The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 236 210 207
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Permanent jobs citing NFS 4 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 1.74% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 14
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,150 £28,139
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.33%
NFS
England

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

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
712 460 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.88% 8.71% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 566 397 420
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NFS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

NFS Salary Trend in the South West

NFS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Bristol -6 2 £41,250 +27.90%
Somerset - 2 £35,000 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Clustering
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (60.00%) VLAN
3 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 4 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) Multicast

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (100.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) nginx
3 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) SSH
3 4 (40.00%) NAS
3 4 (40.00%) Multicast
3 4 (40.00%) SSL
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) HTTP
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (20.00%) PuTTY
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) CGI
3 2 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (20.00%) DAO
3 2 (20.00%) Laravel
3 2 (20.00%) libvirt
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) CentOS
4 2 (20.00%) HPUX
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Debian
4 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) People Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
1 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Korn
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Samba
3 2 (20.00%) Squid
3 2 (20.00%) KVM
3 2 (20.00%) Docker
3 2 (20.00%) RHEV
3 2 (20.00%) oVirt
3 2 (20.00%) GFS2
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Postfix
3 2 (20.00%) Sendmail
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (20.00%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Cobbler
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Hyperic
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (40.00%) Netcool
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
1 4 (40.00%) WSUS
1 4 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (20.00%) Cacti
2 2 (20.00%) SmokePing
2 2 (20.00%) SELinux
2 2 (20.00%) Icinga
2 2 (20.00%) Graphite
2 2 (20.00%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) McAfee
4 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
4 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) HP