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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 746 783 760
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -23
Permanent jobs citing NFS 153 194 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.29% 1.59% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 118 158 180
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,125
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -7.24%

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
11885 12214 13229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.33% 11.17% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10090 10172 10880
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +44 148 £50,000 -13.04% 15
London +16 92 £55,000 -21.42% 7
South East +40 26 £50,000 +25.00% 5
City of London +56 10 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Hampshire - 10 £47,500 - 1
South West - 9 £47,500 - 2
Southampton - 9 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £47,500 +37.68%
Cambridge +9 7 £47,500 +37.68%
East of England -3 7 £47,500 +11.76%
Surrey +35 6 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Buckinghamshire +23 6 £55,000 +37.50% 1
West Midlands 0 6 £48,000 +9.35%
Gloucestershire - 6 £55,000 - 1
North West +18 4 £46,000 -
Berkshire +7 4 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Canary Wharf +6 4 £100,000 -
Coventry +3 4 £48,000 +9.35%
Bracknell -3 4 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Manchester -7 4 £46,000 -
Woking - 4 £50,000 - 1
Leeds +34 3 £33,000 +4.83%
Yorkshire +26 3 £33,000 -52.85%
West Yorkshire +18 3 £33,000 +4.83%
Scotland +7 3 £46,250 +62.28%
Edinburgh -2 3 £46,250 +62.28%
Rochdale - 3 £46,000 -
Poole - 3 £37,500 - 1
Dorset - 3 £37,500 - 1
North East +3 2 £37,500 +65.19% 1

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 377 (94.25%) Linux
2 243 (60.75%) VMware
3 228 (57.00%) Cisco
4 202 (50.50%) SAN
5 181 (45.25%) Windows
6 164 (41.00%) DNS
7 150 (37.50%) Puppet
8 142 (35.50%) HP
8 142 (35.50%) Firewall
9 129 (32.25%) Red Hat
10 125 (31.25%) Apache
11 124 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 122 (30.50%) iSCSI
13 118 (29.50%) MySQL
14 117 (29.25%) NetApp
14 117 (29.25%) Bash Shell
15 115 (28.75%) VMware ESXi
16 111 (27.75%) Fibre Channel
17 110 (27.50%) CentOS
18 109 (27.25%) Nagios
19 105 (26.25%) Tomcat
20 93 (23.25%) Perl
21 92 (23.00%) EMC
22 90 (22.50%) DevOps
23 89 (22.25%) Microsoft
24 88 (22.00%) Ubuntu
25 84 (21.00%) Ansible
25 84 (21.00%) Windows Server
26 83 (20.75%) NAS
27 80 (20.00%) Finance

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
1 125 (31.25%) Apache
2 105 (26.25%) Tomcat
3 42 (10.50%) nginx
4 33 (8.25%) IIS
5 27 (6.75%) MS Exchange
6 25 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (4.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (4.50%) Oracle Coherence
10 18 (4.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 18 (4.50%) WebSphere
11 16 (4.00%) Confluence
11 16 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (2.50%) CMS
12 10 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (2.50%) SharePoint
13 8 (2.00%) Apache Solr
13 8 (2.00%) OpenStack
14 5 (1.25%) Jetty
Applications
1 53 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.50%) Magento
2 3 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.75%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.50%) RMDS
3 2 (0.50%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 45 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.25%) SaaS
3 14 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.00%) Office 365
5 4 (1.00%) PaaS
6 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.50%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 202 (50.50%) SAN
2 164 (41.00%) DNS
3 142 (35.50%) Firewall
4 122 (30.50%) iSCSI
5 111 (27.75%) Fibre Channel
6 83 (20.75%) NAS
7 80 (20.00%) LDAP
8 78 (19.50%) TCP/IP
9 68 (17.00%) DHCP
10 57 (14.25%) VPN
11 54 (13.50%) LAN
12 47 (11.75%) WAN
13 45 (11.25%) FCoE
14 43 (10.75%) Multicast
15 35 (8.75%) InfiniBand
15 35 (8.75%) SMTP
16 33 (8.25%) HTTP
17 30 (7.50%) Kerberos
18 28 (7.00%) SNMP
19 27 (6.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (29.50%) MySQL
2 76 (19.00%) SQL Server
3 70 (17.50%) MongoDB
4 30 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 30 (7.50%) Redis
5 23 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (4.25%) DB2
8 16 (4.00%) NoSQL
8 16 (4.00%) OLAP
8 16 (4.00%) OLTP
8 16 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 12 (3.00%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.50%) InterSystems Cache
11 9 (2.25%) Big Data
11 9 (2.25%) HBase
12 6 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.25%) Couchbase
14 4 (1.00%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 34 (8.50%) Git (software)
3 27 (6.75%) JIRA
4 15 (3.75%) Subversion
5 12 (3.00%) Ant
5 12 (3.00%) GCC
6 8 (2.00%) Eclipse
6 8 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (1.50%) GitLab
7 6 (1.50%) Vagrant
8 5 (1.25%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.25%) Redmine
9 4 (1.00%) git-flow
9 4 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.50%) Hudson
10 2 (0.50%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.25%) Emacs
11 1 (0.25%) Gitweb
11 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 80 (20.00%) Finance
2 32 (8.00%) Banking
3 24 (6.00%) Japanese Language
4 19 (4.75%) Billing
5 15 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.75%) Marketing
7 5 (1.25%) Back Office
8 3 (0.75%) Advertising
8 3 (0.75%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Cantonese Language
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (26.00%) Administrator
2 83 (20.75%) Systems Administrator
3 78 (19.50%) Linux Engineer
4 74 (18.50%) Linux Administrator
5 58 (14.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 58 (14.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 49 (12.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 48 (12.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 43 (10.75%) Systems Engineer
9 34 (8.50%) Architect
10 30 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 30 (7.50%) Storage Engineer
11 29 (7.25%) Support Engineer
12 27 (6.75%) Infrastructure Architect
13 24 (6.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 24 (6.00%) Senior Support Engineer
14 22 (5.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 22 (5.50%) VMware Engineer
15 21 (5.25%) Consultant
16 20 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.50%) LAMP
2 35 (8.75%) LEMP Stack
3 21 (5.25%) Web Services
4 19 (4.75%) Middleware
5 17 (4.25%) Memcached
6 16 (4.00%) MAPI
7 15 (3.75%) LAPP Stack
8 12 (3.00%) FIX Protocol
9 11 (2.75%) Ultra Messaging
10 10 (2.50%) ELK Stack
11 9 (2.25%) JMS
12 8 (2.00%) Lucene
13 5 (1.25%) Dropwizard
13 5 (1.25%) Java EE
13 5 (1.25%) JMX
13 5 (1.25%) Swagger
13 5 (1.25%) XML
14 4 (1.00%) HTML
15 3 (0.75%) Rendezvous
16 2 (0.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 45 (11.25%) Replication
3 21 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.25%) Clustering
4 17 (4.25%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 16 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 16 (4.00%) iPhone
5 16 (4.00%) PDA
6 14 (3.50%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.00%) HP StoreVirtual
8 11 (2.75%) IPTV
8 11 (2.75%) Over-the-Top Content
8 11 (2.75%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.75%) VCE vBlock
9 10 (2.50%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.75%) EMC VNX
10 7 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.75%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 377 (94.25%) Linux
2 181 (45.25%) Windows
3 110 (27.50%) CentOS
4 88 (22.00%) Ubuntu
5 84 (21.00%) Windows Server
6 75 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 73 (18.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 73 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 69 (17.25%) Unix
9 58 (14.50%) Solaris
10 47 (11.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (7.50%) Debian
12 23 (5.75%) Windows 7
13 20 (5.00%) HPUX
14 16 (4.00%) Android
14 16 (4.00%) Windows 10
14 16 (4.00%) Windows 8
14 16 (4.00%) Windows Vista
14 16 (4.00%) Windows XP
15 14 (3.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (22.50%) DevOps
2 74 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (14.75%) Open Source
4 57 (14.25%) ITIL
5 49 (12.25%) Configuration Management
6 47 (11.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 46 (11.50%) Security Patching
8 42 (10.50%) Load Balancing
9 40 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 32 (8.00%) Migration
11 30 (7.50%) Scrum
12 28 (7.00%) Benchmarking
13 27 (6.75%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
15 21 (5.25%) High Availability
16 19 (4.75%) Change Control
17 17 (4.25%) Risk Management
18 16 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
19 15 (3.75%) Service Delivery
20 14 (3.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 117 (29.25%) Bash Shell
2 93 (23.25%) Perl
3 76 (19.00%) SQL
4 74 (18.50%) Python
5 52 (13.00%) PHP
6 46 (11.50%) Ruby
7 33 (8.25%) Java
7 33 (8.25%) PowerShell
8 24 (6.00%) Shell Script
9 18 (4.50%) C
10 13 (3.25%) Korn
11 9 (2.25%) C++
12 6 (1.50%) VBA
12 6 (1.50%) VBScript
13 4 (1.00%) AWK
13 4 (1.00%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.00%) sed
14 2 (0.50%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.50%) C#
15 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (11.50%) MCSE
1 46 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (8.50%) Degree
3 28 (7.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (6.75%) MCSA
4 27 (6.75%) RHCE
5 24 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (4.75%) EMC Certification
7 12 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.00%) RHCSA
8 11 (2.75%) CCNA
9 10 (2.50%) Security Cleared
10 9 (2.25%) Network+ Certification
11 8 (2.00%) CompTIA Security+
11 8 (2.00%) DV Cleared
11 8 (2.00%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (1.50%) GIAC
12 6 (1.50%) Linux+ Certification
12 6 (1.50%) SANS
12 6 (1.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.00%) QA
2 9 (2.25%) SLA
3 5 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.75%) SAS 70
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 124 (31.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 115 (28.75%) VMware ESXi
3 70 (17.50%) Active Directory
4 62 (15.50%) Hyper-V
5 37 (9.25%) vSphere
6 28 (7.00%) SRDF
7 23 (5.75%) Corosync
7 23 (5.75%) VMware ESX
8 22 (5.50%) Docker
9 21 (5.25%) KVM
9 21 (5.25%) Oracle RAC
10 20 (5.00%) Xen
11 19 (4.75%) Samba
11 19 (4.75%) Virtual Machines
12 18 (4.50%) iptables
13 17 (4.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 17 (4.25%) GlusterFS
13 17 (4.25%) Squid
14 13 (3.25%) vCloud
14 13 (3.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 150 (37.50%) Puppet
2 109 (27.25%) Nagios
3 84 (21.00%) Ansible
4 45 (11.25%) HAProxy
5 27 (6.75%) logstash
6 26 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (5.50%) NetBackup
8 18 (4.50%) Pacemaker
9 16 (4.00%) Backup Exec
9 16 (4.00%) EMC VPLEX
10 13 (3.25%) Oracle ZFS
10 13 (3.25%) yum
11 12 (3.00%) FortiGate
11 12 (3.00%) vRealize
12 10 (2.50%) vMotion
13 9 (2.25%) ITRS Geneos
13 9 (2.25%) SCCM
14 8 (2.00%) Cacti
14 8 (2.00%) Simpana
14 8 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 243 (60.75%) VMware
2 228 (57.00%) Cisco
3 142 (35.50%) HP
4 129 (32.25%) Red Hat
5 117 (29.25%) NetApp
6 92 (23.00%) EMC
7 89 (22.25%) Microsoft
8 78 (19.50%) Oracle
9 42 (10.50%) IBM
10 38 (9.50%) Citrix
11 36 (9.00%) Veeam
12 31 (7.75%) Brocade
12 31 (7.75%) Isilon
13 29 (7.25%) 3PAR
13 29 (7.25%) Splunk
14 28 (7.00%) Intel
15 26 (6.50%) SolarWinds
16 18 (4.50%) Veritas
17 16 (4.00%) Apple
17 16 (4.00%) Juniper
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000 to £65000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CSC
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Aylesbury/ Slough, UK
Intel.
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary with Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Aylesbury/ Slough, UK
Intel.
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary with Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago