The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 72 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.58% 0.71% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 2.67% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +12.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Clustering
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
249 150 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 35.93% 26.46% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 188 107 167
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,970 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Clustering
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Clustering Salary Trend in the North East

Clustering
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Tyne and Wear -14 4 £37,500 +5.63%
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (40.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas