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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 213 193 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing NFS 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.14% -
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 1.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
484 489 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.05% 9.91% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 393 432 554
Average salary £35,000 £36,645 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% -8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 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
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 1 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
Birmingham -17 1 - -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle