Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 377 357 361
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 +12
Permanent jobs citing NFS 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.023% 0.032% 0.038%
As % of the System Software category 0.20% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
North West median annual salary £30,000 £46,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% - -
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% -4.35% +4.55%

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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1519 1408 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.46% 11.28% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1190 1044
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +4.48%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,075
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in the North West

NFS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for NFS in the North West

NFS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Manchester -1 2 £28,750 -37.50% 1
Merseyside - 1 £30,000 - 2
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North West region with a requirement for NFS.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) ForeScout
3 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (33.33%) SnapMirror
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) ForeScout
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam