The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
UK
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 736 685 753
Rank change year-on-year -51 +68  
Permanent jobs citing NFS 121 245 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.12% 1.98% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 100 217 182
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £26,990 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £31,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +45.16% -28.73%  

NFS is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10804 12353 13211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.69% 12.58% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9148 10462 10915
Median salary £42,750 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.58% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing NFS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in the UK

NFS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for NFS in the UK

NFS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NFS over the 3 months to 29 May 2017.

Salary histogram for NFS 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 29 May 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 -57 113 £57,500 - 22
London -59 83 £57,500 -4.16% 15
South East +68 13 £45,000 - 2
City of London +23 13 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Berkshire +41 9 £45,000 -
Reading +22 9 £45,000 -
West Midlands +7 6 £47,500 +15.85% 1
South West +18 5 £45,000 -21.73%
Bristol +7 5 £45,000 -21.73%
North Yorkshire +9 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -1 3 £37,500 +10.92% 1
Telford - 3 £47,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey +53 2 £56,250 - 2
Warwickshire +17 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £65,000 -
Oxford - 2 £65,000 -
Manchester - 2 £39,500 - 2
North West - 2 £39,500 - 2
Gaydon - 2 - -
Wimbledon +25 1 £40,000 -45.76%
East Midlands +16 1 - -
Coventry +6 1 £51,303 +15.28% 1
Scotland - 1 £66,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
York - 1 £40,000 - 1
Staines - 1 £37,500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £66,000 -
Derby - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 221 (80.07%) Linux
2 143 (51.81%) VMware
3 112 (40.58%) SAN
4 108 (39.13%) Windows
5 105 (38.04%) iSCSI
6 99 (35.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 99 (35.87%) DNS
7 87 (31.52%) NetApp
8 86 (31.16%) DevOps
9 84 (30.43%) Python
10 83 (30.07%) Puppet
10 83 (30.07%) Fibre Channel
11 82 (29.71%) Perl
12 79 (28.62%) Ansible
13 77 (27.90%) Solaris
14 72 (26.09%) Cisco
14 72 (26.09%) Bash Shell
15 71 (25.72%) Apache
16 70 (25.36%) HP
16 70 (25.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 68 (24.64%) Unix
17 68 (24.64%) Firewall
18 67 (24.28%) Hyper-V
19 66 (23.91%) Finance
20 65 (23.55%) Oracle
21 63 (22.83%) LDAP
21 63 (22.83%) Red Hat
22 61 (22.10%) NAS
23 60 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
23 60 (21.74%) Active Directory

NFS
Co-occurring 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 71 (25.72%) Apache
2 48 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 25 (9.06%) IIS
4 22 (7.97%) Oracle Coherence
5 20 (7.25%) MS Exchange
6 18 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (5.80%) WebSphere
8 13 (4.71%) nginx
9 12 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 10 (3.62%) DataSynapse
11 8 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (2.17%) OpenStack
13 5 (1.81%) Confluence
13 5 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.81%) SAS
14 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (1.09%) CMS
15 3 (1.09%) ColdFusion
15 3 (1.09%) Drupal
16 2 (0.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.62%) RMDS
2 8 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.72%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.54%) Office 365
3 7 (2.54%) SaaS
4 6 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.81%) IaaS
6 4 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.72%) Joyent
8 2 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (40.58%) SAN
2 105 (38.04%) iSCSI
3 99 (35.87%) DNS
4 83 (30.07%) Fibre Channel
5 68 (24.64%) Firewall
6 63 (22.83%) LDAP
7 61 (22.10%) NAS
8 51 (18.48%) TCP/IP
9 45 (16.30%) FCoE
10 39 (14.13%) DHCP
11 36 (13.04%) VPN
12 31 (11.23%) HTTP
12 31 (11.23%) LAN
13 30 (10.87%) WAN
14 22 (7.97%) FTP
14 22 (7.97%) Multicast
15 21 (7.61%) VLAN
16 18 (6.52%) Internet
17 16 (5.80%) SSH
18 14 (5.07%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.57%) MySQL
2 23 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.25%) Hadoop
3 20 (7.25%) HBase
4 16 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (5.43%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.90%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.54%) MariaDB
8 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.09%) Redis
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.72%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.72%) DB2
10 2 (0.72%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.72%) OLAP
10 2 (0.72%) OLTP
10 2 (0.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 16 (5.80%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.71%) Subversion
4 11 (3.99%) JIRA
5 4 (1.45%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.09%) Redmine
7 2 (0.72%) GCC
8 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.36%) Maven
8 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 66 (23.91%) Finance
2 20 (7.25%) Banking
2 20 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.71%) Marketing
4 12 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.90%) Electronics
5 8 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.17%) Back Office
7 3 (1.09%) Games
8 2 (0.72%) Front Office
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
8 2 (0.72%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (21.38%) Administrator
2 49 (17.75%) Linux Engineer
3 46 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 45 (16.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 40 (14.49%) Linux Administrator
6 31 (11.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 29 (10.51%) Architect
8 26 (9.42%) Technical Architect
9 25 (9.06%) Infrastructure Architect
10 23 (8.33%) Analyst
10 23 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 23 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 23 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
11 21 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (7.25%) Unix Engineer
13 19 (6.88%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (6.52%) Storage Manager
15 17 (6.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 17 (6.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 17 (6.16%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.70%) LAMP
2 17 (6.16%) Middleware
3 14 (5.07%) YAML
4 13 (4.71%) XML
5 11 (3.99%) HTML
6 10 (3.62%) Rendezvous
6 10 (3.62%) Ultra Messaging
6 10 (3.62%) XSLT
7 9 (3.26%) Flash
8 6 (2.17%) Web Services
9 5 (1.81%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (1.81%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (1.81%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (1.09%) CGI
10 3 (1.09%) Memcached
10 3 (1.09%) POSIX
10 3 (1.09%) Sass
11 2 (0.72%) Java EE
11 2 (0.72%) JMS
11 2 (0.72%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.32%) Data Centre
2 32 (11.59%) Replication
3 24 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (7.25%) Public Cloud
5 19 (6.88%) Clustering
6 18 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
7 17 (6.16%) PKI
8 13 (4.71%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 11 (3.99%) Private Cloud
10 10 (3.62%) Computer Science
10 10 (3.62%) Derivative
10 10 (3.62%) Virtual Team
11 9 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (2.54%) Management Information System
13 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (1.81%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (1.45%) EMC VNX
15 4 (1.45%) FlexPod
15 4 (1.45%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 221 (80.07%) Linux
2 108 (39.13%) Windows
3 77 (27.90%) Solaris
4 70 (25.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 68 (24.64%) Unix
6 52 (18.84%) Ubuntu
7 44 (15.94%) CentOS
8 35 (12.68%) Windows Server
8 35 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (10.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (8.70%) AIX
11 18 (6.52%) Debian
12 13 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (4.35%) Data ONTAP
14 9 (3.26%) VMS
14 9 (3.26%) Windows 2000
14 9 (3.26%) Windows NT
15 8 (2.90%) Windows 7
16 6 (2.17%) FreeBSD
17 4 (1.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (31.16%) DevOps
2 55 (19.93%) ITIL
3 51 (18.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 39 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (13.77%) Capacity Planning
6 30 (10.87%) Open Source
7 29 (10.51%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (9.06%) Benchmarking
8 25 (9.06%) Configuration Management
9 23 (8.33%) Performance Management
10 19 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (6.52%) High Availability
11 18 (6.52%) Mentoring
12 17 (6.16%) Project Management
13 15 (5.43%) Incident Management
13 15 (5.43%) Migration
14 14 (5.07%) Change Management
14 14 (5.07%) Storage Virtualisation
15 13 (4.71%) Capacity Management
15 13 (4.71%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 84 (30.43%) Python
2 82 (29.71%) Perl
3 72 (26.09%) Bash Shell
4 43 (15.58%) Ruby
5 41 (14.86%) SQL
6 39 (14.13%) Shell Script
7 36 (13.04%) PHP
8 32 (11.59%) Java
9 27 (9.78%) PowerShell
10 15 (5.43%) C
11 11 (3.99%) JavaScript
12 8 (2.90%) VB
13 6 (2.17%) Korn
14 5 (1.81%) C++
15 4 (1.45%) AWK
15 4 (1.45%) Go
15 4 (1.45%) Groovy
15 4 (1.45%) sed
15 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (3.99%) Degree
5 10 (3.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (2.90%) CCNA
6 8 (2.90%) MCSE
6 8 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.17%) CCNP
8 5 (1.81%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.09%) CCENT
9 3 (1.09%) CISSP
9 3 (1.09%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.09%) RHCE
9 3 (1.09%) SANS
9 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.09%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (1.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.36%) EMIR
2 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.36%) MiFID
2 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 99 (35.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (24.28%) Hyper-V
3 60 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 51 (18.48%) KVM
5 43 (15.58%) Samba
6 40 (14.49%) VMware ESXi
7 33 (11.96%) Xen
8 28 (10.14%) Virtual Machines
9 27 (9.78%) vSphere
10 25 (9.06%) Docker
11 23 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
12 22 (7.97%) SRDF
13 18 (6.52%) iptables
14 13 (4.71%) vCloud
15 12 (4.35%) Squid
16 11 (3.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 10 (3.62%) XenDesktop
18 9 (3.26%) XenApp
19 8 (2.90%) Forefront TMG
19 8 (2.90%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 83 (30.07%) Puppet
2 79 (28.62%) Ansible
3 42 (15.22%) Nagios
4 39 (14.13%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (10.14%) NetBackup
6 20 (7.25%) vCenter Server
7 16 (5.80%) vMotion
8 13 (4.71%) Microsoft Clustering
8 13 (4.71%) WMI
9 12 (4.35%) HAProxy
10 10 (3.62%) Salt
11 9 (3.26%) Oracle ZFS
12 6 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
13 5 (1.81%) Grafana
14 4 (1.45%) Backup Exec
14 4 (1.45%) OpenView
14 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 4 (1.45%) SCOM
14 4 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 4 (1.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 143 (51.81%) VMware
2 87 (31.52%) NetApp
3 72 (26.09%) Cisco
4 70 (25.36%) HP
5 65 (23.55%) Oracle
6 63 (22.83%) Red Hat
7 50 (18.12%) EMC
8 49 (17.75%) Microsoft
9 30 (10.87%) Citrix
10 27 (9.78%) Sybase
11 24 (8.70%) Brocade
11 24 (8.70%) Intel
11 24 (8.70%) Veritas
12 23 (8.33%) IBM
13 16 (5.80%) SolarWinds
14 14 (5.07%) Dell
15 10 (3.62%) TIBCO
16 9 (3.26%) 3PAR
16 9 (3.26%) Veeam
17 8 (2.90%) SAP
London
Resource Solutions - Man Group
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £53000.00 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago