The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
North West / Lancashire
Rank 46 48 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.71% 0.91% 1.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.58% 2.33% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 153 129 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 37.32% 39.09% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 140 106 140
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Clustering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Lancashire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Clustering in Lancashire

Clustering
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 4 £45,000 -
Chorley +3 2 - -
Blackburn - 1 £47,500 - 1
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Veritas
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) PKI
6 2 (16.67%) IIS

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DBA
1 5 (41.67%) SQL DBA
1 5 (41.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) MongoDB DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (33.33%) High Availability
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Veritas
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
Blackburn, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
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Posted: 6 days ago