Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 423 350 506
Rank change year-on-year -73 +156 +29
Permanent jobs citing NFS 10 13 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.061% 0.11% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 0.63% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 9
10th Percentile £39,975 " £35,900
25th Percentile £49,688 " £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,500 - £57,500
75th Percentile £65,938 " £67,500
90th Percentile £72,500 " £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +9.09%

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3,078 2,050 4,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.85% 16.90% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,245 1,674 3,672
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,584 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,875 £73,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.50% +9.00% +2.04%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing NFS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in the South East

NFS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NFS in the South East.

Salary trend for NFS in the South East

NFS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing NFS in the South East over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for NFS in the South East

NFS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
Hampshire - 5 £62,500 - 1
Thames Valley - 5 £70,000 - 4
Berkshire - 4 £70,000 -
Surrey - 2 £40,750 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 - 3
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for NFS.

1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Azure
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) Clustering
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) High Availability
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (40.00%) SCOM
5 4 (40.00%) AWS
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) SQL

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Azure
2 4 (40.00%) AWS
3 3 (30.00%) PaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (20.00%) SaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (10.00%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) VSAN
5 2 (20.00%) DMZ
5 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (20.00%) NAS
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Kafka
2 1 (10.00%) Keycloak
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Legacy Systems
3 2 (20.00%) PKI
3 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2019
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Architectural Design
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Server Management
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Management
3 2 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (20.00%) LXC
6 2 (20.00%) SRDF
7 1 (10.00%) Docker
7 1 (10.00%) GlusterFS
7 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) SCOM
3 3 (30.00%) Ansible
3 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (10.00%) Grafana
5 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
5 1 (10.00%) Prometheus
5 1 (10.00%) Terraform
5 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Brocade
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) F5
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) Hitachi
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (20.00%) Zerto
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Sun