Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 741 763 768
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5 -51
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 76 105 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.92% 1.36% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 71 93 83
London median annual salary £57,500 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.54% +7.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,250 £41,400
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% - -

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 8,303 7,728 8,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.07% 10.32% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,801 6,370 7,006
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +7.83% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +19 16 £57,500 +55.41% 1
West London +42 12 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Central London -41 6 £70,000 +18.64% 2
Microsoft Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (81.58%) Clustering
3 56 (73.68%) SQL Server
4 42 (55.26%) SQL
4 42 (55.26%) Windows Server
5 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (36.84%) Active Directory
8 27 (35.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (30.26%) VMware
10 22 (28.95%) Linux
10 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
11 20 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (26.32%) High Availability
12 19 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (25.00%) Replication
13 18 (23.68%) SAN
13 18 (23.68%) Red Hat
13 18 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (22.37%) VMware ESXi
14 17 (22.37%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (22.37%) SCOM
14 17 (22.37%) DNS
15 16 (21.05%) Relational Database
16 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (19.74%) SCCM
17 14 (18.42%) MCSE
17 14 (18.42%) MCSA

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 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (9.21%) Site Server
4 6 (7.89%) IIS
5 5 (6.58%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.32%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.58%) Office 365
4 4 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (5.26%) IaaS
4 4 (5.26%) SaaS
5 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.68%) SAN
2 17 (22.37%) DNS
3 9 (11.84%) DHCP
3 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.58%) Internet
5 4 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (5.26%) Firewall
5 4 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.95%) Skype
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (2.63%) NAS
7 2 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 27 (35.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (21.05%) Relational Database
6 14 (18.42%) MySQL
7 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
9 4 (5.26%) Redis
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.95%) SSDT
11 2 (2.63%) Big Data
12 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.58%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Marketing
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) DBA
2 33 (43.42%) SQL DBA
3 29 (38.16%) SQL Server DBA
4 9 (11.84%) Administrator
4 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Designer
6 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 62 (81.58%) Clustering
2 19 (25.00%) Replication
3 11 (14.47%) EMC VNX
4 6 (7.89%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.26%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.63%) NHS
7 2 (2.63%) PKI
7 2 (2.63%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (55.26%) Windows Server
3 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (28.95%) Linux
5 18 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.63%) CentOS
7 2 (2.63%) Debian
7 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.63%) Unix
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) High Availability
2 19 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (22.37%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (17.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (13.16%) DevOps
6 10 (13.16%) ITIL
6 10 (13.16%) Migration
7 9 (11.84%) Change Management
7 9 (11.84%) Patch Management
8 7 (9.21%) Database Security
9 6 (7.89%) ITIL V3
10 5 (6.58%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.58%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (6.58%) ETL
10 5 (6.58%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.58%) Logistics
10 5 (6.58%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (6.58%) Refactoring
11 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 42 (55.26%) SQL
2 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
3 10 (13.16%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.26%) Python
4 4 (5.26%) VB
5 2 (2.63%) C#
5 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) MCSA
1 14 (18.42%) MCSE
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.21%) MCP
3 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) MCTS
5 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 28 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (22.37%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (7.89%) XenApp
5 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.63%) BitLocker
6 2 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.63%) NFS
6 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (22.37%) SCOM
2 15 (19.74%) SCCM
3 10 (13.16%) Failover Clustering
3 10 (13.16%) SCOrch
4 6 (7.89%) Simpana
5 5 (6.58%) vCenter Server
6 4 (5.26%) Ansible
6 4 (5.26%) Foglight
6 4 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (3.95%) WSUS
8 2 (2.63%) Control-M
8 2 (2.63%) FortiGate
8 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.26%) VMware
3 18 (23.68%) Red Hat
4 14 (18.42%) Oracle
5 11 (14.47%) EMC
6 10 (13.16%) HP
7 9 (11.84%) Citrix
8 8 (10.53%) Cisco
9 6 (7.89%) CommVault
9 6 (7.89%) Symantec
10 4 (5.26%) Splunk
11 3 (3.95%) IBM
11 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.95%) Veeam
12 2 (2.63%) CyberArk
12 2 (2.63%) Ivanti
12 2 (2.63%) Juniper
12 2 (2.63%) NetApp
12 2 (2.63%) Palo Alto
13 1 (1.32%) Sun