Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 329 310
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 +17
Permanent jobs citing NFS 2 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.12% 0.055%
As % of the System Software category 0.17% 1.07% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 5
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +15.66% -11.64%
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,350 £36,447
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,000 £50,435
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 West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1174 1314 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.58% 11.44% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1006 852
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.71% -0.70%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 6 months to 23 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
Shropshire -10 1 £47,500 -5.00%
NFS
England

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

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Scripter
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Scripter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware