The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 192 186 171
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 45 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 0.78% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.95% 2.30% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 36
Median salary £40,750 £45,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £72,100 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
Clustering
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2313 2001 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.78% 33.88% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1674 1586 1513
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Clustering
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Clustering Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Clustering
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Clustering Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Clustering
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +6 26 £40,000 -29.20%
Coventry +5 8 £48,600 +7.40%
Staffordshire -18 4 £56,250 +40.62%
Warwickshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Shropshire -17 2 £31,500 +15.59%
West Bromwich 0 1 £40,000 -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 55 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 47 (55.29%) SQL
2 47 (55.29%) Windows
3 38 (44.71%) Microsoft
4 30 (35.29%) SAN
5 28 (32.94%) Unix
6 26 (30.59%) Oracle
7 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (28.24%) Data Centre
9 23 (27.06%) Windows Server
9 23 (27.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (27.06%) DB2
9 23 (27.06%) Migration
9 23 (27.06%) VMware
10 22 (25.88%) Linux
11 20 (23.53%) Cisco
12 19 (22.35%) Citrix
13 18 (21.18%) Replication
14 17 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (18.82%) High Availability
15 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Clustering
16 15 (17.65%) LAN
16 15 (17.65%) WAN
16 15 (17.65%) Presales
16 15 (17.65%) Degree
17 14 (16.47%) Technical Architecture
17 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (16.47%) MySQL
17 14 (16.47%) T-SQL
17 14 (16.47%) NetBackup

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.29%) Apache
2 10 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.76%) NetWeaver
3 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (7.06%) IIS
6 4 (4.71%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.88%) IaaS
2 5 (5.88%) PaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (35.29%) SAN
2 15 (17.65%) LAN
2 15 (17.65%) WAN
3 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
4 10 (11.76%) DNS
5 9 (10.59%) Firewall
5 9 (10.59%) NAS
6 8 (9.41%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (7.06%) DDNS
7 6 (7.06%) VoIP
8 5 (5.88%) BGP
8 5 (5.88%) EIGRP
8 5 (5.88%) MPLS
8 5 (5.88%) Multicast
8 5 (5.88%) Network Security
8 5 (5.88%) OSPF
8 5 (5.88%) VPN
8 5 (5.88%) WLAN
9 4 (4.71%) DHCP
10 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (27.06%) DB2
2 23 (27.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (16.47%) MySQL
4 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.18%) Big Data
8 1 (1.18%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (15.29%) Publishing
2 3 (3.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Automotive
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) DBA
2 19 (22.35%) SQL DBA
3 16 (18.82%) Consultant
4 13 (15.29%) Technical Specialist
5 9 (10.59%) Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Developer
7 6 (7.06%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Service Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.71%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (3.53%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 3 (3.53%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.53%) Technical Support Analyst
11 2 (2.35%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 2 (2.35%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) LAMP
2 10 (11.76%) SAP Basis
3 5 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (2.35%) Web Services
5 1 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.18%) Apache CXF
5 1 (1.18%) RESTful
5 1 (1.18%) SOAP
5 1 (1.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Data Centre
2 18 (21.18%) Replication
3 13 (15.29%) CMDB
3 13 (15.29%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.88%) AS400
6 3 (3.53%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 47 (55.29%) Windows
2 28 (32.94%) Unix
3 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (27.06%) Windows Server
5 22 (25.88%) Linux
6 17 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (15.29%) AIX
8 13 (15.29%) Solaris
8 13 (15.29%) SUSE
9 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) Migration
2 16 (18.82%) High Availability
3 15 (17.65%) Presales
4 14 (16.47%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (15.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (15.29%) Line Management
5 13 (15.29%) Performance Analysis
5 13 (15.29%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (15.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 13 (15.29%) Service Delivery
5 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
5 13 (15.29%) TOGAF
5 13 (15.29%) Zachman Framework
6 10 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
7 8 (9.41%) Data Protection
7 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.41%) ETL
8 7 (8.24%) Server Building
9 6 (7.06%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) SQL
2 14 (16.47%) T-SQL
3 13 (15.29%) Perl
3 13 (15.29%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.53%) Tcl
6 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Degree
2 13 (15.29%) ISEB
3 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (12.94%) MCSE
5 10 (11.76%) MCITP
6 8 (9.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.35%) MCSA
7 2 (2.35%) MCTS
8 1 (1.18%) CCA
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.18%) MCDST
8 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (15.29%) Firmware
1 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
2 12 (14.12%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.53%) XenApp
5 2 (2.35%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (16.47%) NetBackup
3 13 (15.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (15.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 13 (15.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (15.29%) Unicenter
4 5 (5.88%) SCCM
5 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.18%) Sysprep
6 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (44.71%) Microsoft
2 26 (30.59%) Oracle
3 23 (27.06%) VMware
4 20 (23.53%) Cisco
5 19 (22.35%) Citrix
6 13 (15.29%) CA
6 13 (15.29%) IBM
6 13 (15.29%) Sun
6 13 (15.29%) Veritas
7 10 (11.76%) SAP
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.35%) HP
9 2 (2.35%) Symantec
10 1 (1.18%) arcserve
10 1 (1.18%) Draytek
10 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.18%) Juniper
10 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.18%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.18%) SonicWALL
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