Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 191 209
Rank change year-on-year -17 +18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 35 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.60% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.48% 1.17% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 15
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,750 £35,400
90th Percentile £65,250 £54,625 £64,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,359 2,130 2,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.76% 41.10% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,553 1,348 1,390
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +5.26%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Scotland

Clustering
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Clustering in Scotland

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Clustering in Scotland

Clustering
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Glasgow -1 25 £42,500 +4.94%
Edinburgh -21 5 £50,000 - 3
Falkirk - 2 £38,500 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £25,000 -
Stirling - 1 £38,500 -
Clustering
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 20 (57.14%) VMware
1 20 (57.14%) High Availability
2 18 (51.43%) Oracle
3 17 (48.57%) Linux
3 17 (48.57%) Data Centre
4 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
4 16 (45.71%) SQL
5 15 (42.86%) Windows
5 15 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (40.00%) J2EE
6 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (37.14%) Unix
7 13 (37.14%) Finance
7 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
7 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
7 13 (37.14%) KVM
8 12 (34.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (34.29%) Converged Infrastructure
8 12 (34.29%) Runbook
8 12 (34.29%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (34.29%) Tech Ops
8 12 (34.29%) Sun
8 12 (34.29%) JBoss
8 12 (34.29%) Cognizant
8 12 (34.29%) Veritas
8 12 (34.29%) Service Management
8 12 (34.29%) Firewall
8 12 (34.29%) ITSM
8 12 (34.29%) iPlanet

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (34.29%) Apache
1 12 (34.29%) iPlanet
1 12 (34.29%) JBoss
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Application Server
1 12 (34.29%) Tomcat
1 12 (34.29%) WebLogic
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) SAS
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
2 12 (34.29%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) NAS
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) Intranet
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) Big Data
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) Power BI
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Build Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) Migration Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) DBA
2 9 (25.71%) SQL DBA
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Server Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) Ajax
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) Dojo
2 2 (5.71%) EJB
2 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) Java EE
2 2 (5.71%) JMS
2 2 (5.71%) JPA
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) JSF
2 2 (5.71%) JSP
2 2 (5.71%) Servlets
2 2 (5.71%) SOAP
2 2 (5.71%) Spring
2 2 (5.71%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Data Centre
2 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (22.86%) Replication
4 6 (17.14%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 13 (37.14%) Unix
4 12 (34.29%) AIX
4 12 (34.29%) HPUX
4 12 (34.29%) Solaris
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) High Availability
2 15 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (34.29%) Collaborative Working
3 12 (34.29%) Converged Infrastructure
3 12 (34.29%) ITSM
3 12 (34.29%) Load Balancing
3 12 (34.29%) Migration
3 12 (34.29%) Programme Management
3 12 (34.29%) Runbook
3 12 (34.29%) Service Management
3 12 (34.29%) Tech Ops
3 12 (34.29%) TOGAF
4 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.14%) Change Management
5 6 (17.14%) Database Tuning
6 5 (14.29%) DevOps
6 5 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (5.71%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) R
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) MCDBA
1 1 (2.86%) MCITP
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) QA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
2 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (37.14%) KVM
4 12 (34.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 18 (51.43%) Oracle
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (34.29%) Cognizant
4 12 (34.29%) PlateSpin
4 12 (34.29%) Sun
4 12 (34.29%) Veritas
5 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
6 4 (11.43%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) IDERA
6 4 (11.43%) RedGate
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) Google
8 2 (5.71%) Yahoo!
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.86%) Splunk