The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 197 177 197
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs citing NFS 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.094% 0.027% 0.023%
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.31%
NFS
North 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 Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
472 301 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.09% 8.06% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 409 265 325
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NFS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

NFS Salary Trend in Manchester

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) NetApp
3 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) CCNA
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (50.00%) MS Office
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) VLAN
5 5 (50.00%) Xen
5 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (50.00%) vSphere
5 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) C
6 4 (40.00%) MCSE
6 4 (40.00%) MCSA

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
3 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (50.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) LDAP
6 1 (10.00%) SMTP
6 1 (10.00%) HTTP
6 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
2 4 (40.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) MCTS
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) CCA
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCEA
3 3 (30.00%) VCP5
3 3 (30.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Xen
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) Samba
4 1 (10.00%) Squid
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) NetApp
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam