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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
England / West Midlands
Rank 175 191 164
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 30 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.73% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 2.06% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 43
Median salary £37,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,125 £30,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
1711 2090 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.54% 35.65% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1615 1479
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Shropshire +2 9 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Staffordshire +5 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Solihull - 4 £34,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Wolverhampton +10 2 £44,500 -15.23%
Birmingham -4 2 £38,750 -4.32% 3
Herefordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Dudley - 1 £32,500 -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 33 (68.75%) SQL Server
1 33 (68.75%) Windows
2 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
3 25 (52.08%) IIS
4 22 (45.83%) SQL
5 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
8 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (37.50%) DNS
8 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
9 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (31.25%) MySQL
11 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (25.00%) VMware
12 12 (25.00%) SAN
12 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 12 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (22.92%) Citrix
13 11 (22.92%) NAS
14 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (20.83%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (20.83%) SolarWinds
14 10 (20.83%) High Availability
15 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (18.75%) DDNS
15 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
15 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 25 (52.08%) IIS
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 8 (16.67%) Apache
4 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.67%) Office 365
3 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.25%) IaaS
4 3 (6.25%) PaaS
5 2 (4.17%) SaaS
6 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) DNS
2 12 (25.00%) SAN
2 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.92%) NAS
4 10 (20.83%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (18.75%) DDNS
6 7 (14.58%) DHCP
7 5 (10.42%) Firewall
7 5 (10.42%) LAN
7 5 (10.42%) WAN
8 4 (8.33%) Unified Communications
9 3 (6.25%) BGP
9 3 (6.25%) EIGRP
9 3 (6.25%) MPLS
9 3 (6.25%) Multicast
9 3 (6.25%) Network Security
9 3 (6.25%) OSPF
9 3 (6.25%) VoIP
9 3 (6.25%) VPN
9 3 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (31.25%) MySQL
4 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (10.42%) DB2
9 5 (10.42%) Power BI
10 4 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.08%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) DBA
1 13 (27.08%) SQL DBA
2 7 (14.58%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (4.17%) WPF
2 2 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 4 (8.33%) Replication
4 3 (6.25%) AS400
5 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (68.75%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.42%) Linux
6 4 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (20.83%) High Availability
4 8 (16.67%) Database Security
4 8 (16.67%) ETL
4 8 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
5 6 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (10.42%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.33%) Migration
7 4 (8.33%) Server Building
8 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.17%) Analytics
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.17%) Customer Insight
9 2 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (4.17%) Microservices
9 2 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (4.17%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
2 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.17%) C#
4 2 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) MCSA
2 5 (10.42%) MCSE
3 4 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.42%) Terminal Server
3 2 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Citrix
4 10 (20.83%) SolarWinds
5 6 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.08%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) NetApp
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