The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 23 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 17 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.67% 0.65% 1.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.89% 2.50% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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Staffordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
95 80 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 48.47% 25.81% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 81 77 65
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) Replication
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (66.67%) QA
2 12 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Games
5 5 (27.78%) Database Security
5 5 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
5 5 (27.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 5 (27.78%) Database Mirroring
5 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
5 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (27.78%) CentOS
5 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (27.78%) vSphere
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
5 5 (27.78%) Nagios
5 5 (27.78%) UNIX
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Solaris
5 5 (27.78%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 5 (27.78%) OLTP
3 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) DBA
2 11 (61.11%) SQL DBA
3 6 (33.33%) Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (27.78%) Senior DBA
4 5 (27.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (27.78%) Senior SQL DBA
4 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Replication
2 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Solaris
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) CentOS
1 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (27.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 12 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (27.78%) Database Mirroring
2 5 (27.78%) Database Security
2 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (27.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco