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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 121 108 99
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 3 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 1.11% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 2.71% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 15
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  

Clustering is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 653 960 607
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.66% 40.83% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 439 618 501
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Clustering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Clustering in Birmingham

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) NetApp
6 3 (33.33%) Terminal Server
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) High Availability
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (22.22%) Mentoring

Clustering
Top Related 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Database Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) High Availability
1 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) iManage
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) VMware