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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 150 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NFS 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% - 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 1.54% - 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £27,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 - £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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
259 262 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.27% 7.66% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 154 177 147
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 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 - 3 £27,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
NFS
UK

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Apache
5 4 (40.00%) PHP
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Samba
6 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (30.00%) Perl
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) SMTP
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) CentOS

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) SMTP
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (20.00%) LDAP
5 1 (10.00%) PBX
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
1 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Samba
5 2 (20.00%) XenApp
6 1 (10.00%) Firmware
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Sybase
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Dell