The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 - 51 57
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 0 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 1.78% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.42% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Clustering
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
199 203 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.99% 32.79% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 161 152 122
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Clustering
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (42.86%) MCP
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Dell

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) SQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Intel