The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 76 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 6 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.64% 1.72% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.58% 4.91% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 5
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -12.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Clustering
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
233 346 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.79% 35.02% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 190 312 328
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Bedfordshire region.

Clustering Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Clustering
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +9 6 £39,000 -8.23%
Dunstable - 6 £39,000 -
Clustering
East of England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) ITIL
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (66.67%) ERP
5 11 (61.11%) Citrix
5 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
5 11 (61.11%) Migration
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 3 (16.67%) IIS
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (11.11%) MCITP
8 2 (11.11%) Java EE
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
8 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Support Specialist
2 6 (33.33%) Server Support Specialist
2 6 (33.33%) Server Support
2 6 (33.33%) Server Specialist
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 4 (22.22%) DBA
5 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.56%) Junior
7 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Junior DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Junior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Java EE
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
1 2 (11.11%) Ajax
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) ERP
3 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
3 11 (61.11%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) EAM
6 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (11.11%) Database Security
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
1 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCITP
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) MCTS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) hybris
3 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.56%) Nintex
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft