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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clustering
England / North West
Rank 180 184 168
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 63 47 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 0.83% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 2.25% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 55 41 76
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%

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
2391 2087 2411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.32% 37.00% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 1684 1994
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -21 36 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Cheshire +22 16 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Merseyside -1 8 £48,750 +18.18% 2
Lancashire -2 3 - -
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 74 (60.66%) SQL
2 70 (57.38%) SQL Server
3 49 (40.16%) Performance Tuning
4 48 (39.34%) Linux
5 44 (36.07%) Microsoft
6 41 (33.61%) T-SQL
7 37 (30.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (29.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 34 (27.87%) Unix
9 34 (27.87%) Windows
9 34 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (24.59%) Replication
11 28 (22.95%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (22.13%) SQL Server 2014
13 24 (19.67%) MS Excel
13 24 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (19.67%) Oracle
13 24 (19.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 23 (18.85%) Finance
14 23 (18.85%) Nagios
15 22 (18.03%) DNS
15 22 (18.03%) High Availability
16 20 (16.39%) Python
16 20 (16.39%) VMware
16 20 (16.39%) SAN
17 19 (15.57%) Migration
17 19 (15.57%) Perl
17 19 (15.57%) Banking
18 18 (14.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 18 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure

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 14 (11.48%) IIS
2 11 (9.02%) JBoss
2 11 (9.02%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.20%) Apache
3 10 (8.20%) nginx
4 9 (7.38%) MS Exchange
5 7 (5.74%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.64%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.64%) Confluence
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.82%) DNN
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS Office
3 4 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.02%) PaaS
4 10 (8.20%) IaaS
5 7 (5.74%) OpenShift
6 6 (4.92%) Office 365
7 3 (2.46%) SaaS
8 2 (1.64%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.03%) DNS
2 20 (16.39%) SAN
3 4 (3.28%) Firewall
4 3 (2.46%) DHCP
5 2 (1.64%) FTP
5 2 (1.64%) HTTP
5 2 (1.64%) Internet
5 2 (1.64%) LAN
5 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.64%) WAN
6 1 (0.82%) AMQP
6 1 (0.82%) LDAP
6 1 (0.82%) SSL
6 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 37 (30.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (29.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (22.95%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (22.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 24 (19.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (14.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 16 (13.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (11.48%) MySQL
10 11 (9.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (7.38%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (7.38%) MongoDB
11 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
13 2 (1.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) JIRA
1 3 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.64%) NUnit
2 2 (1.64%) Selenium
2 2 (1.64%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.82%) MSI
3 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (18.85%) Finance
2 19 (15.57%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.28%) Legal
5 3 (2.46%) Advertising
5 3 (2.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (34.43%) DBA
2 36 (29.51%) SQL DBA
3 22 (18.03%) SQL Server DBA
4 19 (15.57%) Administrator
4 19 (15.57%) Developer
5 16 (13.11%) SQL Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) Senior DBA
8 8 (6.56%) Senior SQL DBA
9 7 (5.74%) Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 7 (5.74%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Unix Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (4.10%) Siebel Administrator
11 5 (4.10%) Support Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.02%) HTML
1 11 (9.02%) XML
2 10 (8.20%) .NET
3 3 (2.46%) Web Services
4 2 (1.64%) JAAS
4 2 (1.64%) jQuery
4 2 (1.64%) LINQ
4 2 (1.64%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.82%) JSON
5 1 (0.82%) JSON Schema
5 1 (0.82%) Node.js
5 1 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.82%) REST
5 1 (0.82%) RESTful
5 1 (0.82%) WCF
5 1 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (24.59%) Replication
3 11 (9.02%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.74%) iPad
5 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.28%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) PKI
8 1 (0.82%) Blog
8 1 (0.82%) NHS
8 1 (0.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (39.34%) Linux
2 34 (27.87%) Unix
2 34 (27.87%) Windows
3 18 (14.75%) Windows Server
4 17 (13.93%) AIX
5 14 (11.48%) CentOS
6 13 (10.66%) Solaris
6 13 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (8.20%) Debian
7 10 (8.20%) Ubuntu
8 7 (5.74%) OpenVMS
8 7 (5.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.46%) HPUX
9 3 (2.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.16%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (18.03%) High Availability
4 19 (15.57%) Migration
5 18 (14.75%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (12.30%) Load Balancing
8 12 (9.84%) ETL
8 12 (9.84%) Incident Management
9 11 (9.02%) Capacity Management
9 11 (9.02%) Database Security
9 11 (9.02%) ITIL
10 9 (7.38%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.38%) Service Management
10 9 (7.38%) Test Scripting
11 8 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.56%) Database Optimisation
12 7 (5.74%) Risk Management
13 6 (4.92%) Business Continuity
13 6 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (60.66%) SQL
2 41 (33.61%) T-SQL
3 20 (16.39%) Python
4 19 (15.57%) Perl
5 17 (13.93%) PHP
6 10 (8.20%) Java
7 8 (6.56%) Ruby
7 8 (6.56%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.28%) C#
10 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.64%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 2 (1.64%) VBA
10 2 (1.64%) VBScript
11 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.28%) MCTS
5 3 (2.46%) MCSA
5 3 (2.46%) RHCSA
6 2 (1.64%) CCNA
6 2 (1.64%) CCNP
6 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.64%) MCITP
6 2 (1.64%) RHCE
6 2 (1.64%) Siebel Certification
6 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (13.93%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.66%) vSphere
3 12 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.20%) Postfix
4 10 (8.20%) qmail
5 9 (7.38%) PowerHA
5 9 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (5.74%) Docker
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (18.85%) Nagios
2 11 (9.02%) Ganglia
2 11 (9.02%) Netcool
3 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 8 (6.56%) Puppet
4 7 (5.74%) Ansible
4 7 (5.74%) CFEngine
4 7 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.10%) SCCM
6 4 (3.28%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.64%) WSUS
8 1 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.82%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.82%) SCOM
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 44 (36.07%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.67%) Oracle
3 20 (16.39%) VMware
4 16 (13.11%) Red Hat
5 15 (12.30%) Veritas
6 11 (9.02%) AppDynamics
7 10 (8.20%) NetApp
8 8 (6.56%) RedGate
9 7 (5.74%) Dell
9 7 (5.74%) HP
10 5 (4.10%) IBM
10 5 (4.10%) Siebel
11 4 (3.28%) Cisco
12 3 (2.46%) Citrix
12 3 (2.46%) EMC
12 3 (2.46%) Facebook
13 2 (1.64%) Cognos
14 1 (0.82%) Hitachi
14 1 (0.82%) Sybase
14 1 (0.82%) Teradata
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