The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 156 137 105
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -32
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 22 49 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 1.40% 2.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 4.16% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 48
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
Clustering
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1041 1178 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.58% 33.63% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 803 934 747
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Clustering
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Leeds

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Leeds

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 51 (69.86%) VMware
2 49 (67.12%) Windows
3 46 (63.01%) Linux
3 46 (63.01%) Active Directory
4 45 (61.64%) Microsoft
5 43 (58.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (57.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (54.79%) SAN
8 39 (53.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (47.95%) Data Centre
10 32 (43.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (41.10%) MCSE
12 28 (38.36%) DNS
12 28 (38.36%) Red Hat
13 26 (35.62%) MS Exchange
14 24 (32.88%) Load Balancing
15 23 (31.51%) Finance
15 23 (31.51%) NetApp
15 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (31.51%) High Availability
16 21 (28.77%) Skype for Business
16 21 (28.77%) MCITP
17 20 (27.40%) vSphere
18 19 (26.03%) Internet
19 18 (24.66%) Citrix
19 18 (24.66%) NAS
19 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
20 17 (23.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 17 (23.29%) CommVault
20 17 (23.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 26 (35.62%) MS Exchange
2 21 (28.77%) Skype for Business
3 15 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (13.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (10.96%) Apache
6 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.85%) IIS
7 5 (6.85%) Node.js
8 4 (5.48%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (4.11%) CloudStack
10 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
11 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.92%) Office 365
2 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (54.79%) SAN
2 28 (38.36%) DNS
3 19 (26.03%) Internet
4 18 (24.66%) NAS
5 13 (17.81%) BGP
6 10 (13.70%) DMZ
7 9 (12.33%) Firewall
7 9 (12.33%) VPN
8 8 (10.96%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (10.96%) EIGRP
8 8 (10.96%) HTTP
8 8 (10.96%) MPLS
8 8 (10.96%) OSPF
8 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
9 6 (8.22%) Network Security
9 6 (8.22%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (8.22%) VLAN
10 2 (2.74%) DHCP
10 2 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) MySQL
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.96%) Big Data
5 5 (6.85%) Informix
6 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.74%) OLTP
8 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.11%) JIRA
2 3 (4.11%) Subversion
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 12 (16.44%) Retail
3 7 (9.59%) Law
3 7 (9.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (16.44%) Administrator
3 11 (15.07%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (15.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (15.07%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (12.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Consultant
4 9 (12.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Technical Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) SAN Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) LAMP
1 8 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (8.22%) Web Services
3 5 (6.85%) XML
4 3 (4.11%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.37%) COM
5 1 (1.37%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 35 (47.95%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.70%) Blackberry
2 10 (13.70%) HP Storage
2 10 (13.70%) SecurID
3 5 (6.85%) RIA
4 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.11%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.74%) Replication
7 1 (1.37%) CMDB
7 1 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 49 (67.12%) Windows
2 46 (63.01%) Linux
3 43 (58.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (57.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
7 17 (23.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (15.07%) Unix
9 10 (13.70%) Debian
10 7 (9.59%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.74%) CentOS
11 2 (2.74%) Solaris
12 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Load Balancing
2 23 (31.51%) High Availability
3 12 (16.44%) ITIL
4 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
5 10 (13.70%) Change Management
6 9 (12.33%) Change Control
7 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.96%) Open Source
8 7 (9.59%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (9.59%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.85%) Load Testing
11 4 (5.48%) Information Security
11 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.11%) DevOps
12 3 (4.11%) Line Management
12 3 (4.11%) Network Architecture
12 3 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (4.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.33%) PHP
3 5 (6.85%) Java
3 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.85%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.48%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (43.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (41.10%) MCSE
3 21 (28.77%) MCITP
4 17 (23.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (8.22%) MCSA
6 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.11%) CCDE
7 3 (4.11%) CCIE
7 3 (4.11%) CCNP
7 3 (4.11%) CCSP
8 2 (2.74%) Degree
8 2 (2.74%) MCDBA
8 2 (2.74%) MCP
8 2 (2.74%) SSCP
9 1 (1.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) PCI DSS
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (63.01%) Active Directory
2 39 (53.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (27.40%) vSphere
4 12 (16.44%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (12.33%) XenApp
6 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) Puppet
2 13 (17.81%) SCCM
3 12 (16.44%) Opsview
4 10 (13.70%) SCOM
5 9 (12.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (5.48%) Ansible
7 4 (5.48%) Nagios
7 4 (5.48%) Salt
8 3 (4.11%) Cacti
8 3 (4.11%) CFEngine
8 3 (4.11%) Graphite
Vendors
1 51 (69.86%) VMware
2 45 (61.64%) Microsoft
3 28 (38.36%) Red Hat
4 23 (31.51%) NetApp
5 18 (24.66%) Citrix
6 17 (23.29%) CommVault
7 16 (21.92%) Cisco
8 13 (17.81%) F5
9 12 (16.44%) CheckPoint
9 12 (16.44%) Symantec
10 10 (13.70%) HP
10 10 (13.70%) MobileIron
10 10 (13.70%) Veeam
11 9 (12.33%) Dell Compellent
11 9 (12.33%) Kaspersky
11 9 (12.33%) SolarWinds
12 4 (5.48%) Riverbed
13 3 (4.11%) Juniper
14 2 (2.74%) Oracle
14 2 (2.74%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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