The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank - 112 105
Permanent jobs citing NFS 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category - 3.08% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £48,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.76% +49.23%
NFS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
142 130 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.99% 8.15% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 129 119 140
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,753 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NFS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

NFS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

NFS Salary Trend in Bristol

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing NFS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NFS.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) LDAP
1 12 (100.00%) Samba
1 12 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 11 (91.67%) Python
3 10 (83.33%) Solaris
3 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 10 (83.33%) iSCSI
3 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (83.33%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
4 9 (75.00%) LAMP
4 9 (75.00%) Open Source
4 9 (75.00%) Mac OS X
5 8 (66.67%) SAN
5 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
5 8 (66.67%) Bcfg2
5 8 (66.67%) GPFS
5 8 (66.67%) Xen
6 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
7 3 (25.00%) Apache
7 3 (25.00%) Nagios
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) UNIX
8 2 (16.67%) VPN

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing NFS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NFS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Zimbra
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LDAP
2 10 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 10 (83.33%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) SSH
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Specialist
1 8 (66.67%) IT Support Specialist
1 8 (66.67%) IT Support
2 4 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Solaris
3 9 (75.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (16.67%) CentOS
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 11 (91.67%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Samba
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) GPFS
3 8 (66.67%) Xen
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Bcfg2
2 3 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (8.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Scalix
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat