Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 189 176
Rank change year-on-year -14 -13 +36
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 22 30 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.39% 0.58% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.51% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 40
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +6.38% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,600 £33,100
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,750 £58,825
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 2207 1984 2684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.50% 38.40% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1365 1124 1606
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -16 12 - -
Glasgow -18 4 £47,500 +21.02% 1
North Lanarkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Aberdeenshire - 1 £40,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Clustering
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 12 (54.55%) SAN
3 12 (54.55%) High Availability
4 11 (50.00%) Replication
4 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (45.45%) EMC
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 10 (45.45%) Linux
6 9 (40.91%) Python
6 9 (40.91%) ITIL
6 9 (40.91%) C
6 9 (40.91%) Perl
6 9 (40.91%) PHP
6 9 (40.91%) AIX
6 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
6 9 (40.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (40.91%) Control-M
6 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
6 9 (40.91%) Identity Management
6 9 (40.91%) Unix
6 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (40.91%) RHEV
6 9 (40.91%) Puppet
6 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (40.91%) Rundeck
6 9 (40.91%) Programme Delivery

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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) Skype
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
5 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) DTS
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
1 9 (40.91%) Linux Consultant
1 9 (40.91%) Unix Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) DBA
3 5 (22.73%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Designer
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 11 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) AIX
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Unix
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) High Availability
2 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
3 9 (40.91%) Identity Management
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Programme Delivery
3 9 (40.91%) Runbook
4 4 (18.18%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Office Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Service Design
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C
1 9 (40.91%) Perl
1 9 (40.91%) PHP
1 9 (40.91%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) RHEV
3 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 3 (13.64%) ISA Server
6 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Control-M
1 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (40.91%) Puppet
1 9 (40.91%) Rundeck
1 9 (40.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (18.18%) SCOM
4 3 (13.64%) SCCM
5 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
5 2 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) EMC
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) Veritas
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) AppSense
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos