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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 718 679 661
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -18
Permanent jobs citing NFS 186 231 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.60% 1.86% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 150 183 174
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -3.33%

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
11643 12445 10580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.67% 10.91% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9783 10291 9009
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -47 162 £57,500 +2.67% 18
London -26 119 £70,000 +7.69% 4
East of England +8 15 £41,250 -5.17% 1
Scotland +19 13 £28,500 -46.22%
South East -32 13 £40,000 -13.97% 7
Edinburgh - 13 £28,500 -
City of London +25 8 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Milton Keynes - 7 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £40,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +20 5 £34,500 -20.68%
Cambridge +18 5 £34,500 -20.68%
Yorkshire +16 5 £31,500 -21.25% 4
Manchester 0 5 - - 2
Hertfordshire 0 5 £55,000 -8.33% 1
North West -9 5 - - 2
Bedfordshire +9 4 £41,250 +26.92%
Glasgow - 4 £25,750 -
Sheffield - 4 £50,750 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £50,750 -
Berkshire +11 3 £30,000 -29.82%
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £43,893 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £55,000 -
Bedford - 3 £40,000 -
Bracknell +20 2 £30,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 2 £22,700 -5.41%
Oxfordshire -1 2 £52,500 +75.00% 4
North East -3 2 £22,700 -5.41%
Tyne and Wear -5 2 £22,700 -5.41%
Oxford - 2 £52,500 -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 328 (80.20%) Linux
2 259 (63.33%) SAN
3 218 (53.30%) Windows
4 201 (49.14%) Cisco
4 201 (49.14%) NetApp
5 196 (47.92%) NAS
6 186 (45.48%) Solaris
6 186 (45.48%) Apache
6 186 (45.48%) Oracle
7 173 (42.30%) EMC
8 168 (41.08%) DNS
8 168 (41.08%) Fibre Channel
9 148 (36.19%) VMware
10 146 (35.70%) Finance
11 135 (33.01%) Red Hat
12 134 (32.76%) LAN
13 132 (32.27%) WAN
14 129 (31.54%) iSCSI
15 127 (31.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 127 (31.05%) HTTP
16 126 (30.81%) SRDF
17 125 (30.56%) IBM
18 124 (30.32%) FCoE
18 124 (30.32%) Performance Tuning
19 121 (29.58%) Multicast
20 117 (28.61%) Tomcat
21 115 (28.12%) MySQL
21 115 (28.12%) Benchmarking
22 114 (27.87%) Intel
23 113 (27.63%) IIS

NFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 186 (45.48%) Apache
2 117 (28.61%) Tomcat
3 113 (27.63%) IIS
4 94 (22.98%) WebSphere
4 94 (22.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 88 (21.52%) Oracle Coherence
6 41 (10.02%) SharePoint
7 34 (8.31%) nginx
8 32 (7.82%) MS Exchange
9 11 (2.69%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.98%) Drupal
13 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.49%) JBoss
14 2 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 67 (16.38%) RMDS
2 8 (1.96%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 8 (1.96%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 42 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.60%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (0.98%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.24%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 259 (63.33%) SAN
2 196 (47.92%) NAS
3 168 (41.08%) Fibre Channel
3 168 (41.08%) DNS
4 134 (32.76%) LAN
5 132 (32.27%) WAN
6 129 (31.54%) iSCSI
7 127 (31.05%) HTTP
8 124 (30.32%) FCoE
9 121 (29.58%) Multicast
10 74 (18.09%) DHCP
11 69 (16.87%) TCP/IP
12 56 (13.69%) LDAP
13 52 (12.71%) VPN
13 52 (12.71%) Firewall
14 37 (9.05%) SSH
15 33 (8.07%) SMTP
16 30 (7.33%) VLAN
17 29 (7.09%) SNMP
18 22 (5.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (28.12%) MySQL
2 102 (24.94%) SQL Server
3 67 (16.38%) Hadoop
3 67 (16.38%) HBase
4 46 (11.25%) DB2
5 29 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.67%) MongoDB
7 13 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.93%) Oracle OLAP
8 12 (2.93%) OLTP
8 12 (2.93%) OLAP
9 7 (1.71%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.71%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.73%) QlikView
11 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.73%) Redis
11 3 (0.73%) Big Data
11 3 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (7.33%) Subversion
2 29 (7.09%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.40%) ProC
4 8 (1.96%) Emacs
5 7 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (1.22%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.73%) JIRA
8 3 (0.73%) GDB
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
General
1 146 (35.70%) Finance
2 54 (13.20%) Banking
3 17 (4.16%) Retail
4 9 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.71%) Billing
6 6 (1.47%) Legal
7 5 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.98%) French Language
8 4 (0.98%) German Language
9 3 (0.73%) Hebrew Language
9 3 (0.73%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.73%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.73%) Marketing
10 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 132 (32.27%) Architect
2 115 (28.12%) Infrastructure Architect
3 104 (25.43%) Administrator
4 85 (20.78%) Systems Administrator
5 79 (19.32%) Solutions Architect
6 75 (18.34%) Linux Administrator
7 71 (17.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 53 (12.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 43 (10.51%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 43 (10.51%) Lead Architect
10 33 (8.07%) Technical Architect
11 31 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
12 29 (7.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 29 (7.09%) Storage Engineer
13 28 (6.85%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
14 22 (5.38%) UNIX Support
15 19 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
16 17 (4.16%) Linux Engineer
16 17 (4.16%) Consultant
17 15 (3.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (23.47%) Middleware
2 71 (17.36%) XSLT
2 71 (17.36%) XML
3 67 (16.38%) HTML
3 67 (16.38%) Rendezvous
3 67 (16.38%) Ultra Messaging
4 16 (3.91%) Memcached
5 14 (3.42%) LAMP
6 7 (1.71%) Web Services
7 6 (1.47%) SOAP
8 4 (0.98%) XSL
8 4 (0.98%) .NET
8 4 (0.98%) J2EE
8 4 (0.98%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.98%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.98%) WSDL
8 4 (0.98%) jQuery
8 4 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.98%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.49%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.27%) Mainframe
2 36 (8.80%) Replication
3 33 (8.07%) Data Centre
4 32 (7.82%) Computer Science
5 24 (5.87%) Clustering
6 19 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (4.16%) Enterprise Storage
9 16 (3.91%) EMC VNX
10 13 (3.18%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (3.18%) Statistics
11 11 (2.69%) Management Information System
12 10 (2.44%) CLARiiON
13 9 (2.20%) Symmetrix
14 8 (1.96%) EMC VMAX
15 6 (1.47%) HACMP
15 6 (1.47%) CMDB
16 5 (1.22%) Private Cloud
17 4 (0.98%) Hedge funds
18 3 (0.73%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 328 (80.20%) Linux
2 218 (53.30%) Windows
3 186 (45.48%) Solaris
4 99 (24.21%) UNIX
5 72 (17.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 68 (16.63%) CentOS
7 47 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (9.78%) Debian
9 33 (8.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (7.33%) Ubuntu
11 21 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (4.65%) Mac OS X
12 19 (4.65%) Fedora
13 18 (4.40%) Scientific Linux
14 17 (4.16%) Data ONTAP
15 14 (3.42%) Windows 2000 Server
16 13 (3.18%) AIX
17 12 (2.93%) HPUX
18 3 (0.73%) Windows 8
19 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (30.32%) Performance Tuning
2 115 (28.12%) Benchmarking
3 102 (24.94%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (11.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 44 (10.76%) Load Balancing
6 43 (10.51%) Capacity Planning
7 42 (10.27%) ITIL
8 38 (9.29%) Open Source
9 37 (9.05%) DevOps
10 34 (8.31%) Configuration Management
10 34 (8.31%) Risk Management
11 24 (5.87%) Asset Management
11 24 (5.87%) Change Management
12 23 (5.62%) Migration
13 22 (5.38%) Performance Analysis
14 21 (5.13%) Patch Management
15 20 (4.89%) Data Protection
16 18 (4.40%) Service Delivery
17 17 (4.16%) Process Management
18 16 (3.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (27.14%) SQL
2 94 (22.98%) Perl
3 81 (19.80%) Java
3 81 (19.80%) Bash Shell
4 72 (17.60%) JavaScript
4 72 (17.60%) Python
5 37 (9.05%) Ruby
6 20 (4.89%) Shell Script
6 20 (4.89%) PowerShell
7 15 (3.67%) C
8 14 (3.42%) PHP
9 6 (1.47%) C++
10 5 (1.22%) C-shell
10 5 (1.22%) Korn
11 4 (0.98%) C#
12 3 (0.73%) AWK
12 3 (0.73%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.73%) sed
12 3 (0.73%) SystemTap
13 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (10.02%) Degree
2 14 (3.42%) SC Cleared
2 14 (3.42%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.71%) RHCE
4 7 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (1.47%) NCDA
6 5 (1.22%) CCNP
6 5 (1.22%) CCNA
7 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.98%) HND
7 4 (0.98%) MCSE
8 3 (0.73%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.49%) MCP
9 2 (0.49%) NCIE
9 2 (0.49%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.49%) PMP
9 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.49%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.24%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.89%) SLA
2 14 (3.42%) QA
3 3 (0.73%) HL7
3 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 127 (31.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (30.81%) SRDF
3 92 (22.49%) Hyper-V
4 75 (18.34%) Oracle RAC
5 63 (15.40%) Samba
6 53 (12.96%) KVM
7 49 (11.98%) Xen
8 48 (11.74%) Active Directory
9 44 (10.76%) iptables
10 26 (6.36%) Postfix
11 24 (5.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 22 (5.38%) VMware ESX
13 15 (3.67%) vSphere
14 13 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (2.93%) Varnish
16 11 (2.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 7 (1.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 5 (1.22%) Firmware
19 4 (0.98%) Sendmail
19 4 (0.98%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 58 (14.18%) Puppet
2 48 (11.74%) Nagios
3 31 (7.58%) NetBackup
4 26 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (6.11%) Tivoli
6 19 (4.65%) ZABBIX
7 15 (3.67%) FortiGate
8 14 (3.42%) Ansible
9 13 (3.18%) SnapVault
10 12 (2.93%) SnapMirror
10 12 (2.93%) Cacti
11 9 (2.20%) SmokePing
12 7 (1.71%) Oracle ZFS
12 7 (1.71%) Sysprep
13 6 (1.47%) logstash
14 5 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (1.22%) EMC VPLEX
15 4 (0.98%) Backup Exec
15 4 (0.98%) Control-M
15 4 (0.98%) OpenView
Vendors
1 201 (49.14%) Cisco
1 201 (49.14%) NetApp
2 186 (45.48%) Oracle
3 173 (42.30%) EMC
4 148 (36.19%) VMware
5 135 (33.01%) Red Hat
6 125 (30.56%) IBM
7 114 (27.87%) Intel
8 81 (19.80%) Microsoft
9 69 (16.87%) Sybase
10 67 (16.38%) TIBCO
10 67 (16.38%) DataSynapse
11 57 (13.94%) HP
12 34 (8.31%) Veritas
13 30 (7.33%) Sun
14 27 (6.60%) Brocade
15 25 (6.11%) Rackspace
16 20 (4.89%) Symantec
16 20 (4.89%) BMC
17 19 (4.65%) Google
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits and Yearly Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + £6K Out of Hours Support
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago