The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 95 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing NFS 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 2.82% 3.05% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -65.51%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.55%
NFS
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
71 131 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.58% 9.73% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40 70 70
Average salary £38,250 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

NFS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

NFS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (50.00%) NetApp
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) SAN
4 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Data ONTAP
4 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (43.75%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (37.50%) Perl
6 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 5 (31.25%) Apache
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) SSL
6 5 (31.25%) Clustering
6 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
7 4 (25.00%) Samba
7 4 (25.00%) SSH
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (25.00%) Nagios
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) PHP
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Python
8 3 (18.75%) Postfix
8 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 7 (43.75%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) SSL
4 4 (25.00%) SSH
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) HTTP
6 2 (12.50%) SMTP
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.25%) LAN
7 1 (6.25%) LDAP
7 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (37.50%) NetApp Specialist
3 5 (31.25%) Support Specialist
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) SAN Specialist
5 3 (18.75%) SAN Storage Specialist
5 3 (18.75%) SAN Support
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) LAMP
1 2 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) CentOS
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (25.00%) Samba
3 3 (18.75%) iptables
3 3 (18.75%) Postfix
3 3 (18.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
2 3 (18.75%) yum
3 1 (6.25%) Munin
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) NetApp
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds