Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 728 764 749
Rank change year-on-year +36 -15 -50
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 66 76 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.77% 0.99% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 88
London median annual salary £65,000 £53,730 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.98% -8.54% +6.82%
10th Percentile £52,000 £36,250 £42,350
90th Percentile £88,500 £67,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £49,482 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.99% -7.50% -

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 8,584 7,674 7,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.01% 10.37% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6,901 6,398 6,562
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,625 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +6.80% +3.00%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +9 12 £57,500 +55.41% 1
Central London -4 8 £76,250 +29.24% 3
West London +25 5 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Microsoft Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 61 (92.42%) Windows
2 54 (81.82%) Clustering
3 42 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 40 (60.61%) Active Directory
5 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 39 (59.09%) PowerShell
6 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
7 31 (46.97%) DNS
8 30 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (40.91%) VMware
9 27 (40.91%) SCCM
10 26 (39.39%) SQL
11 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (34.85%) SCOM
12 23 (34.85%) Hyper-V
13 20 (30.30%) XenApp
14 16 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
14 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (24.24%) SAN
14 16 (24.24%) Linux
14 16 (24.24%) XenDesktop
15 15 (22.73%) ITIL
15 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (21.21%) Problem Management
16 14 (21.21%) Finance
16 14 (21.21%) HP
16 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (19.70%) vCenter Server
18 12 (18.18%) WSUS

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 5 (7.58%) IIS
1 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.58%) Skype for Business
2 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.61%) SaaS
3 6 (9.09%) IaaS
4 3 (4.55%) PaaS
5 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (46.97%) DNS
2 16 (24.24%) SAN
3 9 (13.64%) DHCP
4 5 (7.58%) Firewall
4 5 (7.58%) iSCSI
4 5 (7.58%) NAS
5 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 2 (3.03%) MPLS
6 2 (3.03%) PBX
6 2 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.03%) SSL
6 2 (3.03%) VLAN
6 2 (3.03%) VPLS
6 2 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (1.52%) FTP
7 1 (1.52%) Skype
7 1 (1.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (13.64%) MySQL
6 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (7.58%) SSDT
9 3 (4.55%) Big Data
9 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.58%) TeamCity
2 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.03%) MSI
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Advertising
2 5 (7.58%) Marketing
2 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) DBA
2 18 (27.27%) SQL DBA
3 13 (19.70%) SQL Server DBA
4 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) PowerShell Specialist
4 11 (16.67%) SCCM Specialist
4 11 (16.67%) Server Specialist
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server Specialist
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Specialist
5 8 (12.12%) Administrator
5 8 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (7.58%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) LDAP
3 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (81.82%) Clustering
2 8 (12.12%) EMC VNX
2 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.61%) PKI
4 4 (6.06%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.55%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.55%) HP Storage
5 3 (4.55%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.03%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (3.03%) NHS
7 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (92.42%) Windows
2 42 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 30 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (24.24%) Linux
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.52%) CentOS
8 1 (1.52%) Debian
8 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) ITIL
3 14 (21.21%) Problem Management
4 11 (16.67%) DevOps
4 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (16.67%) Storage Management
5 10 (15.15%) Migration
6 7 (10.61%) Change Management
6 7 (10.61%) High Availability
6 7 (10.61%) Service Management
7 6 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
8 5 (7.58%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.58%) Logistics
8 5 (7.58%) Network Design
8 5 (7.58%) Refactoring
8 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) PowerShell
2 26 (39.39%) SQL
3 8 (12.12%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.06%) Python
4 4 (6.06%) VB
5 2 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) MCSA
1 8 (12.12%) MCSE
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.61%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.03%) MCTS
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (34.85%) Hyper-V
4 20 (30.30%) XenApp
5 16 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (24.24%) XenDesktop
6 11 (16.67%) DFS Replication
7 9 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (3.03%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (40.91%) SCCM
2 23 (34.85%) SCOM
3 13 (19.70%) vCenter Server
4 12 (18.18%) WSUS
5 11 (16.67%) IBM BigFix
6 9 (13.64%) Ansible
6 9 (13.64%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (9.09%) SCOrch
8 5 (7.58%) Kubernetes
8 5 (7.58%) Puppet
9 4 (6.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (3.03%) Control-M
10 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Simpana
11 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
11 1 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (1.52%) Nagios
11 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.91%) VMware
3 14 (21.21%) HP
4 12 (18.18%) IBM
5 11 (16.67%) Oracle
5 11 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 11 (16.67%) Veritas
6 10 (15.15%) Citrix
7 9 (13.64%) EMC
8 8 (12.12%) Cisco
9 5 (7.58%) Symantec
10 4 (6.06%) NetApp
10 4 (6.06%) Splunk
11 3 (4.55%) CommVault
11 3 (4.55%) Dell
11 3 (4.55%) EqualLogic
11 3 (4.55%) Wyse
12 2 (3.03%) Ivanti
12 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
12 2 (3.03%) Veeam