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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network File System (NFS)
UK
Rank 689 708 708
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs citing NFS 170 223 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 1.64% 1.87% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 126 175 189
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
10373 11904 13013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.34% 12.02% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8594 10096 11005
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 24 January 2017 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +28 158 £65,000 +23.80% 13
London +34 105 £67,500 +22.72% 5
South East +57 33 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Surrey +48 19 £65,000 +23.80% 3
City of London +28 15 £59,000 +18.00% 2
Scotland +36 12 £38,750 +49.03%
Berkshire +41 11 £40,000 +33.33%
Bracknell +13 11 £40,000 +33.33%
South West +17 7 £35,094 -43.85% 2
Edinburgh +8 6 £50,000 +92.30%
Glasgow - 6 £37,500 -
West Midlands -3 5 £49,000 +3.15%
Epsom - 5 - - 1
Yorkshire +15 4 - -
Bristol - 4 £32,547 - 2
South Yorkshire - 4 - -
Doncaster - 4 - -
East of England +6 3 £31,250 -45.65%
Shropshire - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Telford - 3 - -
Coventry +8 2 £49,000 +8.88%
Hampshire - 2 £23,250 -
Southampton - 2 £23,250 -
Suffolk - 2 £31,250 -
Woking +10 1 - -
Kent +9 1 £70,000 +21.73%
East Midlands +6 1 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £62,500 -

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 299 (84.46%) Linux
2 183 (51.69%) VMware
3 154 (43.50%) Windows
4 149 (42.09%) SAN
5 147 (41.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 135 (38.14%) NetApp
7 125 (35.31%) iSCSI
8 119 (33.62%) Fibre Channel
9 112 (31.64%) Cisco
10 108 (30.51%) Oracle
10 108 (30.51%) Apache
10 108 (30.51%) Finance
11 106 (29.94%) Bash Shell
12 104 (29.38%) EMC
13 102 (28.81%) Solaris
14 98 (27.68%) NAS
15 97 (27.40%) SQL
15 97 (27.40%) DNS
16 93 (26.27%) Hyper-V
17 90 (25.42%) Perl
18 89 (25.14%) HTTP
19 88 (24.86%) FCoE
20 85 (24.01%) TCP/IP
20 85 (24.01%) Red Hat
21 82 (23.16%) LAN
22 77 (21.75%) WAN
23 76 (21.47%) Python
23 76 (21.47%) LDAP
23 76 (21.47%) Performance Tuning
24 71 (20.06%) Tomcat

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
1 108 (30.51%) Apache
2 71 (20.06%) IIS
2 71 (20.06%) Tomcat
3 56 (15.82%) Oracle Coherence
4 48 (13.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 48 (13.56%) WebSphere
5 24 (6.78%) nginx
6 17 (4.80%) MS Exchange
7 16 (4.52%) SharePoint
8 14 (3.95%) Confluence
8 14 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.69%) JBoss
11 6 (1.69%) Liferay
12 5 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.41%) CMS
12 5 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.41%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) Houdini
3 1 (0.28%) Maya
3 1 (0.28%) NUKE
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (8.19%) RMDS
2 5 (1.41%) Magento
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (15.82%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.67%) Office 365
4 11 (3.11%) Amazon ELB
5 10 (2.82%) SaaS
6 7 (1.98%) PaaS
7 3 (0.85%) IaaS
8 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 149 (42.09%) SAN
2 125 (35.31%) iSCSI
3 119 (33.62%) Fibre Channel
4 98 (27.68%) NAS
5 97 (27.40%) DNS
6 89 (25.14%) HTTP
7 88 (24.86%) FCoE
8 85 (24.01%) TCP/IP
9 82 (23.16%) LAN
10 77 (21.75%) WAN
11 76 (21.47%) LDAP
12 59 (16.67%) Firewall
13 58 (16.38%) Multicast
14 56 (15.82%) DHCP
15 38 (10.73%) FTP
16 37 (10.45%) Kerberos
17 32 (9.04%) SNMP
18 31 (8.76%) SMTP
19 29 (8.19%) VPN
20 24 (6.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 42 (11.86%) MySQL
3 37 (10.45%) Hadoop
3 37 (10.45%) HBase
4 22 (6.21%) DB2
4 22 (6.21%) Oracle Database
5 21 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (5.37%) OLAP
6 19 (5.37%) OLTP
6 19 (5.37%) Oracle OLAP
6 19 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (4.24%) Redis
8 10 (2.82%) InterSystems Cache
8 10 (2.82%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.69%) Big Data
9 6 (1.69%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.41%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (1.13%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (1.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (8.76%) JIRA
2 23 (6.50%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.21%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.67%) Subversion
5 10 (2.82%) Redmine
6 6 (1.69%) Hudson
7 5 (1.41%) Buildbot
8 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.56%) GCC
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 108 (30.51%) Finance
2 49 (13.84%) Banking
3 22 (6.21%) Investment Banking
4 15 (4.24%) Marketing
4 15 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.11%) Back Office
5 11 (3.11%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.69%) Advertising
7 5 (1.41%) Front Office
8 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.85%) Games
8 3 (0.85%) Publishing
8 3 (0.85%) Retail
9 2 (0.56%) Electronics
9 2 (0.56%) Legal
9 2 (0.56%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (25.14%) Administrator
2 68 (19.21%) Systems Administrator
3 66 (18.64%) Linux Administrator
4 62 (17.51%) Architect
5 59 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 45 (12.71%) Linux Engineer
6 45 (12.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 36 (10.17%) Technical Architect
8 34 (9.60%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 34 (9.60%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 29 (8.19%) Systems Engineer
10 27 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
11 26 (7.34%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 25 (7.06%) C++ Software Engineer
12 25 (7.06%) Software Engineer
13 23 (6.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 21 (5.93%) C Software Engineer
14 21 (5.93%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 20 (5.65%) Lead Architect
16 19 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (14.41%) Middleware
2 36 (10.17%) XML
3 34 (9.60%) LAMP
4 30 (8.47%) HTML
5 29 (8.19%) Rendezvous
5 29 (8.19%) Ultra Messaging
5 29 (8.19%) XSLT
6 24 (6.78%) LEMP Stack
7 17 (4.80%) LAPP Stack
8 11 (3.11%) JMS
9 10 (2.82%) Flash
10 9 (2.54%) Web Services
11 7 (1.98%) JSON
12 6 (1.69%) JDBC
12 6 (1.69%) Memcached
12 6 (1.69%) SAML
13 4 (1.13%) ELK Stack
13 4 (1.13%) REST
13 4 (1.13%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (1.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.43%) Data Centre
2 38 (10.73%) Computer Science
3 31 (8.76%) Replication
4 22 (6.21%) Clustering
4 22 (6.21%) Embedded Systems
4 22 (6.21%) Public Cloud
5 11 (3.11%) VCE vBlock
5 11 (3.11%) Virtual Team
6 9 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.54%) PKI
7 7 (1.98%) EMC VNX
7 7 (1.98%) Fintech
7 7 (1.98%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.41%) Statistics
10 4 (1.13%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 299 (84.46%) Linux
2 154 (43.50%) Windows
3 102 (28.81%) Solaris
4 70 (19.77%) Unix
5 64 (18.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (13.84%) Windows Server
7 40 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (9.60%) CentOS
10 27 (7.63%) Ubuntu
11 14 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (3.39%) Debian
12 12 (3.39%) Windows 7
13 10 (2.82%) AIX
13 10 (2.82%) VMS
13 10 (2.82%) Windows 2000
13 10 (2.82%) Windows NT
14 8 (2.26%) Data ONTAP
15 7 (1.98%) HPUX
16 6 (1.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (21.47%) Performance Tuning
2 68 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (16.38%) Benchmarking
4 56 (15.82%) DevOps
5 49 (13.84%) Load Balancing
6 48 (13.56%) ITIL
7 36 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 31 (8.76%) Software Engineering
9 29 (8.19%) Capacity Planning
10 27 (7.63%) Configuration Management
10 27 (7.63%) Performance Monitoring
11 26 (7.34%) High Availability
12 23 (6.50%) Migration
13 21 (5.93%) E-Commerce
13 21 (5.93%) Risk Management
14 19 (5.37%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 19 (5.37%) Cybersecurity
15 18 (5.08%) Patch Management
16 17 (4.80%) Performance Management
16 17 (4.80%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 106 (29.94%) Bash Shell
2 97 (27.40%) SQL
3 90 (25.42%) Perl
4 76 (21.47%) Python
5 55 (15.54%) Java
6 43 (12.15%) Ruby
7 41 (11.58%) C
7 41 (11.58%) PowerShell
8 37 (10.45%) Shell Script
9 32 (9.04%) PHP
10 30 (8.47%) JavaScript
11 27 (7.63%) C++
12 16 (4.52%) Korn
13 11 (3.11%) Go
14 8 (2.26%) VBScript
15 6 (1.69%) AWK
15 6 (1.69%) sed
15 6 (1.69%) VB
16 4 (1.13%) Bourne shell
16 4 (1.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (12.15%) Degree
2 29 (8.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 28 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (7.06%) MCSE
5 19 (5.37%) RHCE
5 19 (5.37%) Security Cleared
6 18 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (4.52%) DV Cleared
8 11 (3.11%) CCNA
8 11 (3.11%) RHCSA
9 10 (2.82%) CISSP
9 10 (2.82%) CompTIA Security+
9 10 (2.82%) GIAC
9 10 (2.82%) Linux+ Certification
9 10 (2.82%) Network+ Certification
9 10 (2.82%) SANS
9 10 (2.82%) Security+ Certification
9 10 (2.82%) SSCP
10 7 (1.98%) CCNP
11 6 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.95%) SLA
2 11 (3.11%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.28%) EMIR
3 1 (0.28%) GCP
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 147 (41.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (26.27%) Hyper-V
3 59 (16.67%) KVM
4 58 (16.38%) SRDF
5 57 (16.10%) Oracle RAC
6 56 (15.82%) Xen
7 55 (15.54%) Active Directory
8 45 (12.71%) Samba
9 32 (9.04%) VMware ESX
10 27 (7.63%) iptables
11 25 (7.06%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (6.21%) Virtual Machines
13 21 (5.93%) LXC
13 21 (5.93%) vSphere
14 20 (5.65%) Docker
15 17 (4.80%) Squid
16 14 (3.95%) XenDesktop
17 13 (3.67%) Gluster
18 11 (3.11%) vCloud
19 10 (2.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 71 (20.06%) Puppet
2 44 (12.43%) Ansible
3 39 (11.02%) Nagios
4 37 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (8.19%) NetBackup
6 18 (5.08%) HAProxy
7 12 (3.39%) vMotion
8 10 (2.82%) logstash
9 8 (2.26%) Oracle ZFS
9 8 (2.26%) WMI
10 7 (1.98%) Cacti
10 7 (1.98%) Salt
11 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (1.69%) Nmap
11 6 (1.69%) SCCM
11 6 (1.69%) SnapVault
12 5 (1.41%) ITRS Geneos
12 5 (1.41%) OpenNMS
12 5 (1.41%) Pacemaker
12 5 (1.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 183 (51.69%) VMware
2 135 (38.14%) NetApp
3 112 (31.64%) Cisco
4 108 (30.51%) Oracle
5 104 (29.38%) EMC
6 85 (24.01%) Red Hat
7 67 (18.93%) IBM
8 65 (18.36%) HP
9 59 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 58 (16.38%) Intel
11 45 (12.71%) Sybase
12 33 (9.32%) Citrix
13 29 (8.19%) DataSynapse
13 29 (8.19%) TIBCO
14 23 (6.50%) Brocade
15 20 (5.65%) 3PAR
15 20 (5.65%) SolarWinds
16 17 (4.80%) Veritas
17 12 (3.39%) Sun
18 10 (2.82%) Veeam
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
South London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 21 days ago