The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for NFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
South East / Kent
Rank 80 104 87
Rank change year-on-year +24 -17  
Permanent jobs citing NFS 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.37% 0.26% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 2.75% 1.65% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £65,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% -12.21%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75%  

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

System Software Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 109 182 155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 13.57% 15.92% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 94 151 139
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing NFS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Kent

NFS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for NFS in Kent

NFS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for NFS.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) YAML
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Contingency Planning

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Contingency Planning
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet