The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 30 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.83% - 3.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% - 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £28,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Clustering
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18 5 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.00% 6.17% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 33
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £34,600 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Shropshire

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) DDNS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) DDNS
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco