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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 237 225 215
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing NFS 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.065% 0.079%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.62% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £36,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.52% +27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -6.45%
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
698 650 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.75% 10.62% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 558 570 382
Average salary £37,325 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.84% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 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 - 1 £36,500 -
NFS
England

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Cacti
2 2 (66.67%) Postfix
2 2 (66.67%) Sendmail
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Server+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) LPIC
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Postfix
1 2 (66.67%) Sendmail
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Cacti
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) SmokePing
1 2 (66.67%) Icinga
1 2 (66.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware