Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 86 71
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 2 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.20% 1.60% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 3.83% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 6
Merseyside median annual salary £29,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.89% +26.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £27,600 £38,750 £28,375
90th Percentile £32,200 £57,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -20.00%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 379 548 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 38.32% 41.83% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 275 361 241
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.81% -3.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £57,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Merseyside

Clustering
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Clustering in Merseyside

Clustering
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Wirral - 2 £29,500 -
Clustering
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft