The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 156 163 142
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 26 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% 0.46% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% 1.70% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 23
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1024 1120 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.94% 26.92% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 780 944 866
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Clustering
North West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Rochdale - 4 £25,000 -
Wigan -3 1 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 33 (58.93%) Windows
2 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
4 26 (46.43%) SQL
5 25 (44.64%) Replication
6 19 (33.93%) SAN
7 18 (32.14%) Active Directory
8 17 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
10 15 (26.79%) Oracle
11 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (21.43%) Finance
13 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (19.64%) NAS
14 11 (19.64%) High Availability
14 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
15 10 (17.86%) DNS
15 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (17.86%) MySQL
15 10 (17.86%) VMware
15 10 (17.86%) Change Management
15 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (16.07%) Degree
16 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
16 9 (16.07%) SCCM

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
4 9 (16.07%) IIS
5 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (8.93%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.14%) SAS
6 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.79%) Lync
7 1 (1.79%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) SAN
2 11 (19.64%) NAS
3 10 (17.86%) DNS
4 6 (10.71%) Firewall
5 5 (8.93%) Internet
5 5 (8.93%) DHCP
5 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.36%) SMTP
7 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.79%) Wireless
8 1 (1.79%) VLAN
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.79%) VPN
8 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (17.86%) MySQL
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
6 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
7 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.57%) DTS
9 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.79%) Big Data
10 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) Maven
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) DBA
2 16 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 8 (14.29%) Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (8.93%) IT Support
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) DBA Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Senior SQL DBA
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (7.14%) Data Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Senior DBA
6 4 (7.14%) MySQL DBA
7 3 (5.36%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Messaging Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.79%) Spring
2 1 (1.79%) WDF
2 1 (1.79%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Replication
2 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.14%) Telematics
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.57%) CMDB
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 33 (58.93%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (16.07%) UNIX
5 7 (12.50%) Linux
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (7.14%) AIX
7 4 (7.14%) HPUX
7 4 (7.14%) Solaris
8 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (19.64%) High Availability
3 10 (17.86%) Change Management
4 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
5 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (10.71%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) Incident Management
6 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.93%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.93%) Change Control
7 5 (8.93%) Project Management
7 5 (8.93%) ITIL
7 5 (8.93%) ERP
8 4 (7.14%) BCP
8 4 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (5.36%) Database Security
9 3 (5.36%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
5 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Java
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.07%) Degree
3 6 (10.71%) MCSE
4 4 (7.14%) MCTS
4 4 (7.14%) MCITP
4 4 (7.14%) HND
5 1 (1.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 18 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.29%) vSphere
4 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (7.14%) UAG
6 3 (5.36%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) SCCM
2 5 (8.93%) SCOM
3 4 (7.14%) MOM
3 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.57%) Nagios
5 2 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.79%) Puppet
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Intune
6 1 (1.79%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) Oracle
3 10 (17.86%) VMware
4 9 (16.07%) Symantec
5 7 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix
6 4 (7.14%) NetApp
6 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.36%) McAfee
8 2 (3.57%) Brocade
8 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.57%) IBM
8 2 (3.57%) EMC
9 1 (1.79%) Avaya
9 1 (1.79%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) JBoss
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco
9 1 (1.79%) Tableau
9 1 (1.79%) Meraki
9 1 (1.79%) Veeam
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago