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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 96 87 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 11 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.83% 1.40% 2.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 3.88% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 23
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £49,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
422 490 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.99% 36.22% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 353 398 275
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -2 11 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Unix
3 19 (54.29%) Linux
4 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 17 (48.57%) SAN
5 17 (48.57%) Firewall
6 16 (45.71%) HP
6 16 (45.71%) VMware
7 15 (42.86%) ITIL
8 14 (40.00%) Veritas
9 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
9 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (34.29%) NetBackup
10 12 (34.29%) NetApp
10 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
11 11 (31.43%) Solaris
12 10 (28.57%) AIX
12 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
12 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (25.71%) High Availability
13 9 (25.71%) 3PAR
13 9 (25.71%) Cisco
13 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
14 8 (22.86%) Apache
14 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
15 7 (20.00%) RHCE
15 7 (20.00%) NAS
16 6 (17.14%) MongoDB

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) Apache
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) Firewall
1 17 (48.57%) SAN
2 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (20.00%) NAS
4 5 (14.29%) DHCP
4 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 5 (14.29%) FCoE
4 5 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (14.29%) Internet
4 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.43%) HTTP
6 3 (8.57%) LAN
6 3 (8.57%) WAN
7 2 (5.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
4 3 (8.57%) Neo4j
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.71%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Architect
1 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Storage Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Unix Support
4 3 (8.57%) Unix Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
4 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.71%) Symmetrix
5 1 (2.86%) DTV
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Unix
3 19 (54.29%) Linux
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (31.43%) Solaris
6 10 (28.57%) AIX
6 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) High Availability
3 5 (14.29%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) PLM
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.57%) Coaching
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.57%) Resilience Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
5 3 (8.57%) Server Building
5 3 (8.57%) Software Distribution
5 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 5 (14.29%) Perl
1 5 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) RHCE
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) SAP Certification
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) SCSA
3 3 (8.57%) Sun Certification
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.71%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) MCTS
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO 9001
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.43%) ISO22301
2 3 (8.57%) QA
3 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) vSphere
4 3 (8.57%) Firmware
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Server
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) NetBackup
2 6 (17.14%) WSUS
3 4 (11.43%) SCCM
4 3 (8.57%) Ansible
4 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
4 3 (8.57%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (8.57%) Puppet
4 3 (8.57%) Tivoli
4 3 (8.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) HP
3 16 (45.71%) VMware
4 14 (40.00%) Veritas
5 12 (34.29%) NetApp
6 9 (25.71%) 3PAR
6 9 (25.71%) Cisco
7 6 (17.14%) IBM
8 5 (14.29%) Dell
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle
9 4 (11.43%) SAP
10 3 (8.57%) Symantec
11 2 (5.71%) Brocade
11 2 (5.71%) Citrix
11 2 (5.71%) EMC
South Wales
Spencer Rose
Salary: £75,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits Scheme
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