The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 661 609 590
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -19
Permanent jobs citing NFS 242 290 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.95% 2.69% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 186 230 274
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,875 £43,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.28% +34.61%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12417 10776 11331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.62% 9.91% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10295 9171 9704
Average salary £40,163 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -67 231 £50,000 -9.09% 28
London -90 137 £65,000 +15.55% 16
South East -9 49 £47,500 -8.21% 5
Berkshire +12 23 £46,500 -33.57% 2
East Sussex -10 15 £37,500 +15.38% 1
East of England -15 15 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Brighton - 15 £37,500 - 1
North West +15 12 £33,000 -26.66% 2
City of London -39 9 £65,000 - 7
Manchester +6 7 £25,750 -42.77% 1
North East 0 7 £24,000 -1.03% 2
Tyne and Wear -3 7 £24,000 -1.03% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 7 £24,000 -1.03% 2
South West -19 7 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Basildon +13 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Slough +11 6 £47,000 +18.98%
Essex +6 6 £45,000 -21.73%
Surrey -7 6 £49,750 +40.14% 1
Hertfordshire -8 6 £56,250 +11.38% 2
Reading - 6 £42,750 - 1
Watford - 5 £56,250 - 2
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 1
Merseyside - 5 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 5 £45,000 -
Gloucester - 5 - - 1
Yorkshire -26 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Bedfordshire -4 3 £32,500 +12.06%
Hampshire -15 3 £31,500 -47.50% 1
Bury - 3 £19,000 -
Caerphilly - 3 £21,250 -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 384 (78.21%) Linux
2 279 (56.82%) DNS
3 248 (50.51%) Windows
4 240 (48.88%) SAN
5 204 (41.55%) Solaris
6 201 (40.94%) Red Hat
7 188 (38.29%) TCP/IP
8 180 (36.66%) NAS
9 179 (36.46%) VMware
10 173 (35.23%) LDAP
11 164 (33.40%) Perl
12 158 (32.18%) UNIX
13 153 (31.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 148 (30.14%) Puppet
15 140 (28.51%) NetApp
16 139 (28.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 134 (27.29%) Python
18 120 (24.44%) Oracle
18 120 (24.44%) EMC
19 117 (23.83%) Bash Shell
20 115 (23.42%) iSCSI
21 109 (22.20%) HTTP
22 107 (21.79%) MySQL
22 107 (21.79%) Apache
23 103 (20.98%) Java
23 103 (20.98%) Cisco
24 101 (20.57%) Firewall
25 91 (18.53%) IBM
25 91 (18.53%) Active Directory
25 91 (18.53%) Performance Tuning

NFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 107 (21.79%) Apache
2 82 (16.70%) Tomcat
3 34 (6.92%) MS Exchange
4 30 (6.11%) WebSphere
5 29 (5.91%) WebLogic
5 29 (5.91%) IIS
6 18 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (3.67%) nginx
7 17 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (3.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 15 (3.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 14 (2.85%) Node.js
9 14 (2.85%) SharePoint
10 12 (2.44%) CloudStack
11 11 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.63%) Confluence
13 7 (1.43%) GlassFish
14 6 (1.22%) Jetty
15 4 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 80 (16.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.85%) MS Office
3 11 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (3.05%) RMDS
2 4 (0.81%) Magento
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.87%) Joyent
2 17 (3.46%) Basecamp
3 12 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.41%) IaaS
6 2 (0.41%) SaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 279 (56.82%) DNS
2 240 (48.88%) SAN
3 188 (38.29%) TCP/IP
4 180 (36.66%) NAS
5 173 (35.23%) LDAP
6 115 (23.42%) iSCSI
7 109 (22.20%) HTTP
8 101 (20.57%) Firewall
9 88 (17.92%) SMTP
10 84 (17.11%) DHCP
10 84 (17.11%) Fibre Channel
11 71 (14.46%) LAN
12 56 (11.41%) WAN
13 53 (10.79%) VPN
14 50 (10.18%) FCoE
15 48 (9.78%) SSH
16 47 (9.57%) Kerberos
17 46 (9.37%) Multicast
18 44 (8.96%) Internet
19 39 (7.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (21.79%) MySQL
2 88 (17.92%) SQL Server
3 43 (8.76%) Hadoop
4 40 (8.15%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (5.09%) HBase
6 23 (4.68%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.85%) Big Data
8 13 (2.65%) Redis
9 11 (2.24%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (2.24%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.83%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.63%) InterSystems Cache
12 6 (1.22%) Riak
13 5 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
15 2 (0.41%) DB2
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.41%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 46 (9.37%) Git (software)
2 43 (8.76%) Subversion
3 41 (8.35%) Jenkins
4 30 (6.11%) JIRA
5 16 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (1.83%) Mercurial
7 8 (1.63%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.43%) ClearCase
9 6 (1.22%) FishEye
9 6 (1.22%) Selenium
10 5 (1.02%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.02%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.02%) Hudson
11 1 (0.20%) Maven
11 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.20%) Ant
11 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.20%) Gradle
General
1 75 (15.27%) Banking
2 47 (9.57%) Finance
3 18 (3.67%) Advertising
4 17 (3.46%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.05%) Law
6 12 (2.44%) French Language
6 12 (2.44%) German Language
6 12 (2.44%) Italian Language
6 12 (2.44%) Marketing
7 10 (2.04%) Games
8 9 (1.83%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.81%) Publishing
10 2 (0.41%) Electronics
10 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Retail
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) International Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 173 (35.23%) Administrator
2 138 (28.11%) Systems Administrator
3 85 (17.31%) Linux Administrator
4 75 (15.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 53 (10.79%) Architect
6 47 (9.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 40 (8.15%) Linux Engineer
8 36 (7.33%) Support Engineer
9 31 (6.31%) UNIX Administrator
10 26 (5.30%) Analyst
11 24 (4.89%) Storage Administrator
12 23 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (4.68%) DevOps Engineer
13 21 (4.28%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 19 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (3.87%) Consultant
15 18 (3.67%) Technical Support
16 17 (3.46%) Team Leader
17 16 (3.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
17 16 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.15%) XML
2 31 (6.31%) HTML
3 25 (5.09%) Rendezvous
4 24 (4.89%) LAMP
5 19 (3.87%) .NET
5 19 (3.87%) Middleware
6 18 (3.67%) SOAP
7 17 (3.46%) CSS
8 15 (3.05%) XSLT
9 14 (2.85%) J2EE
9 14 (2.85%) JSON
10 11 (2.24%) YAML
10 11 (2.24%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (2.04%) WebSockets
11 10 (2.04%) HTML5
12 7 (1.43%) Memcached
13 4 (0.81%) REST
13 4 (0.81%) X-Windows
13 4 (0.81%) Symfony
13 4 (0.81%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.42%) Clustering
2 55 (11.20%) Replication
3 31 (6.31%) Open Source
4 26 (5.30%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.89%) Client/Server
6 23 (4.68%) PKI
7 22 (4.48%) Enterprise Storage
8 16 (3.26%) LPAR
8 16 (3.26%) DLPAR
9 15 (3.05%) CLARiiON
9 15 (3.05%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.65%) CESG
10 13 (2.65%) Management Information System
11 11 (2.24%) IVR
11 11 (2.24%) Hedge funds
12 10 (2.04%) SCORM
12 10 (2.04%) E-Learning
12 10 (2.04%) Firmware
13 9 (1.83%) Learning Management System
14 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 384 (78.21%) Linux
2 248 (50.51%) Windows
3 204 (41.55%) Solaris
4 158 (32.18%) UNIX
5 153 (31.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 68 (13.85%) CentOS
7 65 (13.24%) Ubuntu
8 55 (11.20%) AIX
9 52 (10.59%) Debian
10 39 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 29 (5.91%) Mac OS X
13 14 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (2.85%) SUSE
14 10 (2.04%) Windows 7
15 7 (1.43%) Windows 2000
16 6 (1.22%) OpenBSD
17 5 (1.02%) SmartOS
18 4 (0.81%) VMS
19 3 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (18.53%) Performance Tuning
2 75 (15.27%) ITIL
2 75 (15.27%) DevOps
3 74 (15.07%) Load Balancing
4 51 (10.39%) Benchmarking
5 50 (10.18%) Configuration Management
6 37 (7.54%) Capacity Planning
7 36 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 31 (6.31%) Change Management
9 30 (6.11%) Service Delivery
10 24 (4.89%) Time Management
11 19 (3.87%) E-Commerce
12 17 (3.46%) Performance Management
13 16 (3.26%) Migration
14 15 (3.05%) Project Management
14 15 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (3.05%) Build Automation
14 15 (3.05%) Server Monitoring
15 13 (2.65%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (2.65%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 164 (33.40%) Perl
2 134 (27.29%) Python
3 117 (23.83%) Bash Shell
4 103 (20.98%) Java
5 89 (18.13%) SQL
6 67 (13.65%) Ruby
7 53 (10.79%) PHP
8 46 (9.37%) Shell Script
9 38 (7.74%) PowerShell
10 32 (6.52%) JavaScript
11 27 (5.50%) C
11 27 (5.50%) Korn
12 18 (3.67%) VB.NET
13 16 (3.26%) C++
14 8 (1.63%) Clojure
14 8 (1.63%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.63%) Groovy
15 5 (1.02%) PHP5
16 2 (0.41%) PowerHouse
17 1 (0.20%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 47 (9.57%) Degree
2 30 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.91%) MCSE
4 23 (4.68%) MCITP
4 23 (4.68%) Security Cleared
5 22 (4.48%) RHCE
6 19 (3.87%) SC Cleared
7 15 (3.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (2.44%) Linux+ Certification
9 12 (2.44%) CCNA
9 12 (2.44%) LPIC
10 11 (2.24%) ISEB
11 10 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (2.04%) PMP
11 10 (2.04%) PMI Certification
12 9 (1.83%) NCDA
13 8 (1.63%) NCIE
13 8 (1.63%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.33%) SLA
2 26 (5.30%) QA
3 10 (2.04%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 139 (28.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 91 (18.53%) Active Directory
3 71 (14.46%) Hyper-V
4 67 (13.65%) Samba
5 50 (10.18%) SRDF
6 40 (8.15%) Xen
7 37 (7.54%) Postfix
8 36 (7.33%) vSphere
9 34 (6.92%) VMware ESX
10 31 (6.31%) KVM
11 17 (3.46%) Oracle RAC
12 14 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (2.65%) Sendmail
13 13 (2.65%) Docker
14 12 (2.44%) Varnish
14 12 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 9 (1.83%) Squid
15 9 (1.83%) XenServer
16 8 (1.63%) GPFS
16 8 (1.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 148 (30.14%) Puppet
2 69 (14.05%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (8.76%) Nagios
4 37 (7.54%) NetBackup
5 24 (4.89%) CFEngine
6 22 (4.48%) OpenView
7 21 (4.28%) ZABBIX
8 17 (3.46%) Tivoli
9 15 (3.05%) HP SIM
10 14 (2.85%) EMC Navisphere
10 14 (2.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 12 (2.44%) Vagrant
12 9 (1.83%) Control-M
12 9 (1.83%) Ansible
13 8 (1.63%) Bcfg2
13 8 (1.63%) Cacti
13 8 (1.63%) Munin
14 7 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
14 7 (1.43%) YUM
15 6 (1.22%) MOM
Vendors
1 201 (40.94%) Red Hat
2 179 (36.46%) VMware
3 140 (28.51%) NetApp
4 120 (24.44%) Oracle
4 120 (24.44%) EMC
5 103 (20.98%) Cisco
6 91 (18.53%) IBM
7 81 (16.50%) HP
8 68 (13.85%) Microsoft
9 56 (11.41%) Intel
10 47 (9.57%) Dell
11 42 (8.55%) Veritas
12 41 (8.35%) Sun
13 38 (7.74%) Brocade
14 36 (7.33%) Symantec
14 36 (7.33%) Citrix
14 36 (7.33%) JBoss
15 31 (6.31%) Sybase
16 25 (5.09%) TIBCO
17 18 (3.67%) Hitachi
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £90,000 to £90,000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 4 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Medical, Pension, Clothing Allowance, Company di
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Datanet.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + on call
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
West Kensington, London
Motion Picture Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000
Posted: 21 days ago
West Kensington, London
Motion Picture Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 27 days ago