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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 86 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 1 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.12% 1.53% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 5.49% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 7
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
334 182 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 40.05% 27.83% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 226 158 138
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 21 October 2014. 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
Durham -12 1 - - 1
Clustering
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) UNIX
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Replication
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
7 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (25.00%) Project Management
9 2 (16.67%) Progress
9 2 (16.67%) Windows
9 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 1 (8.33%) Time Management
10 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005

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Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) DBA
2 7 (58.33%) SQL DBA
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (41.67%) Administrator
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (16.67%) Progress DBA
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
7 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Progress
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas
4 1 (8.33%) VMware