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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 639 689 593
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -96
Permanent jobs citing NFS 266 247 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 2.03% 2.04% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 218 195 234
Average salary £67,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,640 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%

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
13106 12133 10851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.82% 10.22% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10729 10164 9065
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £41,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +44 258 £67,500 +28.57% 25
London +72 180 £75,000 +15.38% 13
East of England +36 28 £63,750 +74.65% 2
Hertfordshire - 28 £63,750 - 1
South East -11 25 £42,500 -7.10% 6
City of London +9 20 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Yorkshire +19 12 £32,700 -9.79% 3
West Yorkshire +1 10 £31,000 -14.48% 1
Leeds +7 8 £20,000 -44.82% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 7 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Milton Keynes -2 7 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Hampshire -11 6 £28,000 -29.55%
Kent +15 5 £69,000 -13.75% 1
Scotland +22 4 £36,250 - 4
South West -34 4 £36,250 +3.57%
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Bracknell +10 3 £30,000 -40.00%
Surrey +2 3 £55,000 -35.29% 2
North West -1 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Berkshire -13 3 £30,000 -36.17% 1
Petersfield - 3 £26,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £32,500 -
Derbyshire +13 2 £35,000 +1.44%
East Midlands +7 2 £35,000 +27.27%
North East -8 2 £23,400 -2.50% 1
Bristol -9 2 £41,250 +27.90%
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 2 £23,400 -2.50% 1
Tyne and Wear -12 2 £23,400 -2.50% 1
Manchester - 2 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £27,500 -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 433 (83.91%) Linux
2 288 (55.81%) Windows
3 281 (54.46%) SAN
4 264 (51.16%) DNS
5 251 (48.64%) NetApp
6 237 (45.93%) Solaris
7 234 (45.35%) Oracle
8 219 (42.44%) VMware
9 201 (38.95%) Cisco
10 194 (37.60%) Red Hat
11 192 (37.21%) EMC
12 191 (37.02%) Apache
13 188 (36.43%) NAS
14 178 (34.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 177 (34.30%) VMware Infrastructure
16 171 (33.14%) Fibre Channel
17 169 (32.75%) Perl
17 169 (32.75%) Finance
18 162 (31.40%) UNIX
19 143 (27.71%) SQL Server
19 143 (27.71%) IBM
20 131 (25.39%) HTTP
21 128 (24.81%) MySQL
21 128 (24.81%) WAN
21 128 (24.81%) Performance Tuning
22 127 (24.61%) iSCSI
23 126 (24.42%) LAN
24 124 (24.03%) TCP/IP
24 124 (24.03%) HP
25 123 (23.84%) FCoE

NFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 191 (37.02%) Apache
2 122 (23.64%) IIS
3 105 (20.35%) Tomcat
4 87 (16.86%) WebSphere
5 78 (15.12%) Oracle Coherence
5 78 (15.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 48 (9.30%) MS Exchange
7 39 (7.56%) nginx
8 34 (6.59%) SharePoint
9 18 (3.49%) JBoss
10 14 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (2.33%) OpenStack
12 11 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (1.55%) WebLogic
15 7 (1.36%) Lync
16 5 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
17 3 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 2 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.94%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 58 (11.24%) RMDS
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.78%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (0.78%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.58%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 11 (2.13%) PaaS
3 11 (2.13%) IaaS
4 8 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.97%) Office 365
7 4 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.58%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (0.39%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 281 (54.46%) SAN
2 264 (51.16%) DNS
3 188 (36.43%) NAS
4 171 (33.14%) Fibre Channel
5 131 (25.39%) HTTP
6 128 (24.81%) WAN
