Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Clustering over the 6 months to 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 463 499 519
Rank change year-on-year +36 +20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 30 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.16% 1.64% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 35
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £34,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £68,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,482 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% -1.04% -

Microsoft Clustering is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,584 2,619 2,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.28% 9.11% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,012 2,073 2,066
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +8.00%

Microsoft Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Clustering in the South East

Microsoft Clustering
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Clustering in the South East

Microsoft Clustering
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Clustering in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Clustering in the South East

Microsoft Clustering
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Clustering within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Thames Valley +34 16 £45,000 -9.09% 3
Berkshire +27 15 £45,000 -25.00% 3
West Sussex - 6 £51,250 - 2
East Sussex +9 5 £50,000 +17.65%
Hampshire +5 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Microsoft Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering.

1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 30 (100.00%) Clustering
2 27 (90.00%) Windows
3 22 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 20 (66.67%) Azure
5 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
5 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
6 18 (60.00%) VMware
6 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (56.67%) Linux
8 13 (43.33%) SAN
8 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
9 12 (40.00%) HP
9 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
10 11 (36.67%) SCCM
10 11 (36.67%) AWS
10 11 (36.67%) High Availability
10 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (33.33%) SQL
11 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
12 8 (26.67%) NAS
12 8 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (26.67%) SCOM
12 8 (26.67%) Degree
12 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (26.67%) LAN
12 8 (26.67%) DNS
12 8 (26.67%) WAN
12 8 (26.67%) Wireless

Microsoft Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 20 (66.67%) Azure
2 11 (36.67%) AWS
3 8 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (23.33%) IaaS
4 7 (23.33%) PaaS
5 5 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) SAN
2 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) LAN
2 8 (26.67%) NAS
2 8 (26.67%) WAN
2 8 (26.67%) Wireless
3 6 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (16.67%) Firewall
5 4 (13.33%) DHCP
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (6.67%) Skype
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
1 8 (26.67%) Technical Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (20.00%) DBA
3 6 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) IT Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) LDAP
1 5 (16.67%) SAP Basis
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (13.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 30 (100.00%) Clustering
2 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (16.67%) PKI
3 5 (16.67%) Replication
3 5 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) BYOD
5 1 (3.33%) Social Network
5 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 17 (56.67%) Linux
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (36.67%) High Availability
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Business Continuity
3 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
4 6 (20.00%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 5 (16.67%) Project Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) Web SSO
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) DevOps
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) Security Management
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.67%) ABAP
4 5 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 4 (13.33%) Docker
6 3 (10.00%) Firmware
6 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) SCCM
2 8 (26.67%) SCOM
3 5 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (13.33%) Grafana
5 3 (10.00%) Ansible
5 3 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (10.00%) Puppet
5 3 (10.00%) vCenter Server
5 3 (10.00%) WSUS
6 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) HP
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco
5 6 (20.00%) 3PAR
6 5 (16.67%) Citrix
6 5 (16.67%) Juniper
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 5 (16.67%) SAP
6 5 (16.67%) Veeam
7 3 (10.00%) Arista
7 3 (10.00%) BMC
7 3 (10.00%) Brocade
7 3 (10.00%) Emulex
7 3 (10.00%) RedGate
7 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.33%) Avaya
8 1 (3.33%) F5