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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 41 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 14 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.41% 1.09% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.64% 3.26% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 5
Average salary £39,750 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,750 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £36,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
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
162 184 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 39.51% 33.58% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 127 155 119
Average salary £35,000 £42,525 £35,309
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.69% +20.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £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 31 July 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Leicester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 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 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 32 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (80.56%) Change Management
4 25 (69.44%) IIS
4 25 (69.44%) Hyper-V
5 24 (66.67%) VMware
6 23 (63.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (63.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
7 22 (61.11%) HP
7 22 (61.11%) Dell
8 21 (58.33%) Linux
8 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
8 21 (58.33%) Incident Management
8 21 (58.33%) Problem Management
9 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
10 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
11 14 (38.89%) Data Protection
12 13 (36.11%) SAN
12 13 (36.11%) SCCM
13 12 (33.33%) SCOM
13 12 (33.33%) Altiris
14 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
14 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
15 10 (27.78%) MCSE
15 10 (27.78%) MCP
15 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (25.00%) Cisco

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 25 (69.44%) IIS
2 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (36.11%) SAN
3 9 (25.00%) Firewall
4 8 (22.22%) CTI
4 8 (22.22%) PBX
4 8 (22.22%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
5 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Systems Engineer
2 19 (52.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) VoIP Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Security Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Senior Security Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Senior VoIP Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Server Support
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Server Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Server Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
1 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 32 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (58.33%) Linux
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Change Management
2 23 (63.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (58.33%) Problem Management
3 21 (58.33%) Incident Management
4 14 (38.89%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.78%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) MCP
1 10 (27.78%) MCSE
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (69.44%) Hyper-V
2 23 (63.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) SCCM
2 12 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 24 (66.67%) VMware
3 22 (61.11%) HP
3 22 (61.11%) Dell
4 12 (33.33%) Altiris
5 9 (25.00%) Cisco
5 9 (25.00%) IBM
5 9 (25.00%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp