Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 195 160
Rank change year-on-year +32 -35 -34
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 22 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.60% 0.37% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.41% 0.85% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 28
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £30,500 £36,500 £29,100
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £48,225
West Midlands median annual salary £41,628 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.07% -2.44% -6.82%

Clustering is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,560 1,872 1,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.54% 42.80% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,063 1,164 1,015
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Birmingham

Clustering
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Clustering in Birmingham

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Clustering in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 16 (72.73%) Windows
4 13 (59.09%) Cisco
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (40.91%) Firewall
8 8 (36.36%) VMware
8 8 (36.36%) Juniper
8 8 (36.36%) Linux
9 7 (31.82%) Apache
9 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
9 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
9 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
9 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
9 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (31.82%) Handset
9 7 (31.82%) vSphere
9 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
9 7 (31.82%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (31.82%) CentOS
9 7 (31.82%) vCenter Server
10 6 (27.27%) SQL
11 5 (22.73%) Oracle
11 5 (22.73%) Finance
11 5 (22.73%) SAN
11 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (31.82%) Apache
1 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 4 (18.18%) NetWeaver
3 3 (13.64%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 3 (13.64%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) ISDN
4 3 (13.64%) PSTN
4 3 (13.64%) Skype
5 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
5 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (13.64%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
6 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
6 3 (13.64%) Redis
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.55%) MySQL
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 4 (18.18%) Publishing
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) DBA
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Lync Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Handset
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) CentOS
5 4 (18.18%) Unix
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
1 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity Planning
1 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
2 4 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Presales
4 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
1 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) ABAP
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSA
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (31.82%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) vCenter Server
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Juniper
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) SAP
7 3 (13.64%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) Symantec