The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 80 34 75
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +41
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 8 34 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.83% 5.37% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.70% 16.92% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Clustering
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
296 201 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.55% 31.75% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 264 194 208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Clustering
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Brackley - 7 £37,500 -
Northampton -34 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Clustering
East Midlands

Clustering
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) MCITP
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) MCP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) LDAP
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) SCCM

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Specialist
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) MCP
1 7 (87.50%) MCSE
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (87.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware