Clustering Jobs with Work from Home Options

Clustering
UK > Work from Home

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). 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 453 492 667
Rank change year-on-year +39 +175 -260
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 131 197 171
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.39% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.16% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 124 137 128
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £38,725
25th Percentile £51,188 £51,250 £43,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £79,125 £55,000 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year +43.86% -2.22% +2.27%
75th Percentile £93,750 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £118,750 £75,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £54,100
% change year-on-year -1.82% +1.66% +7.13%

All Generic Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,933 16,951 30,231
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 35.36% 38.57% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9,192 12,089 16,670
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,999 £37,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.23% - +13.04%
75th Percentile £78,025 £86,250 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Clustering
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Clustering trend for jobs with a WFH option

Clustering
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Clustering.

Clustering salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Clustering
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Clustering over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

Clustering salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Clustering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 24 (18.32%) Apache Airflow
2 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Exchange
3 13 (9.92%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.05%) SAS
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) nginx
5 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (41.22%) Azure
2 42 (32.06%) AWS
3 39 (29.77%) Microsoft 365
4 24 (18.32%) dbt
4 24 (18.32%) Snowflake
5 21 (16.03%) Entra ID
6 15 (11.45%) GCP
7 10 (7.63%) Amazon S3
8 7 (5.34%) GitHub
8 7 (5.34%) Power Platform
9 4 (3.05%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (3.05%) Google Analytics
9 4 (3.05%) IaaS
10 3 (2.29%) OCI
11 1 (0.76%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.76%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.03%) SAN
2 18 (13.74%) Internet
3 17 (12.98%) TCP/IP
4 15 (11.45%) Firewall
5 14 (10.69%) DNS
6 11 (8.40%) NAS
6 11 (8.40%) Skype
7 10 (7.63%) SNMP
7 10 (7.63%) tcpdump
8 5 (3.82%) Wireless
9 4 (3.05%) DHCP
9 4 (3.05%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (3.05%) SMS
10 3 (2.29%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.53%) BGP
11 2 (1.53%) BIG-IP
11 2 (1.53%) MPLS
11 2 (1.53%) OSPF
11 2 (1.53%) SD-WAN
11 2 (1.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.08%) Dremio
3 24 (18.32%) Amazon Athena
3 24 (18.32%) Apache Arrow
3 24 (18.32%) Big Data
3 24 (18.32%) Data Lake
4 16 (12.21%) MongoDB
5 15 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (10.69%) MySQL
6 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (8.40%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (6.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (5.34%) Power BI
10 6 (4.58%) NoSQL
10 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
11 5 (3.82%) InfluxDB
12 4 (3.05%) BigQuery
13 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
14 2 (1.53%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 19 (14.50%) Jenkins
2 16 (12.21%) Git
2 16 (12.21%) JIRA
3 9 (6.87%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (50.38%) Finance
2 29 (22.14%) Social Skills
3 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.40%) Military
5 10 (7.63%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.05%) Banking
6 4 (3.05%) Documentation Skills
6 4 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.05%) Marketing
7 3 (2.29%) Law
7 3 (2.29%) Retail
8 2 (1.53%) Games
8 2 (1.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (22.14%) DBA
2 27 (20.61%) Senior
3 26 (19.85%) Site Engineer
3 26 (19.85%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 24 (18.32%) AWS Engineer
4 24 (18.32%) Big Data Engineer
5 19 (14.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (12.21%) SQL DBA
7 14 (10.69%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (9.92%) Administrator
8 13 (9.92%) Lead
9 12 (9.16%) SQL Server DBA
10 11 (8.40%) Wintel Engineer
11 10 (7.63%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (7.63%) Senior DevOps
11 10 (7.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 10 (7.63%) Senior Wintel Engineer
12 9 (6.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 9 (6.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 9 (6.87%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.32%) gRPC
1 24 (18.32%) Protocol Buffers
2 10 (7.63%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (7.63%) YAML
3 4 (3.05%) XML
4 3 (2.29%) .NET
5 1 (0.76%) JSON
5 1 (0.76%) LAMP
5 1 (0.76%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.14%) Replication
2 24 (18.32%) Hedge funds
3 19 (14.50%) PKI
4 11 (8.40%) Fat Client
4 11 (8.40%) Thin Client
5 7 (5.34%) Legacy Systems
5 7 (5.34%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (4.58%) PMI
7 4 (3.05%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.29%) Onboarding
8 3 (2.29%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.76%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) iPhone
10 1 (0.76%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 71 (54.20%) Windows
2 54 (41.22%) Windows Server
3 36 (27.48%) Linux
4 19 (14.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (9.16%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (6.87%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (6.87%) Solaris
7 4 (3.05%) Unix
8 2 (1.53%) CentOS
9 1 (0.76%) AIX
9 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.82%) High Availability
2 39 (29.77%) DevOps
2 39 (29.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 37 (28.24%) Performance Tuning
4 35 (26.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (19.85%) Asset Management
5 26 (19.85%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 24 (18.32%) Investment Management
7 23 (17.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 20 (15.27%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (14.50%) CI/CD
9 19 (14.50%) Infrastructure as Code
9 19 (14.50%) Security Hardening
9 19 (14.50%) Systems Engineering
10 18 (13.74%) Information Security
11 17 (12.98%) Business Continuity
12 16 (12.21%) Backlog Management
12 16 (12.21%) Performance Management
12 16 (12.21%) Resource Management
13 15 (11.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 80 (61.07%) PowerShell
2 49 (37.40%) Python
3 44 (33.59%) SQL
4 25 (19.08%) Go
4 25 (19.08%) Java
5 24 (18.32%) JavaScript
6 21 (16.03%) Bash
7 16 (12.21%) T-SQL
8 12 (9.16%) C#
9 10 (7.63%) Perl
9 10 (7.63%) VB
10 8 (6.11%) ActionScript
11 4 (3.05%) R
12 3 (2.29%) VBScript
13 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Degree
2 11 (8.40%) DV Cleared
2 11 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.58%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.05%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.29%) MCSA
6 3 (2.29%) MCSE
6 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.76%) OCP
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) Accessibility
System Software
1 50 (38.17%) Active Directory
2 34 (25.95%) VMware ESXi
3 23 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (16.03%) Docker
5 19 (14.50%) vSphere
6 14 (10.69%) Hyper-V
7 11 (8.40%) VMware NSX
8 8 (6.11%) OpenSSH
8 8 (6.11%) XenApp
9 4 (3.05%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.76%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 47 (35.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 45 (34.35%) Terraform
3 37 (28.24%) Kubernetes
4 34 (25.95%) vCenter Server
5 29 (22.14%) Prometheus
6 27 (20.61%) Ansible
7 19 (14.50%) Microsoft Intune
7 19 (14.50%) SCCM
8 18 (13.74%) Single Sign-On
9 17 (12.98%) Nagios
10 16 (12.21%) Failover Clustering
11 15 (11.45%) Grafana
12 11 (8.40%) HAProxy
12 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 11 (8.40%) Puppet
13 10 (7.63%) Graphite
14 8 (6.11%) IBM BigFix
14 8 (6.11%) PowerCLI
15 7 (5.34%) Foglight
15 7 (5.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (31.30%) VMware
2 38 (29.01%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.21%) Commvault
3 16 (12.21%) ServiceNow
3 16 (12.21%) Sun
4 12 (9.16%) Oracle
5 9 (6.87%) Serena
6 8 (6.11%) Citrix
6 8 (6.11%) IBM
7 7 (5.34%) ArcSight
7 7 (5.34%) HP
7 7 (5.34%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.58%) Google
9 4 (3.05%) Adobe
9 4 (3.05%) Cisco
9 4 (3.05%) Coremetrics
10 2 (1.53%) F5
10 2 (1.53%) Remedy
11 1 (0.76%) iManage
11 1 (0.76%) Nimble Storage