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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 73 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 26 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.00% 2.57% 4.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 9.44% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 33
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £27,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
286 360 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.95% 27.25% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 237 325 266
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 25 £36,750 -14.53% 5
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
3 26 (56.52%) SQL
4 24 (52.17%) SAN
5 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 22 (47.83%) VMware
7 19 (41.30%) Linux
7 19 (41.30%) Cisco
8 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
9 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
9 16 (34.78%) HP
10 15 (32.61%) IIS
11 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
12 13 (28.26%) ITIL
12 13 (28.26%) UNIX
13 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
13 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
13 12 (26.09%) NAS
13 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (21.74%) Replication
14 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (21.74%) AIX
14 10 (21.74%) Oracle
14 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
14 10 (21.74%) Remedy
14 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
14 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
15 9 (19.57%) NetBackup

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 15 (32.61%) IIS
2 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (10.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (8.70%) Apache
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) SAN
2 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 12 (26.09%) NAS
4 9 (19.57%) Firewall
5 5 (10.87%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (10.87%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (10.87%) DNS
6 4 (8.70%) DHCP
7 3 (6.52%) DVB
7 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.35%) FCoE
8 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.35%) HTTP
9 1 (2.17%) WAN
9 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (15.22%) Legal
2 3 (6.52%) Back Office
2 3 (6.52%) Local Government
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) DBA
2 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) SQL DBA
3 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior DBA
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Server Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Storage Architect
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) XML
2 5 (10.87%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Replication
2 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.70%) HACMP
4 3 (6.52%) DTV
4 3 (6.52%) STB
5 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) UNIX
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (21.74%) AIX
6 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.52%) HPUX
8 3 (6.52%) Solaris
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (13.04%) Database Tuning
3 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.87%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.35%) Change Control
5 2 (4.35%) Change Management
5 2 (4.35%) Logistics
5 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
6 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.17%) Time Management
6 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.17%) High Availability
6 1 (2.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
3 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.04%) Perl
4 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.04%) Python
5 3 (6.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (15.22%) DV Cleared
5 5 (10.87%) MCP
5 5 (10.87%) MCITP
6 3 (6.52%) MCSE
7 2 (4.35%) SAP Certification
8 1 (2.17%) RHCE
8 1 (2.17%) IBM AIX Certification
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) VMware ESX
3 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.70%) XenApp
5 4 (8.70%) vSphere
6 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.52%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.17%) XenServer
8 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.17%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.52%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (6.52%) Nagios
2 3 (6.52%) ARCserve
2 3 (6.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.35%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (47.83%) VMware
3 19 (41.30%) Cisco
4 16 (34.78%) HP
5 10 (21.74%) Oracle
5 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 10 (21.74%) Remedy
6 8 (17.39%) Citrix
7 7 (15.22%) Dell
7 7 (15.22%) IBM
8 6 (13.04%) Sybase
9 5 (10.87%) 3PAR
10 3 (6.52%) McAfee
10 3 (6.52%) Sophos
10 3 (6.52%) Symantec
10 3 (6.52%) BMC
10 3 (6.52%) Veritas
11 2 (4.35%) SAP
12 1 (2.17%) Red Gate
12 1 (2.17%) Mitel
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