The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for NFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 239 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Permanent jobs citing NFS 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.064% -
As % of the System Software category 1.40% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £41,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £30,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% -35.48%  

NFS is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 571 683 561
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.04% 10.98% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 470 561 488
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing NFS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in the West Midlands

NFS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for NFS in the West Midlands

NFS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 4 £47,500 -
Warwickshire +8 2 - -
Coventry -10 1 £51,303 +15.28% 1
NFS
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for NFS.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Replication
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
4 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
5 5 (50.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) NetApp
6 4 (40.00%) HPUX
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (30.00%) Change Management
8 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
8 2 (20.00%) EMC
8 2 (20.00%) Flash
8 2 (20.00%) SLA
8 2 (20.00%) IBM
8 2 (20.00%) Migration
8 2 (20.00%) Marketing

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (20.00%) FCoE
2 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Support
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Flash
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Replication
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Celerra
3 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (10.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
6 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Product Management
7 1 (10.00%) Change Control
7 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (10.00%) E-business
7 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (10.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Isilon
6 1 (10.00%) Brocade
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) CommVault
6 1 (10.00%) Netezza
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) Sun
6 1 (10.00%) Veritas
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