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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network File System (NFS)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 169 158
Rank change year-on-year +19 -11  
Permanent jobs citing NFS 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.037% 0.035% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 0.35% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £23,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.18% +29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £31,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +42.85% -32.25%  

NFS is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 246 283 246
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 9.08% 9.85% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 262 296 244
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £23,500 £22,525
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £63,750 £56,875
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

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
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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 1 £23,000 -58.18%
Glasgow - 1 £23,000 -
NFS
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) VMware