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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 656 581 615
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +34
Permanent jobs citing NFS 246 304 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 2.02% 2.82% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 188 240 242
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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 £45,000 £40,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +19.11%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12176 10780 11017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 9.88% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10156 9188 9490
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £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 10 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 10 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 -86 239 £52,500 -4.54% 25
London -91 131 £65,000 +13.04% 18
South East -17 50 £47,500 -2.06% 4
Berkshire +17 28 £47,500 -32.14% 2
East of England -23 19 £45,000 +20.00% 1
North West +17 16 £45,000 -
City of London -39 15 £65,000 - 7
East Sussex -15 13 - - 1
Brighton - 13 - -
Liverpool - 10 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 10 £45,000 -
South West -13 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Slough +15 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Tyne and Wear +1 7 £24,000 -
North East -6 7 £24,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 7 £24,000 -
Yorkshire -46 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Manchester +10 6 £19,000 -57.77%
Bedfordshire -12 6 £36,500 +25.86%
Hertfordshire -15 6 £56,250 +11.38%
Reading - 6 £42,750 - 1
Basildon +11 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Gloucestershire +3 5 - -
Essex +1 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Gloucester - 5 - -
Watford - 5 £56,250 -
West Yorkshire -29 4 - -
Leeds - 4 - -
Hampshire -7 3 £31,500 -40.56%
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 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.

1 370 (77.41%) Linux
2 268 (56.07%) DNS
3 243 (50.84%) SAN
4 237 (49.58%) Windows
5 197 (41.21%) Red Hat
6 186 (38.91%) NAS
7 184 (38.49%) Solaris
8 180 (37.66%) VMware
9 177 (37.03%) TCP/IP
10 166 (34.73%) LDAP
11 158 (33.05%) Perl
12 152 (31.80%) UNIX
13 145 (30.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 140 (29.29%) Puppet
15 138 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 133 (27.82%) Python
17 132 (27.62%) NetApp
18 120 (25.10%) iSCSI
19 115 (24.06%) EMC
20 113 (23.64%) Oracle
21 107 (22.38%) Apache
22 105 (21.97%) HTTP
22 105 (21.97%) Bash Shell
23 102 (21.34%) Firewall
24 99 (20.71%) MySQL
25 98 (20.50%) Cisco
26 96 (20.08%) Active Directory
27 91 (19.04%) Java
28 85 (17.78%) IBM
29 81 (16.95%) SMTP

NFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 (22.38%) Apache
2 78 (16.32%) Tomcat
3 33 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 29 (6.07%) WebLogic
5 27 (5.65%) IIS
5 27 (5.65%) WebSphere
6 20 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (3.77%) Node.js
7 18 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (3.35%) nginx
10 15 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (3.14%) SharePoint
11 12 (2.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 12 (2.51%) Oracle Coherence
11 12 (2.51%) CloudStack
11 12 (2.51%) Confluence
12 7 (1.46%) GlassFish
13 6 (1.26%) Jetty
14 4 (0.84%) Drupal
Applications
1 80 (16.74%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.93%) MS Office
3 11 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.51%) RMDS
2 4 (0.84%) Magento
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.39%) Joyent
2 15 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (2.93%) Basecamp
4 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.05%) SaaS
5 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.42%) IaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 268 (56.07%) DNS
2 243 (50.84%) SAN
3 186 (38.91%) NAS
4 177 (37.03%) TCP/IP
5 166 (34.73%) LDAP
6 120 (25.10%) iSCSI
7 105 (21.97%) HTTP
8 102 (21.34%) Firewall
9 81 (16.95%) SMTP
10 79 (16.53%) DHCP
11 78 (16.32%) Fibre Channel
