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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 142 162
Rank change year-on-year -41 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 24 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.57% 1.37% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 3.32% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 11
Median salary £41,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% -2.24%  

Clustering is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1732 1447 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 41.36% 41.24% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1269 1057
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Clustering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Clustering in Manchester

Clustering
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering in Manchester.

Salary trend for Clustering in Manchester

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Clustering in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Clustering in Manchester

Clustering
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Altrincham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Cheadle - 1 £37,500 -
Clustering
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Clustering.

1 47 (69.12%) SQL
2 44 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 26 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (36.76%) Windows
5 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
6 21 (30.88%) Windows Server
7 20 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (27.94%) Linux
8 19 (27.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (27.94%) High Availability
9 18 (26.47%) T-SQL
10 16 (23.53%) Unix
10 16 (23.53%) Finance
11 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (22.06%) ITIL
12 14 (20.59%) Oracle
12 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (20.59%) Red Hat
13 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (17.65%) Nagios
13 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
13 12 (17.65%) HP
13 12 (17.65%) IIS
14 11 (16.18%) Dell
14 11 (16.18%) Firewall
14 11 (16.18%) Replication
14 11 (16.18%) Office 365
14 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (14.71%) SaaS

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 12 (17.65%) IIS
2 8 (11.76%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.88%) Alfresco
3 4 (5.88%) JBoss
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.94%) Apache
4 2 (2.94%) nginx
5 1 (1.47%) DNN
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (16.18%) Office 365
2 10 (14.71%) SaaS
3 8 (11.76%) OpenShift
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) Firewall
2 10 (14.71%) LAN
2 10 (14.71%) WAN
3 7 (10.29%) DNS
4 5 (7.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 20 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (27.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
10 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
10 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (5.88%) MySQL
11 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
11 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
11 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (2.94%) Big Data
13 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) NUnit
1 4 (5.88%) Selenium
1 4 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) DBA
2 23 (33.82%) SQL DBA
3 15 (22.06%) SQL Server DBA
4 13 (19.12%) Administrator
4 13 (19.12%) Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) SQL Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Support Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 10 (14.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 10 (14.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) IT Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) IT Support
6 10 (14.71%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) .NET
1 5 (7.35%) XML
2 4 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (2.94%) CakePHP
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
3 2 (2.94%) jQuery
3 2 (2.94%) Laravel
3 2 (2.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Replication
2 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.76%) iPad
4 6 (8.82%) Private Cloud
5 5 (7.35%) BBC
5 5 (7.35%) Social Media
6 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.47%) Blog
7 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.76%) Windows
2 21 (30.88%) Windows Server
3 19 (27.94%) Linux
4 16 (23.53%) Unix
5 9 (13.24%) AIX
6 7 (10.29%) CentOS
7 5 (7.35%) HPUX
7 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.35%) Solaris
7 5 (7.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.94%) Debian
8 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (27.94%) High Availability
3 15 (22.06%) ITIL
4 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.76%) ETL
6 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
7 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) SQL
2 18 (26.47%) T-SQL
3 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 10 (14.71%) Python
3 10 (14.71%) VBScript
4 8 (11.76%) Ruby
5 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.35%) Perl
6 5 (7.35%) PHP
7 4 (5.88%) Java
7 4 (5.88%) VBA
8 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.47%) MCITP
2 1 (1.47%) MCTS
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.71%) Hyper-V
3 9 (13.24%) PowerHA
4 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.82%) vSphere
5 3 (4.41%) Docker
6 2 (2.94%) Postfix
6 2 (2.94%) qmail
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) Nagios
2 10 (14.71%) SCCM
2 10 (14.71%) WSUS
3 9 (13.24%) Ansible
3 9 (13.24%) CFEngine
3 9 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (13.24%) Puppet
4 4 (5.88%) Ganglia
4 4 (5.88%) Netcool
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.59%) Oracle
2 14 (20.59%) Red Hat
3 12 (17.65%) HP
4 11 (16.18%) Dell
5 9 (13.24%) IBM
5 9 (13.24%) Veritas
6 8 (11.76%) Facebook
6 8 (11.76%) VMware
7 5 (7.35%) Apple
7 5 (7.35%) Google
7 5 (7.35%) Sony
7 5 (7.35%) Yahoo!
8 4 (5.88%) AppDynamics
8 4 (5.88%) Cognos
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco
9 1 (1.47%) RedGate
9 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.47%) WorldPay
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