The 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 68 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.49% 1.40% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 3.93% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
Clustering
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
228 229 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.32% 35.61% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 217 212 162
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £56,700 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
1 4 (57.14%) Database Security
1 4 (57.14%) Database Mirroring
2 3 (42.86%) Multicast
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Online Betting
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) IaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) AS400
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) WLAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) OLTP

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) BGP
1 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
1 3 (42.86%) Multicast
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
1 3 (42.86%) OSPF
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) OLTP
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Service Manager
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 3 (42.86%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Database Mirroring
1 4 (57.14%) Database Security
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco