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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 698 693 608
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -85
Permanent jobs citing NFS 200 238 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.67% 1.88% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 164 184 231
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -5.00%

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
11948 12675 10984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.93% 10.83% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9942 10492 9361
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NFS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 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
England -23 181 £60,000 +20.00% 19
London +22 138 £75,000 +15.38% 8
East of England +18 17 £55,000 +22.22% 4
South East -26 13 £40,000 -14.89% 4
Scotland +17 12 £28,500 -41.83% 2
City of London +38 11 £44,500 -31.53% 2
Hertfordshire +1 11 £62,500 +11.11% 1
Edinburgh - 9 £25,750 - 2
Milton Keynes - 8 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +8 6 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Manchester +5 6 £47,500 +84.46%
North West -5 6 £47,500 +46.15%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £55,000 -
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £72,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £72,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +8 3 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Berkshire -10 3 £30,000 -35.48% 3
Glasgow - 3 £28,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Bracknell +21 2 £30,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 2 £22,550 -6.04%
Tyne and Wear -8 2 £22,550 -6.04%
Watford -9 2 £62,500 +11.11%
North East -16 2 £22,550 -6.04%
Suffolk - 2 £22,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £40,000 -
Northampton - 2 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 2 £22,500 -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 374 (82.38%) Linux
2 282 (62.11%) SAN
3 246 (54.19%) Windows
4 227 (50.00%) NetApp
5 216 (47.58%) Apache
6 213 (46.92%) Oracle
6 213 (46.92%) NAS
7 209 (46.04%) Cisco
8 207 (45.59%) Solaris
9 201 (44.27%) EMC
10 190 (41.85%) DNS
11 179 (39.43%) Fibre Channel
12 170 (37.44%) Finance
13 161 (35.46%) VMware
14 147 (32.38%) LAN
15 146 (32.16%) WAN
16 143 (31.50%) IBM
17 142 (31.28%) Red Hat
18 140 (30.84%) SRDF
19 139 (30.62%) HTTP
20 138 (30.40%) VMware Infrastructure
20 138 (30.40%) FCoE
20 138 (30.40%) Performance Tuning
21 137 (30.18%) MySQL
22 135 (29.74%) Multicast
23 131 (28.85%) IIS
24 129 (28.41%) Benchmarking
25 128 (28.19%) Intel
25 128 (28.19%) Tomcat
26 124 (27.31%) iSCSI

NFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 216 (47.58%) Apache
2 131 (28.85%) IIS
3 128 (28.19%) Tomcat
4 108 (23.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 108 (23.79%) WebSphere
5 102 (22.47%) Oracle Coherence
6 39 (8.59%) SharePoint
7 35 (7.71%) nginx
8 32 (7.05%) MS Exchange
9 9 (1.98%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.88%) JBoss
11 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.88%) Drupal
11 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.66%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.44%) CMS
13 2 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 77 (16.96%) RMDS
2 6 (1.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 6 (1.32%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.73%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (2.42%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.22%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.22%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 282 (62.11%) SAN
2 213 (46.92%) NAS
3 190 (41.85%) DNS
4 179 (39.43%) Fibre Channel
5 147 (32.38%) LAN
6 146 (32.16%) WAN
7 139 (30.62%) HTTP
8 138 (30.40%) FCoE
9 135 (29.74%) Multicast
10 124 (27.31%) iSCSI
11 72 (15.86%) TCP/IP
12 70 (15.42%) DHCP
13 64 (14.10%) LDAP
14 49 (10.79%) VPN
15 46 (10.13%) SMTP
16 44 (9.69%) Firewall
17 42 (9.25%) SSH
18 27 (5.95%) VLAN
18 27 (5.95%) Internet
19 25 (5.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (30.18%) MySQL
2 117 (25.77%) SQL Server
3 77 (16.96%) Hadoop
3 77 (16.96%) HBase
4 57 (12.56%) DB2
5 33 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (2.86%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.64%) Oracle OLAP
8 12 (2.64%) OLTP
8 12 (2.64%) OLAP
9 9 (1.98%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.32%) Big Data
12 5 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.10%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.10%) QlikView
13 4 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (5.95%) Subversion
2 26 (5.73%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.30%) ProC
4 9 (1.98%) Emacs
5 8 (1.76%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.22%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 170 (37.44%) Finance
2 66 (14.54%) Banking
3 17 (3.74%) Retail
4 14 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.98%) Billing
7 6 (1.32%) Legal
8 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.66%) Marketing
9 3 (0.66%) French Language
9 3 (0.66%) German Language
9 3 (0.66%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.22%) iGaming
10 1 (0.22%) Hebrew Language
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 145 (31.94%) Architect
2 129 (28.41%) Infrastructure Architect
3 118 (25.99%) Administrator
4 94 (20.70%) Systems Administrator
5 87 (19.16%) Solutions Architect
6 86 (18.94%) Linux Administrator
7 79 (17.40%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 61 (13.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 54 (11.89%) Lead Architect
10 52 (11.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 33 (7.27%) Storage Engineer
12 31 (6.83%) Technical Architect
13 28 (6.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 27 (5.95%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
15 26 (5.73%) Consultant
16 25 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
17 22 (4.85%) UNIX Support
18 20 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
19 18 (3.96%) Linux Specialist
19 18 (3.96%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (24.23%) Middleware
2 85 (18.72%) XSLT
2 85 (18.72%) XML
3 77 (16.96%) HTML
3 77 (16.96%) Rendezvous
3 77 (16.96%) Ultra Messaging
4 17 (3.74%) Memcached
5 14 (3.08%) LAMP
6 10 (2.20%) SOAP
7 8 (1.76%) XSL
7 8 (1.76%) .NET
7 8 (1.76%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.76%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.76%) WSDL
7 8 (1.76%) jQuery
7 8 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (1.76%) Entity Framework
8 7 (1.54%) Web Services
9 6 (1.32%) Flash
9 6 (1.32%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.23%) Mainframe
2 36 (7.93%) Replication
2 36 (7.93%) Computer Science
3 33 (7.27%) Data Centre
4 29 (6.39%) Clustering
5 27 (5.95%) EMC VNX
5 27 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (4.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (4.41%) CLARiiON
8 16 (3.52%) Symmetrix
9 14 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 13 (2.86%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.64%) Hybrid Cloud
11 12 (2.64%) EMC VMAX
12 11 (2.42%) Celerra
13 9 (1.98%) CMDB
13 9 (1.98%) Statistics
13 9 (1.98%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.76%) HACMP
15 4 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 374 (82.38%) Linux
2 246 (54.19%) Windows
3 207 (45.59%) Solaris
4 121 (26.65%) UNIX
5 92 (20.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 67 (14.76%) CentOS
7 51 (11.23%) Debian
8 44 (9.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (8.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (7.49%) Ubuntu
11 23 (5.07%) Mac OS X
11 23 (5.07%) Data ONTAP
12 21 (4.63%) Fedora
13 19 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (3.30%) Scientific Linux
15 14 (3.08%) AIX
15 14 (3.08%) Windows 2000 Server
16 9 (1.98%) HPUX
17 2 (0.44%) SUSE
17 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (30.40%) Performance Tuning
2 129 (28.41%) Benchmarking
3 114 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 45 (9.91%) Capacity Planning
5 44 (9.69%) Risk Management
6 43 (9.47%) ITIL
7 40 (8.81%) Open Source
8 39 (8.59%) Load Balancing
9 35 (7.71%) DevOps
10 34 (7.49%) Configuration Management
11 29 (6.39%) Migration
12 26 (5.73%) Asset Management
12 26 (5.73%) Patch Management
13 21 (4.63%) Data Protection
14 20 (4.41%) Service Delivery
14 20 (4.41%) Change Management
15 19 (4.19%) Performance Analysis
16 17 (3.74%) Process Management
16 17 (3.74%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 115 (25.33%) Perl
2 113 (24.89%) SQL
3 91 (20.04%) Java
4 86 (18.94%) JavaScript
5 84 (18.50%) Bash Shell
6 76 (16.74%) Python
7 32 (7.05%) Ruby
8 28 (6.17%) Shell Script
9 26 (5.73%) PowerShell
10 23 (5.07%) PHP
11 21 (4.63%) C
12 11 (2.42%) Bourne shell
12 11 (2.42%) C++
13 8 (1.76%) C#
14 6 (1.32%) C-shell
15 5 (1.10%) Korn
16 3 (0.66%) AWK
17 2 (0.44%) sed
17 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (10.13%) Degree
2 12 (2.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (1.54%) NCDA
5 7 (1.54%) RHCSA
6 6 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.10%) CCNP
8 4 (0.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.88%) RHCE
9 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.66%) MCSE
9 3 (0.66%) NCIE
10 2 (0.44%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.44%) MCP
10 2 (0.44%) HND
10 2 (0.44%) PMP
10 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.44%) IBM Certification
11 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.95%) SLA
2 14 (3.08%) QA
3 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.66%) HL7
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 140 (30.84%) SRDF
2 138 (30.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (21.15%) Hyper-V
4 86 (18.94%) Oracle RAC
5 73 (16.08%) Samba
6 57 (12.56%) Xen
7 55 (12.11%) KVM
8 54 (11.89%) iptables
9 43 (9.47%) Active Directory
10 30 (6.61%) Postfix
11 26 (5.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 20 (4.41%) VMware ESX
13 16 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
14 15 (3.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 14 (3.08%) vSphere
16 13 (2.86%) Varnish
17 11 (2.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 8 (1.76%) XenApp
19 6 (1.32%) Ceph
20 5 (1.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (13.00%) Nagios
2 58 (12.78%) Puppet
3 39 (8.59%) NetBackup
4 28 (6.17%) Tivoli
5 23 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (4.85%) SnapVault
7 21 (4.63%) SnapMirror
7 21 (4.63%) ZABBIX
8 15 (3.30%) Cacti
9 14 (3.08%) FortiGate
10 12 (2.64%) Ansible
11 11 (2.42%) Oracle ZFS
12 10 (2.20%) SmokePing
12 10 (2.20%) EMC NetWorker
12 10 (2.20%) Sysprep
13 7 (1.54%) logstash
13 7 (1.54%) EMC VPLEX
14 6 (1.32%) SnapLock
15 5 (1.10%) Control-M
15 5 (1.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 227 (50.00%) NetApp
2 213 (46.92%) Oracle
3 209 (46.04%) Cisco
4 201 (44.27%) EMC
5 161 (35.46%) VMware
6 143 (31.50%) IBM
7 142 (31.28%) Red Hat
8 128 (28.19%) Intel
9 81 (17.84%) Sybase
10 77 (16.96%) Microsoft
10 77 (16.96%) TIBCO
10 77 (16.96%) DataSynapse
11 60 (13.22%) HP
12 44 (9.69%) Veritas
13 42 (9.25%) Sun
14 28 (6.17%) Symantec
15 27 (5.95%) Brocade
16 21 (4.63%) Rackspace
17 19 (4.19%) BMC
18 17 (3.74%) Citrix
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Arden Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits, D.O.E.
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £125,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago