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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 59 74 44
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 29 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.68% 1.79% 5.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.06% 5.77% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 34
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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
320 364 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.57% 31.11% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 268 320 253
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% -3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +6 14 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Bridgend +13 4 £34,500 -4.16%
Caerphilly +10 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Newport +13 3 £40,750 +5.16% 1
Torfaen - 2 £46,000 -
Clustering
Wales

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
3 22 (48.89%) SAN
4 21 (46.67%) SQL
5 18 (40.00%) Linux
6 17 (37.78%) VMware
7 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
7 16 (35.56%) Cisco
8 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 15 (33.33%) IIS
9 14 (31.11%) ITIL
9 14 (31.11%) HP
10 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
10 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
10 13 (28.89%) NAS
11 12 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
12 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (22.22%) VMware ESX
13 10 (22.22%) Replication
13 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
14 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
14 9 (20.00%) UNIX
15 8 (17.78%) AIX
15 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
15 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
15 8 (17.78%) NetBackup
15 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (33.33%) IIS
2 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
3 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.11%) Apache
4 5 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) SAN
2 13 (28.89%) NAS
2 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) Firewall
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (6.67%) DNS
4 3 (6.67%) Internet
5 2 (4.44%) FCoE
5 2 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.44%) DHCP
5 2 (4.44%) HTTP
5 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.22%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.67%) MySQL
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (8.89%) Legal
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Back Office
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) DBA
2 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Administrator
3 7 (15.56%) SQL DBA
4 6 (13.33%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Storage Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) AIX Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Support
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Replication
2 6 (13.33%) HACMP
3 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) DTV
5 1 (2.22%) STB
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Linux
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.00%) UNIX
5 8 (17.78%) AIX
5 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.67%) HPUX
7 3 (6.67%) Solaris
8 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 12 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (13.33%) Database Tuning
4 5 (11.11%) Change Control
4 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.89%) Resilience Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.44%) Logistics
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.44%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) Perl
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) MCP
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.89%) MCITP
4 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) RHCE
5 3 (6.67%) IBM AIX Certification
6 2 (4.44%) SAP Certification
6 2 (4.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) XenApp
5 3 (6.67%) PowerHA
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (4.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (37.78%) VMware
3 16 (35.56%) Cisco
4 14 (31.11%) HP
5 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
6 7 (15.56%) Remedy
6 7 (15.56%) Citrix
7 5 (11.11%) Veritas
7 5 (11.11%) IBM
7 5 (11.11%) Oracle
8 4 (8.89%) Dell
8 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.67%) BMC
10 2 (4.44%) Sybase
10 2 (4.44%) SAP
11 1 (2.22%) JBoss
11 1 (2.22%) Red Gate
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
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