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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 111 94 110
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 14 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 1.28% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.49% 4.20% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 5
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £29,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,750 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
563 548 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.93% 30.58% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 448 492 359
Average salary £37,500 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
2 28 (75.68%) Windows
3 22 (59.46%) MS Exchange
4 21 (56.76%) VMware
5 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
7 15 (40.54%) Firewall
7 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
8 13 (35.14%) SAN
9 11 (29.73%) Linux
10 10 (27.03%) Citrix
11 9 (24.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2000
11 9 (24.32%) DNS
11 9 (24.32%) MCP
11 9 (24.32%) SQL
11 9 (24.32%) ETL
11 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (21.62%) Database Mirroring
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (21.62%) Finance
13 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
13 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (18.92%) ITIL
13 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 22 (59.46%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2000
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.41%) Apache
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) OpenEdge
6 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (8.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) SAN
3 9 (24.32%) DNS
4 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.51%) HTTPS
5 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
6 3 (8.11%) DHCP
6 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
6 3 (8.11%) BGP
6 3 (8.11%) OSPF
6 3 (8.11%) Network Security
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.11%) DTS
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) DB2
5 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) RequisitePro
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) DBA
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Project Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) CRM Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) Handset
6 1 (2.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) UNIX
6 3 (8.11%) Solaris
7 2 (5.41%) CentOS
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ETL
2 8 (21.62%) Database Mirroring
3 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (18.92%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
4 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (13.51%) CRM
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (13.51%) High Availability
6 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.11%) ERP
7 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
7 3 (8.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) VBScript
2 3 (8.11%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (24.32%) MCP
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) MCSE
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
7 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) MCSA
7 2 (5.41%) CCNA
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.70%) MCTS
8 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
4 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (13.51%) vSphere
6 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
7 3 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (5.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) NetBackup
2 4 (10.81%) ARCserve
2 4 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.70%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 10 (27.03%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 5 (13.51%) NetApp
4 5 (13.51%) Symantec
5 3 (8.11%) IBM
5 3 (8.11%) Sun
5 3 (8.11%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Dell
5 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle
6 2 (5.41%) EMC
6 2 (5.41%) Intel
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.41%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) CommVault
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.70%) Altiris
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago