Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
England > South East
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 433 484 521
Rank change year-on-year +51 +37 -28
Permanent jobs citing NFS 27 30 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.79% 0.73% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 32
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +18.92% +6.94%
10th Percentile £40,250 £41,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £67,500 £66,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -23.73%

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 3,411 4,131 4,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.88% 15.56% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,753 3,346 3,533
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +10.59%

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 31 March 2020.

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 31 March 2020. 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 +48 14 £57,500 +35.29% 6
Berkshire +36 14 £57,500 +35.29% 6
Hampshire +12 7 £38,750 -31.42% 1
West Sussex +27 4 £65,000 - 2
Surrey - 2 £68,750 -
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) DNS
3 16 (59.26%) DHCP
4 15 (55.56%) Python
4 15 (55.56%) Oracle
5 13 (48.15%) Apache
6 12 (44.44%) Windows
6 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
7 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (40.74%) Cisco
7 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 11 (40.74%) Firewall
8 10 (37.04%) LDAP
9 9 (33.33%) MySQL
9 9 (33.33%) Perl
9 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 8 (29.63%) AWS
10 8 (29.63%) vSphere
10 8 (29.63%) SaaS
10 8 (29.63%) Ansible
10 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
10 8 (29.63%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
10 8 (29.63%) VMware
10 8 (29.63%) SSH
10 8 (29.63%) VLAN
11 7 (25.93%) JIRA
11 7 (25.93%) LAMP
11 7 (25.93%) Dell

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 13 (48.15%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) GlassFish
2 6 (22.22%) IIS
2 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (14.81%) JBoss
4 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
5 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (7.41%) Avid Media Composer
1 2 (7.41%) Final Cut Pro
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) AWS
1 8 (29.63%) SaaS
2 6 (22.22%) Azure
3 4 (14.81%) IaaS
4 2 (7.41%) Office 365
4 2 (7.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) DNS
2 16 (59.26%) DHCP
3 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 8 (29.63%) SSH
4 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 8 (29.63%) VLAN
5 7 (25.93%) VoIP
6 6 (22.22%) Internet
6 6 (22.22%) SMTP
6 6 (22.22%) SNMP
6 6 (22.22%) SSL
7 4 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
8 3 (11.11%) HTTP
8 3 (11.11%) SAN
8 3 (11.11%) VPN
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.41%) MPLS
9 2 (7.41%) VSAN
9 2 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.93%) JIRA
3 6 (22.22%) Bugzilla
3 6 (22.22%) CruiseControl
3 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.70%) NWDS
General
1 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Linux Support
3 4 (14.81%) IT Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Linux Support
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) LDAP
2 7 (25.93%) LAMP
3 5 (18.52%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (7.41%) .NET
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
6 2 (7.41%) Keycloak
6 2 (7.41%) OAuth
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.70%) JSON
7 1 (3.70%) SAP PI
7 1 (3.70%) SAP XI
7 1 (3.70%) SOAP
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) XML
7 1 (3.70%) XSD
7 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Wiki
4 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Debian
5 4 (14.81%) Solaris
5 4 (14.81%) Unix
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) CentOS
6 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 2 (7.41%) CoreOS
7 2 (7.41%) Gentoo
7 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 5 (18.52%) Ticket Management
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Automation
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Open Source
4 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Fintech
6 2 (7.41%) Microservices
6 2 (7.41%) Presales
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (7.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Python
2 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 9 (33.33%) Perl
4 7 (25.93%) Java
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) Go
8 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.70%) ABAP
9 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.41%) CCA
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCITP
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) vSphere
3 7 (25.93%) Docker
4 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (22.22%) iptables
4 6 (22.22%) KVM
4 6 (22.22%) QEMU
4 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (22.22%) Xen
5 3 (11.11%) Firmware
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Server
5 3 (11.11%) XenApp
5 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.41%) VMware NSX
7 1 (3.70%) Samba
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Ansible
2 7 (25.93%) Kubernetes
2 7 (25.93%) Puppet
3 6 (22.22%) SELinux
4 5 (18.52%) Terraform
5 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (11.11%) Kibana
6 3 (11.11%) logstash
7 2 (7.41%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (7.41%) Icinga
7 2 (7.41%) vCenter Server
7 2 (7.41%) vRealize
7 2 (7.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (3.70%) PowerCLI
8 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 7 (25.93%) Dell
5 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) EqualLogic
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 3 (11.11%) Tanium
7 2 (7.41%) Adobe
7 2 (7.41%) Apple
7 2 (7.41%) Aruba
7 2 (7.41%) Avid
7 2 (7.41%) CommVault
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 2 (7.41%) F5
7 2 (7.41%) Meraki
7 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) ProCurve