The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 216 208 218
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing NFS 9 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.44% 0.78% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 6
Median salary £46,000 £43,250 £46,968
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.35% -7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,450 £39,730
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £46,750 £55,330
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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 West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
627 511 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.50% 10.05% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 481 405 606
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,550
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing NFS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £50,000 -
Coventry +2 2 £49,000 +17.26%
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing NFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for NFS.

1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) NetApp
1 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
1 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Veritas
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Internet
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) E-business
6 5 (33.33%) Replication
6 5 (33.33%) Netezza
6 5 (33.33%) Korn
6 5 (33.33%) Sun
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) SLA
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (33.33%) CommVault

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) Symposium
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) HPUX
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (26.67%) AIX
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) E-business
4 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (26.67%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
4 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (26.67%) EdgeSight
2 4 (26.67%) Simpana
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) NetApp
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
1 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas
3 5 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) CommVault
3 5 (33.33%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) Netezza
3 5 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco