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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 735 776 763
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -13
Permanent jobs citing NFS 176 205 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.43% 1.63% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 145 168 184
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -10.00%

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
12304 12546 13214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.56% 11.44% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10449 10383 10960
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +21 172 £50,000 -16.66% 13
London +28 132 £55,000 -26.66% 8
City of London +75 14 £55,000 +23.59% 2
South East +15 14 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Hampshire - 8 £47,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £100,000 -
East of England +9 7 £26,500 -51.81%
West Midlands - 7 £48,000 - 1
Southampton - 6 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +13 5 - -
Cambridge +11 5 - -
Coventry - 5 £48,000 -
Yorkshire +35 4 £33,000 -52.85%
North West +19 4 £46,000 -3.15%
Buckinghamshire +19 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Manchester -10 4 £46,000 -3.15%
Leeds +24 3 £33,000 +4.83%
West Yorkshire +21 3 £33,000 +4.83%
Rochdale - 3 £46,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 -
South West - 3 £55,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +8 2 £26,500 -54.89%
Edinburgh -1 2 £55,000 +113.59% 1
North East -1 2 £37,500 +66.29%
Scotland -3 2 £55,000 +92.98% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 2 £37,500 +66.29%
Tyne and Wear -7 2 £37,500 +66.29%
High Wycombe - 2 £57,500 -
Essex - 2 £26,500 -
Surrey +27 1 - - 1

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 384 (93.89%) Linux
2 253 (61.86%) VMware
3 239 (58.44%) Cisco
4 228 (55.75%) SAN
5 196 (47.92%) DNS
6 185 (45.23%) Windows
7 153 (37.41%) Puppet
8 149 (36.43%) HP
8 149 (36.43%) Firewall
9 141 (34.47%) iSCSI
10 139 (33.99%) Red Hat
11 137 (33.50%) MySQL
12 131 (32.03%) NetApp
12 131 (32.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 128 (31.30%) Apache
14 122 (29.83%) Nagios
15 118 (28.85%) Bash Shell
16 116 (28.36%) CentOS
17 115 (28.12%) VMware ESXi
18 114 (27.87%) Tomcat
19 108 (26.41%) Fibre Channel
20 103 (25.18%) Microsoft
21 101 (24.69%) Windows Server
22 99 (24.21%) Ubuntu
23 97 (23.72%) NAS
23 97 (23.72%) DevOps
24 95 (23.23%) Perl
25 91 (22.25%) Active Directory
26 90 (22.00%) EMC
27 87 (21.27%) LDAP

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
1 128 (31.30%) Apache
2 114 (27.87%) Tomcat
3 46 (11.25%) nginx
4 33 (8.07%) MS Exchange
5 28 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 25 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 25 (6.11%) IIS
8 23 (5.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 20 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (4.89%) WebSphere
10 16 (3.91%) OpenStack
10 16 (3.91%) Oracle Coherence
10 16 (3.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 15 (3.67%) Confluence
12 13 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (2.20%) Apache Solr
14 7 (1.71%) JBoss
14 7 (1.71%) Jetty
14 7 (1.71%) Liferay
Applications
1 59 (14.43%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.47%) Magento
3 5 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.73%) RMDS
4 3 (0.73%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.49%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.18%) SaaS
4 5 (1.22%) PaaS
5 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.73%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.24%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 228 (55.75%) SAN
2 196 (47.92%) DNS
3 149 (36.43%) Firewall
4 141 (34.47%) iSCSI
5 108 (26.41%) Fibre Channel
6 97 (23.72%) NAS
7 87 (21.27%) LDAP
8 85 (20.78%) TCP/IP
9 83 (20.29%) DHCP
10 69 (16.87%) VPN
11 57 (13.94%) LAN
12 51 (12.47%) WAN
13 46 (11.25%) FCoE
14 41 (10.02%) Multicast
14 41 (10.02%) SMTP
15 36 (8.80%) HTTP
16 30 (7.33%) InfiniBand
17 29 (7.09%) SNMP
18 28 (6.85%) IMAP
18 28 (6.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (33.50%) MySQL
2 77 (18.83%) SQL Server
3 76 (18.58%) MongoDB
4 36 (8.80%) Oracle Database
5 25 (6.11%) Redis
6 20 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (3.42%) DB2
8 14 (3.42%) Hadoop
9 13 (3.18%) NoSQL
9 13 (3.18%) OLAP
9 13 (3.18%) OLTP
9 13 (3.18%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (2.69%) HBase
11 9 (2.20%) Big Data
12 7 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.47%) InterSystems Cache
14 5 (1.22%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (10.51%) Jenkins
2 40 (9.78%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.87%) JIRA
4 15 (3.67%) Subversion
5 12 (2.93%) Ant
5 12 (2.93%) GCC
6 9 (2.20%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.20%) Vagrant
7 8 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.71%) git-flow
8 7 (1.71%) Hudson
9 6 (1.47%) GitLab
10 5 (1.22%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.98%) JConsole
11 4 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.49%) Emacs
12 2 (0.49%) Redmine
12 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (19.07%) Finance
2 30 (7.33%) Banking
3 24 (5.87%) Japanese Language
4 19 (4.65%) Billing
5 17 (4.16%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.96%) Marketing
7 3 (0.73%) Advertising
7 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.49%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Cantonese Language
9 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 113 (27.63%) Administrator
2 87 (21.27%) Linux Engineer
3 85 (20.78%) Systems Administrator
4 78 (19.07%) Linux Administrator
5 66 (16.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 61 (14.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 56 (13.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 55 (13.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 45 (11.00%) Systems Engineer
10 36 (8.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 34 (8.31%) Architect
12 33 (8.07%) Support Engineer
13 32 (7.82%) Storage Engineer
14 28 (6.85%) Senior Support Engineer
15 24 (5.87%) Infrastructure Architect
15 24 (5.87%) VMware Engineer
16 22 (5.38%) IT Engineer
16 22 (5.38%) Senior Linux Administrator
17 20 (4.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 20 (4.89%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.96%) LAMP
2 34 (8.31%) LEMP Stack
3 30 (7.33%) Web Services
4 20 (4.89%) MAPI
5 19 (4.65%) Memcached
6 17 (4.16%) Middleware
7 12 (2.93%) FIX Protocol
7 12 (2.93%) Ultra Messaging
8 11 (2.69%) LAPP Stack
9 10 (2.44%) ELK Stack
10 9 (2.20%) Lucene
11 7 (1.71%) JDBC
12 6 (1.47%) HTML
12 6 (1.47%) Java EE
13 5 (1.22%) Dropwizard
13 5 (1.22%) JMX
13 5 (1.22%) Swagger
14 4 (0.98%) .NET
14 4 (0.98%) Rendezvous
15 3 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (19.07%) Data Centre
2 45 (11.00%) Replication
3 26 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.87%) Clustering
5 20 (4.89%) Blackberry
5 20 (4.89%) iPhone
5 20 (4.89%) PDA
6 16 (3.91%) Enterprise Storage
7 15 (3.67%) IPTV
7 15 (3.67%) Over-the-Top Content
8 13 (3.18%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.93%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.93%) HP StoreVirtual
10 11 (2.69%) Hedge funds
11 10 (2.44%) Private Cloud
11 10 (2.44%) Public Cloud
11 10 (2.44%) VCE vBlock
11 10 (2.44%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.71%) Cryptography
12 7 (1.71%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 384 (93.89%) Linux
2 185 (45.23%) Windows
3 116 (28.36%) CentOS
4 101 (24.69%) Windows Server
5 99 (24.21%) Ubuntu
6 83 (20.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 82 (20.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 82 (20.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 75 (18.34%) Unix
9 57 (13.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 56 (13.69%) Solaris
11 30 (7.33%) Debian
12 27 (6.60%) Windows 7
13 20 (4.89%) Android
13 20 (4.89%) Windows 10
13 20 (4.89%) Windows 8
13 20 (4.89%) Windows Vista
13 20 (4.89%) Windows XP
14 19 (4.65%) HPUX
15 13 (3.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (23.72%) DevOps
2 75 (18.34%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (16.14%) Open Source
4 57 (13.94%) ITIL
5 56 (13.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 50 (12.22%) Configuration Management
7 49 (11.98%) Security Patching
8 40 (9.78%) Migration
9 36 (8.80%) Capacity Planning
9 36 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
10 31 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 30 (7.33%) Load Balancing
11 30 (7.33%) Scrum
12 26 (6.36%) Benchmarking
13 24 (5.87%) Change Control
14 22 (5.38%) High Availability
15 16 (3.91%) Cybersecurity
16 15 (3.67%) Server Building
17 14 (3.42%) Fault Management
17 14 (3.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 118 (28.85%) Bash Shell
2 95 (23.23%) Perl
3 74 (18.09%) Python
3 74 (18.09%) SQL
4 54 (13.20%) PHP
5 42 (10.27%) Java
6 39 (9.54%) Ruby
7 35 (8.56%) PowerShell
8 29 (7.09%) Shell Script
9 13 (3.18%) C
10 11 (2.69%) Korn
11 10 (2.44%) AWK
11 10 (2.44%) sed
12 7 (1.71%) JavaScript
12 7 (1.71%) VBA
13 4 (0.98%) VBScript
14 3 (0.73%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.49%) C#
15 2 (0.49%) C++
16 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (11.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (11.25%) MCSE
3 34 (8.31%) Degree
4 31 (7.58%) RHCE
5 29 (7.09%) MCSA
6 24 (5.87%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (4.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (4.65%) EMC Certification
9 12 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (2.44%) CCNA
11 8 (1.96%) RHCSA
12 7 (1.71%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (1.22%) CompTIA Security+
14 5 (1.22%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.22%) MCP
14 5 (1.22%) Security+ Certification
15 4 (0.98%) NCDA
16 3 (0.73%) RHCT
16 3 (0.73%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.36%) QA
2 10 (2.44%) SAS 70
3 8 (1.96%) SLA
4 5 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 131 (32.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 115 (28.12%) VMware ESXi
3 91 (22.25%) Active Directory
4 67 (16.38%) Hyper-V
5 30 (7.33%) vSphere
6 29 (7.09%) VMware ESX
7 26 (6.36%) SRDF
8 24 (5.87%) KVM
9 23 (5.62%) Squid
9 23 (5.62%) Xen
10 22 (5.38%) Corosync
11 21 (5.13%) Docker
11 21 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
12 19 (4.65%) GlusterFS
13 18 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
14 17 (4.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 17 (4.16%) Samba
15 15 (3.67%) iptables
16 13 (3.18%) vCloud
16 13 (3.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 153 (37.41%) Puppet
2 122 (29.83%) Nagios
3 85 (20.78%) Ansible
4 39 (9.54%) HAProxy
5 34 (8.31%) logstash
6 26 (6.36%) Backup Exec
7 22 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (4.89%) NetBackup
9 17 (4.16%) Pacemaker
10 16 (3.91%) EMC VPLEX
11 13 (3.18%) Oracle ZFS
11 13 (3.18%) yum
11 13 (3.18%) ZABBIX
12 12 (2.93%) SCCM
12 12 (2.93%) vRealize
13 11 (2.69%) FortiGate
14 10 (2.44%) CFEngine
14 10 (2.44%) Nmap
14 10 (2.44%) vMotion
15 9 (2.20%) Simpana
Vendors
1 253 (61.86%) VMware
2 239 (58.44%) Cisco
3 149 (36.43%) HP
4 139 (33.99%) Red Hat
5 131 (32.03%) NetApp
6 103 (25.18%) Microsoft
7 90 (22.00%) EMC
8 86 (21.03%) Oracle
9 53 (12.96%) IBM
10 39 (9.54%) Brocade
10 39 (9.54%) Veeam
11 38 (9.29%) Citrix
12 31 (7.58%) Isilon
13 29 (7.09%) Splunk
14 27 (6.60%) 3PAR
15 26 (6.36%) Intel
15 26 (6.36%) SolarWinds
16 23 (5.62%) CommVault
17 20 (4.89%) Apple
17 20 (4.89%) Draytek
London
IT Connections
Salary: £50000
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: BUPA, pension + multiple perks
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Broadstone, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £56000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago