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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 204 179 184
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 33 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.78% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 2.24% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 29
Median salary £40,500 £45,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.98% +25.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,800 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,600 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.80% +4.70%
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
2317 1879 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.94% 34.80% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1542 1594
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 0 19 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Staffordshire -17 5 £65,000 +23.80%
Shropshire -16 3 £31,500 +14.54%
Warwickshire - 2 £37,500 -
West Bromwich -3 1 £40,000 -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 54 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (61.33%) SQL
3 43 (57.33%) Windows
4 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 27 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (33.33%) Replication
6 25 (33.33%) VMware
6 25 (33.33%) SAN
7 22 (29.33%) Citrix
7 22 (29.33%) Windows Server
8 20 (26.67%) Migration
9 19 (25.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (25.33%) High Availability
10 18 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
11 17 (22.67%) Cisco
11 17 (22.67%) Linux
12 15 (20.00%) Unix
12 15 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 15 (20.00%) WAN
12 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (18.67%) ETL
13 14 (18.67%) LAN
13 14 (18.67%) MySQL
14 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
15 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (14.67%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (14.67%) Presales

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 9 (12.00%) Apache
2 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (10.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (9.33%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) NetWeaver
4 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.33%) IaaS
2 4 (5.33%) PaaS
3 3 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.33%) SAN
2 15 (20.00%) WAN
3 14 (18.67%) LAN
4 11 (14.67%) DNS
5 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.33%) Firewall
6 7 (9.33%) NAS
7 6 (8.00%) DDNS
7 6 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (6.67%) DHCP
9 4 (5.33%) BGP
9 4 (5.33%) EIGRP
9 4 (5.33%) MPLS
9 4 (5.33%) Multicast
9 4 (5.33%) Network Security
9 4 (5.33%) OSPF
9 4 (5.33%) VoIP
9 4 (5.33%) VPN
9 4 (5.33%) WLAN
10 3 (4.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (25.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (18.67%) MySQL
6 11 (14.67%) DB2
6 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (4.00%) SSDT
10 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.33%) Big Data
11 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.33%) DTS
11 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
1 9 (12.00%) Publishing
2 6 (8.00%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) DBA
2 26 (34.67%) SQL DBA
3 11 (14.67%) Analyst
4 10 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (12.00%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (9.33%) Consultant
6 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Administrator
8 5 (6.67%) Developer
8 5 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Database Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Service Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Linux Support
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) LAMP
2 5 (6.67%) .NET
3 3 (4.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Camel
4 2 (2.67%) Apache CXF
4 2 (2.67%) RESTful
4 2 (2.67%) SAP Basis
4 2 (2.67%) SOAP
5 1 (1.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) Replication
2 15 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.00%) CMDB
3 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.33%) AS400
5 3 (4.00%) Fintech
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (57.33%) Windows
2 22 (29.33%) Windows Server
3 17 (22.67%) Linux
4 15 (20.00%) Unix
5 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (12.00%) AIX
7 9 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (12.00%) Solaris
7 9 (12.00%) SUSE
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Migration
2 19 (25.33%) High Availability
3 18 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (18.67%) ETL
5 11 (14.67%) Presales
5 11 (14.67%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (13.33%) Database Mirroring
6 10 (13.33%) Patch Management
6 10 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (12.00%) Line Management
7 9 (12.00%) Performance Analysis
7 9 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.00%) TOGAF
7 9 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.33%) Load Balancing
9 6 (8.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (61.33%) SQL
2 15 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (12.00%) Perl
3 9 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
1 10 (13.33%) MCSE
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.00%) ISEB
3 8 (10.67%) MCITP
4 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.33%) CCA
5 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.33%) MCSA
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.00%) Firmware
3 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.00%) XenApp
5 2 (2.67%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (12.00%) Unicenter
3 4 (5.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.33%) Sysprep
4 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.33%) VMware
3 22 (29.33%) Citrix
4 17 (22.67%) Cisco
5 11 (14.67%) Oracle
6 9 (12.00%) CA
6 9 (12.00%) IBM
6 9 (12.00%) Sun
6 9 (12.00%) Veritas
7 3 (4.00%) Siebel
7 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.67%) HP
8 2 (2.67%) SAP
8 2 (2.67%) Symantec
8 2 (2.67%) Talend
9 1 (1.33%) arcserve
9 1 (1.33%) Juniper
9 1 (1.33%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.33%) Splunk
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