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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
UK
Rank 703 733 663
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -70
Permanent jobs citing NFS 154 213 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 1.50% 1.70% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 115 174 241
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £70,000 £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
10259 12499 13528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.18% 12.23% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8533 10609 11352
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 24 February 2017 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +57 149 £62,250 +24.50% 19
London +45 88 £67,500 +28.57% 11
South East +50 41 £57,500 +32.18% 2
Surrey +72 29 £65,000 +23.80%
City of London +38 16 £56,250 +25.00% 3
Berkshire +13 7 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Epsom - 7 - -
Bracknell +3 6 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Scotland +28 5 £37,500 +44.23% 2
South West +8 5 £35,094 -29.10%
East Midlands - 5 £43,250 - 2
East of England +4 4 £31,250 -45.65% 1
Bristol +4 4 £35,047 -3.98%
West Midlands +26 3 - - 1
Shropshire - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 £27,500 -
Telford - 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 £37,500 -
Suffolk +19 2 £31,250 -10.71%
Kent +16 2 £70,000 +21.73% 1
Edinburgh +3 2 £32,750 +25.96% 2
North West -10 2 £33,250 -26.11% 1
Manchester -20 2 £33,250 -26.11% 1
Hampshire - 2 £23,250 -
Derbyshire - 2 £31,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Croydon - 2 £72,500 -
Chesterfield - 2 £31,500 - 1
Southampton - 2 £23,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 282 (82.94%) Linux
2 169 (49.71%) VMware
3 140 (41.18%) SAN
4 139 (40.88%) Windows
5 137 (40.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 133 (39.12%) NetApp
7 131 (38.53%) iSCSI
8 128 (37.65%) Fibre Channel
9 115 (33.82%) Solaris
10 111 (32.65%) Oracle
11 109 (32.06%) DNS
12 103 (30.29%) EMC
13 102 (30.00%) Bash Shell
14 101 (29.71%) Apache
15 99 (29.12%) Finance
16 98 (28.82%) Cisco
17 95 (27.94%) Hyper-V
17 95 (27.94%) NAS
18 92 (27.06%) Perl
19 89 (26.18%) Python
20 86 (25.29%) HTTP
21 84 (24.71%) FCoE
22 82 (24.12%) SQL
23 81 (23.82%) LDAP
24 80 (23.53%) Red Hat
25 79 (23.24%) TCP/IP
25 79 (23.24%) LAN
26 76 (22.35%) WAN
26 76 (22.35%) Unix
27 74 (21.76%) Performance Tuning

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
1 101 (29.71%) Apache
2 67 (19.71%) Tomcat
3 61 (17.94%) IIS
4 56 (16.47%) Oracle Coherence
5 46 (13.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 46 (13.53%) WebSphere
6 31 (9.12%) DataSynapse
7 23 (6.76%) nginx
8 12 (3.53%) MS Exchange
9 10 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (2.35%) JBoss
11 8 (2.35%) SharePoint
12 7 (2.06%) Confluence
13 6 (1.76%) Liferay
14 4 (1.18%) Drupal
14 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (1.18%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) Houdini
3 1 (0.29%) Maya
3 1 (0.29%) NUKE
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (9.12%) RMDS
2 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.59%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 56 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.94%) Office 365
4 6 (1.76%) PaaS
4 6 (1.76%) SaaS
5 4 (1.18%) IaaS
6 3 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 140 (41.18%) SAN
2 131 (38.53%) iSCSI
3 128 (37.65%) Fibre Channel
4 109 (32.06%) DNS
5 95 (27.94%) NAS
6 86 (25.29%) HTTP
7 84 (24.71%) FCoE
8 81 (23.82%) LDAP
9 79 (23.24%) LAN
9 79 (23.24%) TCP/IP
10 76 (22.35%) WAN
11 59 (17.35%) DHCP
12 58 (17.06%) Multicast
13 48 (14.12%) Firewall
14 33 (9.71%) FTP
15 32 (9.41%) Kerberos
16 31 (9.12%) SMTP
17 28 (8.24%) VPN
18 27 (7.94%) SNMP
19 25 (7.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.06%) Hadoop
2 41 (12.06%) HBase
3 40 (11.76%) MySQL
4 23 (6.76%) Oracle Database
5 18 (5.29%) DB2
6 17 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (4.41%) OLAP
