Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
England > South East
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 451 277 480
Rank change year-on-year -174 +203 +45
Permanent jobs citing NFS 9 12 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.050% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.78% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 17
10th Percentile £45,750 " £35,550
25th Percentile £52,500 " £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 - £60,000
75th Percentile £62,000 " £72,500
90th Percentile £68,300 " £98,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +14.29%

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 3,260 1,532 4,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.98% 18.85% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,222 1,255 3,543
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.29%
75th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,950 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 28 October 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 28 October 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
Thames Valley - 6 £62,500 - 2
Berkshire - 5 £70,000 - 1
Hampshire -124 3 £62,000 -
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) NAS
2 5 (55.56%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Sun
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Samba
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) SCOM
4 3 (33.33%) Azure
4 3 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 3 (33.33%) Social Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Metadata
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) Story Mapping

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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Azure
2 2 (22.22%) AWS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Storage
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (11.11%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) NAS
3 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (11.11%) DMZ
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) FTP
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) SSH
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) VSAN
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Metadata
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior C Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) POSIX
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Kafka
2 1 (11.11%) Keycloak
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) SUSE
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Planning Poker
3 2 (22.22%) Product Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum-ban
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Server Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Management
3 2 (22.22%) Story Mapping
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Samba
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware
4 1 (11.11%) GlusterFS
4 1 (11.11%) LXC
4 1 (11.11%) SRDF
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas File System
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
3 1 (11.11%) Grafana
3 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (11.11%) Prometheus
3 1 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (11.11%) vRealize
3 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (22.22%) Brocade
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) Arista
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Emulex
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Hitachi
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) Zerto