The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank - 53 66
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.46% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 7.22% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £22,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
125 97 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 27.29% 20.21% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 117 74 152
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (88.89%) DTS
2 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 8 (88.89%) Replication
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
3 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (77.78%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) Acronis
4 1 (11.11%) vCloud
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (88.89%) DTS
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DBA
1 8 (88.89%) SQL DBA
2 7 (77.78%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Replication
2 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
1 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
1 8 (88.89%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec
1 1 (11.11%) Sophos
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) Acronis