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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 147 171 154
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing NFS 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.052% 0.094%
As % of the System Software category 2.29% 0.75% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
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
218 268 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.38% 7.00% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 135 178 163
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £51,698
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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
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 22 May 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
Glasgow +6 2 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
NFS
UK

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (70.00%) DNS
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) EMC
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (40.00%) NCDA
4 4 (40.00%) Data Management
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Replication
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (40.00%) NAS
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (20.00%) LDAP
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) SMTP
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) PBX
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) NCDA
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Samba
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) EMC
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) Rackspace