The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 100 100 114
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 29 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.51% 1.03% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.45% 3.72% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 23
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £33,040 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Clustering
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
532 457 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.62% 27.66% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 413 360 471
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Cheshire region.

Clustering Salary Trend in Cheshire

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Clustering
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +3 9 £50,000 +3.62%
Chester - 6 £42,500 -
Warrington -20 3 £52,500 +63.04%
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering.

1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) SAN
3 21 (51.22%) DNS
4 18 (43.90%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
6 15 (36.59%) Finance
6 15 (36.59%) Problem Management
7 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
7 14 (34.15%) Replication
7 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (31.71%) SQL
8 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
9 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
9 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
9 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (26.83%) Linux
10 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (24.39%) SSL
12 9 (21.95%) Apache
12 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
12 9 (21.95%) FreeBSD
12 9 (21.95%) LDAP
12 9 (21.95%) Kerberos
12 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (21.95%) Change Management
12 9 (21.95%) Device Driver
12 9 (21.95%) SSH
12 9 (21.95%) Ruby
12 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (21.95%) Multithreading

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.95%) Apache
1 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
2 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) SAN
2 21 (51.22%) DNS
3 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
4 10 (24.39%) SSL
5 9 (21.95%) Kerberos
5 9 (21.95%) LDAP
5 9 (21.95%) SSH
6 7 (17.07%) NAS
6 7 (17.07%) SMTP
7 6 (14.63%) DHCP
8 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.44%) SQLite
7 1 (2.44%) DTS
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) DBA
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server DBA
2 12 (29.27%) SQL DBA
3 8 (19.51%) Messaging Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Exchange Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Wintel Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Team Leader
8 1 (2.44%) Server Operations Team Leader
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Replication
2 9 (21.95%) Device Driver
3 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Social Media
5 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (26.83%) Linux
4 9 (21.95%) FreeBSD
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.88%) AIX
6 2 (4.88%) UNIX
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (36.59%) Problem Management
3 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (21.95%) Change Management
4 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
5 8 (19.51%) ITIL
5 8 (19.51%) Database Security
6 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
6 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
7 6 (14.63%) Migration
8 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (7.32%) High Availability
11 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
11 1 (2.44%) Data Transformation
11 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
11 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
11 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
1 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
2 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
3 9 (21.95%) Ruby
4 8 (19.51%) Perl
5 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.88%) VBScript
7 2 (4.88%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.76%) MCITP
2 3 (7.32%) MCTS
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) LiteSpeed
3 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (12.20%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.88%) Legato
4 1 (2.44%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Symantec
1 7 (17.07%) McAfee
1 7 (17.07%) HP
2 6 (14.63%) Dell
3 4 (9.76%) SAP
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) EMC
4 3 (7.32%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) Facebook
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Sun
6 1 (2.44%) Veritas
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.44%) Compaq
6 1 (2.44%) IronPort
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday