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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 93 120 86
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -34
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 28 8 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.62% 0.43% 2.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.49% 1.29% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 19
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £37,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £50,000 £42,100
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
624 620 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.05% 33.64% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 479 402 414
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £52,500 £50,000
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 April 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 21 April 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
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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 +22 17 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Knutsford - 5 £47,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £39,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 £45,000 -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 32 (50.79%) Windows
2 30 (47.62%) SQL
3 29 (46.03%) Replication
4 28 (44.44%) Finance
5 27 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 23 (36.51%) SAN
8 22 (34.92%) Migration
8 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (34.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 20 (31.75%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (31.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (30.16%) TCP/IP
12 18 (28.57%) Problem Management
12 18 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (25.40%) VMware
14 15 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
15 14 (22.22%) ITIL
16 13 (20.63%) ETL
16 13 (20.63%) MCITP
17 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
17 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
17 12 (19.05%) Perl
17 12 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
18 11 (17.46%) OLAP Cube
18 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (15.87%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (36.51%) SAN
2 19 (30.16%) TCP/IP
3 11 (17.46%) SMTP
4 10 (15.87%) NAS
4 10 (15.87%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) SSL
5 1 (1.59%) LDAP
5 1 (1.59%) WAN
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (34.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (17.46%) OLAP
5 11 (17.46%) OLAP Cube
6 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
9 3 (4.76%) DTS
9 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (4.76%) MySQL
9 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 28 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.59%) Automotive
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) DBA
2 23 (36.51%) SQL DBA
3 14 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
4 8 (12.70%) Administrator
5 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Server Support
10 2 (3.17%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (3.17%) UNIX Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Replication
2 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.94%) NHS
4 2 (3.17%) HP Superdome
4 2 (3.17%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Windows
2 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (31.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.70%) AIX
6 7 (11.11%) HPUX
6 7 (11.11%) Solaris
7 6 (9.52%) Linux
8 3 (4.76%) UNIX
9 1 (1.59%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Migration
2 20 (31.75%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 15 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (22.22%) ITIL
6 13 (20.63%) ETL
7 12 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (15.87%) Load Balancing
9 9 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (11.11%) CRM
10 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 7 (11.11%) Business Continuity
11 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
11 6 (9.52%) Change Management
11 6 (9.52%) Capacity Management
12 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (7.94%) Business Continuity Planning
12 5 (7.94%) BCP
13 4 (6.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) SQL
2 27 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 21 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 12 (19.05%) Perl
5 10 (15.87%) VBScript
5 10 (15.87%) VB
5 10 (15.87%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) C
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) Java
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.63%) MCITP
3 11 (17.46%) MCSE
4 7 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) OCP
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) VMware ESX
2 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (15.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.59%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.40%) VMware
3 10 (15.87%) IronPort
3 10 (15.87%) Symantec
3 10 (15.87%) EMC
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle
4 4 (6.35%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.59%) NetApp
6 1 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Sun
6 1 (1.59%) Dell
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