The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 83 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 11 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.97% 1.62% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% 4.21% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 16
Median salary £30,250 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.77% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £37,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.80% +4.70%
Clustering
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
330 451 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.18% 38.45% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 268 404 288
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,231 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Clustering
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Clustering Salary Trend in South Wales

Clustering
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Clustering Salary Histogram in South Wales

Clustering
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend -5 5 £23,000 -47.42%
Cardiff 0 2 £52,500 +33.75%
Clustering
Wales

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) HP
2 12 (52.17%) SAN
2 12 (52.17%) NetApp
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) NAS
4 10 (43.48%) ITIL
4 10 (43.48%) Unix
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco
5 9 (39.13%) 3PAR
5 9 (39.13%) High Availability
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (30.43%) SLA
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Brocade
7 6 (26.09%) Remedy
7 6 (26.09%) VMware
7 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 6 (26.09%) Windows 2000
7 6 (26.09%) Veritas
7 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) SAN
2 11 (47.83%) NAS
3 5 (21.74%) FCoE
3 5 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 3 (13.04%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (8.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
2 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (34.78%) Storage Architect
4 7 (30.43%) DBA
4 7 (30.43%) SQL DBA
5 5 (21.74%) Administrator
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Junior SQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Junior SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Platform Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Senior DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Wintel Support
7 1 (4.35%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (43.48%) Unix
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 2000
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) High Availability
3 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (21.74%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (21.74%) PLM
4 5 (21.74%) Service Design
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Software Distribution
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCTS
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.35%) MetaFrame
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
3 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.35%) HP SIM
4 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.35%) OpenView
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) HP
1 12 (52.17%) NetApp
2 9 (39.13%) 3PAR
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) Brocade
4 6 (26.09%) Remedy
4 6 (26.09%) Veritas
4 6 (26.09%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) Symantec
7 1 (4.35%) arcserve
7 1 (4.35%) BMC
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) Compaq
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) Intel Security