The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 152 165 159
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing NFS 13 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.054% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 5.10% 0.61% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £28,500 £53,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,250 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-9.60% -8.76%
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 Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
255 330 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.71% 8.97% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 157 193 124
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,050 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

NFS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

NFS Salary Trend in Scotland

NFS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NFS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

NFS Salary Histogram in Scotland

NFS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Edinburgh - 13 £28,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £25,750 -
NFS
UK

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (55.56%) Samba
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) DNS
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 8 (44.44%) Replication
4 7 (38.89%) EMC
4 7 (38.89%) NetApp
5 6 (33.33%) UNIX
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Solaris
5 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
6 5 (27.78%) Process Management
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
6 5 (27.78%) Veritas
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) BMC
6 5 (27.78%) Sun
6 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
6 5 (27.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (27.78%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
2 5 (27.78%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (22.22%) SSH
3 4 (22.22%) NAS
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) SMTP
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Specialist
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX Specialist
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX Support
1 5 (27.78%) Senior UNIX Specialist
1 5 (27.78%) Senior UNIX Support
1 5 (27.78%) NetApp Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) NetApp Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Storage Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) UNIX
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (27.78%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
2 5 (27.78%) Process Management
2 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (27.78%) Patch Management
3 4 (22.22%) Data Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) Korn
4 2 (11.11%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) HND
1 4 (22.22%) NCDA
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Samba
2 5 (27.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
2 4 (22.22%) SnapMirror
2 4 (22.22%) SnapVault
3 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) EMC
3 7 (38.89%) NetApp
4 5 (27.78%) Veritas
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
4 5 (27.78%) BMC
4 5 (27.78%) Sun
5 4 (22.22%) SAP
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Sybase
6 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat