Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 327 361
Rank change year-on-year +28 +34 -18
Permanent jobs citing NFS 34 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.18% 0.017%
As % of the System Software category 2.46% 1.33% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 1
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.59% -27.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,325 £35,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £60,000 £37,250
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 West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1384 1433 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.39% 13.21% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1152 1233
South West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +4.35%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,264 £20,050
90th Percentile £56,006 £53,750 £57,500
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for NFS in the South West

NFS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for NFS in the South West

NFS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NFS in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for NFS in the South West

NFS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bristol -10 16 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Wiltshire - 9 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire +22 7 £45,000 -18.18%
Devon - 2 £30,250 -
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 West region with a requirement for NFS.

1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (76.47%) VMware
3 25 (73.53%) Windows
3 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
4 23 (67.65%) Samba
5 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 17 (50.00%) Red Hat
8 16 (47.06%) NetApp
8 16 (47.06%) DV Cleared
8 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
8 16 (47.06%) CentOS
8 16 (47.06%) Puppet
8 16 (47.06%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
10 12 (35.29%) DNS
10 12 (35.29%) DHCP
10 12 (35.29%) Oracle
11 11 (32.35%) ITIL
11 11 (32.35%) Unix
11 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
11 11 (32.35%) Firewall
12 10 (29.41%) Nagios
12 10 (29.41%) HP
12 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (26.47%) Scality
13 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (26.47%) RHCSA
13 9 (26.47%) vMotion

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Houdini
1 6 (17.65%) Maya
1 6 (17.65%) NUKE
1 6 (17.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) DHCP
1 12 (35.29%) DNS
2 11 (32.35%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
3 9 (26.47%) iSCSI
4 7 (20.59%) FCoE
4 7 (20.59%) SNMP
5 5 (14.71%) LAN
5 5 (14.71%) VPN
5 5 (14.71%) WAN
6 4 (11.76%) VLAN
7 2 (5.88%) LDAP
7 2 (5.88%) Wireless
8 1 (2.94%) OpenVPN
8 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) JIRA
1 7 (20.59%) Redmine
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Games
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Linux Support
4 5 (14.71%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Wintel Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Wintel Server Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) LAMP
2 2 (5.88%) Java EE
2 2 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) Derivative
2 9 (26.47%) Replication
3 6 (17.65%) Animation
4 4 (11.76%) Clustering
5 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.88%) Grid Computing
5 2 (5.88%) Wiki
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (73.53%) Windows
3 16 (47.06%) CentOS
4 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (32.35%) Unix
6 9 (26.47%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Security Management
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (20.59%) High Availability
3 7 (20.59%) User Stories
4 6 (17.65%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (14.71%) 3D Animation
5 5 (14.71%) 3D Rendering
5 5 (14.71%) Coaching
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.71%) Visual Effects
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Service Management
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) V-Model
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
2 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
3 8 (23.53%) C
4 7 (20.59%) Korn
5 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
6 4 (11.76%) Python
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 3 (8.82%) AWK
7 3 (8.82%) sed
8 2 (5.88%) C#
8 2 (5.88%) C++
8 2 (5.88%) Java
8 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.88%) Perl
8 2 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) DV Cleared
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) RHCE
2 9 (26.47%) RHCSA
2 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (20.59%) CISSP
3 7 (20.59%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (20.59%) GIAC
3 7 (20.59%) Linux+ Certification
3 7 (20.59%) MCSE
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (20.59%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (20.59%) SANS
3 7 (20.59%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (20.59%) SSCP
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 23 (67.65%) Samba
3 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (47.06%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (26.47%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (20.59%) VMware NSX
7 5 (14.71%) Firmware
8 3 (8.82%) XenApp
9 2 (5.88%) GlusterFS
9 2 (5.88%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Puppet
2 10 (29.41%) Nagios
3 9 (26.47%) vMotion
4 7 (20.59%) Ansible
4 7 (20.59%) vCenter Server
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
6 3 (8.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 17 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 16 (47.06%) NetApp
5 12 (35.29%) Oracle
6 10 (29.41%) HP
7 9 (26.47%) Scality
8 7 (20.59%) EMC
8 7 (20.59%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.82%) Citrix
9 3 (8.82%) IBM
9 3 (8.82%) Symantec
10 2 (5.88%) Apple