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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS)
Rank 882 917 869
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -48
Permanent jobs citing GPFS 13 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.008% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.072% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 14
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,000 £40,995
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £32,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -20.72%

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
12114 12478 10857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.09% 10.60% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10042 10439 9241
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 July 2015 within the UK.

GPFS Salary Histogram in the UK

GPFS
Top 13 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 6 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +24 12 £50,000 -9.09% 3
London +26 9 £48,750 -13.33% 2
City of London +35 1 £40,000 -28.88% 1
North West -2 1 - - 1
South East - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £62,500 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £62,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -

GPFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) SAS
1 7 (46.67%) SPSS
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
1 7 (46.67%) Information Management
1 7 (46.67%) Data Management
1 7 (46.67%) Use Case
1 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
1 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
1 7 (46.67%) R
1 7 (46.67%) MapReduce
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analytics
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
1 7 (46.67%) HDFS
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) Mahout
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (40.00%) BigTable
2 6 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (40.00%) Talend
2 6 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (40.00%) Pentaho
2 6 (40.00%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) Informatica
2 6 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Cognos

GPFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
1 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 6 (40.00%) BigTable
2 6 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (40.00%) Pentaho
2 6 (40.00%) Mahout
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Informix
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (13.33%) International Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Data Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Data Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Administrator
4 4 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Server Support
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) UNIX Support
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Data Management
1 7 (46.67%) Information Management
1 7 (46.67%) Use Case
1 7 (46.67%) MapReduce
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analytics
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (6.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) R
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) HDFS
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (6.67%) PowerHA
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Informatica
1 6 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
1 6 (40.00%) Cognos
1 6 (40.00%) Talend
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Hortonworks
5 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
5 1 (6.67%) MapR
UK
Atos
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + £6k car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago