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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 34 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 5 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.73% 2.73% 2.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.58% 7.00% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +108.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £41,500 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Clustering
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
66 100 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 22.84% 39.06% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55 75 55
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Clustering
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

Clustering
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

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) SQL DBA
2 3 (42.86%) DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Junior DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) VMware