Clustering Jobs in the UK excluding London

Clustering
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 19 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 529 491 640
Rank change year-on-year -38 +149 -175
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 217 282 220
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.31% 0.45% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 1.09% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 190 158 188
10th Percentile £31,238 £36,175 £35,700
25th Percentile £31,563 £42,500 £40,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £55,375 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £66,250 £63,750
UK median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £54,100
% change year-on-year -1.82% +1.66% +7.13%

All Generic Skills
UK excluding London

Clustering is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23,656 25,913 30,604
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 34.11% 41.37% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15,178 11,585 15,916
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,250 £39,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in the UK excluding London

Clustering
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Clustering in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Clustering in the UK excluding London

Clustering
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Clustering in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Clustering in the UK excluding London

Clustering
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Midlands +16 68 £45,000 -18.18% 10
West Midlands +46 58 £46,250 -15.91% 5
South East +8 39 £48,500 -10.19% 10
North of England +24 36 £41,500 -7.78% 3
South West -18 32 £56,000 +7.69% 7
Scotland -50 22 £32,500 -53.20% 5
Yorkshire +67 19 £39,750 -11.67% 1
East of England -1 13 £55,000 +10.00% 9
East Midlands -27 10 £43,750 -16.67% 5
North East -2 9 £30,000 -51.02% 1
North West +12 8 £50,000 -14.89% 1
Wales 0 5 £51,000 +32.47% 1
Isle of Man - 2 £36,000 -
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (30.88%) IIS
2 40 (18.43%) Microsoft Exchange
3 26 (11.98%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.76%) SAS
5 3 (1.38%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) Confluence
6 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (10.60%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Maximo
2 2 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.92%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 130 (59.91%) Azure
2 75 (34.56%) Microsoft 365
3 44 (20.28%) AWS
4 28 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (7.37%) Entra ID
6 11 (5.07%) SaaS
7 6 (2.76%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (2.76%) Google Analytics
7 6 (2.76%) IaaS
8 5 (2.30%) PaaS
9 4 (1.84%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.84%) GCP
9 4 (1.84%) OneDrive
9 4 (1.84%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.84%) Snowflake
10 3 (1.38%) Azure Sentinel
10 3 (1.38%) Google Workspace
11 2 (0.92%) Azure App Service
11 2 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.92%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 79 (36.41%) WAN
2 63 (29.03%) Firewall
3 49 (22.58%) SAN
4 30 (13.82%) DNS
5 27 (12.44%) DHCP
6 23 (10.60%) VPN
7 18 (8.29%) NAS
8 17 (7.83%) TCP/IP
9 16 (7.37%) LAN
10 15 (6.91%) VLAN
11 13 (5.99%) Wireless
12 12 (5.53%) Skype
13 10 (4.61%) VoIP
13 10 (4.61%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (4.15%) BGP
14 9 (4.15%) Internet
15 8 (3.69%) VSAN
16 7 (3.23%) MPLS
16 7 (3.23%) OSPF
16 7 (3.23%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (41.01%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.67%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.91%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.69%) MySQL
5 6 (2.76%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.84%) BigQuery
7 4 (1.84%) Power BI
8 3 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.38%) DB2
9 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.92%) Redis
9 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.46%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.46%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Git
2 3 (1.38%) GitLab
3 2 (0.92%) JIRA
4 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
General
1 47 (21.66%) Finance
2 38 (17.51%) Social Skills
3 23 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.37%) Military
5 13 (5.99%) Documentation Skills
6 12 (5.53%) Organisational Skills
7 9 (4.15%) Law
8 8 (3.69%) Games
9 6 (2.76%) Marketing
10 4 (1.84%) Banking
10 4 (1.84%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.84%) Retail
11 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.92%) Legal
12 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (25.35%) Systems Engineer
2 50 (23.04%) Senior
3 46 (21.20%) Support Engineer
4 39 (17.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (10.60%) DBA
5 23 (10.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 22 (10.14%) Administrator
7 15 (6.91%) Wintel Engineer
8 14 (6.45%) Analyst
8 14 (6.45%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 11 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (4.61%) Infrastructure Support
10 10 (4.61%) IT Engineer
10 10 (4.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.61%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 8 (3.69%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (3.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (3.69%) VMware Engineer
12 8 (3.69%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.21%) REST
2 28 (12.90%) WebRTC
3 6 (2.76%) XML
4 5 (2.30%) .NET
5 4 (1.84%) JSON
5 4 (1.84%) Node.js
6 3 (1.38%) Middleware
6 3 (1.38%) React
7 2 (0.92%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.46%) J2EE
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.46%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.43%) Public Cloud
2 28 (12.90%) Distributed Systems
3 27 (12.44%) PKI
4 23 (10.60%) Replication
5 16 (7.37%) Fat Client
5 16 (7.37%) Thin Client
6 9 (4.15%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.15%) Driving Licence
7 8 (3.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (3.69%) Operational Technology
7 8 (3.69%) Private Cloud
8 7 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (2.76%) Legacy Systems
9 6 (2.76%) PMI
10 5 (2.30%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.30%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.92%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 124 (57.14%) Windows
2 94 (43.32%) Windows Server
3 43 (19.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (14.29%) Linux
5 30 (13.82%) Windows Server 2016
6 21 (9.68%) Windows 10
7 20 (9.22%) Windows Server 2019
8 15 (6.91%) AIX
9 7 (3.23%) Mac OS
9 7 (3.23%) Unix
10 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.38%) CentOS
13 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (48.85%) Problem-Solving
2 99 (45.62%) High Availability
3 49 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 36 (16.59%) Prototyping
5 34 (15.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (15.21%) Load Balancing
7 31 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 31 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (13.36%) CI/CD
9 28 (12.90%) API Design
9 28 (12.90%) API Development
9 28 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 28 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
9 28 (12.90%) Software Testing
9 28 (12.90%) TDD
10 27 (12.44%) ITIL
11 24 (11.06%) Patch Management
12 23 (10.60%) Validation
13 22 (10.14%) Customer Requirements
14 18 (8.29%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (62.67%) SQL
2 62 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 31 (14.29%) Java
4 14 (6.45%) Python
5 11 (5.07%) VB
6 9 (4.15%) ActionScript
7 6 (2.76%) R
8 5 (2.30%) Bash
8 5 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.84%) VBScript
10 3 (1.38%) C#
11 2 (0.92%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.92%) Korn
11 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.46%) C++
12 1 (0.46%) Go
12 1 (0.46%) ProC
Qualifications
1 85 (39.17%) Security Cleared
2 53 (24.42%) SC Cleared
3 41 (18.89%) Degree
4 17 (7.83%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.53%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (4.15%) Azure Certification
8 8 (3.69%) A+ Certification
9 7 (3.23%) MCSE
10 6 (2.76%) MCSA
10 6 (2.76%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.84%) DBS Check
11 4 (1.84%) MCP
12 3 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.38%) HNC
12 3 (1.38%) HND
12 3 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.38%) MCITP
12 3 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.92%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.44%) SLA
2 10 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.69%) GDPR
4 5 (2.30%) SOC 1
4 5 (2.30%) SOC 2
5 4 (1.84%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.38%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 120 (55.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (47.93%) Active Directory
3 69 (31.80%) Hyper-V
4 57 (26.27%) VMware NSX
5 26 (11.98%) vSphere
6 17 (7.83%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (4.61%) XenApp
8 9 (4.15%) OpenSSH
9 6 (2.76%) Firmware
9 6 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (2.30%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.38%) Docker
11 3 (1.38%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.92%) PowerHA
12 2 (0.92%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 61 (28.11%) Failover Clustering
2 37 (17.05%) Microsoft Clustering
3 29 (13.36%) SCCM
4 23 (10.60%) Microsoft Intune
5 22 (10.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 15 (6.91%) Backup Exec
6 15 (6.91%) SCOM
7 13 (5.99%) FortiGate
8 12 (5.53%) NetBackup
9 10 (4.61%) Jamf Pro
10 9 (4.15%) Autotask
10 9 (4.15%) IBM BigFix
10 9 (4.15%) PowerCLI
10 9 (4.15%) vCenter Server
11 7 (3.23%) Kubernetes
12 6 (2.76%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 5 (2.30%) Single Sign-On
14 4 (1.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (1.84%) Puppet
15 2 (0.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 174 (80.18%) Microsoft
2 158 (72.81%) VMware
3 24 (11.06%) IBM
4 21 (9.68%) Oracle
5 20 (9.22%) Cisco
6 17 (7.83%) NetApp
7 16 (7.37%) Citrix
7 16 (7.37%) Veeam
8 15 (6.91%) CheckPoint
8 15 (6.91%) Veritas
9 13 (5.99%) Aruba
10 12 (5.53%) Datto
10 12 (5.53%) Hitachi
10 12 (5.53%) Snow
11 10 (4.61%) Dell
12 9 (4.15%) Draytek
13 8 (3.69%) Apple
14 6 (2.76%) Adobe
14 6 (2.76%) Commvault
14 6 (2.76%) Google