The table below looks at the statistics for NDS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NDS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell Directory Services (NDS)
Rank 622 - 625
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NDS 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% - 0.006%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% - 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £39,398 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary - £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -25.33%
NDS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5342 4646 4700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.69% 10.07% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4699 4060 4139
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

NDS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NDS Jobs Demand Trend in London

NDS
Salary Trend in London

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

NDS Salary Trend in London

NDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco

NDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) PaaS
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco