Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for NFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NFS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 202 213
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11 +39
Permanent jobs citing NFS 4 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.071% 0.21% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 0.72% 2.00% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 17
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +87.50% -31.43%
10th Percentile £23,000 £28,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £46,500 £50,750 £33,050
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% - +3.77%

NFS is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 557 549 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.84% 10.61% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 401 363 329
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +2.04%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,350 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.53%

NFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing NFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for NFS in Scotland

NFS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for NFS in Scotland

NFS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NFS in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for NFS in Scotland

NFS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NFS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -10 3 £45,000 +52.54% 1
Edinburgh -19 2 £23,000 -54.00%
NFS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing NFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for NFS.

1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Maya
2 2 (50.00%) Houdini
2 2 (50.00%) Animation
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Rendering
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Animation
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Effects
2 2 (50.00%) NUKE
2 2 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

NFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Houdini
1 2 (50.00%) Maya
1 2 (50.00%) NUKE
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Animation
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Rendering
1 2 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Effects
2 1 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp