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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
Rank 910 - 958
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NDS 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% - 0.010%
As % of the System Software category 0.025% - 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £32,698
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
11859 12837 11740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.24% 12.40% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10089 10601 9889
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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
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 28 April 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
South East - 2 - -
North West - 1 - -
NDS
UK

NDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 4 (66.67%) Windows NT
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 4 (66.67%) Novell
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (66.67%) ISA Server
3 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) Forcepoint
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Presales
3 4 (66.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Product Management
3 4 (66.67%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Blue Coat

NDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Sales Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 4 (66.67%) Windows NT
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
1 4 (66.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Email Filtering
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 4 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 4 (66.67%) Squid
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) pfSense
3 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
3 1 (16.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (33.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 4 (66.67%) Forcepoint
3 4 (66.67%) Novell
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (33.33%) NetIQ
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) VMware