The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 39 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 8 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.37% 2.47% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.79% 5.42% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £33,000 £80,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.75% +86.04%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
91 203 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.00% 45.62% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 75 112 147
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Clustering
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Middlesex

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) Replication
3 9 (60.00%) MySQL
3 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (46.67%) NetApp
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) LAN
6 6 (40.00%) VPN
7 5 (33.33%) VB
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) C++
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) Subversion
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) XenApp
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (20.00%) RHCE
9 3 (20.00%) Nokia
9 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (20.00%) Internet
9 3 (20.00%) Middleware

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) OSPF
2 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (20.00%) Frame Relay
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) MySQL
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Back Office
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Support
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) VB
2 5 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
3 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VBScript
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) RHCE
1 3 (20.00%) CCIE
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) NetApp
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Nokia
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) JBoss
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) F5
3 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (6.67%) Dell