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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 80 63 88
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 22 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.61% 2.18% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.69% 6.83% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 5
Average salary £40,750 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.61% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,875 £29,100 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.53%
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
469 322 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.23% 31.85% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 375 236 282
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 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 March 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 -22 20 £42,000 -2.32% 5
North Wales - 2 £40,000 - 1
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 44 (72.13%) Microsoft
2 30 (49.18%) Windows
3 28 (45.90%) SQL
4 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
5 25 (40.98%) SQL Server
6 23 (37.70%) T-SQL
7 22 (36.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (32.79%) VMware
8 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (31.15%) Active Directory
10 18 (29.51%) SAN
10 18 (29.51%) Linux
11 13 (21.31%) MS Exchange
12 12 (19.67%) ETL
12 12 (19.67%) Cognos
12 12 (19.67%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (19.67%) DTS
12 12 (19.67%) IIS
12 12 (19.67%) Project Management
12 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (19.67%) OLTP
12 12 (19.67%) Banking
12 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (19.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
13 11 (18.03%) HP
13 11 (18.03%) Citrix

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 13 (21.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.67%) IIS
3 11 (18.03%) Apache
4 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (13.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
8 6 (9.84%) Lync
9 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (6.56%) JBoss
10 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
11 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) SAN
2 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.48%) DNS
4 6 (9.84%) NAS
4 6 (9.84%) NetScaler
5 4 (6.56%) Internet
5 4 (6.56%) Firewall
6 3 (4.92%) DHCP
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.64%) FCoE
7 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.98%) SQL Server
2 22 (36.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (19.67%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (19.67%) DTS
4 12 (19.67%) OLTP
4 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.28%) MySQL
General
1 12 (19.67%) Banking
2 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) DBA
2 14 (22.95%) Architect
3 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) SQL DBA
4 8 (13.11%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Storage Architect
7 4 (6.56%) AIX Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Linux Support
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) COM
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) WPF
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Blackberry
1 9 (14.75%) Replication
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) HACMP
4 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) AS400
5 1 (1.64%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.64%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) AIX
4 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) UNIX
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) OS/2
7 1 (1.64%) Solaris
7 1 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) ETL
1 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Project Management
1 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
2 8 (13.11%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.20%) ITIL
3 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
3 5 (8.20%) Product Management
3 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.56%) Resilience Testing
5 2 (3.28%) Change Control
6 1 (1.64%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (1.64%) Migration
6 1 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.64%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.56%) Java
4 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.28%) PHP
5 2 (3.28%) VB6
5 2 (3.28%) VB
5 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.64%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) Ruby
6 1 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) MCP
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (6.56%) RHCE
2 4 (6.56%) IBM AIX Certification
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) MCITP
4 2 (3.28%) MCSE
4 2 (3.28%) VCP4
5 1 (1.64%) MCSA
5 1 (1.64%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (31.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.39%) XenApp
3 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.48%) vSphere
5 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.56%) PowerHA
7 3 (4.92%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.64%) Firmware
9 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
3 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (72.13%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.79%) VMware
3 12 (19.67%) Cognos
4 11 (18.03%) HP
4 11 (18.03%) Citrix
5 10 (16.39%) Cisco
6 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.20%) Veritas
7 5 (8.20%) IBM
7 5 (8.20%) Dell
8 4 (6.56%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.28%) NetApp
10 1 (1.64%) EMC
10 1 (1.64%) Intel
10 1 (1.64%) Oracle
10 1 (1.64%) SAP
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