The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 49 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.06% 1.68% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.04% 4.91% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Clustering
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
99 163 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.12% 34.32% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 95 151 137
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,714
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £58,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Clustering
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Liverpool

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) VMware