Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > London
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 775 719 705
Rank change year-on-year -56 -14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 60 93 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.086% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.76% 1.30% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 60 72 153
London median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +27.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £45,775 £50,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £80,875 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.87% +15.00% +5.26%

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 7,896 7,141 8,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.30% 10.49% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6,600 5,969 6,965
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £39,975 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £82,500
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 26 April 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 26 April 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
Central London -24 18 £53,730 -28.36%
South London -8 15 £47,500 +0.53% 1
West London - 12 £55,000 -
Microsoft Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 59 (98.33%) Windows
2 56 (93.33%) Clustering
3 43 (71.67%) Windows Server
4 38 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
6 28 (46.67%) Active Directory
6 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 23 (38.33%) SQL
8 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (35.00%) VMware
10 20 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (31.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (30.00%) MCSE
12 18 (30.00%) MS Exchange
13 17 (28.33%) HP
13 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (28.33%) SCCM
14 16 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
14 16 (26.67%) Replication
14 16 (26.67%) ITIL
14 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (23.33%) MCP
15 14 (23.33%) MCSA
15 14 (23.33%) Citrix
15 14 (23.33%) Site Server
15 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (21.67%) High Availability
16 13 (21.67%) SAN

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 18 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (23.33%) Site Server
4 6 (10.00%) CMS
5 4 (6.67%) IIS
6 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) SAN
2 9 (15.00%) DHCP
2 9 (15.00%) DNS
3 8 (13.33%) Kerberos
4 7 (11.67%) NAS
5 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.67%) FTP
7 3 (5.00%) Internet
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.33%) Firewall
8 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.67%) LAN
9 1 (1.67%) WAN
9 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) Redis
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 6 (10.00%) Banking
1 6 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) DBA
1 17 (28.33%) SQL DBA
2 16 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 14 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Administrator
5 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Subject Matter Expert
7 6 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.00%) Designer
10 3 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
11 2 (3.33%) Deployment Engineer
11 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
11 2 (3.33%) VMware Engineer
11 2 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (93.33%) Clustering
2 16 (26.67%) Replication
3 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.00%) EMC VNX
5 4 (6.67%) Public Cloud
6 3 (5.00%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.33%) NHS
7 2 (3.33%) PKI
7 2 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.67%) PMI
8 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 59 (98.33%) Windows
2 43 (71.67%) Windows Server
3 38 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.00%) Linux
6 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.67%) CentOS
8 2 (3.33%) Debian
8 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (26.67%) ITIL
4 13 (21.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (21.67%) High Availability
5 10 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 10 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (13.33%) DevOps
7 8 (13.33%) Predictive Analysis
7 8 (13.33%) Process Improvement
7 8 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (13.33%) Workload Management
8 7 (11.67%) ITIL V3
9 6 (10.00%) Content Management
9 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (30.00%) MCSE
3 14 (23.33%) MCP
3 14 (23.33%) MCSA
4 3 (5.00%) CCA
4 3 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.67%) MCSM
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) PMO
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 28 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (31.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (6.67%) vSphere
5 4 (6.67%) XenApp
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (3.33%) NFS
6 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (28.33%) SCCM
2 12 (20.00%) SCOM
3 11 (18.33%) SCOrch
3 11 (18.33%) Simpana
3 11 (18.33%) vCenter Server
4 8 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (3.33%) FortiGate
6 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.67%) Foglight
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (35.00%) VMware
3 17 (28.33%) HP
4 14 (23.33%) Citrix
5 13 (21.67%) Cisco
6 12 (20.00%) CommVault
7 8 (13.33%) EMC
7 8 (13.33%) IBM
8 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
9 6 (10.00%) ServiceNow
9 6 (10.00%) Sun
10 3 (5.00%) NetApp
11 2 (3.33%) Ivanti
11 2 (3.33%) Juniper
11 2 (3.33%) McAfee
11 2 (3.33%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (3.33%) Okta
11 2 (3.33%) Palo Alto
11 2 (3.33%) Symantec
11 2 (3.33%) Veeam