The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 38 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 22 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.13% 2.06% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.07% 6.38% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 4
Average salary £39,750 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,500 £35,350
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Clustering
Leicestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
146 188 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 34.03% 32.25% 38.01%
Number of salaries quoted 121 157 119
Average salary £34,836 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Clustering
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Leicester

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Leicester

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 42 (89.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (85.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (85.11%) Microsoft
4 34 (72.34%) Hyper-V
5 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
6 31 (65.96%) Change Management
6 31 (65.96%) VMware
7 30 (63.83%) TCP/IP
7 30 (63.83%) IIS
8 28 (59.57%) HP
8 28 (59.57%) Dell
8 28 (59.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (57.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (48.94%) Incident Management
10 23 (48.94%) Problem Management
10 23 (48.94%) Linux
10 23 (48.94%) SQL Server
11 20 (42.55%) MS Exchange
12 16 (34.04%) Data Protection
13 15 (31.91%) SCCM
14 14 (29.79%) SCOM
14 14 (29.79%) PowerShell
14 14 (29.79%) Firewall
14 14 (29.79%) Altiris
15 12 (25.53%) Cisco
15 12 (25.53%) SAN
15 12 (25.53%) PCI DSS
15 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 10 (21.28%) MS Excel

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 30 (63.83%) IIS
2 20 (42.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (63.83%) TCP/IP
2 14 (29.79%) Firewall
3 12 (25.53%) SAN
4 8 (17.02%) CTI
4 8 (17.02%) PBX
4 8 (17.02%) VoIP
5 4 (8.51%) WAN
5 4 (8.51%) DNS
6 3 (6.38%) VPN
7 2 (4.26%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) LAN
8 1 (2.13%) Wireless
8 1 (2.13%) VLAN
8 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (48.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (38.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Network Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Security Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) VoIP Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Senior VoIP Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Server Support Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Server Support Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Server Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Administrator
10 2 (4.26%) DBA
10 2 (4.26%) Server Support
10 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
1 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 42 (89.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (85.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (48.94%) Linux
5 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) AIX
6 1 (2.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.13%) UNIX
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Change Management
2 28 (59.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (48.94%) Incident Management
3 23 (48.94%) Problem Management
4 16 (34.04%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.51%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (4.26%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.13%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.13%) Project Management
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.13%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.13%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.02%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) MCP
1 9 (19.15%) MCSE
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (25.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (72.34%) Hyper-V
2 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
3 27 (57.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) SCCM
2 14 (29.79%) SCOM
3 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (85.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (65.96%) VMware
3 28 (59.57%) HP
3 28 (59.57%) Dell
4 14 (29.79%) Altiris
5 12 (25.53%) Cisco
6 9 (19.15%) IBM
6 9 (19.15%) EMC
7 1 (2.13%) NetApp