The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 656 658 591
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -67
Permanent jobs citing NFS 223 208 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.83% 1.97% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 193 162 246
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £55,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-20.90% +69.23%
NFS
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12205 10577 11248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.42% 10.41% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10312 9012 9750
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in England

NFS
Salary Trend in England

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

NFS Salary Trend in England

NFS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

NFS Salary Histogram in England

NFS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +39 145 £60,000 +9.09% 10
South East -26 45 £46,500 -15.45% 7
East of England -21 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire -36 8 £32,000 -41.81%
South West -18 7 £57,500 +24.32%
West Midlands -15 4 £43,813 -20.34%
North West -20 3 £33,000 -40.00% 1
North East -22 1 £21,700 -7.65% 1
NFS
UK

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 347 (76.43%) Linux
2 260 (57.27%) DNS
3 230 (50.66%) Windows
4 204 (44.93%) SAN
5 200 (44.05%) TCP/IP
6 199 (43.83%) Solaris
7 179 (39.43%) Red Hat
8 165 (36.34%) VMware
9 157 (34.58%) LDAP
10 151 (33.26%) Perl
10 151 (33.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 150 (33.04%) Puppet
12 145 (31.94%) UNIX
13 140 (30.84%) NetApp
14 130 (28.63%) NAS
15 129 (28.41%) Cisco
16 128 (28.19%) Python
16 128 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
17 124 (27.31%) Apache
18 122 (26.87%) Oracle
19 117 (25.77%) Bash Shell
20 114 (25.11%) SQL Server
21 107 (23.57%) MySQL
22 105 (23.13%) EMC
23 103 (22.69%) Fibre Channel
24 102 (22.47%) IBM
24 102 (22.47%) DHCP
25 101 (22.25%) iSCSI
26 98 (21.59%) Firewall
27 97 (21.37%) Java

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 124 (27.31%) Apache
2 85 (18.72%) Tomcat
3 48 (10.57%) IIS
4 40 (8.81%) WebSphere
5 37 (8.15%) JBoss
5 37 (8.15%) MS Exchange
6 27 (5.95%) WebLogic
7 22 (4.85%) Oracle Coherence
7 22 (4.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 17 (3.74%) CloudStack
9 16 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (2.64%) SharePoint
12 11 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (2.20%) nginx
13 10 (2.20%) OpenStack
14 7 (1.54%) Node.js
15 6 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.88%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 56 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.64%) MS Office
3 9 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 22 (4.85%) RMDS
2 12 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.88%) Magento
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.74%) Basecamp
2 11 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.42%) Office 365
2 11 (2.42%) Joyent
3 9 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.54%) SaaS
5 6 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.10%) IaaS
7 4 (0.88%) PaaS
8 3 (0.66%) Heroku
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 260 (57.27%) DNS
2 204 (44.93%) SAN
3 200 (44.05%) TCP/IP
4 157 (34.58%) LDAP
5 130 (28.63%) NAS
6 103 (22.69%) Fibre Channel
7 102 (22.47%) DHCP
8 101 (22.25%) iSCSI
9 98 (21.59%) Firewall
10 96 (21.15%) HTTP
11 85 (18.72%) WAN
12 84 (18.50%) LAN
13 72 (15.86%) SMTP
14 66 (14.54%) FCoE
15 57 (12.56%) Multicast
16 55 (12.11%) SSH
17 54 (11.89%) VPN
18 34 (7.49%) FTP
19 27 (5.95%) VLAN
20 26 (5.73%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (25.11%) SQL Server
2 107 (23.57%) MySQL
3 48 (10.57%) Hadoop
4 35 (7.71%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (6.17%) HBase
6 25 (5.51%) MongoDB
7 18 (3.96%) RDBMS
7 18 (3.96%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.76%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.76%) Big Data
9 6 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.32%) Redis
10 5 (1.10%) Riak
10 5 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.88%) DB2
12 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.44%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.44%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 41 (9.03%) Jenkins
2 37 (8.15%) Git (software)
3 34 (7.49%) Subversion
4 21 (4.63%) JIRA
5 19 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (1.76%) Eclipse
7 7 (1.54%) ClearCase
7 7 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.10%) Selenium
9 4 (0.88%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.44%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.22%) TestNG
11 1 (0.22%) Maven
11 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 89 (19.60%) Banking
2 63 (13.88%) Finance
3 28 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.63%) Law
5 13 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.64%) Marketing
7 8 (1.76%) Advertising
8 7 (1.54%) German Language
9 6 (1.32%) Italian Language
9 6 (1.32%) French Language
9 6 (1.32%) Legal
10 5 (1.10%) Games
11 4 (0.88%) Retail
12 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 151 (33.26%) Administrator
2 133 (29.30%) Systems Administrator
3 86 (18.94%) Linux Administrator
4 76 (16.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 64 (14.10%) Architect
6 55 (12.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 39 (8.59%) Analyst
8 33 (7.27%) UNIX Engineer
9 30 (6.61%) Linux Engineer
10 26 (5.73%) Consultant
11 23 (5.07%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (5.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 23 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (4.63%) UNIX Administrator
13 21 (4.63%) Lead Architect
13 21 (4.63%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 21 (4.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 20 (4.41%) UNIX Support
14 20 (4.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (10.35%) XML
2 37 (8.15%) HTML
3 32 (7.05%) Rendezvous
4 25 (5.51%) Middleware
5 22 (4.85%) XSLT
6 21 (4.63%) LAMP
7 16 (3.52%) SOAP
8 14 (3.08%) J2EE
9 13 (2.86%) Web Services
10 12 (2.64%) CSS
11 11 (2.42%) YAML
12 9 (1.98%) Memcached
13 8 (1.76%) WebSockets
13 8 (1.76%) HTML5
13 8 (1.76%) JSON
14 7 (1.54%) .NET
15 6 (1.32%) REST
16 5 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
17 3 (0.66%) Symfony
17 3 (0.66%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.11%) Clustering
2 39 (8.59%) Computer Science
3 37 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (7.71%) Replication
5 33 (7.27%) LPAR
6 31 (6.83%) Open Source
7 30 (6.61%) DLPAR
8 19 (4.19%) Management Information System
9 17 (3.74%) Hedge funds
10 15 (3.30%) Enterprise Storage
11 13 (2.86%) CESG
12 11 (2.42%) PKI
13 10 (2.20%) IVR
13 10 (2.20%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.76%) E-Learning
14 8 (1.76%) SCORM
15 7 (1.54%) Learning Management System
16 6 (1.32%) HACMP
17 5 (1.10%) Client/Server
17 5 (1.10%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 347 (76.43%) Linux
2 230 (50.66%) Windows
3 199 (43.83%) Solaris
4 151 (33.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 145 (31.94%) UNIX
6 65 (14.32%) AIX
7 57 (12.56%) Ubuntu
8 51 (11.23%) CentOS
9 37 (8.15%) Debian
10 26 (5.73%) Mac OS X
10 26 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (4.41%) Windows 7
13 15 (3.30%) SUSE
14 9 (1.98%) OpenBSD
15 6 (1.32%) Android
15 6 (1.32%) Apple iOS
15 6 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.88%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (20.70%) Performance Tuning
2 62 (13.66%) DevOps
2 62 (13.66%) Benchmarking
3 60 (13.22%) ITIL
4 47 (10.35%) Configuration Management
5 46 (10.13%) Load Balancing
6 43 (9.47%) Capacity Planning
7 32 (7.05%) Performance Management
8 29 (6.39%) Project Management
9 28 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (5.73%) Time Management
11 25 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (4.85%) Migration
13 15 (3.30%) E-Commerce
14 12 (2.64%) CRM
14 12 (2.64%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (2.64%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (2.42%) Release Management
15 11 (2.42%) Server Monitoring
16 10 (2.20%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 151 (33.26%) Perl
2 128 (28.19%) Python
3 117 (25.77%) Bash Shell
4 97 (21.37%) Java
5 94 (20.70%) SQL
6 66 (14.54%) PHP
7 58 (12.78%) Ruby
8 40 (8.81%) JavaScript
9 38 (8.37%) Korn
10 36 (7.93%) Shell Script
11 27 (5.95%) C
12 18 (3.96%) PowerShell
13 17 (3.74%) C++
14 11 (2.42%) T-SQL
14 11 (2.42%) Groovy
15 6 (1.32%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.10%) PHP5
17 2 (0.44%) PowerHouse
17 2 (0.44%) Clojure
18 1 (0.22%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 60 (13.22%) Degree
2 24 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 23 (5.07%) SC Cleared
4 21 (4.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (4.41%) RHCE
6 16 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (3.30%) LPIC
7 15 (3.30%) Linux+ Certification
8 13 (2.86%) MCSE
9 12 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (2.64%) PMP
9 12 (2.64%) PMI Certification
10 11 (2.42%) ISEB
11 10 (2.20%) CCNA
11 10 (2.20%) MCITP
11 10 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (1.76%) NCDA
13 6 (1.32%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.10%) IBM Certification
15 4 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.95%) SLA
2 20 (4.41%) QA
3 9 (1.98%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 128 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (20.93%) Active Directory
3 78 (17.18%) Samba
4 54 (11.89%) Hyper-V
4 54 (11.89%) SRDF
5 49 (10.79%) Postfix
6 45 (9.91%) vSphere
7 37 (8.15%) KVM
8 32 (7.05%) VMware ESX
9 27 (5.95%) Xen
10 23 (5.07%) Oracle RAC
11 22 (4.85%) Sendmail
12 17 (3.74%) XenDesktop
12 17 (3.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 16 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
14 15 (3.30%) Docker
14 15 (3.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 15 (3.30%) XenApp
14 15 (3.30%) Firmware
15 11 (2.42%) Squid
Systems Management
1 150 (33.04%) Puppet
2 71 (15.64%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (10.79%) NetBackup
4 29 (6.39%) OpenView
5 27 (5.95%) Tivoli
6 25 (5.51%) Nagios
7 23 (5.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 22 (4.85%) CFEngine
9 17 (3.74%) Control-M
9 17 (3.74%) Ansible
10 16 (3.52%) SCCM
10 16 (3.52%) SCOM
11 15 (3.30%) ZABBIX
12 13 (2.86%) SCVMM
13 11 (2.42%) Vagrant
14 9 (1.98%) YUM
15 8 (1.76%) WSUS
15 8 (1.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 8 (1.76%) Cacti
16 7 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 179 (39.43%) Red Hat
2 165 (36.34%) VMware
3 140 (30.84%) NetApp
4 129 (28.41%) Cisco
5 122 (26.87%) Oracle
6 105 (23.13%) EMC
7 102 (22.47%) IBM
8 91 (20.04%) HP
9 67 (14.76%) Microsoft
10 52 (11.45%) Intel
11 49 (10.79%) Citrix
12 46 (10.13%) Dell
12 46 (10.13%) Sybase
13 45 (9.91%) Sun
14 40 (8.81%) Veritas
15 32 (7.05%) TIBCO
16 27 (5.95%) Hitachi
17 25 (5.51%) Symantec
18 22 (4.85%) DataSynapse
18 22 (4.85%) 29West
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
North London
LA International
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mi5
Salary: From £32,608 to £46,187 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum - to 38k Plus exception benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
The Car Finance Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago