The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 85 68 50
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -18
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 22 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.63% 2.26% 3.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.88% 8.10% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 25
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
320 358 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.74% 27.93% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 257 328 233
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 £22,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £47,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Clustering
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -2 22 £36,000 -16.27% 4
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (81.63%) Microsoft
2 36 (73.47%) Windows
3 28 (57.14%) SQL
4 25 (51.02%) VMware
5 23 (46.94%) SAN
6 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 20 (40.82%) Cisco
7 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
8 19 (38.78%) Linux
9 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
9 18 (36.73%) HP
9 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
10 17 (34.69%) IIS
11 16 (32.65%) UNIX
12 15 (30.61%) ITIL
12 15 (30.61%) Remedy
13 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
13 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (26.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (26.53%) NAS
14 13 (26.53%) Red Hat
14 13 (26.53%) AIX
15 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
15 12 (24.49%) NetBackup
16 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
16 11 (22.45%) Citrix
16 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
16 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
2 17 (34.69%) IIS
3 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (12.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2000
5 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.12%) Apache
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.04%) SAS
8 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) SAN
2 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 13 (26.53%) NAS
4 8 (16.33%) Firewall
5 6 (12.24%) DNS
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (10.20%) DHCP
7 3 (6.12%) DVB
8 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.08%) HTTP
9 1 (2.04%) WAN
9 1 (2.04%) FCoE
9 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.12%) MySQL
6 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.33%) Legal
2 7 (14.29%) Back Office
3 4 (8.16%) Local Government
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) DBA
2 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Administrator
3 7 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 6 (12.24%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Server Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Server Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) CSS
1 6 (12.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Replication
2 7 (14.29%) HACMP
3 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.12%) STB
4 3 (6.12%) DTV
5 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 36 (73.47%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Linux
3 16 (32.65%) UNIX
4 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (26.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (26.53%) AIX
6 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.29%) HPUX
7 7 (14.29%) Solaris
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.24%) Database Tuning
4 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
5 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.08%) Change Control
7 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.08%) Change Management
7 2 (4.08%) Logistics
8 1 (2.04%) Time Management
8 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.04%) Migration
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) DevOps
8 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.04%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 6 (12.24%) Python
4 6 (12.24%) Perl
4 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (10.20%) MCP
6 4 (8.16%) MCITP
7 3 (6.12%) MCSE
7 3 (6.12%) SAP Certification
8 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.41%) VMware ESX
3 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.20%) Terminal Services
5 5 (10.20%) XenApp
5 5 (10.20%) vSphere
6 3 (6.12%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.04%) XenServer
8 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) NetBackup
2 7 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
3 5 (10.20%) ARCserve
3 5 (10.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (6.12%) Nagios
5 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.04%) WSUS
6 1 (2.04%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 40 (81.63%) Microsoft
2 25 (51.02%) VMware
3 20 (40.82%) Cisco
4 18 (36.73%) HP
5 15 (30.61%) Remedy
6 13 (26.53%) Red Hat
7 11 (22.45%) Citrix
8 10 (20.41%) Oracle
9 7 (14.29%) BMC
10 6 (12.24%) Dell
10 6 (12.24%) IBM
10 6 (12.24%) Sybase
11 5 (10.20%) Symantec
12 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
12 4 (8.16%) Sophos
12 4 (8.16%) McAfee
13 3 (6.12%) SAP
14 2 (4.08%) Veritas
15 1 (2.04%) Mitel
15 1 (2.04%) Red Gate
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago