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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clustering
Rank 159 175 216
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +41
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 73 81 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.29% 1.23% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.22% 3.26% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 66 59 40
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +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
2267 2484 2536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.05% 37.70% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 1966 1972
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,994 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 1 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 1 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 51 £44,000 +10.00% 2
Cheshire +4 10 £42,500 -
Lancashire +2 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Merseyside +7 5 £28,000 -37.77% 2
Clustering
England

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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 81 (65.85%) SQL
1 81 (65.85%) SQL Server
2 79 (64.23%) Replication
3 68 (55.28%) T-SQL
4 59 (47.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (47.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 57 (46.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 56 (45.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 49 (39.84%) High Availability
9 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
10 42 (34.15%) Windows
11 40 (32.52%) SQL Server 2014
12 37 (30.08%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (29.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 34 (27.64%) Finance
15 26 (21.14%) Active Directory
16 24 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (17.89%) PowerShell
17 22 (17.89%) Windows Server 2008
18 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
19 20 (16.26%) SAN
19 20 (16.26%) ETL
20 19 (15.45%) Data Warehouse
20 19 (15.45%) VMware
21 18 (14.63%) ANSI SQL
21 18 (14.63%) Windows Server
22 17 (13.82%) Database Mirroring
22 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
22 17 (13.82%) ITIL

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 15 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.69%) Skype for Business
5 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) Office 365
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.81%) Engine Yard
4 1 (0.81%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) Heroku
4 1 (0.81%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.26%) SAN
2 7 (5.69%) Firewall
2 7 (5.69%) LAN
3 6 (4.88%) VoIP
4 5 (4.07%) NAS
4 5 (4.07%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (3.25%) DNS
5 4 (3.25%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.25%) IPv4
5 4 (3.25%) SMTP
5 4 (3.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.25%) VPN
6 3 (2.44%) S/MIME
6 3 (2.44%) WAN
6 3 (2.44%) Wireless
7 2 (1.63%) DMZ
7 2 (1.63%) HTTP
7 2 (1.63%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.63%) Internet
7 2 (1.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (65.85%) SQL Server
2 59 (47.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (47.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 57 (46.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (45.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (32.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 36 (29.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (15.45%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 13 (10.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (8.13%) MySQL
12 9 (7.32%) DTS
12 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (5.69%) Relational Database
14 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (1.63%) GIS
16 1 (0.81%) Big Data
16 1 (0.81%) Datazen
16 1 (0.81%) OLTP
16 1 (0.81%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.44%) ERwin
3 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) tSQLt
4 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (27.64%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Legal
3 3 (2.44%) Law
3 3 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (56.91%) DBA
2 63 (51.22%) SQL DBA
3 34 (27.64%) SQL Server DBA
4 27 (21.95%) Administrator
5 12 (9.76%) Developer
6 11 (8.94%) Analyst
7 9 (7.32%) Consultant
8 8 (6.50%) SQL Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) MySQL DBA
9 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) T-SQL Developer
10 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) VMware Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.25%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.13%) .NET
2 3 (2.44%) Web Services
3 2 (1.63%) Middleware
4 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.81%) MCollective
4 1 (0.81%) MDX
4 1 (0.81%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (64.23%) Replication
2 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.69%) Symmetrix
4 6 (4.88%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.25%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.25%) HP StoreVirtual
5 4 (3.25%) IBM XIV
6 3 (2.44%) CCTV
6 3 (2.44%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.44%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.44%) FMCG
6 3 (2.44%) iPad
7 2 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (34.15%) Windows
2 22 (17.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (14.63%) Windows Server
4 16 (13.01%) Linux
4 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (9.76%) CentOS
7 5 (4.07%) Unix
8 4 (3.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.81%) Solaris
9 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.84%) High Availability
2 37 (30.08%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (16.26%) ETL
6 17 (13.82%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (13.82%) Database Mirroring
6 17 (13.82%) ITIL
7 15 (12.20%) E-Commerce
7 15 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (8.94%) Project Management
9 10 (8.13%) Load Balancing
10 9 (7.32%) Change Management
10 9 (7.32%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (6.50%) Change Control
11 8 (6.50%) Migration
12 7 (5.69%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (5.69%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (65.85%) SQL
2 68 (55.28%) T-SQL
3 22 (17.89%) PowerShell
4 18 (14.63%) ANSI SQL
5 4 (3.25%) VBScript
6 3 (2.44%) Java
7 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.63%) Python
7 2 (1.63%) Ruby
8 1 (0.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) CCNA
2 5 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.44%) MCDBA
4 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.81%) MCSA
5 1 (0.81%) MCSE
5 1 (0.81%) PhD
5 1 (0.81%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (21.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.38%) Hyper-V
2 14 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.69%) SRDF
4 5 (4.07%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.44%) XenApp
5 3 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) LiteSpeed
1 6 (4.88%) SCCM
2 4 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (2.44%) Puppet
3 3 (2.44%) SCOM
4 2 (1.63%) Ansible
5 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.81%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.81%) Nagios
5 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.45%) VMware
3 14 (11.38%) Cisco
3 14 (11.38%) RedGate
4 10 (8.13%) Citrix
5 9 (7.32%) NetApp
5 9 (7.32%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.50%) HP
7 7 (5.69%) EMC
8 5 (4.07%) Dell
8 5 (4.07%) Oracle
8 5 (4.07%) SolarWinds
8 5 (4.07%) Symantec
9 4 (3.25%) IBM
9 4 (3.25%) Remedy
10 3 (2.44%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.44%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.44%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (2.44%) Veritas
11 2 (1.63%) Sun
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