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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 81 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -8
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 35 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.94% 0.19% 1.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.38% 0.53% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 1 16
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
651 563 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.15% 35.21% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 566 411 652
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Chester - 12 £50,000 -
Knutsford - 5 £67,500 -
Warrington - 5 £35,000 - 2
Macclesfield - 4 £68,500 -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 39 (72.22%) Windows
2 33 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (59.26%) Finance
3 32 (59.26%) SAN
4 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (57.41%) TCP/IP
4 31 (57.41%) PowerShell
5 29 (53.70%) Migration
6 23 (42.59%) SMTP
6 23 (42.59%) ITIL
7 22 (40.74%) Perl
7 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
7 22 (40.74%) DNS
7 22 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (38.89%) Load Balancing
8 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
9 20 (37.04%) Norton AntiVirus
9 20 (37.04%) Symantec
9 20 (37.04%) VB.NET
9 20 (37.04%) .NET
9 20 (37.04%) NAS
10 19 (35.19%) IIS
11 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 18 (33.33%) IronPort
12 17 (31.48%) Problem Management
12 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (31.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 16 (29.63%) VMware
14 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
1 22 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2007
1 22 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 19 (35.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (59.26%) SAN
2 31 (57.41%) TCP/IP
3 23 (42.59%) SMTP
4 22 (40.74%) DNS
5 20 (37.04%) NAS
6 2 (3.70%) SSL
6 2 (3.70%) DHCP
7 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (9.26%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (9.26%) OLAP
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (7.41%) DTS
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (7.41%) MySQL
7 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 32 (59.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) DBA
2 8 (14.81%) SQL DBA
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server DBA
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Messaging Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Server Support
7 2 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Replication
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.85%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 39 (72.22%) Windows
2 33 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.96%) Linux
5 7 (12.96%) AIX
6 5 (9.26%) Solaris
7 4 (7.41%) HPUX
8 3 (5.56%) UNIX
9 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Migration
2 23 (42.59%) ITIL
3 21 (38.89%) Load Balancing
4 17 (31.48%) Problem Management
5 10 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (12.96%) ETL
8 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.41%) Data Transformation
10 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.56%) Change Management
10 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
11 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (3.70%) High Availability
11 2 (3.70%) Change Control
12 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
12 1 (1.85%) Server Monitoring
12 1 (1.85%) Line Management
12 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) PowerShell
2 22 (40.74%) Perl
3 20 (37.04%) VB.NET
4 12 (22.22%) SQL
5 11 (20.37%) T-SQL
6 10 (18.52%) VBScript
6 10 (18.52%) VB
7 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (22.22%) MCITP
3 11 (20.37%) MCSE
4 6 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.37%) VMware ESX
3 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.85%) Samba
5 1 (1.85%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (31.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.85%) Legato
3 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Symantec
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.33%) IronPort
3 16 (29.63%) VMware
4 11 (20.37%) EMC
5 4 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (3.70%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) Dell
6 2 (3.70%) Sun
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.85%) Veritas
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco
7 1 (1.85%) Compaq
7 1 (1.85%) Facebook
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