Clustering Jobs in the Midlands

Clustering
England > Midlands

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 26 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 268 249 303
Rank change year-on-year -19 +54 -99
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 60 69 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.48% 0.77% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 2.00% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 55 38 48
10th Percentile - £32,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £45,625 £41,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% +12.50%
75th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £64,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.18% +4.76% +3.96%

All Generic Skills
Midlands

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

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,893 3,450 4,530
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 31.09% 38.44% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,655 1,468 2,723
10th Percentile £25,750 £31,250 £27,550
25th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £37,143
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £54,000 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% +10.20% +6.52%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in the Midlands

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Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Clustering in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Clustering in the Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Clustering in the Midlands over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Clustering in the Midlands

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Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands +15 43 £42,500 -29.17% 4
East Midlands -29 17 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Clustering
England

Clustering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (71.67%) IIS
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Exchange
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 55 (91.67%) Azure
2 15 (25.00%) AWS
2 15 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
3 10 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.67%) Entra ID
5 3 (5.00%) Azure Sentinel
5 3 (5.00%) Google Workspace
5 3 (5.00%) OneDrive
6 2 (3.33%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (3.33%) GCP
6 2 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (51.67%) Firewall
2 29 (48.33%) WAN
3 19 (31.67%) SAN
4 14 (23.33%) VPN
5 10 (16.67%) DNS
6 6 (10.00%) DHCP
7 5 (8.33%) VLAN
8 4 (6.67%) BGP
8 4 (6.67%) LAN
8 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (5.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (5.00%) HTTP
9 3 (5.00%) SMTP
10 2 (3.33%) SMS
11 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (71.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.67%) Redis
5 3 (5.00%) DB2
5 3 (5.00%) MySQL
6 2 (3.33%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (18.33%) Law
2 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) Games
4 4 (6.67%) Documentation Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Social Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Finance
5 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Senior
2 20 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (28.33%) Support Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Applications Support
6 7 (11.67%) Applications Support Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Operations Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) DBA
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) DB2 DBA
9 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) REST
1 15 (25.00%) WebRTC
2 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) .NET Core
3 3 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 10 (16.67%) Distributed Systems
3 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 4 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (6.67%) PKI
5 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.33%) Linux
4 5 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 39 (65.00%) High Availability
3 20 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 11 (18.33%) Patch Management
5 10 (16.67%) API Design
5 10 (16.67%) API Development
5 10 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (16.67%) CI/CD
5 10 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 10 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 10 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 10 (16.67%) TDD
5 10 (16.67%) Validation
6 9 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (15.00%) Task Automation
7 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (70.00%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) Java
3 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.33%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) R
5 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) MCSE
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.67%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) MCSA
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) GDPR
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 33 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (25.00%) VMware NSX
4 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (8.33%) SCCM
3 5 (8.33%) SCOM
4 4 (6.67%) Autotask
4 4 (6.67%) Jamf Pro
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (6.67%) SCOrch
4 4 (6.67%) vMotion
5 1 (1.67%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
2 44 (73.33%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 8 (13.33%) Dell
5 7 (11.67%) Datto
5 7 (11.67%) Veeam
6 5 (8.33%) EqualLogic
6 5 (8.33%) NetApp
6 5 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
7 4 (6.67%) Apple
7 4 (6.67%) Splunk
8 3 (5.00%) Aruba
8 3 (5.00%) Draytek
8 3 (5.00%) HP
8 3 (5.00%) IBM
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle
8 3 (5.00%) Sage
8 3 (5.00%) Sophos
8 3 (5.00%) Webroot
9 2 (3.33%) Google