Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DFS Replication skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DFS Replication over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1078 1180 1201
Rank change year-on-year +102 +21 +47
Permanent jobs citing DFS Replication 73 32 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.018% 0.037%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 63 29 73
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £48,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £72,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% +5.26%

DFS Replication is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21873 22272 23713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.95% 12.41% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18431 18845 19891
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

DFS Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing DFS Replication as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for DFS Replication in England

DFS Replication
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DFS Replication in England.

Salary trend for DFS Replication in England

DFS Replication
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DFS Replication in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DFS Replication in England

DFS Replication
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DFS Replication within the England region over the 6 months to 17 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
London +47 54 £62,500 +4.17% 2
North of England - 14 £34,000 -
North East - 8 £34,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 - -
South East +36 4 £43,500 -13.00% 1
South West +7 1 £52,500 +61.54%
DFS Replication
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing DFS Replication 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 England region with a requirement for DFS Replication.

1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (82.19%) Active Directory
3 57 (78.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
5 49 (67.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (64.38%) Windows Server
6 47 (64.38%) VMware
7 41 (56.16%) PowerShell
8 39 (53.42%) Citrix
9 38 (52.05%) MS Exchange
10 36 (49.32%) SAN
11 32 (43.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (39.73%) Finance
13 28 (38.36%) SCCM
13 28 (38.36%) Exchange Server 2013
14 27 (36.99%) Hyper-V
14 27 (36.99%) DNS
15 26 (35.62%) NetApp
15 26 (35.62%) DHCP
16 25 (34.25%) XenApp
17 23 (31.51%) VLAN
18 22 (30.14%) WLAN
19 21 (28.77%) HP
19 21 (28.77%) VMware ESXi
20 20 (27.40%) IIS
21 19 (26.03%) WAN
21 19 (26.03%) Cisco
21 19 (26.03%) WSUS
22 18 (24.66%) SharePoint
22 18 (24.66%) Law

DFS Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 38 (52.05%) MS Exchange
2 28 (38.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (27.40%) IIS
4 18 (24.66%) SharePoint
5 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.11%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.74%) FileNet
8 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.74%) iTrent
1 2 (2.74%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.37%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (19.18%) Office 365
3 10 (13.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.11%) G Suite
5 2 (2.74%) Akamai
5 2 (2.74%) IaaS
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 2 (2.74%) PaaS
6 1 (1.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 36 (49.32%) SAN
2 27 (36.99%) DNS
3 26 (35.62%) DHCP
4 23 (31.51%) VLAN
5 22 (30.14%) WLAN
6 19 (26.03%) WAN
7 17 (23.29%) NAS
8 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
9 11 (15.07%) LAN
9 11 (15.07%) VoIP
10 10 (13.70%) SMTP
11 9 (12.33%) Firewall
12 8 (10.96%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (6.85%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (5.48%) Wireless
15 3 (4.11%) DMZ
15 3 (4.11%) NetScaler
16 2 (2.74%) HTTP
16 2 (2.74%) Internet
16 2 (2.74%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) JIRA
General
1 29 (39.73%) Finance
2 18 (24.66%) Law
3 17 (23.29%) Legal
4 11 (15.07%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (20.55%) Server Engineer
2 15 (20.55%) Windows Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 14 (19.18%) Team Leader
4 13 (17.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 11 (15.07%) Desktop Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Desktop Support
5 11 (15.07%) PowerShell Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) SCCM Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Senior Server Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Support
8 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Support Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) .NET
1 11 (15.07%) WSH
2 8 (10.96%) WAP
3 5 (6.85%) Web Services
4 2 (2.74%) CSS
4 2 (2.74%) HTML
5 1 (1.37%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.37%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Clustering
2 9 (12.33%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.59%) Replication
4 6 (8.22%) Client/Server
4 6 (8.22%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (4.11%) User Experience
6 2 (2.74%) BYOD
6 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.74%) Handset
6 2 (2.74%) IVR
6 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (78.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (67.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (64.38%) Windows Server
5 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
6 7 (9.59%) Linux
7 4 (5.48%) CentOS
7 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.37%) Debian
10 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Patch Management
2 16 (21.92%) ITIL
2 16 (21.92%) Project Management
3 14 (19.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (19.18%) Service Delivery
4 12 (16.44%) Incident Management
4 12 (16.44%) Proactive Monitoring
4 12 (16.44%) Server Virtualisation
5 11 (15.07%) Low Latency
6 9 (12.33%) Capacity Management
6 9 (12.33%) E-Discovery
7 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 8 (10.96%) Proactive Management
7 8 (10.96%) WAN Optimisation
8 6 (8.22%) Migration
8 6 (8.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.85%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (6.85%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) PowerShell
2 16 (21.92%) SQL
3 12 (16.44%) Python
4 11 (15.07%) C#
4 11 (15.07%) Perl
5 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.74%) PHP
6 1 (1.37%) VB
6 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) MCITP
2 5 (6.85%) MCSA
2 5 (6.85%) MCSE
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) CCA
3 2 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.74%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (82.19%) Active Directory
2 32 (43.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (36.99%) Hyper-V
4 25 (34.25%) XenApp
5 21 (28.77%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (15.07%) Terminal Server
6 11 (15.07%) XenDesktop
7 10 (13.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (9.59%) Xen
9 4 (5.48%) VMware Server
9 4 (5.48%) XenServer
10 2 (2.74%) BitLocker
10 2 (2.74%) vSphere
11 1 (1.37%) Docker
11 1 (1.37%) pfSense
11 1 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (38.36%) SCCM
2 19 (26.03%) WSUS
3 15 (20.55%) SCOM
4 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 11 (15.07%) WMI
6 10 (13.70%) SCOrch
7 9 (12.33%) XenMobile
8 8 (10.96%) Backup Exec
9 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (2.74%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
10 2 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (2.74%) SafeCom
10 2 (2.74%) SCDPM
10 2 (2.74%) SCVMM
11 1 (1.37%) Rsyslog
11 1 (1.37%) SCSM
Vendors
1 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
2 47 (64.38%) VMware
3 39 (53.42%) Citrix
4 26 (35.62%) NetApp
5 21 (28.77%) HP
6 19 (26.03%) Cisco
7 14 (19.18%) SolarWinds
8 9 (12.33%) AppSense
8 9 (12.33%) Mitel
9 8 (10.96%) Meraki
9 8 (10.96%) Riverbed
9 8 (10.96%) Symantec
10 6 (8.22%) arcserve
10 6 (8.22%) CA
10 6 (8.22%) Sophos
10 6 (8.22%) Veeam
10 6 (8.22%) Veritas
11 5 (6.85%) EMC
11 5 (6.85%) LANDesk
12 4 (5.48%) Red Hat