The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 703 741 751
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +10
Permanent jobs citing NFS 221 223 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.79% 1.71% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 197 185 194
Median salary £57,500 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,250 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-32.79% +3.33%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12338 13042 13321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.71% 11.78% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10505 10784 11213
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing NFS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NFS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NFS within the UK.

NFS Salary Trend in the UK

NFS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFS over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

NFS Salary Histogram in the UK

NFS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 219 £57,500 -17.85% 12
London +70 188 £57,500 -23.33% 4
City of London +52 19 £55,000 -2.22% 2
East of England +23 9 £26,500 -47.78% 2
Hertfordshire +10 8 £26,500 -51.81%
Essex - 8 £26,500 -
South East +46 7 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Canary Wharf - 7 £100,000 -
Yorkshire +19 6 £33,000 -31.69% 1
Mayfair - 5 £100,000 -
West Yorkshire +8 4 £32,250 -33.24% 1
Hampshire - 4 £41,250 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £41,000 -
Leeds +21 3 £33,000 +0.91% 1
North West +15 3 £46,000 -3.15%
Manchester -1 3 £46,000 -3.15%
Coventry - 3 £44,500 -
Wimbledon - 3 £73,750 -
Rochdale - 3 £46,000 -
Southampton - 3 £35,000 - 1
Surrey +24 2 - -
North Yorkshire +17 1 £45,000 +3.44%
South Yorkshire +16 1 - -
East Midlands +7 1 - -
North East +2 1 £30,000 +28.20%
Tyne and Wear -3 1 £30,000 +28.20%
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 1 £30,000 +28.20%
South West - 1 £57,500 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 £39,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing NFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NFS.

1 398 (90.05%) Linux
2 259 (58.60%) VMware
3 249 (56.33%) SAN
4 245 (55.43%) DNS
5 238 (53.85%) Cisco
6 186 (42.08%) Windows
7 166 (37.56%) iSCSI
8 163 (36.88%) Firewall
9 158 (35.75%) Puppet
10 147 (33.26%) MySQL
11 146 (33.03%) Apache
12 144 (32.58%) HP
13 141 (31.90%) Red Hat
14 135 (30.54%) VMware Infrastructure
15 129 (29.19%) CentOS
16 125 (28.28%) Bash Shell
16 125 (28.28%) NetApp
17 124 (28.05%) Tomcat
17 124 (28.05%) Nagios
18 118 (26.70%) Active Directory
19 116 (26.24%) VMware ESXi
20 112 (25.34%) TCP/IP
21 111 (25.11%) DevOps
22 110 (24.89%) Ubuntu
23 108 (24.43%) NAS
23 108 (24.43%) LDAP
24 105 (23.76%) Microsoft
25 104 (23.53%) Windows Server
26 103 (23.30%) Perl
27 101 (22.85%) Fibre Channel

NFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 146 (33.03%) Apache
2 124 (28.05%) Tomcat
3 45 (10.18%) nginx
4 33 (7.47%) MS Exchange
5 32 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (5.88%) OpenStack
7 24 (5.43%) IIS
8 23 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 22 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2007
10 21 (4.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 21 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2003
11 19 (4.30%) WebSphere
12 17 (3.85%) Confluence
13 14 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (2.71%) Oracle Coherence
14 12 (2.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 10 (2.26%) JBoss
15 10 (2.26%) Liferay
16 9 (2.04%) Apache Solr
16 9 (2.04%) Jetty
Applications
1 59 (13.35%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 5 (1.13%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.68%) RMDS
4 3 (0.68%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Magento
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 52 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.85%) SaaS
4 16 (3.62%) PaaS
5 7 (1.58%) IaaS
6 4 (0.90%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.90%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) GitHub
8 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.23%) Joyent
8 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 249 (56.33%) SAN
2 245 (55.43%) DNS
3 166 (37.56%) iSCSI
4 163 (36.88%) Firewall
5 112 (25.34%) TCP/IP
6 108 (24.43%) LDAP
6 108 (24.43%) NAS
7 101 (22.85%) Fibre Channel
8 98 (22.17%) DHCP
9 77 (17.42%) VPN
10 61 (13.80%) LAN
11 57 (12.90%) WAN
12 51 (11.54%) HTTP
13 41 (9.28%) SMTP
13 41 (9.28%) VLAN
14 35 (7.92%) FCoE
14 35 (7.92%) Kerberos
14 35 (7.92%) Multicast
14 35 (7.92%) VoIP
15 31 (7.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (33.26%) MySQL
2 75 (16.97%) MongoDB
3 70 (15.84%) SQL Server
4 34 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 17 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (3.39%) Redis
7 14 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.71%) Hadoop
9 11 (2.49%) DB2
9 11 (2.49%) HBase
10 9 (2.04%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.04%) OLAP
10 9 (2.04%) OLTP
10 9 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
11 8 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.36%) Big Data
12 6 (1.36%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.13%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (11.99%) Jenkins
2 47 (10.63%) Git (software)
3 27 (6.11%) JIRA
4 18 (4.07%) Subversion
5 12 (2.71%) Ant
5 12 (2.71%) GCC
6 11 (2.49%) Vagrant
7 10 (2.26%) Hudson
8 9 (2.04%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.04%) git-flow
9 6 (1.36%) GitLab
9 6 (1.36%) JConsole
9 6 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (1.13%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.68%) Maven
13 2 (0.45%) Emacs
13 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.23%) Gerrit
14 1 (0.23%) Gradle
General
1 76 (17.19%) Finance
2 28 (6.33%) Banking
3 23 (5.20%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.52%) Japanese Language
5 15 (3.39%) Billing
6 12 (2.71%) Marketing
7 8 (1.81%) Advertising
8 4 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.90%) Publishing
9 3 (0.68%) Retail
10 2 (0.45%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (26.92%) Administrator
2 96 (21.72%) Linux Engineer
3 87 (19.68%) Systems Administrator
4 78 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 78 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
5 68 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 63 (14.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 55 (12.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 51 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
9 37 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 36 (8.14%) Architect
11 33 (7.47%) Support Engineer
12 29 (6.56%) IT Engineer
12 29 (6.56%) Senior Support Engineer
13 28 (6.33%) Storage Engineer
14 24 (5.43%) VMware Engineer
15 19 (4.30%) Consultant
15 19 (4.30%) Network Engineer
16 18 (4.07%) Infrastructure Architect
16 18 (4.07%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (14.03%) LAMP
2 33 (7.47%) Web Services
3 29 (6.56%) LEMP Stack
4 21 (4.75%) MAPI
4 21 (4.75%) Memcached
5 15 (3.39%) LAPP Stack
6 13 (2.94%) Middleware
7 12 (2.71%) FIX Protocol
7 12 (2.71%) Ultra Messaging
8 10 (2.26%) ELK Stack
8 10 (2.26%) JDBC
9 9 (2.04%) Lucene
10 6 (1.36%) HTML
10 6 (1.36%) Java EE
11 5 (1.13%) Dropwizard
11 5 (1.13%) JMX
11 5 (1.13%) Swagger
12 4 (0.90%) COM
12 4 (0.90%) Rendezvous
13 3 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 43 (9.73%) Replication
3 31 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.66%) Clustering
5 21 (4.75%) Blackberry
5 21 (4.75%) iPhone
5 21 (4.75%) PDA
6 18 (4.07%) IPTV
6 18 (4.07%) Over-the-Top Content
7 16 (3.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (2.71%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.71%) Hedge funds
8 12 (2.71%) HP StoreVirtual
9 11 (2.49%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.49%) Private Cloud
10 10 (2.26%) Cryptography
10 10 (2.26%) VCE vBlock
10 10 (2.26%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.58%) EMC VNX
11 7 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 398 (90.05%) Linux
2 186 (42.08%) Windows
3 129 (29.19%) CentOS
4 110 (24.89%) Ubuntu
5 104 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 86 (19.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 85 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 84 (19.00%) Unix
9 78 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 55 (12.44%) Solaris
11 54 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 32 (7.24%) Debian
13 24 (5.43%) Windows 7
14 21 (4.75%) Android
14 21 (4.75%) Windows 10
14 21 (4.75%) Windows 8
14 21 (4.75%) Windows Vista
14 21 (4.75%) Windows XP
15 17 (3.85%) HPUX
16 13 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (25.11%) DevOps
2 85 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (18.10%) Open Source
4 58 (13.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 58 (13.12%) ITIL
5 55 (12.44%) Configuration Management
6 53 (11.99%) Security Patching
7 45 (10.18%) Migration
8 44 (9.95%) Capacity Planning
9 43 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (7.01%) Load Balancing
10 31 (7.01%) Scrum
11 28 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
12 25 (5.66%) High Availability
13 23 (5.20%) Change Control
14 20 (4.52%) Benchmarking
15 18 (4.07%) Memory Management
16 15 (3.39%) Cybersecurity
17 14 (3.17%) Fault Management
18 13 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (28.28%) Bash Shell
2 103 (23.30%) Perl
3 80 (18.10%) Python
4 68 (15.38%) SQL
5 50 (11.31%) Java
6 49 (11.09%) PHP
7 46 (10.41%) Ruby
8 38 (8.60%) PowerShell
9 29 (6.56%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.39%) AWK
10 15 (3.39%) sed
11 13 (2.94%) C
12 11 (2.49%) Korn
13 8 (1.81%) JavaScript
14 7 (1.58%) VBA
15 6 (1.36%) C++
16 3 (0.68%) Bourne shell
17 2 (0.45%) C#
18 1 (0.23%) Jython
18 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (8.82%) Degree
3 38 (8.60%) MCSE
4 28 (6.33%) RHCE
5 22 (4.98%) MCSA
6 21 (4.75%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (3.39%) EMC Certification
8 12 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (2.04%) CCNP
10 7 (1.58%) CCNA
11 6 (1.36%) NCDA
12 5 (1.13%) RHCT
13 4 (0.90%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.68%) A+ Certification
14 3 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
15 2 (0.45%) LPIC
15 2 (0.45%) MCP
15 2 (0.45%) Security+ Certification
15 2 (0.45%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.66%) QA
2 11 (2.49%) SAS 70
2 11 (2.49%) SLA
3 6 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 135 (30.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (26.70%) Active Directory
3 116 (26.24%) VMware ESXi
4 70 (15.84%) Hyper-V
5 35 (7.92%) Squid
6 34 (7.69%) vSphere
7 30 (6.79%) VMware ESX
8 26 (5.88%) KVM
9 24 (5.43%) Xen
10 22 (4.98%) Docker
11 20 (4.52%) Corosync
11 20 (4.52%) GlusterFS
11 20 (4.52%) iptables
11 20 (4.52%) SRDF
12 18 (4.07%) Virtual Machines
13 17 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
14 16 (3.62%) Samba
15 14 (3.17%) Firmware
15 14 (3.17%) vCloud
16 13 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 158 (35.75%) Puppet
2 124 (28.05%) Nagios
3 85 (19.23%) Ansible
4 39 (8.82%) HAProxy
5 37 (8.37%) logstash
6 31 (7.01%) Backup Exec
7 27 (6.11%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (4.07%) ZABBIX
9 15 (3.39%) Oracle ZFS
9 15 (3.39%) Pacemaker
10 14 (3.17%) NetBackup
10 14 (3.17%) yum
11 13 (2.94%) CFEngine
11 13 (2.94%) Nmap
11 13 (2.94%) SCCM
11 13 (2.94%) vMotion
11 13 (2.94%) vRealize
12 12 (2.71%) EMC VPLEX
13 9 (2.04%) ITRS Geneos
13 9 (2.04%) Simpana
Vendors
1 259 (58.60%) VMware
2 238 (53.85%) Cisco
3 144 (32.58%) HP
4 141 (31.90%) Red Hat
5 125 (28.28%) NetApp
6 105 (23.76%) Microsoft
7 87 (19.68%) EMC
8 81 (18.33%) Oracle
9 58 (13.12%) IBM
10 45 (10.18%) Citrix
11 37 (8.37%) Veeam
12 36 (8.14%) Brocade
13 29 (6.56%) Splunk
14 27 (6.11%) CommVault
15 26 (5.88%) SolarWinds
16 25 (5.66%) Isilon
17 24 (5.43%) Remedy
18 21 (4.75%) Apple
18 21 (4.75%) Draytek
18 21 (4.75%) Veritas
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 Per Annum package, plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broadstone, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £56000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Belfast
CME Group
Salary: Negotiable + extensive benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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