Period
to 19 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > London
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 693 771 736
Rank change year-on-year +78 -35 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 81 54 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.077% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.95% 0.69% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 52 76
London median annual salary £65,000 £54,365 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.56% -22.34% +27.27%
10th Percentile £44,000 £43,975 £49,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £63,750 £79,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +10.00%

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 8,521 7,879 7,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.05% 11.27% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6,843 6,585 6,054
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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
Central London +41 18 £65,000 +20.98%
West London +31 12 £67,500 +22.73%
South London -2 8 £55,000 +15.79%
Microsoft Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 74 (91.36%) Windows
2 71 (87.65%) Clustering
3 63 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 58 (71.60%) Active Directory
5 50 (61.73%) Windows Server
6 49 (60.49%) VMware
7 44 (54.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (53.09%) PowerShell
9 38 (46.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (46.91%) SCCM
10 35 (43.21%) DNS
11 33 (40.74%) SQL Server
11 33 (40.74%) Hyper-V
12 32 (39.51%) SQL
12 32 (39.51%) ITIL
12 32 (39.51%) HP
13 29 (35.80%) SAN
13 29 (35.80%) SCOM
14 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2012
15 26 (32.10%) XenApp
16 25 (30.86%) XenDesktop
16 25 (30.86%) Microsoft App-V
17 21 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 20 (24.69%) Linux
19 19 (23.46%) DHCP
19 19 (23.46%) Citrix
19 19 (23.46%) High Availability
20 18 (22.22%) Cisco
20 18 (22.22%) Finance
20 18 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 6 (7.41%) IIS
2 5 (6.17%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.11%) SaaS
3 5 (6.17%) Office 365
4 4 (4.94%) IaaS
4 4 (4.94%) PaaS
5 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 35 (43.21%) DNS
2 29 (35.80%) SAN
3 19 (23.46%) DHCP
4 13 (16.05%) Firewall
5 10 (12.35%) iSCSI
6 8 (9.88%) VPN
7 7 (8.64%) NAS
7 7 (8.64%) VLAN
8 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.70%) MPLS
9 3 (3.70%) PBX
9 3 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (3.70%) SSL
9 3 (3.70%) VPLS
10 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.47%) Skype
11 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.23%) Internet
11 1 (1.23%) VoIP
11 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.17%) MySQL
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (4.94%) Power BI
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (4.94%) SSDT
7 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.47%) Big Data
9 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.47%) MSI
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.23%) WiX
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Advertising
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Automotive
3 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (14.81%) DBA
2 12 (14.81%) SQL DBA
3 10 (12.35%) Architect
3 10 (12.35%) PowerShell Specialist
3 10 (12.35%) SCCM Specialist
3 10 (12.35%) Server Specialist
3 10 (12.35%) Windows Server Specialist
3 10 (12.35%) Windows Specialist
4 8 (9.88%) Citrix Specialist
5 7 (8.64%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) LDAP
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 71 (87.65%) Clustering
2 17 (20.99%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (18.52%) Management Information System
4 14 (17.28%) Fat Client
4 14 (17.28%) Thin Client
5 12 (14.81%) EMC VNX
6 11 (13.58%) Data Centre
7 8 (9.88%) PKI
8 7 (8.64%) HP Storage
9 4 (4.94%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (4.94%) Public Cloud
9 4 (4.94%) Replication
10 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (3.70%) Fintech
11 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
11 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (91.36%) Windows
2 50 (61.73%) Windows Server
3 38 (46.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (24.69%) Linux
6 8 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.23%) CentOS
7 1 (1.23%) Debian
7 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.23%) Unix
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) ITIL
2 21 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (23.46%) High Availability
4 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (18.52%) Application Packaging
6 13 (16.05%) Problem Management
7 11 (13.58%) Change Control
7 11 (13.58%) Change Management
7 11 (13.58%) Migration
7 11 (13.58%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (13.58%) Storage Management
8 10 (12.35%) Service Management
9 9 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (9.88%) Database Security
10 8 (9.88%) DevOps
10 8 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (8.64%) Network Design
11 7 (8.64%) TOGAF
11 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
12 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.09%) PowerShell
2 32 (39.51%) SQL
3 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.94%) C
5 1 (1.23%) C#
5 1 (1.23%) Python
5 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) MCSA
2 4 (4.94%) MCSE
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.23%) MCTS
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) GDPR
2 4 (4.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.47%) SLA
4 1 (1.23%) QA
4 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (71.60%) Active Directory
2 44 (54.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (40.74%) Hyper-V
4 26 (32.10%) XenApp
5 25 (30.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 25 (30.86%) XenDesktop
6 13 (16.05%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (12.35%) DFS Replication
8 4 (4.94%) NFS
9 1 (1.23%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (46.91%) SCCM
2 29 (35.80%) SCOM
3 11 (13.58%) WSUS
4 10 (12.35%) Ansible
4 10 (12.35%) IBM BigFix
4 10 (12.35%) vCenter Server
5 7 (8.64%) Kubernetes
5 7 (8.64%) Puppet
6 6 (7.41%) Backup Exec
7 5 (6.17%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (6.17%) vMotion
8 4 (4.94%) SCOrch
8 4 (4.94%) Simpana
9 3 (3.70%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (2.47%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (1.23%) Nagios
11 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 49 (60.49%) VMware
3 32 (39.51%) HP
4 19 (23.46%) Citrix
5 18 (22.22%) Cisco
6 14 (17.28%) Dell
6 14 (17.28%) EMC
6 14 (17.28%) Wyse
7 12 (14.81%) NetApp
8 11 (13.58%) IBM
9 10 (12.35%) Oracle
9 10 (12.35%) Veritas
10 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
11 6 (7.41%) EqualLogic
12 5 (6.17%) CommVault
12 5 (6.17%) Veeam
13 1 (1.23%) Apple
13 1 (1.23%) Aruba
13 1 (1.23%) BMC
13 1 (1.23%) Symantec