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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 89 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 15 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.07% 1.63% 2.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.37% 4.64% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 29
Average salary £43,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
Clustering
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
445 474 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.88% 35.16% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 372 392 440
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Clustering
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Wales

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Wales

Clustering
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -13 12 £43,500 +20.83% 4
West Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 22 (59.46%) Windows
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
4 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
5 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (35.14%) T-SQL
8 11 (29.73%) Apache
8 11 (29.73%) Solaris
8 11 (29.73%) UNIX
8 11 (29.73%) Veritas
8 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
8 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (29.73%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
9 10 (27.03%) HP
9 10 (27.03%) ITIL
10 9 (24.32%) Linux
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (24.32%) Replication
11 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (21.62%) NetBackup
11 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
11 8 (21.62%) ISO 9001
11 8 (21.62%) SAP
11 8 (21.62%) Citrix
11 8 (21.62%) SAP Certification

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 11 (29.73%) Apache
2 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.41%) IIS
6 2 (5.41%) JBoss
6 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Lync
7 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
6 1 (2.70%) NAS
6 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (16.22%) MySQL
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.70%) DTS
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) DBA
2 11 (29.73%) Administrator
3 9 (24.32%) SQL DBA
4 7 (18.92%) UNIX Specialist
4 7 (18.92%) UNIX Support
4 7 (18.92%) Support Specialist
5 6 (16.22%) Architect
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Linux Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Linux Support
7 3 (8.11%) Server Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Wintel Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) COM
2 2 (5.41%) WPF
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Replication
2 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) AS400
4 1 (2.70%) Symmetrix
4 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.70%) Xbox
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (29.73%) UNIX
3 11 (29.73%) Solaris
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (24.32%) Linux
5 7 (18.92%) AIX
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (27.03%) ITIL
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.51%) Database Tuning
4 5 (13.51%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (13.51%) Server Building
5 4 (10.81%) Resilience Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
5 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.41%) ETL
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (2.70%) Migration
8 1 (2.70%) Product Management
8 1 (2.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.11%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) VB6
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.62%) SAP Certification
3 7 (18.92%) RHCE
4 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (13.51%) MCP
6 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.70%) MCSE
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) ISO 9001
1 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) Firmware
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Server
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) NetBackup
2 4 (10.81%) Puppet
2 4 (10.81%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) Veritas
3 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
4 10 (27.03%) HP
5 8 (21.62%) SAP
5 8 (21.62%) Citrix
5 8 (21.62%) NetApp
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco
7 5 (13.51%) Dell
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.41%) Remedy
10 1 (2.70%) Symantec
10 1 (2.70%) EMC
10 1 (2.70%) Intel
10 1 (2.70%) IBM
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