7 15 (4.41%) OLTP
7 15 (4.41%) Oracle OLAP
8 14 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (3.53%) Redis
10 7 (2.06%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.76%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (1.47%) Big Data
12 5 (1.47%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.47%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 25 (7.35%) Jenkins
2 24 (7.06%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.88%) JIRA
4 14 (4.12%) Subversion
5 7 (2.06%) Redmine
6 6 (1.76%) Hudson
7 3 (0.88%) Buildbot
7 3 (0.88%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.59%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.59%) GCC
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.29%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.29%) Maven
9 1 (0.29%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.29%) Toad
General
1 99 (29.12%) Finance
2 43 (12.65%) Banking
3 23 (6.76%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.53%) Marketing
6 11 (3.24%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.76%) Back Office
8 5 (1.47%) Advertising
8 5 (1.47%) Front Office
9 3 (0.88%) Electronics
9 3 (0.88%) Games
9 3 (0.88%) Publishing
9 3 (0.88%) Retail
10 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.59%) Legal
10 2 (0.59%) Military
11 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (25.59%) Administrator
2 68 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 64 (18.82%) Architect
3 64 (18.82%) Systems Administrator
4 60 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
5 45 (13.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 42 (12.35%) Linux Engineer
6 42 (12.35%) Technical Architect
7 39 (11.47%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 39 (11.47%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 31 (9.12%) Solutions Architect
9 29 (8.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 27 (7.94%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 23 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (6.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 20 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
13 20 (5.88%) Software Engineer
13 20 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
14 19 (5.59%) Unix Administrator
15 18 (5.29%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.41%) Middleware
2 37 (10.88%) XML
3 33 (9.71%) LAMP
4 32 (9.41%) HTML
5 31 (9.12%) Rendezvous
5 31 (9.12%) Ultra Messaging
5 31 (9.12%) XSLT
6 18 (5.29%) LEMP Stack
7 10 (2.94%) Flash
7 10 (2.94%) YAML
8 9 (2.65%) LAPP Stack
8 9 (2.65%) Web Services
9 6 (1.76%) JDBC
9 6 (1.76%) JSON
9 6 (1.76%) Memcached
10 5 (1.47%) REST
11 4 (1.18%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (1.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (1.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.59%) Data Centre
2 34 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 26 (7.65%) Public Cloud
3 26 (7.65%) Replication
4 23 (6.76%) Linux Command Line
5 19 (5.59%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (5.29%) Clustering
7 13 (3.82%) PKI
7 13 (3.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 11 (3.24%) Virtual Team
9 9 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (2.35%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.35%) Private Cloud
11 7 (2.06%) EMC VNX
12 6 (1.76%) Derivative
13 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.47%) Wiki
14 4 (1.18%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 282 (82.94%) Linux
2 139 (40.88%) Windows
3 115 (33.82%) Solaris
4 76 (22.35%) Unix
5 70 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (12.65%) Windows Server
7 34 (10.00%) CentOS
7 34 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 30 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (7.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (4.71%) AIX
11 15 (4.41%) Debian
11 15 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (3.24%) VMS
12 11 (3.24%) Windows 2000
12 11 (3.24%) Windows NT
13 10 (2.94%) Data ONTAP
14 8 (2.35%) Windows 7
15 6 (1.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (1.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (21.76%) Performance Tuning
2 64 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (17.35%) Benchmarking
4 58 (17.06%) DevOps
5 50 (14.71%) ITIL
6 39 (11.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 37 (10.88%) Capacity Planning
8 31 (9.12%) Load Balancing
9 28 (8.24%) Configuration Management
10 27 (7.94%) Software Engineering
11 24 (7.06%) High Availability
12 23 (6.76%) Migration
12 23 (6.76%) Performance Monitoring
13 22 (6.47%) Performance Management
14 20 (5.88%) Storage Virtualisation
15 17 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (4.71%) Risk Management
17 15 (4.41%) Application Performance Monitoring
17 15 (4.41%) Capacity Management
17 15 (4.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 102 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 92 (27.06%) Perl
3 89 (26.18%) Python
4 82 (24.12%) SQL
5 59 (17.35%) Java
6 41 (12.06%) Shell Script
7 40 (11.76%) Ruby
8 37 (10.88%) PHP
9 35 (10.29%) C
10 33 (9.71%) PowerShell
11 32 (9.41%) JavaScript
12 22 (6.47%) C++
13 14 (4.12%) Korn
14 11 (3.24%) Go
15 8 (2.35%) VB
16 6 (1.76%) AWK
16 6 (1.76%) sed
17 4 (1.18%) Bourne shell
17 4 (1.18%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (11.47%) Degree
2 21 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (5.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (4.71%) MCSE
4 16 (4.71%) Security Cleared
5 14 (4.12%) RHCE
6 13 (3.82%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.65%) CCNA
8 8 (2.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.06%) CCNP
9 7 (2.06%) CISSP
9 7 (2.06%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (2.06%) GIAC
9 7 (2.06%) Linux+ Certification
9 7 (2.06%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (2.06%) SANS
9 7 (2.06%) Security+ Certification
9 7 (2.06%) SSCP
10 6 (1.76%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.53%) SLA
2 6 (1.76%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.29%) EMIR
3 1 (0.29%) GCP
3 1 (0.29%) MiFID
System Software
1 137 (40.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (27.94%) Hyper-V
3 63 (18.53%) KVM
4 58 (17.06%) SRDF
5 57 (16.76%) Oracle RAC
5 57 (16.76%) Xen
6 52 (15.29%) Active Directory
7 47 (13.82%) Samba
8 29 (8.53%) VMware ESX
9 26 (7.65%) Virtual Machines
10 22 (6.47%) Docker
11 19 (5.59%) iptables
11 19 (5.59%) vSphere
12 18 (5.29%) LXC
12 18 (5.29%) Squid
13 16 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (4.12%) vCloud
14 14 (4.12%) XenDesktop
15 11 (3.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 9 (2.65%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 71 (20.88%) Puppet
2 50 (14.71%) Ansible
3 39 (11.47%) Nagios
4 35 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (9.41%) NetBackup
6 13 (3.82%) vMotion
7 12 (3.53%) HAProxy
8 11 (3.24%) WMI
9 9 (2.65%) logstash
10 8 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (2.35%) Oracle ZFS
10 8 (2.35%) Salt
11 7 (2.06%) Cacti
12 6 (1.76%) Nmap
12 6 (1.76%) SnapVault
13 5 (1.47%) ITRS Geneos
14 4 (1.18%) EdgeSight
14 4 (1.18%) Kibana
14 4 (1.18%) Pacemaker
14 4 (1.18%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 169 (49.71%) VMware
2 133 (39.12%) NetApp
3 111 (32.65%) Oracle
4 103 (30.29%) EMC
5 98 (28.82%) Cisco
6 80 (23.53%) Red Hat
7 65 (19.12%) HP
8 63 (18.53%) IBM
9 58 (17.06%) Intel
10 52 (15.29%) Microsoft
11 50 (14.71%) Sybase
12 31 (9.12%) TIBCO
13 27 (7.94%) Brocade
14 26 (7.65%) Citrix
15 22 (6.47%) Veritas
16 17 (5.00%) 3PAR
17 16 (4.71%) SolarWinds
18 13 (3.82%) Sun
19 9 (2.65%) Dell
19 9 (2.65%) SAP
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £170 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kent
Optimum IT
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Durham Professional Services Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £31,000 to £46,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
iKas international
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago