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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 227 - 215
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFS 7 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% - 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.05% - 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Median salary £41,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-31.03% -3.33%
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
666 521 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.84% 9.78% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 541 440 449
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,700 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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
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 31 May 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
Warwickshire - 4 £39,000 -
Coventry - 3 £44,500 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 14 (100.00%) NetApp
1 14 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 12 (85.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle ZFS
2 12 (85.71%) Veritas
2 12 (85.71%) Solaris
2 12 (85.71%) Unix
2 12 (85.71%) SAN
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle
4 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
5 8 (57.14%) Sun
6 7 (50.00%) CommVault
6 7 (50.00%) Web Services
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (50.00%) Apache
6 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 7 (50.00%) Internet
6 7 (50.00%) Simpana
6 7 (50.00%) Korn
7 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (42.86%) E-business
8 5 (35.71%) IBM
8 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (35.71%) Netezza
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 4 (28.57%) Windows
9 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft

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 7 (50.00%) Apache
1 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 12 (85.71%) SAN
3 7 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) Symposium
6 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall
7 1 (7.14%) Intranet
7 1 (7.14%) LAN
7 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Unix Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Unix Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Storage Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Solaris
1 12 (85.71%) Unix
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) SUSE
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) E-business
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Change Control
2 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) DNA
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) NCDA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (50.00%) Simpana
3 3 (21.43%) Data Guard
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (14.29%) SnapMirror
4 2 (14.29%) SnapVault
5 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (7.14%) Legato
5 1 (7.14%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) NetApp
2 12 (85.71%) Veritas
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle
4 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
5 8 (57.14%) Sun
6 7 (50.00%) CommVault
7 5 (35.71%) IBM
7 5 (35.71%) Netezza
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) VMware
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco
9 3 (21.43%) HP
10 1 (7.14%) Citrix
10 1 (7.14%) Finjan