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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 148 161 163
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 30 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 0.47% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.36% 1.33% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 23
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,486 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,300
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
1273 1355 1409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.38% 35.06% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1066 1217
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 May 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Manchester

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 43 (62.32%) SQL Server
2 42 (60.87%) Windows
3 35 (50.72%) Citrix
4 34 (49.28%) SQL
5 33 (47.83%) VMware
6 28 (40.58%) T-SQL
6 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
7 27 (39.13%) XenDesktop
8 22 (31.88%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (30.43%) XenApp
10 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (26.09%) Replication
11 18 (26.09%) SAN
11 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
11 18 (26.09%) IIS
11 18 (26.09%) MS Excel
12 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (23.19%) CCA
13 16 (23.19%) Citrix Certification
13 16 (23.19%) XenServer
13 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (23.19%) CCEE
14 15 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (21.74%) ITIL
14 15 (21.74%) Migration
14 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (20.29%) Firewall
15 14 (20.29%) MS Exchange
16 13 (18.84%) VPN

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (26.09%) IIS
2 14 (20.29%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.25%) Apache
3 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.45%) Lync
6 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) SAN
2 14 (20.29%) Firewall
3 13 (18.84%) VPN
4 12 (17.39%) NAS
5 10 (14.49%) Wireless
6 4 (5.80%) VLAN
7 2 (2.90%) DNS
7 2 (2.90%) SMTP
8 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.45%) Internet
8 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.45%) SSL
8 1 (1.45%) IMAP
8 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.45%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (62.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
6 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (5.80%) MySQL
8 4 (5.80%) DTS
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Toad
1 1 (1.45%) ERwin
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Publishing
3 3 (4.35%) Marketing
3 3 (4.35%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Automotive
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) DBA
2 22 (31.88%) Consultant
2 22 (31.88%) SQL DBA
3 15 (21.74%) SQL Server DBA
3 15 (21.74%) Architect
4 12 (17.39%) Administrator
4 12 (17.39%) Citrix Architect
5 11 (15.94%) Support Engineer
5 11 (15.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (15.94%) Citrix Consultant
5 11 (15.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (14.49%) Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (10.14%) Support Consultant
8 7 (10.14%) Technical Support
8 7 (10.14%) Server Administrator
8 7 (10.14%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Technical Support Consultant
8 7 (10.14%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Replication
2 11 (15.94%) Data Centre
3 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.14%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.45%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.45%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.87%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.70%) Linux
6 3 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (2.90%) UNIX
8 1 (1.45%) AIX
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (21.74%) ITIL
2 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (21.74%) Migration
3 11 (15.94%) Service Management
3 11 (15.94%) Change Management
4 10 (14.49%) Business Continuity
4 10 (14.49%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
6 8 (11.59%) Data Transformation
7 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.70%) BCP
8 6 (8.70%) ETL
8 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.80%) CRM
10 3 (4.35%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.35%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) SQL
2 28 (40.58%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.45%) Perl
4 1 (1.45%) VBScript
4 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) CCA
1 16 (23.19%) Citrix Certification
1 16 (23.19%) CCEE
2 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (14.49%) MCSE
4 9 (13.04%) CCIA
5 8 (11.59%) MCITP
6 7 (10.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.80%) Degree
8 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.90%) MCP
9 1 (1.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
System Software
1 27 (39.13%) XenDesktop
2 21 (30.43%) XenApp
3 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 16 (23.19%) XenServer
4 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
6 10 (14.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (14.49%) vSphere
7 2 (2.90%) NFS
8 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.45%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
1 1 (1.45%) SCOM
1 1 (1.45%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 35 (50.72%) Citrix
2 33 (47.83%) VMware
3 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.94%) NetApp
5 10 (14.49%) HP
5 10 (14.49%) Cisco
5 10 (14.49%) Meraki
6 9 (13.04%) AppSense
6 9 (13.04%) Oracle
7 3 (4.35%) Facebook
8 1 (1.45%) IronPort
8 1 (1.45%) EMC
8 1 (1.45%) Symantec
8 1 (1.45%) Remedy
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