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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 20 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 12 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.15% - 4.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.46% - 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £39,750
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 - £39,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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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
65 73 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.33% 31.60% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 57 59 105
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Chester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Problem Management
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) SAN
2 10 (71.43%) MCITP
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (64.29%) EMC
3 9 (64.29%) MCSE
3 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) VMware ESX
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) VBScript
4 8 (57.14%) VB
4 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 8 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
8 3 (21.43%) Replication
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (21.43%) DTS
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
8 3 (21.43%) MySQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) SAN
2 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) DTS
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Server Support
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Problem Management
2 8 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) VBScript
1 8 (57.14%) VB
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Bourne shell
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (71.43%) MCITP
2 9 (64.29%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas File System
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Legato
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) EMC
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Compaq
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) IBM