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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell Directory Services (NDS)
Rank - 867 851
Permanent jobs citing NDS 0 32 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.029% 0.001%
As % of the System Software category - 0.27% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - -
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
11278 11885 10377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.06% 10.91% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9462 9876 8883
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 4 (66.67%) UMTS
2 4 (66.67%) HNC
2 4 (66.67%) HND
2 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 4 (66.67%) SS7
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Product Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Nagios
5 1 (16.67%) NFS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB

NDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) GSM
1 4 (66.67%) UMTS
1 4 (66.67%) SS7
2 1 (16.67%) MRTG
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
1 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Product Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) HNC
1 4 (66.67%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
1 4 (66.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco