The first table below looks at the demand for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 82 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing NFS 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.50% 0.18% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 2.51% 1.19% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
239 168 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.75% 15.30% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 211 143 165
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
NFS
East of England

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

NFS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

NFS Salary Trend in Essex

NFS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Basildon +10 6 £45,000 -18.18%
NFS
East of England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) SNMP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) NAS
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) SSH
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) SNMP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) NAS
1 5 (71.43%) SSH
2 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Operations Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Operations Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) XenServer
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix