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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 203 181 225
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +44
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 62 58 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.99% 0.96% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 2.66% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 50
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
2570 2179 2612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.06% 36.08% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2123 1720 2214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -25 30 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Cheshire +17 17 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Merseyside -12 10 £42,500 - 1
Lancashire - 5 £38,750 - 3
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 60 (49.59%) SQL Server
2 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
3 52 (42.98%) SQL
4 41 (33.88%) Unix
5 39 (32.23%) T-SQL
6 36 (29.75%) Windows
6 36 (29.75%) Linux
6 36 (29.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (28.93%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (28.10%) Replication
9 28 (23.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (22.31%) MS Excel
11 26 (21.49%) SQL Server 2014
12 25 (20.66%) Finance
13 24 (19.83%) DNS
14 23 (19.01%) Active Directory
14 23 (19.01%) SAN
14 23 (19.01%) Oracle
15 22 (18.18%) Migration
16 21 (17.36%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (16.53%) ITIL
17 20 (16.53%) VMware
18 19 (15.70%) Perl
18 19 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (15.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 19 (15.70%) High Availability
18 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (14.88%) Windows Server
19 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Clustering

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 (11.57%) IIS
2 12 (9.92%) MS Exchange
3 11 (9.09%) NetWeaver
4 8 (6.61%) Apache
4 8 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.61%) nginx
5 7 (5.79%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.48%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.65%) Confluence
9 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (22.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
2 4 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.57%) Office 365
3 11 (9.09%) PaaS
4 10 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (8.26%) IaaS
5 7 (5.79%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.65%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.83%) DNS
2 23 (19.01%) SAN
3 7 (5.79%) DHCP
4 6 (4.96%) Firewall
5 4 (3.31%) LDAP
6 2 (1.65%) Internet
6 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.65%) VPN
7 1 (0.83%) AMQP
7 1 (0.83%) NAS
7 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (49.59%) SQL Server
2 36 (29.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (23.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (21.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 19 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (15.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (14.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 13 (10.74%) MySQL
8 13 (10.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (9.92%) DB2
9 12 (9.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
10 11 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (8.26%) MongoDB
12 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
14 3 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
15 2 (1.65%) DTS
15 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.48%) JIRA
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) MSI
3 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (20.66%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Legal
3 8 (6.61%) Banking
3 8 (6.61%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.96%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (3.31%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (32.23%) DBA
2 36 (29.75%) SQL DBA
3 23 (19.01%) Administrator
4 19 (15.70%) SQL Server DBA
5 17 (14.05%) Senior DBA
6 15 (12.40%) Consultant
7 14 (11.57%) Senior SQL DBA
8 12 (9.92%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 11 (9.09%) Developer
9 11 (9.09%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 11 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
10 10 (8.26%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (7.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 9 (7.44%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (7.44%) SQL Developer
12 8 (6.61%) Support Engineer
13 7 (5.79%) Siebel Administrator
14 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) SAP Basis
2 9 (7.44%) HTML
3 8 (6.61%) .NET
4 4 (3.31%) XML
5 3 (2.48%) JAAS
5 3 (2.48%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.65%) jQuery
6 2 (1.65%) LINQ
7 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.83%) COM
7 1 (0.83%) JSON
7 1 (0.83%) Middleware
7 1 (0.83%) Node.js
7 1 (0.83%) REST
7 1 (0.83%) RESTful
7 1 (0.83%) WCF
7 1 (0.83%) Web Services
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.83%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.10%) Replication
2 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.26%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.65%) PKI
5 2 (1.65%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.83%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.88%) Unix
2 36 (29.75%) Linux
2 36 (29.75%) Windows
3 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (14.88%) Windows Server
5 16 (13.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (10.74%) Solaris
7 9 (7.44%) CentOS
7 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (6.61%) Debian
8 8 (6.61%) Ubuntu
9 7 (5.79%) OpenVMS
9 7 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.31%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.48%) AIX
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (18.18%) Migration
3 21 (17.36%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (16.53%) ITIL
5 19 (15.70%) High Availability
6 17 (14.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (13.22%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (11.57%) Database Security
9 11 (9.09%) Load Balancing
9 11 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
9 11 (9.09%) Service Management
10 10 (8.26%) Database Optimisation
10 10 (8.26%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.44%) ETL
12 8 (6.61%) Security Hardening
13 7 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (5.79%) Risk Management
14 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (4.13%) ITSM
15 5 (4.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.98%) SQL
2 39 (32.23%) T-SQL
3 19 (15.70%) Perl
4 17 (14.05%) Python
5 15 (12.40%) PHP
6 13 (10.74%) PowerShell
7 12 (9.92%) Shell Script
8 7 (5.79%) Ruby
9 4 (3.31%) C#
10 3 (2.48%) VBScript
11 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.83%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.26%) SC Cleared
2 10 (8.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.96%) RHCSA
4 4 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.48%) CCNP
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.48%) MCSA
5 3 (2.48%) MCTS
6 2 (1.65%) CCNA
6 2 (1.65%) RHCE
6 2 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.83%) Degree
7 1 (0.83%) MCITP
7 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.92%) SLA
2 4 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (19.01%) Active Directory
2 18 (14.88%) Hyper-V
3 12 (9.92%) vSphere
4 10 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (6.61%) Postfix
5 8 (6.61%) PowerHA
5 8 (6.61%) qmail
5 8 (6.61%) XenApp
6 7 (5.79%) Docker
7 4 (3.31%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (3.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (3.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (3.31%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.48%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 16 (13.22%) Nagios
3 11 (9.09%) Puppet
4 9 (7.44%) SCCM
5 7 (5.79%) Ansible
5 7 (5.79%) CFEngine
5 7 (5.79%) NetBackup
5 7 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.31%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (3.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (2.48%) WSUS
8 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
2 23 (19.01%) Oracle
3 20 (16.53%) VMware
4 15 (12.40%) Red Hat
4 15 (12.40%) Veritas
5 11 (9.09%) RedGate
5 11 (9.09%) SAP
6 10 (8.26%) Citrix
6 10 (8.26%) Dell
6 10 (8.26%) NetApp
7 7 (5.79%) HP
7 7 (5.79%) Siebel
8 5 (4.13%) Cisco
8 5 (4.13%) EMC
9 4 (3.31%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (3.31%) EqualLogic
9 4 (3.31%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.65%) IBM
10 2 (1.65%) Remedy
11 1 (0.83%) Sybase
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