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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 170 183 190
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing NFS 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.052% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 1.25% 0.53% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
319 374 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.90% 9.78% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 242 305 231
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 2 June 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) VLAN
3 6 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) MCSE
4 5 (50.00%) MCSA
4 5 (50.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (50.00%) Xen
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
4 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) VLAN
1 6 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) IPv4
5 1 (10.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Life Science
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ERP
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Security
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) MCSA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Xen
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) Amdocs