Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 146 137
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9 +13
Permanent jobs citing NFS 4 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.21% 0.25% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 1.30% 1.91% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 14
Wales median annual salary £36,375 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.41% +2.41% +30.20%
10th Percentile £26,875 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £47,625
UK median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% -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 Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 307 314 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.82% 13.05% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 271 260 305
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,875 £18,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Wales

NFS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for NFS in Wales

NFS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NFS in Wales over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for NFS in Wales

NFS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
South Wales +23 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North Wales - 2 £27,750 - 1
NFS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for NFS.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EMC Centera
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) SolidFire
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) EMC Centera
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) SolidFire