The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 108 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.53% 0.43% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 1.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
390 289 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.64% 24.98% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 360 246 213
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Clustering
East of England

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) SQL
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (66.67%) Firewall
4 16 (66.67%) SAN
4 16 (66.67%) VPN
4 16 (66.67%) DNS
4 16 (66.67%) IIS
5 15 (62.50%) MS Office
5 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
6 13 (54.17%) MCSE
6 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
6 13 (54.17%) LAN
6 13 (54.17%) WAN
6 13 (54.17%) DHCP
6 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
6 13 (54.17%) Cisco
6 13 (54.17%) Citrix
6 13 (54.17%) MetaFrame
6 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (54.17%) Symantec
6 13 (54.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (54.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (54.17%) Security+ Certification
6 13 (54.17%) Software Deployment
7 11 (45.83%) T-SQL

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) IIS
2 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Office
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (54.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Firewall
1 16 (66.67%) SAN
1 16 (66.67%) VPN
1 16 (66.67%) DNS
2 13 (54.17%) LAN
2 13 (54.17%) WAN
2 13 (54.17%) DHCP
2 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (16.67%) DTS
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Systems Engineer
1 11 (45.83%) DBA
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) SQL DBA
4 6 (25.00%) Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
1 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Software Deployment
2 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Security Management
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) VBScript
3 4 (16.67%) VB
4 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) MCSE
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (54.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) MetaFrame
2 2 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Citrix
2 13 (54.17%) Symantec
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (16.67%) Business Objects