The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 144 115 146
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +31
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 46 54 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.16% 1.75% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.06% 5.30% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44 45 16
Average salary £38,500 £44,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -29.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,200 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1133 1018 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.59% 33.02% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 915 880 714
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,727 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Clustering
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Clustering Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Clustering
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Clustering
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +4 22 £36,250 +3.57%
Nottinghamshire -20 12 £47,500 +7.95%
Derbyshire -18 11 £47,500 +35.71%
Northamptonshire -16 4 £35,000 -
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England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 85 (78.70%) Windows
2 82 (75.93%) Microsoft
3 72 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 67 (62.04%) SQL Server
5 60 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (42.59%) VMware
7 44 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 43 (39.81%) DNS
9 39 (36.11%) MS Exchange
10 37 (34.26%) SCOM
11 35 (32.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (31.48%) SQL
12 34 (31.48%) Linux
13 33 (30.56%) TCP/IP
13 33 (30.56%) SAN
14 32 (29.63%) Hyper-V
15 31 (28.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 31 (28.70%) HP
16 30 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
16 30 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 30 (27.78%) MS Excel
17 28 (25.93%) MCSE
17 28 (25.93%) Citrix
18 27 (25.00%) Change Management
19 26 (24.07%) WAN
20 24 (22.22%) IIS
20 24 (22.22%) Dell
20 24 (22.22%) vSphere
21 22 (20.37%) MCITP
22 21 (19.44%) VBScript

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 39 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 24 (22.22%) IIS
3 19 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 8 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.70%) Apache
7 4 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.78%) Lync
9 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.85%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle Financials
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) IaaS
1 4 (3.70%) PaaS
2 3 (2.78%) Office 365
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) SaaS
3 2 (1.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 43 (39.81%) DNS
2 33 (30.56%) TCP/IP
2 33 (30.56%) SAN
3 26 (24.07%) WAN
4 21 (19.44%) LAN
5 15 (13.89%) NetScaler
6 14 (12.96%) Internet
7 9 (8.33%) PBX
7 9 (8.33%) VoIP
7 9 (8.33%) LDAP
8 8 (7.41%) DHCP
8 8 (7.41%) VLAN
9 5 (4.63%) Firewall
10 4 (3.70%) VPN
10 4 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (2.78%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.78%) NAS
11 3 (2.78%) Wireless
11 3 (2.78%) WLAN
12 2 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (62.04%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (12.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (12.04%) Oracle Database
4 13 (12.04%) Relational Database
5 12 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (7.41%) Oracle Discoverer
8 8 (7.41%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (3.70%) DTS
11 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.85%) MySQL
12 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.85%) Subversion
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.41%) Back Office
4 2 (1.85%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (24.07%) DBA
2 18 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (14.81%) SQL DBA
4 15 (13.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 14 (12.96%) Analyst
6 8 (7.41%) Administrator
6 8 (7.41%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (7.41%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 7 (6.48%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.56%) Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Consultant
8 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Consultant
9 5 (4.63%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Senior Voice Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 9 (8.33%) Middleware
2 4 (3.70%) Web Services
3 3 (2.78%) .NET
4 2 (1.85%) J2EE
5 1 (0.93%) jQuery
5 1 (0.93%) MDX
5 1 (0.93%) HTML
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Replication
2 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.70%) iPhone
4 3 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.85%) Open Source
5 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Firmware
6 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 85 (78.70%) Windows
2 60 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (32.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (31.48%) Linux
6 9 (8.33%) UNIX
7 4 (3.70%) HPUX
8 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.85%) Solaris
9 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.85%) SUSE
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (25.00%) Change Management
3 18 (16.67%) ITIL
4 17 (15.74%) Data Protection
4 17 (15.74%) High Availability
4 17 (15.74%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (13.89%) Problem Management
6 14 (12.96%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (12.96%) Load Balancing
7 13 (12.04%) Network Load Balancing
8 12 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 11 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (7.41%) Database Security
10 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.41%) SOA
10 8 (7.41%) ERP
11 6 (5.56%) Migration
11 6 (5.56%) Change Control
12 5 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.48%) SQL
2 21 (19.44%) VBScript
3 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 15 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.85%) Python
6 2 (1.85%) Perl
6 2 (1.85%) Ruby
6 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.93%) LINC
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (25.93%) MCSE
3 22 (20.37%) MCITP
4 13 (12.04%) MCP
5 9 (8.33%) MCTS
6 8 (7.41%) OCP
6 8 (7.41%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (4.63%) CCNA
7 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.63%) MCSA
8 3 (2.78%) NCDA
8 3 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.78%) Degree
9 2 (1.85%) CCNP
9 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 72 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 32 (29.63%) Hyper-V
3 31 (28.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (22.22%) vSphere
5 11 (10.19%) XenApp
6 9 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (7.41%) OCFS2
7 8 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (3.70%) UAG
9 3 (2.78%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.93%) Xen
11 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.93%) NFS
Systems Management
1 37 (34.26%) SCOM
2 15 (13.89%) SCCM
3 9 (8.33%) Data Guard
3 9 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (7.41%) Legato
5 6 (5.56%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.70%) MOM
6 4 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (3.70%) Tivoli
6 4 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.85%) Foglight
8 2 (1.85%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.85%) Puppet
8 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.93%) SCSM
Vendors
1 82 (75.93%) Microsoft
2 46 (42.59%) VMware
3 31 (28.70%) HP
4 28 (25.93%) Citrix
5 24 (22.22%) Dell
6 15 (13.89%) Altiris
6 15 (13.89%) Oracle
7 10 (9.26%) Cisco
8 9 (8.33%) Symantec
9 4 (3.70%) IBM
9 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.70%) Apple
10 3 (2.78%) Red Gate
10 3 (2.78%) Intel
10 3 (2.78%) McAfee
11 2 (1.85%) JBoss
11 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.85%) NetApp
11 2 (1.85%) Lotus
11 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds