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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 720 772 738
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -34
Permanent jobs citing NFS 176 169 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.52% 1.41% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 131 138 192
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,254 £90,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £35,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -24.73%

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
11568 11972 13011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.10% 11.06% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9706 10011 10737
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 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +74 166 £52,500 -4.54% 18
London +30 86 £57,552 -9.72% 8
South East +61 44 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Hampshire - 16 £47,500 - 1
South West +9 14 £40,000 +9.58%
Surrey +29 13 £55,000 - 2
East of England +22 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Southampton - 13 £47,500 - 1
Cambridge +21 12 £45,000 +30.43%
Cambridgeshire +15 12 £45,000 +30.43%
City of London +46 10 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Gloucestershire - 10 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +15 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Berkshire +18 7 £55,000 +83.33% 4
Bracknell +6 7 £55,000 +83.33% 1
West Midlands -15 7 £48,000 +15.66% 2
Wales +12 5 £42,500 +57.40%
South Wales +9 5 £42,500 +57.40%
Torfaen - 5 £42,500 -
Cwmbran - 5 £42,500 -
North East +8 4 £40,000 +76.21%
Tyne and Wear +5 4 £40,000 +76.21%
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 4 £40,000 +76.21%
Coventry -5 4 £48,000 +9.35% 1
Dorset - 4 £38,750 -
Woking - 4 £50,000 -
High Wycombe - 4 £57,500 -
Poole - 4 £38,750 -
Scotland +11 3 £46,250 +92.70%
Edinburgh -1 3 £46,250 +92.70%

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 373 (93.72%) Linux
2 240 (60.30%) VMware
3 204 (51.26%) Cisco
4 191 (47.99%) SAN
5 173 (43.47%) Windows
6 148 (37.19%) DNS
7 139 (34.92%) Puppet
8 136 (34.17%) Apache
9 128 (32.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 127 (31.91%) Firewall
11 126 (31.66%) HP
12 125 (31.41%) Bash Shell
13 124 (31.16%) Red Hat
14 117 (29.40%) NetApp
14 117 (29.40%) Fibre Channel
15 116 (29.15%) MySQL
16 115 (28.89%) iSCSI
17 104 (26.13%) CentOS
18 102 (25.63%) Nagios
19 101 (25.38%) EMC
20 99 (24.87%) Tomcat
20 99 (24.87%) VMware ESXi
21 90 (22.61%) Perl
22 88 (22.11%) SQL
23 86 (21.61%) DevOps
24 85 (21.36%) Ansible
24 85 (21.36%) Data Centre
25 84 (21.11%) Finance
26 83 (20.85%) SQL Server
26 83 (20.85%) Microsoft

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
1 136 (34.17%) Apache
2 99 (24.87%) Tomcat
3 51 (12.81%) nginx
4 40 (10.05%) IIS
5 23 (5.78%) Oracle Coherence
5 23 (5.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 23 (5.78%) WebSphere
6 19 (4.77%) MS Exchange
7 18 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (4.02%) Confluence
9 15 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (3.77%) SharePoint
10 12 (3.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (2.51%) CMS
11 10 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (1.76%) Apache Solr
12 7 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (1.51%) Skype for Business
14 5 (1.26%) Jetty
Applications
1 48 (12.06%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.51%) Magento
2 3 (0.75%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.50%) RMDS
4 1 (0.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 53 (13.32%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.28%) SaaS
3 18 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.51%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (2.26%) Office 365
6 6 (1.51%) PaaS
7 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.50%) IaaS
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.25%) GitHub
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 191 (47.99%) SAN
2 148 (37.19%) DNS
3 127 (31.91%) Firewall
4 117 (29.40%) Fibre Channel
5 115 (28.89%) iSCSI
6 83 (20.85%) NAS
7 79 (19.85%) LDAP
8 70 (17.59%) TCP/IP
9 59 (14.82%) DHCP
9 59 (14.82%) LAN
10 53 (13.32%) FCoE
11 50 (12.56%) WAN
12 47 (11.81%) HTTP
12 47 (11.81%) VPN
13 45 (11.31%) Multicast
14 39 (9.80%) InfiniBand
15 36 (9.05%) Kerberos
16 32 (8.04%) SNMP
17 31 (7.79%) FTP
18 28 (7.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (29.15%) MySQL
2 83 (20.85%) SQL Server
3 62 (15.58%) MongoDB
4 35 (8.79%) Redis
5 27 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (6.03%) Oracle Database
7 22 (5.53%) DB2
8 21 (5.28%) OLAP
8 21 (5.28%) OLTP
8 21 (5.28%) Oracle OLAP
9 20 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (4.77%) NoSQL
11 14 (3.52%) InterSystems Cache
12 11 (2.76%) Big Data
12 11 (2.76%) Hadoop
13 8 (2.01%) HBase
14 5 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.26%) Couchbase
14 5 (1.26%) Data Mining
15 4 (1.01%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 36 (9.05%) Jenkins
2 35 (8.79%) Git (software)
3 32 (8.04%) JIRA
4 17 (4.27%) Subversion
5 8 (2.01%) Ant
5 8 (2.01%) GCC
6 7 (1.76%) Bitbucket
6 7 (1.76%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.76%) Redmine
7 5 (1.26%) GitLab
7 5 (1.26%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.50%) git-flow
8 2 (0.50%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.25%) Gitweb
9 1 (0.25%) Hudson
9 1 (0.25%) JConsole
9 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 84 (21.11%) Finance
2 36 (9.05%) Banking
3 21 (5.28%) Japanese Language
4 19 (4.77%) Billing
5 15 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.27%) Marketing
7 9 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.51%) Back Office
9 5 (1.26%) Advertising
10 3 (0.75%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.75%) Publishing
11 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 112 (28.14%) Administrator
2 95 (23.87%) Systems Administrator
3 79 (19.85%) Linux Administrator
4 73 (18.34%) Linux Engineer
5 65 (16.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 48 (12.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 43 (10.80%) Architect
8 39 (9.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 38 (9.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 38 (9.55%) Systems Engineer
10 37 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
11 31 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 31 (7.79%) Storage Engineer
12 26 (6.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 25 (6.28%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 22 (5.53%) Lead Architect
14 22 (5.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 22 (5.53%) VMware Engineer
15 21 (5.28%) Consultant
16 20 (5.03%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (12.31%) LAMP
2 44 (11.06%) LEMP Stack
3 24 (6.03%) Middleware
4 17 (4.27%) Memcached
5 16 (4.02%) Web Services
6 15 (3.77%) LAPP Stack
7 13 (3.27%) ELK Stack
8 10 (2.51%) JMS
8 10 (2.51%) XML
9 8 (2.01%) FIX Protocol
9 8 (2.01%) Ultra Messaging
10 7 (1.76%) JSON
10 7 (1.76%) Lucene
10 7 (1.76%) MAPI
11 6 (1.51%) SAML
12 5 (1.26%) Dropwizard
12 5 (1.26%) Java EE
12 5 (1.26%) JMX
12 5 (1.26%) REST
12 5 (1.26%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 85 (21.36%) Data Centre
2 36 (9.05%) Replication
3 26 (6.53%) Computer Science
4 24 (6.03%) Clustering
5 18 (4.52%) Public Cloud
6 15 (3.77%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.76%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (2.76%) VCE vBlock
9 9 (2.26%) EMC VNX
10 8 (2.01%) Hedge funds
10 8 (2.01%) HP StoreVirtual
11 7 (1.76%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.76%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (1.76%) iPhone
11 7 (1.76%) IPTV
11 7 (1.76%) Over-the-Top Content
11 7 (1.76%) PDA
12 6 (1.51%) Fintech
12 6 (1.51%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 373 (93.72%) Linux
2 173 (43.47%) Windows
3 104 (26.13%) CentOS
4 80 (20.10%) Ubuntu
5 72 (18.09%) Unix
6 69 (17.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (17.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 65 (16.33%) Solaris
8 65 (16.33%) Windows Server
9 59 (14.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (8.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (7.04%) Debian
12 19 (4.77%) HPUX
13 14 (3.52%) VMS
13 14 (3.52%) Windows 7
14 12 (3.02%) Windows 2000 Server
15 11 (2.76%) Windows 2000
15 11 (2.76%) Windows NT
16 9 (2.26%) Data ONTAP
17 8 (2.01%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (21.61%) DevOps
2 80 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (14.82%) ITIL
4 51 (12.81%) Open Source
5 50 (12.56%) Configuration Management
6 49 (12.31%) Load Balancing
7 47 (11.81%) Performance Tuning
8 38 (9.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 36 (9.05%) Security Patching
10 35 (8.79%) Benchmarking
11 30 (7.54%) Migration
12 27 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (6.53%) Scrum
14 24 (6.03%) E-Commerce
15 23 (5.78%) High Availability
16 22 (5.53%) Risk Management
17 20 (5.03%) Capacity Planning
18 19 (4.77%) Change Control
19 17 (4.27%) Cybersecurity
19 17 (4.27%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 125 (31.41%) Bash Shell
2 90 (22.61%) Perl
3 88 (22.11%) SQL
4 81 (20.35%) Python
5 56 (14.07%) PHP
6 49 (12.31%) Ruby
7 33 (8.29%) PowerShell
8 28 (7.04%) Java
9 27 (6.78%) Shell Script
10 24 (6.03%) C
11 14 (3.52%) C++
11 14 (3.52%) Korn
12 8 (2.01%) VBScript
13 5 (1.26%) VBA
14 4 (1.01%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.50%) AWK
15 2 (0.50%) C#
15 2 (0.50%) sed
16 1 (0.25%) Go
16 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (11.31%) MCSE
1 45 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 33 (8.29%) Degree
4 26 (6.53%) MCSA
4 26 (6.53%) RHCE
5 21 (5.28%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (4.77%) EMC Certification
7 17 (4.27%) Security Cleared
8 16 (4.02%) RHCSA
9 14 (3.52%) DV Cleared
10 13 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (2.51%) CCNA
12 9 (2.26%) CompTIA Security+
12 9 (2.26%) Security+ Certification
13 8 (2.01%) GIAC
13 8 (2.01%) Linux+ Certification
13 8 (2.01%) Network+ Certification
13 8 (2.01%) SANS
13 8 (2.01%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.78%) QA
2 10 (2.51%) SLA
3 5 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 128 (32.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (24.87%) VMware ESXi
3 60 (15.08%) Hyper-V
4 56 (14.07%) Active Directory
5 36 (9.05%) vSphere
6 35 (8.79%) SRDF
7 28 (7.04%) VMware ESX
8 27 (6.78%) Samba
9 26 (6.53%) KVM
10 24 (6.03%) Oracle RAC
10 24 (6.03%) Xen
11 23 (5.78%) Corosync
12 21 (5.28%) Docker
12 21 (5.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 21 (5.28%) Virtual Machines
13 19 (4.77%) Squid
14 18 (4.52%) iptables
15 17 (4.27%) LXC
16 16 (4.02%) GlusterFS
17 14 (3.52%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 139 (34.92%) Puppet
2 102 (25.63%) Nagios
3 85 (21.36%) Ansible
4 45 (11.31%) HAProxy
5 33 (8.29%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (7.29%) logstash
7 27 (6.78%) NetBackup
8 18 (4.52%) Pacemaker
9 15 (3.77%) EMC VPLEX
10 12 (3.02%) FortiGate
11 11 (2.76%) Cacti
11 11 (2.76%) yum
12 10 (2.51%) SCCM
12 10 (2.51%) vMotion
13 9 (2.26%) Oracle ZFS
13 9 (2.26%) vRealize
14 7 (1.76%) Backup Exec
14 7 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
14 7 (1.76%) Simpana
14 7 (1.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 240 (60.30%) VMware
2 204 (51.26%) Cisco
3 126 (31.66%) HP
4 124 (31.16%) Red Hat
5 117 (29.40%) NetApp
6 101 (25.38%) EMC
7 83 (20.85%) Microsoft
8 82 (20.60%) Oracle
9 45 (11.31%) IBM
10 38 (9.55%) Citrix
11 35 (8.79%) Intel
12 33 (8.29%) Brocade
12 33 (8.29%) Isilon
13 30 (7.54%) 3PAR
14 28 (7.04%) Veeam
15 24 (6.03%) SolarWinds
15 24 (6.03%) Splunk
16 21 (5.28%) SolidFire
17 17 (4.27%) Sun
18 15 (3.77%) Juniper
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £40K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, Medical, Pension + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £32k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago