The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 64 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.91% 0.52% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% 1.35% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Clustering
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 148 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 39.09% 38.54% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 162 116 77
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Clustering
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Watford

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 13 (72.22%) Hyper-V
5 11 (61.11%) SQL
5 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
6 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
6 10 (55.56%) Network Design
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
8 7 (38.89%) Firewall
9 6 (33.33%) SAN
9 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
10 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
11 4 (22.22%) Apache
11 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
11 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 4 (22.22%) Linux
11 4 (22.22%) JBoss
11 4 (22.22%) J2EE
11 4 (22.22%) Oracle
11 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
11 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (22.22%) RiskWrite
11 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (22.22%) EnterpriseDB
11 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
11 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) MPLS
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Junior
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Junior Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Trainee
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Integrator
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Network Design
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Coaching
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Product Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) JBoss
3 4 (22.22%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Brocade
4 3 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Metastorm
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas
5 1 (5.56%) Nintex