Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for NFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NFS over the 6 months to 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 933 1010 965
Rank change year-on-year +77 -45 -64
Permanent jobs citing NFS 116 133 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.087% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 0.57% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 80 104 183
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,787 £35,075 £37,100
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -8.26% -0.91%

NFS is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21,965 23,236 21,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.39% 15.13% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18,195 19,035 18,300
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in England

NFS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for NFS in England

NFS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NFS in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for NFS in England

NFS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the England region over the 6 months to 23 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +73 49 £67,500 +10.20% 4
South East +41 30 £60,000 +41.18% 14
North of England +37 16 £52,500 +13.51% 7
North West +57 13 £52,500 +5.00% 4
South West +7 9 £60,000 +33.33%
Midlands +45 7 £39,764 +3.28% 1
West Midlands +20 7 £39,764 - 1
East of England +63 4 £60,000 -16.67%
Yorkshire +11 3 £82,500 +94.12% 2
NFS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT jobs citing NFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for NFS.

1 78 (67.24%) Linux
2 67 (57.76%) Microsoft
3 55 (47.41%) VMware
3 55 (47.41%) Ansible
4 54 (46.55%) ITIL
5 50 (43.10%) DNS
6 49 (42.24%) C
7 48 (41.38%) Windows
8 47 (40.52%) Active Directory
9 45 (38.79%) DHCP
10 44 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 41 (35.34%) Unix
12 40 (34.48%) Oracle
13 38 (32.76%) NetApp
13 38 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (31.90%) Red Hat
15 36 (31.03%) iSCSI
16 35 (30.17%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (30.17%) Finance
17 34 (29.31%) Big Data
18 33 (28.45%) SLA
19 32 (27.59%) Solaris
19 32 (27.59%) SAN
20 31 (26.72%) Degree
20 31 (26.72%) Fibre Channel
21 30 (25.86%) Windows Server
21 30 (25.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 30 (25.86%) LDAP
22 29 (25.00%) Python
23 28 (24.14%) Docker

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (11.21%) Apache
2 11 (9.48%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.76%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.90%) IIS
4 8 (6.90%) MS Exchange
5 7 (6.03%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (4.31%) JBoss
6 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.45%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.72%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.72%) JCAPS
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.86%) SAS
9 1 (0.86%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.86%) InDesign
2 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.41%) Azure
2 18 (15.52%) AWS
3 9 (7.76%) Office 365
4 7 (6.03%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.31%) IaaS
6 3 (2.59%) OneDrive
6 3 (2.59%) SaaS
7 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.72%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.86%) Datadog
8 1 (0.86%) GCP
8 1 (0.86%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 50 (43.10%) DNS
2 45 (38.79%) DHCP
3 36 (31.03%) iSCSI
4 32 (27.59%) SAN
5 31 (26.72%) Fibre Channel
6 24 (20.69%) DMZ
7 15 (12.93%) FCoE
7 15 (12.93%) TCP/IP
8 14 (12.07%) VSAN
9 12 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (10.34%) Software-Defined Networking
9 12 (10.34%) WAN
10 11 (9.48%) Internet
10 11 (9.48%) NAS
11 10 (8.62%) SMTP
12 9 (7.76%) Firewall
12 9 (7.76%) FTP
12 9 (7.76%) LAN
13 8 (6.90%) MPLS
13 8 (6.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.31%) Big Data
2 6 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.86%) KDB
6 1 (0.86%) Kdb+
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.86%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.59%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 35 (30.17%) Finance
2 5 (4.31%) Legal
3 4 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Games
4 1 (0.86%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (29.31%) Linux Engineer
2 26 (22.41%) Unix Engineer
3 24 (20.69%) Consultant
4 22 (18.97%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 20 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (13.79%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 14 (12.07%) Support Engineer
8 11 (9.48%) Platform Engineer
9 10 (8.62%) Storage Engineer
10 9 (7.76%) Server Engineer
11 8 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
11 8 (6.90%) Principal Consultant
12 7 (6.03%) Linux Server Engineer
13 6 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
13 6 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
13 6 (5.17%) Unix Support
13 6 (5.17%) Unix Support Engineer
13 6 (5.17%) VMware Engineer
14 5 (4.31%) Administrator
14 5 (4.31%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.86%) LDAP
2 24 (20.69%) Kafka
3 17 (14.66%) Web Services
4 12 (10.34%) Flash
5 7 (6.03%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (5.17%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (3.45%) Spring
8 3 (2.59%) Middleware
9 2 (1.72%) LAMP
10 1 (0.86%) .NET
10 1 (0.86%) .NET Core
10 1 (0.86%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.86%) REST
10 1 (0.86%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 20 (17.24%) Data Centre
3 18 (15.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 15 (12.93%) Replication
5 14 (12.07%) Public Cloud
6 12 (10.34%) FlexPod
7 9 (7.76%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (3.45%) Clustering
8 4 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.72%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.72%) PKI
10 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.86%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.86%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.86%) Social Network
10 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 78 (67.24%) Linux
2 48 (41.38%) Windows
3 41 (35.34%) Unix
4 32 (27.59%) Solaris
5 30 (25.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (25.86%) Windows Server
6 18 (15.52%) Data ONTAP
7 15 (12.93%) Ubuntu
8 10 (8.62%) CentOS
8 10 (8.62%) Fedora
9 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.72%) Debian
11 2 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.55%) ITIL
2 38 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.28%) Patch Management
4 26 (22.41%) Ticket Management
5 25 (21.55%) Information Security
5 25 (21.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 24 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (20.69%) GitOps
7 18 (15.52%) Migration
8 17 (14.66%) Configuration Management
9 15 (12.93%) DevOps
9 15 (12.93%) Project Management
10 14 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (12.07%) Service Management
11 13 (11.21%) Project Delivery
12 12 (10.34%) Presales
12 12 (10.34%) PRINCE2
13 11 (9.48%) Fintech
13 11 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.24%) C
2 29 (25.00%) Python
3 27 (23.28%) Bash Shell
4 14 (12.07%) PowerShell
5 13 (11.21%) Ruby
6 10 (8.62%) Java
6 10 (8.62%) SQL
7 9 (7.76%) Perl
8 8 (6.90%) Go
9 4 (3.45%) Korn
10 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.86%) C++
11 1 (0.86%) PHP
11 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (30.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (26.72%) Degree
3 25 (21.55%) RHCE
4 24 (20.69%) MCP
5 23 (19.83%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (17.24%) CCNA
7 17 (14.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (9.48%) MCSE
9 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
10 6 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (5.17%) NCDA
10 6 (5.17%) NCIE
10 6 (5.17%) SC Cleared
11 5 (4.31%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (3.45%) MCSA
12 4 (3.45%) VCAP
13 3 (2.59%) CCA
13 3 (2.59%) CCNP
13 3 (2.59%) LPIC
13 3 (2.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (28.45%) SLA
2 17 (14.66%) PMO
System Software
1 47 (40.52%) Active Directory
2 44 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (24.14%) Docker
4 26 (22.41%) Firmware
5 22 (18.97%) vSphere
6 17 (14.66%) Hyper-V
7 14 (12.07%) VMware NSX
8 13 (11.21%) Samba
9 12 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (10.34%) XenDesktop
10 10 (8.62%) VirtualBox
10 10 (8.62%) Xen
11 9 (7.76%) XenApp
12 4 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (1.72%) KVM
14 2 (1.72%) Postfix
15 1 (0.86%) Sendmail
15 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 1 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 55 (47.41%) Ansible
2 25 (21.55%) Puppet
3 24 (20.69%) Kubernetes
4 15 (12.93%) Nagios
5 13 (11.21%) vCenter Server
6 12 (10.34%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (8.62%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (8.62%) OpenNMS
7 10 (8.62%) Red Hat Satellite
7 10 (8.62%) ZABBIX
8 8 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (4.31%) Terraform
10 4 (3.45%) Kibana
10 4 (3.45%) logstash
10 4 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (3.45%) Simpana
11 3 (2.59%) Grafana
11 3 (2.59%) Prometheus
12 2 (1.72%) Juju
12 2 (1.72%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 67 (57.76%) Microsoft
2 55 (47.41%) VMware
3 40 (34.48%) Oracle
4 38 (32.76%) NetApp
5 37 (31.90%) Red Hat
6 26 (22.41%) ServiceNow
7 25 (21.55%) Cisco
8 24 (20.69%) Splunk
9 18 (15.52%) HP
10 17 (14.66%) Dell
11 15 (12.93%) EMC
12 14 (12.07%) Citrix
12 14 (12.07%) Veeam
13 10 (8.62%) Cloudera
13 10 (8.62%) Hortonworks
13 10 (8.62%) SolarWinds
14 8 (6.90%) Veritas
15 7 (6.03%) 3PAR
15 7 (6.03%) CommVault
15 7 (6.03%) Meraki