The table below looks at the statistics for NDS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NDS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell Directory Services (NDS)
Rank 878 885 859
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs citing NDS 5 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.040% 0.095% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 10
Average salary £42,500 £19,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+117.94% -51.25%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £19,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+233.33% -48.00%
NDS
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 England region.

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12426 11539 10385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.04% 10.31% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 9724 8764
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

NDS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NDS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NDS Jobs Demand Trend in England

NDS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NDS across the England region.

NDS Salary Trend in England

NDS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NDS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

NDS Salary Histogram in England

NDS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NDS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
South East +17 4 £42,500 - 1
London - 1 £72,500 -
NDS
UK

NDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing NDS 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 NDS.

1 30 (93.75%) UNIX
2 21 (65.63%) GSM
2 21 (65.63%) UMTS
2 21 (65.63%) TIBCO
2 21 (65.63%) SS7
2 21 (65.63%) Service Delivery
2 21 (65.63%) Change Management
2 21 (65.63%) Marketing
2 21 (65.63%) Product Marketing
2 21 (65.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 18 (56.25%) HNC
3 18 (56.25%) HND
4 13 (40.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 11 (34.38%) Windows
6 10 (31.25%) MCSE
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (31.25%) DHCP
6 10 (31.25%) DNS
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (31.25%) VMware
7 9 (28.13%) Linux
7 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
8 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (25.00%) Clustering
8 8 (25.00%) SCCM

NDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing NDS 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 NDS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (25.00%) PaaS
1 8 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) GSM
1 21 (65.63%) UMTS
1 21 (65.63%) SS7
2 10 (31.25%) DNS
2 10 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (15.63%) SMS
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (3.13%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 21 (65.63%) Marketing
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Administrator
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) UNIX
2 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Service Delivery
1 21 (65.63%) Change Management
1 21 (65.63%) Product Marketing
2 8 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.13%) CRM
3 1 (3.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) HNC
1 18 (56.25%) HND
2 10 (31.25%) MCSE
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (6.25%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) MCSA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) NFS
4 1 (3.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) SCCM
1 8 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) TIBCO
1 21 (65.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 13 (40.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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