7 127 (24.61%) iSCSI
8 126 (24.42%) LAN
9 124 (24.03%) TCP/IP
10 123 (23.84%) FCoE
11 120 (23.26%) Multicast
12 118 (22.87%) DHCP
13 99 (19.19%) LDAP
14 66 (12.79%) SMTP
15 59 (11.43%) Firewall
16 46 (8.91%) SSH
17 43 (8.33%) FTP
18 39 (7.56%) VLAN
19 37 (7.17%) VPN
20 33 (6.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 128 (24.81%) MySQL
3 59 (11.43%) Hadoop
4 58 (11.24%) HBase
5 50 (9.69%) DB2
6 22 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.52%) Big Data
9 12 (2.33%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.74%) QlikView
11 8 (1.55%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.55%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.16%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (1.16%) OLTP
12 6 (1.16%) OLAP
13 5 (0.97%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (3.88%) Subversion
1 20 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (1.55%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.36%) Emacs
5 4 (0.78%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.19%) JIRA
7 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.19%) Gerrit
General
1 169 (32.75%) Finance
2 76 (14.73%) Banking
3 33 (6.40%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.46%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.74%) Billing
7 6 (1.16%) Retail
7 6 (1.16%) French Language
7 6 (1.16%) German Language
7 6 (1.16%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.78%) Marketing
9 3 (0.58%) iGaming
9 3 (0.58%) Advertising
9 3 (0.58%) Games
10 2 (0.39%) Legal
10 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.39%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 139 (26.94%) Administrator
2 129 (25.00%) Architect
3 108 (20.93%) Systems Administrator
4 107 (20.74%) Infrastructure Architect
5 70 (13.57%) Linux Administrator
6 56 (10.85%) Solutions Architect
7 53 (10.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 47 (9.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 45 (8.72%) Consultant
10 44 (8.53%) Lead Architect
11 41 (7.95%) Storage Engineer
12 37 (7.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
13 30 (5.81%) UNIX Engineer
13 30 (5.81%) UNIX Administrator
14 26 (5.04%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 26 (5.04%) Analyst
14 26 (5.04%) Support Engineer
15 25 (4.84%) Linux Specialist
16 23 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
17 18 (3.49%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (16.67%) Middleware
2 71 (13.76%) XML
3 62 (12.02%) HTML
3 62 (12.02%) XSLT
4 58 (11.24%) Rendezvous
4 58 (11.24%) Ultra Messaging
5 23 (4.46%) Memcached
6 16 (3.10%) LAMP
7 14 (2.71%) Web Services
8 13 (2.52%) SOAP
9 7 (1.36%) J2EE
10 6 (1.16%) Flash
10 6 (1.16%) Apache Flex
11 5 (0.97%) RESTful
11 5 (0.97%) JSON
12 4 (0.78%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.78%) jQuery
12 4 (0.78%) Entity Framework
12 4 (0.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.82%) Clustering
2 47 (9.11%) Mainframe
2 47 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (7.36%) Replication
4 35 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 35 (6.78%) Open Source
5 27 (5.23%) CLARiiON
5 27 (5.23%) HACMP
6 18 (3.49%) Symmetrix
7 15 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
8 14 (2.71%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.52%) Hedge funds
9 13 (2.52%) Celerra
10 12 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.16%) Life Science
13 5 (0.97%) CMDB
13 5 (0.97%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.97%) EqualLogic
14 4 (0.78%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 433 (83.91%) Linux
2 288 (55.81%) Windows
3 237 (45.93%) Solaris
4 178 (34.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 162 (31.40%) UNIX
6 68 (13.18%) CentOS
7 50 (9.69%) AIX
8 47 (9.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (8.53%) Debian
10 40 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (6.40%) Ubuntu
12 31 (6.01%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (3.68%) Mac OS X
14 12 (2.33%) Fedora
15 11 (2.13%) Windows 7
16 7 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (1.36%) HPUX
