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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 679 688 586
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -102
Permanent jobs citing NFS 226 256 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 1.84% 2.04% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 185 192 243
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.75%

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
12290 12535 10875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.10% 10.61% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10167 10496 9255
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 July 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 July 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 -13 213 £65,000 +23.80% 20
London +49 157 £75,000 +13.20% 9
East of England +12 25 £50,750 +12.77% 3
Hertfordshire +19 21 £55,000 -2.22% 2
City of London +34 16 £52,000 -20.00% 7
South East -30 14 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Scotland +11 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 9 £40,000 -23.80%
Milton Keynes -5 9 £40,000 -23.80%
Manchester +3 8 £47,500 +150.00% 2
North West -11 8 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Yorkshire +1 7 £70,000 +75.00%
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 - - 1
Sheffield - 4 £72,500 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £72,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 3 £23,400 -2.50%
North East -14 3 £23,400 -2.50%
Tyne and Wear -15 3 £23,400 -2.50%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £55,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £32,500 -
Bedford +10 2 £38,750 +6.16% 1
Bedfordshire +9 2 £38,750 +6.16% 1
Surrey +6 2 £55,000 -24.13%
East Midlands +5 2 £38,750 +40.90% 1
West Sussex +4 2 £50,000 -9.09%
York +4 2 £43,500 +8.75%
North Yorkshire +2 2 £43,500 +8.75%
Watford -3 2 £62,500 +11.11%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £57,500 -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 419 (82.81%) Linux
2 306 (60.47%) SAN
3 280 (55.34%) Windows
4 261 (51.58%) NetApp
5 241 (47.63%) Oracle
6 233 (46.05%) Solaris
6 233 (46.05%) Cisco
7 227 (44.86%) Apache
8 226 (44.66%) NAS
9 224 (44.27%) DNS
10 220 (43.48%) EMC
11 199 (39.33%) Fibre Channel
12 189 (37.35%) VMware
13 187 (36.96%) Finance
14 165 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 159 (31.42%) Red Hat
16 154 (30.43%) LAN
16 154 (30.43%) WAN
17 153 (30.24%) IBM
18 151 (29.84%) SRDF
19 149 (29.45%) HTTP
20 148 (29.25%) MySQL
20 148 (29.25%) Performance Tuning
21 147 (29.05%) FCoE
22 143 (28.26%) UNIX
22 143 (28.26%) Multicast
23 142 (28.06%) iSCSI
24 141 (27.87%) SQL Server
25 139 (27.47%) Perl
26 138 (27.27%) IIS

NFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 227 (44.86%) Apache
2 138 (27.27%) IIS
3 131 (25.89%) Tomcat
4 113 (22.33%) WebSphere
5 112 (22.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 106 (20.95%) Oracle Coherence
7 43 (8.50%) SharePoint
8 40 (7.91%) MS Exchange
9 39 (7.71%) nginx
10 10 (1.98%) OpenStack
11 9 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.99%) JBoss
12 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.40%) Drupal
14 2 (0.40%) CMS
14 2 (0.40%) SAS
14 2 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 43 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 80 (15.81%) RMDS
2 5 (0.99%) SAP R/3
2 5 (0.99%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (0.59%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.71%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.74%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (2.37%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.40%) Office 365
6 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 306 (60.47%) SAN
2 226 (44.66%) NAS
3 224 (44.27%) DNS
4 199 (39.33%) Fibre Channel
5 154 (30.43%) LAN
5 154 (30.43%) WAN
6 149 (29.45%) HTTP
7 147 (29.05%) FCoE
8 143 (28.26%) Multicast
9 142 (28.06%) iSCSI
10 84 (16.60%) TCP/IP
11 83 (16.40%) DHCP
12 79 (15.61%) LDAP
13 60 (11.86%) SMTP
14 52 (10.28%) Firewall
15 51 (10.08%) VPN
16 40 (7.91%) SSH
17 36 (7.11%) Internet
18 34 (6.72%) VLAN
19 24 (4.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (29.25%) MySQL
2 141 (27.87%) SQL Server
3 81 (16.01%) Hadoop
4 80 (15.81%) HBase
5 65 (12.85%) DB2
6 34 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.37%) Oracle OLAP
8 12 (2.37%) OLTP
8 12 (2.37%) OLAP
8 12 (2.37%) Big Data
9 8 (1.58%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.58%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.58%) QlikView
10 7 (1.38%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (4.74%) Subversion
2 22 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (1.98%) ProC
5 9 (1.78%) Emacs
6 8 (1.58%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.20%) JIRA
9 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.20%) Gerrit
General
1 187 (36.96%) Finance
2 72 (14.23%) Banking
3 20 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.56%) Retail
5 17 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.78%) Billing
7 7 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.19%) Legal
9 3 (0.59%) Marketing
9 3 (0.59%) French Language
9 3 (0.59%) German Language
9 3 (0.59%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.59%) Games
9 3 (0.59%) iGaming
10 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.20%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 153 (30.24%) Architect
2 136 (26.88%) Infrastructure Architect
3 130 (25.69%) Administrator
4 100 (19.76%) Systems Administrator
5 87 (17.19%) Solutions Architect
6 85 (16.80%) Linux Administrator
7 77 (15.22%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 60 (11.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 58 (11.46%) Lead Architect
10 55 (10.87%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 41 (8.10%) Storage Engineer
12 35 (6.92%) Consultant
13 27 (5.34%) Technical Architect
14 26 (5.14%) Systems Engineer
15 24 (4.74%) Technical Solutions Architect
16 22 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
17 20 (3.95%) Linux Specialist
17 20 (3.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
18 19 (3.75%) UNIX Support
19 17 (3.36%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (22.53%) Middleware
2 88 (17.39%) XSLT
2 88 (17.39%) XML
3 80 (15.81%) HTML
3 80 (15.81%) Rendezvous
3 80 (15.81%) Ultra Messaging
4 20 (3.95%) Memcached
5 18 (3.56%) LAMP
6 11 (2.17%) SOAP
7 8 (1.58%) XSL
7 8 (1.58%) .NET
7 8 (1.58%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.58%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.58%) WSDL
7 8 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (1.58%) Entity Framework
7 8 (1.58%) jQuery
8 6 (1.19%) Apache Flex
8 6 (1.19%) Flash
8 6 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.66%) Mainframe
2 44 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 43 (8.50%) Replication
4 41 (8.10%) EMC VNX
5 39 (7.71%) Clustering
6 37 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (7.11%) Computer Science
8 27 (5.34%) CLARiiON
9 20 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (3.36%) HACMP
10 17 (3.36%) EMC VMAX
11 16 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
11 16 (3.16%) Symmetrix
12 14 (2.77%) Management Information System
13 13 (2.57%) Celerra
13 13 (2.57%) Hybrid Cloud
14 9 (1.78%) Hedge funds
15 8 (1.58%) Statistics
16 7 (1.38%) CMDB
17 5 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 419 (82.81%) Linux
2 280 (55.34%) Windows
3 233 (46.05%) Solaris
4 143 (28.26%) UNIX
5 122 (24.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 68 (13.44%) CentOS
7 58 (11.46%) Debian
8 47 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (7.91%) Data ONTAP
11 35 (6.92%) Ubuntu
12 24 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (4.55%) AIX
14 22 (4.35%) Mac OS X
15 20 (3.95%) Fedora
16 13 (2.57%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (1.98%) Scientific Linux
18 8 (1.58%) HPUX
19 6 (1.19%) Windows 7
20 2 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (29.25%) Performance Tuning
2 136 (26.88%) Benchmarking
3 114 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (11.26%) ITIL
5 51 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 51 (10.08%) Risk Management
5 51 (10.08%) Capacity Planning
6 40 (7.91%) Open Source
6 40 (7.91%) Load Balancing
7 36 (7.11%) Configuration Management
8 31 (6.13%) DevOps
9 30 (5.93%) Migration
9 30 (5.93%) Patch Management
10 23 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
10 23 (4.55%) Asset Management
11 21 (4.15%) Data Protection
12 20 (3.95%) Web Application Development
13 19 (3.75%) Project Management
14 18 (3.56%) Service Delivery
15 17 (3.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (27.47%) Perl
2 126 (24.90%) SQL
3 96 (18.97%) Python
4 94 (18.58%) Java
5 91 (17.98%) JavaScript
6 87 (17.19%) Bash Shell
7 34 (6.72%) Shell Script
8 31 (6.13%) PowerShell
9 30 (5.93%) PHP
10 25 (4.94%) C
11 24 (4.74%) Ruby
12 15 (2.96%) Bourne shell
13 12 (2.37%) C++
14 8 (1.58%) C#
15 5 (0.99%) C-shell
15 5 (0.99%) AWK
16 4 (0.79%) Korn
17 2 (0.40%) sed
17 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (10.67%) Degree
2 18 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (2.37%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.37%) NCDA
4 11 (2.17%) RHCSA
4 11 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.38%) RHCE
6 7 (1.38%) MCSE
7 6 (1.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.19%) NCIE
8 5 (0.99%) CCNA
9 4 (0.79%) CCNP
9 4 (0.79%) MCSA
9 4 (0.79%) IBM Certification
10 2 (0.40%) PMP
10 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.40%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.40%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.52%) SLA
2 16 (3.16%) QA
3 10 (1.98%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.99%) HL7
5 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 165 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (29.84%) SRDF
3 105 (20.75%) Hyper-V
4 92 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
5 73 (14.43%) Samba
6 61 (12.06%) Xen
7 57 (11.26%) iptables
8 55 (10.87%) KVM
9 52 (10.28%) Active Directory
10 34 (6.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 33 (6.52%) vSphere
12 32 (6.32%) Postfix
13 26 (5.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 25 (4.94%) VMware ESX
15 18 (3.56%) Varnish
16 13 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (2.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 12 (2.37%) XenApp
18 8 (1.58%) XenServer
18 8 (1.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 72 (14.23%) Nagios
1 72 (14.23%) Puppet
2 49 (9.68%) NetBackup
3 33 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (5.53%) Tivoli
4 28 (5.53%) SnapMirror
5 24 (4.74%) SnapVault
5 24 (4.74%) ZABBIX
6 22 (4.35%) Cacti
7 13 (2.57%) Sysprep
7 13 (2.57%) FortiGate
8 12 (2.37%) EMC NetWorker
8 12 (2.37%) EMC VPLEX
9 11 (2.17%) SmokePing
10 10 (1.98%) yum
10 10 (1.98%) logstash
11 9 (1.78%) Oracle ZFS
12 8 (1.58%) Pacemaker
12 8 (1.58%) Ansible
13 7 (1.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 261 (51.58%) NetApp
2 241 (47.63%) Oracle
3 233 (46.05%) Cisco
4 220 (43.48%) EMC
5 189 (37.35%) VMware
6 159 (31.42%) Red Hat
7 153 (30.24%) IBM
8 137 (27.08%) Intel
9 86 (17.00%) Microsoft
10 85 (16.80%) HP
11 84 (16.60%) Sybase
12 80 (15.81%) TIBCO
12 80 (15.81%) DataSynapse
13 58 (11.46%) Veritas
14 48 (9.49%) Sun
15 33 (6.52%) Brocade
16 31 (6.13%) Symantec
17 28 (5.53%) Citrix
18 20 (3.95%) Juniper
19 17 (3.36%) BMC
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
JPS Selection
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits, on-call, OT, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Bonus, Free Gym, Food, Pension + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago