Period
to 16 June 2021

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 16 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 386 369 494
Rank change year-on-year -17 +125 +23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 20 20 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.13% 0.092%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.93% 1.25% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 23
10th Percentile £36,040 £30,500 "
25th Percentile £37,708 £34,813 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% -
75th Percentile " £45,313 £48,750
90th Percentile £51,300 £65,000 £59,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% -

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 2,154 1,603 2,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.43% 10.77% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,544 1,236 2,348
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,008 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £68,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,875 £78,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Microsoft Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Clustering as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Clustering in the South East over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

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 16 June 2021. 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
Hampshire -15 15 £45,000 +20.00%
Thames Valley -7 2 - - 2
Kent - 2 £36,040 -
Berkshire -10 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £41,250 -
Microsoft Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
5 15 (75.00%) VMware
5 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
7 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2016
8 11 (55.00%) vCenter Server
8 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (55.00%) SCOrch
8 11 (55.00%) Change Management
8 11 (55.00%) PKI
9 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
9 10 (50.00%) SCVMM
9 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (50.00%) Task Automation
9 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2019
10 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (35.00%) Clustering
11 6 (30.00%) Dell
12 5 (25.00%) Storage Management
13 4 (20.00%) Social Skills
13 4 (20.00%) Documentation Skills
13 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 4 (20.00%) DNS
13 4 (20.00%) Migration

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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (10.00%) Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) PBX
4 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Documentation Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Server Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Wintel Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Wintel Server Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (55.00%) PKI
3 7 (35.00%) Clustering
4 4 (20.00%) Replication
5 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (5.00%) CentOS
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Change Management
2 10 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 10 (50.00%) Task Automation
3 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (25.00%) Storage Management
5 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Server Management
7 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
8 1 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Automation
8 1 (5.00%) Project Roadmap
8 1 (5.00%) Strategic Roadmap
8 1 (5.00%) Technology Roadmap
8 1 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) VB
2 3 (15.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) SCOrch
1 11 (55.00%) vCenter Server
2 10 (50.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (15.00%) WSUS
4 2 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (10.00%) SCOM
5 1 (5.00%) Ansible
5 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (5.00%) Nessus
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (5.00%) PowerCLI
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM
5 1 (5.00%) ServerView Suite
5 1 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) Sun
4 3 (15.00%) Veritas
5 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Intel
6 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Nokia
6 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.00%) Splunk
6 1 (5.00%) Zerto