Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 204 189
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 23 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.43% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.06% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 18
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -17.50% +6.38%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,250 £33,950
90th Percentile £58,550 £50,625 £58,125
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 2,299 2,272 2,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.08% 40.86% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,495 1,393 1,160
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +2.33% +3.61%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 12 November 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 12 November 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
Edinburgh -3 8 £38,250 -23.50% 2
Glasgow -4 6 £49,500 +4.21% 2
Renfrewshire - 5 £25,000 -
Falkirk - 2 £38,500 -
Stirling - 1 £38,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £40,000 -
Clustering
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 12 (52.17%) VMware
5 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
6 9 (39.13%) Linux
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) Replication
7 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (34.78%) High Availability
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
9 5 (21.74%) DNS
9 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 5 (21.74%) MySQL
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle
9 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (21.74%) Task Automation
9 5 (21.74%) Storage Management
10 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
10 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
10 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
10 4 (17.39%) Unix
10 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
10 4 (17.39%) Citrix

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 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) SAN
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) Internet
4 2 (8.70%) Intranet
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) SMTP
5 1 (4.35%) SSH
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
4 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
4 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Administrator
1 9 (39.13%) DBA
2 6 (26.09%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) MySQL DBA
3 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Ajax
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) Dojo
1 2 (8.70%) EJB
1 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) J2EE
1 2 (8.70%) Java EE
1 2 (8.70%) JMS
1 2 (8.70%) JSF
1 2 (8.70%) JSP
1 2 (8.70%) JTA
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) Servlets
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
1 2 (8.70%) Spring Web Flow
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Replication
2 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) High Availability
2 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Optimisation
2 5 (21.74%) Storage Management
2 5 (21.74%) Task Automation
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) BDD
4 2 (8.70%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Bourne shell
4 1 (4.35%) C-shell
4 1 (4.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.35%) NFS
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) Veritas
5 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) Google
6 2 (8.70%) IBM
6 2 (8.70%) Yahoo!
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.35%) Sun