The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 158 185 222
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +37
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 69 63 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.26% 1.03% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.10% 2.73% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 35
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,153 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.80% +4.70%
Clustering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2224 2309 2479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.60% 37.86% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1844 1926
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Clustering
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the North West region.

Clustering Salary Trend in the North West

Clustering
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Clustering Salary Histogram in the North West

Clustering
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +24 48 £45,000 - 6
Lancashire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside +9 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cheshire +2 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 76 (67.86%) SQL
2 75 (66.96%) SQL Server
3 71 (63.39%) Replication
4 64 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 57 (50.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (47.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (41.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (41.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (41.07%) Microsoft
9 45 (40.18%) SQL Server 2014
10 41 (36.61%) High Availability
11 36 (32.14%) Windows
12 34 (30.36%) Finance
13 32 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (26.79%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (22.32%) SAN
15 25 (22.32%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (20.54%) Active Directory
17 20 (17.86%) VMware
17 20 (17.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 20 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (17.86%) RedGate
18 19 (16.96%) Capacity Planning
19 18 (16.07%) PowerShell
20 17 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
20 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2005
20 17 (15.18%) Disaster Recovery
21 16 (14.29%) MS Excel
21 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
22 15 (13.39%) Performance Monitoring

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (11.61%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.89%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.36%) Office 365
3 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.89%) Engine Yard
4 1 (0.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.89%) Heroku
4 1 (0.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.32%) SAN
2 12 (10.71%) Firewall
3 10 (8.93%) LAN
3 10 (8.93%) VoIP
4 6 (5.36%) WAN
4 6 (5.36%) Wireless
5 5 (4.46%) NAS
5 5 (4.46%) VPN
6 4 (3.57%) DNS
6 4 (3.57%) Ethernet
6 4 (3.57%) IPv4
6 4 (3.57%) SMTP
6 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.68%) S/MIME
8 2 (1.79%) DHCP
8 2 (1.79%) HTTP
8 2 (1.79%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.79%) Internet
9 1 (0.89%) GSM
9 1 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (66.96%) SQL Server
2 57 (50.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (47.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (41.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (41.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 45 (40.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 32 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (22.32%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (17.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (10.71%) MySQL
11 10 (8.93%) DTS
11 10 (8.93%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (5.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (5.36%) MongoDB
13 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
14 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
15 1 (0.89%) Big Data
15 1 (0.89%) Datazen
15 1 (0.89%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.68%) ERwin
3 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.89%) tSQLt
4 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (30.36%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Legal
3 3 (2.68%) Law
3 3 (2.68%) Publishing
4 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (56.25%) DBA
2 59 (52.68%) SQL DBA
3 38 (33.93%) SQL Server DBA
4 25 (22.32%) Administrator
5 11 (9.82%) Analyst
6 9 (8.04%) Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Senior DBA
7 8 (7.14%) Senior SQL DBA
8 7 (6.25%) Consultant
8 7 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.46%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Technical Support
11 4 (3.57%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.89%) MCollective
2 1 (0.89%) MDX
2 1 (0.89%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 71 (63.39%) Replication
2 8 (7.14%) Symmetrix
3 6 (5.36%) CCTV
3 6 (5.36%) Data Integration
3 6 (5.36%) FMCG
4 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.57%) HP StoreVirtual
5 4 (3.57%) IBM XIV
6 3 (2.68%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.68%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.68%) iPad
7 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.89%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.14%) Windows
2 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (13.39%) Windows Server
4 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (10.71%) Linux
6 9 (8.04%) CentOS
7 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.57%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.57%) Unix
9 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.61%) High Availability
2 30 (26.79%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (16.96%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (15.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (13.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
7 14 (12.50%) Migration
8 13 (11.61%) ETL
8 13 (11.61%) ITIL
9 12 (10.71%) E-Commerce
9 12 (10.71%) Project Management
10 9 (8.04%) Change Control
10 9 (8.04%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.36%) Database Optimisation
13 6 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (67.86%) SQL
2 64 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 18 (16.07%) PowerShell
4 15 (13.39%) ANSI SQL
5 4 (3.57%) VBScript
6 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.79%) PHP
6 2 (1.79%) Python
6 2 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.89%) Java
7 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (11.61%) Degree
2 11 (9.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.36%) CCNA
3 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.68%) MCDBA
4 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) MCSA
5 2 (1.79%) MCSE
6 1 (0.89%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.89%) PhD
6 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (20.54%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 14 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.25%) SRDF
4 6 (5.36%) XenDesktop
4 6 (5.36%) XenServer
5 2 (1.79%) XenApp
6 1 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.89%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (5.36%) LiteSpeed
2 4 (3.57%) SCCM
3 3 (2.68%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.79%) Ansible
4 2 (1.79%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.79%) Puppet
4 2 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.89%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.89%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.89%) Nagios
5 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.86%) RedGate
2 20 (17.86%) VMware
3 12 (10.71%) Cisco
3 12 (10.71%) HP
4 9 (8.04%) Citrix
5 8 (7.14%) EMC
6 6 (5.36%) 3PAR
6 6 (5.36%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.46%) Dell
7 5 (4.46%) IBM
7 5 (4.46%) NetApp
7 5 (4.46%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.46%) Remedy
8 4 (3.57%) Oracle
9 3 (2.68%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (2.68%) Symantec
9 3 (2.68%) Veritas
10 1 (0.89%) BMC
10 1 (0.89%) Intel Security
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