The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 108 110 96
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 15 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.76% 0.64% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.09% 2.56% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 16
Average salary £30,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
486 507 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.68% 25.14% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 395 466 366
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Clustering
West Midlands

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Clustering
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Birmingham

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
2 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (67.50%) Windows
4 23 (57.50%) VMware
5 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
6 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (37.50%) Linux
7 15 (37.50%) SQL
8 14 (35.00%) Oracle
8 14 (35.00%) Citrix
9 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (32.50%) Finance
9 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
10 12 (30.00%) Migration
11 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2000
12 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (22.50%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (22.50%) Shell Script
12 9 (22.50%) Symantec
12 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
12 9 (22.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (20.00%) Firewall
13 8 (20.00%) Replication
13 8 (20.00%) VMware ESX
13 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (20.00%) Juniper

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2000
3 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (22.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (17.50%) Apache
4 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
5 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.50%) Lync
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
1 8 (20.00%) SAN
2 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.50%) VPN
3 5 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 5 (12.50%) FTP
3 5 (12.50%) HTTP
3 5 (12.50%) IPsec
4 2 (5.00%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) LDAP
5 1 (2.50%) Junos
5 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.50%) Network Security
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) OSPF
5 1 (2.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (12.50%) DB2
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.50%) DTS
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) ProC
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
2 10 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) DBA
4 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (10.00%) Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Wintel Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Wintel Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
2 8 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.00%) UNIX
4 6 (15.00%) Solaris
5 5 (12.50%) AIX
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Migration
2 9 (22.50%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.00%) ETL
4 6 (15.00%) Change Control
5 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (7.50%) High Availability
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) Shell Script
3 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
3 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.50%) Perl
4 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.50%) VBScript
4 3 (7.50%) VB
4 3 (7.50%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) C
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
5 2 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) MCSE
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (15.00%) OCP
4 6 (15.00%) CCNA
5 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (12.50%) MCP
6 4 (10.00%) MCITP
6 4 (10.00%) CCA
6 4 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (10.00%) MCSA
6 4 (10.00%) MCTS
7 1 (2.50%) CCNP
7 1 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (15.00%) XenApp
5 5 (12.50%) XenServer
5 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (10.00%) UAG
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (5.00%) vSphere
9 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) WSUS
1 5 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 5 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (12.50%) ARCserve
2 4 (10.00%) MOM
2 4 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) SCOM
2 4 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.00%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (57.50%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 14 (35.00%) Citrix
4 9 (22.50%) Symantec
5 8 (20.00%) Juniper
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco
6 5 (12.50%) EMC
7 4 (10.00%) HP
8 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.00%) Mercator
9 2 (5.00%) Brocade
9 2 (5.00%) NetApp
9 2 (5.00%) IBM
10 1 (2.50%) Informatica
10 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.50%) Netezza
10 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
10 1 (2.50%) McAfee
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon (commutable from Birmingham)
Aximis West
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago