The 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 101 81 106
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 17 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 1.56% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 4.81% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 4
Average salary £48,500 £37,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,699 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.42% +1.74%
Clustering
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
489 478 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.09% 32.34% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 402 414 359
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 38 (67.86%) Windows
3 35 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 32 (57.14%) VMware
5 29 (51.79%) MS Exchange
6 28 (50.00%) Firewall
7 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
8 20 (35.71%) Linux
8 20 (35.71%) Citrix
8 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (35.71%) Hyper-V
9 15 (26.79%) Load Balancing
9 15 (26.79%) SAN
10 13 (23.21%) SLA
10 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (21.43%) Cisco
11 12 (21.43%) ITIL
12 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
12 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
13 10 (17.86%) High Availability
13 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2000
13 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (17.86%) NetApp
13 10 (17.86%) Juniper
13 10 (17.86%) MCP

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 29 (51.79%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2000
3 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.57%) NetWeaver
5 2 (3.57%) Apache
5 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.00%) Firewall
2 15 (26.79%) SAN
3 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
4 10 (17.86%) OSPF
4 10 (17.86%) BGP
5 9 (16.07%) DNS
6 8 (14.29%) Network Security
7 6 (10.71%) VoIP
8 5 (8.93%) HTTPS
8 5 (8.93%) Wireshark
9 4 (7.14%) VPN
10 3 (5.36%) DHCP
10 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
10 3 (5.36%) Internet
10 3 (5.36%) Extranet
10 3 (5.36%) Junos
11 1 (1.79%) FTP
11 1 (1.79%) WAN
11 1 (1.79%) LAN
11 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.57%) DTS
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (3.57%) DB2
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) RequisitePro
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Consultant
2 9 (16.07%) Architect
2 9 (16.07%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Firewall Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.71%) DBA
5 5 (8.93%) Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Wintel Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.14%) Project Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) CRM Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.93%) Life Science
3 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Handset
4 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Linux
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.71%) Windows XP
6 6 (10.71%) UNIX
6 6 (10.71%) Windows 2000
6 6 (10.71%) Solaris
7 2 (3.57%) CentOS
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Load Balancing
2 12 (21.43%) ITIL
3 10 (17.86%) High Availability
3 10 (17.86%) ETL
3 10 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (14.29%) Project Management
5 6 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (8.93%) CRM
6 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.93%) Scrum
6 5 (8.93%) Change Control
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.14%) Release Management
7 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) ERP
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.14%) Java
3 4 (7.14%) Perl
3 4 (7.14%) Tcl
4 3 (5.36%) VBScript
4 3 (5.36%) VB
5 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.86%) MCP
2 10 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (16.07%) MCSE
4 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.71%) CCNA
6 5 (8.93%) CCNP
7 3 (5.36%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (5.36%) CCA
7 3 (5.36%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.36%) CCSA
8 2 (3.57%) Degree
8 2 (3.57%) VCP4
8 2 (3.57%) MCSA
8 2 (3.57%) OCP
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 10 (17.86%) VMware ESX
4 9 (16.07%) XenApp
5 5 (8.93%) vSphere
6 4 (7.14%) Terminal Services
7 3 (5.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) WSUS
1 6 (10.71%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.93%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (8.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (8.93%) ARCserve
3 4 (7.14%) Nagios
3 4 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 32 (57.14%) VMware
3 20 (35.71%) Citrix
4 12 (21.43%) Cisco
5 10 (17.86%) NetApp
5 10 (17.86%) Juniper
6 8 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.71%) Altiris
7 6 (10.71%) Symantec
7 6 (10.71%) HP
8 5 (8.93%) Oracle
9 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.36%) Dell
10 3 (5.36%) IBM
11 2 (3.57%) SAP
11 2 (3.57%) Business Objects
11 2 (3.57%) EMC
11 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.79%) CommVault
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