The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 65 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 4 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.63% 0.96% 2.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 2.96% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 15
Average salary - £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
196 203 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.67% 32.53% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 164 171 215
Average salary £50,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Clustering
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Merseyside

Clustering
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 4 - -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (69.23%) Replication
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 6 (46.15%) Database Security
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (15.38%) UNIX
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (7.69%) Analytics
9 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (7.69%) GlassFish
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (7.69%) SQLite
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) DBA
2 7 (53.85%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (7.69%) WebCenter
1 1 (7.69%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) JPA
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) JMS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) EJB
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
1 1 (7.69%) Servlets
1 1 (7.69%) Struts
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) DataPower
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
1 6 (46.15%) Database Security
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) AOP
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) BPEL
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Kony
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) VMware