12 66 (13.81%) LAN
13 52 (10.88%) Kerberos
13 52 (10.88%) VPN
14 51 (10.67%) WAN
15 49 (10.25%) SSH
16 48 (10.04%) FCoE
17 44 (9.21%) Multicast
17 44 (9.21%) Internet
18 43 (9.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (20.71%) MySQL
2 79 (16.53%) SQL Server
3 40 (8.37%) Hadoop
4 36 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (4.60%) MongoDB
5 22 (4.60%) HBase
6 15 (3.14%) Redis
7 14 (2.93%) Big Data
8 11 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.09%) InterSystems Cache
10 9 (1.88%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.46%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.46%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.26%) Riak
13 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.42%) DB2
15 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
16 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (10.25%) Git (software)
2 43 (9.00%) Subversion
3 34 (7.11%) Jenkins
4 31 (6.49%) JIRA
5 18 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.09%) FishEye
7 9 (1.88%) Mercurial
8 6 (1.26%) Selenium
9 5 (1.05%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.05%) Hudson
9 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.84%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.63%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.21%) Ant
12 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.21%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.21%) Maven
12 1 (0.21%) Gradle
General
1 69 (14.44%) Banking
2 44 (9.21%) Finance
3 20 (4.18%) Advertising
4 15 (3.14%) Games
5 14 (2.93%) Law
5 14 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.72%) French Language
6 13 (2.72%) German Language
6 13 (2.72%) Italian Language
7 11 (2.30%) Marketing
8 9 (1.88%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.84%) Front Office
9 4 (0.84%) Publishing
10 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) International Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Retail
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 168 (35.15%) Administrator
2 132 (27.62%) Systems Administrator
3 83 (17.36%) Linux Administrator
4 71 (14.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 50 (10.46%) Architect
6 44 (9.21%) Infrastructure Architect
7 40 (8.37%) Linux Engineer
8 37 (7.74%) Support Engineer
9 30 (6.28%) UNIX Administrator
10 28 (5.86%) DevOps Engineer
11 24 (5.02%) Storage Administrator
12 23 (4.81%) Consultant
12 23 (4.81%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (4.60%) Analyst
14 19 (3.97%) Technical Support
14 19 (3.97%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 18 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 16 (3.35%) Team Leader
16 16 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
16 16 (3.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (7.95%) XML
2 29 (6.07%) HTML
3 27 (5.65%) LAMP
4 21 (4.39%) Rendezvous
5 19 (3.97%) .NET
6 18 (3.77%) CSS
7 17 (3.56%) SOAP
8 16 (3.35%) Middleware
9 15 (3.14%) JSON
9 15 (3.14%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (2.93%) J2EE
11 12 (2.51%) XSLT
12 10 (2.09%) WebSockets
12 10 (2.09%) HTML5
13 9 (1.88%) YAML
14 5 (1.05%) Memcached
15 4 (0.84%) REST
15 4 (0.84%) Symfony
15 4 (0.84%) X-Windows
15 4 (0.84%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.55%) Clustering
2 52 (10.88%) Replication
3 30 (6.28%) Open Source
4 26 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 24 (5.02%) Client/Server
6 23 (4.81%) PKI
7 22 (4.60%) Enterprise Storage
8 17 (3.56%) CLARiiON
9 14 (2.93%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.72%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.51%) LPAR
11 12 (2.51%) DLPAR
12 11 (2.30%) CESG
13 10 (2.09%) E-Learning
13 10 (2.09%) SCORM
13 10 (2.09%) IVR
14 9 (1.88%) Learning Management System
15 8 (1.67%) Hedge funds
15 8 (1.67%) Online Games
16 6 (1.26%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 370 (77.41%) Linux
2 237 (49.58%) Windows
3 184 (38.49%) Solaris
4 152 (31.80%) UNIX
5 145 (30.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 71 (14.85%) CentOS
7 67 (14.02%) Ubuntu
8 53 (11.09%) Debian
9 49 (10.25%) AIX
10 46 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (5.65%) Mac OS X
13 15 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (2.93%) SUSE
15 8 (1.67%) Windows 7
16 7 (1.46%) Windows 2000
17 5 (1.05%) SmartOS
18 4 (0.84%) VMS
19 3 (0.63%) Windows XP
19 3 (0.63%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
2 78 (16.32%) Load Balancing
3 75 (15.69%) ITIL
4 71 (14.85%) DevOps
5 44 (9.21%) Benchmarking
6 43 (9.00%) Configuration Management
7 36 (7.53%) Change Management
8 35 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 34 (7.11%) Capacity Planning
10 33 (6.90%) Service Delivery
11 24 (5.02%) Time Management
12 20 (4.18%) E-Commerce
13 18 (3.77%) Build Automation
14 16 (3.35%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (3.14%) Server Monitoring
15 15 (3.14%) Service Management
15 15 (3.14%) Migration
16 14 (2.93%) Performance Management
17 13 (2.72%) Data Protection
17 13 (2.72%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (33.05%) Perl
2 133 (27.82%) Python
3 105 (21.97%) Bash Shell
4 91 (19.04%) Java
5 80 (16.74%) SQL
6 68 (14.23%) Ruby
7 54 (11.30%) Shell Script
8 52 (10.88%) PHP
9 42 (8.79%) PowerShell
10 30 (6.28%) JavaScript
11 23 (4.81%) C
12 21 (4.39%) Korn
13 18 (3.77%) VB.NET
14 12 (2.51%) Clojure
14 12 (2.51%) C++
15 5 (1.05%) PHP5
16 4 (0.84%) Groovy
16 4 (0.84%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.21%) VBScript
17 1 (0.21%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 48 (10.04%) Degree
2 31 (6.49%) MCSE
2 31 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (5.02%) RHCE
4 22 (4.60%) MCITP
5 21 (4.39%) Security Cleared
6 16 (3.35%) SC Cleared
7 13 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (2.51%) LPIC
8 12 (2.51%) Linux+ Certification
9 11 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (2.09%) PMP
10 10 (2.09%) PMI Certification
10 10 (2.09%) CCNA
10 10 (2.09%) ISEB
10 10 (2.09%) NCDA
11 8 (1.67%) NCIE
11 8 (1.67%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.84%) MCP
12 4 (0.84%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.32%) SLA
2 26 (5.44%) QA
3 11 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 138 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (20.08%) Active Directory
3 75 (15.69%) Hyper-V
4 61 (12.76%) Samba
5 47 (9.83%) SRDF
6 44 (9.21%) Xen
7 35 (7.32%) VMware ESX
7 35 (7.32%) vSphere
8 33 (6.90%) Postfix
9 31 (6.49%) KVM
10 15 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (2.93%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (2.72%) Sendmail
13 12 (2.51%) XenServer
13 12 (2.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 10 (2.09%) Varnish
15 9 (1.88%) Docker
15 9 (1.88%) Squid
16 8 (1.67%) XenApp
16 8 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 140 (29.29%) Puppet
2 60 (12.55%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (10.46%) Nagios
4 32 (6.69%) NetBackup
5 28 (5.86%) CFEngine
6 20 (4.18%) ZABBIX
7 18 (3.77%) OpenView
8 16 (3.35%) EMC Navisphere
9 15 (3.14%) Tivoli
9 15 (3.14%) HP SIM
10 11 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (1.67%) SCOM
11 8 (1.67%) Munin
11 8 (1.67%) Bcfg2
11 8 (1.67%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.46%) Cobbler
12 7 (1.46%) Control-M
12 7 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (1.26%) MOM
13 6 (1.26%) Cacti
Vendors
1 197 (41.21%) Red Hat
2 180 (37.66%) VMware
3 132 (27.62%) NetApp
4 115 (24.06%) EMC
5 113 (23.64%) Oracle
6 98 (20.50%) Cisco
7 85 (17.78%) IBM
8 74 (15.48%) Microsoft
9 71 (14.85%) HP
10 53 (11.09%) Intel
11 45 (9.41%) Dell
12 43 (9.00%) Veritas
13 41 (8.58%) Brocade
14 37 (7.74%) JBoss
15 36 (7.53%) Citrix
16 35 (7.32%) Symantec
17 32 (6.69%) Sun
18 21 (4.39%) TIBCO
19 20 (4.18%) Sybase
20 16 (3.35%) Hitachi
West Kensington, London
Motion Picture Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Kensington, London
Motion Picture Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tower Hamlets, London
IB Boost Ltd
Salary: Dependent on experience and capabilities
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £43500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 8 days ago
London
IB Boost Ltd
Posted: 8 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: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 22 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago