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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 30 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.88% 0.84% 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.39% 2.44% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £27,250 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.14% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
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
59 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.88% 34.45% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 38 14
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Telford -1 2 £27,250 -22.14%
Clustering
West Midlands

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) DFS Replication
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) DDNS
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) DFS Replication
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks