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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 81 58 79
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 20 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.66% 2.27% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.13% 7.45% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 5
Average salary £42,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,725 £28,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,699 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.42% +1.74%
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
390 255 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.45% 30.47% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 322 182 243
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
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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 -16 7 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Caerphilly +4 6 £70,000 +62.79% 1
Bridgend +2 3 £50,000 +72.41% 2
Newport - 3 £45,000 -
Clustering
Wales

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 29 (51.79%) Windows
3 24 (42.86%) SQL
4 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
5 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
6 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
7 20 (35.71%) VMware
7 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (30.36%) SAN
8 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
8 17 (30.36%) Linux
9 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
10 12 (21.43%) Project Management
10 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (21.43%) OLTP
10 12 (21.43%) ETL
10 12 (21.43%) Cognos
10 12 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (21.43%) DTS
10 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (21.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (21.43%) Banking
10 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
11 11 (19.64%) Citrix
12 10 (17.86%) Cisco
12 10 (17.86%) HP

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 13 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.86%) IIS
2 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (16.07%) Apache
3 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (10.71%) Lync
6 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
7 4 (7.14%) JBoss
7 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) SAN
2 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (10.71%) NetScaler
4 5 (8.93%) NAS
5 4 (7.14%) Internet
5 4 (7.14%) Firewall
6 3 (5.36%) DHCP
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (21.43%) OLTP
3 12 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (21.43%) DTS
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 12 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) DBA
2 13 (23.21%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 8 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Storage Architect
6 4 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Support
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.36%) Wintel Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) COM
2 1 (1.79%) LAMP
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Replication
1 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) HACMP
4 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Xbox
5 1 (1.79%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.79%) AS400
5 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Windows
2 17 (30.36%) Linux
3 5 (8.93%) AIX
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) OS/2
7 1 (1.79%) Solaris
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Project Management
1 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) ETL
1 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 8 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.93%) Product Management
3 5 (8.93%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.93%) ITIL
4 4 (7.14%) Resilience Testing
5 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.57%) Change Control
7 1 (1.79%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (1.79%) Migration
7 1 (1.79%) Change Management
7 1 (1.79%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) Ruby
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) MCP
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (7.14%) RHCE
2 4 (7.14%) IBM AIX Certification
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) MCITP
4 2 (3.57%) MCSE
5 1 (1.79%) VCP4
5 1 (1.79%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.86%) XenApp
3 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.50%) vSphere
5 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
6 4 (7.14%) PowerHA
7 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.79%) Firmware
9 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (35.71%) VMware
3 12 (21.43%) Cognos
4 11 (19.64%) Citrix
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco
5 10 (17.86%) HP
6 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.93%) Dell
7 5 (8.93%) IBM
7 5 (8.93%) Veritas
8 4 (7.14%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.57%) NetApp
10 1 (1.79%) EMC
10 1 (1.79%) Intel
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle
10 1 (1.79%) SAP
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