Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1110 1206 1218
Rank change year-on-year +96 +12 +32
Permanent jobs citing DFS Replication 74 41 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.022% 0.039%
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 64 38 80
UK median annual salary £61,250 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.08% +20.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £86,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +82.69%

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22776 23581 24937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.07% 12.43% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19173 19842 20791
UK 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 £22,696
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%

DFS Replication
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DFS Replication in the UK

DFS Replication
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DFS Replication in the UK

DFS Replication
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DFS Replication over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for DFS Replication in the UK

DFS Replication
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DFS Replication within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 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
England +82 70 £62,500 +4.17% 2
London +39 55 £62,500 +4.17% 2
UK excluding London +50 19 £40,000 -5.88%
North of England - 10 £33,250 -
Yorkshire - 6 - -
South East +51 4 £61,750 +23.50%
North East - 4 £33,250 -
Scotland - 3 £40,000 -
South West +7 1 £52,500 +61.54%
Northern Ireland -26 1 £32,500 -7.14%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 with a requirement for DFS Replication.

1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 62 (83.78%) Active Directory
3 60 (81.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (66.22%) Windows Server
4 49 (66.22%) MS Exchange
5 47 (63.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (56.76%) VMware
7 40 (54.05%) Citrix
8 37 (50.00%) Finance
9 36 (48.65%) DNS
9 36 (48.65%) SAN
10 35 (47.30%) DHCP
11 33 (44.59%) SharePoint
12 31 (41.89%) SCCM
13 30 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2013
14 28 (37.84%) PowerShell
14 28 (37.84%) IIS
14 28 (37.84%) NetApp
14 28 (37.84%) Project Management
15 27 (36.49%) VMware ESXi
16 26 (35.14%) SQL
17 22 (29.73%) Legal
18 20 (27.03%) Law
18 20 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
18 20 (27.03%) Hyper-V
18 20 (27.03%) WSUS
19 19 (25.68%) XenApp

DFS Replication
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 49 (66.22%) MS Exchange
2 33 (44.59%) SharePoint
3 30 (40.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (37.84%) IIS
5 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (12.16%) FileNet
7 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (12.16%) iTrent
1 9 (12.16%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.35%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.27%) Office 365
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (8.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.70%) Akamai
5 2 (2.70%) IaaS
5 2 (2.70%) PaaS
6 1 (1.35%) G Suite
6 1 (1.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 36 (48.65%) DNS
1 36 (48.65%) SAN
2 35 (47.30%) DHCP
3 15 (20.27%) WAN
4 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
5 12 (16.22%) WLAN
6 11 (14.86%) VLAN
7 10 (13.51%) NAS
7 10 (13.51%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (10.81%) VoIP
9 7 (9.46%) LAN
10 6 (8.11%) SMTP
11 4 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (5.41%) Firewall
12 3 (4.05%) NetScaler
13 2 (2.70%) HTTP
13 2 (2.70%) Internet
13 2 (2.70%) Wireless
14 1 (1.35%) 802.11
14 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) JIRA
2 3 (4.05%) NetBeans
2 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (50.00%) Finance
2 22 (29.73%) Legal
3 20 (27.03%) Law
4 10 (13.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 20 (27.03%) Team Leader
2 13 (17.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 12 (16.22%) Server Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Desktop Support
5 10 (13.51%) Infrastructure Support
5 10 (13.51%) PowerShell Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) SCCM Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Server Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Analyst
7 8 (10.81%) Architect
7 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (10.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) .NET
2 10 (13.51%) WSH
3 9 (12.16%) Web Services
4 8 (10.81%) CSS
4 8 (10.81%) HTML
5 4 (5.41%) WAP
6 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.35%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Replication
2 9 (12.16%) Clustering
2 9 (12.16%) Fat Client
2 9 (12.16%) IVR
2 9 (12.16%) Thin Client
3 7 (9.46%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.46%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.70%) BYOD
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (81.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (66.22%) Windows Server
4 47 (63.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.41%) Linux
7 1 (1.35%) CentOS
7 1 (1.35%) Debian
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Project Management
2 20 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (21.62%) ITIL
4 12 (16.22%) Patch Management
4 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
5 10 (13.51%) Document Management
5 10 (13.51%) Low Latency
6 9 (12.16%) CRM
6 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
6 9 (12.16%) Process Management
7 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 8 (10.81%) Migration
7 8 (10.81%) Server Virtualisation
7 8 (10.81%) WAN Optimisation
8 7 (9.46%) Capacity Management
8 7 (9.46%) E-Discovery
8 7 (9.46%) Incident Management
8 7 (9.46%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) PowerShell
2 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 13 (17.57%) C#
4 11 (14.86%) Python
5 10 (13.51%) Perl
6 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.81%) PHP
7 3 (4.05%) Java
7 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.35%) VB
8 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) DBS Check
3 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) MCITP
4 5 (6.76%) MCSA
4 5 (6.76%) MCSE
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) CCA
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (83.78%) Active Directory
2 27 (36.49%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (27.03%) Hyper-V
3 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (25.68%) XenApp
5 10 (13.51%) Terminal Server
6 9 (12.16%) XenDesktop
7 8 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (6.76%) Xen
9 4 (5.41%) VMware Server
9 4 (5.41%) XenServer
10 2 (2.70%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.35%) Docker
11 1 (1.35%) pfSense
11 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (41.89%) SCCM
2 20 (27.03%) WSUS
3 14 (18.92%) SCOM
4 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 10 (13.51%) WMI
6 8 (10.81%) SCOrch
7 7 (9.46%) XenMobile
8 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.70%) SafeCom
8 2 (2.70%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.70%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.35%) Rsyslog
9 1 (1.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 62 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 42 (56.76%) VMware
3 40 (54.05%) Citrix
4 28 (37.84%) NetApp
5 14 (18.92%) SolarWinds
6 13 (17.57%) Cisco
6 13 (17.57%) HP
7 9 (12.16%) Atlassian
7 9 (12.16%) Mitel
7 9 (12.16%) Northgate
7 9 (12.16%) Oracle
8 8 (10.81%) Riverbed
9 7 (9.46%) AppSense
10 6 (8.11%) Meraki
11 5 (6.76%) EMC
11 5 (6.76%) LANDesk
12 3 (4.05%) Clearswift
12 3 (4.05%) Lumension
13 2 (2.70%) 3PAR
13 2 (2.70%) Proofpoint