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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 84 112 102
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 44 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.89% 0.84% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.63% 2.56% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 10
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £34,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £49,750 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
781 703 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.56% 32.90% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 632 649 422
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) VMware
3 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
4 26 (47.27%) Linux
5 24 (43.64%) Firewall
6 21 (38.18%) Cisco
6 21 (38.18%) Citrix
6 21 (38.18%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (38.18%) Juniper
7 20 (36.36%) Solaris
7 20 (36.36%) Load Balancing
8 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (34.55%) UNIX
9 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
9 18 (32.73%) MS Exchange
9 18 (32.73%) CheckPoint
9 18 (32.73%) Blue Coat
9 18 (32.73%) Network Security
10 17 (30.91%) OSPF
10 17 (30.91%) BGP
10 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
11 16 (29.09%) Perl
11 16 (29.09%) Hyper-V
12 15 (27.27%) XenApp
12 15 (27.27%) MS Visio
12 15 (27.27%) CCNP
12 15 (27.27%) Finance
12 15 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (25.45%) Tcl
14 13 (23.64%) Check Point Certification

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 18 (32.73%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2000
2 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 24 (43.64%) Firewall
2 18 (32.73%) Network Security
3 17 (30.91%) OSPF
3 17 (30.91%) BGP
4 13 (23.64%) Junos
5 12 (21.82%) VPN
6 9 (16.36%) Internet
6 9 (16.36%) Extranet
7 7 (12.73%) SAN
7 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.45%) IPsec
8 3 (5.45%) Ethernet
8 3 (5.45%) FTP
8 3 (5.45%) HTTP
9 2 (3.64%) LDAP
9 2 (3.64%) VoIP
9 2 (3.64%) DNS
10 1 (1.82%) WAN
10 1 (1.82%) LAN
10 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) DB2
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Firewall Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Consultant
3 8 (14.55%) Wintel Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) DBA
4 6 (10.91%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (5.45%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.82%) Firewall Specialist
8 1 (1.82%) Exchange Specialist
8 1 (1.82%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.45%) Replication
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (3.64%) Life Science
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) CMDB
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Linux
3 20 (36.36%) Solaris
4 19 (34.55%) UNIX
5 5 (9.09%) AIX
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 15 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (18.18%) Change Control
4 9 (16.36%) Low Latency
4 9 (16.36%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
5 8 (14.55%) Migration
6 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.27%) ETL
8 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 3 (5.45%) High Availability
10 2 (3.64%) ITIL
10 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
11 1 (1.82%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.82%) Data Management
11 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) Perl
2 14 (25.45%) Tcl
3 13 (23.64%) SQL
4 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.45%) VBScript
7 3 (5.45%) VB
7 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 2 (3.64%) C#
8 2 (3.64%) C++
8 2 (3.64%) Java
8 2 (3.64%) Python
8 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (27.27%) CCNP
3 13 (23.64%) Check Point Certification
3 13 (23.64%) CCSA
4 10 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (18.18%) MCP
5 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (14.55%) MCSE
7 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
7 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
7 7 (12.73%) CCNA
8 6 (10.91%) CCA
8 6 (10.91%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (7.27%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (5.45%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.09%) Hyper-V
4 15 (27.27%) XenApp
5 11 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (5.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (5.45%) XenServer
8 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 5 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (9.09%) ARCserve
1 5 (9.09%) WSUS
2 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) VMware
2 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.18%) Cisco
3 21 (38.18%) Citrix
3 21 (38.18%) Juniper
4 18 (32.73%) CheckPoint
4 18 (32.73%) Blue Coat
5 10 (18.18%) Oracle
6 6 (10.91%) HP
7 5 (9.09%) Symantec
7 5 (9.09%) EMC
8 4 (7.27%) NetApp
9 2 (3.64%) Altiris
9 2 (3.64%) IBM
9 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.64%) Brocade
10 1 (1.82%) Netezza
10 1 (1.82%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.82%) Informatica
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