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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 91 98 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 31 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.77% 0.97% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.32% 2.84% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £42,500 £34,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
717 599 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.97% 34.15% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 548 432 476
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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
Warrington +13 18 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Chester +9 6 £26,041 -38.72%
Macclesfield - 4 £42,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £45,000 -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 46 (76.67%) SQL
2 40 (66.67%) Replication
3 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 33 (55.00%) T-SQL
5 27 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (43.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (36.67%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (35.00%) Windows
8 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 20 (33.33%) ETL
10 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (31.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (30.00%) Migration
11 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (28.33%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (26.67%) Database Mirroring
14 14 (23.33%) Finance
15 13 (21.67%) Oracle
16 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
16 12 (20.00%) Degree
16 12 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
16 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (18.33%) DNS
17 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
18 10 (16.67%) MCITP
18 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database
19 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (15.00%) IIS
2 5 (8.33%) Lync
3 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle 9iAS
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.67%) Apache
6 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (11.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) DNS
2 8 (13.33%) SAN
2 8 (13.33%) DHCP
3 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.00%) LAN
4 3 (5.00%) WAN
4 3 (5.00%) SMTP
4 3 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (43.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (28.33%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 9 (15.00%) OLAP Cube
7 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (15.00%) OLAP
7 9 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (6.67%) MySQL
10 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) DBA
2 30 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 19 (31.67%) Administrator
4 15 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.33%) UNIX Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) UNIX Technical Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) C++ Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (1.67%) Server Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Consultant
7 1 (1.67%) Junior
7 1 (1.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
1 3 (5.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 40 (66.67%) Replication
2 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) NHS
4 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.00%) Life Science
5 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.33%) HP Superdome
7 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.67%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.33%) AIX
5 5 (8.33%) HPUX
5 5 (8.33%) Solaris
6 3 (5.00%) Linux
7 2 (3.33%) UNIX
8 1 (1.67%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (36.67%) Capacity Planning
3 20 (33.33%) ETL
4 19 (31.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (30.00%) Migration
6 16 (26.67%) Database Mirroring
7 12 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (15.00%) ITIL
10 8 (13.33%) Service Management
11 7 (11.67%) CRM
11 7 (11.67%) Business Continuity
11 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
11 7 (11.67%) Problem Management
12 6 (10.00%) Data Migration
12 6 (10.00%) Capacity Management
12 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
12 6 (10.00%) Change Management
13 5 (8.33%) BCP
13 5 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 46 (76.67%) SQL
2 33 (55.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.00%) Prolog
6 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.67%) Ruby
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) Java
7 1 (1.67%) VBScript
7 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.00%) Degree
3 10 (16.67%) MCITP
4 9 (15.00%) OCP
4 9 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (15.00%) MCTS
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
1 3 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (3.33%) SCDPM
2 2 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) Oracle
3 7 (11.67%) VMware
4 5 (8.33%) Hyperion
5 3 (5.00%) CommVault
5 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.00%) HP
5 3 (5.00%) Symantec
5 3 (5.00%) IronPort
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.67%) NetApp
7 1 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco
7 1 (1.67%) Google
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