Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 126 136
Rank change year-on-year -21 +10 +29
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 15 13 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.57% 0.58% 1.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 1.63% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 52
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,625
90th Percentile £58,050 £53,750 £49,425
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -15.79%

Clustering is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1057 799 1362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 40.37% 35.64% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 692 667 1037
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,750 £24,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,000 £58,000
North West median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Cheshire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Clustering in Cheshire

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Clustering in Cheshire

Clustering
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 5 £37,500 -28.57%
Knutsford -29 5 £44,000 -12.87%
Crewe - 3 £40,000 -
Runcorn -2 1 £42,500 +30.77%
Clustering
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Replication
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (33.33%) Marketing
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) AppDynamics
5 5 (33.33%) Ganglia
5 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 5 (33.33%) Netcool
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) AIX
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) JBoss
6 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (26.67%) Java

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DBA
1 8 (53.33%) SQL DBA
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Unix Support
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Replication
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) AIX
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ganglia
1 5 (33.33%) Netcool
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) CFEngine
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Dell
2 1 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas