The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 37 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.44% - 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.12% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £42,500
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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 97 52 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 34.89% 40.63% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 82 29 35
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Clustering
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Clustering in Northern Ireland

Clustering
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 4 - -
Clustering
UK

Clustering
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) MCP
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCP
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware