The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 70 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 1 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.17% 2.67% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 8.72% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 7
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
145 172 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.58% 30.66% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 113 140 99
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,250 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Clustering
West Midlands

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Clustering
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £30,000 -
Clustering
West Midlands

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet