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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 32 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.16% 0.88% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.47% 2.70% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £31,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
59 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.54% 32.46% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 50 33 29
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £37,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,725 £52,500 £47,000
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
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 24 April 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 +2 5 £31,000 +37.77%
Clustering
West Midlands

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
3 12 (85.71%) Citrix
4 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
5 10 (71.43%) SAN
5 10 (71.43%) DDNS
5 10 (71.43%) NAS
5 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
6 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
6 9 (64.29%) SQL
7 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (42.86%) Apache
9 6 (42.86%) IIS
9 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
10 5 (35.71%) MySQL
10 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
11 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 3 (21.43%) XenServer
12 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (14.29%) SCCM
13 2 (14.29%) DFS Replication
13 2 (14.29%) vSphere
13 2 (14.29%) IT Governance

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (42.86%) Apache
3 6 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
5 2 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) SAN
2 10 (71.43%) DDNS
2 10 (71.43%) NAS
3 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows NT
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
1 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
1 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Data Security
2 1 (7.14%) Data Management
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) OOP
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) ETL
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) XenServer
4 2 (14.29%) DFS Replication
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Lotus
4 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Sage
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy