The first table below looks at the demand for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 23 April 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 193 - 187
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFS 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% - 0.043%
As % of the System Software category 1.41% - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
496 637 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.94% 12.54% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 436 539 310
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
NFS
England

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NFS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

NFS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

NFS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

NFS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

NFS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 3 £52,500 -
Coventry - 2 £38,750 -
Solihull - 2 £37,500 -
Walsall - 2 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £52,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £52,500 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) iSCSI
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) FTP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (28.57%) NCDA
4 2 (28.57%) NCIE
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) EPiServer
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) iSCSI
2 4 (57.14%) FTP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Storage Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) SUSE
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) DNA
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Management
1 2 (28.57%) Supply Chain Management
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) NCDA
1 2 (28.57%) NCIE
2 1 (14.29%) VCP5
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) EPiServer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam