The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 46 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 10 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.55% 1.86% 4.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.78% 4.72% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 13
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Clustering
Suffolk

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

Miscellaneous Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
173 127 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 44.13% 39.32% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 146 89 113
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Clustering
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Ipswich

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
3 17 (65.38%) C#
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) T-SQL
3 17 (65.38%) OO
3 17 (65.38%) Replication
4 12 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (42.31%) Games
6 10 (38.46%) Online Games
6 10 (38.46%) Data Mining
7 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
7 9 (34.62%) Citrix
7 9 (34.62%) SAN
7 9 (34.62%) Middleware
7 9 (34.62%) Benchmarking
7 9 (34.62%) LAN
7 9 (34.62%) WAN
7 9 (34.62%) IIS
7 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (34.62%) NAS
7 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
7 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (34.62%) Windows
7 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
7 9 (34.62%) Firewall
7 9 (34.62%) Identity Management

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 9 (34.62%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) LAN
1 9 (34.62%) WAN
1 9 (34.62%) SAN
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
1 9 (34.62%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) Data Mining
3 7 (26.92%) OLTP
General
1 11 (42.31%) Games
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 5 (19.23%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Architect
2 10 (38.46%) Technical Architect
2 10 (38.46%) Data Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Security Architect
4 7 (26.92%) Database Architect
4 7 (26.92%) Database Specialist
4 7 (26.92%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Replication
2 10 (38.46%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 17 (65.38%) OO
3 12 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (34.62%) SIEM
4 9 (34.62%) Benchmarking
4 9 (34.62%) Identity Management
4 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
4 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
1 17 (65.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) HND
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Citrix
2 9 (34.62%) VMware