The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 89 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing NFS 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.70% 0.19% -
As % of the System Software category 6.60% 2.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £51,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +63.20%
NFS
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
106 83 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.63% 7.76% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 96 74 70
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £24,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

NFS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

NFS Salary Trend in Kent

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) LDAP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) OpenView
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Control-M
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) Python

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) LDAP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior UNIX Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) HACMP
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) OpenView
1 7 (100.00%) Control-M
1 7 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) JBoss
3 3 (42.86%) VMware