Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 512 534 619
Rank change year-on-year +22 +85 -37
Permanent jobs citing NFS 37 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.16% 0.077%
As % of the System Software category 0.90% 1.14% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 24
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -13.98%
10th Percentile £20,500 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.18% -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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4101 4898 5910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.40% 14.13% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3559 4168 4963
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,050 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for NFS in the South East

NFS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NFS in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Thames Valley +25 16 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Berkshire +42 11 £48,500 +21.25% 3
Hampshire +12 11 £21,000 -55.79% 2
Surrey -9 6 £40,000 -27.27%
Oxfordshire - 5 £60,000 -
Middlesex - 4 £65,000 -
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for NFS.

1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) Cisco
3 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
3 16 (43.24%) iSCSI
4 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
4 15 (40.54%) Firewall
5 14 (37.84%) FTP
6 13 (35.14%) HTTP
7 12 (32.43%) DNS
7 12 (32.43%) SAN
7 12 (32.43%) VMware
7 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
8 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
8 11 (29.73%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (29.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (29.73%) Degree
8 11 (29.73%) HP
9 10 (27.03%) Dell
9 10 (27.03%) NAS
9 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
10 9 (24.32%) Windows
10 9 (24.32%) Samba
11 8 (21.62%) SSH
11 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (21.62%) Internet
11 8 (21.62%) Juniper
11 8 (21.62%) MPLS
11 8 (21.62%) Microsoft

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 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 5 (13.51%) SaaS
3 3 (8.11%) IaaS
3 3 (8.11%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) iSCSI
1 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
2 15 (40.54%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) FTP
4 13 (35.14%) HTTP
5 12 (32.43%) DNS
5 12 (32.43%) SAN
6 10 (27.03%) NAS
7 8 (21.62%) FCoE
7 8 (21.62%) Internet
7 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (21.62%) MPLS
7 8 (21.62%) SSH
8 6 (16.22%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (16.22%) Intranet
8 6 (16.22%) IPsec
8 6 (16.22%) OpenVPN
8 6 (16.22%) VPN
8 6 (16.22%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (13.51%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Redmine
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Administrator
1 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 6 (16.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Network Administrator
2 6 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Graduate
3 5 (13.51%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Junior
3 5 (13.51%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Junior Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) POSIX
2 3 (8.11%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) Flash
3 1 (2.70%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.92%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (16.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (16.22%) Replication
4 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team
6 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.70%) Celerra
7 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
7 1 (2.70%) Clustering
7 1 (2.70%) CMDB
7 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.70%) FlexPod
7 1 (2.70%) IBM XIV
7 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (16.22%) Unix
4 6 (16.22%) Windows 10
4 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (21.62%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) ERP
4 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
4 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.51%) High Availability
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.81%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
6 4 (10.81%) DevOps
6 4 (10.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (5.41%) Analytics
7 2 (5.41%) Change Control
7 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.41%) Network Management
7 2 (5.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
2 6 (16.22%) C
3 5 (13.51%) C++
3 5 (13.51%) Perl
4 4 (10.81%) Python
4 4 (10.81%) Ruby
5 3 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Korn
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Computer Science Degree
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.11%) RHCE
2 3 (8.11%) RHCSA
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) NCIE
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) CISSP
4 1 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) GIAC
4 1 (2.70%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) SANS
4 1 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (24.32%) Samba
4 7 (18.92%) KVM
5 6 (16.22%) oVirt
5 6 (16.22%) pfSense
6 4 (10.81%) Sendmail
7 3 (8.11%) vSphere
8 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 6 (16.22%) Bacula
2 6 (16.22%) WSUS
3 5 (13.51%) Ansible
4 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
5 3 (8.11%) vCenter Server
6 2 (5.41%) Nagios
7 1 (2.70%) Cacti
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Cisco
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) HP
4 10 (27.03%) Dell
5 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
6 8 (21.62%) Juniper
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 7 (18.92%) F5
7 7 (18.92%) NetApp
8 6 (16.22%) Atlassian
8 6 (16.22%) EMC
8 6 (16.22%) Sophos
9 3 (8.11%) 3PAR
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle
10 2 (5.41%) Remedy
10 2 (5.41%) SAP
11 1 (2.70%) Brocade
11 1 (2.70%) IBM
11 1 (2.70%) Isilon
11 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds