The table below looks at the statistics for GPFS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPFS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS)
Rank 935 980 957
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -23
Permanent jobs citing GPFS 13 5 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.004% 0.031%
As % of the System Software category 0.10% 0.037% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Median salary £30,223 £62,500 £34,607
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.64% +80.59%
UK excluding London median salary £30,223 £66,250 £34,607
% change year-on-year
-54.38% +91.43%

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
12651 13613 12506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.25% 12.13% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10710 11171 10502
Median salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

GPFS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GPFS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPFS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +43 13 £30,223 -51.64% 2
North West +30 5 £30,223 -56.82%
London +19 5 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Warrington - 5 £30,223 -
Cheshire - 5 £30,223 -
South East +13 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
City of London +63 1 £55,000 +37.50%

GPFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing GPFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GPFS.

1 27 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Linux
3 25 (69.44%) Clustering
4 20 (55.56%) Unix
5 19 (52.78%) Red Hat
6 18 (50.00%) Banking
6 18 (50.00%) Change Control
7 13 (36.11%) SQL
8 10 (27.78%) Retail
8 10 (27.78%) International Banking
9 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (25.00%) SAN
9 9 (25.00%) NetApp
9 9 (25.00%) Project Management
9 9 (25.00%) VMware
9 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (25.00%) Windows
9 9 (25.00%) Intel
10 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 8 (22.22%) Tivoli
10 8 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 8 (22.22%) HACMP
10 8 (22.22%) AIX
10 8 (22.22%) Solaris
10 8 (22.22%) Oracle
10 8 (22.22%) ITIL
10 8 (22.22%) IBM
10 8 (22.22%) MS Visio
10 8 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (22.22%) Technical Architecture

GPFS
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 7 (19.44%) SPSS
3 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) BGP
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) IPsec
4 1 (2.78%) MPLS
4 1 (2.78%) NetScreen
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) OSPF
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) IBM BigInsights
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (50.00%) Banking
2 10 (27.78%) International Banking
2 10 (27.78%) Retail
3 7 (19.44%) Finance
4 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Administrator
2 18 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (22.22%) Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Wintel Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) IT Risk Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (69.44%) Clustering
2 8 (22.22%) HACMP
3 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
4 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.78%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Linux
3 20 (55.56%) Unix
4 9 (25.00%) Windows
5 8 (22.22%) AIX
5 8 (22.22%) Solaris
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Change Control
2 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 8 (22.22%) Line Management
3 8 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (19.44%) Analytics
4 7 (19.44%) Data Analytics
4 7 (19.44%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (13.89%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.78%) Server Building
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
2 7 (19.44%) Perl
2 7 (19.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) RHCE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 8 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Red Hat
2 9 (25.00%) Intel
2 9 (25.00%) NetApp
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) IBM
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) EMC
4 2 (5.56%) Juniper
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Aspera
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.78%) Signiant
5 1 (2.78%) Sony
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