Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 324 350
Rank change year-on-year +23 +26 -13
Permanent jobs citing NFS 34 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.16% 0.034%
As % of the System Software category 2.16% 1.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 3
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% -27.00%
10th Percentile £36,825 £31,700 £34,950
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,000 £58,650
England median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -21.74% +9.52% -8.70%

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 1,572 1,312 1,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.34% 12.66% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,202 1,054 1,352
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £21,525 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £56,250
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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018. 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
Wiltshire - 18 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire +39 11 £45,000 -10.00%
Bristol -18 3 £38,500 +10.00%
Devon - 2 £30,250 -
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for NFS.

1 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 32 (94.12%) VMware
3 28 (82.35%) Samba
4 27 (79.41%) DV Cleared
4 27 (79.41%) Security Cleared
4 27 (79.41%) Puppet
5 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
6 19 (55.88%) DHCP
6 19 (55.88%) DNS
6 19 (55.88%) ITIL
6 19 (55.88%) Unix
6 19 (55.88%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
8 17 (50.00%) Windows
8 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 17 (50.00%) CentOS
8 17 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (50.00%) Amazon S3
9 16 (47.06%) Oracle Linux
9 16 (47.06%) Scality
9 16 (47.06%) RHCSA
9 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
9 16 (47.06%) Derivative
9 16 (47.06%) Oracle
9 16 (47.06%) RHCE
9 16 (47.06%) HP
9 16 (47.06%) Shell Script
9 16 (47.06%) Security Management
10 14 (41.18%) Nagios

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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 17 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) DHCP
1 19 (55.88%) DNS
2 14 (41.18%) SNMP
3 12 (35.29%) FCoE
3 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 11 (32.35%) Firewall
5 3 (8.82%) OpenVPN
6 2 (5.88%) SAN
6 2 (5.88%) SMTP
6 2 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (2.94%) LAN
7 1 (2.94%) NAS
7 1 (2.94%) SMS
7 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) JIRA
2 11 (32.35%) Redmine
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) GoCD
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (26.47%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (47.06%) Storage Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Platform Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Development Officer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Support
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Officer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Head of Support
6 1 (2.94%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Junior
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Technician
6 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) LDAP
2 2 (5.88%) Java EE
2 2 (5.88%) STL
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) LAMP
3 1 (2.94%) Lucene
3 1 (2.94%) React
3 1 (2.94%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Derivative
2 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.88%) Grid Computing
2 2 (5.88%) Wiki
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 19 (55.88%) Unix
3 17 (50.00%) CentOS
3 17 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (50.00%) Windows
4 16 (47.06%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) ITIL
2 16 (47.06%) Security Management
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (32.35%) High Availability
3 11 (32.35%) User Stories
4 9 (26.47%) Coaching
4 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 2 (5.88%) V-Model
6 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Shell Script
2 13 (38.24%) Bash Shell
3 11 (32.35%) C
3 11 (32.35%) Korn
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (79.41%) DV Cleared
1 27 (79.41%) Security Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) RHCE
2 16 (47.06%) RHCSA
2 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 11 (32.35%) CCNA
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (32.35%) CISSP
3 11 (32.35%) CompTIA Security+
3 11 (32.35%) GIAC
3 11 (32.35%) Linux+ Certification
3 11 (32.35%) MCSE
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (32.35%) Network+ Certification
3 11 (32.35%) SANS
3 11 (32.35%) SSCP
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) Novell Certification
4 1 (2.94%) VCP4
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Samba
2 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 19 (55.88%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (32.35%) VMware NSX
6 2 (5.88%) Docker
6 2 (5.88%) GlusterFS
6 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.88%) oVirt
7 1 (2.94%) Firmware
7 1 (2.94%) KVM
7 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (79.41%) Puppet
2 14 (41.18%) Nagios
3 12 (35.29%) vCenter Server
4 11 (32.35%) Ansible
5 2 (5.88%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.94%) PowerCLI
6 1 (2.94%) SnapMirror
6 1 (2.94%) SnapVault
6 1 (2.94%) vMotion
6 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) VMware
2 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (47.06%) HP
4 16 (47.06%) Oracle
4 16 (47.06%) Scality
5 12 (35.29%) NetApp
6 11 (32.35%) EMC
6 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.88%) Apple
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco