The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
North West / Lancashire
Rank 56 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.68% 0.28% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 0.83% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
172 120 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.83% 34.09% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 159 96 145
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Lancashire

Clustering
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +3 2 - -
Burnley - 1 - -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Veritas
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) vSphere
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) PKI
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Veritas
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft