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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 167 154 159
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 24 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 0.61% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 1.99% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 20
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1275 1155 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.63% 30.49% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 972 963 1079
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,500
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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
Wigan -8 1 £37,500 +20.96%
Rochdale - 1 £25,000 -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) SAN
3 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 17 (40.48%) SQL
4 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
5 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
5 16 (38.10%) Replication
6 14 (33.33%) VMware
6 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (30.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (28.57%) NAS
8 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 11 (26.19%) DNS
9 11 (26.19%) IIS
9 11 (26.19%) Change Management
9 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (23.81%) vSphere
10 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (21.43%) Office 365
11 9 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (21.43%) Finance
11 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (19.05%) Linux
12 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
12 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
12 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (16.67%) SCCM
13 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (16.67%) MySQL
13 7 (16.67%) Oracle

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.19%) IIS
3 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (11.90%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (7.14%) nginx
7 3 (7.14%) Apache
8 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
8 1 (2.38%) Jetty
8 1 (2.38%) Lync
8 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) SAN
2 12 (28.57%) NAS
3 11 (26.19%) DNS
4 7 (16.67%) Internet
5 6 (14.29%) DHCP
6 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
8 3 (7.14%) Firewall
8 3 (7.14%) SMTP
9 2 (4.76%) VPN
9 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (4.76%) VLAN
10 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.38%) NFC
10 1 (2.38%) Wireless
10 1 (2.38%) SSL
10 1 (2.38%) LAN
10 1 (2.38%) WAN
10 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (16.67%) MySQL
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.76%) DTS
8 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.76%) MariaDB
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Ant
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) DBA
2 12 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 5 (11.90%) IT Support
3 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (9.52%) Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Senior DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Server Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) Java EE
2 1 (2.38%) WDF
2 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.38%) Spring
2 1 (2.38%) JSF
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Replication
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.38%) Handset
4 1 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.05%) Linux
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.29%) UNIX
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Change Management
2 9 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.90%) Change Control
5 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.14%) High Availability
6 3 (7.14%) Data Transformation
6 3 (7.14%) Database Security
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.14%) ETL
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) BCP
7 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
5 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) MCSE
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) RHCA
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) LPIC
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (23.81%) vSphere
4 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.90%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.14%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.14%) Nagios
3 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.76%) Capistrano
3 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) HP
4 6 (14.29%) Symantec
5 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 3 (7.14%) McAfee
5 3 (7.14%) EMC
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
5 3 (7.14%) IBM
6 2 (4.76%) JBoss
6 2 (4.76%) Percona
6 2 (4.76%) Brocade
7 1 (2.38%) Veeam
7 1 (2.38%) Meraki
7 1 (2.38%) Tableau
7 1 (2.38%) Avaya
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Pegasus
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