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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clustering over the 6 months to 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 241 207 146
Rank change year-on-year -34 -61 +121
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 22 17 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.35% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.95% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 30
10th Percentile £42,300 - -
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £46,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.22% -7.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £74,625 £70,875 £61,250
North West median annual salary £51,250 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.22% -7.00% +13.64%

Clustering is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,443 1,782 1,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.11% 37.04% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,626 1,269 907
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,200
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £39,121
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +12.05%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Manchester

Clustering
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Clustering in Manchester.

Salary trend for Clustering in Manchester

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Clustering in Manchester over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Clustering in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, IT jobs citing Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 13 (59.09%) SQL
1 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) Azure
5 9 (40.91%) DevOps
5 9 (40.91%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Replication
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 5 (22.73%) SLA
9 5 (22.73%) IBM
9 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
9 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
9 5 (22.73%) IaaS
9 5 (22.73%) AWS
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (18.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 4 (18.18%) Application Security
10 4 (18.18%) Break/Fix
10 4 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (18.18%) Cyber Defence
10 4 (18.18%) Cyber Intelligence
10 4 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 4 (18.18%) Failover Clustering

Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Azure
2 5 (22.73%) AWS
2 5 (22.73%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 1 (4.55%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) FTP
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.55%) SNMP
3 1 (4.55%) VLAN
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
4 4 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (18.18%) DB2
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.64%) MariaDB
5 3 (13.64%) MySQL
5 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) DBA
2 10 (45.45%) SQL DBA
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (18.18%) Database Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Senior SQL DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (18.18%) CentOS
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) AIX
7 1 (4.55%) HPUX
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) SUSE
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (40.91%) DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Agile
3 4 (18.18%) Application Security
3 4 (18.18%) Break/Fix
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (18.18%) Change Data Capture
3 4 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (18.18%) Cyber Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Data Management
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) High Availability
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) Docker
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.09%) SCOM
3 2 (9.09%) WSUS
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (4.55%) Terraform
4 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.55%) Brocade
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) jetNEXUS
6 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) Veeam