The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 95 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 15 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.30% 2.91% 1.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.97% 7.74% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 12
Average salary £54,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £51,500 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Clustering
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
505 452 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.76% 37.57% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 458 392 230
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Clustering
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Kent

Clustering
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tunbridge Wells -3 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 17 (94.44%) MySQL
2 13 (72.22%) Performance Analysis
3 9 (50.00%) Games
3 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (50.00%) MariaDB
4 8 (44.44%) Replication
5 5 (27.78%) Perl
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) UNIX
5 5 (27.78%) AIX
5 5 (27.78%) Solaris
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) LDAP
5 5 (27.78%) NFS
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) Veritas
5 5 (27.78%) HACMP
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (27.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (27.78%) Puppet
5 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) IBM
6 4 (22.22%) Sun
6 4 (22.22%) OpenView
6 4 (22.22%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) Dell

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LDAP
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) MySQL
2 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (50.00%) MariaDB
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (16.67%) Hudson
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 9 (50.00%) Games
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Database Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Database Designer
1 9 (50.00%) Designer
2 6 (33.33%) Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (22.22%) DBA
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX Support
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX Technical Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Replication
2 5 (27.78%) HACMP
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Games
4 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) AIX
1 5 (27.78%) Solaris
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 3 (16.67%) VB
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) NFS
1 5 (27.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (22.22%) OpenView
2 4 (22.22%) Control-M
2 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
1 5 (27.78%) Veritas
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Sun
2 4 (22.22%) HP
2 4 (22.22%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec
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