Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 215 193
Rank change year-on-year -53 -22 +54
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 27 73 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.34% 0.99% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 2.45% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 53 51
Manchester median annual salary £41,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +17.65% +3.03%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,125 £54,000 £47,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.11% +15.63% -20.00%

Clustering is in the Generic IT 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 IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3194 2979 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.16% 40.45% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2632 2581 2140
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,775 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,375
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 5 £40,000 -
Clustering
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (33.33%) SAN
6 9 (33.33%) ITIL
6 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (29.63%) VMware
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 7 (25.93%) High Availability
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco
10 5 (18.52%) ETL
10 5 (18.52%) IIS
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (18.52%) CCNP
10 5 (18.52%) CCNA
10 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS

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 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Office 365
4 2 (7.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) BGP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) IPsec
4 1 (3.70%) MPLS
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) TACACS
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (14.81%) MySQL
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (7.41%) Big Data
8 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
9 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Games
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) DBA
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Production DBA
4 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) CakePHP
3 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.70%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) Laravel
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) Symfony
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (14.81%) Unix
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
1 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (25.93%) High Availability
3 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (14.81%) Customer Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (14.81%) Network Design
4 4 (14.81%) Open Source
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Database Security
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 4 (14.81%) PHP
3 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCNA
2 5 (18.52%) CCNP
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) PowerHA
4 1 (3.70%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
3 2 (7.41%) CFEngine
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.70%) Perfmon
4 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) Veritas
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Meraki
7 1 (3.70%) New Relic