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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 665 645 573
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -72
Permanent jobs citing NFS 219 272 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.78% 2.24% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 177 216 248
Average salary £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%

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
12295 12149 10744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.51% 10.35% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10141 10282 9056
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -14 210 £69,000 +31.42% 19
London +65 151 £75,000 +11.11% 9
East of England +16 21 £46,500 +17.72% 5
Hertfordshire +13 20 £46,500 -17.33% 1
South East -43 18 £50,000 +5.26% 3
City of London +24 15 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Yorkshire +8 9 £38,100 +5.10% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £40,000 -23.80%
Milton Keynes -12 8 £40,000 -23.80%
West Yorkshire +18 7 £32,700 -9.79% 2
Scotland +24 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Leeds +9 5 £31,850 -12.13% 2
Manchester +20 4 £47,500 +150.00%
Surrey +10 4 £55,000 -35.29%
North West -11 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Kent +10 3 £69,000 -13.75%
East Midlands +7 3 £36,250 +31.81%
North East -7 3 £23,400 -2.50%
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 3 £23,400 -2.50%
Tyne and Wear -13 3 £23,400 -2.50%
Uxbridge - 3 £32,500 -
Derbyshire +13 2 £35,000 +1.44%
Glasgow +6 2 £42,500 -
West Sussex +2 2 £50,000 -9.09%
South West -21 2 £35,000 -9.67%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Somerset - 2 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £43,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £57,500 -
York - 2 £43,500 -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 443 (86.35%) Linux
2 290 (56.53%) SAN
3 289 (56.34%) Windows
4 259 (50.49%) NetApp
5 254 (49.51%) DNS
6 242 (47.17%) Solaris
7 237 (46.20%) Oracle
8 219 (42.69%) Cisco
9 212 (41.33%) NAS
10 208 (40.55%) EMC
11 204 (39.77%) Apache
11 204 (39.77%) VMware
12 186 (36.26%) Fibre Channel
13 181 (35.28%) Finance
13 181 (35.28%) Red Hat
14 173 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 166 (32.36%) Perl
16 165 (32.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 163 (31.77%) UNIX
18 146 (28.46%) IBM
19 143 (27.88%) MySQL
19 143 (27.88%) Performance Tuning
20 142 (27.68%) SQL Server
21 139 (27.10%) WAN
21 139 (27.10%) HTTP
22 138 (26.90%) LAN
22 138 (26.90%) SRDF
23 135 (26.32%) Intel
24 134 (26.12%) iSCSI
24 134 (26.12%) FCoE

NFS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 204 (39.77%) Apache
2 124 (24.17%) IIS
3 115 (22.42%) Tomcat
4 101 (19.69%) WebSphere
5 96 (18.71%) Oracle Coherence
5 96 (18.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 47 (9.16%) MS Exchange
7 39 (7.60%) SharePoint
7 39 (7.60%) nginx
8 15 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (2.53%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.95%) JBoss
10 10 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (1.17%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.78%) Lync
14 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.39%) iPlanet
15 2 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 72 (14.04%) RMDS
2 4 (0.78%) SAP R/3
2 4 (0.78%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (0.58%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (2.34%) Amazon S3
3 6 (1.17%) IaaS
4 5 (0.97%) PaaS
5 4 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.58%) Office 365
6 3 (0.58%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 290 (56.53%) SAN
2 254 (49.51%) DNS
3 212 (41.33%) NAS
4 186 (36.26%) Fibre Channel
5 139 (27.10%) WAN
5 139 (27.10%) HTTP
6 138 (26.90%) LAN
7 134 (26.12%) iSCSI
7 134 (26.12%) FCoE
7 134 (26.12%) Multicast
8 103 (20.08%) TCP/IP
9 102 (19.88%) DHCP
10 94 (18.32%) LDAP
11 61 (11.89%) SMTP
12 45 (8.77%) Firewall
13 39 (7.60%) SSH
14 38 (7.41%) VPN
15 37 (7.21%) Internet
16 35 (6.82%) FTP
17 34 (6.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (27.88%) MySQL
2 142 (27.68%) SQL Server
3 73 (14.23%) Hadoop
4 72 (14.04%) HBase
5 60 (11.70%) DB2
6 26 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.34%) Big Data
9 9 (1.75%) QlikView
10 8 (1.56%) OLAP
10 8 (1.56%) OLTP
10 8 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (1.56%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.36%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (3.70%) Subversion
2 18 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (1.95%) Emacs
5 5 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.78%) ProC
6 4 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.19%) JIRA
8 1 (0.19%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
General
1 181 (35.28%) Finance
2 69 (13.45%) Banking
3 29 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.95%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.75%) Billing
7 7 (1.36%) French Language
7 7 (1.36%) German Language
7 7 (1.36%) Italian Language
8 6 (1.17%) Legal
8 6 (1.17%) Retail
9 4 (0.78%) Marketing
10 3 (0.58%) iGaming
10 3 (0.58%) Games
11 2 (0.39%) Electronics
11 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.39%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 141 (27.49%) Architect
2 139 (27.10%) Administrator
3 123 (23.98%) Infrastructure Architect
4 104 (20.27%) Systems Administrator
5 78 (15.20%) Linux Administrator
6 70 (13.65%) Solutions Architect
7 61 (11.89%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 57 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 54 (10.53%) Lead Architect
10 47 (9.16%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 41 (7.99%) Storage Engineer
12 40 (7.80%) Consultant
13 27 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
14 24 (4.68%) Linux Specialist
15 23 (4.48%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 23 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
15 23 (4.48%) Support Engineer
16 22 (4.29%) Technical Architect
17 21 (4.09%) UNIX Engineer
18 20 (3.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (19.88%) Middleware
2 79 (15.40%) XML
3 76 (14.81%) XSLT
4 74 (14.42%) HTML
5 72 (14.04%) Ultra Messaging
5 72 (14.04%) Rendezvous
6 23 (4.48%) Memcached
7 16 (3.12%) LAMP
8 13 (2.53%) SOAP
9 8 (1.56%) Web Services
10 7 (1.36%) J2EE
11 6 (1.17%) Flash
11 6 (1.17%) Apache Flex
12 4 (0.78%) WSDL
12 4 (0.78%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.78%) XSL
12 4 (0.78%) .NET
12 4 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.78%) REST
12 4 (0.78%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 54 (10.53%) Clustering
3 47 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (8.19%) Replication
5 39 (7.60%) Open Source
6 38 (7.41%) Computer Science
7 27 (5.26%) CLARiiON
7 27 (5.26%) HACMP
8 17 (3.31%) Symmetrix
9 15 (2.92%) Enterprise Storage
9 15 (2.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (2.92%) Management Information System
10 13 (2.53%) Celerra
11 10 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (1.75%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.97%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.97%) Statistics
13 5 (0.97%) Life Science
13 5 (0.97%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 443 (86.35%) Linux
2 289 (56.34%) Windows
3 242 (47.17%) Solaris
4 165 (32.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 163 (31.77%) UNIX
6 64 (12.48%) CentOS
7 52 (10.14%) Debian
8 48 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (7.99%) AIX
10 38 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (6.24%) Ubuntu
12 31 (6.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (3.31%) Mac OS X
14 15 (2.92%) Fedora
15 9 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (1.56%) Windows 7
17 7 (1.36%) HPUX
18 4 (0.78%) Scientific Linux
19 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
20 2 (0.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (27.88%) Performance Tuning
2 128 (24.95%) Benchmarking
3 101 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (12.28%) ITIL
5 54 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 48 (9.36%) Risk Management
7 46 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
8 37 (7.21%) Configuration Management
9 36 (7.02%) Migration
10 34 (6.63%) Load Balancing
11 27 (5.26%) DevOps
12 23 (4.48%) Performance Analysis
13 22 (4.29%) Project Management
14 20 (3.90%) Web Application Development
15 19 (3.70%) Capacity Management
16 18 (3.51%) Service Delivery
16 18 (3.51%) Data Protection
17 16 (3.12%) Kernel Tuning
18 13 (2.53%) Investment Management
18 13 (2.53%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (32.36%) Perl
2 123 (23.98%) SQL
3 107 (20.86%) Python
4 93 (18.13%) Bash Shell
5 89 (17.35%) Java
6 79 (15.40%) JavaScript
7 39 (7.60%) Shell Script
8 38 (7.41%) PHP
9 34 (6.63%) PowerShell
10 31 (6.04%) C
11 22 (4.29%) Bourne shell
12 17 (3.31%) C++
13 15 (2.92%) Ruby
14 5 (0.97%) AWK
15 4 (0.78%) C#
15 4 (0.78%) C-shell
16 3 (0.58%) Korn
17 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.39%) sed
18 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (11.11%) Degree
2 22 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (3.51%) NCDA
4 17 (3.31%) RHCE
5 15 (2.92%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.73%) SC Cleared
7 12 (2.34%) CCNA
7 12 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.95%) MCSE
8 10 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.95%) RHCSA
9 7 (1.36%) NCIE
10 6 (1.17%) MCSA
10 6 (1.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.97%) JNCIA
11 5 (0.97%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.78%) IBM Certification
13 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.39%) PMP
13 2 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (9.16%) SLA
2 13 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.34%) QA
4 6 (1.17%) HL7
5 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 173 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 138 (26.90%) SRDF
3 101 (19.69%) Hyper-V
4 85 (16.57%) Oracle RAC
5 58 (11.31%) Samba
6 56 (10.92%) Xen
7 51 (9.94%) iptables
8 50 (9.75%) vSphere
9 47 (9.16%) Active Directory
10 45 (8.77%) KVM
11 40 (7.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 38 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 26 (5.07%) Postfix
14 25 (4.87%) VMware ESX
15 19 (3.70%) XenApp
16 16 (3.12%) Varnish
17 13 (2.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 13 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
18 11 (2.14%) Veritas File System
19 10 (1.95%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 86 (16.76%) Puppet
2 73 (14.23%) Nagios
3 54 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 40 (7.80%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (4.29%) Cacti
6 20 (3.90%) ZABBIX
7 19 (3.70%) yum
8 16 (3.12%) Tivoli
9 15 (2.92%) logstash
10 13 (2.53%) Sysprep
11 12 (2.34%) SmokePing
11 12 (2.34%) EMC NetWorker
12 10 (1.95%) FortiGate
13 9 (1.75%) WSUS
13 9 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (1.75%) Legato
13 9 (1.75%) OpenView
13 9 (1.75%) Control-M
14 8 (1.56%) Ansible
15 7 (1.36%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 259 (50.49%) NetApp
2 237 (46.20%) Oracle
3 219 (42.69%) Cisco
4 208 (40.55%) EMC
5 204 (39.77%) VMware
6 181 (35.28%) Red Hat
7 146 (28.46%) IBM
8 135 (26.32%) Intel
9 107 (20.86%) HP
10 80 (15.59%) Microsoft
11 76 (14.81%) Sybase
12 72 (14.04%) DataSynapse
12 72 (14.04%) TIBCO
13 60 (11.70%) Veritas
14 47 (9.16%) Sun
15 43 (8.38%) Citrix
16 38 (7.41%) Symantec
17 35 (6.82%) Brocade
18 28 (5.46%) Dell
19 23 (4.48%) Juniper
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115 plus on call allowance (+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS)
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum Up to £125k + Excellent Bonus & Ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Bonus, Free Gym, Food, Pension + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS Geophysical Company UK Ltd.
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK inc
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago