The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 177 183 157
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Permanent jobs citing NFS 3 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.082% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 0.74% 1.60% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 12
Average salary £36,250 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
NFS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
404 374 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.01% 9.71% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 338 320 262
Average salary £34,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NFS across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

NFS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NFS across the East Midlands region.

NFS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

NFS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Derbyshire +12 2 £35,000 +1.44%
Northamptonshire - 1 £37,500 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing NFS 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 NFS.

1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) RHCE
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing NFS 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 NFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) C-shell
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft