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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 54 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 37 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.45% 2.55% 4.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.95% 8.20% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 38
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
338 378 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.53% 31.03% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 260 336 301
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
Cardiff +21 24 £37,500 +4.16%
Bridgend +14 5 £34,000 -5.55% 1
Caerphilly +8 4 £44,000 -2.22%
Newport +12 2 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Torfaen -4 1 £46,000 +46.03%
Clustering
Wales

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 36 (64.29%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
3 30 (53.57%) SAN
4 25 (44.64%) Linux
5 22 (39.29%) Cisco
6 21 (37.50%) VMware
7 20 (35.71%) HP
7 20 (35.71%) SQL
8 18 (32.14%) IIS
8 18 (32.14%) Active Directory
9 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
10 16 (28.57%) ITIL
10 16 (28.57%) MS Excel
10 16 (28.57%) NAS
11 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
11 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
12 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (19.64%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (19.64%) NetBackup
14 10 (17.86%) VMware ESX
14 10 (17.86%) Red Hat
14 10 (17.86%) AIX
15 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
15 9 (16.07%) HACMP
15 9 (16.07%) Veritas
15 9 (16.07%) Replication
15 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2012

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (32.14%) IIS
2 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
3 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.50%) Apache
5 6 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2000
5 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.79%) JBoss
7 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 30 (53.57%) SAN
2 16 (28.57%) NAS
3 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.71%) Internet
4 6 (10.71%) Firewall
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (7.14%) DNS
7 3 (5.36%) DHCP
8 2 (3.57%) HTTP
8 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.57%) FCoE
8 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.14%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.57%) DTS
6 2 (3.57%) OLTP
6 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (7.14%) Banking
1 4 (7.14%) Retail
2 3 (5.36%) Back Office
2 3 (5.36%) Legal
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Support Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) DBA
3 9 (16.07%) Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Administrator
5 7 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 7 (12.50%) Storage Architect
6 6 (10.71%) AIX Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Linux Support
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Linux Support Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Wintel Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Server Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Server Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) CSS
2 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) HACMP
1 9 (16.07%) Replication
2 6 (10.71%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 36 (64.29%) Windows
2 25 (44.64%) Linux
3 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (17.86%) AIX
5 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (14.29%) UNIX
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (7.14%) Solaris
10 3 (5.36%) HPUX
11 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000
11 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
11 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (12.50%) Resilience Testing
3 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.71%) Change Control
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) Database Tuning
6 4 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.57%) Logistics
7 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.57%) ETL
7 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.57%) Project Management
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
8 1 (1.79%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) MCP
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) MCITP
3 6 (10.71%) RHCE
3 6 (10.71%) IBM AIX Certification
4 5 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.36%) SAP Certification
6 2 (3.57%) MCSE
6 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.86%) VMware ESX
3 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (10.71%) PowerHA
4 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.93%) XenApp
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.79%) Firmware
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.36%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (3.57%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.79%) Puppet
4 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
2 22 (39.29%) Cisco
3 21 (37.50%) VMware
4 20 (35.71%) HP
5 10 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 9 (16.07%) Veritas
7 8 (14.29%) Citrix
7 8 (14.29%) Dell
8 7 (12.50%) IBM
8 7 (12.50%) 3PAR
9 5 (8.93%) Remedy
10 4 (7.14%) Oracle
11 3 (5.36%) SAP
11 3 (5.36%) BMC
12 2 (3.57%) NetApp
12 2 (3.57%) Cognos
13 1 (1.79%) EMC
13 1 (1.79%) Red Gate
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago