Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 109 118
Rank change year-on-year +23 +9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 22 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.57% 0.59% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.29% 1.71% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 5
North East median annual salary £40,000 £43,250 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.51% +116.25% -42.86%
10th Percentile £34,400 £25,125 £19,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £46,000 £37,100
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 416 527 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.76% 34.65% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 363 430 437
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,550 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in the North East

Clustering
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Clustering in the North East

Clustering
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Clustering in the North East

Clustering
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +30 22 £40,000 -9.09%
Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 20 (90.91%) VMware
1 20 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) SAN
4 15 (68.18%) Oracle
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
6 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
6 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
7 11 (50.00%) Cisco
7 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (50.00%) Firewall
8 10 (45.45%) Veritas
8 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
8 10 (45.45%) Linux
9 9 (40.91%) ITIL
9 9 (40.91%) NAS
10 8 (36.36%) High Availability
10 8 (36.36%) WAN
10 8 (36.36%) SQL
10 8 (36.36%) DNS
11 7 (31.82%) IBM
11 7 (31.82%) IIS
11 7 (31.82%) Client/Server
11 7 (31.82%) Software Architecture
11 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (31.82%) Mathematics

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (31.82%) IIS
3 6 (27.27%) Apache
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) iPlanet
3 6 (27.27%) JBoss
3 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
4 5 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (22.73%) MQSeries
4 5 (22.73%) OpenStack
4 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
4 5 (22.73%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) SAN
2 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (40.91%) NAS
4 8 (36.36%) DNS
4 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 6 (27.27%) DHCP
5 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 6 (27.27%) SMTP
5 6 (27.27%) VLAN
5 6 (27.27%) WLAN
6 5 (22.73%) LDAP
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (18.18%) DMZ
7 4 (18.18%) VoIP
8 2 (9.09%) FCoE
8 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Server Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Unix Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Server Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) J2EE
1 6 (27.27%) WAP
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Client/Server
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (9.09%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
5 6 (27.27%) AIX
5 6 (27.27%) HPUX
5 6 (27.27%) Solaris
5 6 (27.27%) SUSE
5 6 (27.27%) Unix
6 4 (18.18%) CentOS
6 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) High Availability
3 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
3 7 (31.82%) Software Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) B2C
4 6 (27.27%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
6 4 (18.18%) Change Control
6 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 4 (18.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 4 (18.18%) Patch Management
6 4 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.55%) Bug Management
9 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) C-shell
4 3 (13.64%) Korn
4 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Hyper-V
1 20 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (27.27%) DFS Replication
4 6 (27.27%) KVM
4 6 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (27.27%) XenApp
5 2 (9.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) WSUS
2 5 (22.73%) OpenView
3 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
4 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
4 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) Oracle
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
5 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 10 (45.45%) Veritas
6 7 (31.82%) IBM
7 6 (27.27%) Citrix
7 6 (27.27%) PlateSpin
7 6 (27.27%) Sun
8 5 (22.73%) Cognos
8 5 (22.73%) F5
8 5 (22.73%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) Opsware
9 4 (18.18%) arcserve
9 4 (18.18%) CA
9 4 (18.18%) Sophos
9 4 (18.18%) Symantec
9 4 (18.18%) Veeam
10 3 (13.64%) Borland