The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 140 162 169
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 40 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.12% 0.60% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.02% 1.83% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
Clustering
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1324 1312 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.03% 32.73% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 999 1108
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Clustering
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Clustering Salary Trend in Manchester

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Manchester

Clustering
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Stockport - 2 £37,500 -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 43 (53.75%) VMware
2 40 (50.00%) SQL
2 40 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (50.00%) Windows
3 38 (47.50%) Citrix
4 30 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 27 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (28.75%) XenApp
7 23 (28.75%) XenDesktop
8 20 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (23.75%) XenServer
9 19 (23.75%) CCEE
9 19 (23.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (23.75%) CCA
9 19 (23.75%) Citrix Certification
9 19 (23.75%) Linux
10 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (22.50%) Replication
10 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (21.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (21.25%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 16 (20.00%) Migration
13 15 (18.75%) Oracle
13 15 (18.75%) MCSE
14 14 (17.50%) SAN
15 13 (16.25%) MS Exchange

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (16.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.50%) IIS
3 9 (11.25%) Apache
4 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.25%) nginx
7 1 (1.25%) Lync
7 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.50%) SAN
2 11 (13.75%) Firewall
3 9 (11.25%) VPN
4 7 (8.75%) NAS
5 6 (7.50%) VLAN
6 5 (6.25%) LAN
6 5 (6.25%) WAN
7 4 (5.00%) DNS
7 4 (5.00%) Internet
8 3 (3.75%) Wireless
9 2 (2.50%) DHCP
10 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.25%) IMAP
10 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.25%) SSL
10 1 (1.25%) POP3
10 1 (1.25%) SMTP
10 1 (1.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (21.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (10.00%) MySQL
7 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (5.00%) DTS
10 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) ERwin
General
1 10 (12.50%) Publishing
2 8 (10.00%) Finance
3 7 (8.75%) Retail
4 6 (7.50%) Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Marketing
5 3 (3.75%) Advertising
6 2 (2.50%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.25%) Automotive
7 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) DBA
2 22 (27.50%) SQL DBA
3 19 (23.75%) Consultant
4 18 (22.50%) Architect
4 18 (22.50%) Administrator
5 12 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 12 (15.00%) Citrix Architect
6 11 (13.75%) Citrix Consultant
6 11 (13.75%) Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Architect
10 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Middleware
1 2 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Replication
2 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.75%) Data Centre
4 10 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.25%) HACMP
6 3 (3.75%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.75%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.25%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.25%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.25%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.25%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (50.00%) Windows
2 19 (23.75%) Linux
3 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.25%) AIX
5 11 (13.75%) UNIX
5 11 (13.75%) Solaris
6 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
8 8 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.25%) Debian
10 4 (5.00%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.50%) CentOS
11 2 (2.50%) HPUX
11 2 (2.50%) Tru64
12 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.25%) Fedora
12 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (21.25%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (20.00%) Migration
4 13 (16.25%) ITIL
5 10 (12.50%) Change Management
6 8 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.75%) CRM
7 7 (8.75%) ETL
7 7 (8.75%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (7.50%) Service Management
8 6 (7.50%) Data Transformation
8 6 (7.50%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.25%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.00%) High Availability
10 4 (5.00%) Network Design
10 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.75%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) SQL
2 30 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.50%) Python
5 2 (2.50%) Perl
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) VBScript
6 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) CCA
1 19 (23.75%) Citrix Certification
1 19 (23.75%) CCEE
2 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (18.75%) MCSE
4 13 (16.25%) MCITP
5 11 (13.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (11.25%) CCIA
7 6 (7.50%) Degree
8 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.50%) MCP
8 2 (2.50%) MCSA
9 1 (1.25%) MCTS
9 1 (1.25%) RHCE
9 1 (1.25%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (28.75%) XenApp
2 23 (28.75%) XenDesktop
3 19 (23.75%) XenServer
4 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (13.75%) Hyper-V
6 10 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (5.00%) vSphere
8 4 (5.00%) pfSense
9 2 (2.50%) Samba
9 2 (2.50%) NFS
10 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.25%) iptables
10 1 (1.25%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) SCVMM
1 5 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 4 (5.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (5.00%) ARCserve
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.50%) WSUS
4 2 (2.50%) SCCM
4 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.25%) Ansible
5 1 (1.25%) SCOM
5 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.25%) Puppet
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.25%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (53.75%) VMware
2 38 (47.50%) Citrix
3 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (18.75%) Oracle
5 10 (12.50%) Cisco
6 9 (11.25%) HP
6 9 (11.25%) AppSense
7 5 (6.25%) NetApp
8 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.00%) WatchGuard
8 4 (5.00%) EMC
8 4 (5.00%) Sun
9 3 (3.75%) Facebook
9 3 (3.75%) Meraki
10 2 (2.50%) webMethods
11 1 (1.25%) Symantec
11 1 (1.25%) Remedy
11 1 (1.25%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (1.25%) Juniper
11 1 (1.25%) F5
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