The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank - 29 -
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 6.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 12.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Clustering
County Antrim

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

Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
57 70 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 57.00% 49.30% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Clustering
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Belfast

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault