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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 198 138 153
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +15
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 28 72 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 1.34% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 4.13% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 65 49
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,340 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.99%
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
1793 1743 2010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.53% 32.44% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1416 1725
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,650 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Staffordshire +16 12 £35,000 -17.64%
Birmingham -18 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Coventry -9 3 £45,500 +10.97%
Worcestershire - 3 £37,500 - 2
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 41 (59.42%) SQL Server
2 32 (46.38%) SQL
3 31 (44.93%) Replication
4 28 (40.58%) VMware
4 28 (40.58%) Windows
5 26 (37.68%) Performance Tuning
6 25 (36.23%) Capacity Planning
6 25 (36.23%) Finance
7 24 (34.78%) Linux
8 22 (31.88%) Relational Database
8 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (30.43%) RDBMS
9 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (26.09%) Citrix
11 18 (26.09%) Oracle
12 17 (24.64%) QA
13 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
15 14 (20.29%) UNIX
16 13 (18.84%) Hyper-V
17 11 (15.94%) Active Directory
17 11 (15.94%) Oracle RMAN
18 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
18 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
18 9 (13.04%) MySQL
19 8 (11.59%) Solaris

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.80%) IIS
3 4 (5.80%) Apache
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.90%) OpenEdge
5 2 (2.90%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) SAN
2 5 (7.25%) NAS
3 4 (5.80%) Firewall
3 4 (5.80%) LAN
3 4 (5.80%) VoIP
3 4 (5.80%) WAN
4 3 (4.35%) OSPF
4 3 (4.35%) BGP
4 3 (4.35%) Network Security
5 2 (2.90%) DNS
5 2 (2.90%) VLAN
5 2 (2.90%) DHCP
5 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.45%) Internet
6 1 (1.45%) Extranet
6 1 (1.45%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (59.42%) SQL Server
2 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (31.88%) Relational Database
3 21 (30.43%) RDBMS
4 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (13.04%) MySQL
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
8 7 (10.14%) OLTP
9 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (4.35%) DTS
12 2 (2.90%) DB2
12 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Games
3 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Local Government
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (46.38%) DBA
2 29 (42.03%) SQL DBA
3 11 (15.94%) SQL Server DBA
3 11 (15.94%) Senior DBA
4 10 (14.49%) Consultant
4 10 (14.49%) Senior SQL DBA
5 6 (8.70%) Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.80%) Junior DBA
7 4 (5.80%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Management Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Junior
7 4 (5.80%) Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Data Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Lead PHP Developer
7 4 (5.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) HTML
1 4 (5.80%) CSS
1 4 (5.80%) LAMP
1 4 (5.80%) jQuery
1 4 (5.80%) Ext JS
1 4 (5.80%) HTML5
1 4 (5.80%) CSS3
2 2 (2.90%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.93%) Replication
2 5 (7.25%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.90%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) DTV
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Windows
2 24 (34.78%) Linux
3 14 (20.29%) UNIX
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.59%) Solaris
6 7 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.25%) CentOS
8 5 (7.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (36.23%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 9 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
5 8 (11.59%) Database Security
6 7 (10.14%) ITIL
6 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.70%) Migration
7 6 (8.70%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.25%) Network Design
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.80%) Server Building
9 4 (5.80%) Change Control
9 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.80%) Data Management
9 4 (5.80%) OOP
9 4 (5.80%) OO
9 4 (5.80%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) VBScript
2 5 (7.25%) VB
3 4 (5.80%) PHP
3 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) Perl
4 1 (1.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) MCP
3 6 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.35%) Degree
7 2 (2.90%) MCTS
7 2 (2.90%) MCITP
7 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.90%) MCSE
7 2 (2.90%) CCNA
7 2 (2.90%) CCA
7 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.45%) CCNP
8 1 (1.45%) CCSA
8 1 (1.45%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.64%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.84%) Hyper-V
3 11 (15.94%) Active Directory
4 6 (8.70%) XenApp
4 6 (8.70%) vSphere
5 4 (5.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (5.80%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.90%) XenServer
6 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (11.59%) Data Guard
3 5 (7.25%) Nagios
4 4 (5.80%) ARCserve
4 4 (5.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.80%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.90%) SCCM
6 1 (1.45%) SCOM
6 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.45%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) VMware
2 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (26.09%) Oracle
3 18 (26.09%) Citrix
4 7 (10.14%) Cisco
5 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.80%) Symantec
6 4 (5.80%) HP
7 3 (4.35%) SAP
7 3 (4.35%) Netezza
8 2 (2.90%) Sun
8 2 (2.90%) Avaya
8 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.45%) Juniper
9 1 (1.45%) Intel
9 1 (1.45%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.45%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.45%) Remedy
9 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £34,600 to £40,000 per annum Car Allowance - £5,400, Fuel Card, M
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leamington Spa
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 26 days ago