The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 69 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.41% 0.36% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 1.26% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Clustering
South Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
174 159 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.58% 28.29% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 130 128 106
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Clustering
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Sheffield

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Replication
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (22.22%) SCOM
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
6 2 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (22.22%) MCITP
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (22.22%) NAS
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Lync
6 2 (22.22%) Change Control

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (22.22%) Lync
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) NAS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (11.11%) DTS
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) SQL DBA
1 4 (44.44%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Server Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Database Security
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix