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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 199 186 135
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -51
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 38 28 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.53% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 1.59% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 89
Median salary £47,500 £43,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -0.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £36,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,240 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +2.32%
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
2153 1756 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.68% 32.93% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1398 1630
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 £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -17 15 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Coventry +2 9 £47,500 +14.45%
Staffordshire -5 4 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £38,750 -
Worcestershire +14 3 £48,000 +28.00%
Shropshire - 1 £31,500 -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 52 (70.27%) SQL Server
2 42 (56.76%) Windows
3 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 35 (47.30%) SQL
5 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (33.78%) Oracle
7 23 (31.08%) Unix
8 18 (24.32%) DB2
8 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
9 17 (22.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (22.97%) Linux
10 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Clustering
11 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (20.27%) SLA
12 14 (18.92%) Migration
12 14 (18.92%) Replication
12 14 (18.92%) High Availability
13 13 (17.57%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (17.57%) SAP Implementation
13 13 (17.57%) SAP Basis
13 13 (17.57%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (17.57%) NetWeaver
13 13 (17.57%) SAP
14 12 (16.22%) T-SQL
14 12 (16.22%) SAN
15 11 (14.86%) VMware
15 11 (14.86%) Cisco
15 11 (14.86%) LAN
15 11 (14.86%) IIS

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 (17.57%) NetWeaver
2 11 (14.86%) IIS
3 5 (6.76%) Apache
3 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.11%) Office 365
4 5 (6.76%) IaaS
4 5 (6.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) SAN
2 11 (14.86%) LAN
2 11 (14.86%) WAN
3 9 (12.16%) DNS
4 8 (10.81%) DHCP
4 8 (10.81%) Firewall
5 7 (9.46%) VoIP
6 5 (6.76%) BGP
6 5 (6.76%) EIGRP
6 5 (6.76%) MPLS
6 5 (6.76%) Multicast
6 5 (6.76%) Network Security
6 5 (6.76%) OSPF
6 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.76%) Unified Communications
6 5 (6.76%) VPN
6 5 (6.76%) WLAN
7 3 (4.05%) NAS
7 3 (4.05%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (70.27%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.32%) DB2
3 17 (22.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (17.57%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (8.11%) MySQL
7 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.35%) DTS
9 1 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.35%) Subversion
2 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.76%) Publishing
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) DBA
2 16 (21.62%) Consultant
3 12 (16.22%) SQL DBA
4 8 (10.81%) Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Implementation Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Service Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Linux Support
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) SAP Basis
2 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) LAMP
3 4 (5.41%) Web Services
4 2 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Replication
2 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) AS400
4 5 (6.76%) CMDB
4 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.76%) Windows
2 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (31.08%) Unix
4 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
5 17 (22.97%) Linux
6 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (10.81%) Solaris
10 5 (6.76%) AIX
10 5 (6.76%) SUSE
11 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
12 3 (4.05%) CentOS
13 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) High Availability
1 14 (18.92%) Migration
2 13 (17.57%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (17.57%) SAP Implementation
3 10 (13.51%) Data Protection
4 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.46%) ITIL
5 7 (9.46%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (9.46%) Server Building
6 6 (8.11%) Business Development
7 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.76%) Database Optimisation
7 5 (6.76%) ETL
7 5 (6.76%) Presales
7 5 (6.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
7 5 (6.76%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.30%) SQL
2 12 (16.22%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.76%) Perl
3 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.16%) MCSE
3 6 (8.11%) Degree
3 6 (8.11%) MCITP
3 6 (8.11%) MCSA
4 5 (6.76%) ISEB
5 4 (5.41%) MCTS
6 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.70%) MCDST
8 1 (1.35%) CCNA
8 1 (1.35%) CCNP
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 7 (9.46%) Terminal Server
4 5 (6.76%) Firmware
5 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (6.76%) NetBackup
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (6.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (6.76%) Unicenter
3 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) SCCM
4 1 (1.35%) Sysprep
4 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.78%) Oracle
3 13 (17.57%) SAP
4 11 (14.86%) Cisco
4 11 (14.86%) VMware
5 7 (9.46%) Citrix
5 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.11%) IBM
7 5 (6.76%) CA
7 5 (6.76%) Sun
7 5 (6.76%) Veritas
8 2 (2.70%) Draytek
8 2 (2.70%) HP
8 2 (2.70%) Juniper
8 2 (2.70%) NETGEAR
8 2 (2.70%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.70%) Veeam
9 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.35%) LANDesk
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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