The 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 152 116 135
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +19
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 20 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 1.48% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 4.93% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 38
Average salary £36,250 £35,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.83% -25.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,550 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
Clustering
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
964 974 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.10% 30.02% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 759 814 865
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,725 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £40,000 -9.09%
Northamptonshire -35 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Leicestershire +1 3 £47,500 +37.68%
Derbyshire -12 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 35 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 34 (75.56%) Windows
3 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
4 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
5 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (53.33%) Hyper-V
6 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (40.00%) SQL
8 16 (35.56%) SAN
8 16 (35.56%) DNS
9 15 (33.33%) HP
9 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (33.33%) Linux
9 15 (33.33%) VMware
9 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (31.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
12 12 (26.67%) Citrix
13 11 (24.44%) Cisco
13 11 (24.44%) IIS
13 11 (24.44%) Replication
13 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
14 10 (22.22%) vSphere
14 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (24.44%) IIS
3 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) PaaS
1 5 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) DNS
1 16 (35.56%) SAN
2 9 (20.00%) WAN
2 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.56%) VLAN
3 7 (15.56%) DHCP
3 7 (15.56%) Internet
4 6 (13.33%) LAN
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (11.11%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.67%) Firewall
7 2 (4.44%) LDAP
7 2 (4.44%) Network Security
8 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.22%) NAS
8 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.22%) VPN
8 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.44%) MySQL
7 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.22%) OLTP
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 5 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Developer
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) DBA
3 7 (15.56%) Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 5 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (2.22%) COM
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Replication
2 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.11%) iPhone
4 3 (6.67%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (33.33%) Linux
4 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) UNIX
6 5 (11.11%) HPUX
7 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
8 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
4 6 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.11%) Change Management
5 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.44%) High Availability
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.22%) Data Security
7 1 (2.22%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (2.22%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) C#
4 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 5 (11.11%) VBScript
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (22.22%) MCSE
3 9 (20.00%) MCITP
4 7 (15.56%) MCP
4 7 (15.56%) MCTS
5 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (11.11%) CCA
6 5 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (11.11%) VCP4
6 5 (11.11%) VCAP
6 5 (11.11%) VCP5
7 2 (4.44%) Degree
8 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 24 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (22.22%) vSphere
5 5 (11.11%) XenApp
5 5 (11.11%) XenServer
5 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (11.11%) vCloud
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (4.44%) UAG
7 1 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
2 7 (15.56%) SCOM
3 5 (11.11%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.44%) MOM
4 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) HP
2 15 (33.33%) VMware
3 12 (26.67%) Citrix
4 11 (24.44%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 5 (11.11%) NetApp
5 5 (11.11%) Dell
5 5 (11.11%) EMC
5 5 (11.11%) Altiris
5 5 (11.11%) Apple
5 5 (11.11%) McAfee
6 4 (8.89%) Computacenter
7 3 (6.67%) Symantec
8 1 (2.22%) Sophos
8 1 (2.22%) Google
8 1 (2.22%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.22%) Lotus