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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 69 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.04% 0.94% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 2.29% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
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
245 218 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.53% 40.90% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 184 153 114
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 13 (100.00%) NAS
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (100.00%) IaaS
2 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) iSCSI
4 10 (76.92%) Enterprise Storage
4 10 (76.92%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (76.92%) VMware ESX
4 10 (76.92%) Migration
4 10 (76.92%) Replication
4 10 (76.92%) BMC
4 10 (76.92%) BMC PATROL
4 10 (76.92%) IBM
4 10 (76.92%) Windows
4 10 (76.92%) vMotion
5 9 (69.23%) ITIL
6 6 (46.15%) NetIQ
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (38.46%) VMS
8 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
9 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
9 3 (23.08%) vCloud
9 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (100.00%) IaaS
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
1 13 (100.00%) NAS
2 10 (76.92%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (76.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Architect
2 9 (69.23%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 10 (76.92%) Replication
2 10 (76.92%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Migration
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (76.92%) VMware ESX
3 3 (23.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) BMC PATROL
1 10 (76.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) BMC
3 10 (76.92%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) NetIQ