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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 702 734 764
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +30
Permanent jobs citing NFS 174 222 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.56% 1.80% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 134 187 186
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
11150 12339 13946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.44% 11.62% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9255 10367 11735
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +31 160 £57,500 +4.54% 17
London +35 106 £67,500 +12.50% 6
South East +83 25 £40,000 +10.34% 7
City of London +22 12 £68,750 +37.50% 1
Berkshire +52 11 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Scotland +22 11 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Bracknell +18 11 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Surrey +27 10 £55,000 +4.76% 4
West Midlands 0 9 £46,000 +10.84%
South West +22 7 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +15 6 - -
Edinburgh +9 6 £50,000 +92.30%
South Yorkshire - 6 - -
Doncaster - 6 - -
Glasgow +24 5 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Gloucestershire - 5 - -
East of England 0 4 £43,750 -20.45% 1
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Southampton - 4 £40,000 - 1
South Wales 0 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Wales -14 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Telford - 3 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £50,000 -
Torfaen - 3 £42,500 -
Cwmbran - 3 £42,500 -
Bristol +18 2 £30,000 -
Cambridge +8 2 £45,000 +63.63%
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £45,000 +63.63%
East Midlands +1 2 £37,500 -16.66%

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 301 (88.53%) Linux
2 186 (54.71%) VMware
3 149 (43.82%) Windows
4 148 (43.53%) SAN
5 131 (38.53%) NetApp
6 130 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 123 (36.18%) Cisco
8 110 (32.35%) Bash Shell
9 109 (32.06%) iSCSI
10 108 (31.76%) Fibre Channel
10 108 (31.76%) Red Hat
11 107 (31.47%) Apache
12 105 (30.88%) EMC
13 104 (30.59%) Oracle
13 104 (30.59%) Finance
14 102 (30.00%) SQL
15 94 (27.65%) Solaris
16 91 (26.76%) NAS
17 90 (26.47%) DNS
18 84 (24.71%) HTTP
19 82 (24.12%) Perl
20 81 (23.82%) SQL Server
21 77 (22.65%) TCP/IP
22 76 (22.35%) Puppet
23 75 (22.06%) LAN
24 74 (21.76%) FCoE
25 73 (21.47%) Hyper-V
26 72 (21.18%) Tomcat
27 71 (20.88%) Unix
28 69 (20.29%) IIS

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
1 107 (31.47%) Apache
2 72 (21.18%) Tomcat
3 69 (20.29%) IIS
4 47 (13.82%) Oracle Coherence
5 46 (13.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 46 (13.53%) WebSphere
6 33 (9.71%) nginx
7 16 (4.71%) SharePoint
8 12 (3.53%) Confluence
8 12 (3.53%) MS Exchange
9 11 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (2.65%) CMS
10 9 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.76%) JBoss
11 6 (1.76%) Liferay
12 5 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.47%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Houdini
2 1 (0.29%) Maya
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
2 1 (0.29%) NUKE
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (6.47%) RMDS
2 9 (2.65%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.12%) SaaS
4 10 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
4 10 (2.94%) Office 365
5 6 (1.76%) PaaS
6 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 148 (43.53%) SAN
2 109 (32.06%) iSCSI
3 108 (31.76%) Fibre Channel
4 91 (26.76%) NAS
5 90 (26.47%) DNS
6 84 (24.71%) HTTP
7 77 (22.65%) TCP/IP
8 75 (22.06%) LAN
9 74 (21.76%) FCoE
10 69 (20.29%) WAN
11 68 (20.00%) LDAP
12 67 (19.71%) Firewall
13 53 (15.59%) Multicast
14 45 (13.24%) DHCP
15 37 (10.88%) Kerberos
16 36 (10.59%) FTP
17 35 (10.29%) SNMP
18 32 (9.41%) SMTP
19 27 (7.94%) VPN
20 25 (7.35%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (23.82%) SQL Server
2 51 (15.00%) MySQL
3 29 (8.53%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (8.24%) Oracle Database
5 27 (7.94%) DB2
6 26 (7.65%) Hadoop
6 26 (7.65%) Redis
7 24 (7.06%) OLAP
7 24 (7.06%) OLTP
7 24 (7.06%) Oracle OLAP
8 23 (6.76%) HBase
9 19 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (4.12%) InterSystems Cache
10 14 (4.12%) NoSQL
11 12 (3.53%) Big Data
11 12 (3.53%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.76%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (8.82%) JIRA
2 22 (6.47%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.29%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.24%) Redmine
5 9 (2.65%) Subversion
6 6 (1.76%) Hudson
7 5 (1.47%) Buildbot
7 5 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.59%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.29%) Toad
General
1 104 (30.59%) Finance
2 48 (14.12%) Banking
3 15 (4.41%) Investment Banking
4 14 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.82%) Marketing
6 9 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.06%) Japanese Language
8 6 (1.76%) Advertising
8 6 (1.76%) Back Office
9 5 (1.47%) Billing
9 5 (1.47%) Front Office
10 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.88%) Publishing
11 2 (0.59%) Military
12 1 (0.29%) Games
12 1 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (30.59%) Administrator
2 80 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 75 (22.06%) Linux Administrator
4 56 (16.47%) Architect
5 54 (15.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 51 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 46 (13.53%) Linux Engineer
8 30 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
9 25 (7.35%) Lead Architect
10 23 (6.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 23 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (6.76%) Storage Engineer
11 21 (6.18%) C++ Software Engineer
11 21 (6.18%) Software Engineer
11 21 (6.18%) Technical Architect
12 20 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
12 20 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
13 18 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
14 17 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.53%) Middleware
2 33 (9.71%) LEMP Stack
3 32 (9.41%) LAMP
4 29 (8.53%) XML
5 23 (6.76%) HTML
6 22 (6.47%) Rendezvous
6 22 (6.47%) Ultra Messaging
6 22 (6.47%) XSLT
7 16 (4.71%) LAPP Stack
8 10 (2.94%) JMS
8 10 (2.94%) Memcached
8 10 (2.94%) Web Services
9 9 (2.65%) Flash
10 7 (2.06%) JSON
11 6 (1.76%) ELK Stack
11 6 (1.76%) JDBC
11 6 (1.76%) SAML
12 5 (1.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 4 (1.18%) REST
13 4 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.12%) Data Centre
2 37 (10.88%) Computer Science
3 34 (10.00%) Replication
4 23 (6.76%) Clustering
5 18 (5.29%) Embedded Systems
6 12 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.53%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.65%) EMC VNX
8 7 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.06%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.76%) Celerra
9 6 (1.76%) CLARiiON
9 6 (1.76%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.76%) Wiki
10 5 (1.47%) Biology
10 5 (1.47%) Fintech
10 5 (1.47%) Statistics
11 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.18%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.18%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 301 (88.53%) Linux
2 149 (43.82%) Windows
3 94 (27.65%) Solaris
4 71 (20.88%) Unix
5 65 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 46 (13.53%) Windows Server
7 41 (12.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (11.47%) CentOS
9 36 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (6.47%) Ubuntu
11 12 (3.53%) Debian
11 12 (3.53%) HPUX
11 12 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (2.94%) Windows 7
13 7 (2.06%) Data ONTAP
13 7 (2.06%) VMS
14 6 (1.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.76%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (1.47%) AIX
15 5 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 64 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (15.59%) Benchmarking
4 51 (15.00%) ITIL
4 51 (15.00%) Load Balancing
5 39 (11.47%) DevOps
6 33 (9.71%) Configuration Management
7 28 (8.24%) High Availability
8 26 (7.65%) Risk Management
9 25 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (7.35%) E-Commerce
9 25 (7.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 25 (7.35%) Software Engineering
10 22 (6.47%) Migration
11 19 (5.59%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (5.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 18 (5.29%) Patch Management
13 17 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (4.41%) Workflow
15 14 (4.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 110 (32.35%) Bash Shell
2 102 (30.00%) SQL
3 82 (24.12%) Perl
4 65 (19.12%) Python
5 42 (12.35%) Java
6 37 (10.88%) Ruby
7 36 (10.59%) C
8 35 (10.29%) Shell Script
9 33 (9.71%) PHP
10 30 (8.82%) PowerShell
11 23 (6.76%) C++
11 23 (6.76%) JavaScript
12 21 (6.18%) Korn
13 9 (2.65%) Go
14 8 (2.35%) VBScript
15 6 (1.76%) AWK
15 6 (1.76%) sed
16 5 (1.47%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.18%) Bourne shell
18 1 (0.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 42 (12.35%) Degree
2 33 (9.71%) MCSE
2 33 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (8.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (7.35%) RHCE
5 23 (6.76%) Security Cleared
6 20 (5.88%) DV Cleared
7 19 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (4.71%) RHCSA
9 13 (3.82%) CCNA
9 13 (3.82%) MCSA
10 12 (3.53%) CISSP
10 12 (3.53%) CompTIA Security+
10 12 (3.53%) GIAC
10 12 (3.53%) Linux+ Certification
10 12 (3.53%) Network+ Certification
10 12 (3.53%) SANS
10 12 (3.53%) Security+ Certification
10 12 (3.53%) SSCP
11 7 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.71%) QA
2 12 (3.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.29%) EMIR
3 1 (0.29%) GCP
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) MiFID
System Software
1 130 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (21.47%) Hyper-V
3 53 (15.59%) SRDF
4 48 (14.12%) Oracle RAC
5 46 (13.53%) KVM
6 44 (12.94%) Xen
7 43 (12.65%) Samba
8 42 (12.35%) Active Directory
9 28 (8.24%) VMware ESX
10 26 (7.65%) iptables
10 26 (7.65%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (6.18%) Docker
11 21 (6.18%) LXC
11 21 (6.18%) vSphere
12 15 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
13 14 (4.12%) Varnish
14 13 (3.82%) Gluster
14 13 (3.82%) Squid
15 12 (3.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 11 (3.24%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 76 (22.35%) Puppet
2 52 (15.29%) Nagios
3 41 (12.06%) Ansible
4 32 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (6.47%) HAProxy
6 21 (6.18%) NetBackup
7 17 (5.00%) logstash
8 13 (3.82%) Oracle ZFS
9 11 (3.24%) Pacemaker
10 9 (2.65%) SCCM
11 8 (2.35%) Cacti
11 8 (2.35%) SnapVault
12 6 (1.76%) EMC VPLEX
12 6 (1.76%) FortiGate
12 6 (1.76%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (1.76%) Nmap
12 6 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (1.76%) SnapMirror
12 6 (1.76%) vMotion
13 5 (1.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 186 (54.71%) VMware
2 131 (38.53%) NetApp
3 123 (36.18%) Cisco
4 108 (31.76%) Red Hat
5 105 (30.88%) EMC
6 104 (30.59%) Oracle
7 69 (20.29%) IBM
8 66 (19.41%) Microsoft
9 53 (15.59%) Intel
10 51 (15.00%) HP
11 29 (8.53%) Sybase
12 28 (8.24%) Citrix
13 26 (7.65%) 3PAR
14 22 (6.47%) DataSynapse
14 22 (6.47%) TIBCO
15 21 (6.18%) Brocade
16 19 (5.59%) SolarWinds
17 16 (4.71%) Isilon
18 13 (3.82%) Sun
18 13 (3.82%) Veeam
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: EXCELLENT SALARY AND BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Centrica
Salary: Circa, £62,000 + bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago