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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 82 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 7 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.72% 0.77% 1.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 2.32% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 15
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.61%
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
365 388 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 37.78% 33.08% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 318 333 357
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 +7 7 £45,000 -30.76%
Clustering
East of England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (92.31%) High Availability
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (61.54%) Migration
6 7 (53.85%) Oracle
6 7 (53.85%) ITIL
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (53.85%) SAN
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
6 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (53.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (53.85%) Performance Management
7 6 (46.15%) MCSE
7 6 (46.15%) Degree
7 6 (46.15%) Replication
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (38.46%) Legal
8 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
8 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (53.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
5 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (38.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) DBA
2 9 (69.23%) SQL DBA
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (38.46%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support
5 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) High Availability
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Management
3 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) BCP
5 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) VMware