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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 140 169 160
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 49 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.25% 0.53% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.53% 1.67% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 13
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £59,250 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.24%
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
1387 1315 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.35% 31.94% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 998 1009
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 -
Oldham - 1 £42,000 -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (53.16%) VMware
2 41 (51.90%) Windows
3 37 (46.84%) SQL
4 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
5 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
5 33 (41.77%) Citrix
6 30 (37.97%) T-SQL
7 29 (36.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (26.58%) Replication
11 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (25.32%) MCSE
11 20 (25.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (24.05%) Linux
12 19 (24.05%) Active Directory
13 18 (22.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (22.78%) MCITP
14 17 (21.52%) XenApp
15 16 (20.25%) XenServer
15 16 (20.25%) XenDesktop
15 16 (20.25%) CCEE
15 16 (20.25%) CCA
15 16 (20.25%) Citrix Certification
16 15 (18.99%) Oracle
16 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (17.72%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (17.72%) SAN

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (12.66%) Apache
1 10 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.13%) IIS
3 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.59%) Lync
3 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.06%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.53%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.53%) nginx
6 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) SAN
2 9 (11.39%) DNS
3 8 (10.13%) Firewall
4 7 (8.86%) VLAN
4 7 (8.86%) VPN
4 7 (8.86%) NAS
5 5 (6.33%) LAN
5 5 (6.33%) WAN
6 4 (5.06%) Internet
7 2 (2.53%) DHCP
8 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.27%) LDAP
8 1 (1.27%) POP3
8 1 (1.27%) SMTP
8 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.27%) SSL
8 1 (1.27%) IMAP
8 1 (1.27%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (25.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (11.39%) MySQL
7 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database
8 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
13 1 (1.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 1 (1.27%) DTS
13 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.27%) tSQLt
2 1 (1.27%) ERwin
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Retail
3 10 (12.66%) Publishing
4 6 (7.59%) Banking
5 5 (6.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (6.33%) Law
6 3 (3.80%) Legal
6 3 (3.80%) Advertising
6 3 (3.80%) Marketing
7 1 (1.27%) Local Government
7 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Consultant
2 19 (24.05%) DBA
3 18 (22.78%) SQL DBA
4 14 (17.72%) Architect
4 14 (17.72%) Administrator
5 11 (13.92%) Developer
6 9 (11.39%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (11.39%) Citrix Architect
7 8 (10.13%) Citrix Consultant
8 7 (8.86%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) Support Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) SQL Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Wintel Support
10 5 (6.33%) AIX Administrator
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 5 (6.33%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) Middleware
1 2 (2.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Replication
2 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.19%) Data Centre
4 10 (12.66%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.33%) HACMP
6 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.53%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.27%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.27%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.27%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 41 (51.90%) Windows
2 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (24.05%) Linux
5 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (16.46%) AIX
7 11 (13.92%) UNIX
7 11 (13.92%) Solaris
8 9 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.59%) Windows 7
9 6 (7.59%) Debian
10 5 (6.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (5.06%) Ubuntu
12 3 (3.80%) CentOS
13 2 (2.53%) Fedora
13 2 (2.53%) HPUX
13 2 (2.53%) Tru64
14 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (17.72%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (15.19%) ITIL
4 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.92%) Load Balancing
5 10 (12.66%) Migration
6 9 (11.39%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (10.13%) ETL
7 8 (10.13%) Change Management
8 7 (8.86%) CRM
9 6 (7.59%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.59%) Line Management
10 5 (6.33%) High Availability
10 5 (6.33%) Capacity Management
10 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.06%) Network Design
11 4 (5.06%) Database Mirroring
11 4 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) SQL
2 30 (37.97%) T-SQL
3 9 (11.39%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.80%) Python
5 3 (3.80%) PHP
6 2 (2.53%) Perl
6 2 (2.53%) ANSI SQL
6 2 (2.53%) Ruby
7 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (25.32%) MCSE
3 18 (22.78%) MCITP
4 16 (20.25%) CCEE
4 16 (20.25%) CCA
4 16 (20.25%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (15.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (8.86%) Degree
7 6 (7.59%) CCIA
8 3 (3.80%) MCSA
8 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.53%) MCTS
10 1 (1.27%) NCDA
10 1 (1.27%) RHCSA
10 1 (1.27%) MCP
10 1 (1.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (36.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (24.05%) Active Directory
3 17 (21.52%) XenApp
4 16 (20.25%) XenServer
4 16 (20.25%) XenDesktop
5 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
6 6 (7.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (6.33%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (5.06%) pfSense
9 2 (2.53%) vSphere
9 2 (2.53%) Samba
9 2 (2.53%) NFS
10 1 (1.27%) iptables
10 1 (1.27%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) SCVMM
1 5 (6.33%) Data Guard
2 4 (5.06%) ZABBIX
2 4 (5.06%) ARCserve
3 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.53%) SCCM
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.53%) WSUS
5 1 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.27%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) Ansible
5 1 (1.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.27%) Puppet
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.27%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 42 (53.16%) VMware
2 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 33 (41.77%) Citrix
3 15 (18.99%) Oracle
4 10 (12.66%) Cisco
5 6 (7.59%) HP
5 6 (7.59%) AppSense
6 5 (6.33%) NetApp
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.06%) WatchGuard
7 4 (5.06%) EMC
7 4 (5.06%) Sun
8 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.80%) Facebook
8 3 (3.80%) Hitachi
9 2 (2.53%) webMethods
9 2 (2.53%) Red Gate
10 1 (1.27%) F5
10 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.27%) Veritas
Bolton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Streamline Connections
Salary: £4000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 44k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AccessPay
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 27 days ago