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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 663 694 553
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -141
Permanent jobs citing NFS 229 207 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 1.74% 1.84% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 186 148 309
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,500 £36,834
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +23.52%

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
13171 11258 11504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.98% 10.45% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11165 9304 9884
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 December 2014 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 29 December 2014. 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 +24 219 £55,000 -15.38% 18
London +29 152 £59,500 -15.00% 8
South East -31 30 £40,000 -11.11% 7
City of London +25 25 £56,250 -15.09% 3
Berkshire -6 17 £35,000 -22.22% 6
East of England -30 9 £55,000 +2.32% 1
East Sussex -3 8 £40,000 -
Brighton -6 8 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 7 £32,000 -
South West +3 6 £50,000 +33.33% 1
North East -10 6 £23,400 -4.48%
Uxbridge - 6 £58,500 -
Slough +1 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 5 £23,400 -4.48%
Hertfordshire -13 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Tyne and Wear -16 5 £23,400 -4.48%
Watford - 5 £60,000 -
Scotland +6 4 £26,500 -37.64% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 4 £50,000 +9.89%
Reading +1 4 - -
Cambridge -1 4 £50,000 -16.66%
Wiltshire -3 4 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Bracknell -38 4 £30,000 -33.33% 5
Manchester - 4 £35,000 -
Chippenham - 4 £50,000 - 1
North West - 4 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £46,270 -
Surrey -1 2 £61,000 +13.48%
West Yorkshire - 2 £32,000 -
Kent - 2 £56,750 -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 356 (76.72%) Linux
2 255 (54.96%) DNS
3 244 (52.59%) Windows
4 229 (49.35%) SAN
5 219 (47.20%) Solaris
6 195 (42.03%) VMware
7 193 (41.59%) Red Hat
8 186 (40.09%) TCP/IP
9 171 (36.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 167 (35.99%) NetApp
11 159 (34.27%) UNIX
12 155 (33.41%) Perl
13 151 (32.54%) Oracle
14 144 (31.03%) Puppet
15 139 (29.96%) VMware Infrastructure
15 139 (29.96%) Apache
16 131 (28.23%) LDAP
17 130 (28.02%) Cisco
17 130 (28.02%) NAS
18 129 (27.80%) Python
19 126 (27.16%) DHCP
20 120 (25.86%) HP
20 120 (25.86%) SQL Server
21 115 (24.78%) Fibre Channel
22 114 (24.57%) IBM
23 111 (23.92%) Bash Shell
24 110 (23.71%) EMC
25 102 (21.98%) Performance Tuning
26 101 (21.77%) iSCSI
27 99 (21.34%) MySQL

NFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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
1 139 (29.96%) Apache
2 76 (16.38%) Tomcat
3 68 (14.66%) IIS
4 44 (9.48%) MS Exchange
5 43 (9.27%) WebSphere
6 32 (6.90%) JBoss
7 25 (5.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 25 (5.39%) Oracle Coherence
8 19 (4.09%) nginx
9 18 (3.88%) WebLogic
10 15 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (3.23%) OpenStack
11 14 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (2.59%) CloudStack
12 12 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (1.94%) SharePoint
14 7 (1.51%) Lync
14 7 (1.51%) Node.js
15 6 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.86%) iPlanet
Applications
1 33 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 22 (4.74%) RMDS
2 16 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.23%) PaaS
2 15 (3.23%) IaaS
3 13 (2.80%) Office 365
4 9 (1.94%) Joyent
4 9 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.72%) Basecamp
6 7 (1.51%) SaaS
7 3 (0.65%) Heroku
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 255 (54.96%) DNS
2 229 (49.35%) SAN
3 186 (40.09%) TCP/IP
4 131 (28.23%) LDAP
5 130 (28.02%) NAS
6 126 (27.16%) DHCP
7 115 (24.78%) Fibre Channel
8 101 (21.77%) iSCSI
9 98 (21.12%) Firewall
10 91 (19.61%) WAN
11 88 (18.97%) LAN
12 81 (17.46%) HTTP
13 77 (16.59%) FCoE
14 70 (15.09%) Multicast
15 65 (14.01%) SMTP
16 59 (12.72%) SSH
17 43 (9.27%) VPN
18 40 (8.62%) FTP
19 34 (7.33%) VLAN
20 29 (6.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 99 (21.34%) MySQL
3 39 (8.41%) Hadoop
4 27 (5.82%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (4.74%) HBase
5 22 (4.74%) RDBMS
5 22 (4.74%) Relational Database
6 19 (4.09%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.80%) DB2
8 7 (1.51%) Riak
9 5 (1.08%) Big Data
9 5 (1.08%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (0.65%) OLAP
10 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.65%) OLTP
11 2 (0.43%) NonStop SQL
11 2 (0.43%) QlikView
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.43%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 43 (9.27%) Subversion
2 39 (8.41%) Git (software)
3 27 (5.82%) Jenkins
4 21 (4.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (1.72%) JIRA
5 8 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.51%) ClearCase
6 7 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.65%) Emacs
8 2 (0.43%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.22%) TestNG
General
1 89 (19.18%) Finance
1 89 (19.18%) Banking
2 36 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.02%) Law
5 7 (1.51%) Legal
5 7 (1.51%) Marketing
6 6 (1.29%) Retail
6 6 (1.29%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.08%) German Language
8 4 (0.86%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.86%) French Language
8 4 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.65%) Advertising
9 3 (0.65%) Games
9 3 (0.65%) Back Office
10 2 (0.43%) Electronics
10 2 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 152 (32.76%) Administrator
2 134 (28.88%) Systems Administrator
3 82 (17.67%) Linux Administrator
4 74 (15.95%) Architect
4 74 (15.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 56 (12.07%) Infrastructure Architect
6 45 (9.70%) UNIX Engineer
7 44 (9.48%) Analyst
8 31 (6.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 27 (5.82%) UNIX Support
10 26 (5.60%) Linux Engineer
10 26 (5.60%) UNIX Administrator
10 26 (5.60%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 23 (4.96%) Support Engineer
11 23 (4.96%) Consultant
12 20 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (4.31%) Lead Architect
13 19 (4.09%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (3.66%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (9.91%) XML
2 34 (7.33%) Middleware
3 30 (6.47%) HTML
4 26 (5.60%) Rendezvous
5 22 (4.74%) Web Services
5 22 (4.74%) XSLT
6 17 (3.66%) LAMP
7 13 (2.80%) SOAP
7 13 (2.80%) Memcached
8 9 (1.94%) J2EE
8 9 (1.94%) JSON
9 8 (1.72%) YAML
10 5 (1.08%) RESTful
10 5 (1.08%) CSS
11 4 (0.86%) JSP
11 4 (0.86%) REST
12 2 (0.43%) Laravel
12 2 (0.43%) libvirt
12 2 (0.43%) CGI
12 2 (0.43%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.52%) Clustering
2 39 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 38 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (7.33%) Open Source
5 27 (5.82%) Replication
6 26 (5.60%) LPAR
7 23 (4.96%) DLPAR
8 20 (4.31%) Hedge funds
9 16 (3.45%) HACMP
10 15 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
11 14 (3.02%) Management Information System
12 10 (2.16%) Mainframe
13 9 (1.94%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (1.29%) EqualLogic
14 6 (1.29%) Blackberry
15 5 (1.08%) CESG
16 4 (0.86%) SecurID
16 4 (0.86%) PKI
16 4 (0.86%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 356 (76.72%) Linux
2 244 (52.59%) Windows
3 219 (47.20%) Solaris
4 171 (36.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 159 (34.27%) UNIX
6 75 (16.16%) AIX
7 54 (11.64%) CentOS
8 41 (8.84%) Ubuntu
9 36 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (6.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (6.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (6.03%) Mac OS X
13 24 (5.17%) Windows 7
14 15 (3.23%) Debian
15 10 (2.16%) SUSE
16 9 (1.94%) OpenBSD
17 6 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (1.29%) Apple iOS
17 6 (1.29%) Android
18 4 (0.86%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (21.98%) Performance Tuning
2 67 (14.44%) Benchmarking
3 60 (12.93%) ITIL
4 55 (11.85%) Configuration Management
5 50 (10.78%) Load Balancing
5 50 (10.78%) Capacity Planning
6 45 (9.70%) DevOps
7 37 (7.97%) Project Management
8 35 (7.54%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (6.25%) Performance Management
10 26 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 23 (4.96%) Time Management
12 22 (4.74%) Migration
13 18 (3.88%) Release Management
14 17 (3.66%) Capacity Management
15 16 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (3.45%) CRM
15 16 (3.45%) Kernel Tuning
16 12 (2.59%) E-Commerce
16 12 (2.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 155 (33.41%) Perl
2 129 (27.80%) Python
3 111 (23.92%) Bash Shell
4 95 (20.47%) SQL
5 87 (18.75%) Java
6 70 (15.09%) PHP
7 42 (9.05%) Ruby
8 33 (7.11%) JavaScript
9 32 (6.90%) Shell Script
10 30 (6.47%) Korn
11 24 (5.17%) C
12 16 (3.45%) C++
12 16 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.37%) Bourne shell
13 11 (2.37%) Groovy
13 11 (2.37%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.22%) VBScript
14 1 (0.22%) VB
14 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (14.01%) Degree
2 35 (7.54%) RHCE
3 31 (6.68%) Security Cleared
4 27 (5.82%) SC Cleared
5 24 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (4.31%) NCDA
7 16 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (2.80%) CCNA
9 12 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (2.37%) DV Cleared
11 10 (2.16%) Linux+ Certification
11 10 (2.16%) LPIC
11 10 (2.16%) RHCSA
12 9 (1.94%) MCSE
13 6 (1.29%) IBM Certification
14 5 (1.08%) MCSA
14 5 (1.08%) MCITP
14 5 (1.08%) JNCIA
14 5 (1.08%) NCIE
15 4 (0.86%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.11%) SLA
2 9 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.08%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) HL7
System Software
1 139 (29.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 75 (16.16%) vSphere
4 70 (15.09%) Samba
5 61 (13.15%) SRDF
6 51 (10.99%) Hyper-V
7 37 (7.97%) Postfix
7 37 (7.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 35 (7.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 33 (7.11%) Oracle RAC
10 31 (6.68%) KVM
11 30 (6.47%) Xen
12 29 (6.25%) XenApp
13 22 (4.74%) VMware ESX
14 19 (4.09%) Sendmail
14 19 (4.09%) XenDesktop
15 17 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
16 15 (3.23%) Firmware
17 14 (3.02%) Veritas File System
18 11 (2.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 144 (31.03%) Puppet
2 67 (14.44%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (13.58%) NetBackup
4 51 (10.99%) Nagios
5 24 (5.17%) Tivoli
6 22 (4.74%) Ansible
7 20 (4.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 20 (4.31%) OpenView
7 20 (4.31%) SCCM
8 19 (4.09%) Cacti
9 18 (3.88%) SCOM
10 17 (3.66%) SCVMM
10 17 (3.66%) CFEngine
10 17 (3.66%) Red Hat Satellite
10 17 (3.66%) yum
11 16 (3.45%) Control-M
12 14 (3.02%) McAfee ePO
12 14 (3.02%) Legato
12 14 (3.02%) WSUS
13 12 (2.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 195 (42.03%) VMware
2 193 (41.59%) Red Hat
3 167 (35.99%) NetApp
4 151 (32.54%) Oracle
5 130 (28.02%) Cisco
6 120 (25.86%) HP
7 114 (24.57%) IBM
8 110 (23.71%) EMC
9 67 (14.44%) Citrix
9 67 (14.44%) Microsoft
10 61 (13.15%) Intel
11 58 (12.50%) Veritas
12 55 (11.85%) Sun
13 47 (10.13%) Sybase
14 41 (8.84%) Dell
15 32 (6.90%) Symantec
16 26 (5.60%) TIBCO
17 22 (4.74%) DataSynapse
17 22 (4.74%) 29West
18 21 (4.53%) Juniper
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum plus 12% bonus and other benefits!
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits!
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus, gym and more!
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 21 days ago
Merseyside
Equals One
Salary: Unspecified salary dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
London, London, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + To £10k Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 4% Matched Pension, 25 Days Holidays
Posted: 27 days ago