Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 180 180
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 12 16 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 0.42% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.98% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 18
Birmingham median annual salary £48,500 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.62% -11.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £29,100 £30,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,250 £42,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.03%

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 1,721 1,626 2,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 46.87% 42.68% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,153 1,190 1,343
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,972 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.35% +3.97% -2.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £68,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.56%

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Clustering in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) VRRP
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) Galera Cluster

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 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (16.67%) MariaDB
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) CentOS
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) ABAP
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) SAP