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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 101 89 112
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 27 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 1.50% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.00% 4.24% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 22
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
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
675 566 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.51% 35.31% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 523 441 502
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 0 9 £50,000 +3.62%
Chester -5 4 £35,000 - 1
Warrington -18 2 £52,500 +78.87%
Crewe - 1 £35,000 -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) DNS
2 22 (53.66%) SAN
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
4 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
4 16 (39.02%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (36.59%) Problem Management
6 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (31.71%) Replication
7 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
7 13 (31.71%) SQL
7 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
8 12 (29.27%) Linux
8 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
8 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
9 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (24.39%) Apache
9 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (24.39%) SSL
10 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
10 9 (21.95%) FreeBSD
10 9 (21.95%) LDAP
10 9 (21.95%) Perl
10 9 (21.95%) Kerberos
10 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (21.95%) Change Management
10 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
10 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (21.95%) SSH
10 9 (21.95%) Ruby

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 10 (24.39%) Apache
2 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
3 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
3 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
5 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%) DNS
1 22 (53.66%) SAN
2 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
3 10 (24.39%) SSL
4 9 (21.95%) Kerberos
4 9 (21.95%) LDAP
4 9 (21.95%) SSH
5 8 (19.51%) SMTP
6 7 (17.07%) NAS
7 6 (14.63%) DHCP
8 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) 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
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) MySQL
8 1 (2.44%) DTS
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
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 6 (14.63%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Wintel Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) COM
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Replication
2 9 (21.95%) Device Driver
3 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Social Media
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (29.27%) 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%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) UNIX
7 1 (2.44%) zOS
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (36.59%) Problem Management
3 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
4 9 (21.95%) Change Management
5 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
5 8 (19.51%) ITIL
5 8 (19.51%) Database Security
6 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
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%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
11 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
11 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.44%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
1 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
2 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
3 9 (21.95%) Ruby
3 9 (21.95%) Perl
4 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.88%) VBScript
6 2 (4.88%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
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
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) LiteSpeed
3 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) Samba
5 1 (2.44%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Veritas File System
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 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) SAP
4 4 (9.76%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) EMC
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.88%) Facebook
7 1 (2.44%) Compaq
7 1 (2.44%) IronPort
7 1 (2.44%) Sun
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas
Cheshire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago