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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 735 713 745
Rank change year-on-year -22 +32  
Permanent jobs citing NFS 139 225 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.21% 1.80% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 116 207 184
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,700 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £91,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £31,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +42.85% -32.25%  

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 11500 12483 12809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.93% 12.69% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 18682 19844
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for NFS in the UK

NFS
Top 9 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 28 June 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 -42 132 £57,500 - 18
London -67 92 £57,500 - 8
UK excluding London +44 41 £45,000 +42.85% 12
South East +56 18 £60,000 +26.31% 6
Midlands +18 8 £47,500 +15.85%
South West 0 8 £45,000 -21.73% 1
North of England -11 5 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Scotland +19 1 £23,000 -58.18%
East of England -16 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 231 (81.05%) Linux
2 152 (53.33%) VMware
3 113 (39.65%) DNS
4 111 (38.95%) SAN
5 110 (38.60%) Windows
6 107 (37.54%) iSCSI
7 101 (35.44%) Python
8 100 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 96 (33.68%) Puppet
10 94 (32.98%) Perl
10 94 (32.98%) DevOps
11 92 (32.28%) Ansible
12 87 (30.53%) NetApp
13 85 (29.82%) Bash Shell
14 79 (27.72%) Firewall
15 78 (27.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 72 (25.26%) HP
16 72 (25.26%) Apache
17 71 (24.91%) LDAP
17 71 (24.91%) Fibre Channel
18 70 (24.56%) Red Hat
19 67 (23.51%) Active Directory
20 64 (22.46%) Solaris
20 64 (22.46%) Unix
21 63 (22.11%) MySQL
22 62 (21.75%) Cisco
22 62 (21.75%) Ubuntu
23 61 (21.40%) Finance
24 60 (21.05%) CentOS
25 58 (20.35%) Disaster Recovery

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 72 (25.26%) Apache
2 48 (16.84%) Tomcat
3 22 (7.72%) MS Exchange
4 17 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (5.96%) IIS
5 15 (5.26%) nginx
6 12 (4.21%) Oracle Coherence
6 12 (4.21%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.46%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.46%) SAS
8 6 (2.11%) DataSynapse
8 6 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (1.75%) Confluence
9 5 (1.75%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.05%) CMS
11 3 (1.05%) ColdFusion
11 3 (1.05%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 8 (2.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 51 (17.89%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.81%) SaaS
4 7 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.46%) Office 365
5 6 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.75%) IaaS
7 4 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.05%) PaaS
9 2 (0.70%) Joyent
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 113 (39.65%) DNS
2 111 (38.95%) SAN
3 107 (37.54%) iSCSI
4 79 (27.72%) Firewall
5 71 (24.91%) Fibre Channel
5 71 (24.91%) LDAP
6 57 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 52 (18.25%) NAS
8 47 (16.49%) VPN
9 37 (12.98%) DHCP
10 35 (12.28%) FCoE
11 25 (8.77%) HTTP
11 25 (8.77%) VLAN
12 22 (7.72%) BGP
12 22 (7.72%) Junos
12 22 (7.72%) OSPF
12 22 (7.72%) RIP
13 20 (7.02%) FTP
13 20 (7.02%) IGMP
13 20 (7.02%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.11%) MySQL
2 20 (7.02%) MongoDB
2 20 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (4.21%) Hadoop
4 12 (4.21%) HBase
5 8 (2.81%) MariaDB
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.40%) Redis
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.70%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.70%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.70%) SQLite
9 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.35%) Informix
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 21 (7.37%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.56%) Subversion
4 12 (4.21%) JIRA
5 4 (1.40%) Redmine
5 4 (1.40%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.05%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.35%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.35%) GCC
7 1 (0.35%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.35%) Maven
7 1 (0.35%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 61 (21.40%) Finance
2 21 (7.37%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.61%) Banking
4 12 (4.21%) Marketing
5 8 (2.81%) Electronics
5 8 (2.81%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.46%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.05%) Back Office
8 2 (0.70%) Games
8 2 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (23.16%) Administrator
2 56 (19.65%) Linux Engineer
3 54 (18.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 53 (18.60%) Systems Administrator
5 46 (16.14%) Linux Administrator
6 37 (12.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 34 (11.93%) Analyst
8 29 (10.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 26 (9.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 24 (8.42%) Senior DevOps
11 23 (8.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (7.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 21 (7.37%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (7.37%) Unix Engineer
14 20 (7.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 18 (6.32%) Architect
15 18 (6.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 17 (5.96%) Storage Engineer
16 17 (5.96%) Technical Architect
17 16 (5.61%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.53%) LAMP
2 14 (4.91%) YAML
3 12 (4.21%) Middleware
4 9 (3.16%) XML
5 7 (2.46%) Flash
5 7 (2.46%) HTML
5 7 (2.46%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (2.46%) Web Services
6 6 (2.11%) Rendezvous
6 6 (2.11%) Ultra Messaging
6 6 (2.11%) XSLT
7 5 (1.75%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (1.05%) POSIX
8 3 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.05%) Sass
9 2 (0.70%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.70%) CGI
9 2 (0.70%) J2EE
10 1 (0.35%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.95%) Replication
2 33 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (11.23%) Data Centre
4 24 (8.42%) Clustering
5 16 (5.61%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (5.26%) Public Cloud
7 14 (4.91%) PKI
8 13 (4.56%) Private Cloud
9 11 (3.86%) Derivative
9 11 (3.86%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (2.81%) Virtual Team
11 8 (2.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 7 (2.46%) Computer Science
12 7 (2.46%) EMC VNX
13 6 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.75%) Hedge funds
15 4 (1.40%) HP Storage
15 4 (1.40%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 231 (81.05%) Linux
2 110 (38.60%) Windows
3 78 (27.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 64 (22.46%) Solaris
4 64 (22.46%) Unix
5 62 (21.75%) Ubuntu
6 60 (21.05%) CentOS
7 44 (15.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (10.53%) Windows Server
10 24 (8.42%) AIX
11 16 (5.61%) Debian
12 13 (4.56%) Data ONTAP
13 10 (3.51%) Windows 7
14 8 (2.81%) Mac OS X
14 8 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (2.11%) FreeBSD
16 5 (1.75%) VMS
16 5 (1.75%) Windows 2000
16 5 (1.75%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (32.98%) DevOps
2 58 (20.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 55 (19.30%) ITIL
4 42 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (14.04%) Open Source
6 35 (12.28%) Capacity Planning
7 30 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 25 (8.77%) High Availability
9 24 (8.42%) Business Continuity
10 22 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (7.37%) Low Latency
12 20 (7.02%) Mentoring
13 18 (6.32%) Security Patching
14 16 (5.61%) Capacity Management
14 16 (5.61%) Incident Management
14 16 (5.61%) Performance Management
14 16 (5.61%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (5.26%) Benchmarking
16 14 (4.91%) Change Management
16 14 (4.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (35.44%) Python
2 94 (32.98%) Perl
3 85 (29.82%) Bash Shell
4 54 (18.95%) Ruby
5 38 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 36 (12.63%) PHP
7 35 (12.28%) SQL
8 26 (9.12%) PowerShell
9 24 (8.42%) Java
10 19 (6.67%) C
11 8 (2.81%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.46%) Korn
13 6 (2.11%) AWK
13 6 (2.11%) sed
14 4 (1.40%) C++
14 4 (1.40%) Groovy
14 4 (1.40%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.40%) VB
15 3 (1.05%) C#
16 2 (0.70%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 24 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (3.51%) MCSE
5 9 (3.16%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.81%) CCNA
6 8 (2.81%) Degree
7 7 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.11%) CCNP
8 6 (2.11%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.40%) CISSP
9 4 (1.40%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (1.40%) GIAC
9 4 (1.40%) Linux+ Certification
9 4 (1.40%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (1.40%) RHCE
9 4 (1.40%) SANS
9 4 (1.40%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (1.40%) SSCP
9 4 (1.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.61%) SLA
2 3 (1.05%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 100 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (23.51%) Active Directory
3 55 (19.30%) Hyper-V
4 52 (18.25%) VMware ESXi
5 45 (15.79%) KVM
6 40 (14.04%) Samba
7 35 (12.28%) Virtual Machines
8 30 (10.53%) vSphere
9 29 (10.18%) Docker
10 26 (9.12%) iptables
11 22 (7.72%) Xen
12 13 (4.56%) XenApp
13 12 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
13 12 (4.21%) SRDF
13 12 (4.21%) XenServer
14 11 (3.86%) Squid
15 9 (3.16%) Sendmail
15 9 (3.16%) vCloud
16 7 (2.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 5 (1.75%) BIND 9
Systems Management
1 96 (33.68%) Puppet
2 92 (32.28%) Ansible
3 50 (17.54%) Nagios
4 41 (14.39%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (8.07%) NetBackup
6 20 (7.02%) vMotion
7 17 (5.96%) vCenter Server
8 14 (4.91%) Microsoft Clustering
8 14 (4.91%) Oracle ZFS
9 13 (4.56%) HAProxy
10 11 (3.86%) Salt
11 8 (2.81%) Red Hat Satellite
11 8 (2.81%) WMI
12 6 (2.11%) Backup Exec
12 6 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (1.75%) CFEngine
13 5 (1.75%) Grafana
13 5 (1.75%) Simpana
14 4 (1.40%) EMC VPLEX
14 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 152 (53.33%) VMware
2 87 (30.53%) NetApp
3 72 (25.26%) HP
4 70 (24.56%) Red Hat
5 62 (21.75%) Cisco
6 56 (19.65%) Microsoft
7 54 (18.95%) Oracle
8 44 (15.44%) EMC
9 36 (12.63%) Citrix
10 20 (7.02%) Brocade
10 20 (7.02%) Dell
11 18 (6.32%) Veritas
12 17 (5.96%) SolarWinds
13 16 (5.61%) IBM
13 16 (5.61%) Sybase
14 15 (5.26%) Intel
15 11 (3.86%) 3PAR
16 10 (3.51%) Veeam
17 9 (3.16%) CommVault
17 9 (3.16%) Vyatta
Hounslow, Middlesex
Computer People
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Medical
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Portsmouth Hospitals
Salary: £47,092 - £58,217 per annum (Band 8b)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Hook
Spectrum IT
Posted: 13 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
WANdisco
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Epiq Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: & benefits and bonus
Posted: 26 days ago