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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 140 162 155
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 36 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.03% 0.70% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.84% 2.05% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 30
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,486 £27,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £59,125
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
1268 1315 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.16% 33.91% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 1069 1230
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,855 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Manchester

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 42 (66.67%) Windows
2 40 (63.49%) SQL Server
3 32 (50.79%) Citrix
4 31 (49.21%) SQL
5 30 (47.62%) VMware
6 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 25 (39.68%) T-SQL
8 24 (38.10%) XenDesktop
9 22 (34.92%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (28.57%) IIS
10 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 18 (28.57%) XenApp
11 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (26.98%) SAN
11 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
11 17 (26.98%) Replication
12 16 (25.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (22.22%) Firewall
13 14 (22.22%) ITIL
13 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (20.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (20.63%) XenServer
14 13 (20.63%) CCEE
14 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
14 13 (20.63%) VPN
14 13 (20.63%) CCA
14 13 (20.63%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (20.63%) Migration

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 18 (28.57%) IIS
2 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.52%) Apache
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.59%) nginx
7 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) SAN
2 14 (22.22%) Firewall
3 13 (20.63%) VPN
4 12 (19.05%) NAS
5 10 (15.87%) Wireless
6 4 (6.35%) VLAN
7 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.59%) DNS
7 1 (1.59%) SSL
7 1 (1.59%) SMTP
7 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (63.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (20.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database
7 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (7.94%) MySQL
8 5 (7.94%) DTS
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Ant
1 1 (1.59%) Toad
1 1 (1.59%) ERwin
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Publishing
3 2 (3.17%) Advertising
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) DBA
2 21 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 18 (28.57%) Consultant
4 15 (23.81%) SQL Server DBA
5 13 (20.63%) Architect
5 13 (20.63%) Administrator
6 12 (19.05%) Citrix Architect
7 11 (17.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
7 11 (17.46%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (15.87%) Citrix Consultant
9 8 (12.70%) Server Administrator
10 7 (11.11%) Technical Support Consultant
10 7 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
10 7 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (11.11%) Support Consultant
10 7 (11.11%) Developer
10 7 (11.11%) Technical Support
10 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Replication
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.59%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 42 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.11%) Linux
6 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.76%) Solaris
7 3 (4.76%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.17%) UNIX
9 1 (1.59%) AIX
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (22.22%) ITIL
2 14 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (20.63%) Migration
4 12 (19.05%) Change Management
5 10 (15.87%) Service Management
5 10 (15.87%) Business Continuity
5 10 (15.87%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (15.87%) Database Mirroring
6 8 (12.70%) Data Transformation
7 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.52%) BCP
8 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.35%) ETL
9 4 (6.35%) Performance Management
9 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.76%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.76%) CRM
10 3 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) SQL
2 25 (39.68%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) CCA
1 13 (20.63%) Citrix Certification
1 13 (20.63%) CCEE
2 9 (14.29%) CCIA
3 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.11%) MCSE
5 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (6.35%) MCITP
7 3 (4.76%) Degree
8 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 24 (38.10%) XenDesktop
2 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 18 (28.57%) XenApp
3 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (20.63%) XenServer
5 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
6 10 (15.87%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (15.87%) vSphere
7 2 (3.17%) NFS
8 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.59%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
1 1 (1.59%) SCOM
1 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.59%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
1 1 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 32 (50.79%) Citrix
2 30 (47.62%) VMware
3 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.46%) NetApp
5 10 (15.87%) HP
5 10 (15.87%) Cisco
5 10 (15.87%) Meraki
6 9 (14.29%) AppSense
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (3.17%) Facebook
8 1 (1.59%) IronPort
8 1 (1.59%) Percona
8 1 (1.59%) EMC
8 1 (1.59%) Symantec
8 1 (1.59%) Remedy
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