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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank 155 152 157
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing NFS 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.23% 0.061%
As % of the System Software category 0.90% 2.57% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £26,000 £25,750 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.97% -64.48%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.55%
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
221 272 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.46% 8.78% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 140 160 162
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,800 £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 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 8 February 2016. 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 2 £26,000 +4.00%
NFS
UK

NFS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) iSCSI
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) NetApp
4 7 (41.18%) SAN
4 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Data ONTAP
4 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (41.18%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (35.29%) DNS
5 6 (35.29%) Perl
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) Apache
6 5 (29.41%) SSL
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) Clustering
6 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
7 4 (23.53%) Samba
7 4 (23.53%) SSH
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
7 4 (23.53%) Nagios
7 4 (23.53%) PHP
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) IIS
8 3 (17.65%) Python

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Solr
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) iSCSI
2 7 (41.18%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) SSL
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) SSH
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) HTTP
7 2 (11.76%) SMTP
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.88%) LAN
8 1 (5.88%) LDAP
8 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (35.29%) NetApp Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) Support Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) SAN Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) SAN Storage Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) SAN Support
5 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (11.76%) NetApp Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Storage Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
1 2 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) CentOS
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (23.53%) Samba
3 3 (17.65%) iptables
3 3 (17.65%) Postfix
3 3 (17.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Nagios
2 3 (17.65%) yum
3 1 (5.88%) Munin
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) NetApp
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds