Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 198 200
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 21 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.38% 0.47% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 1.13% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 18
Scotland median annual salary £39,250 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.85% -17.50% +6.38%
10th Percentile £22,500 £34,750 £33,950
90th Percentile £63,750 £50,625 £58,125
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 2,310 2,301 2,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 42.32% 41.39% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,553 1,401 1,198
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +1.16% +6.17%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -4 6 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Glasgow -9 6 £62,500 +31.58% 3
Renfrewshire - 5 £25,000 -
Falkirk - 2 £38,500 -
Stirling - 1 £38,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £40,000 -
Clustering
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) Replication
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) High Availability
8 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) MySQL
9 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
9 5 (23.81%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (23.81%) Task Automation
9 5 (23.81%) Storage Management
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
10 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco
10 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (14.29%) Law
11 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 3 (14.29%) HP

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 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) DBA
2 6 (28.57%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) MySQL DBA
3 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Exchange Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Ajax
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) Dojo
1 2 (9.52%) EJB
1 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) J2EE
1 2 (9.52%) Java EE
1 2 (9.52%) JMS
1 2 (9.52%) JPA
1 2 (9.52%) JSF
1 2 (9.52%) JSP
1 2 (9.52%) JTA
1 2 (9.52%) REST
1 2 (9.52%) Servlets
1 2 (9.52%) SOAP
1 2 (9.52%) Spring
1 2 (9.52%) Spring Web Flow
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Replication
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) High Availability
2 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Optimisation
2 5 (23.81%) Storage Management
2 5 (23.81%) Task Automation
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Commercial Awareness
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) R
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.52%) Google
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Yahoo!