The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 42 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.57% 1.29% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.13% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Clustering
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
128 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.20% 27.16% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 28
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +16.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £31,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £41,300 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Clustering
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Chester

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) MCTS
4 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) SCVMM
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Legato

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DTS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Server Operations Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 3 (42.86%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas File System
2 1 (14.29%) Samba
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCVMM
2 2 (28.57%) Legato
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Compaq
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Sun