Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GPFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GPFS over the 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1043 1136 1177
Rank change year-on-year +93 +41 +54
Permanent jobs citing GPFS 1 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.004% 0.047% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 12
England median annual salary - £45,476 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.05% -20.87%
UK median annual salary - £45,476 £45,500
% change year-on-year - -0.05% -20.87%

GPFS 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 22,956 23,465 21,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.52% 14.76% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18,843 19,057 18,084
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

GPFS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GPFS in England

GPFS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GPFS in England

GPFS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPFS within the England region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
South East +37 1 - -
GPFS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing GPFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for GPFS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Antivirus Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Management

GPFS
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Antivirus Management
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware