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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 46 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 7 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.80% 0.39% 2.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% 0.91% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £32,528
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
126 220 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.39% 42.64% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 90 198 146
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £57,500 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) Replication
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) NetApp
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) OCP
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (36.36%) SAN
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) DBA
2 6 (54.55%) Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) OCP
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCTS
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
1 4 (36.36%) NetApp
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle