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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank - 102 93
Permanent jobs citing NFS 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.086% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category - 0.73% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
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
128 137 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.80% 11.83% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 123 127 117
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) LDAP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas
1 8 (100.00%) HACMP
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 7 (87.50%) NetBackup
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) OpenView
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) Management Information System

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LDAP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) HACMP
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (87.50%) Clustering
3 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) NetBackup
3 6 (75.00%) OpenView
3 6 (75.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Sun
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec