The table below looks at the statistics for GPFS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPFS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS)
Rank 928 938 940
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing GPFS 23 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.003% 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.19% 0.023% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £30,223 £42,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-28.04% +31.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12147 12987 10844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.97% 12.42% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10318 10968 8957
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

GPFS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GPFS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

GPFS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GPFS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPFS within the UK.

GPFS Salary Trend in the UK

GPFS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPFS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

GPFS Salary Histogram in the UK

GPFS
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPFS within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 23 £55,000 +30.95% 7
London - 17 £61,250 - 2
South East - 3 - - 2
North West - 3 £30,223 - 1
Warrington - 3 £30,223 -
Cheshire - 3 £30,223 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
City of London - 1 £55,000 - 1

GPFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing GPFS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GPFS.

1 26 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 24 (70.59%) Linux
3 22 (64.71%) Clustering
4 15 (44.12%) Banking
4 15 (44.12%) Red Hat
4 15 (44.12%) Unix
5 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) Change Control
6 13 (38.24%) Windows
6 13 (38.24%) VMware
7 11 (32.35%) Oracle
7 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
8 10 (29.41%) NetApp
9 9 (26.47%) SAN
9 9 (26.47%) Retail
9 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (26.47%) International Banking
10 8 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
10 8 (23.53%) Project Management
10 8 (23.53%) HACMP
10 8 (23.53%) AIX
10 8 (23.53%) Solaris
10 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco
11 7 (20.59%) IBM
11 7 (20.59%) Perl

GPFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing GPFS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GPFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Drupal
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) DHCP
2 5 (14.71%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
2 5 (14.71%) LDAP
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 3 (8.82%) InfiniBand
3 3 (8.82%) Internet
3 3 (8.82%) SNMP
3 3 (8.82%) VPN
4 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.88%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) SMTP
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) BGP
5 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.94%) MPLS
5 1 (2.94%) NetScreen
5 1 (2.94%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Big Data
2 3 (8.82%) IBM BigInsights
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Hudson
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
1 3 (8.82%) Trac
General
1 15 (44.12%) Banking
2 9 (26.47%) International Banking
2 9 (26.47%) Retail
3 8 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Administrator
2 16 (47.06%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (23.53%) Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Wintel Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Information Security Specialist
7 3 (8.82%) Information Specialist
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Security Specialist
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Information Security Specialist
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Security Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) LAMP
1 3 (8.82%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Clustering
2 8 (23.53%) HACMP
3 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Life Science
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Grid Computing
4 3 (8.82%) Health Informatics
4 3 (8.82%) Informatics
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
4 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.94%) Biology
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 24 (70.59%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Unix
4 13 (38.24%) Windows
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
6 8 (23.53%) AIX
6 8 (23.53%) Solaris
7 3 (8.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Change Control
2 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
3 8 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (17.65%) Analytics
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Change Management
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) Line Management
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Data Management
6 3 (8.82%) Fault Management
6 3 (8.82%) Information Governance
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.82%) Release Management
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) Time Management
6 3 (8.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Perl
3 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) RHCE
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.82%) NFS
4 2 (5.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Tivoli
1 7 (20.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Puppet
3 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (8.82%) Nagios
5 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Red Hat
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 11 (32.35%) Oracle
4 10 (29.41%) NetApp
5 7 (20.59%) Cisco
5 7 (20.59%) IBM
6 6 (17.65%) Intel
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.82%) Brocade
8 3 (8.82%) Dell
8 3 (8.82%) HP
8 3 (8.82%) Opsware
8 3 (8.82%) Remedy
9 2 (5.88%) 3Com
9 2 (5.88%) Google
10 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.94%) EMC
10 1 (2.94%) Isilon
10 1 (2.94%) Juniper
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