,250 £36,250 £39,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £77,500 £69,650
England median annual salary £47,500 £53,730 £47,500
% change year-on-year -11.60% +13.12% -3.06%

Microsoft Clustering is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,300 7,679 8,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.71% 10.48% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6,827 6,303 7,164
London median annual salary £65,000 £61,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% +6.09% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Microsoft Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Clustering in London

Microsoft Clustering
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Clustering in London

Microsoft Clustering
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Clustering in London over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Clustering in London

Microsoft Clustering
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Clustering within the London region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
South London +10 17 £47,500 +28.38%
Central London -36 12 £53,730 -27.15% 1
West London - 12 £55,000 - 3
Microsoft Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering.

1 66 (98.51%) Windows
2 58 (86.57%) Clustering
3 42 (62.69%) Windows Server
4 39 (58.21%) SQL Server
5 37 (55.22%) Microsoft
6 35 (52.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (49.25%) SQL
8 24 (35.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (34.33%) Active Directory
10 22 (32.84%) VMware
11 21 (31.34%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (29.85%) Capacity Planning
12 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (28.36%) SCCM
13 19 (28.36%) Replication
14 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (25.37%) Linux
15 17 (25.37%) MCSE
15 17 (25.37%) MCSA
15 17 (25.37%) VMware ESXi
16 16 (23.88%) High Availability
16 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
16 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (23.88%) SCOM
17 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
17 15 (22.39%) SAN
17 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2013
17 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (20.90%) Site Server
18 14 (20.90%) HP

Microsoft Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2013
1 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
2 14 (20.90%) Site Server
3 6 (8.96%) IIS
4 4 (5.97%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.48%) CMS
6 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.46%) Office 365
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) SAN
2 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.96%) DNS
4 5 (7.46%) Kerberos
5 4 (5.97%) DHCP
5 4 (5.97%) Internet
6 3 (4.48%) Firewall
6 3 (4.48%) Skype
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.99%) NAS
7 2 (2.99%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (58.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
4 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (13.43%) MySQL
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.97%) Redis
8 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.49%) Big Data
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.49%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MSI
1 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Banking
2 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) DBA
1 25 (37.31%) SQL DBA
2 23 (34.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) Designer
6 5 (7.46%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (7.46%) Subject Matter Expert
6 5 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (86.57%) Clustering
2 19 (28.36%) Replication
3 10 (14.93%) EMC VNX
4 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.96%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.97%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.99%) PKI
7 2 (2.99%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 66 (98.51%) Windows
2 42 (62.69%) Windows Server
3 35 (52.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (25.37%) Linux
5 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.99%) CentOS
7 2 (2.99%) Debian
7 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.99%) Unix
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (29.85%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (23.88%) High Availability
4 13 (19.40%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (17.91%) ITIL
6 9 (13.43%) Change Management
6 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.43%) Patch Management
7 8 (11.94%) DevOps
8 7 (10.45%) ETL
8 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.96%) ITIL V3
10 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
10 5 (7.46%) Capacity Management
10 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
10 5 (7.46%) Database Security
10 5 (7.46%) Load Balancing
10 5 (7.46%) Process Improvement
10 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (25.37%) MCSA
2 17 (25.37%) MCSE
3 14 (20.90%) MCP
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) MCTS
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 23 (34.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (25.37%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (8.96%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.48%) XenApp
6 2 (2.99%) BitLocker
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.99%) NFS
6 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (28.36%) SCCM
2 16 (23.88%) SCOM
3 12 (17.91%) SCOrch
4 11 (16.42%) Simpana
5 9 (13.43%) vCenter Server
6 5 (7.46%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (5.97%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (5.97%) Foglight
8 3 (4.48%) WSUS
9 2 (2.99%) Control-M
9 2 (2.99%) FortiGate
9 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 37 (55.22%) Microsoft
2 22 (32.84%) VMware
3 14 (20.90%) HP
4 13 (19.40%) Cisco
4 13 (19.40%) Red Hat
5 11 (16.42%) CommVault
6 10 (14.93%) EMC
7 9 (13.43%) Oracle
8 8 (11.94%) Citrix
9 5 (7.46%) IBM
9 5 (7.46%) ServiceNow
10 3 (4.48%) NetApp
10 3 (4.48%) Sun
10 3 (4.48%) Symantec
10 3 (4.48%) Veeam
11 2 (2.99%) CyberArk
11 2 (2.99%) Ivanti
11 2 (2.99%) Juniper
11 2 (2.99%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds