Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 213 184
Rank change year-on-year +4 -29 -36
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 21 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.40% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.26% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 12
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.59% +1.80% -1.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,875 £35,250
90th Percentile £50,750 £66,875 £56,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 2,032 2,142 1,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.01% 37.81% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,254 1,410 1,080
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,875
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.28% +5.59%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £69,250 £66,250 £64,775
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.09%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +7 11 £38,000 -39.20% 2
Glasgow +2 9 £36,000 -15.29% 1
West Lothian - 1 £38,000 -
Clustering
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) Unix
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) SAN
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
7 6 (28.57%) Veritas
7 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) IBM
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) JBoss
8 5 (23.81%) Apache
8 5 (23.81%) High Availability
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (19.05%) Public Cloud
9 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
9 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Middleware
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle

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 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) SAN
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
4 2 (9.52%) SSL
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) SMTP
5 1 (4.76%) SSH
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) DBA
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
1 4 (19.05%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Unix
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) zOS
8 1 (4.76%) CentOS
8 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) High Availability
2 2 (9.52%) DevOps
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.52%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Line Management
3 1 (4.76%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Bourne shell
3 1 (4.76%) C-shell
3 1 (4.76%) Korn
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.76%) NFS
6 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) WSUS
3 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
3 2 (9.52%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) Ansible
4 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (4.76%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) SnapMirror
4 1 (4.76%) SnapVault
4 1 (4.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Veritas
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) Sun
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam