Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 490 508 539
Rank change year-on-year +18 +31 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 32 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.12% 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.12% 1.38% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 14
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,001
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +2.57%
10th Percentile £36,750 £41,250 £34,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £77,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year - -5.94% +1.00%

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 2,868 2,602 2,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.93% 8.73% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,256 2,027 2,013
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,000 £70,200
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +19 13 £45,000 -9.09% 3
Berkshire +12 13 £45,000 -25.00% 3
West Sussex - 13 £47,500 - 1
East Sussex +22 5 £50,000 +17.65%
Hampshire +5 1 £40,000 +17.65%
Microsoft Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 32 (100.00%) Clustering
2 29 (90.63%) Windows
3 27 (84.38%) Windows Server
4 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
6 18 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (56.25%) SCOM
6 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
7 17 (53.13%) SCCM
8 15 (46.88%) Degree
9 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (43.75%) VMware
9 14 (43.75%) Business Continuity
10 13 (40.63%) Migration
10 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (37.50%) SQL
11 12 (37.50%) Linux
11 12 (37.50%) ITIL
12 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
12 11 (34.38%) HP
12 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (31.25%) Proactive Monitoring
13 10 (31.25%) ServiceNow
13 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
13 10 (31.25%) Data 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 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (28.13%) IaaS
2 9 (28.13%) PaaS
3 8 (25.00%) SaaS
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) LAN
2 7 (21.88%) WAN
3 5 (15.63%) NAS
4 4 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 3 (9.38%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
5 3 (9.38%) SSL
6 2 (6.25%) Skype
6 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) DHCP
7 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) DBA
1 11 (34.38%) SQL DBA
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server DBA
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) IT Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) SAP Basis
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.13%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) Clustering
2 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
3 8 (25.00%) Replication
4 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (12.50%) PKI
6 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
6 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (6.25%) User Experience
8 1 (3.13%) BYOD
8 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) Windows Server
3 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Unix
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (43.75%) Business Continuity
3 13 (40.63%) Migration
4 12 (37.50%) ITIL
5 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 10 (31.25%) Data Migration
6 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
6 10 (31.25%) Proactive Monitoring
7 8 (25.00%) High Availability
8 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
9 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
9 5 (15.63%) Web SSO
10 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 4 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 3 (9.38%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.63%) ABAP
4 5 (15.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCSE
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (12.50%) vSphere
5 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (9.38%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) SCOM
2 17 (53.13%) SCCM
3 10 (31.25%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (15.63%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (15.63%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (12.50%) vCenter Server
6 3 (9.38%) Ansible
6 3 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (9.38%) Puppet
7 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
7 1 (3.13%) Grafana
7 1 (3.13%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) HP
4 10 (31.25%) BMC
4 10 (31.25%) ServiceNow
5 8 (25.00%) Veeam
6 7 (21.88%) Cisco
7 5 (15.63%) 3PAR
7 5 (15.63%) Citrix
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle
7 5 (15.63%) SAP
8 4 (12.50%) Juniper
8 4 (12.50%) Zerto
9 1 (3.13%) Avaya
9 1 (3.13%) F5
9 1 (3.13%) IBM
9 1 (3.13%) Veritas