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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Clustering
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 139 146
Rank change year-on-year -19 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 44 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.13% 1.22% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.64% 3.03% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 35
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +16.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £38,800 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £49,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  

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 1669 1354 1376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 42.83% 40.14% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1124 1101
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £57,500 £60,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Stockport - 7 £32,000 - 1
Altrincham - 3 £42,500 - 1
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
Clustering
North West

Clustering
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 46 (65.71%) SQL
2 41 (58.57%) SQL Server
3 28 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (38.57%) Linux
4 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
5 20 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 19 (27.14%) Windows
6 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
6 19 (27.14%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (27.14%) Nagios
6 19 (27.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (25.71%) Unix
8 17 (24.29%) High Availability
9 16 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (18.57%) Replication
11 13 (18.57%) SAN
11 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
11 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (18.57%) CentOS
12 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
12 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (17.14%) Python
12 12 (17.14%) Perl
12 12 (17.14%) VMware
13 11 (15.71%) ITIL
13 11 (15.71%) Solaris
13 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

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 9 (12.86%) IIS
2 7 (10.00%) Apache
2 7 (10.00%) nginx
3 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.14%) JBoss
5 4 (5.71%) Alfresco
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.43%) DNN
8 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Office
3 4 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) IaaS
2 6 (8.57%) Office 365
2 6 (8.57%) PaaS
3 5 (7.14%) SaaS
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) SAN
2 10 (14.29%) DNS
3 6 (8.57%) Firewall
4 5 (7.14%) LAN
4 5 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (58.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.14%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (27.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (22.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
9 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
9 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (2.86%) MySQL
12 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) NUnit
1 4 (5.71%) Selenium
1 4 (5.71%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Advertising
3 3 (4.29%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) DBA
2 21 (30.00%) SQL DBA
3 15 (21.43%) Developer
3 15 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 13 (18.57%) SQL Server DBA
5 12 (17.14%) Administrator
6 8 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) IT Support
9 5 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.14%) Senior DBA
9 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) HTML
2 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 5 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (18.57%) Replication
2 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.00%) iPad
4 6 (8.57%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Blog
5 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 19 (27.14%) Windows
3 18 (25.71%) Unix
4 13 (18.57%) CentOS
5 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
6 11 (15.71%) Solaris
7 10 (14.29%) AIX
8 7 (10.00%) Debian
8 7 (10.00%) Ubuntu
9 6 (8.57%) OpenVMS
10 5 (7.14%) HPUX
10 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (24.29%) High Availability
3 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (15.71%) ITIL
6 9 (12.86%) ETL
7 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.57%) Incident Management
8 6 (8.57%) Load Balancing
8 6 (8.57%) Service Management
9 5 (7.14%) Capacity Management
9 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.14%) ITSM
9 5 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (5.71%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (5.71%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.71%) Programme Management
10 4 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (65.71%) SQL
2 20 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 12 (17.14%) Perl
3 12 (17.14%) Python
4 8 (11.43%) PHP
5 5 (7.14%) Java
5 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.14%) Ruby
5 5 (7.14%) VBScript
6 4 (5.71%) VBA
7 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.86%) MCITP
2 2 (2.86%) MCTS
3 1 (1.43%) MCSA
3 1 (1.43%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
1 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.43%) vSphere
3 7 (10.00%) Postfix
3 7 (10.00%) qmail
4 6 (8.57%) PowerHA
5 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (27.14%) Nagios
2 5 (7.14%) Ganglia
2 5 (7.14%) Netcool
2 5 (7.14%) SCCM
2 5 (7.14%) WSUS
3 4 (5.71%) Ansible
3 4 (5.71%) CFEngine
3 4 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.71%) Puppet
4 2 (2.86%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
3 12 (17.14%) VMware
4 10 (14.29%) Oracle
5 9 (12.86%) IBM
6 7 (10.00%) HP
7 6 (8.57%) Dell
7 6 (8.57%) NetApp
7 6 (8.57%) Veritas
8 5 (7.14%) AppDynamics
9 4 (5.71%) Cognos
10 3 (4.29%) Facebook
11 2 (2.86%) EMC
12 1 (1.43%) Cisco
12 1 (1.43%) RedGate
12 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.43%) WorldPay
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