The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 115 115
Rank change year-on-year +26 0  
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 20 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.52% 1.07% 1.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.78% 2.79% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 27
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -8.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £66,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -3.37%  

Clustering is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 529 682 925
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 40.26% 38.31% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 420 516 621
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Clustering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Reading

Clustering
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Clustering in Reading

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Reading over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Clustering in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 38 (97.44%) Windows
1 38 (97.44%) Windows Server
2 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
3 28 (71.79%) Office 365
4 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
5 22 (56.41%) Veeam
6 20 (51.28%) SQL
7 19 (48.72%) Backup Exec
8 18 (46.15%) DNS
9 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (41.03%) SCCM
9 16 (41.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (38.46%) VMware
11 14 (35.90%) Service Delivery
11 14 (35.90%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (35.90%) Service Delivery Management
12 13 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
13 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
14 11 (28.21%) Internet
14 11 (28.21%) High Availability
15 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
15 10 (25.64%) IIS
15 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (20.51%) EMC
16 8 (20.51%) arcserve
17 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
17 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
17 6 (15.38%) CommVault

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.64%) IIS
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.13%) IBM Notes
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (71.79%) Office 365
2 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) DNS
2 11 (28.21%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) SAN
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) Firewall
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.56%) Banking
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Support Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Exchange Engineer
3 14 (35.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
4 13 (33.33%) Technical Support
4 13 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 11 (28.21%) Exchange Support
6 10 (25.64%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 6 (15.38%) Exchange Specialist
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
9 5 (12.82%) Active Directory Engineer
9 5 (12.82%) IT Support
10 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Engineer
10 4 (10.26%) SAN Engineer
10 4 (10.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Windows
1 38 (97.44%) Windows Server
2 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Service Delivery
1 14 (35.90%) Service Delivery Management
2 13 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (28.21%) High Availability
4 5 (12.82%) Data Management
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (10.26%) Time Management
6 3 (7.69%) Presales
7 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) Big Data Analytics
8 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.56%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.56%) Information Management
8 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL
8 1 (2.56%) Operations Management
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) MCSA
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (48.72%) Backup Exec
2 16 (41.03%) SCCM
3 5 (12.82%) NetBackup
4 3 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) Veeam
3 15 (38.46%) VMware
4 8 (20.51%) arcserve
4 8 (20.51%) EMC
5 6 (15.38%) CommVault
6 4 (10.26%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) NetApp
6 4 (10.26%) Veritas
7 2 (5.13%) Google
7 2 (5.13%) Lotus
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) McAfee
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
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