The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 86 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing NFS 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.16% 0.074% -
As % of the System Software category 7.61% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.55%
NFS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
197 150 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.27% 11.05% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 179 124 148
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NFS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

NFS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NFS across the Wales region.

NFS Salary Trend in Wales

NFS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

NFS Salary Histogram in Wales

NFS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
South Wales +16 15 £41,500 -2.35%
NFS
UK

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 14 (87.50%) IBM
1 14 (87.50%) EMC
1 14 (87.50%) SAN
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Apache
3 9 (56.25%) iSCSI
3 9 (56.25%) NAS
4 8 (50.00%) CentOS
4 8 (50.00%) Kerberos
4 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (43.75%) Advertising
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Squid
5 7 (43.75%) Marketing
5 7 (43.75%) DNS
5 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Network Security
5 7 (43.75%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (43.75%) PaaS
5 7 (43.75%) Low Latency
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (37.50%) Veritas
6 6 (37.50%) Unix
6 6 (37.50%) Solaris
7 5 (31.25%) CLARiiON
7 5 (31.25%) SAP Basis
7 5 (31.25%) Samba
7 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
7 5 (31.25%) NetWeaver
7 5 (31.25%) SAP

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 11 (68.75%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) NetWeaver
3 1 (6.25%) Drupal
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) SAN
2 9 (56.25%) iSCSI
2 9 (56.25%) NAS
3 8 (50.00%) Kerberos
4 7 (43.75%) DNS
4 7 (43.75%) Network Security
4 7 (43.75%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) SSL
6 3 (18.75%) VLAN
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) LAN
7 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (6.25%) IPsec
8 1 (6.25%) LDAP
8 1 (6.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
1 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) GitLab
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (43.75%) Advertising
1 7 (43.75%) Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Unix Administrator
4 5 (31.25%) SAP Administrator
4 5 (31.25%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Basis
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Flex
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) Django
3 1 (6.25%) Drush
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Solaris
4 6 (37.50%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) SUSE
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Low Latency
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development
3 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Security Hardening
4 1 (6.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Squid
2 5 (31.25%) Samba
2 5 (31.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (18.75%) iptables
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) Ceph
5 1 (6.25%) Docker
5 1 (6.25%) GlusterFS
5 1 (6.25%) LXC
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (31.25%) Tivoli
2 5 (31.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) CFEngine
3 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Salt
3 1 (6.25%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) EMC
1 14 (87.50%) IBM
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) Veritas
4 5 (31.25%) Axway
4 5 (31.25%) SAP
4 5 (31.25%) Sun
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Brocade
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Rackspace