17 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.39%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (24.81%) Performance Tuning
2 111 (21.51%) Benchmarking
3 87 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (12.60%) ITIL
5 51 (9.88%) Capacity Planning
6 46 (8.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 43 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 40 (7.75%) Risk Management
9 38 (7.36%) Load Balancing
10 37 (7.17%) Migration
11 28 (5.43%) DevOps
12 23 (4.46%) Capacity Management
13 20 (3.88%) Performance Analysis
13 20 (3.88%) Kernel Tuning
14 19 (3.68%) Project Management
15 17 (3.29%) Service Delivery
16 16 (3.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 16 (3.10%) Web Application Development
16 16 (3.10%) Software Deployment
17 15 (2.91%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 169 (32.75%) Perl
2 116 (22.48%) Python
3 112 (21.71%) SQL
4 97 (18.80%) Bash Shell
5 74 (14.34%) Java
6 65 (12.60%) JavaScript
7 43 (8.33%) PHP
8 42 (8.14%) Shell Script
9 35 (6.78%) PowerShell
10 31 (6.01%) C
11 26 (5.04%) Bourne shell
12 17 (3.29%) C++
13 10 (1.94%) Ruby
14 4 (0.78%) AWK
14 4 (0.78%) C#
15 3 (0.58%) Korn
15 3 (0.58%) C-shell
16 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.19%) VBScript
17 1 (0.19%) sed
Qualifications
1 57 (11.05%) Degree
2 26 (5.04%) RHCE
3 25 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (4.26%) NCDA
5 21 (4.07%) Security Cleared
6 19 (3.68%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (2.52%) CCNA
9 12 (2.33%) MCSE
9 12 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.74%) DV Cleared
10 9 (1.74%) RHCSA
11 8 (1.55%) NCIE
12 7 (1.36%) MCSA
13 6 (1.16%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.97%) IBM Certification
14 5 (0.97%) JNCIA
15 2 (0.39%) MCITP
15 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.53%) SLA
2 14 (2.71%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.94%) QA
4 6 (1.16%) HL7
5 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 177 (34.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (23.45%) SRDF
3 92 (17.83%) Hyper-V
4 75 (14.53%) Oracle RAC
5 69 (13.37%) vSphere
6 62 (12.02%) Samba
7 57 (11.05%) Active Directory
8 49 (9.50%) Xen
9 46 (8.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 43 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 39 (7.56%) iptables
12 37 (7.17%) KVM
13 26 (5.04%) XenApp
14 23 (4.46%) Postfix
15 21 (4.07%) VMware ESX
16 15 (2.91%) Veritas File System
16 15 (2.91%) Varnish
16 15 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
17 13 (2.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 11 (2.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 97 (18.80%) Puppet
2 80 (15.50%) Nagios
3 59 (11.43%) NetBackup
4 44 (8.53%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (5.43%) Cacti
6 23 (4.46%) yum
7 20 (3.88%) ZABBIX
8 18 (3.49%) Tivoli
9 16 (3.10%) logstash
10 13 (2.52%) Legato
10 13 (2.52%) Sysprep
11 12 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
11 12 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
11 12 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
11 12 (2.33%) WSUS
12 11 (2.13%) SCCM
12 11 (2.13%) SCOM
13 9 (1.74%) Control-M
13 9 (1.74%) OpenView
13 9 (1.74%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 251 (48.64%) NetApp
2 234 (45.35%) Oracle
3 219 (42.44%) VMware
4 201 (38.95%) Cisco
5 194 (37.60%) Red Hat
6 192 (37.21%) EMC
7 143 (27.71%) IBM
8 124 (24.03%) HP
9 118 (22.87%) Intel
10 80 (15.50%) Microsoft
11 71 (13.76%) Veritas
12 62 (12.02%) Sybase
13 58 (11.24%) TIBCO
13 58 (11.24%) DataSynapse
14 53 (10.27%) Citrix
15 51 (9.88%) Sun
16 40 (7.75%) Symantec
17 37 (7.17%) Brocade
18 32 (6.20%) Dell
19 22 (4.26%) Juniper
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Tower Research Capital
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Vertex I.T. Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Vertex I.T. Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £125,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eames Consulting - Technology Banking (Perm)
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
PGi
Salary: Competitive salary & bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago